The Torch

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...

No luck of the Irish for Lax

Anthony Ramos, Staff Writer

April 20, 2011

The St. John's lacrosse team couldn't hold an early lead and lost 10-7 at No. 2/2 Notre Dame. Colin Keegan had three first half goals and four for the game as St. John's sought the upset. But three unanswered fourth quarter g...

Enter San Man

Bill San Antonio, Editor-in-Chief

April 20, 2011

There are two ways the incoming men's basketball recruiting class can approach the arduous task of continuing head coach Steve Lavin's early success with the program. The players can either understand their place as freshmen in ...

Men’s Tennis team concludes regular season with win over Wolves

Mike Gurnis, Staff Writer

April 20, 2011

The St. John's men's tennis team finished up a historic 16-win season on April 18, with a dominant 6-1 victory over local rival Stony Brook. St. John's has now won eight straight matches heading into the conference tournament. ...

Johnnies-Tigers kept in cage

Ryan Gorman, Staff Writer

April 20, 2011

The St. John's baseball team's game against Princeton on April 19 was cancelled due to inclement weather. The Red Storm had just wrapped a weekend sweep of Big East-rival Louisville, during which the Johnnies outscored the Card...

Rain shortens Softball’s series with Hoyas

Bill San Antonio, Editor-In-Chief

April 20, 2011

As heavy rains fell over the nation's capital, the St. John's softball team's five-game series against Georgetown in Washington, D.C. needed a massive change in scheduling. Rather than play doubleheaders on Saturday, April 16...

Baseball team swept by Connecticut

Bill San Antonio, Sports Editor

April 6, 2011

The St. John's baseball team continued conference play last weekend, losing all three of their games against Connecticut. After dropping both games of a doubleheader on April 2, St. John's allowed a six-run second inning the...

Storm penetrate Knights’ armor

Anthony Ramos, Staff Writer

April 6, 2011

The St. John's lacrosse team won its biggest game to date on April 3, at the New Meadowlands Stadium. The Red Storm defeated Rutgers 9-8 in the first game of the Konica Big City Classic, which also featured Johns Hopkins, North...

Men’s Tennis wins fifth straight to start 6-1 in conference play

Mike Gurnis, Staff Writer

April 6, 2011

On Sunday, the St. John's Men's Tennis team won its fifth consecutive match with a 6-1 victory over Connecticut. The Red Storm fell behind early in the doubles competition, as the doubles pairs of Milo Hauk/Gustav Kallen and...

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