The Saint Joseph's women's tennis team capped the home portion of its schedule with a strong showing Tuesday afternoon as the Hawks downed rival La Salle, 6-1, at the SJU Tennis Complex.
It's a busy week on the diamond for the Saint Joseph's softball team as the Hawks host Penn on Wednesday before traveling to Fordham for a three-game series this Friday and Saturday. All four games will be streamed as part of the Atlantic 10's ESPN+ subscription package, with live stats available for each game free of charge.
After dazzling in the 5000m at the Bucknell Bison Classic on Saturday evening, Saint Joseph's junior distance standout Zach Michon has been selected the Atlantic 10 Men's Track Performer of the Week, the league office announced on Tuesday afternoon. After earning the honor twice during this past indoor season, Michon takes home the first outdoor weekly accolade of his career.
Brenden Straughn has been named assistant coach for the Saint Joseph's men's basketball program, head coach Billy Lange announced today.
Longtime Saint Joseph's head golf coach Bob Lynch was inducted into the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame City All Star Chapter on April 9 at the organization's 28th Annual Awards Banquet.
Saint Joseph's senior Laura Gomez and rookie Alex Kramer posted singles victories, but the Hawks' women's tennis team fell to Atlantic 10 rival George Mason, 4-2, on Senior Day on Sunday at the SJU Tennis Complex.
The Saint Joseph's men's tennis team wrapped up its conference weekend with a 4-0 defeat to George Mason on Sunday afternoon.
The Saint Joseph's women's rowing team posted successful results as it competed for three consecutive days, at the GW Invitational and the George Mason Invitational.
Led by its senior class as it has been all year, the Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse squad took down La Salle, 19-7, in Atlantic 10 action in SJU's regular-season home finale on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Hawks improve to 10-6 overall (6-2 A-10) while the Explorers drop to 5-10 overall (3-5 A-10).
Saint Joseph's junior Molly Kapala went 2-for-3 with three runs batted in and senior pitcher Ashley Ventura allowed just three hits as the Hawks' softball team topped George Mason, 4-0, on Sunday in the series finale at the SJU Softball Field. Taking two of three games from the Patriots on the weekend, Saint Joseph's improved to 20-16 overall and 9-3 in the Atlantic 10.
Senior captain Elaine Estes met ECAC qualification in the rigorous 10,000m to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field distance runners at the Bucknell Bison Invitational, held at Bucknell's Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium on Saturday evening. Additionally, the Hawks placed sixth as a team at the Rider Invitational.
Junior distance standout Zach Michon flew to one of the most outstanding outdoor 5000m performances in program history to lead the Saint Joseph's men's track and field distance runners at the Bucknell Bison Invitational on Saturday evening. The Hawks also turned in a fourth-place team showing in a field of 14 teams at the Rider Invitational on Saturday afternoon.