The Saint Joseph's softball team is back in action this weekend as the Hawks head to the Under Armour Showcase. Hosted by the University of South Florida, this weekend's five-game tournament begins on Friday as SJU opens with games against Central Michigan and Central Florida.
The fourth-seeded Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (15-15; 10-8 A-10) will begin its quest for the Atlantic 10 title on Friday, March 9 at 2:30 p.m. when it meets George Mason in the quarterfinals. The game will be televised nationally on the NBC Sports Network.
Leading by one heading into the final 21 minutes of play, #11/8 Navy scored six of the game's next seven goals to pull away and hand the Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse squad a 16-11 loss on Tuesday evening on Sweeney Field. Junior midfielders Rebecca Lane and Hayley Sabol paced the Hawks with two goals and one assist apiece while junior attacker Francesca Donato and freshman attacker Stephanie Kelly each hit the back of the net twice.
Tied 7-7 entering the fourth quarter, the Red Storm scored the final five goals of the game as the Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad dropped a 12-7 decision to St. John's on Tuesday afternoon on Sweeney Field.
Saint Joseph's seniors Shavar Newkirk and James Demery have been named to the 2018 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Teams, as voted on by the league coaches, with Newkirk earning a spot on the Second Team and Demery being named to the Third Team. It marks the first time that either player has earned All-Conference honors.
Saint Joseph's junior righthander Tim Brennan was named the Philadelphia Big 5 Baseball Pitcher of the Week on Monday afternoon.
After opening the season on the road for three of its first four games, the Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse squad (2-2) returns home for its next three contests and will kick off its three-game homestand by hosting #11/8 Navy (4-1) this Tuesday, March 6. Opening draw control for the first ever meeting between the Hawks and Midshipmen is set for 5:00 p.m. on Sweeney Field.
Due to the unfavorable weather forecast, the Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse home game vs. #11/8 Navy will now be played on Tuesday, March 6 at 5:00 p.m. on Sweeney Field.
Due to the impending storm expected to affect the Philadelphia area on Wednesday, the men's and women's tennis matches previously scheduled against Chestnut Hill have been canceled. No makeup date has been announced.
The Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad (0-2) is set to play two games this week, first returning home to host St. John's (2-2) this Tuesday, March 6. Opening face-off is set for 2:00 p.m. on Sweeney Field.
Due to the unfavorable weather forecast, the Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse home game vs. St. John's will now be played on Tuesday, March 6 at 2:00 p.m. on Sweeney Field.
Saint Joseph's sophomore long sprinter Caroline Duffy has been voted onto the Atlantic 10 Indoor Track and Field Academic All-Conference Team, the league office announced on Monday afternoon. To be nominated, student-athletes must have a GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) for their entire academic career. The teams were selected through voting conducted by the league's Sports Information Directors.