St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) Athletics

April 23, 2017 Softball Turned Away In Pitcher’s Duels At Sage After being outscored 28-3 over two games last season, the Bears battled last year's league runner-up to a pair of 3-0 losses.
April 23, 2017 Baseball Drops Two at Old Westbury The Bears fell 11-2 and 3-0 to the Panthers. John Condon knocked three hits and drove in both SJC runs.
April 21, 2017 Staten Island Rallies to Snap Baseball Win Streak at Three John Condon batted 4-for-5 and Peter Terranova tossed three near-perfect innings as the Bears jumped out to a 3-0 lead before falling 4-3.
April 21, 2017 Softball Schedule Changes Skyline Softball Doubleheader at SJC Long Island moved to Saturday. Old Westbury doubleheader rescheduled for Tuesday at SJC Outdoor Field Complex.
April 20, 2017 Smalley Wins Twice as Men’s Tennis Battles Brooklyn College Alec Smalley won at doubles, 8-0, and at singles, 6-2, 6-2, as the Bears fell to their borough foes, 6-3
April 18, 2017 Rapp Knocks Six Hits as Baseball Wins Third Straight Downing Baruch The Bears belted a season-high 22 hits powered by Francis Rapp's record-setting 6-for-6 game and assembled their longest win streak of the season in a 13-7 win over Baruch.
April 18, 2017 Mahoney and Wainwright Selected as Skyline Softball Pitcher and Rookie of the Week Victoria Mahoney compiled a 3-0 mark and 1.75 ERA in the circle and Wainwright batted .583 with 10 RBI and nine runs scored to lead the Bears to a 4-0 week.
April 18, 2017 Watters Named Skyline Baseball Rookie of the Week; Condon Lands on Honor Roll Freshman Andrew Watters tossed six innings of one-hit ball in the victory over John Jay and is the second Bear to win the honor this season
April 17, 2017 Softball Falls in Extras But Collects Skyline Win in Doubleheader Split With Purchase Amber Wainwright knocked five hits on the day and drove in the pair of runs as the Bears fell 3-2 in nine innings, but rallied to take the nightcap by the same score.
April 15, 2017 Simon Knocks 100th Hit as Softball Sweeps Lehman in American Legion Opener Senior Samantha Simon became the 16th Bear in program history to knock 100 hits as St. Joseph's took 19-4 and 15-7 victories over Lehman College
April 13, 2017 Baseball Snaps Three-Game Skid Cruising Past John Jay, 15-1 The Bears outhit the Bloodhounds 14-2 in their first game at American Legion Field.
April 12, 2017 Softball Fires Pair of Two-Hit Shutouts to Sweep York Madison Erhardt struck out five in her first career start in a 9-0 victory. Theresa Armano and Victoria Mahoney fanned six in a combined 14-0 shutout.
April 12, 2017 Baseball Outhits NJCU, But Falls 6-5 in Ninth The Bears erased a 3-run deficit to tie the game at 5-all in the eighth, but suffered their second straight walk-off loss and seventh one-run defeat of the season.
April 12, 2017 Men's Tennis Hosts Purchase in League Affair The Bears fell to 1-3 overall and 0-2 in Skyline play
April 11, 2017 LoPrinzi Joins 100-RBI Club as Baseball Falls to Cairn in Slugfest Nicholas LoPrinzi drove in six runs to become the just the 5th Bear to reach the 100-RBI plateau. The senior batted 5-for-9 with 6 RBI, 3 runs, a home run and three doubles on the day.
April 9, 2017 Baseball Earns Key Skyline Split With Farmingdale State Thomas Pallatto struck notched a complete-game victory and Anthony Camerada went 3-for-4 in a 4-3 victory to earn a split with Farmingdale State.
April 9, 2017 Simon Scores 100th Run as Softball Drops Two at Farmingdale Samantha Simon became the 13th Bear to score 100 runs, but the Rams took 7-0 and 13-1 decisions over the Bears.
April 9, 2017 Men’s Volleyball Concludes Season In Patchogue The Bears suffered straight-set losses to SJC Long Island and Sarah Lawrence, finishing in ninth place in their second Skyline campaign.
April 8, 2017 Baglino’s Walk-Off Homer and Mahoney’s Two-Hitter Powers Softball Sweep of Sarah Lawrence Brianna Baglino blast in the 7th of game one gave the Bears a 3-2 victory. Victoria Mahoney struck out 10 and surrendered just two hits and one walk in her second shutout.
April 8, 2017 Late Runs Lift Baseball To Split With Merchant Marine Academy The Bears took game one, 3-1, after scoring three in the 7th and 8th innings. USMMA scored three early in game two and earned a split with a 6-4 win.
April 8, 2017 Softball Venue Changes This Weekend Saturday's doubleheader moved to Sarah Lawrence starting at 2 pm. Sunday's twin bill moved to Farmingdale remaining a noon start,
April 7, 2017 Baseball Falls to CCNY, 4-2 The Beavers jumped out to a 3-0 lead and the Bears cut it to 3-2 with the bases loaded and 1 out in the 7th, but could never erase the deficit.
April 7, 2017 CCNY & USMMA Games Relocated to Patchogue; John Jay Game Added April 13 Friday's and Saturday's games vs. the Beavers and Mariners have been relocated to the SJC Outdoor Field Complex in Patchogue, N.Y. A single game vs. John Jay has been added to the schedule.
April 5, 2017 Condon Goes Yard But Drew Edges Baseball, 6-5 John Condon's 3-run HR in the 5th put the Bears up 5-2
April 4, 2017 Softball Drops Two to First-Place Mount Saint Mary The Knights downed the Bears 5-1 and 5-0 on Tuesday.
April 3, 2017 Wainwright Selected as Skyline Softball Player of the Week The freshman batted .600 (9-for-16) with 9 RBI and 6 runs, helping the Bears to a 3-1 week.
April 3, 2017 Softball vs. Old Westbury Rescheduled to Friday, April 14 The doubleheader will begin at 12 p.m. at American Legion Field.
April 2, 2017 Softball Rallies to Salvage Split With Mount Saint Vincent in Skyline Opener The Bears scored 2 runs in the seventh on a Paige Csikortos double to come from behind for an 8-7 victory. The Dolphins came from behind to take game one, 3-2.
April 2, 2017 Brigando Fans 10 to Become Career Wins Leader as Baseball Sweeps Purchase The Bears scored 12 unanswered runs in game 1 for a 13-3 triumph and swept the series with a 5-1 win in game 2. Bears now 7-6 and 6-2 in Skyline play.
April 1, 2017 Baseball Handed First League Losses of Season Dropping Pair at Patchogue Defending champion SJC Long Island handed the Bears 9-3 and 3-0 losses.
March 30, 2017 Softball Dominates Brooklyn College in Return to the Diamond The Bears defeated their borough rivals 17-1 and 18-2 playing for the first time since March 4. At 6-2, SJC is off to their second-best start in team history.
March 30, 2017 Baseball Suffers Another One-Run Loss, Falling to Baruch Bears lose to Baruch, 4-3, with the tying run standing on second base. All four losses this season have been by one-run.
March 29, 2017 Men's Tennis Opens Skyline Play Against Preseason Favorite Yeshiva The 3-time defending league champions handed the Bears a 9-0 defeat.
March 29, 2017 Softball Doubleheader vs. New Rochelle Postponed Bears scheduled to face Brooklyn College tomorrow at 5 p.m.
March 28, 2017 Vukosavovic Selected as Skyline Men's Tennis Player of the Week First Player of the Week honor ever collected by a Bear.
March 28, 2017 Brigando Named Skyline Pitcher of the Week; Rapp Receives Honor Roll Nod Brigando went 2-0 in conference play last week working 12 scoreless innings, striking out nine. Rapp batted .533 (6-for-15) with 6 runs and 3 RBI.
March 27, 2017 Venue Change For Wednesday's Softball Doubleheader; Twin Bill at MSMC Rescheduled The Bears will now face New Rochelle at the SJC Outdoor Field Complex starting at 6 p.m. The Mount Saint Mary doubleheader has been rescheduled for April 4 at 4 p.m.
March 26, 2017 Baseball Walks Off With Sweep of Mount Saint Vincent The Bears took a 10-0 run-rule win in game 1 and a thrilling 3-2 walk-off victory in the nightcap.
March 23, 2017 Baseball Nipped by NYU at MCU Park Michael Camerada (3-for-4, 2 R, 2B, 3B) drove a ball off the left field wall in the 9th that nearly tied the game.
March 21, 2017 Baseball Posts 35 Runs Over Sweep of Yeshiva in Skyline Opener The Bears defeated Yeshiva 13-1 and 22-3 to improve to 3-2 overall (2-0 Skyline). Adam Schwartz had six hits with four RBI and five runs on the day.
March 21, 2017 Men’s Volleyball Plays Hard-Fought Match Against NJCU on Senior Night A third set saw 10 ties and 7 lead changes with the Bears rallying to tie the frame at 23-23.
March 18, 2017 Men's Volleyball Drops Pair to Mount Saint Vincent and Ramapo in Skyline Opener Alec Smalley led SJC with nine kills on the day. Thomas Ambrosino chipped in six kills.
March 15, 2017 Smalley Receives Skyline Weekly Honor Roll Recognition The honor roll nod is the first by a Bear this season and the first in Smalley's career.
December 21, 2016 Spring Schedules Released
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September 30, 2015 Women's Soccer Topped by Lehman
July 15, 2015 21 Student-Athletes Receive AD3I Spring All-Academic Team Honors St. Joseph's accounted for the most student-athletes out of the 86 receiving AD3I All-Academic honors, recognizing those who maintained a 3.5 GPA while competing in one of the Association's winter & spring sports.
June 30, 2015 17 Student-Athletes Receive HVIAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Team Honors 17 student-athletes were named to the HVIAC Winter/Spring 2015 All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
April 14, 2015 Softball Uses Late Heroics to Salvage Split Against Mount Saint Vincent Softball (9-11) salvaged a doubleheader split hosting The College of Mount Saint Vincent (10-17) on Tuesday, suffering a 9-0 shutout in the opener before claiming a 1-0 pitcher’s duel in game two.
April 12, 2015 Perillo Homers Again, But Softball Suffers Second Consecutive Doubleheader Sweep at John Jay Softball (8-10) suffered their second consecutive doubleheader sweep on Sunday, falling 5-4 and 10-5 to John Jay College (10-12).
April 8, 2015 Lady Bears Sweep HVIAC Weekly Softball Honors Senior Jackie Perillo was awarded the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Softball Player of the Week, while freshman Theresa Armano was named HVIAC Pitcher of the Week and freshman Maria Gentile received Rookie of the Week honors.
April 4, 2015 Softball Scores 30 in Sweep over Baruch to Move Above .500 Softball (8-6) exploded for 30 runs in a doubleheader sweep over Baruch College (0-8) on Saturday afternoon, kicking off the day with a 13-2 five-inning victory in game one, followed by a 17-9 five-inning triumph in game two.
April 2, 2015 Men's Volleyball Sets New Program Wins Mark Sweeping Sarah Lawrence The Bears won their ninth game of the season defeating former HVIAC rival Sarah Lawrence in straight sets also snapping a four-game skid and returning back to the .500 mark.
April 1, 2015 Parr Goes the Distance But Men's Tennis Topped by Sarah Lawrence Nolan Parr nearly secured his first win of the season falling in a third set super tiebreaker 10-6, but the Bears (0-2) were swept by former HVIAC rivals Sarah Lawrence College.
March 31, 2015 Four Record Double-Doubles But Men's Volleyball Falls To Yeshiva in HVIAC Tilt Four Bears recorded double-doubles led by Raul Urshela's 17 kills and 10 digs and Norrin Martinez' 33 assists and 18 digs, but the Bears saw their hopes for the HVIAC regular season title dashed by a four-set loss to two-time defending champion Yeshiva
March 31, 2015 Armano Nabs HVIAC Pitcher of the Week, Eddy Named HVIAC Rookie of the Week After leading the Lady Bears to a 4-0 week, freshman Theresa Armano was awarded the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Pitcher of the Week and junior Erica Eddy was named the HVIAC Rookie of the Week.
March 29, 2015 Softball Walks off in Dramatic Fashion and Rides Strong Pitching to Doubleheader Sweep over Maine-Presque Isle Softball (4-6) swept a doubleheader against Maine at Presque Isle, riding freshman Destiny Marino’s walk-off single to a dramatic 6-5 victory in game one and finishing off the sweep with a comfortable 9-3 win in game two.
March 28, 2015 Dominant Pitching Prevails as Baseball Completes Doubleheader Sweep of SUNY-Canton The Bears came back from two runs down to top SUNY-Canton, 5-2 in game one then Brian Luebcke tossed a complete-game five-hitter as they were victorious in game two, 1-0, to complete the doubleheader sweep on Saturday morning. Thomas McKenna and Francis Rapp each drove in two runs in the win.
March 28, 2015 Softball's Offense Comes to Life in Home Opener as They Roll to Doubleheader Sweep Softball (2-6) slammed 22 hits en route to a doubleheader route over The University of Valley Forge (0-2) on Saturday, cruising to a 13-0 five-inning victory in game one and finishing off the sweep with a 14-2 five-inning win in game two.
March 27, 2015 Cutrone Homers Twice as Baseball Splits Wild Doubleheader with Lehman The Bears got a Nicholas LoPrinzi RBI single to break the tie in the seventh as they topped Lehman, 5-4, in game one while the Lightning battled back from three runs down in game two and won in walk-off fashion to salvage a doubleheader split, 8-7, on Friday night. Chris Cutrone homered twice and drove in five runs for St. Joseph's.
March 26, 2015 Pratt Attack Too Much for Men's Volleyball in Four-Set Loss at Home Raul Urshela slammed 15 kills and Thomas Kennedy added 13 kills, but couldn't keep pace with the Pratt attack that hit .353 and combined for 56 kills.
March 21, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Finishes off Arizona Trip with Losses to Pacific Lutheran and No. 19 Central The Lady Bears (0-6) completed their Arizona trip on Saturday afternoon, dropping their third doubleheader in as many days after falling 8-0 in five innings to both Pacific Lutheran University and No. 19 ranked Central College (Iowa).
March 20, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Suffers Doubleheader Sweep in Arizona as They Continue Tucson Invitational Games Lady Bears softball (0-4) continued their Arizona trip with a doubleheader loss on Friday, dropping game one 11-3 in six innings to The University of Pudget Sound (4-18) and losing the doubleheader capper 8-0 in five innings to The University of Minnesota-Crookston (4-14).
March 19, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Drops Both Ends of Their Doubleheader Season-Opener in Arizona St. Joseph's softball (0-2) dropped both ends of their season-opening doubleheader on Thursday as part of their six-game set in the Tucson Invitational Games, falling 7-0 to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (11-4) and 3-0 against Denison University (5-2).
March 18, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Opens 2015 Campaign with Tucson Invitational Games in Arizona Beginning on Thursday St. Joseph's softball will open their 2015 campaign with a six-game set as part of the Tucson Invitational Games in Tucson, Arizona beginning on Thursday.
March 17, 2015 Men's Volleyball Edged Out by Yeshiva in Five-Set Thriller Four Bears recorded double-doubles, but St. Joseph's came out on the wrong end of a tightly contested five-set affair for first place in the HVIAC. The match featured 37 ties and 19 lead changes, with each set determined by less than four points.
March 17, 2015 Louison Picked for Reese's Division III All-Star Game and Garners D3Hoops.com All-Atlantic Region Honors Capping off his outstanding four-year career on the men's basketball team, senior David Louison was selected for the Reese's Division III College All-Star Game and named to the D3Hoops.com All-Atlantic Region Second Team.
March 16, 2015 Retas Earns AD3I First Team Honors, Raccuglia Named to Second Team, Marino Gets Honorable Mention Three Lady Bears received Association of Division III Independent (AD3I) awards for their play on the court this season. Samantha Retas was named to the AD3I First Team, Taylor Raccuglia earned Second Team honors, while freshman Destiny Marino secured an Honorable Mention.
March 16, 2015 Louison, Megafu and O'Neill Named All-Independent, Cocozello Awarded AD3I Co-Coach of the Year Senior David Louison and junior Michael Megafu were named to the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) All-Independent First Team while junior Matt O’Neill was awarded All-Independent Second Team and head coach Joseph Cocozello took home Co-Coach of the Year honors.
March 15, 2015 Baseball Secures a Doubleheader Split With Maritime College The Bears (2-5) exploded with a four-run sixth inning to grab game one of a doubleheader against Maritime, 9-3, then dropping an 11-5 decision in the second game of the twin bill Saturday afternoon. Nicholas LoPrinzi plated four runs over the two games, while three others drove in two runs apiece.
