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Two years ago, when I was the Sports Editor, Kieran was the first person to express interest in writing sports for the Torch. He’s been taking initiative like that ever since. Since that time, he’s blossomed, first as a sports writer, then doing double duty as the men’s basketball team’s beat writer and the Features Editor. In that time, Kieran has proven to be a top-notch reporter, writer and editor, and has shown a willingness to go above and beyond what’s expected of him. He has everything needed to be a great Editor-in-Chief, and as pressing issues at the University demand serious coverage, I couldn’t be leaving the Torch in safer hands.

-Mike Cunniff
Editor-in-Chief, Emeritus

Kieran Lynch, Editor-in-Chief

May 05, 2014
Do it again: Alumni set to walk LI a second time (Story)
May 01, 2014
Admins to Torch: Time to relocate (Story)
Mar 20, 2014
Season of hope hits rock bottom (Story)
Mar 14, 2014
St. John’s comeback falls short, NCAA shot fades (Story)
Mar 12, 2014
Bubble pressure on as Red Storm prepare for conference tourney (Story)
Mar 12, 2014
Lavin ranks fourth among Big East coaches in total compensation (Story)
Mar 07, 2014
Lavin extension talks ongoing (Story)
Feb 26, 2014
Prez of College Dems: LGBTQ organization still in the works (Story)
Dec 19, 2013
‘Locked in’ Storm beat USF decisively 81-57 (Story)
Dec 16, 2013
Johnnies come close, but can’t pull upset vs. ‘Cuse (Story)
Dec 09, 2013
Red Storm surpass 100 points in blowout at MSG (Story)
Dec 04, 2013
Slow out of the gate (Story)
Nov 27, 2013
Despite rough offensive night, Storm put away Lancers (Story)
Nov 15, 2013
Johnnies sweep past Wagner for first win (Story)
Nov 13, 2013
Johnnies fall to Wisconsin in opener (Story)
Nov 09, 2013
Johnnies fall in opener to Wisconsin (Story)
Nov 05, 2013
SJU wins big in preseason, shifts focus to opener vs. Wisconsin (Story)
Nov 02, 2013
Johnnies squeeze past Gators in exhibition (Story)
Oct 25, 2013
Obekpa suspended for exhibitions (Story)
Oct 02, 2013
President announces Wile replacements (Story)
Sep 29, 2013
Hooper set to start first St. John’s season (Story)
Sep 18, 2013
Public Safety, NYPD set to increase patrols after incident (Story)
Sep 11, 2013
Storm to open Big East season at Xavier (Story)
Sep 11, 2013
Johnny Thunderbird stays on perch (Story)
Aug 28, 2013
Ready to serve: Torch Q&A with interim-President Rev. Levesque (Story)
Aug 28, 2013
Investigation: Harrington and Wile made ‘errors in judgment’ (Story)
Aug 28, 2013
University Set to Launch New Brand (Story)
Aug 28, 2013
Harrison back from suspension (Story)
Aug 06, 2013
Whitesell hired as men’s basketball assistant (Story)
Jul 10, 2013
Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M. named interim-President (Story)
May 08, 2013
Harrington Steps Down Effective July 31 (Story)
May 02, 2013
College Needs More of a Career Focus (Story)
Apr 24, 2013
Lavin Gets His Man: Jordan to St. John’s (Story)
Apr 11, 2013
Faculty Writers Deliver Petition to Newman Hall (Story)
Apr 11, 2013
Top Recruit Rysheed Jordan Commits to St. John’s (Story)
Mar 27, 2013
Faculty Members Circulate Petition Aimed at Board (Story/Media)
Mar 20, 2013
Sir’Dom Plays Hero for Johnnies (Story)
Mar 13, 2013
‘Cats Bounce Johnnies from Tournament (Story)
Mar 13, 2013
Sampson Named Rookie of the Year (Story)
