The Saint Joseph's field hockey team came in at number 15 in this week's Penn Monto/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll, the organization announced on Tuesday.
The Saint Joseph's men's cross country squad remains 10th in a field of 15 ranked teams in the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division I Cross Country Week #1 Regional Rankings for the Mid-Atlantic Region, it was announced on Monday afternoon. There was no movement for any of the 15 ranked squads from the Preseason Poll to the Week #1 Poll.
The Saint Joseph's men's and women's lacrosse programs will host a pair of alumni games on Saturday, September 21, as part of the campus-wide "HawkFest" activities. Participants are also invited to take part in a happy hour at Craft Manayunk following the games.
The Saint Joseph's men's soccer squad returns to Hawk Hill to begin a five-match home stretch beginning this Tuesday, September 17 against William and Mary. The Hawks will also host Duquesne (Sept. 21), Lafayette (Sept. 24), VCU (Sept. 28), and Princeton (Oct. 1), with all matches set for a 7:00 p.m. start.
The Saint Joseph's men's tennis team kicked off its 2019 fall campaign this weekend with an appearance at the Ninth Annual Villanova Invitational. Senior Nathan Fioravante and junior Sam Sauter led the Hawks, reaching the final of the Wildcat Draw.
Saint Joseph's senior Michael O'Brien captured medalist honors at the Cornell Invitational, while the Hawks placed 14th overall at the season-opening event.
The Saint Joseph's women's soccer team fell at Lehigh, 2-0, on Sunday afternoon at the Ulrich Sports Complex.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team bounced back on Sunday afternoon as the #14th-ranked Hawks topped Cornell, 4-2, at Marsha Dodson Field. Sophomore Tonya Botherway tallied a pair of goals on the day, while junior Cassidy Atchison notched a pair of assists.
Michael Lorello's goal in the 70th minute made the difference as the Saint Joseph's men's soccer squad had its two-match winning streak snapped at Marist by a final score of 1-0 at Tenney Stadium on Saturday evening. With the loss, the Hawks fall to 2-3-0 while the Red Foxes improve to 2-2-0.
Saint Joseph's senior Michael O'Brien is tied for third place after the opening two rounds of the Cornell Invitational on Saturday. As a team, the Hawks are in 14th place with a combined score of 603 following rounds of 305 and 298.
A penalty corner midway through overtime led #23 Syracuse past the 14th-ranked Saint Joseph's field hockey team, 2-1, at J.S. Coyne Stadium on Friday night. Senior goalkeeper Victoria Kammerinke made nine saves for the Hawks, while junior Emily Peters tallied her second goal of the season.
Graduate student Elaine Estes placed second in a field of 73 racers to lead the Saint Joseph's women's cross country squad to a fifth-place team finish in a field of seven at the 2019 George Mason Invitational on Friday evening. The Hawks averaged 19:16 over 5k en route to a 96-point performance.