March 9, 2015 Louison Tabbed Finalist for Reese's Division III All-Star Game; Final Spots Determined by Fan Vote Senior David Louison has been named a finalist for the Reese's Division III College All-Star Game to be played prior to the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Championship game on March 21.
March 5, 2015 Inclement Weather Forces Cancellation of USCAA Nationals Consolation Games The Bears conclude their season at 18-10 and the Lady Bears finish at 17-12 as the USCAA has canceled the consolation games of the National Championship due to inclement weather in the Uniontown, Pa. area.
March 4, 2015 Retas Joins SJC 1000-Point Club But Women's Basketball Stung By Defending National Champ Concordia in USCAA Quarterfinals Despite a 23-point, 16-rebound double-double from USCAA Second-Team All-American, a first half run from the top seed and defending champion Concordia College (Alabama) would end the Lady Bears quest for a national title with a 83-63 quarterfinal loss.
March 4, 2015 Slow Second Half Start Plagues Men's Basketball in USCAA Quarterfinal Loss to Rochester USCAA Student-Athlete of the Year and First Team All-American recorded his 20th double-double of the season, but the No. 6 Bears (18-10) couldn't pull off an upset against No. 3 Rochester falling 82-75.
March 3, 2015 Urshela Earns HVIAC Men's Volleyball Player of the Week Honors For The Second Time This Season Senior Raul Urshela totaled 44 kills on the 2-1 week for St. Joseph's and nearly recorded a triple-double in the five-set league win over Pratt. Urshela collects the honor for the ninth time in his career.
February 27, 2015 Women's Basketball Closes Out Regular Season with Loss to Division I NJIT The Lady Bears grabbed an early lead against NCAA Division I opponent NJIT, but would allow two big offensive runs as they fell to the Highlanders, 78-35, Friday night in Newark. Taylor Raccuglia scored 11 points and seven rebounds in a losing effort, while Samantha Retas added 10 points.
February 27, 2015 Expectations High for Lady Bears Softball In Final HVIAC Season Lady Bears Softball embark upon their 2015 campaign aiming to defend the HVIAC Tournament and regular season titles as well as returning to their fifth USCAA National Championship appearance in the last seven years.
February 26, 2015 Louison Named Player of the Year, Cocozello Coach of the Year Highlights Three on All-HVIAC Team Senior David Louison and juniors Michael Megafu and Matt O’Neill were named members of the HVIAC All-Conference Team, while head coach Joseph Cocozello was awarded Coach of the Year. In addition, Louison claimed the inaugural HVIAC Player of the Year award.
February 26, 2015 Urshela Sets Three New Records as Men's Volleyball Outlasts Pratt in Five for First Place in HVIAC Senior Raul Urshela matched his single-game high 24 kills and set new records in blocks (9), solo blocks (7) and points (33.0) leading the Bears to a five-set victory over their Willoughby Ave. rivals.
February 26, 2015 Marino Earns HVIAC Co-Rookie of the Year, Carbone Co-Coach of the Year, Three Lady Bears Named to All-Conference Team Lady Bears freshman Destiny Marino earned HVIAC Co-Rookie of the Year honors for her performance this season, while head coach Frank P. Carbone was named conference Co-Coach of the Year. Marino, Samantha Retas and Taylor Raccuglia were all tabbed to the HVIAC All-Conference Team following the team's conference championship
February 25, 2015 David Louison Receives CoSIDA/Capital One First Team Academic All-America Honors St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) senior forward David Louison became the first student-athlete in Bears history to receive CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-America honors as a first team selection.
February 25, 2015 Baseball Closes Out Trip to Florida with Two Losses Against Alma The Bears (1-4) could not hold onto a four-run advantage in the first game, and were shut down in the second game as they were swept by Alma, 8-4 and 4-0, as they closed out the RussMatt Central Florida Invitational Saturday afternoon.
February 23, 2015 Men's Volleyball Streak Snapped at Three by John Jay Raul Urshela had seven kills and three blocks and Thomas Kennedy and Taso Kostikas chipped in two kills each, but Bears fell in straight sets to John Jay on Monday, suffering their second loss at the Hill Center.
February 22, 2015 Men's Basketball Falls Short in Quest for Second Straight HVIAC Title, Falling 91-82 to Berkeley in the Championship The Bears succumbed to a strong second-half spurt from Berkeley College in their quest to defend the HVIAC championship, falling 91-82 in Albany, N.Y. on Sunday.
February 22, 2015 Women's Basketball Captures HVIAC Championship over Albany Pharmacy, Retas Named MVP The Lady Bears erupted for a 21-8 run over a nine-minute stretch in the second half as they defeated Albany Pharmacy, 74-63, to win the HVIAC Championship Sunday night in Albany. Samantha Retas was named tournament MVP following her 14th double-double of the season, scoring a season-high 28 points along with 10 rebounds.
February 21, 2015 Men's Basketball Advances to HVIAC Tournament Final, Putting Away Vaughn 82-71 The Bears advanced to the HVIAC Tournament final with an 82-71 victory over Vaughn College in Albany, N.Y. on Saturday.
February 21, 2015 Retas Nets 1,000th Point as Women's Basketball Edges New Rochelle to Advance to HVIAC Finals Samantha Retas (20 points, 17 rebounds) recorded her 13th double-double on the season, including scoring her 1,000th career point, as the No. 2 Lady Bears (16-10) held on in Albany to defeat No. 3 New Rochelle, 69-65 in the HVIAC semifinals Saturday night. They face No. 1 Albany Pharmacy in the finals tomorrow.
February 20, 2015 Women's Basketball Seeks Second Conference Championship in Three Years at HVIAC Tournament This Weekend The No. 2 Lady Bears (15-10, 5-1 HVIAC) faces off with No. 3 College of New Rochelle in the HVIAC tournament semifinals Saturday night in Albany, and the winner will face either No. 1 Albany Pharmacy or No. 4 Berkeley in the finals Sunday at 4:00 p.m.
February 20, 2015 Baseball Earns First Win of the Season and Sidman Era in Doubleheader Split with Brandeis The Bears (1-2) grabbed their first win on the 2015 season in a 7-4 victory over Brandeis in game one of a doubleheader in the RussMatt Central Florida Invitational, then dropped a 4-0 decision in game two. Domenick Camerada drove in three runs, while Thomas McKenna plated two. Pitcher Mitch Brigando earned the victory with 6 1/3 strong innings.
February 19, 2015 Late Rally Falls Short as Baseball Drops to Brandeis in Season Opener, 7-4 The Bears' (0-1) comeback fell short with the tying run left on deck as they were defeated by Brandeis, 7-4, in the 2015 season opener in the RussMatt Invitational in Florida. Bobby Perretti knocked in two runs on a two-run triple in his first game in a St. Joseph's uniform.
February 19, 2015 Men's Volleyball Wins Third Straight, Grounding Hawks in Straight Sets Raul Urshela slammed 17 kills as the Bears won their third straight game and moved above .500 by two games for the first time in program history.
February 18, 2015 Baseball Opens 2015 Campaign in Florida Against Brandeis and Alma at RussMatt Invitational The Bears begin their 2015 baseball campaign at the RussMatt Central Florida Invitational starting Thursday with the first of three games against Brandeis, then close out with a doubleheader against Alma on Saturday.
February 18, 2015 Men's Volleyball Serves Straight Set Defeat to Sarah Lawrence; Martinez Sets New Single-Game Aces Record The Bears landed 20 aces and junior Norrin Martinez served up a program-record 13 aces to lead St. Joseph's to a straight-set victory over Sarah Lawrence College to move back over .500
February 18, 2015 Louison Nabs His 16th Career AD3I Player of the Week Award After averaging 20.5 points and 14.5 rebounds, David Louison has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week.
February 17, 2015 Women's Basketball Rallies From Halftime Deficit to Top New Rochelle on Senior Night, 66-50 The Lady Bears (15-10, 5-1 HVIAC) came back from 10 points down in the second half as they beat the College of New Rochelle on Senior Night, 66-50, Tuesday night at the Hill Center. Taylor Raccuglia (19 points, 14 rebounds) and Samantha Retas (16 points, 11 boards) each recorded double-doubles.
February 14, 2015 Women's Basketball Falls On the Road to HVIAC Foe Albany Pharmacy, 54-49 The Lady Bears (14-10, 4-1 HVIAC) could not overcome a 12-0 second half run as they were defeated by Albany Pharmacy, 54-49, Saturday night at the Albert M. White Gymnasium in Albany. Destiny Marino tallied a team-high 13 points along with six boards and three assists in a losing effort.
February 14, 2015 Men's Basketball Closes Regular Season with Win, Clinches No. 2 Seed Heading into HVIAC Tournament The Bears (17-8, 5-1 HVIAC) rode a strong second-half to put away Albany Pharmacy 65-52 on Saturday in their regular season finale, clinching the No. 2 seed heading into the HVIAC Tournament.
February 13, 2015 St. Joseph's Places 16 Student-Athletes on HVIAC Fall All-Academic Team Sixteen student-athletes were named to the HVIAC Fall 2014 All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
February 12, 2015 Men's Basketball Comeback Attempt Falls Short against Berkeley with HVIAC Regular Season Title at Stake With the HVIAC regular season title on the line, the No. 2 Bears (16-8, 4-1 HVIAC) dropped a hard-fought battle 77-68 to No. 1 Berkeley College (17-5, 6-0 HVIAC).
February 11, 2015 Men's Volleyball Earns First Victory Over Brooklyn College With Straight-Set Triumph Senior Raul Urshela slammed 10 kills and landed six service aces as the Bears moved back to .500 and snapped a two-game skid defeating Brooklyn College in straight sets -- the first victory in 10 meetings over their borough rivals.
February 11, 2015 Women's Basketball Downed by Borough Rival Brooklyn College, 67-46 The Lady Bears (14-9) shot just 33.3% from the floor as they were defeated by Brooklyn College, 67-46, Wednesday night at the West Quad Center. Taylor Raccuglia scored a team-high 21 points in a losing effort
February 9, 2015 Men's Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets in Road Test at Staten Island Despite a match-high 12 kills from senior Raul Urshela, the Bears (1-2) were knocked off in straight sets, 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-15), by the College of Staten Island on Monday night.
February 8, 2015 Late Rally Falls Short as Women's Basketball Drops to John Jay, 67-62 Trailing by double-figures in the second half, the Lady Bears (14-8) fought back to within a point but could not complete the comeback as they were defeated by John Jay, 67-62. Samantha Retas recorded a double-double (18 points, 15 rebounds) in a losing effort.
February 8, 2015 Men's Basketball Wins Fourth Consecutive Paced by Double-Doubles from Louison and Megafu The Bears continued their winning ways on Sunday afternoon, putting away the City College of New York (CCNY) 66-55 to improve to 16-7 and remain undefeated at the Hill Center (9-0).
February 7, 2015 Men’s Basketball Sinks 17 from Downtown in 109-62 Conference Victory over King’s The Bears produced a season-high offensive output and matched a school record with 17 three-pointers, controlling King’s 109-62 at the Hill Center on Saturday to improve to 15-7 and remain undefeated (4-0) in HVIAC-play.
February 7, 2015 Women's Basketball Gets a Team Effort for Seventh Straight Win over King's The Lady Bears (14-7, 5-0 HVIAC) got points from every active player as they secured their seventh straight win over Kings, 74-32, Saturday night. Lauren GaNun (11 points, nine boards) was one rebound shy of a double-double, while Taylor Raccuglia added a game-high nine assists along with seven points.
February 6, 2015 Women's Basketball Turns Back HVIAC Foe Yeshiva For Sixth Straight Victory, 59-48 Freshman Destiny Marino (12 points, 10 rebounds, career-high seven steals) fell three steals shy of a triple-double and Taylor Raccuglia scored a game-high 16 points as the first-place Lady Bears (13-7, 4-0 HVIAC) beat Yeshiva, 59-48, for their sixth straight victory.
February 5, 2015 Louison Garners Capital One Academic All-District® Men’s Basketball Team Honors Senior David Louison is the first Brooklyn Campus student-athlete to receive Capital One Academic All-District® Men’s Basketball Team honors—one of the top academic honors in collegiate athletics.
February 4, 2015 Louison Nabs AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Honors After leading the Bears to a 2-0 week, Louison was awarded his fifteenth career AD3I Player of the Week and his tenth career HVIAC Player of the Week.
February 3, 2015 Marino Garners HVIAC Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week Accolades Lady Bears freshman Destiny Marino was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) women's basketball Rookie of the Week for her performance over two games last week.
February 3, 2015 Women's Basketball Moves Into First Place With HVIAC Win over Berkeley, 59-44 The Lady Bears (12-7, 3-0 HVIAC) earned their fifth straight win and take hold of first place in the conference as they defeated Berkeley (N.Y.), 59-44, Tuesday night. Taylor Raccugla (23 points, 13 rebounds) recorded a double-double in the victory.
February 3, 2015 Late Rally Comes Up Short For Men's Volleyball, Falling 3-1 to York at Home Senior Thomas Kennedy slammed a career- and team-high-tying eight kills as the Bears (1-1) nearly forced a fifth and deciding set against York College on Tuesday night. Taso Kostikas shared team-high honors also landing eight kills.
February 2, 2015 Women's Basketball Seeks Fifth Straight Win and First Place in Conference Hosting Berkeley The Lady Bears (11-7, 2-0 HVIAC) battles for supremacy in the HVIAC when they face off with first-place Berkeley (N.Y.) Monday night at the Hill Center as they go for their fifth straight win on the season. Tip time is set for 7:00 p.m.
January 31, 2015 Late Spurt Propels Men’s Basketball Past Valley Forge 82-78 The Bears controlled the final minutes to clip The University of Valley Forge 82-78 on Alumni Night, winning their second in a row and improving to 14-7. David Louison dropped a career-high 35 points.
January 31, 2015 Balanced Attack Fuels Women's Basketball Past Valley Forge For Fourth Straight Win Five Lady Bears (11-7) scored in double figures as they earned their fourth straight win over the University of Valley Forge, 86-38, Saturday night at the Hill Center. Destiny Marino tallied a game-high 15 points and six assists, while Kristen Candelaria also netted a career-high 13 points in the win.
January 28, 2015 Women's Basketball Cruises Past Medgar Evers for Third Straight Win, 78-45 The Lady Bears (10-7) got contributions from every active player as they won their third consecutive game in a 78-45 victory over Medgar Evers Wednesday night. Destiny Marino led all scorers with 16 points along with nine rebounds, while Taylor Raccuglia (10 points, 10 boards) recorded a double-double.
January 28, 2015 Men's Basketball Come Alive in the Second Half to Put Away Medgar Evers The Bears rebounded from a sluggish start and came alive in the second-half to down Medgar Evers 88-71 on Wednesday night, improving to 13-7 and 6-0 at the Hill Center.
January 27, 2015 Raccuglia Earns AD3I & USCAA Honors; Marino Named HVIAC Rookie of the Week Lady Bears senior Taylor Raccuglia was named the AD3I and USCAA Player of the Week for her career performances this past week, and freshman Destiny Marino earned her third HVIAC Rookie of the Week honor this season.
January 27, 2015 Louison Crowned HVIAC Player of the Week After leading the Bears to a 2-1 week, senior David Louison was honored with his ninth career Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) men's basketball Player of the Week.
January 27, 2015 Welcome Home! Alumni Hoops Day Set for This Saturday All St. Joseph's College Alumni are cordially invited to the first-ever Alumni Hoops Day at The Hill Center
January 24, 2015 Men's Basketball Led by as Many as 17, But Succumb to Late Run in Staten Island The Bears (12-7) fell 92-87 on Saturday afternoon after leading by as many as 17 late in the second-half, succumbing to The College of Staten Island’s furious comeback run.
January 23, 2015 Baseball Embarks on 2015 Season With Playoff Aspirations The Bears baseball team released their 2015 season schedule, as they look for their fourth consecutive winning season and their third straight trip to the USCAA Small College World Series.
January 23, 2015 Women's Basketball Shatter Scoring Records in Win over Briarcliffe St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) (9-7) broke numerous single-game offensive records as they defeated USCAA foe Briarcliffe, 94-71, on Friday night. Four Lady Bears scored in double figures, led by Taylor Raccuglia who scored a career-high 30 points, nine rebounds and seven assists.
January 21, 2015 Men's Basketball Controls Conference Rival Vaughn for Their Third Straight, Louison Reaches 1,500 Career Points Led by David Louison’s career-high 33 points, including his 1,500th career point, the Bears won a physical battle 96-75 over conference rival Vaughn to improve to 12-6, remaining undefeated in the conference (3-0) and at the Hill Center (5-0).
