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.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team, ranked 13th in the nation and fresh off winning its third consecutive Atlantic 10 title, will take on Maryland in the First Round of the 2019 NCAA Division I Field Hockey Championship on Friday, November 15.
Members of the Saint Joseph's men's tennis team took part in the 2019 Navy Invitational, held over the weekend at the United States Naval Academy's Brigade Sports Complex. A pair of Hawks played in flight finals in Sunday's concluding action.
Coming off of an impressive 71-57 road victory over Columbia in the Hawks' 2019-20 season opener last Thursday, the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team hosts Temple in the home opener this Monday, November 11. Opening tip at Hagan Arena is set for 7:00 p.m. and will be streamed nationally on ESPN+.
Closing out the game on a 17-4 run, Old Dominion handed the Saint Joseph's men's basketball team an 82-69 loss on Sunday afternoon at Chartway Arena.
Jordan Olenginski's second-quarter goal and a shutout by the Hawk defense led the 13th-ranked Saint Joseph's field hockey team past Richmond, 1-0, in the Atlantic 10 championship game at Crenshaw Field on Saturday afternoon.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team begins a six-game road trip swing starting this Sunday as the Hawks travel to Old Dominion for a 2 p.m. tip at Chartway Arena. Saint Joseph's audio broadcast of the game is available for free on TuneIn, while CUSA.tv will have the stream.
Carolina Boxer's goal with 2:59 remaining in the fourth quarter propelled the 13th-ranked Saint Joseph's field hockey team to a come-from-behind 2-1 win over Lock Haven in the semifinals of the 2019 Atlantic 10 Championship at Crenshaw Field on Friday.
Freshman forward Claire Melia poured in a game-high 23 points in her collegiate debut as the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team won its season opener over Columbia, 71-57, at Levien Gymnasium on Thursday evening. Junior point guard Lula Roig added 13 points while freshman forward Gabby Smalls pulled down a game-high nine rebounds off the bench.
Saint Joseph's seniors Pepa Serrano and Kathrin Bentz were named the Atlantic 10 Field Hockey Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year, respectively, as the conference announced its postseason awards on Thursday afternoon. In addition, head coach Lynn Farquhar was tabbed as the league's Coach of the Year for the fourth consecutive season.
Saint Joseph's senior Brittany Hartwell-Miller and sophomore Erica Behr have been named to the Atlantic 10 Women's Soccer All-Academic Team, conference officials announced on Thursday.
For the second year in a row, Saint Joseph's junior defender David Grana has been voted onto the Academic All-District 2 Men's Soccer First Team, selected by College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), it was announced on Thursday afternoon.