Mar 13, 2013
Heartbreak at the Garden (Story)
Mar 06, 2013
Pop Goes the Bubble (Story)
Mar 01, 2013
Harrison Suspended for Remainder of Season (Story)
Feb 28, 2013
Orlando Sanchez Cleared By NCAA (Story)
Feb 26, 2013
Sanchez Tries to Make Best of NCAA Situation (Story)
Feb 25, 2013
Report: Rev. Harrington, Robert Wile Deeply Embedded in Chang’s Gift-Giving (Story)
Feb 24, 2013
NCAA Hopes Hit Roadblock as Johnnies Fall to Pitt (Story)
Feb 23, 2013
Sanchez Lawyer Speaks Regarding Case (Story)
Feb 22, 2013
Report: Sanchez Eligibility Issues Stem from D.R. National Team (Story)
Feb 20, 2013
Not In The Cards (Story)
Feb 13, 2013
Students, Admins at Odds Over GSA (Story)
Feb 07, 2013
Johnnies Edge Past Huskies (Story)
Jan 31, 2013
Not Quite March, but Our Time’s Now (Story)
Jan 30, 2013
Nostalgia Sparks Fascinating Comparison (Story)
Jan 23, 2013
Conference Frenzy Continues (Story)
Jan 23, 2013
Holdin’ On In Chi-Town (Story)
Jan 05, 2013
Johnnies Knock Off Ranked Bearcats (Story)
Dec 23, 2012
Chance Lost (Story)
Dec 15, 2012
Catholic Schools Announce Big East Departure (Story)
Dec 11, 2012
Lav Lends Thoughts On Big East (Story)
Dec 05, 2012
San Fran Stifles Red Storm (Story)
Nov 18, 2012
Johnnies Stumble Against Murray State (Story)
Nov 16, 2012
Bourgault Cleared by NCAA (Story)
Nov 15, 2012
Johnnies Sail Through Charleston (Story)
Nov 14, 2012
Gas Shortage Affects NY Area (Story)
Nov 07, 2012
Supreme Court will determine Obama’s legacy (Story)
Nov 03, 2012
Red Storm Deals With Roster Issues (Story)
Nov 03, 2012
Johnnies Top Sonoma State in Preseason Opener (Story)
Oct 24, 2012
Student Spotlight: ‘Dare to Believe’ (Story)
Oct 17, 2012
Here We Go (Story)
Oct 03, 2012
Voter ID laws the real fraud here (Story)
Oct 03, 2012
Student Spotlight: #Dieslow (Story)
Sep 26, 2012
Mascot to Rappel from 470 ft. Building (Story)
Sep 26, 2012
‘Dribble Stirs Excitement (Story)
Sep 26, 2012
Barber Wars II: New Gen Hits Back (Story)
Sep 26, 2012
Student Spotlight: Jason Lapin (Story)
Sep 12, 2012
Manhattan Campus Remembers 9/11 (Story/Media)
Sep 05, 2012
Why Aren’t We Better Off, Mr. Romney? (Story)
Sep 05, 2012
Vincenzo’s Raises Price for ‘Dollar Slices’ (Story)
Aug 30, 2012
From graffiti artist to surgeon (Story)
Apr 27, 2012
Tartamella Introduced as Women’s Head Basketball Coach (Story/Media)
Apr 18, 2012
Students Fill Cheap Seats at Citi (Story)
Apr 10, 2012
‘Nerd’ Breaks Into NYC Comedy (Story)
Mar 18, 2012
Women’s Basketball Survives Late Creighton Rally to Advance (Story)
Mar 16, 2012
Women’s Basketball Sent Off in Style (Story)
Mar 14, 2012
Johnnies are Dancing Again (Story)
Feb 22, 2012
Women’s Basketball Still Storming: McKenith Ties Career High as Johnnies Extend Winning Streak (Story)
Feb 08, 2012
Preview: Cincinnati (Story)
Feb 01, 2012
Greene and Co. Look to Avoid Letdown at DePaul (Story)
Feb 01, 2012
Moe Shows New Intensity (Story)
Nov 16, 2011
Women’s Basketball Falls in Season Opener to Bonnies (Story)
Oct 20, 2011
“Madness” Comes to St. John’s (Story)
Sep 25, 2011
Volleyball Drops Big East Opener at Louisville (Story)
Sep 20, 2011
Men’s Golf Takes Fourth at The McLaughlin (Story)
Sep 12, 2011
Volleyball goes 2-1 in Kaiser Classic (Story)
Sep 08, 2011
Volleyball Struggles to 1-2 Record in Spartan Showcase (Story)
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Kieran Lynch