January 21, 2015 Retas Makes School History as Women's Basketball Tops Vaughn, 76-57 Senior Samantha Retas tallied 11 points and a school single-game record 25 rebounds and also becomes the St. Joseph's all-time leader in rebounds as they Lady Bears bested Vaughn, 76-57, on Wednesday night.
January 19, 2015 Men's Basketball Rely On Defense Late, Squeak Out 72-69 Win Over York The Bears utilized suffocating defensive pressure in the final minutes to improve to 11-6 and 4-0 at the Hill Center with a tightly contested 72-69 victory over York (N.Y.).
January 17, 2015 Twelve Different Bears Score In Lopsided 100-64 Conference Victory Over Culinary The Bears (10-6) improved to 2-0 in HVIAC-play on Saturday afternoon at the Hill Center, cruising to a 100-64 victory over Culinary Institute of America as twelve different Bears got on the scoreboard en route to the team’s highest offensive output of the season.
January 16, 2015 Men's Volleyball To Play 11-Game Home Slate At The Hill Center; Preval Returns As Assistant Coach The Bears volleyball team 2015 schedule has been released, and will kick off the season with their inaugural matchup at the Hill Center against CUNYAC opponent Medgar Evers on January 30th.
January 14, 2015 Men’s Basketball Falls 79-60 to Division I NJIT The Bears (9-6) flirted with an upset but ultimately fell 79-60 to Division I NJIT on Wednesday night in Newark, N.J.
January 12, 2015 Matt O'Neill Post-Apprentice Game Interview Bears play-by-play announcer Sitesh Shah sits down with Matt O'Neill after his near triple-double (18 pts, 9 reb, 7 ast) in the Bears' 83-64 triumph over Apprentice on January 10, 2015.
January 12, 2015 New Jersey City Tops Women's Basketball Following Second Half Surge, 63-56 The Lady Bears (7-7) could not hold onto their lead in the second half as they were defeated by New Jersey City University, 63-56, on Monday night. Seniors Taylor Raccuglia (16 points, 11 rebounds) and Samantha Retas (11 points, 13 rebounds) each recorded double-doubles in a losing cause.
January 10, 2015 Women's Basketball Drops USCAA Decision to Apprentice, 80-69 The Lady Bears (7-6) fought back into the game in the second half, but turnovers proved to be too much as they fell to The Apprentice School, 80-69, on Saturday night. Samantha Retas tallied a double-double (23 points, 17 rebounds) in the loss.
January 10, 2015 Men’s Basketball Prevails 83-64 in USCAA Matchup Against Apprentice The Bears snapped a two-game skid on Saturday at the Hill Center, never trailing in a 83-64 triumph over fellow USCAA Top 20 school Apprentice. Michael Megafu (19 pts, 11 rbs) and David Louison (12 pts, 15 rbs) each recorded double-doubles.
January 9, 2015 Women's Swimming Downed by John Jay in First Meet of 2015 Freshman Brianna Minogue and junior Jillian O'Hara secured the lone individual wins for the Lady Bears (1-2) in the 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard breaststroke, respectively.
January 8, 2015 Men’s Basketball Downed 85-79 By Rival Brooklyn College The Bears fell 85-79 to borough rival Brooklyn College on Thursday night. Matt O’Neill scored a team-high 20 points and Michael Megafu recorded 18 points, seven rebounds and seven assists.
January 7, 2015 Megafu Awarded HVIAC and AD3I Player of the Week After averaging 22.0 points and securing his 1,000th career point, Michael Megafu was awarded the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) and Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week.
January 7, 2015 Marino Earns AD3I Player of the Week & HVIAC Rookie of the Week Honors Lady Bears freshman Destiny Marino has been named the HVIAC Rookie of the Week and the AD3I Player of the Week for her performance on the court the past week.
January 7, 2015 Currents: St. Joseph's College Opens New Gymnasium After patiently waiting for months, St. Joseph's College Brooklyn dedicated its brand new multipurpose gymnasium. The state-of-the-art facility is named the Hill Center in honor of the college's recently retired president Sister Elizabeth Hill, C.S.J.
December 30, 2014 Michael Megafu Joins 1,000-Point Scoring Club St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) junior forward scored his 1,000th career point with this steal and breakaway jam in the Bears non-conference road game at Chapman University on December 30, 2014.
December 30, 2014 Men’s Basketball Falls in OT Thriller to Undefeated Chapman, Megafu Secures 1000th Point The Bears pushed undefeated Chapman to overtime, but fell 75-68 in California as junior Michael Megafu secured his 1000th career point.
December 29, 2014 Men’s Basketball Improves to 8-3, Cruises to 68-52 Victory Over La Verne In California Opener St. Joseph’s won their third consecutive game on Monday afternoon, cruising to a 68-52 victory over La Verne in Orange, California. Megafu secured another double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds.
December 27, 2014 Pair of Double-Doubles Help Women's Basketball Rally Past CCNY, 64-53 Seniors Taylor Raccuglia (21 points and 10 rebounds) and Samantha Retas (15 points and 13 rebounds) each posted double-doubles as the Lady Bears (5-4) topped CCNY, 64-53, Saturday afternoon.
December 26, 2014 Retas Receives AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Honors and D3Hoops Team of the Week Distinction; Marino Named HVIAC Rookie of the Week Senior Samantha Retas was named the HVIAC and AD3I Player of the Week. Freshman Destiny Marino was named the HVIAC Rookie of the Week.
December 26, 2014 Louison Named AD3I Player of the Week, Willis Awarded HVIAC Rookie of the Week David Louison received his 14th career Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) men's basketball Player of the Week while Alec Willis was awarded his first Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Rookie of the Week.
December 23, 2014 Women's Basketball Drops Decision to Staten Island, 67-55, at Barclays Center The Lady Bears (4-4) could not take advantage of their opportunities at the foul line as they were defeated by Staten Island, 67-55 at the Barclays Center on Tuesday afternoon. Samantha Retas scored a game-high 17 points, and Destiny Marino recorded her second double-double.
December 19, 2014 Wayne Warmbier '08 Hits A Half-Court Shot for $10,000 at The Hill Center Grand Opening SJC (Brooklyn) alumnus Wayne Warmbier was selected at random and connected from half court to win $10,000 during a second-half timeout of the St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) vs. St. Joseph's College (Long Island) NCAA Division III men's basketball game on Thursday, December 18th. It was the grand opening game of The Hill Center, the new athletic facility on the St. Joseph's College. #SCTop10 Credit: St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) Athletics
December 18, 2014 Louison Grabs 1,000th Rebound, Maddox Pours in 19 as Men’s Basketball Rallies To Sweep St. Joseph’s (L.I.) St. Joseph’s (Brooklyn) used a strong second-half to comeback against sister campus rivals St. Joseph’s (Long Island), winning 69-66 in their Hill Center debut.
December 18, 2014 Retas Flirts With Triple-Double in Block Party as Women's Basketball Tops St. Joseph's (L.I.) in Hill Center Grand Opening The Lady Bears (4-3) held their opponents to just 24 percent shooting as they defeated St. Joseph's (L.I.), 69-58, in the first half of the East vs. West Showdown doubleheader at the Hill Center Thursday night.
December 15, 2014 Men's and Women's Basketball Receive Top 10 Rankings in First USCAA Polls The Bears were ranked tied for No. 4 — their highest ranking since 2012-13 — while the Lady Bears were ranked No. 8.
December 9, 2014 Women's Basketball at the Barclays Center Ticket Information St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) will play host to The College of Staten Island on Tuesday, December 23rd as part of a day-night doubleheader at the Barclays Center followed by the Nets and Nuggets.
December 9, 2014 O'Neill Awarded AD3I Men's Basketball Player of the Week St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) junior guard Matt O'Neill averaged 16.3 points, 5.3 steals, 4.7 assists and 4.3 rebounds over a three-game week for the Bears.
December 7, 2014 Men’s Basketball Cruises to Third-Place Win Over Coast Guard St. Joseph’s rebounded from yesterday and snapped a two-game skid, never trailing in a 70-50 victory over Coast Guard in the Citizens Bank Tournament third-place game.
December 6, 2014 Old Westbury Defeats Women's Basketball to Spoil Hill Center Debut The Lady Bears (3-3) were defeated by SUNY Old Westbury, 84-72, in their Hill Center debut Saturday night. Destiny Marino was three assists shy of a triple-double, while Samantha Retas earned her fourth double-double of the season in a losing effort.
December 6, 2014 Men’s Basketball Stumbles In Citizens Bank Tournament Semifinal St. Joseph’s dropped their second in a row 60-54 to Connecticut College on Saturday night in the Citizens Bank Tournament semifinal. Alec Willis scored a game-high 18 while David Louison kept his double-double streak alive.
December 4, 2014 Mount Saint Vincent Second Half Spurt Downs Women's Basketball The Lady Bears (3-2) could not overcome a 21-3 run to start the second half as they were defeated by Mount Saint Vincent, 79-50 Thursday night. Samantha Retas notched her third double-double of the season in a losing effort.
December 4, 2014 Men's Basketball Loses Nailbiter to Undefeated Mount Saint Vincent St. Joseph’s fell to 5-2 after dropping a hard-fought road contest 82-79 to undefeated Mount Saint Vincent. David Louison extended his double-double streak to seven games and Michael Megafu scored a team-high 21 in a losing effort.
December 2, 2014 Retas Named AD3I Women's Basketball Player of the Week Lady Bears senior forward Samantha Retas secured the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) women's basketball Student-Athlete of the Week after tallying her second double-double of the season.
December 2, 2014 Louison Wins Second Consecutive HVIAC Player of the Week For the second consecutive week, David Louison was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Player of the Week after helping the Bears improve to 5-1.
December 2, 2014 The Hill Center is Open!
December 1, 2014 Women's Basketball Prevail on Defense to Roll Past Cedar Crest, 55-32 The Lady Bears played a tough brand of defense, holding Cedar Crest to under 20 percent shooting throughout the game as they defeated the Falcons, 55-32 Monday night. Jamilynn McGowan led all scorers with 12 points.
November 29, 2014 Men’s Basketball Improves to 5-1 Following 89-74 Victory Over Southern Virginia St. Joseph’s never trailed in a 89-74 victory over Southern Virginia as three different Bears reached the 20-point scoring mark and David Louison extended his double-double streak to six.
November 29, 2014 Women's Basketball Drops Decision to Southern Virginia, 76-64 The Lady Bears (2-1) struggled with full court pressure as they were defeated by Southern Virginia, 76-64 Saturday afternoon. Samantha Retas earned her second straight double-double (19 points, 12 rebounds) in a losing effort.
November 25, 2014 Louison Crowned HVIAC and USCAA Player of the Week Senior David Louison was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) and United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's to a 2-1 record and an appearance in the ENC Classic Final.
November 22, 2014 Men’s Basketball Drops ENC Classic Final to Eastern Nazarene St. Joseph’s loses tightly contested ENC Classic Final 78-71. David Louison records fifth-consecutive double-double with season- and game-highs of 27 points and 18 boards.
November 22, 2014 Women's Basketball Rides Second-Half Run to Topple York The Lady Bears (2-0) took control of the game with a 16-2 second-half run as they defeated York (N.Y.) 76-62 Saturday afternoon. Samantha Retas earned a double-double (18 points, 22 rebounds) and Jamilynn McGowan scored a career-high 20 points in the win.
November 21, 2014 Men's Basketball Advances to ENC Classic Final With Comeback Victory Over UMPI St. Joseph’s rode a 13-0 second-half run to comeback against Maine-Presque Isle, moving on to the Eastern Nazarene Holiday Tournament Final. David Louison and Michael Megafu secured their fourth consecutive double-doubles.
November 19, 2014 Women's Basketball Dominates the Glass in Season-Opening Win Over Pratt The Lady Bears started their 2014-15 campaign with a strong performance on the boards as they defeated Pratt Institute, 75-24. Junior Lauren GaNun notched her first career double-double, leading all scorers with 12 points and 16 rebounds.
November 19, 2014 Men's Basketball Remains Perfect Downing Pratt in Clinton Hill Battle The Bears reach the 3-0 mark for the first time under Coach Cocozello. David Louison and Michael Megafu recorded double-doubles for the third straight game leading four in double figures.
November 16, 2014 Men's Basketball Rallies Past Maritime to Improve to 2-0 David Louison and Michael Megafu notched double-doubles for the second straight game and led four Bears in double figures as St. Joseph's erased a 13-point deficit and took a 67-58 victory over future Skyline rival Maritime College.
November 15, 2014 Men's Basketball Cruises in Opener Sinking USMMA, 63-47 David Louison and Michael Megafu each recorded double doubles to lead four in double figures as Bears (1-0) never trailed in victory.
November 13, 2014 GaNun, Moncino and Carbone Earn AD3I Women's Volleyball All-Independent Honors Lady Bears junior Lauren GaNun and senior Jennifer Moncino were both named to the AD3I All-Independent Second Team, while junior Anna Carbone earned All-Independent Honorable Mention
November 13, 2014 Goduadze Named Rookie of the Year, Headlining Six on AD3I All-Independent Men’s Soccer Teams Bears freshman Beka Goduadze was named the AD3I Men's Soccer Rookie of the Year. Him along with Bencion Barrios and Thomas Homier were named to the AD3I All-Independent First Team while Raul Urshela, Pandeli Mano and Michael Ortiz were tabbed to the All-Independent Second Team.
November 13, 2014 Usta Nabs Two Major Awards as Five Lady Bears Land on AD3I All-Independent Teams Cansu Usta was named the AD3I Co-Offensive Player of the Year and Co-Rookie of the Year, and All-Independent First Team. Teammates Shannon Fahy, Pamela Chernyakhovsky, and Daniela Semilia also received First Team honors while Shannon Rom was named All-Second Team.
November 12, 2014 Four Cross Country Student-Athletes Earn USCAA National All-Academic Honors Thomas Rushin and Anthony Texter from men’s cross country and Lauren Conter and Kristin Ferrigno from women’s cross country were named to the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National All-Academic Team.
November 7, 2014 SAAC Volunteers at the 2014 NYC Marathon Last Sunday, student-athletes and coaches from the baseball, volleyball and cross country teams helped manage the Mile 9 fluid station at the 2014 NYC Marathon in a volunteer effort coordinated by SAAC.
November 7, 2014 Women's Swimming Fends Off Old Westbury in Home Opener The Lady Bears (1-0) won eight of 11 events, but the meet came down to the final 200-yard freestyle relay, with the relay of Erin Collins, Victoria Benalcazar, Jillian O'Hara and Victoria Minogue winning by 1.8 seconds.
November 6, 2014 Men's & Women's Basketball Interview on BK Live Athletic Director and Head Women's Basketball Coach Frank P. Carbone and student-athletes Taylor Raccuglia, Michael Megafu and Matt O'Neill sat down with Micheal Bellamy for the November 6, 2014 edition of "BK Live" on the Brooklyn Independent Media Arts channel talking about the upcoming season.
November 4, 2014 Urshela, Fuentes Named to USCAA Men's Soccer All-Academic Team Seniors Raul Urshela and Marco Fuentes were both recognized as members of the USCAA 2014 men's soccer All-Academic Team for the third straight year
November 4, 2014 Usta, Fahy Receive USCAA All-American Honorable Mention, Four Earn All-Academic Honors Cansu Usta and Shannon Fahy earned USCAA All-American honorable mention, while Pamela Chernyakhovsky, Melissa Maloy, Maria Randazzo and Kristin D'Chiutiis were named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team
November 3, 2014 NCAA Leading Scorer Cansu Usta Garners National Attention in Sports Illustrated and Newsweek In her rookie campaign, Usta leads the NCAA in all three divisions, both men and women, with 36 goals, 79 points. Should it hold, her 2.25 goals per game would set a new NCAA single-season record that has stood since 1989.
November 2, 2014 Barrios, Goduadze, and Homier Named to HVIAC Men's Soccer All-Conference Team Bencion Barrios, Beka Goduadze, and Thomas Homier were all named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after helping lead the Bears to their highest win total in program history
November 2, 2014 Chernyakhovsky and Fahy Named to HVIAC Women's Soccer All-Conference Team Juniors Shannon Fahy and Pamela Chernyakhovsky were named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after leading the Lady Bears to their best regular-season record and an appearance in the HVIAC Playoffs
November 1, 2014 Women's Swimming Opens Season at SLC Sprint Carnival Julia Dineen led the opening 200-yard medley relay team team to a fourth-place finish and captured the highest individual finish placing fifth in the 100-yard backstroke.
October 31, 2014 GaNun Receives USCAA All-American Honorable Mention; Four Earn All-Academic Honors This is Lauren GaNun's second All-American Honorable mention. Cassandra Nasta Anna Carbone, Jennifer Moncino, and Samantha Cacace were all recognized for their academic achievements.
