Saint Joseph's head basketball coach Phil Martelli announced that Troy Holston has signed a commitment letter to join the program as a graduate transfer from the University of South Florida. Holston will be able to play immediately for the Hawks and have two years of eligibility.
Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse head coach Taylor Wray has announced the 2019 walk-on schedule, which will run from Sunday, August 26 through Saturday, September 1.
Saint Joseph's men's head coach and administrator of cross country and track and field Mike Glavin and women's cross country head coach Melody O'Reilly have announced the identical 2018 fall schedules for both the men's and women's cross country squads. SJU will compete in six regular-season meets prior to the start of championship season, which will run from October 27 through November 17.
A meeting with 2018 NCAA Final Four team Loyola Chicago at the Palestra is among the highlights of the Saint Joseph's men's basketball non-conference schedule for 2018-19. In addition, the Hawks will participate in the inaugural Myrtle Beach Invitational, visit the defending NCAA champion and play a total of 16 home games.
Longtime Hawk great Kevin Quinn '62 will be inducted into the Belmont Plateau Cross Country Hall of Fame on Saturday, August 25 at the Belmont Plateau in Fairmount Park.
The 2018-19 basketball season begins on Hawk Hill in exactly 100 days, highlighted by an opening night doubleheader featuring both the SJU men's and women's teams as well as the return of the popular "Fan Fest" concept between games.
New Saint Joseph's director of athletics Jill Bodensteiner will be featured at SJULive at the Seashore, on Thursday, August 16 at the Reeds at Shelter Haven in Stone Harbor, N.J.
The Saint Joseph's men's and women's track and field programs have received United States Track and Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) Division I All-Academic team honors for the 2017-18 season. To achieve the recognition, the team must post a cumulative GPA of 3.00 of higher for the academic year.
Scholastic basketball standout Valdir Manuel has signed an athletic aid commitment to attend Saint Joseph's in the Fall, it was announced by head coach Phil Martelli. Manuel's signing completes the Hawks' recruiting class of 2018.
Six members of the Saint Joseph's men's and women's tennis squads have been named Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athletes, while the men's team was recognized as an ITA All-Academic Team, organization officials announced on Tuesday.
The Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse team placed seven players on the 2018 IWLCA/Zag Sports Division I Academic Honor Roll, it was announced by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association. To be eligible, student-athletes must be a junior, senior, or graduate student and have earned a cumulative academic GPA of 3.50 or greater.