The members of the Saint Joseph's field hockey team enjoyed great success on the pitch during this academic year, claiming the Atlantic 10 regular season and tournament titles. But the Hawks have also shown their mettle off of it as well, achieving successes in the classroom and in their community service commitments.
Senior high jumper Claudine Andre capped one of the most successful careers in program history with a 13th-place finish at the 2018 NCAA East Regional Preliminary Rounds, held at the University of South Florida's Track and Field Stadium on Thursday afternoon. Andre battled brilliantly in a field of the top 48 declared high jumpers east of the Mississippi River.
Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse senior captain Kristen Kelbon has been selected one of 14 recipients of the prestigious Atlantic 10 Postgraduate Scholarship, conference officials announced on Thursday.
Saint Joseph's co-captains Chris Blewitt and Mike Rastivo have been named to the Senior CLASS Award All-American Second Team, as voted on by fans, media, and Division I head coaches and announced by organization officials on Thursday afternoon. With the pair of Hawk selections, Saint Joseph's is the only program to be represented twice among the First and Second Teams.
Saint Joseph's sophomore Molly Kapala has been selected to the All-ECAC Second Team, organization officials announced on Thursday.
Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse fourth-year head coach Alex Kahoe, who won five NCAA national titles while at the University of Maryland from 1995-2000, has been inducted into the US Lacrosse National Lacrosse Hall of Fame, it was announced on Wednesday.
Saint Joseph's rising junior Richard Riva has advanced to the 2018 U.S. Open sectional qualifier after tying for medalist honors this past weekend at the U.S. Open local qualifier at Glenmaura National Golf Club (par 71, 6,854 yards).
Saint Joseph's junior Tim Brennan added another weekly award to his mantle as he was named the Philadelphia Big 5 Baseball Pitcher of the Week late Tuesday.
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.
Saint Joseph's junior righthander Tim Brennan was named to the Atlantic 10 Baseball All-Conference Second Team on Tuesday afternoon. The All-Atlantic 10 teams were selected via a vote of the conference's head coaches.
Saint Joseph's softball head coach Erin Brooks has announced the upcoming High School Elite Camp will be held at SJU on June 16. The camp, which runs from 8:30 a.m. until 2:45 p.m., will be held at the SJU Softball 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.