October 30, 2014 Rushin and Ramirez Earn HVIAC Cross Country All-Conference Honors Bears junior Thomas Rushin and Lady Bears freshman Rebecca Ramirez were named to the HVIAC Men's and Women's Cross Country All-Conference Teams
October 29, 2014 Women's Soccer Finishes at 11-5 Falling to Golden Eagles in Finale The Lady Bears (11-5) wrapped up their winningest season suffering a 6-1 setback at St. Joseph's (Long Island). Pamela Chernyakhovsky scored the lone goal for the Lady Bears while Nicole Farinella made 10 saves in defeat.
October 28, 2014 Goduadze Named AD3I Men's Soccer Player of the Week Bears forward Beka Goduadze was tabbed as the AD3I men's soccer Player of the Week for his play on the pitch last week. This is the second straight week he's earned the honor, and third weekly award this season.
October 27, 2014 Women's Soccer Suffers Setback against King's in HVIAC Semifinals The Lady Bears (11-4, 2-2 HVIAC) concluded their winningest season in league play with a 5-0 loss to King's (N.Y.) in the HVIAC Tournament semifinals on Sunday. Pamela Chernyakhovsky recorded three shots in the loss.
October 27, 2014 Pierre, LoBosco Earn HVIAC All-Conference Tennis Honors Tathiana Pierre and Victoria LoBosco were named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team for their performance on the court, helping the Lady Bears to a program-best runner-up finish in the HVIAC Championships
October 27, 2014 GaNun Named to HVIAC Women's Volleyball All-Conference Team Lady Bears junior Lauren GaNun was tabbed to the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All-Conference Team following her performance this season. This is the third straight season she has earned the accolade.
October 26, 2014 Men's Soccer Falls Short to Albany Pharmacy in First Playoff Appearance Senior Raul Urshela gave the Bears (7-7-1) an early lead with his program-best 33rd of his career, but Albany Pharmacy ended the Bears first postseason appearance with an 8-2 defeat in the HVIAC Tournament semifinals
October 26, 2014 Women's Volleyball Concludes Season With Loss in HVIAC Semis to New Rochelle The Lady Bears (8-12) couldn't derail the eventual champions who carried a four-game win streak into the tournament falling in straight sets. Lauren GaNun was named to the All-Conference team after the game.
October 25, 2014 Men's Soccer Locks Up First HVIAC Tournament Berth With Victory Over Vaughn Freshman Beka Goduadze headed in a pair of goals off feeds from Bencion Barrios to power the Bears (7-6-1, 3-2-1) to a 2-1 triumph and the No. 3 seed in the HVIAC Tournament that begins tomorrow.
October 25, 2014 Women's Tennis Ends Season With Program-Best HVIAC Tournament Runner Up Honors The Lady Bears ended their 2014 campaign with a strong showing with all seven players competing winning at least one match and advancing to the finals in all but one flight, falling to the eventual champion.
October 24, 2014 Women's Volleyball Closes Regular Season with Straight Set Win over Sarah Lawrence The Lady Bears (8-11) got their fourth win in their last five matches as they defeated Sarah Lawrence in their regular season finale, 3-0 (25-21, 25-13, 25-21). Lauren GaNun provided a game-high 15 kills, while Anna Carbone distributed 17 assists.
October 23, 2014 Women's Soccer Cruises Past Berkeley, Sets Up HVIAC Semifinal vs. King's Freshman Cansu Usta found the back of the net five times to increase her NCAA-best goals tally to 36 as the Lady Bears (11-3, 2-2 HVIAC) defeated Berkeley 10-1. Christina Caruso scored twice and added an assist.
October 22, 2014 Lehman Spoils Women's Volleyball Senior Night Rallying in Five Lauren GaNun flirted with a triple-double and posted her sixth 20-kill match of the season and Jennifer Moncino had six kills and 14 digs, but the Lady Bears (7-11) were unable to hold off Lehman after jumping out to a 2-0 lead.
October 22, 2014 Men's Soccer Plays to 1-1 Draw With Berkeley (N.Y.); Bears Still Control Tournament Fate Needing one win in their final two games to clinch their first ever HVIAC Tournament, the Bears (6-6-1, 2-2-1 HVIAC) played to a 1-1 deadlock with perennial league contender Berkeley. Raul Urshela scored the lone Bears goal.
October 21, 2014 Pierre Secures HVIAC, AD3I Player of the Week Honors Lady Bears junior Tathiana Pierre was named both the HVIAC and the AD3I Player of the Week accolades as she extended her team-best winning streak to nine matches.
October 21, 2014 Usta Named AD3I Player of the Week, HVIAC Rookie of the Week Cansu Usta has earned the AD3I Player of the Week as well as the HVIAC Rookie of the Week for the fourth time this season. The freshman tallied seven goals and an assist in two Lady Bears (10-3) victories this week
October 21, 2014 Rushin Earns AD3I Runner of the Week Accolade Junior Thomas Rushin was tabbed the AD3I Runner of the Week for the second time this season following his performance at the HVIAC Championships last Sunday
October 21, 2014 GaNun Garners HVIAC & AD3I Player of the Week Accolades After averaging 4.7 kills per set with 61 kills in two matches, junior Lauren GaNun was named the HVIAC Player of the Week for the second straight week and the AD3I Player of the Week
October 21, 2014 Goduadze, Urshela Tally Weekly Awards Bears freshman Beka Goduadze earned the AD3I Player of the Week as well as the USCAA Player of the Week for their play this past week, while senior Raul Urshela was named as the HVIAC men's soccer Player of the Week
October 20, 2014 Women's Tennis Falls to Yeshiva in Regular Season Finale Tathiana Pierre outlasted her No. 1 singles foe 6-4, 6-4 to secure the lone point for the Lady Bears (3-8) in a 8-1 loss. Pierre finished the regular season winning five of her last six singles matches.
October 20, 2014 Women's Volleyball Earns HVIAC Tournament Berth With Sweep of Yeshiva The Lady Bears (7-10, 2-3 HVIAC) won their third straight cruising past Yeshiva in straight sets in their HVIAC regular season finale. Lauren GaNun slammed 16 kills against just one error in victory.
October 19, 2014 Washington Adventist Shocks Men's Soccer Senior Day The Bears (6-6) trailed 2-0 at the intermission and couldn't recover falling 3-1 on Senior Day. Beka Goduadze scored the lone SJC goal, his team-leading ninth of the season.
October 19, 2014 Defending Champion Pratt Too Much for Women's Tennis in HVIAC Finale The three-time defending champions were too much for the Lady Bears (3-7, 2-2 HVIAC). Tathiana Pierre saw her nine-match win streak halted as she suffered her first losses in conference play this season.
October 19, 2014 Women's Soccer Reaches 10-Win Mark With Senior Day Triumph Over Washington Adventist The Lady Bears (10-3) scored four unanswered goals to defeat the Shock on Senior Day. Senior Shannon Rom scored a goal and added two assists.
October 19, 2014 Cross Country Wraps Up Season at HVIAC Championships Junior Thomas Rushin led the Bears to a fourth place finish while freshman Rebecca Ramirez led the Lady Bears to a sixth place finish at the season-ending HVIAC Cross Country Championships.
October 18, 2014 Men's Soccer Wins Second Straight in Shutout of Sarah Lawrence Bears Soccer (6-5) played stellar on the defensive end in a 3-0 shutout win over Sarah Lawrence Friday night. Raul Urshela, Michael Ortiz and Nolan Parr each netted a goal in the victory.
October 18, 2014 Women's Volleyball Keeps HVIAC Tournament Hopes Alive Outlasting Culinary in Five Sets Lauren GaNun slammed a career high 40 kills and hit.364, while Anna Carbone had a 32-assist, 35-dig double-double and Jennifer Moncino had 35 digs and eight kills as the Lady Bears (6-10, 1-3 HVIAC) defeated Culinary on Saturday.
October 17, 2014 Women's Volleyball Takes Care of York in Straight Sets Lauren GaNun registered her fourth 20-kill game of the year, and Anna Carbone was a dig shy of a double-double as the Lady Bears (5-10) defeated York in straight sets, 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-21) Thursday night.
October 16, 2014 Cross Country Competes in CCNY Invitational, Splits with Medgar Evers at Dual Meet At the CCNY Invitational last Sunday, the Bears finished 12th place, while the Lady Bears took 15th. Tuesday's dual meet with Medgar Evers saw the women take the victory while the Cougars defeated the men's team.
October 16, 2014 Women's Tennis Rolls in 7-2 Triumph Over Berkeley Tathiana Pierre, Victoria LoBosco, Madeline Moravek and Deirdre Lavelle each secured two points for the Lady Bears (3-6, 2-1 HVIAC), who are now winners of three of their last four. Pierre extended her win streak to nine matches.
October 16, 2014 First-Half Flurry Propels Men's Soccer over Medgar Evers Beka Goduadze tallied his first career hat trick, and Raul Urshela added two goals as the Bears (5-5) topped Medgar Evers, 9-2 Wednesday night.
October 15, 2014 Women's Soccer Roars Past Medgar Evers in Awareness Game The Lady Bears (9-3) exploded for 15 goals led by freshman Cansu Usta's second six-goal game of the season and posted their sixth shutout of the season.
October 15, 2014 Caruso Tabbed HVIAC Women's Soccer Rookie of the Week Recognizing her game-winning goal in the 86th minute of a scoreless deadlock vs. Lehman, freshman Christina Caruso has been named the HVIAC Rookie of the Week for the first time in her career.
October 15, 2014 Williams, Ramirez Earn AD3I & HVIAC Cross Country Accolades Bears junior Louis Williams was named AD3I Runner of the Week and the HVIAC Rookie of the Week, while Lady Bears freshman Rebecca Ramirez earned HVIAC Runner of the Week.
October 15, 2014 GaNun Grabs HVIAC Volleyball Player of the Week Honors After averaging 4.3 kills per set with a.259 hitting percentage, junior Lauren GaNun was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the week ending October 12th.
October 15, 2014 Pierre Wins Second Straight HVIAC Player of the Week Award After assembling a 4-0 record last week and extending her win streak to five game, junior Tathiana Piere has been named the HVIAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week.
October 14, 2014 Women's Tennis Cruises Past York in Sweep The Lady Bears (2-6) held the Cardinals to just seven games in total in a dominating 9-0 sweep of the Cardinals (1-9). Tathiana Pierre extended her win streak to seven.
October 10, 2014 Women's Volleyball Rallies Come Up Short, Falling to John Jay in Straight Sets The Lady Bears (4-10) showed resilience fighting back from deficits, but would eventually fall to John Jay in three straight sets, (27-25, 25-20, 25-20) on Thursday night
October 10, 2014 Women's Tennis Edged Out by HVIAC Rivals New Rochelle Tathiana Pierre and Madeline Moravek each secured two points for the Lady Bears (1-6, 1-1 HVIAC) but the Blue Angels took a 5-4 conference win on Friday.
October 9, 2014 King's (N.Y.) Downs Women's Soccer in HVIAC Play Cansu Usta scored two goals to boost her NCAA Division III-best tally to 24 goals and Pamela Chernyakhovsky tallied a goal and two assists, but the Lady Bears (8-3, 1-2 HVIAC) saw a three-game winning streak snapped in a HVIAC and USCAA matchup vs. King's (N.Y.)
October 9, 2014 King's (N.Y.) Trumps Men's Soccer in HVIAC Showdown Despite outshooting the Lions 35-12, the Bears (4-5, 2-2 HVIAC) fell behind early and couldn't recover, dropping a 5-2 decision to the Lions (4-7, 2-3 HVIAC). Raul Urshela and Thomas Homier scored the goals for the Bears.
October 9, 2014 Barrios Named AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month Bears junior Bencion Barrios was awarded the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Male Student-Athlete of the Month for his play on the pitch during the month of September
October 7, 2014 Barrios Garners HVIAC Player of the Week Honors Bears junior Bencion Barrios was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week following his play on the field last week
October 7, 2014 Fahy, Usta Earn AD3I and HVIAC Weekly Accolades Junior Shannon Fahy was named the AD3I Player of the Week, while freshman Cansu Usta earned HVIAC Rookie of the Week honors for the Lady Bears
October 7, 2014 Women's Volleyball Downed by Pratt in Straight Sets Lauren GaNun landed 14 kills and fell one dig shy of a double-double but couldn't overcome their Willoughby Ave. rivals, falling 3-0 (25-15, 25-17, 25-17).
October 7, 2014 Caruso's Late Goal Pushes Women's Soccer Past Lehman Freshman Christina Caruso netted the game-winning goal in the 86th minute as St. Joseph's toped Lehman, 1-0, on Tuesday night. The Lady Bears (8-2) have now won three straight games.
October 7, 2014 Pierre Collects AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Awards Lady Bears junior Tathiana Pierre was tabbed both the Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week following her three match wins last week
October 6, 2014 Men's Soccer Three-Game Streak Halted by Yeshiva Beka Goduadze scored the lone goal for the Bears (4-4) as they suffered a 7-1 setback to Yeshiva University and returned to the.500 mark.
October 5, 2014 Women's Tennis Sweeps Vaughn Picking Up First Win of Season The Lady Bears (1-5, 1-0 HVIAC) dominated all nine matches in their Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener, defeating Vaughn 9-0.
October 3, 2014 Women's Soccer Jumps Two Spots to Crack Top 10 in USCAA Coaches' Poll The Lady Bears (7-2) sit at No. 10 in the USCAA Coaches' Poll, their highest ranking in program history.
October 3, 2014 Pierre Takes Tops Singles Match as Women's Tennis Falls To Kean Junior Tathiana Pierre took a straight-set victory at No. 1 singles, her first career win at the top of the lineup, but the Lady Bears (0-5) fell to Kean University, 8-1, on the road.
October 3, 2014 Four Turn Hat Tricks as Women's Soccer Soars Past St. Elizabeth Cansu Usta scored six goals to lead four Lady Bears with hat tricks as St. Joseph's (7-2) scored a NCAA Division III season-high 19 goals in a 19-0 defeat of St. Elizabeth.
October 2, 2014 GaNun's 21 Kills Leads Women's Volleyball Past Medgar Evers, 3-1 Lauren GaNun posted her third 20-kill match of the season and her fourth double-double to help the Lady Bears (4-8) snap a four-game skid and past their borough rivals Medgar Evers, 3-1 (25-23, 25-15, 15-25, 29-27)
October 1, 2014 Rally Falls Short as Women's Tennis Drops Decision to Lehman The Lady Bears (0-4) battled back after trailing by three matches, but a super tiebreaker loss in the No.1 singles match gave Lehman (2-4) the 5-4 decision Tuesday night.
September 30, 2014 Women's Soccer Rallies From Two Down, Outlasts USCAA Foe Briarcliffe Cansu Usta and Shannon Fahy each found the back of the net as the Lady Bears improved to 6-2 with a come-from-behind victory over Briarcliffe at home on Tuesday.
September 30, 2014 First-Half Offensive Surge Fuels Men's Soccer to HVIAC Win Over Webb The Bears (4-3) netted 11 goals in the first half, with four players scoring two goals each, as they defeated Webb Institute, 11-3, in HVIAC play Tuesday night.
September 30, 2014 Williams, Mano Earn AD3I and HVIAC Soccer Honors Bears defenseman Louis Williams was named the AD3I men's soccer Player of the Week, while freshman midfielder Pandeli Mano was tabbed the HVIAC Rookie of the Week for St. Joseph's (3-3)
September 29, 2014 Women's Swimming and Basketball Teams to Conduct Informational Meetings This Week All women interested in participating on the women's swimming or basketball teams this winter must attend an info meeting taking place this week.
September 28, 2014 Men's Soccer Topples Albany Pharmacy With Five-Goal Outburst Five different Bears scored in a game that St. Joseph's (3-3, 1-1 HVIAC) never trailed, defeating defending league champion and previously league unbeaten Albany Pharmacy, 5-4. Beka Goduadze's penalty kick conversion in the 87th minute proved to be the game winner.
September 28, 2014 Women's Soccer Drops HVIAC Decision to Albany Pharmacy The Lady Bears (5-2, 1-1 HVIAC) suffered their second loss of the season and first in league play against defending champion Albany College of Pharmacy, falling 4-1 at Aviator Field. Shannon Fahy tallied the lone goal for St. Joseph's, her ninth of the season.
September 28, 2014 Towey and Baptiste Notch Wins as Women's Tennis Drops Decision to Albertus Magnus Rookies Lauren Towey and Princess Baptiste each collected their first collegiate singles victories, but the Lady Bears (0-3) dropped a 6-3 non-conference decision to Albertus Magnus. Deirdre Lavelle and Madeline Moravek were victorious in doubles play.
