Saint Joseph's University has placed 256 student-athletes on the 2017-18 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll, conference officials announced on Thursday.
Saint Joseph's University will run a full schedule of sports camps in the summer of 2018 for boys and girls. The Hawks' head varsity coaches will conduct camps in the sports of baseball, basketball, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, rowing, and tennis, running from June through August. The camp schedule is as follows; for more information, click on the link or call the coach's office directly. All camps are held on the Saint Joseph's University campus unless noted.
The Atlantic 10 Conference and ESPN have reached a multi-year media rights deal for more than 500 conference events each year to be carried on ESPN+, the first multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company Direct-to-Consumer & International segment in conjunction with ESPN.
Saint Joseph's has announced its individual team award winners for the 2017-18 academic year. In all, nearly 70 student-athletes were recognized by their teams for their contributions on and off the playing field.
More than 100 Saint Joseph's student-athletes received their degrees on Saturday, May 19, at the University's Commencement held in the Michael J. Hagan '85 Arena.
Longtime director of athletics Don DiJulia '67 was the speaker at Saint Joseph's University's Commencement and received an honorary doctorate of humane letters. DiJulia is retiring at the end of this month after 50 years of service to the University.
Claudine Andre (Women's Track and Field) and Chris Blewitt (Men's Lacrosse) have been selected as the recipients of Saint Joseph's Class of 1950 Awards as the school's top graduating student-athletes. They will be among the honorees at the University's Commencement on May 19.
The Atlantic 10 Conference represents 14 institutions and more than 6,000 student-athletes of different races, genders, and cultures. To kick-off its new conference-wide "Respect" campaign, the A-10's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee has unveiled a one-minute video, highlighting an area each institution upholds as a principle of respect on their campuses.
Thank you to the hundreds of alumni, parents, fans and friends, who were game changers for Saint Joseph's University Athletics during #OneDaySJU. Collectively, more than 1,800 gifts were made to SJU's varsity teams through the Hawk Athletic Fund during the Challenge, which ran from March 15 through April 10.
Saint Joseph's University today introduced Jill Bodensteiner as its new director of athletics, marking the appointment of a new athletics director for the first time in 30 years. She succeeds the legendary Don DiJulia '67, who recently announced his retirement after serving his 50th year in college athletics and 35th as Saint Joseph's athletics director.
Saint Joseph's University President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., announced today that Jill Bodensteiner has been named the University's director of athletics, marking the first time in 30 years that a new athletics director has been appointed. She succeeds the legendary Don DiJulia, who recently announced his retirement after serving his 50th year in college athletics and 35th as Saint Joseph's athletics director.
Saint Joseph's vice president and director of athletics Don DiJulia will be one of eight individuals inducted into ECAC Hall of Fame on May 4.