Saint Joseph's forward Anna Willocks has been named a finalist for the prestigious Honda Sport Award for field hockey, as announced by The Collegiate Women's Sports Awards on Wednesday afternoon. Willocks – the first Saint Joseph's student-athlete to be a Honda Award finalist – is one of four finalists for this year's honor.
Saint Joseph's eighth-year head coach Taylor Wray has announced the Hawks' 14-game schedule for the 2019 men's lacrosse season. Including their two exhibition games, the Hawks will compete against members of the Patriot League, Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, Colonial Athletic Association, Big East Conference, and Ivy League as well as the independent NJIT Highlanders before entering into Northeast Conference action on March 23.
Saint Joseph's sophomore Lula Roig scored a career-high 16 points, but a cold-shooting second half did in the Hawks' women's basketball team as they fell to Towson, 73-52, on Monday evening at Hagan Arena.
Saint Joseph's goalkeeper Victoria Kammerinke has earned a slew of awards for her play on the field: she's a two-time National Field Hockey Coaches Association All-America honoree, she's been voted the Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Year in each of the last two seasons, and she was named the Atlantic 10 Championship's Most Outstanding Player as the Hawks claimed their second consecutive league title last month, among many others.
This offseason, the Saint Joseph's women's lacrosse program will individually introduce its 12 newest Hawks. Freshman midfielder Samantha Tush is featured in this week's Newcomer Spotlight.
Saint Joseph's guard Lamarr Kimble has been named the Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week for December 10 as the redshirt junior was the team's leading scorer in both games last week.
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team caps its seven-game homestand this Monday when the Hawks host Towson. The game, which is set for a 7 p.m. tip, will be streamed on ESPN+.
Saint Joseph's late second-half rally fell short as the Hawks were defeated by #21 Villanova, 70-58, in a Big 5 matchup at Finneran Pavilion.
Saint Joseph's will take on #21 Villanova on Saturday at the Finneran Pavilion in the annual rivalry game beginning at 2 p.m., with the national telecast on Fox Sports 1.
Scholastic basketball standouts Hakim Hart and Kenan Sarvan have signed National Letters of Intent and will enroll at Saint Joseph's University and join the men's basketball program in the fall of 2019.
Fighting back from a 16-point first half deficit to Auburn, the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team rallied to make it a one-point game in the fourth quarter. Unfortunately for the Hawks, they couldn't complete the comeback as the Tigers got key baskets on the offensive end and stops at the other to pull away for a 81-70 win on Thursday night at Hagan Arena.
Saint Joseph's sophomore defender David Grana continued to rack in postseason accolades on Thursday afternoon as he was named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-American Men's Soccer Second Team, as selected by College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Grana was voted onto the Academic All-District First Team back on November 8 and advanced from there.