September 28, 2014 Cross Country Competes at Staten Island Invitational The Bears finished in 19th and Lady Bears finished in 18th at the Staten Island Invitational on Sunday. Thomas Rushin and Rebecca Ramirez were the top finishers for the second straight meet.
September 27, 2014 Women's Volleyball Tripped Up in Bay State Lauren GaNun totaled 26 kills and Jennifer Moncino added 10 kills and five aces on the afternoon, but the Lady Bears (3-8) dropped a pair of matches to Pine Manor and Regis (Mass.) in their Boston road trip.
September 27, 2014 Fahy Notches Singles Win as Women's Tennis Falls to Sarah Lawrence Rookie junior Shannon Fahy collected her first career singles win in a 10-3 triumph at No. 6 singles but the Lady Bears (0-2) dropped an 8-1 decision to former HVIAC rivals Sarah Lawrence.
September 26, 2014 Women's Soccer Ranked No. 12 in First USCAA Coaches' Poll Off to their best start in program history, the Lady Bears (5-1) appeared in the coaches' poll for the first time.
September 25, 2014 Women's Soccer Stays Hot, Shuts Out York (N.Y.) 4-0 The Lady Bears (5-1) continued their winning ways in a 4-0 shutout victory over York (N.Y.). Cansu Usta scored a goal and an assist, while Pamela Chernyahovsky tallied a goal.
September 25, 2014 Men's Basketball Informational Meeting - Monday, September 29 All men interested in trying out for the defending HVIAC champions, must attend an informational meeting on Monday, September 29th at 5:30 pm in the Tuohy Gym.
September 25, 2014 Men's Soccer Holds On To Complete Sweep of York Junior Thomas Homier scored his team-leading third of the season while Beka Goduadze and Benny Barrios tallied goals to put the Bears (3-5) up 3-0 in a wild game that saw four goals scored in a span of six minutes.
September 24, 2014 GaNun Tabbed AD3I and USCAA Player of the Week Lady Bears junior Lauren GaNun was tabbed the Association of Division III Independents women's volleyball Player of the Week for the second week in a row and was also named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Player of the Week for the first time this season.
September 24, 2014 Women's Volleyball Drops HVIAC Decision to King's (NY) Despite double double efforts from Lauren GaNun and Anna Carbone, the Lady Bears (3-6, 0-2 HVIAC) suffered a straight-set defeat at home to King's.
September 23, 2014 Rushin Earns AD3I Runner of the Week Honors Bears junior Thomas Rushin was named as the Association of Division III Independents Runner of the Week following his performance at the York College Invitational
September 23, 2014 Men's Soccer Fails to Overcome Early Deficit in 3-1 Loss to Medgar Evers Bears Soccer (1-3) fell behind less than two minutes in, and could not respond offensively as they dropped a 3-1 decision to Medgar Evers Monday night. Thomas Homier notched the lone Bears goal.
September 23, 2014 Usta Garners AD3I Player of the Week, HVIAC Rookie of the Week Honors After scoring five goals last week, Lady Bears freshman Cansu Usta won the Association of Division III Independents women's soccer Player of the Week as well as the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletics Conference Rookie of the Week.
September 23, 2014 Women's Soccer Suffers First Loss of the Season Falling to Maritime The Lady Bears (4-1) had their four-game winning streak snapped in their first loss of the season to Maritime College. Nicole Farinella made 12 saves for St. Joseph's in a losing effort.
September 21, 2014 Cross Country Opens Season at York Invitational Junior Thomas Rushin finished in 16th overall pacing the Bears to a 4th place team finish. Freshman Rebecca Ramirez finished in 29th overall to lead the Lady Bears to a 7th place team finish.
September 21, 2014 GaNun Pounds Career-High Kills as Women's Volleyball Splits Tri-Match Junior Lauren GaNun put down 41 kills on the afternoon highlighted by a career-high 27-kill, 13-dig double-double against Staten Island. The Lady Bears improved to 3-5 sweeping Washington Adventist before falling to Staten Island in four sets.
September 20, 2014 Second-Half Goals Down Men's Soccer in HVIAC Opener at Culinary Louis Williams scored his first goal in a Bears uniform as the Bears (1-2, 0-1 HVIAC) and Steels (3-2, 1-0 HVIAC) were tied 1-1 at halftime, but Culinary took a 3-1 victory in both team's HVIAC opener
September 19, 2014 Women's Tennis Swept by John Jay in Season Opener Senior Victoria LoBosco nearly forced a third set at No. 2 singles, but fell in a second-set tiebreaker as the Lady Bears (0-1) fell 9-0 in their 2014 opener.
September 19, 2014 Women's Volleyball Trumped by King's at Carnesecca Arena Lauren GaNun had a match-high eight kills, but the Lady Bears (2-4) couldn't keep pace with a King's balanced attack that had 12 different players record a kill.
September 18, 2014 Streaking New Rochelle Squad Hands Women's Volleyball Loss in HVIAC Opener The Blue Angels extended their win streak to 10 and handed the Lady Bears (2-3, 0-1 HVIAC) their first regular season conference loss since 2011. Lauren GaNun had eight kills and Jennifer Moncino added six.
September 18, 2014 Friday's Women's Volleyball to Be Played At Carnesecca Arena; Additional Venue Changes Please take note of the following changes to the upcoming St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) home women's volleyball schedule
September 17, 2014 Men's Soccer Drops 3-2 Decision to Fisher in Home Opener Thomas Hamier and Michael Ortiz each scored their first goals in a Bears uniform, but the Bears came up short in a tightly-contested battle at Aviator Field.
September 17, 2014 USMMA Overpowers Women's Volleyball Lauren GaNun landed a team-high six kills as the Lady Bears (2-2) suffered a straight-set loss at US Merchant Marine Academy on Wednesday evening.
September 17, 2014 Usta Tallies a Hat Trick as Women's Soccer Outlasts Fisher, 4-3 Lady Bears Soccer (4-0) continues their best start in the three-year history with a 4-3 win over Fisher College for their fourth straight victory, led by freshman Cansu Usta's hat trick. Senior Daniella Semilia scored the game-winner and assisted on another.
September 16, 2014 Fahy, Usta Earn USCAA and HVIAC Weekly Honors Junior Shannon Fahy was named the USCAA Player of the Week, while freshman Cansu Usta was tabbed as the HVIAC Rookie of the Week
September 16, 2014 GaNun Earns AD3I Player of the Week Honors Junior Lauren GaNun has been named the Association of Division III Independents women's volleyball Player of the Week for her outstanding play for the Lady Bears this past week
September 15, 2014 Women's Soccer Blanks Yeshiva in HVIAC Opener Led by four goals and two assists by Pamela Chernyakhovsky, Lady Bears Soccer coasted to a 7-0 victory over Yeshiva on Monday night to remain perfect on the season at 3-0. Freshman Cansu Usta scored twice and Shannon Rom had one goal and two assists.
September 14, 2014 Athletic Physical Information - Baseball & Softball Our new team physician will be conducting free athletic physicals for all trying out for the baseball and softball teams on Tuesday, September 16th at 3 pm
September 12, 2014 Women's Soccer Scores Seven Unanswered Against Sarah Lawrence, Improves to 2-0 Cansu Usta scored five goals in her second straight hat trick to start her collegiate career as Lady Bears soccer defeated Sarah Lawrence, 9-2. Daniela Semilia and Shannon Fahy scored two goals each.
September 11, 2014 Dance Team Tryouts on September 17 All are invited to open tryouts for the Diamonds on Wednesday, September 17th at 5:30 p.m. in the St. Angela Hall dance studio.
September 11, 2014 Newcomers Lead the Way for Men's Soccer in Season-Opening Shutout of The New School Three rookies tallied goals for the Bears in their collegiate debuts as St. Joseph's blanked The New School, 4-0. Senior Raul Urshela also scored his 25th career goal.
September 11, 2014 Women's Volleyball Cruises in Sweep of Old Westbury Lauren GaNun slammed 15 kills and hit a blistering .583 to lead the Lady Bears (2-1) to a dominating straight set win over future Skyline foe SUNY College at Old Westbury.
September 10, 2014 Softball Team Informational Meeting This Thursday All women interested in participating on the softball team in the Spring must attend an informational meeting on Thursday, September 11 at 4:45 p.m. in the Tuohy Lounge.
September 9, 2014 St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) To Join Skyline Conference In 2015-16 All 13 intercollegiate varsity sports will join the NCAA Division III affiliated, 10-institution league based in the metropolitan region.
September 9, 2014 Women's Soccer Pounces on Medgar Evers in Season Opener Shannon Fahy scored a Lady Bear record six goals and Pam Chernyakhovsky and Cansu Usta each recorded hat tricks in the 13-0 triumph over Medgar Evers.
September 9, 2014 Women's Volleyball Downed by Staten Island in Straight Sets Lauren GaNun's 15 kills and career-high 27 digs weren't enough as the Lady Bears suffered their first loss of the season falling to the Dolphins 3-0 (25-20, 35-33, 25-17).
September 5, 2014 Women's Volleyball Takes Down Cooper Union in Season Opener The Lady Bears kicked off their 2014 campaign with a straight-set victory over Cooper Union, 3-0 (25-14, 25-10, 25-11) on Friday night. Lauren GaNun led the attack with her nine kills.
September 4, 2014 Women's Volleyball Schedule Changes The women's volleyball schedule now has the Lady Bears taking on Staten Island on Sept. 9 at 7:00 p.m. A new home game has been added against John Jay on Oct. 9 at 7:00 p.m.
September 4, 2014 2014 Women's Tennis Scheduled Released; Informational Meeting This Friday The Lady Bears tennis team begins their 2014 campaign on Friday, September 19th. All women interested in competing on this year's team are invited to attend an informational meeting on Friday, September 5 at 12:30 p.m.
September 4, 2014 Baseball Informational Meeting to be Held Sept. 6 The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) baseball team will have an informational meeting Saturday, Sept. 6 at 9 a.m. in the student lounge of Tuohy Hall
September 3, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #1 – Construction on The Hill Center is Completed The Hill Center is the first new building on the Brooklyn Campus since 1965 and will be the first on-campus athletics venue.
August 29, 2014 Sidman Promoted to Head Baseball Coach The Staten Island native becomes the third head baseball coach in Bears history, taking over a program that comes off back-to-back back-to-back 20-win seasons and two-straight berths to the USCAA Small College World Series.
August 26, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #2 – Brooklyn Sweeps Patchogue in East vs. West Tripleheader For the first time in the six-year history of the East vs. West rivalry, the Brooklyn campus swept the Long Island campus.
August 25, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Jackie Perillo, Softball Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
August 21, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Rosario DiLorenzo, Baseball Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
August 20, 2014 Women's Volleyball Tryouts Set for Monday, August 25 Tryouts for the 2014 Lady Bears Volleyball Team will take place on Monday, August 25 in The Hill Center at 4 p.m.
August 20, 2014 Men's and Women's Soccer Practice/Tryout Information Lady Bears Soccer begins practice on Wednesday, August 27th and Bears Soccer begins practicing on Friday, August 29th. All new prospective student-athletes are encouraged to attend the practice to tryout for the team.
August 19, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #3 – First Postseason Win Caps 29-Win Baseball Season Making their second straight appearance in the USCAA Small College World Series, the Bears Baseball team upset No. 3 Penn State Greater Allegheny and avenged a loss to the Lions from last year's tournament.
August 18, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Jennifer Moncino, Women's Volleyball and Swimming Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
August 14, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Raul Urshela, Men's Soccer and Volleyball Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
August 13, 2014 Athletic Physical Information - Men's & Women's Soccer & Women's Volleyball Our new team physician will be conducting free athletic physicals for all student-athletes starting on Tuesday, August 19th for members of the men's and women's soccer and women's volleyball teams on an appointment basis.
August 12, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #4 – Women's Basketball Downs Maine-Fort Kent at USCAA Nationals Kristin D'Chiutiis scored a layup with four seconds left to give the Lady Bears a 67-65 victory and first win at the USCAA Nationals since 2010.
August 11, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Taylor Raccuglia, Women's Basketball Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
August 7, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Maciej Siekierski, Facility Manager/Intramural & Recreation Coordinator Get to know some more of our staff with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
August 6, 2014 Women's Volleyball Set to Open The Hill Center With Eight-Game Home Slate The first official home game on campus in the new Hill Center is Friday, September 19.
August 5, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #5 – Men's Basketball Crowned HVIAC Champions The Bears used a 19-2 first-half run to cruise to their third conference title in school history and first since 2010.
August 4, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Anthony Macapugay, Sports Information Director Get to know some of our staff with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
August 4, 2014 2014 Men's Soccer Schedule Released The Bears will open their fourth varsity season on Thursday, September 11th and play 10 games at Aviator Field.
July 31, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Matt O'Neill, Men's Basketball and Soccer Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
July 30, 2014 2014 Women's Soccer Schedule Released The Lady Bears will play a 16-game slate in their third varsity season with a fan friendly schedule featuring 10 games at Aviator Field.
July 29, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #6 – Softball Wins Sixth Straight Hudson Valley Tournament Title The Lady Bears cruised to their sixth straight tournament title, extending a winning streak of 28 games in Hudson Valley regular season and tournament play.
July 28, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Shannon Rom, Women's Soccer, Softball and Swimming Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
July 24, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Vinny Rossi, Baseball and Men's Soccer Get to know some of our student-athletes with our newest summer feature.
July 22, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #7 – Parr Strings Eight-Match Win Streak Sophomore Nolan Parr assembled the longest win streak in program history and helped the Bears to their best league finish.
July 21, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Morgan Summers, Women's Swimming & Softball Get to know some of our student-athletes with our newest summer feature.
July 17, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Kyle Johnson, Men's Soccer & Tennis Get to know some of our student-athletes with our newest summer feature.
July 15, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #8 - Another One For the Record Books In another successful season for SJC Athletics, several Bears and Lady Bears stood out with record-breaking seasons.
July 14, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Anna Carbone, Women's Volleyball & Swimming Get to know some of our student-athletes with our newest summer feature.
July 11, 2014 Assistant Softball Coach Alyson Chiaramonte to Pitch in "Battle of the Sexes" Game The Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball will square off against the Stratford Brakettes softball team on Monday, July 14th. Chiaramonte, a four-time USCAA All-American, will be pitching for the Bluefish.
July 10, 2014 Summer Spotlight: David Louison, Men's Basketball Get to know some of our student-athletes with our newest summer feature.
July 8, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #9 - Men's & Women's Volleyball Grabs HVIAC Runner Up The women's volleyball team extended their regular season conference winning streak to 13 and men's volleyball advanced to their first HVIAC title game after setting a new program record for wins in a season
July 1, 2014 Twenty Student-Athletes Receive HVIAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Honors Twenty student-athletes were named to the 2014 Winter/Spring HVIAC All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
July 1, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #10 - Urshela's Bicycle Kick Goal Highlights Home Opener Win Our summer Top 10 feature returns on the day of the US Men's National Team's Round of 16 World Cup match with a soccer highlight.
May 23, 2014 Baseball Grabs Top Honors as Seven Land on AD3I All-Independent Teams Senior Joe Mendez was named Player of the Year, junior Chris Cutrone was tabbed Pitcher of the Year, freshman Nicholas LoPrinzi was selected Rookie of the Year and head coach Scott Losche was chosen as Coach of the Year after helping lead the Bears to a 29-11 mark this season.
May 23, 2014 Molinari Headlines Eight on AD3I All-Independent Teams as Co-Player of the Year Junior Cassandra Molinari was named the Association of Division III Independents Co-Player of the Year while freshman Samantha Rossi was tabbed Rookie of the Year and head coach Frank P. Carbone was chosen as Coach of the Year.
May 22, 2014 Mendez Receives D3Baseball.com All-American Honorable Mention Senior Joe Mendez became the first Bear in program history to receive D3Baseball.com All-American honorable mention recognition after helping lead St. Joseph's to a school-record 29 wins and the team's first ever postseason win.
May 21, 2014 Megafu and McNamee Named Student-Athletes of the Year as Athletic Department Celebrates Awards Night The Athletic Department wrapped up its 2013-14 athletic calendar hosting their Annual Awards Night on Tuesday evening. Men's basketball sophomore Michael Megafu and multi-sport senior Kelly McNamee were named the inaugural Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year.
May 19, 2014 Mendez and Cundari Earn ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Accolades Adding to D3Baseball.com All-New York Region honors announced earlier today, seniors Joe Mendez and Mike Cundari were also named to the 2014 American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings All-Region Teams. Mendez was named a first team outfielder and Cundari a third team first baseman.
