The Torch

Xavier brushes off Red Storm in straight sets

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

October 30, 2013

St. John’s fell to the hands of Big East opponent Xavier in straight sets (26-24, 25-18, 25-21) Friday evening.   Xavier’s timely finishes in both the first and second set put the Red Storm in a deep hole, which led to their...

Daly ties Burtis, Tinari nets golden goal

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

October 30, 2013

St. John’s pulled out the come from behind victory Sunday afternoon, 3-2, over the Providence Friars due to late heroics from Rachel Daly and Morgan Tinari. After the Johnnies’ slow first half start, Daly erupted with 2...

Volleyball falls to Butler

Ann Marie Turton, Contributing Writer

October 27, 2013

St. John’s fell just a little short against Butler on Saturday night as the Bulldogs held on for a 3-2 victory. Butler’s Belle Obert and Stephanie Kranda led the way with 18 and 12 kills, respectively. Butler (18-5, 5-3) had...

St. John’s holds No. 16 to 0-0 tie

Anthony Scianna, Staff Writer

October 24, 2013

St. John’s battled No. 16 Marquette to a scoreless double overtime draw on a frigid night at Belson Stadium. The Red Storm offense looked strong as they controlled possession and totaled 19 shots throughout the match. Senior...

McDermott’s golden goal lifts Xavier past St. John’s

Carmine Carcieri, Contributing Writer

October 20, 2013

The St. John’s men’s soccer team looked for its first conference win of the season on a rainy Saturday night against Xavier, but an overtime goal from Xavier’s John McDermott sent the Red Storm to 0-4-1 in Big East play....

Sepe’s goal lifts SJU over South Carolina

Kyle Fitzgerald, Online Editor

September 14, 2013

Sophomore Sean Sepe scored the decisive goal in No. 12/12 St. John’s 1-0 victory over South Carolina. The game was a defensive clinic until Sepe’s goal in the 60th minute gave the Red Storm a slim goal advantage which woul...

The Red Storm embrace Jimmy Mulligan after his game-winning PK goal.

Zippin’ Through the Night

September 7, 2013

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