Saint Joseph's point guard Jared Bynum has been named the Atlantic 10 Co-Rookie of the Week, sharing the honor with Sincere Carry of Duquesne. It marks his second weekly honor of the season.
Averaging 24 points, 4.5 assists, 4.5 rebounds per game while shooting 62.1 percent from the floor over two contests, Saint Joseph's senior Alyssa Monaghan has been recognized for her performances as she was named Atlantic 10 Player of the Week and Big 5 Co-Player of the Week, organization officials announced on Monday.
The next installment of Phil Martelli's "HawkTalk" Radio Show will take Monday, January 21 from 7 to 8 p.m. with the live broadcast from JD McGillicuddy's in Havertown, Pa.
Led by a career-high 25 points from senior Alyssa Monaghan, the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team rallied from down by as many as 10 points to top La Salle, 60-57, on Sunday in a Big 5 matchup at Hagan Arena.
Captains Nathaniela Bourdeau, Caroline Duffy, and Elaine Estes earned third-place individual finishes to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad to an eighth-place team finish in a field of 10 squads at the Penn 8-Team Select, held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex on Saturday evening. That trio of Hawks totaled all 19 of SJU's points for the meet.
Junior Zach Michon (3000m) and SJU's 4x400m relay both placed second to lead the Saint Joseph's men's track and field squad to a fifth-place team finish in a field of eight squads at the Penn 8-Team Select, held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex on Saturday evening. The Hawks totaled 26 points for the meet, with Michon and the 4x4 taking home 16 of them.
Freshman Jared Bynum had 18 points and eight assists but Saint Joseph's fell at Saint Louis, 68-57, in the A-10 ESPN Friday Night Showcase. The Hawks return home to host Richmond on Wednesday.
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team returns home this Sunday to host Big 5 rival La Salle at 4 p.m. in a nationally televised game on the CBS Sports Network. Saint Joseph's also welcomes back former Hawks as part of its Alumnae Day promotion.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (8-9; 1-4 A-10) will visit league-leading Saint Louis (13-4; 4-0 A-10) on Friday, January 18, in an A-10 ESPN Friday Night Showcase, with the telecast on ESPN2. Game time is 6 p.m. (Central) and 7 p.m. (Eastern).
Saint Joseph's senior Alyssa Monaghan matched her career-high in scoring, but it wasn't enough for the Hawks as Duquesne pulled away in the second half for an 81-73 win at the A.J. Palumbo Center on Wednesday.
Senior Chris Clover connected on a three-pointer with 59 seconds to play, and scored a season-high 18 points, to lead Saint Joseph's to a 61-60 win over Davidson in Atlantic 10 action at Hagan Arena. The win snapped a four-game losing streak for the Hawks (8-9; 1-4 A-10) and marked their first conference win of the year.
Markell Lodge knows a thing or two about getting a crowd fired up.