May 19, 2014 Mendez Headlines Four Bears Receiving All-New York Region Honors From D3Baseball.com Senior Joe Mendez was named to the All-New York Region First Team, while juniors Thomas McKenna was a Second Team selection and junior Chris Cutrone along with senior Mike Cundari were Third Team honorees as announced by D3Baseball.com earlier today.
May 16, 2014 Cutrone Receives AD3I Male Student-Athlete of the Month for April Junior Chris Cutrone was named the AD3I Male Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of April after helping lead St. Joseph's to an impressive 15-3 record during the month.
May 15, 2014 Rapp Named to USCAA Small College World Series All-Tournament Team Freshman Francis Rapp batted .778 (7-for-9) and scored four times over three games at the USCAA Small College World Series and helped the Bears (29-11) to a fifth place finish.
May 14, 2014 Baseball Sees Historic Season Come to an End With Loss to Victory University in USCAA Small College World Series St. Joseph's season came to an end with an 8-6 loss to Victory University in a loser's bracket quarterfinal matchup at the USCAA Small College World Series on Wednesday. Thomas McKenna led the way for the Bears with a career-high two home runs and six RBI on the day.
May 13, 2014 Baseball Suffers First Loss of USCAA World Series, Falls 2-0 to Lindenwood-Belleville The No. 6 Bears were held to just two hits in a 2-0 defeat at the hands of No. 2 Lindenwood-Belleville in the a winners bracket game of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Small College World Series. Mitch Brigando went the distance and took the hard-luck loss striking out five.
May 12, 2014 Baseball Upsets Penn State-Greater Allegheny, Advances in USCAA Small College World Series Chris Cutrone struck out seven and Joe Mendez and Mike Cundari each homered to lead No. 6 St. Joseph's (29-9) to a 7-2 victory over No. 3 Penn State Greater Allegheny in the opening round of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Small College World Series
May 12, 2014 Molinari Garners USCAA 2nd Team All-American Honors, Rossi Honorable Mention; Three Pick Up All-Academic Accolade Cassandra Molinari was named a USCAA Second Team All-American, while Samantha Rossi was tabbed an Honorable Mention selection after helping lead St. Joseph's to a winning record. Also recognized by the USCAA was seniors Christina Quintana and Megan Moran along with sophomore Maria Randazzo who were named to the National All-Academic Team.
May 12, 2014 Mendez and Cutrone Recognized as USCAA 2nd Team All-Americans, McKenna Honorable Mention; Three Land on All-Academic Team Leading the team to a program-best 28-win season, senior Joe Mendez and junior Chris Cutrone were recognized as USCAA Second Team All-Americans and junior Thomas McKenna was an honorable mention. Mike Cundari, Domenic Camerada and Rosario DiLorenzo were named to the National All-Academic Team.
May 7, 2014 Softball Ends Season With Winning Record After Salvaging Split Against USCAA Rival Briarcliffe St. Joseph's concluded their 2014 season by splitting a doubleheader with Briarcliffe College on Wednesday, dropping the first game 10-2 before finishing the season off with a 7-3 win in game two to end the campaign with a winning record.
May 6, 2014 Perillo Tabbed USCAA Pitcher and AD3I Player of the Week; Molinari Crowned USCAA Top Player Junior Jackie Perillo was tabbed the USCAA Pitcher and AD3I Player of the Week, while fellow junior Cassandra Molinari earned USCAA Player of the Week honors after the duo helped lead St. Joseph's to their sixth straight conference title.
May 6, 2014 Dance Team to Conduct Summer Tryouts on June 23 All are invited to open tryouts for the Diamonds on Monday, June 23rd at 5:30 p.m. in the St. Angela Hall dance studio.
May 6, 2014 Softball Adds Three Games to Close out Regular Season The Lady Bears (15-15) will play Yeshiva University for the HVIAC regular season title today at 4:30 pm at Sarah Lawrence College and host 2014 USCAA Small College World Series participant Briarcliffe College on Wednesday at 4 pm at Preller Field.
May 6, 2014 Softball Captures HVIAC Regular Season Title With Triumph Over Yeshiva St. Joseph's earned its sixth consecutive HVIAC regular season title with a 13-0 win over Yeshiva on Tuesday. Freshman Jamilynn McGowan tossed a complete game three-hit shutout and went 2-for-2 with three RBI at the plate to help the Lady Bears win their seventh game in a row.
May 6, 2014 LoPrinzi Sweeps Weekly Baseball Accolades Freshman Nicholas LoPrinzi was named to the D3baseball.com Team of the Week, while also receiving the USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week after leading the team in RBIs on the week.
May 5, 2014 Four Lady Bears Receive All-Conference Honors From HVIAC Cassandra Molinari, Kristin Ferrigno, Samantha Rossi and Samantha Simon were all named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after leading St. Joseph's to a perfect record in regular season league play and their sixth consecutive conference tournament title.
May 5, 2014 Parr Garners All-Conference Recognition From HVIAC Nolan Parr was named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after helping St. Joseph's secure its most wins since 2010 and a third place finish in the season-ending HVIAC Championships.
May 4, 2014 Softball Crowned HVIAC Tournament Champions St. Joseph's earned its sixth straight conference title as it defeated New Rochelle 18-0 in the semifinals of the HVIAC Tournament before dispatching Yeshiva University 14-1 to claim the tournament title. Jackie Perillo earned Tournament MVP honors for her efforts at the dish and in the circle.
May 4, 2014 Baseball Concludes Regular Season With Sweep of CCNY St. Joseph's concluded their regular season with a doubleheader sweep of CCNY, earning a 7-4 win in the opener and a 10-4 triumph in the nightcap on Sunday. Joe Mendez and Chris Cutrone each went yard in the sweep.
May 3, 2014 Men's Tennis Grabs Third at HVIAC Championships; Parr Named All-HVIAC Nolan Parr and Kyle Johnson were finalists in the No. 2 doubles competition and both contributed three points each leading the Bears to their best finish in the season-ending tournament since 2009.
May 3, 2014 Cundari Records 100th Career RBI as Baseball Sweeps Drew St. Joseph's earned a doubleheader sweep of Drew University on Saturday, taking a 5-1 decision in the opener before completing the sweep with a 17-5 win in the nightcap. Mike Cundari went 6-for-9 with six RBI to become the second Bear to record 100 RBI in a career.
May 2, 2014 Pratt Too Much for Men's Tennis in Regular Season Finale The regular season champion and defending champion Cannoneers limited the Bears to just four games and snapped the team's two-game winning streak.
May 2, 2014 Time and Location Change for Baseball Doubleheader vs. CCNY The Bears regular season finale against CCNY originally scheduled for Sunday, May 4 at James Madison High School has been moved to the SJC Outdoor Complex starting at 10:30 a.m.
May 2, 2014 Baseball Receives Second Straight Bid to USCAA Small College World Series, Enters as No. 6 Seed For the second straight year, the Bears (24-9) have received a post-season berth and will head to Springfield, Illinois to compete for a national championship at the 2014 United States Collegiate Athletic Association Small College World Series.
May 1, 2014 Men's Tennis Downs Vaughn Winning Second Straight; Parr Sets New Win Streak Mark Nolan Parr extended his win streak to eight straight combined singles and doubles matches as the Bears won locked up their best conference finish in program history, defeating Vaughn College 7-2 on Thursday. Kyle Johnson, Nick Orlando and Dickson Tan also went undefeated on the evening.
April 29, 2014 Cutrone Takes Home USCAA Pitcher and AD3I Player of the Week Honors Junior Chris Cutrone was named the USCAA Pitcher of the Week and AD3I Player of the Week after throwing a pair of complete games for St. Joseph's, while also leading the team in RBIs.
April 29, 2014 Baseball vs. Abington and Albertus Magnus Canceled; Two Weekend Doubleheaders Added Due to the wet weather forecasted, the Bears (24-9) home game vs. Penn State Abington at MCU Park has been canceled. St. Joseph's will play Drew University in a road twinbill on Saturday and host CCNY in a doubleheader on Sunday at James Madison H.S.
April 29, 2014 Men's Tennis Ends Drought Topping Webb, 6-3 The Bears ended a 31-match skid defeating HVIAC rivals Webb for the first time in program history. Kevin Caicedo, Kyle Johnson and Nolan Parr each were victorious in singles and doubles to lead the Bears (1-10, 1-2) to victory. Johnson secured his first career singles win that also clinched the match.
April 29, 2014 Simon Earns AD3I and HVIAC Top Player Honors; McGowan, Rossi Awarded HVIAC Top Pitcher and Rookie Freshman Samantha Simon was named the AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week, while Jamilynn McGowan and Samantha Rossi were recognized as the HVIAC Pitcher and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's to a 6-2 record.
April 28, 2014 Parr and Orlando Sweep, But Men's Tennis Edged by York Nolan Parr and Nick Orlando both won their singles and doubles matches, but it wasn't enough to give the Bears their first win of the season in a 5-4 defeat to York College. Parr extended his win streak to four matches.
April 27, 2014 Softball Remains Undefeated in HVIAC Play Sweeping Sarah Lawrence on Senior Day Jackie Perillo and Jamilynn McGowan tossed one-hit shutouts as the Lady Bears won their fourth straight game with 9-0 and 12-0 victories over Sarah Lawrence College. Samantha Simon batted 4-for-4 with three RBI, two doubles and a stolen base.
April 27, 2014 Baseball Salvages Split With Lehman in Walk-off Fashion St. Joseph's salvaged a split with Lehman College on Senior Day using a 10-9 walk-off win in the nightcap after dropping a 2-0 decision in the opener. Freshman Michael Camerada led the way going 2-for-4 with a triple, three RBI and a run scored in game two.
April 27, 2014 Parr and Johnson Record First Career Victories as Men's Tennis Diced by Culinary; Tonight's Opponent Switched to York Sophomore Nolan Parr notched his first career wins victorious in both singles and doubles to secure the lone two points in a 7-2 loss to Culinary. The Bears (0-9, 0-2 HVIAC) match against Pratt scheduled for tonight will remain at 7 pm at the National Tennis Center, but now be played against York College.
April 26, 2014 Offense Powers Softball to Sweep of Valley Forge Christian St. Joseph's got back in the win column with a sweep of Valley Forge Christian College on Saturday, defeating the Patriots 11-2 in both games. St. Joseph's received four RBI from Samantha Rossi and Shannon Rom in the sweep.
April 25, 2014 Baseball Wins 12th Straight in Slugfest Over Yeshiva The Bears (23-8) pounded out 34 runs and 30 hits over a doubleheader sweep of Yeshiva, extending their win streak to a program-best 12 games and improving to a program-high 23 wins. Chris Cutrone batted 4-for-7 with nine RBI and set a new program record reaching base safely in 29 games.
April 24, 2014 Softball Drops Both Ends of Doubleheader to Borough Rival Brooklyn College St. Joseph's was swept by Brooklyn College on Thursday afternoon, dropping the opener 20-2 before suffering a 16-2 defeat in the nightcap. Maria Randazzo, Kristin Ferrigno, Samantha Rossi and Cassandra Molinari all recorded an RBI for the Lady Bears.
April 24, 2014 Baseball Sets New Single-Season Wins Mark Defeating FDU-Florham The Bears upped their win streak to double digits and collected their program-record 21st win of the season. Brian Luebcke tossed 7.1 innings of relief and improved to 3-1 on the season. Joe Mendez went 2-for-4 at the plate with two RBI.
April 23, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Brooklyn St. Joseph's (9-13) looks to extend its winning streak to a season-high-tying four games with a sweep of borough rivals Brooklyn College (22-12) on Thursday, April 24th at 4 p.m.
April 22, 2014 Rossi Named AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week; Perillo, Robles Tabbed HVIAC Top Pitcher and Rookie Freshman Samantha Rossi was named the AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week, while junior Jackie Perillo and junior Briana Robles took home HVIAC Pitcher and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's rattled off four straight wins.
April 22, 2014 Orlando Victorious But Men's Tennis Falls to John Jay Senior Nick Orlando prevailed in a super-tiebreaker for his first singles win of the season, but the Bears dropped an 8-1 decision to John Jay in their final non-conference regular season match of the season.
April 22, 2014 McKenna Earns D3baseball.com Team of the Week and USCAA Player of the Week Honors Junior Thomas McKenna received D3baseball.com Team of the Week and USCAA Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a 5-0 record during the week.
April 21, 2014 Cutrone's Complete Game, Timely Hitting Help Baseball Edge William Paterson Chris Cutrone fanned 10 batters as he went the distance for his sixth straight win and Nicholas LoPrinzi brought across the go-ahead run on a sacrifice fly in the 7th as the Bears (20-8) defeated William Paterson, 3-2, Monday afternoon
April 21, 2014 Softball Fires Pair of No-Hitters in Sweep of HVIAC Foe New Rochelle Freshmen Jamilynn McGowan and Kristen Candelaria teamed up to throw a no-hitter in game one and juniors Jackie Perillo and Cassandra Molinari duplicated the feat in the nightcap as St. Joseph's defeated HVIAC foe New Rochelle 12-0 and 14-0 on Monday.
April 20, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at New Rochelle St. Joseph's (7-13) tries to snap a three-game losing streak as they travel to HVIAC opponent The College of New Rochelle (0-20) for a doubleheader at 6 p.m.
April 18, 2014 Mendez Breaks Career Hit Mark and Vargas Tosses Three-Hitter as Baseball Dominates Vaughn in Sweep Joe Mendez became the Bears all-time leader in career hits and Chris Vargas tossed a three-hitter as St. Joseph's swept HVIAC foe Vaughn College, defeating the Warriors 25-0 and 15-0 on Friday afternoon.
April 18, 2014 Softball Suffers Doubleheader Sweep at Purchase Not a good Friday for Softball as they were edged out by Purchase 2-1, falling in the seventh inning, before suffering a 13-5 loss in five innings.
April 17, 2014 Men's Tennis Overwhelmed By Cooper Union Nolan Parr played a hard-fought match at No. 5 singles in a 10-7 defeat, but the Bears were shut out by their former Hudson Valley Conference rivals.
April 17, 2014 Softball Earns Split With John Jay St. Joseph's split a doubleheader with John Jay on Thursday afternoon, taking the opener 7-6 before dropping the nightcap 7-2. Briana Robles led the Lady Bears going 2-for-5 with a three RBI and a run scored.
April 17, 2014 Baseball Sweeps Valley Forge to Run Win Streak to Six The Bears (17-8) moved to a season-high nine games over .500 producing 28 runs and belting out 24 hits over a 16-6 and 12-5 doubleheader sweep of Valley Forge Christian. Sean O'Melia and Anthony Amatuzzi each collected their first wins of the season on the mound.
April 16, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. John Jay and Purchase St. Joseph's (6-10) faces John Jay College (7-16) in a home doubleheader on Thursday, April 17th at 2 p.m. before concluding the week with a trip to Purchase College (3-15) for a twinbill on Friday, April 18th at 4 p.m.
April 16, 2014 Weather Postpones Baseball vs. St. Joseph's (L.I.) Due to the overnight wet weather and frost, today's baseball game at St. Joseph's (L.I.) has been postponed. No makeup date has been set at this time.
April 16, 2014 Career Days From Rossi and Simon Lead Softball to Sweep of York St. Joseph's used a combined eight hits, eight RBI and six runs from the freshmen duo of Samantha Rossi and Samantha Simon to sweep York College on Wednesday, defeating the Cardinals 11-0 in the opener and 12-9 in the nightcap.
April 15, 2014 Wet Weather Forces Changes to Baseball Schedule The wet weather continues to cause issues for the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) baseball team as today’s baseball game at Purchase College scheduled for 4 p.m. has been cancelled due to the rain.
April 15, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at York St. Joseph's (4-10) tries to extend its winning streak to three games with a sweep of York College (5-13) in a doubleheader on Wednesday, April 16th at 4 p.m.
April 15, 2014 Mendez Dubbed AD3I Player of the Week Senior Joe Mendez was recognized by AD3I as their Player of the Week after the outfielder led St. Joseph's in home runs and RBIs.
April 15, 2014 Men's Tennis Drops HVIAC Opener to Sarah Lawrence Nick Orlando dropped a 10-7 decision in singles play and Javier Bosque also played a hard-fought singles match, but the Bears came up short against Sarah Lawrence, falling 9-0 on Tuesday evening.
April 15, 2014 Campisi Tabbed HVIAC Softball Rookie of the Week Freshman Geena Campisi was named the HVIAC Rookie of the Week after batting .750 on the week to lead St. Joseph's.
April 15, 2014 "Currents News": St. Joseph's Baseball Gearing Up for Playoffs Jim Mancari reports on the Bears -- made up of mostly local players from the CHSAA -- poised for a second straight run at the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Small College World Series. Aired on April 14, 2014.
