Senior captain Elaine Estes won the 5000m and senior captain Lindsey Oremus anchored the third-place DMR and accomplished a 3000m feat that hadn't been done by a Hawk in the last six years to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad at the unscored Penn State National Invitational, held at PSU's Ashenfelter III Indoor Track on Friday and Saturday.
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team heads to Dayton this Sunday for a noon matchup with Dayton at UD Arena. The game, which will be nationally televised on ESPNU, is part of the "We Back Pat" initiative focused on bringing awareness and recognition to the Pat Summitt Foundation, a fund of East Tennessee Foundation, and its fight against Alzheimer's disease, with the Hawks, including the coaching staff, wearing gray "We Back Pat" shirts in support of the enterprise.
Saint Joseph's senior field hockey standout Anna Willocks was among the honored guests at the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association's annual awards dinner at the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Monday night.
Saint Joseph's men's basketball will take on Penn in a Big 5 game on Saturday night at The Palestra. Tip-off is 7 p.m. and tickets are still available. The Hawks are coming off a 74-70 win over Richmond on Wednesday night and looking to spoil Penn's bid for the outright Big 5 title.
Freshman Jared Bynum broke a tie with two free throws with 1.6 seconds remaining, and Charlie Brown, Jr., had 31 points and a career-high 14 rebounds, to lead Saint Joseph's (9-10; 2-5 A-10) to a 74-70 come-from-behind win over Richmond (7-12; 1-5) in Atlantic 10 play at Hagan Arena.
A pair of free throws with 16 seconds to play lifted Richmond to a 46-45 victory over the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team on Wednesday evening at the Robins Center.
Jared Bynum is a freshman, but he's already established himself as a key player for the Hawks. Through the first two months of this season, Bynum started all 12 games, averaging 12.3 points, 3.7 assists, 3.3 rebounds, and 1.4 steals per game. And he's only getting better.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (8-10; 1-5 A-10) returns home to take on Richmond (7-11; 1-4 A-10) on Wednesday, January 23. Game time at Hagan Arena is 7 p.m. with the broadcast on NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and NBC Sports Washington, as well as digitally on ESPN+.