The Torch

Men’s Soccer’s Shutout Streak Snapped in Loss to Connecticut

Anthony Ramos, Staff Writer

September 27, 2011

The No. 12/12 ranked St. John’s Red Storm men’s soccer team’s scoreless streak was snapped as they fell at No. 2/2 Connecticut Huskies 2-0 in front of 5,100 fans. The Red Storm’s scoreless streak ended at 647:04 when...

Georgetown Squeaks by St. John’s in Overtime

Gabriele Dow, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2011

The St. John’s women’s soccer team’s unbeaten streak at home was ended Sunday when the Red Storm lost 2-1 to Georgetown in overtime. Just over two minutes into overtime, the Red Storm were called for a foul in the eighteen-yard...

Volleyball Loses Fourth Straight to end Road Trip

Liam La Guerre, Staff Writer

September 27, 2011

The St. John’s Volleyball team played nine games away from Carnesecca Arena over the last two weeks, but ended with a four-game losing streak with the final loss coming against the University of Cincinnati 3-0 (15-25, 23-25,...

Gibbons, Stefansdottir on Target as Johnnies Win Second Straight

Mitchell Petit-Frere, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2011

The St. John’s women’s soccer team continued their unbeaten record at Belson Stadium this season with a 2-0 win against Big East opponent Villanova on a rainy Friday night. A first half goal from sophomore midfielder, Jen...

Volleyball Drops Big East Opener at Louisville

Kieran Lynch, Staff Writer

September 25, 2011

Nothing has come easy for the St. John’s volleyball team this season and Friday’s Big East conference opener at the KFC Yum! Center against the University of Louisville was no exception.   Coming off a pair of losses...

Russell Sets Record as Johnnies Top UConn

Anthony Ramos, Staff Writer

September 21, 2011

Senior forward Jen Leaverton’s overtime golden goal was the difference in a 1-0 win for the St. John’s women’s soccer team in their Big East home opener on Sept. 18th at Belson Stadium. Leaverton scored in the 92nd m...

Women’s Tennis Makes Strong Showing at Columbia Invitational

Kyle Werth, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2011

For the first tournament of the pre-season, the St. Johns women’s tennis team made the short journey over to Columbia University to compete in the Columbia Invitational Junior Nevena Selakovic was top performer for the Red Stor...

Men’s Golf Takes Fourth at The McLaughlin

Kieran Lynch, Staff Writer

September 20, 2011

The St. John’s men’s golf team placed fourth at their opening tournament of the year, The McLaughlin, at Bethpage Red on Sept. 16-17. Playing as hosts at the Long Island course, the Red Storm enjoyed cool weather and strong...

Bennett the Difference in 2-0 Win over Iona

Anthony O'Reilly, Staff Writer

September 19, 2011

A pair of goals from junior midfielder Jack Bennett lifted the No. 14/14 St. John’s men’s soccer team over No. 25/NR Iona College 2-0 The victory was the sixth straight shut-out for the Red Storm (5-1-1) and the fourth...

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