The Torch

Parker excelling as a pro with Vancouver Whitecaps

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor

September 8, 2015

Every soccer fan at St. John’s knows the name Tim Parker. Parker was the model of consistency at St. John’s throughout his decorated four-year career as he played in 79 of 80 matches, starting all but one. After such an illu...

St. John’s yet to get first victory, fall to 0-4

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer

September 8, 2015

Youth and inexperience were prevalent this weekend for the St. John’s men’s soccer team, as they dropped two straight games against local rivals Princeton and Hofstra. The Red Storm started four freshmen on Friday night against Prin...

Volleyball dominant in West Coast sweep

Keisha Raymond, Staff Writer

September 8, 2015

The St. John’s women’s volleyball team swept through the competition at the Saint Mary’s Invitational as they came home with wins over Bethune-Cookman, Fresno State and St. Mary’s. They opened up the tournament by sweeping B...

Halasz’ strike powers Red Storm to victory in home opener

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor

August 24, 2015

It took until the 60th minute and a booming strike off the left foot of senior midfielder Shelby Halasz, but the St. John’s offense finally was able to breakthrough for the game’s lone goal in a 1-0 victory over Towson on ...

Johnnies hold on versus Xavier at MSG

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

February 24, 2015

In what was a critical bubble game, St. John’s (19-9, 8-7) pulled off the season sweep of Xavier (18-11, 8-8), winning 58 to 57 at Madison Square Garden on Monday night. Xavier guard, Myles Davis, had a leaning shot to win...

St. John’s storms past Pirates on Senior Day at sold out Carnesecca Arena

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

February 24, 2015

With limited time remaining in the season to secure an NCAA Tournament bid, St. John’s (18-9, 7-7) was able to hold off Seton Hall (15-12, 5-10), 85-72, in front of a sold-out Carnesecca Arena on Saturday afternoon. It was...

Harrison’s Off Night Dooms Johnnies At Georgetown

Brandon Mauk, Assistant Sports Editor

February 19, 2015

A horrific night from D’Angelo Harrison epitomized the performance by St. John’s in a 79-57 loss at Georgetown. Harrison scored just five points and went 0-for-10 from the field, and the rest of the team did no better. With...

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