The Torch

Women’s bball looks to gain momentum

Kyle Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

February 13, 2013

St. John’s will face off against USF on Wednesday at 4:00pm. Originally scheduled for Tuesday evening, the game was postponed because of Winter Storm Nemo. The Red Storm (11-10, 5-4) are coming off a 76-72 overtime victory...

Smith And McKenith Take Over As Johnnies Earn OT Win

Kyle Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

February 10, 2013

The St. John’s women’s basketball team edged out Sugar Rodgers and Georgetown University with a 76-72 effort that extended into overtime on Saturday. After tying the game with 20 seconds left in regulation, the Red Storm...

WBB Looking To End Slump

Anthony Parelli, Assistant Sports Editor

January 30, 2013

The St. John’s women desperately need to find a formula for victory asthey take on Providence tonight. The reigning Sweet 16 participants have now fallen to 9-9, putting the Red Storm’s chances of making it to the NCAA...

Cardinals Outlast Johnnies

Kyle Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

January 30, 2013

The St. John’s women’s basketball team suffered their third consecutive loss following a 57-54 defeat to Louisville Sunday afternoon. Despite the defeat, the Red Storm (9-9, 3-3) saw Nadirah McKenith become the St. John’s...

Catching Up On STJ Basketball

Matthew Wolfson, Assistant Sports Editor

January 23, 2013

Head coach Steve Lavin and the Red Storm started Big East play a day after the New Year, and just as this January weather has produced an unexpectedly warm temperatures in addition to frigid cold, so have the Red Storm. St....

Turnovers Plague Johnnies In South Bend

Kyle Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

January 23, 2013

The St. John’s women’s basketball team was handed its first loss in Big East conference play following a 74-50 loss at Notre Dame on Sunday afternoon. The Irish (16-1, 5-0) out-classed the Red Storm (9-7, 3-1), who were...

Injury-Plagued Weekend

Taylor Brisco, Staff Writer

December 5, 2012

The No. 17/15 St. John’s women’s basketball team fell to Boston University on Saturday 66-49 in their first game since senior Eugeneia McPherson tore her ACL. Despite the loss, head coach Joe Tartamella is confident about...

Smith Leads Red Storm to Second Win

Matthew Wolfson, Staff Writer

November 20, 2012

After unveiling last year’s Sweet 16 banner, the No. 20/18 St. John’s women’s basketball team (2-1) took an early lead against Hofstra and never looked back, winning 73-47 at Carnesecca Arena on Saturday afternoon. “We...

First Victory For Coach T

First Victory For Coach T

November 14, 2012

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