Saint Joseph's will take on #21 Villanova on Saturday at the Finneran Pavilion in the annual rivalry game beginning at 2 p.m., with the national telecast on Fox Sports 1.
Scholastic basketball standouts Hakim Hart and Kenan Sarvan have signed National Letters of Intent and will enroll at Saint Joseph's University and join the men's basketball program in the fall of 2019.
Fighting back from a 16-point first half deficit to Auburn, the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team rallied to make it a one-point game in the fourth quarter. Unfortunately for the Hawks, they couldn't complete the comeback as the Tigers got key baskets on the offensive end and stops at the other to pull away for a 81-70 win on Thursday night at Hagan Arena.
Saint Joseph's sophomore defender David Grana continued to rack in postseason accolades on Thursday afternoon as he was named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-American Men's Soccer Second Team, as selected by College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Grana was voted onto the Academic All-District First Team back on November 8 and advanced from there.
Lamarr Kimble scored 22 points, all in the second half, to lead Saint Joseph's (5-4) to a 92-82 win over Princeton (4-3) at Jadwin Gymnasium.
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team returns to the court on Thursday as the Hawks host Auburn at 7 p.m. The contest will be streamed on ESPN+.
For the first time in 17 years, the Saint Joseph's men's soccer program has been recognized on the United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division I Men's All-Region Team, as junior forward Leon Maric was selected to the Third Team for the Southeast Region.
Saint Joseph's (4-4) will go on the road on Wednesday, December 5 to visit Princeton (4-2) at Jadwin Gymnasium. Tip-off is 7 p.m. and the game can be viewed on ESPN+ while the SJU radio broadcast will be heard on WOGL 98.1 HD2.
Saint Joseph's senior forward Anna Willocks, junior goalkeeper Victoria Kammerinke, and junior midfielder Pepa Serrano received Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-America honors on Tuesday. Willocks became the second Hawk in the history of the field hockey program to earn First Team All-America accolades, while Kammerinke was named to the Second Team and Serrano was voted onto the Third Team.
Four members of the Saint Joseph's field hockey team were named to the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team on Monday afternoon. Senior Anna Willocks, juniors Kathrin Bentz and Victoria Kammerinke, and sophomore Jordan Olenginski were tabbed for the 11-member squad in a vote conducted among the sports information directors of 30 institutions across the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
The academic accolades continue for Saint Joseph's sophomore defender David Grana, who was voted onto the 2018 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Men's Soccer Team, organization officials announced today. The team is voted on by the sports information offices of the 30 area institutions from the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
This offseason, the Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse program will individually introduce its 12 newest Hawks. Freshman midfielder/attacker Julia Strobel is featured in this week's Newcomer Spotlight.