The Torch

St. John’s Begins New Era With Dillon Pottish

St. John’s Begins New Era With Dillon Pottish

Annie Drouillard, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

As the St. John’s Men’s Tennis team makes their way through the beginning of their new season, they are also adjusting to the new leadership of Head Coach Dillon Pottish. On Aug. 10, St. John’s announced the new addition to the coaching staff. Coach Pottish has been a NCAA tournament champi...

The Spark That Lit the Match

The Spark That Lit the Match

Arturo Humberto Enamorado III, Staff Writer

September 20, 2018


Filed under Opinion

This past U.S. Open Women’s Final match ended with an upset, however not the one it should have been. The match between the legendary Serena Williams and newcomer Naomi Osaka, one that should have been seen as a possible passing of the torch from one generation of strong Black female athletes to anothe...

Red Storm continues rivalry dominance

Red Storm continues rivalry dominance

Katherine Acquavella, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Tennis

In the penultimate matchup of the season, the St. John’s women’s tennis team earned its seventh sweep of the season after blanking Fordham 7-0. The Red Storm has now won five-straight matches and eight of its past 10. The top doubles team, consisting of juniors Natallia Vavulina and Anna Morozova, g...

Young Johnnies beginning to find their way

Young Johnnies beginning to find their way

Reza Moreno, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

The St. John’s women’s tennis traveled to Rhode Island this past weekend where they came out with an overall record of  18-16 in both singles and doubles  play at the Brown Invitational. There were six Division 1 teams all together at the invite including Brown, UMass, Rutgers, Harvard, Stony ...

Men’s tennis wins second straight Big East Tourney title

Men’s tennis wins second straight Big East Tourney title

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

April 29, 2015


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

The St. John’s men and women’s tennis teams both finished out their regular seasons with impressive three game winning streaks that helped them gain momentum for a huge event in Indianapolis this past weekend: the Big East Tournament. Head coach Eric Rebhuhn’s teams kept their confidence going...

Tennis coach has taken on challenging, but familiar role

Tennis coach has taken on challenging, but familiar role

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer

April 21, 2015


Filed under Home Scroll, Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The St. John’s tennis program was in need of a women’s tennis coach before the season. Instead of looking outside for a  new head coach, they looked within. When the season started, Eric Rebhuhn was the head coach of the men’s tennis team. Rebhuhn spent four seasons as head coach of both the...

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