For the second year in a row, Saint Joseph's junior defender David Grana has been voted onto the Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference Team, in voting conducted by the league's Sports Information Directors, it was announced on Thursday afternoon.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team is in Charlottesville, Virginia, for the First Round of the 2019 NCAA Field Hockey Championship. The Hawks are set to take on #3 Maryland on Friday afternoon, with the winner meeting either #4 Virginia or #10 Delaware in the quarterfinals on Sunday.
The Saint Joseph's women's cross country squad will head to the 2019 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship this Friday, November 15. The 6k race is slated to begin at 11:00 a.m. at Lehigh University's Goodman Campus in Bethlehem, Pa. SJU's top seven finishers from the 2019 Atlantic 10 Championship will represent the Hawks at the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship: graduate student Elaine Estes (8th), seniors Samantha Mayers (67th) and Emily Schaeffer (78th), senior captains Emily Bracken (82nd) and Meridith Twomey (86th), and juniors Morgan Patten (89th) and Abigail Silva (97th).
Ranked 10th in the region, the Saint Joseph's men's cross country squad will head to the 2019 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship this Friday, November 15. The 10k race is slated to begin at noon at Lehigh University's Goodman Campus in Bethlehem, Pa. Saint Joseph's seven runners to represent the Hawks will be seniors Josh Clark, Colin Gallagher, and Zach Michon, juniors Bobbie Hastie and Matthew Scarpill, sophomore George Steinhoff, and freshman Colin Kane.
Saint Joseph's men's basketball head coach Billy Lange has announced that Jordan Hall has signed a National Letter of Intent during the early-signing period and will enroll at Hawk Hill in the fall of 2020.
Saint Joseph's women's basketball head coach Cindy Griffin has announced the signing of two student-athletes who have inked National Letters of Intent to attend Saint Joseph's in the fall of 2020. North Jersey point guards Emma Boslet (Edison, N.J./Saint Thomas Aquinas High School) and Olivia Mullins (Somerset, N.J./Rutgers Preparatory High School) will arrive on Hawk Hill in time for the 2020-21 season.
Ryan Daly scored a career-high 30 points and Rahmir Moore added 22 as the Saint Joseph's men's basketball team held off Connecticut, 96-87, on Wednesday evening at Gampel Pavilion.
Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse head coach Alex Kahoe has announced the Hawks' 2020 spring schedule, which features four games against teams that appeared in last season's NCAA Tournament as well as nine total home games.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team continues its six-game road swing this Wednesday as the Hawks head to Connecticut for a 7 p.m. tip with the Huskies. Wednesday's game will be televised on CBS Sports Network, with Saint Joseph's audio broadcast of the game available for free on TuneIn.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team is ranked 14th in the final Penn Monto/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll of the 2019 season, released on Tuesday afternoon.
Sophomore guard Katie Jekot hit eight consecutive free throws in the final 1:07 to close out a phenomenal effort by the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team in a 67-63 Big 5 victory over Temple at Hagan Arena on Monday evening. Freshman forward Claire Melia recorded a team-high 17 points and game-high nine rebounds while junior guards Lula Roig and Mary Sheehan added 13 points apiece.
After dazzling in her collegiate debut in SJU's 71-57 road win over Columbia in the Hawks' season opener last Thursday, Saint Joseph's freshman forward Claire Melia has been named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week, the league office announced on Monday afternoon. The honor marks the first of Melia's collegiate career.