The Independent Student Newspaper of St. John's University

The Torch

Double Duty: Leo Leads Two Tennis Teams

Double Duty: Leo Leads Two Tennis Teams

John Cavanagh, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Tennis

When St. John’s tennis Coach Lauren Leo arrives on campus, there is little time to rest. Upon checking in, her day begins with checking on the women’s strength and conditioning schedule, some paper work in the office and stringing rackets … all before going to practice. “[I’m] just managing everything so ever...

Red Storm Roundup: Baseball, softball roll to weekend sweeps

John Cavanagh, Contributing Writer

March 29, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Lacrosse, Men's Tennis, Softball, Sports, Sports Scroll, Tennis, Women's Tennis

Men’s Tennis Wins First Big East Matchup of the Season St. John’s men’s tennis beat the Georgetown Hoyas 4-0 Friday morning at the National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y. It was a big win for the Red Storm, snapping a four game losing streak coming into this pivotal Big East matchup....

Roberto Livi making his mark at St. John’s

Roberto Livi making his mark at St. John’s

Kaylee Herndon, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll

Men’s tennis standout senior Roberto Livi recently made consolation finals at the Oracles/ITA Masters tournament, a prestigious 32-player tournament held at the Malibu Racquet Club in Malibu, Calif.  “To compete against the best players in the country, [I am] very honored...I got some great victories...

Red Storm Roundup: Big wins at home for men’s, women’s soccer

Red Storm Roundup: Big wins at home for men’s, women’s soccer

Nick McCreven, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Women's Soccer

NCAA Men's Soccer (10/15): St. John's 2, Butler 1 The Red Storm men’s soccer team took on No. 11/14 Butler on Saturday at Belson Stadium and came away with a 2-1 victory. Alistair Johnston scored St. John’s first goal in the 37th minute assisted by Mauricio Rivas. Butler fired back in the 64th minute with a...

No shortage of spirit for SJU Senior

No shortage of spirit for SJU Senior

Troy Mauriello and Carmine Carcieri

October 5, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Lacrosse, Men's Basketball, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll, Track & Field, Volleyball, Women's Basketball, Women's Soccer, Women's Tennis

If you told Brendan Eugene three years ago that he’d be running the official student fan group of St. John’s University, RedZone, he himself wouldn’t have believed you. Eugene, a 20-year-old senior from Bay Shore, NY, was a self-described shy freshman as he began school at St. John’s in 20...

SJU tennis back in action at Princeton

SJU tennis back in action at Princeton

Kaylee Herndon, Staff Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s tennis team opened up their 2016 season with notable singles and doubles performances at the Ivy-Plus Invitational, hosted by Princeton University over this past weekend. “Overall we had a good weekend against a lot of high-level competition. I feel our results were good...

St. John’s Men’s Tennis Sweeps Doubleheader on Saturday Night

William Harris, Staff Writer

March 9, 2016


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

St. John’s men’s tennis improved to an impressive 14-4 record (8-0 at home) with a doubleheader sweep on Sunday. They defeated Army 4-1 and shut out St. Francis Brooklyn 7-0. St. John’s didn’t get off to a great start, and were forced to rally in the first match Army took two of the three...

Tennis: Women beat Georgetown, Men upset Harvard

Tennis: Women beat Georgetown, Men upset Harvard

Sydney Johnson, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Women's Tennis

Friday was a very good day for St. John’s tennis as both teams earned road wins. The women went to Washington D.C. and beat the Georgetown Hoyas 5-2. The men upset Harvard in Cambridge, Massachusetts 4-3. The men began the day by sweeping the Crimson in doubles play. Lucas Hejhal and Dusan Vukice...

Men’s Tennis competes at tournament hosted by Princeton

Reza Moreno, Staff Writer

September 24, 2015


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

St. John’s men’s tennis traveled to Princeton University this past weekend for the first ever IVY Plus Tournament. The tournament hosted twenty-one teams including 7 ivy leagues. The IVY Plus Tournament already gained a reputation since there were 17 players on the ITA preseason singles rankings ...

Men’s tennis wins second straight Big East Tourney title

Men’s tennis wins second straight Big East Tourney title

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

April 29, 2015


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

The St. John’s men and women’s tennis teams both finished out their regular seasons with impressive three game winning streaks that helped them gain momentum for a huge event in Indianapolis this past weekend: the Big East Tournament. Head coach Eric Rebhuhn’s teams kept their confidence going...

Tennis coach has taken on challenging, but familiar role

Tennis coach has taken on challenging, but familiar role

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer

April 21, 2015


Filed under Home Scroll, Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The St. John’s tennis program was in need of a women’s tennis coach before the season. Instead of looking outside for a  new head coach, they looked within. When the season started, Eric Rebhuhn was the head coach of the men’s tennis team. Rebhuhn spent four seasons as head coach of both the...

Tennis Teams Start Off Strong In 2015

Samuel Dieudonne, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The St. John’s men’s tennis team has won their first two games of the year.  The Red Storm ranked no. 74 took on Georgetown and Wagner at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Friday, Feb. 10 and came away with two wins.  St. John’s defeated Georgetown 6-1 and Wagner 6-0. Freshman Elio...

The Independent Student Newspaper of St. John's University
Men’s Tennis