Saint Joseph's student-athletes achieved unparalleled success in the classroom during the Fall 2017 semester, attaining the highest overall grade-point averages in over 10 years. Individually, a total of 318 student-athletes were named to the SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll by achieving a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner Bernadette V. McGlade announced today the establishment of the Atlantic 10 Conference Don DiJulia Athletic Director Internship, in honor and recognition of Saint Joseph's University athletic director Don DiJulia, who will retire this spring after 35 years at the helm at his alma mater.
Saint Joseph's vice president and director of athletics Don DiJulia received a special achievement award from the Philadelphia Sportswriters Association at the organization's 114th annual Awards Banquet.
Here's a look back at an exciting year for Saint Joseph's athletics!
Alumni involvement plays a critical role in the success of SJU's athletic teams. A number of former baseball and men's lacrosse players have taken an active role in giving back to current players by sharing their professional experience and career advice through the teams' alumni mentoring programs.
On Wednesday, November 1, Saint Joseph's University student-athletes participated in a Career Night with some of the athletic department's corporate partners. The event took place in the Wynne Hall of Fame Room and provided those in attendance with the opportunity to interact and learn from leaders in their respective fields.
A pair of former Saint Joseph's student-athletes, Dan Hilferty '78 and Muffet McGraw '77, will be honored at the University's Leadership Awards Dinner on November 2 at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel.
The Saint Joseph's University Athletics Department has announced a relaunch of its official website, SJUHawks.com, which will better serve Hawks fans and supporters with a mobile-first approach.
Don DiJulia '67 has announced that he will retire from his longtime role as Saint Joseph's vice president and director of athletics at the end of the current academic year and will remain with the University as necessary to ensure a smooth transition for his successor.
In conjunction with the start of the new academic year, all current Saint Joseph's student-athletes and coaches participated in a Title IX Education and Training session with Janet Judge, Esq.
Janelle Fritz has been named director of ticket operations at Saint Joseph's University, it was announced by director of athletics Don DiJulia.
Saint Joseph's University is pleased to announce that Univest Bank and Trust Co. (Univest) has agreed to a multi-year partnership to become a presenting partner of Saint Joseph's Athletics program.