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Bellero Recounts Breakout Junior Season

Bellero Recounts Breakout Junior Season

Zoë Stanley, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

When the St. John’s women’s soccer team needed a leader on offense, in stepped Christina Bellero.  The junior nearly doubled her scoring productivity from her sophomore campaign, registering a team-high 17 points this fall. A regular guest of the All-Big East Weekly Honor Roll this season,...

Women’s Soccer Scores Double OT Victory on Senior Day

Women’s Soccer Scores Double OT Victory on Senior Day

Nick McCreven, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s women’s soccer team snagged a 1-0 double overtime win on Saturday over Xavier. The match was the final home game of the season for the team, marking Senior Day for the graduating players. The six seniors on the squad (Sarah Chaides, Mikhaila Martinov, Shea Connors, Jesse Schaefer, M...

Women’s Soccer Looks to Rebound in Conference Play

Women’s Soccer Looks to Rebound in Conference Play

Dylan Hornik, Co-Sports Editor

October 4, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s women’s soccer team has had a lot to live up to this season after a ridiculously productive two-year stretch from 2015–16. But after an NCAA Tournament appearance in 2015, the conclusion of record-setting alumnus Rachel Daly’s college career and an electric run to the conf...

Red Storm Roundup: Down Week for Soccer, Volleyball

Red Storm Roundup: Down Week for Soccer, Volleyball

Sean Okula, Contributing Writer

October 4, 2017


Filed under Golf, Men's Soccer, Sports, Sports Scroll, Volleyball, Women's Soccer

MEN’S SOCCER DROPS NAILBITERS The Red Storm watched their five-match unbeaten streak come to a crashing halt last week, dropping a pair of low-scoring heartbreakers. First, it was Lehigh who came storming back, stunning the Johnnies in the final minutes with a pair of late scores. Filippo Ri...

Red Storm Roundup: Back to Work for Fall Teams

Red Storm Roundup: Back to Work for Fall Teams

John Cavanagh, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll

Volleyball Finishes Second in Albany Tournament The St. John’s Volleyball team spent last weekend in Albany for a two day non-conference tournament. On Friday, the Red Storm beat the host school Albany 3-0, led by sophomore Erica Di Maulo. Di Maulo had 34 assists and 10 digs, her third double-double...

Soccer Teams Start Season with High Hopes

Soccer Teams Start Season with High Hopes

Nick McCreven, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

Soccer is back in action at Belson Stadium again as the St. John’s men’s and women’s soccer teams have begun a new season. The women’s team is ready to storm back from their heartbreaking Big East semifinals loss last season. Six new Johnnies were added to the roster over the offseason a...

Sideline Standouts: Four of SJU’s longest-tenured coaches talk on their time at the school

Troy Mauriello and Carmine Carcieri

February 22, 2017


Filed under Home Scroll, Lacrosse, Softball, Sports, Sports Scroll, Volleyball, Women's Soccer

When most people think of coaches here at St. John’s, the first name that probably comes to their mind is Chris Mullin. The Red Storm’s men’s basketball coach is in just his second year at the school after a legendary playing career at St. John’s over three decades ago. But while Mullin and th...

Red Storm Roundup: Big wins at home for men’s, women’s soccer

Red Storm Roundup: Big wins at home for men’s, women’s soccer

Nick McCreven, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Women's Soccer

NCAA Men's Soccer (10/15): St. John's 2, Butler 1 The Red Storm men’s soccer team took on No. 11/14 Butler on Saturday at Belson Stadium and came away with a 2-1 victory. Alistair Johnston scored St. John’s first goal in the 37th minute assisted by Mauricio Rivas. Butler fired back in the 64th minute with a...

Connors powers St. John’s over La Salle

Connors powers St. John’s over La Salle

Katherine Acquavella, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s women’s soccer team closed out non-conference play with a 1-0 victory over La Salle, the Red Storm’s tenth straight home win. Junior Shea Connors scored the deciding goal with just 8:57 left in regulation, taking a pass from sophomore Lucy Whipp and sneaking the ball into the...

Poulin leads SJU out west

Poulin leads SJU out west

Kaylee Herndon, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s women’s soccer team suffered its first loss in the final game of the Nike Portland Invitational on September 11, losing to the Portland Pilots (4-1-2) 2-1. This ended the second-longest undefeated streak in school history with seven games. The seven-game winning streak to open the seas...

Women’s soccer stays undefeated on the road

Kaylee Herndon, Contributing Writer

September 7, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s women’s soccer team continued their unbeaten campaign with victories in two away games this past week. The team defeated Yale 2-0 on Friday at Reese Stadium. They played Loyola Maryland to a tie of 1-1 on Sunday. Against Yale, the Johnnies were led by goals from both Samie Scaffidi and Clau...

SJU Women’s Soccer Dominates Fairfield, 5-1

SJU Women’s Soccer Dominates Fairfield, 5-1

Katherine Acquavella, Staff Writer

September 7, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s University women’s soccer team won their second straight to kick off the 2016 campaign with a 5-1 win over Fairfield University. Five different players scored for the still undefeated Red Storm (4-0-2) in the team’s best offensive performance of the season. It was all five players...

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