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Track and Field Claim First Place Wins

Track and Field Claim First Place Wins

Sydney Denham, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019


Filed under Sports

The Women’s Track and Field team earned three first-place finishes at the Sam Howell Invitational on April 7 in Princeton, New Jersey. Javelin thrower Esmeralda Reyes and sprinter Leah Anderson both achieved personal records as well as first place finishes — Anderson was also a part of the fi...

Women’s Track Enjoys Strong Start to Season

Sean Okula, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Sports

With championship meets fast approaching, the heart of the track and field team’s indoor schedule has begun. The squad competed in its third competition in as many weeks at the Dr. Sander Invitational Columbia Challenge this weekend. The 15th place finish may seem pedestrian, but when compared ...

Women’s track impresses in Pennsylvania

Brianna Pace, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Track & Field

Over the weekend, the St. John’s Women’s Track team competed alongside seven other teams in the Penn 8-Team Select. The meet was held at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Complex and the University of Pennsylvania hosted. Along with Penn the Johnnies faced off against Wagner, Stony Brook, Iona, Ma...

SJU Wins First at Metro Championships

SJU Wins First at Metro Championships

William Harris, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Track & Field

The Red Storm women’s track and field team won first place out of 13 teams on Saturday, April 9 at the 2016 Outdoor Metropolitan Championships at Rutgers University. Their last first place finish in this event came three years ago in 2013. In day one of the two day event, Sophomore Nyla Woods...

Red Storm impresses with eight top-10 finishes at John Thomas Terrier Classic

Reza Moreno, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track & Field

After finishing 6th place at the Great Dane Invitational last week, the women’s track and field team headed to Boston for the John Thomas Terrier Classic on Friday. The Red Storm ended the day with eight top-10 finishes. Head Coach Jim Hurt was very happy with the personal and season bests from th...

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