April 14, 2014 Ten-Run Fifth Helps Propel Softball to Victory Over John Jay St. Joseph's used a 10-run fifth inning versus John Jay to take a 11-2 decision versus the Bloodhounds on Monday. The Lady Bears received a complete game from Jackie Perillo and a two-RBI afternoon from Samantha Rossi.
April 14, 2014 Offense Explodes for 16 Runs in Baseball's Triumph Over Cairn St. Joseph's exploded for 16 runs as they took a 16-12 slugfest against Cairn University on Monday for their fourth straight win. Mike Cundari led the way with a school-record-tying five hits and Michael Faulkner picked up his first collegiate win on the mound.
April 14, 2014 AD3I Names Mendez Its Male Student-Athlete of the Month for March Joe Mendez was named the AD3I Male Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of March after the senior led St. Joseph's in RBIs and home runs during the month.
April 14, 2014 Schedule Changes Leads to Busy Week for Softball The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) softball team has a busy upcoming week as they play seven games in five days, trying to make up games that were postponed due to weather and opponents having to makeup conference games.
April 13, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at John Jay St. Joseph's (3-10) looks to snap a two-game losing streak as they face CUNYAC member John Jay College (5-12) on Monday, April 14th at 5:00 p.m.
April 13, 2014 Cutrone Joins 100-Hit Club, Mendez Joins 100-Run Club Powering Baseball Sweep of John Jay Chris Cutrone became the seventh Bear to join the coveted 100-hit club with a 3-for-4 day at the plate and Joe Mendez blasted two homers and scored four times to become the fourth member of the 100-run club. St. Joseph's defeated John Jay 13-2 and 9-1 to improve to 14-8, a season-best six games over .500.
April 12, 2014 Caicedo Victorious But Men's Tennis Falls to Albertus Magnus Freshman Kevin Caicedo won a 10-7 match at No. 3 singles for his second win of the season, but the Bears dropped an 8-1 decision to Albertus Magnus College.
April 11, 2014 Men's Volleyball Falls in HVIAC Tournament Championship Game to Yeshiva St. Joseph's advanced to the HVIAC Tournament championship game with a straight-set victory over Webb Institute in the semifinals before falling in the title game to Yeshiva University in straight sets on Thursday evening.
April 11, 2014 Urshela and Husain Receive HVIAC All-Conference Recognition Junior Raul Urshela and senior Iqbal Husain were named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after leading St. Joseph's to a school-record eight wins and the school's first ever appearance in the tournament championship game.
April 11, 2014 New Location and Start Time For Saturday's Baseball Game St. Joseph's will now play HVIAC foe The King's College at Victory Field in Maspeth, N.Y. at 1:15 p.m. on Saturday, April 12th.
April 10, 2014 Softball Drops Both Ends of USCAA Twinbill to Briarcliffe No. 20 St. Joseph's (3-10) started off slow in the first game, then could not hold their lead late in the second game as they suffered a doubleheader sweep to No. 8 Briarcliffe College in USCAA action on Thursday afternoon
April 10, 2014 Cutrone Goes the Distance Again as Baseball Downs CCNY, 6-1 Junior Chris Cutrone fired a nine-inning, complete-game shutout holding the Beavers (6-6-1) to just six hits in defeat. The Bears (12-8) were led offensively by Joe Mendez (2-for-5, 2 RBI, R) and Mike Cundari (2-for-3, RBI, R, 2B)
April 9, 2014 Baseball Falls to Staten Island on Ninth-Inning Run St. Joseph's suffered a 6-5 setback to Staten Island on Wednesday after the Dolphins scored a run in the top of the ninth to take back the lead. The Bears were led by Joe Mendez who went 2-for-5 with a pair of doubles and an RBI.
April 9, 2014 Baseball Gameday: Bears at CCNY The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) baseball face their second CUNYAC opponent in as many days, taking on CCNY Thursday at Randall's Island. The Bears are looking to notch their 12th win of the 2014 season against the Beavers
April 9, 2014 Men's Tennis Falls at Borough Rivals Brooklyn College Nick Orlando fell four points shy of securing his first win of the season falling in a third set tiebreak as the Bears dropped a 9-0 decision to the Bulldogs on Friday.
April 9, 2014 Men's Volleyball Gameday: Bears at HVIAC Tournament St. Joseph's (7-11) competes in season-ending HVIAC Tournament on Thursday, April 10th at Yeshiva University, looking for first title in school history. The Bears open up play with a 6 p.m. semifinal match versus Webb Institute.
April 8, 2014 Dance Team to Conduct Spring Tryouts on April 28 All are invited to open tryouts for the Diamonds on Monday, April 28 at 5:30 p.m. in the St. Angela Hall dance studio.
April 8, 2014 Men's Volleyball Overcomes Two-Set Hole to Shock HVIAC foe Webb in Regular Season Finale St. Joseph's overcame a two-set deficit in their regular season finale to defeat Webb Institute, 3-2 (21-25, 20-25, 25-18, 25-13, 17-15) in HVIAC action on Tuesday evening. The Bears received double-doubles from Raul Urshela, Taso Kostikas and Iqbal Husain on their way to their third straight win.
April 8, 2014 McGowan Tabbed HVIAC Pitcher of the Week; Ferrigno Rookie of the Week Freshmen Jamilynn McGowan and Kristin Ferrigno were named the HVIAC Pitcher and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's to a 3-2 mark on the week.
April 8, 2014 This Week's Schedule Changes for Baseball and Softball The wet weather has forced several schedule changes for both the St. Joseph's baseball and softball teams this coming week.
April 8, 2014 Cutrone Earns Weekly Accolades From USCAA and AD3I Junior Chris Cutrone was named the USCAA Pitcher of the Week and AD3I baseball Player of the Week after throwing a 10-inning complete game to help St. Joseph's salvage a split with SUNY-Canton on Saturday.
April 6, 2014 Softball Increases Winning Streak to Three With Sweep of Lehman St. Joseph's swept a doubleheader with Lehman College on Sunday afternoon. The Lady Bears took the opener 9-4 before earning a 7-3 triumph in the nightcap. Kristin Ferrigno led St. Joseph's with a 4-for-7 day at the plate with a team-high four RBI.
April 6, 2014 Falcons Soar Past Men's Tennis Senior Javier Bosque gave his opponent some trouble in a 7-5, 6-1 loss at No. 5 singles, but the Bears (0-3) lost their third straight, unable to secure any matches off the Falcons in a 9-0 defeat.
April 5, 2014 Cutrone's Complete Game, McKenna's Walk-Off Single in 10th Earns Baseball a Split With SUNY Canton Junior Chris Cutrone tossed a 10-inning complete game and junior Thomas McKenna hit a walk-off single in the tenth to help St. Joseph's salvage a split with SUNY-Canton on Saturday. The Bears dropped the opener 4-3 before taking the nightcap 2-1.
April 4, 2014 McGowan Fires One-Hit Shutout as Softball Overwhelms New Rochelle Freshman Jamilynn McGowan fired a one-hit shutout as St. Joseph's earned a 14-0 win over HVIAC foe New Rochelle on Friday afternoon.
April 3, 2014 Men's Tennis Drops Decision to Lehman College, 8-1 Bears Tennis was defeated by Lehman College, 8-1, on Thursday afternoon. Freshman Kevin Caicedo grabbed his first collegiate victory in a hard-fought tiebreaker win at No. 3 singles.
April 3, 2014 Men's Volleyball Victorious on Senior Night in Straight Sets Over Sarah Lawrence The Bears (6-11, 3-2 HVIAC) won their second straight and sweep the season series with the Gryphons. Senior Iqbal Husain handed out 22 assists and had three blocks and Javier Bosque brought up 11 digs.
April 3, 2014 Baseball Withstands Baruch Rally to Win Fourth Straight St. Joseph's earned their fourth win in a row with a 6-3 victory over Baruch College on Thursday afternoon. The Bears received three-hit days from Anthony DeFillippo, Chris Cutrone and Domenick Camerada.
April 3, 2014 Mendez Named NCBWA Division III National Baseball Hitter of the Week Senior Joe Mendez became the first Bear to receive national player of the week honors as selected by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association after smashing four home runs in a doubleheader at Maritime
April 1, 2014 Men's Tennis Opens 2014 Season With Loss to Merchant Marine St. Joseph's opened their 2014 season with a 9-0 loss to Merchant Marine on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Nick Orlando took a game at No. 3 singles, while Eric Kramer and Dickson Tan won a game at No. 3 doubles.
April 1, 2014 Softball Falls in Extras in Sweep by Mount Saint Vincent The Lady Bears (0-8) nearly picked up their first win of the season taking a one-run lead in the first extra inning of the nightcap, but surrendered two unearned runs in the bottom half of the inning in a 3-0, 3-2 sweep by the Dolphins.
April 1, 2014 Mendez Sweeps Weekly Baseball Accolades Senior Joe Mendez swept the weekly baseball accolades this week, earning D3baseball.com Team of the Week honors along with being named the USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's with four home runs on the week.
April 1, 2014 Urshela Named HVIAC Player of the Week for Fourth Time Junior Raul Urshela has been named the HVIAC men's volleyball Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's in kills during the week.
April 1, 2014 Men's Tennis Kicks Off the 2014 Season The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) men's tennis team begins their 12-game 2014 campaign Tuesday in a match on the road against Merchant Marine Academy
April 1, 2014 Men's Volleyball Game Day: Senior Night vs. Sarah Lawrence The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) men's volleyball team aims to grab their sixth win of the season as they face off against Sarah Lawrence Thursday night
March 31, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at Mount Saint Vincent St. Joseph's (0-6) returns to action after nearly two weeks off, traveling to Skyline foe Mount Saint Vincent (7-2) for a doubleheader at 3:30 p.m.
March 30, 2014 Rain Forces Postponement of Softball Home Opener Against Yeshiva Rain has forced the postponement of the softball doubleheader scheduled for today against Yeshiva. No makeup date has been set at this time.
March 29, 2014 Mendez Breaks Home Run Mark, Cundari Joins Century Run Club as Baseball Sweeps Maritime Joe Mendez became the all-time leader in home runs in St. Joseph's history as the Bears swept Maritime on Saturday afternoon, winning the opener 19-5 before taking the nightcap 7-6. Mendez finished with 11 RBI and had four home runs as St. Joseph's swept season series with Privateers for first time in program history.
March 28, 2014 Siekierski Hired as Facility Manager for Hill Center Maciej Siekierski returns to the staff as the full-time facility manager for the S. Elizabeth Hill Center slated to open in 2014. He was formerly the Assistant Director for Facilities and Operations at St. John's University.
March 28, 2014 Softball at Lehman Washed Out Rain has forced the postponement of the softball doubleheader at Lehman. The Lady Bears (0-6) returns to the field for their home and HVIAC opener on Sunday, March 30 hosting Yeshiva at 1 p.m.
March 28, 2014 Start Time Moved Up For Baseball Doubleheader vs. Vaughn The baseball doubleheader between St. Joseph's and Vaughn scheduled for this Sunday, March 30th at MCU Park will be played at 11 a.m. instead of its originally scheduled time of 12 p.m.
March 28, 2014 Baseball Gameday: Bears vs. Maritime and Vaughn St. Joseph's (7-6) looks to continue its strong play since returning from Florida as they travel to SUNY Maritime for a doubleheader at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 29th before concluding the week with a home twinbill against HVIAC foe Vaughn College (0-0) on Sunday, March 30th at 12 p.m.
March 27, 2014 Men's and Women's Basketball Represented Well Among NCAA Statistical Leaders; Lady Bears Ranked No. 2 in Two Categories The St. Joseph's men's and women's basketball teams finished the 2013-14 campaign among the NCAA leaders in numerous statistical categories in the latest rankings released after the conclusion of the NCAA Championships
March 26, 2014 New Start Time for Baseball Doubleheader at Maritime The baseball doubleheader between St. Joseph's and Maritime scheduled for Saturday, March 29th will now be played at 9 a.m.
March 26, 2014 Men's Volleyball Claims Straight Set Triumph over Medgar Evers St. Joseph's set two team records during a 3-0 (25-8, 25-12, 25-9) win over Brooklyn rival Medgar Evers College. The Bears have some six straight versus the Cougars and take a 7-6 lead in the all-time series.
March 25, 2014 Molinari and Ferrigno Sweep HVIAC Softball Accolades Cassandra Molinari and Kristin Ferrigno were named the HVIAC Player and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's at the plate during their season-opening Florida trip.
March 25, 2014 Men's Volleyball Game Day: Bears vs. Brooklyn College & Medgar Evers The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) men's volleyball team aims to build some momentum as they approach the home stretch of the season, coming home to take on Brooklyn College Tuesday night, and Medgar Evers Wednesday night
March 25, 2014 Cutrone Recognized as AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Chris Cutrone was recognized as the AD3I baseball Player of the Week after throwing a complete game shutout against SUNYIT on Sunday. The 1-0 shutout victory was the first in school history and moved St. Joseph's back over .500 at 7-6.
March 25, 2014 Men's Volleyball Taken Down in Four Sets by Brooklyn College The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) men's volleyball team fought hard to even the sets at one apiece, but could not turn back Brooklyn College as they dropped the match 3-1 (25-9, 23-25, 25-12, 25-9) on Tuesday night
March 24, 2014 Urshela Smashes 500th Kill but Men's Volleyball Falls in Four to John Jay The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) men's volleyball team dropped their tenth loss of the season in a hard-fought match to John Jay College (25-23, 25-15, 22-25, 25-17 Monday night.
March 23, 2014 Cutrone Tosses Shutout as Baseball Salvages Split With SUNYIT St. Joseph's split a doubleheader with SUNYIT on Sunday afternoon, dropping a 7-6 decision in game one before earning a 1-0 triumph in the nightcap. Junior Chris Cutrone pitched a complete-game shutout for the Bears in game two for his second win of the season.
March 23, 2014 Softball Home Opener vs. Cedar Crest Rescheduled Due to the frigid forecast, today's softball doubleheader vs. Cedar Crest College Falcons has been postponed and rescheduled to Tuesday, April 8th at Preller Field.
March 22, 2014 Offense Leads Way as Baseball Sweeps Lehman in Home Opener St. Joseph's opened up its 2014 home slate with a sweep of Lehman College on Saturday, defeating the Lightning 10-1 and 10-2 to move back over .500 on the year. Joe Mendez led the way going 4-for-8 with three doubles, four RBIs and five runs scored.
March 20, 2014 Softball Concludes Gene Cusic Classic With Losses to Wisconsin-Superior and Brockport St. Joseph's dropped both games at the Gene Cusic Classic on Thursday, falling 8-0 to both Wisconsin-Superior and Brockport. Cassandra Molinari and Kristin Ferrigno each went 1-for-4 on the day to lead the Lady Bears offensively.
March 19, 2014 Softball Swept by USCAA foe Ave Maria in Florida St. Joseph's dropped both ends of a doubleheader at Ave Maria on Wednesday. The Lady Bears dropped game one 23-1 before suffering a 12-4 setback in the nightcap. Cassandra Molinari finished 3-for-5 on the day with an RBI, while Kristin Ferrigno went 1-for-4 with a three-RBI double in game two.
March 19, 2014 Men's Volleyball Loses to Yeshiva University, Then Rebounds to Top Webb The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) men's volleyball fell to Yeshiva University Tuesday night, but come back to defeat Webb Institute in straight sets to snap a five-game losing streak move into second place in the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
March 18, 2014 Brigando Throws Two-Hitter as Baseball Earns Split With CSI Freshman Mitch Brigando threw a two-hit shutout as St. Joseph's split a doubleheader with Staten Island on Tuesday. The Bears fell 4-1 in game one before taking the nightcap 2-0.
March 17, 2014 Softball Drops Pair in Season Opener at Gene Cusic Classic St. Joseph's dropped both ends of a doubleheader at the Gene Cusic Classic in Fort Myers, Fla. on Monday afternoon. The Lady Bears opened the day with a 5-4 loss to Alfred State before falling to University of New England 11-0 in five innings in game two. Jackie Perillo went 2-for-5 at the dish and threw a complete game in game one while Cassandra Molinari went 3-for-7 over the two games.
March 17, 2014 Megafu Tabbed to D3Hoops.com All-Atlantic Region Second Team Sophomore Michael Megafu became the first Bear ever to receive All-Atlantic Region honors in an announcement made by D3Hoops.com earlier today.
March 17, 2014 Baseball Doubleheader at Staten Island Moved to Tuesday The non-conference road baseball doubleheader at the College of Staten Island has been moved up one day to Tuesday, March 18th starting at 3:30 p.m.
March 16, 2014 Baseball Ends Three-Week Layoff With Sweep of John Jay St. Joseph's ended a three-week hiatus with a sweep of John Jay, defeating the Bloodhounds 8-4 and 11-5 on Sunday afternoon. The Bears were led by Joe Mendez who went 4-for-8 with four RBI and Chris Cutrone who had a strong outing in game two.
