A nationally-televised game in mid-January highlights the Saint Joseph's women's basketball squad's 2020 Atlantic 10 schedule, conference officials announced on Thursday afternoon. The Hawks' home game against Duquesne will be aired on CBS Sports Network.
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team has announced its 12-game, non-conference schedule for the 2019-20 season. SJU will face a minimum of eight teams that competed in postseason play last year and will host its 26th Annual Hawk Classic over Thanksgiving weekend.
Washington Mystics guard, and former Saint Joseph's standout, Natasha Cloud '14 was named the recipient of the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for outstanding efforts in the community throughout the 2018 season and most recent offseason, the WNBA announced this week.
Incoming women's basketball freshman forward Claire Melia helped lead the Ireland U20 National Team to a bronze medal in Division B at the recently-completed 2019 FIBA U20 Women's European Championships held in Prishtina, Kosovo.
The Atlantic 10 Conference announced the women's basketball team schedule pairings for the 2019-20 season on Wednesday. The upcoming season will feature a 16-game league slate for the 14 members of the conference.
After a successful season playing professional basketball in Northern Ireland, former Saint Joseph's women's basketball standout Amanda Fioravanti has recently joined La Trobe City Energy competing in the Big V in Australia. Recently named to the Rolling Team of the Week, Fioravanti spent some time with SJUHawks.com sharing her experience playing professionally.
Saint Joseph's women's basketball head coach Cindy Griffin has announced two additions to her staff as former Hawk standout Sarah Fairbanks '16 has been named director of women's basketball operations and MyNeshia McKenzie joins the program as video specialist.
Melissa Dunne has been named assistant coach for the Saint Joseph's women's basketball program, head coach Cindy Griffin announced today.