The Saint Joseph's field hockey team was voted atop the conference in the 2019 Atlantic 10 Field Hockey Preseason Poll, released by the league on Monday afternoon. The three-time defending regular season and two-time defending tournament champions earned eight of a possible nine first-place votes to top the poll in voting conducted among the league's head coaches.
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 Saint Joseph's women's soccer team has been picked to finish fourth in the Atlantic 10 by a vote of the league's coaches, while graduate student forward Dakota Mills, senior midfielder Gabrielle Vagnozzi, and sophomore defender Mackenzie Ehresman were voted onto the Preseason All-Conference Team.
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Recent Saint Joseph's field hockey graduate Anna Willocks was chosen as one of two nominees from the Atlantic 10 for the prestigious NCAA Woman of the Year Award, the league office announced on Monday afternoon.
Saint Joseph's men's basketball rising senior Toliver Freeman has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, organization officials announced in July.
Saint Joseph's women's tennis rising junior Amanda Nava capped a marvelous run at the XIV Pan American Maccabi Games in Mexico City by winning two gold medals and a silver medal at the international competition.
Reggie Cameron has been named Saint Joseph's graduate manager for men's basketball, head coach Billy Lange announced today.
The Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse team placed five players on the 2019 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 maintained a cumulative academic GPA of 3.50 or greater.
Saint Joseph's University Director of Athletics Jill Bodensteiner announced several new staff and promotions on Monday. Dr. Eric Laudano has been named senior associate athletics director for high performance, Rob Sullivan '06 has been named senior associate athletics director for external affairs and Amanda Hall has been named associate athletics director for business operations and facilities. Additionally, Christina Foggie has been promoted to director of special projects and special assistant to the athletics director and Stephanie McCaffrey ‘04 has been promoted to business analyst.
Six members of the Saint Joseph's men's and women's tennis squads have been named Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athletes, while the both programs were recognized as an ITA All-Academic Team, organization officials announced.
The Saint Joseph's golf team has been recognized as a Golf Coaches Association of America All-Academic Team, organization officials announced this week.