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Men’s Soccer Cruises Past Crimson

Anthony Ramos, Staff Writer

September 12, 2011

The No. 25/25 ranked St. John’s Red Storm men’s soccer team held the Harvard Crimson scoreless in a 2-0 win on Sept. 9 at Belson Stadium. It was a defensive show again for the Johnnies as they collected their third straight...

Fans Miss Out When They Don’t Show Up

Mike Cunniff, Sports Editor

September 8, 2011

When the St. John’s men’s soccer team takes the field this Friday night, they will likely do so to a packed crowd at Belson Stadium.   Close to 2,000 people will come to see the Red Storm take on the Harvard Crimson, who mana...

Johnnies on the Spot

Johnnies on the Spot

September 8, 2011

Terriers Offense kept on a Leash

Anthony Ramos, Staff Writer

September 8, 2011

The St. John’s men’s soccer team finished its season opening road trip with their second consecutive shutout, beating Boston University 1-0 on Sat., Sept. 3. The Red Storm outshot the Terriers, 17-10, while BU didn’t...

Volleyball Struggles to 1-2 Record in Spartan Showcase

Kieran Lynch, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2011

The St. John’s volleyball team traveled to East Lansing, Michigan this past weekend to compete in the Spartan Showcase hosted by Michigan State. After entering with a 3-0 record, the Red Storm went 1-2 over the weekend, suffering...

Women’s Soccer Shuts Out Albany in Home Opener

Anthony O'Reilly, Staff Writer

September 3, 2011

The St. John’s women’s soccer team secured their first home victory on Friday night, defeating Albany 2-0 in the first part of the New York City Classic. The Red Storm were able to shut out the Great Danes by maintaining...

Duffy returns to track after dislocating kneecap, tearing patella

Chris Barca, Contributing Writer

May 4, 2011

In October 2009, redshirt sophomore runner Michelle Duffy dislocated her kneecap while working on hurdling drills during practice, tearing cartilage and her patella tendon. "They told me I would never run track again", Duffy sai...

Enter San Man

Bill San Antonio

May 4, 2011

There have been some significant changes within the St. John's athletics department since the start of my two years as the Torch's sports editor. We've witnessed Big East championships, national rankings and the dramatic overhaul o...

Upset bid thwarted by ‘Cats

Anthony Ramos, Staff Writer

May 4, 2011

For the second consecutive week St. John's lacrosse team's upset bid was thwarted in the second half, this time by the No. 11/11 Villanova Wildcats. Freshman Keith Switzer led the Red Storm with four goals but was out-dueled by...

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