March 15, 2014 Men's Volleyball Taken Down Twice in Brooklyn College Tri-Match The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) men's volleyball team suffered two straight 3-0 losses in a tri-match against Brooklyn College and Bard College Saturday at the West Quad Center on the campus of Brooklyn College
March 15, 2014 Baseball Doubleheader at Staten Island Postponed Today's doubleheader between St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) and the College of Staten Island has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions at Tomas D. Morales Baseball Field due to the field thawing process from the bitter winter chill. The games have been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 19th at 3 p.m.
March 14, 2014 Louison and Megafu Named AD3I Co-Players of the Year; Cocozello Coach of the Year Junior David Louison and sophomore Michael Megafu were named AD3I Co-Players of the Year and members of the All-Independent First Team, while head coach Joseph Cocozello was tabbed Coach of the Year as the Association announced its All-Independent Teams. Junior Vernon Maddox was named to the Second Team while sophomore Matt O'Neill was an Honorable Mention selection.
March 14, 2014 Four Lady Bears Receive Year-End Honors From AD3I Senior Kelly McNamee was named to the AD3I All-Independent First Team, senior Megan Moran and junior Taylor Raccuglia were Second Team selections and junior Samantha Retas was named honorable mention after leading St. Joseph's to a 16-12 record and an appearance in the USCAA National Tournament.
March 13, 2014 Men's Volleyball Drops Straight Set Loss to Purchase The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) volleyball team never could get into a rhythm as they fell in straight sets to Purchase College, 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-11) Thursday night at the Purchase College gym
March 13, 2014 Softball Launches 2014 Campaign with Championship Aspirations The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) softball team begins their 2014 season with a trip to Florida, hoping to kick start their chances at a return to the USCAA National Championships after a one-year hiatus
March 13, 2014 More Baseball Schedule Changes The baseball team will play a rescheduled doubleheader this Saturday at Staten Island starting at 3 p.m.
March 11, 2014 Urshela Awarded HVIAC Men's Volleyball Player of the Week Junior Raul Urshela was named the HVIAC men's volleyball Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's in kills and to a win over league foe Sarah Lawrence College during the week.
March 10, 2014 Tuesday's Baseball Game at Manhattanville Postponed Due to unplayable field conditions from the winter weather, Tuesday's baseball game between St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) and Manhattanville College has been postponed. No makeup date has been announced at this time.
March 9, 2014 Men's Volleyball Splits HVIAC Tri-Match at Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's picked up a 3-2 (25-16, 25-22, 15-25, 17-25, 15-10) victory over Sarah Lawrence College before dropping a 3-1 (25-23, 7-25, 14-25, 15-25) decision to Yeshiva University in a HVIAC tri-match Sunday afternoon. Raul Urshela led the Bears with 36 kills between the two matches.
March 7, 2014 Men's Volleyball Gameday: Bears at Sarah Lawrence Tri-Match St. Joseph's begins HVIAC play with a tri-match at Sarah Lawrence College on Sunday, March 9th. The Bears will face the Gryphons at 11 a.m. before taking on Yeshiva at 1 p.m.
March 6, 2014 Women's Basketball Concludes Season With Dramatic Victory Over Maine-Fort Kent at USCAA Tournament St. Joseph's defeated Maine-Fort Kent, 67-65, on a layup by Kristin D'Chiutiis with four seconds left to play in a consolation game at the USCAA Tournament on Thursday. Megan Moran led the way with a career-high 28 points and Taylor Raccuglia nearly had a triple-double.
March 6, 2014 Sunday's Baseball Doubleheader at Yeshiva Postponed Due to unplayable field conditions from the winter weather, Sunday's baseball doubleheader between St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) and Yeshiva University has been postponed.
March 5, 2014 Four From Women's Basketball Honored at USCAA Awards Banquet Senior Kelly McNamee receives USCAA Women's Division I Basketball All-American honorable mention and Megan Moran, Kristin D'Chiutiis and Erica Eddy were named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team.
March 5, 2014 Ave Maria Three-Point Barrage Ends Women's Basketball's USCAA Tournament Run St. Joseph's suffered a 91-61 setback to Ave Maria University in the First Round of the USCAA National Tournament on Wednesday afternoon on the campus of Penn State Fayette. The Lady Bears were led by Megan Moran who had a game-high 18 points.
March 5, 2014 Louison Repeats as USCAA First Team All-American, Megafu Receives Second Team Honors; Both Named All-Academic Junior David Louison is the second Bear to repeat as USCAA First Team All-American and first since Chris DiStefano in 2006. Sophomore Michael Megafu receives second team honors for the first time in his career.
March 5, 2014 Men's Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets to Lehman College, 3-0 The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) volleyball hung tough in the first set, but too many errors in the match caused the Bears to fall to Lehman College in three straight sets, 3-0, Wednesday night at The APEX at Lehman College
March 5, 2014 Eight Swimmers Named to USCAA National All-Academic Team Eight student-athletes from the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) swimming team were honored by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association with National All-Academic Team recognition. In total 14 SJC student-athletes were honored in the winter season.
March 3, 2014 Men's Volleyball Schedule Changes The men's volleyball team has added a road game at John Jay on Monday, March 24th at 7:00 p.m. The Bears will also play a rescheduled game against Brooklyn College Tuesday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m.
March 3, 2014 Saturday's Baseball Doubleheader Against Centenary Postponed Due to predicted cold and bad field conditions, Saturday's baseball doubleheader between St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) and Centenary College has been postponed.
March 3, 2014 Men's Volleyball Gameday: Bears at Lehman St. Joseph's (2-3) looks to win back-to-back matches for the first time this season as they play at Lehman College (5-9) on Wednesday, March 5th at 8 p.m.
February 28, 2014 St. Joseph's Places 19 Student-Athletes on HVIAC Fall All-Academic Team Nineteen student-athletes were named to the HVIAC Fall 2013 All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
February 28, 2014 Men's Basketball Interviewed on "BK Live" St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) head men's basketball coach Joseph Cocozello, junior forward David Louison and junior guard Vernon Maddox were interviewed by Micheal Bellamy about winning the 2014 HVIAC Championship on the February 28th sports segment of "BK Live" which appeared on the Brooklyn Independent Media channel.
February 27, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at USCAA National Championships St. Joseph's takes part in the USCAA National Tournament for the first time since 2010 as the No. 7 seed facing No. 2 seed Ave Maria University in the first round on Wednesday, March 5th at 1 p.m.
February 25, 2014 Saturday's Baseball Doubleheader against Rivier Cancelled Due to predicted inclement weather, Saturday's baseball doubleheader between St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) and Rivier has been cancelled.
February 25, 2014 Women's Basketball Receives Bid to USCAA National Championships The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) women's basketball team is headed to the USCAA Division I National Championships, nabbing the seventh seed and will take on No. 2 Ave Maria University in the opening round on Wednesday, March 5 at 1 p.m.
February 25, 2014 Cundari Dubbed AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Senior Mike Cundari was named the AD3I Player of the Week after being St. Joseph's leading run producer and also leading the Bears in hitting during their Florida trip.
February 25, 2014 Urshela and Kennedy Sweep HVIAC Weekly Volleyball Awards Junior Raul Urshela and sophomore Thomas Kennedy were named the HVIAC men's volleyball Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, after leading St. Joseph's to a victory over Medgar Evers College on Wednesday.
February 23, 2014 Baseball Swept by Alma to Close Florida Trip The Bears wrapped their Florida trip to the RussMatt Classic suffering a doubleheader sweep to Alma College, 3-0 and 12-4. Nick LoPrinzi batted 4-for-5 over the twinbill with a walk.
February 22, 2014 Early Runs Doom Baseball in Loss to Franklin Franklin scored nine runs in the first three innings and the Grizzlies held the Bears to just four hits in a 10-3 setback on day two of their Florida trip at the RussMatt Classic.
February 21, 2014 Offensive Outburst Sinks Maritime as Baseball Splits Season Opener Mike Cundari went 4-for-4 with three RBI and Rosario DiLorenzo tossed five strong innings striking out six, as the Bears (1-1) defeated Maritime College, 13-3, before falling to Brandeis University, 10-6, in their season opener.
February 20, 2014 Bears Game Day: Baseball at RussMatt Central Florida Invitational The 2014 season kicks off for the St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) baseball team as they travel down to Florida for five games in the RussMatt Central Florida Invitational starting on Friday
February 19, 2014 Expectations High For Baseball Team as 2014 Campaign Starts on Friday With a core group of veterans and a promising group of newcomers, Bears Baseball looks to build off their first 20-win season in school history and their USCAA Small College World Series appearance.
February 19, 2014 Men's Volleyball Turns Back Medgar Evers to Snap Three-Game Skid Led by Raul Urshela's 23 kills, St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) bounced back from a first-set loss to rattle off three straight set victories to defeat Medgar Evers, 3-1 Wednesday night
February 18, 2014 Men's and Women's Basketball Rank Well Among NCAA Statistical Leaders At the conclusion of the HVIAC tournament, the men's and women's basketball teams are among the NCAA leaders in numerous statistical categories in the latest rankings released Monday, highlighted by Michael Megafu who ranks No. 3 in double-doubles and the Lady Bears who lead Division III in field goal percentage defense.
February 18, 2014 McNamee, Moran and Raccuglia Named to HVIAC All-Conference Team Seniors Kelly McNamee and Megan Moran along with Taylor Raccuglia were anointed HVIAC All-Conference Team selections after leading the Lady Bears to a 4-2 league record and a spot in the season-ending conference tournament.
February 18, 2014 Men's Volleyball Gameday: Bears at Medgar Evers St. Joseph's (1-3) looks to snap a three-match losing streak as they play at borough rivals Medgar Evers College (0-4) on Wednesday, February 19th at 7 p.m.
February 18, 2014 Louison Crowned USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week Junior David Louison was named the USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's to a 3-0 mark and their first HVIAC Tournament title since the 2010 season.
February 18, 2014 Louison, Megafu and Maddox HVIAC All-Conference Selections; Cocozello Coach of the Year Juniors David Louison and Vernon Maddox along with sophomore Michael Megafu were named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team, while head coach Joseph Cocozello was tabbed Coach of the Year after leading St. Joseph's to an undefeated record in the regular season.
February 16, 2014 Women's Basketball Falls to New Rochelle in HVIAC Championship Game St. Joseph's suffered a 62-47 setback to The College of New Rochelle in the championship game of the HVIAC Tournament on Sunday afternoon at The CNR Wellness Center. The Lady Bears were paced by Megan Moran and Taylor Raccuglia who each scored 10 points.
February 16, 2014 Men's Basketball Crowned HVIAC Champs After Defeating Vaughn St. Joseph's earned their first HVIAC Tournament championship since 2010 with a 92-76 victory over Vaughn College on Sunday afternoon. The Bears were led by David Louison who recorded his 16th double-double and Michael Megafu who had 22 points.
February 15, 2014 Men's Basketball Secures Spot in HVIAC Championship Game With Win Over Albany Pharmacy St. Joseph's secured a 73-56 victory over the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in the semifinals of the HVIAC Tournament on Saturday afternoon. Both Michael Megafu and David Louison picked up double-doubles to lead the Bears.
February 15, 2014 Women's Basketball Knocks Off No. 1 Seed Berkeley to Reach HVIAC Title Game St. Joseph's defeated Berkeley College 73-59 in the semifinals of the HVIAC Tournament on Saturday night to clinch their sixth straight appearance in the championship game. Kelly McNamee led the way with a career-high 23 points, while Taylor Raccuglia and Samantha Retas each posted double-doubles.
February 14, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at HVIAC Tournament St. Joseph's (14-10) plays in the HVIAC Tournament looking to pick up their second consecutive tournament title. The Lady Bears will matchup with the No. 1 seed Berkeley College in the semifinals at 6 p.m. on Saturday, February 15th at The College of New Rochelle
February 12, 2014 Women's Basketball Concludes Regular Season With HVIAC Loss to New Rochelle Samantha Retas picked up her eighth double-double of the season but that would not be enough as the Lady Bears suffered a 55-52 setback to HVIAC foe The College of New Rochelle on Wednesday.
February 11, 2014 Moran Recognized as USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week Senior Megan Moran was named the USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a 1-1 record during the week.
February 11, 2014 Louison Tabbed AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month Junior David Louison was recognized as the AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of January after leading St. Joseph's in scoring during the month.
February 11, 2014 Megafu Awarded USCAA Player of the Week Sophomore Michael Megafu was named USCAA Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's in scoring during a 2-1 week for the Bears.
February 11, 2014 Ortiz Has Career Game on Senior Night as Men's Basketball Bests John Jay Senior David Ortiz scored a career- and game-high 22 points, Michael Megafu and David Louison each post double-doubles as Bears (16-9) hang on for 70-67 win in the final home basketball game at Brooklyn Technical High School.
February 10, 2014 Women's Basketball Celebrates Senior Night With Victory Over Mount Saint Vincent St. Joseph's received a combined 30 points from seniors Kelly McNamee and Megan Moran and held Mount Saint Vincent to only 21.8 percent shooting as they earned a 64-49 victory over the Dolphins on Senior Night.
February 10, 2014 Tonight's Men's Volleyball Home Opener vs. Fontbonne Cancelled Due to the inclement weather, the Bears Volleyball home opener against Fontbonne University scheduled for tonight has been cancelled.
February 8, 2014 Men's Basketball Completes Undefeated Season in HVIAC Play With Triumph at Culinary St. Joseph's (15-9, 7-0 HVIAC) overcame a slow start against the Culinary Institute of America (5-10, 1-5 HVIAC) to defeat the Steels 87-61 on Saturday afternoon, completing HVIAC play unbeaten for the first time since 2009-10. The Bears were led by Michael Megafu who recorded his 15th double-double of the season.
February 8, 2014 Men's Volleyball Drops Two Matches in Massachussetts The Bears hung tough in both matches, but were defeated against Regis College and Mount Ida College to bring their losing streak to three
February 7, 2014 Women's Basketball Rallies, But Falls Short to Briarcliffe The #6 Lady Bears used a 24-3 run to erase a 21-point second half deficit but couldn't overtake the #16 Bulldogs in a USCAA matchup of two ranked rivals. Kelly McNamee led four in double figures with 20 points.
February 6, 2014 2014 Baseball Schedule Preview The Bears will seek their third straight winning season and second straight post-season appearance with a tough 2014 campaign that begins in Florida in two weeks.
February 6, 2014 Men's Basketball Has Five-Game Winning Streak Halted by Staten Island St. Joseph's could not overcome 58.8 percent by Staten Island, falling 95-73 to the Dolphins on Thursday night, snapping their five-game winning streak. David Louison finished with his 13th double-double in a losing effort.
February 5, 2014 Women's Basketball at New Rochelle Scheduled for February 12th The Lady Bears game against HVIAC rival The College of New Rochelle originally scheduled for Monday, February 3rd at Brooklyn Technical High School will now be played on Wednesday, February 12th at 8 p.m. at the CNR Wellness Center.
February 5, 2014 Women's Basketball Wins Fourth Straight in Comeback Fashion at York St. Joseph's overcame an 11-point second-half deficit, defeating York College 57-50 for their fourth win in a row. Leading the Lady Bears was seniors Megan Moran and Kelly McNamee along with sophomore Brittany Cervino who each scored in double figures.
February 5, 2014 Men's Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets to York St. Joseph's suffered their first loss of the season, falling in straight sets, 3-0 (25-3, 25-9, 25-13) to York College on Wednesday night. The Bears were led by Taso Kostikas who had four kills and three digs, while Raul Urshela added three kills.
February 4, 2014 Men's Basketball Captures HVIAC Regular Season Title With Victory Over Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's captured their first HVIAC regular season title since the 2009-10 season as they defeated Sarah Lawrence College, 92-75, on Tuesday night. The Bears were led by Michael Megafu, Matt O'Neill and David Louison who all recorded double-doubles.
February 4, 2014 Urshela Receives HVIAC Men's Volleyball Player of the Week Junior Raul Urshela was named the HVIAC men's volleyball Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's in kills, en route to a straight-set win over Cooper Union in their season opener on Friday.
February 4, 2014 Louison Anointed AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Junior David Louison received the AD3I and HVIAC men's basketball Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's in scoring as the Bears went 4-0 during the week.
February 2, 2014 Women's Basketball vs. New Rochelle Postponed Due to Snow Due to the inclement weather that has forced the closing of the College today, tonight's HVIAC women's basketball vs. The College of New Rochelle has also been postponed. No make up date has been set at this time.
February 1, 2014 Men's Basketball Breezes Past Albany Pharmacy to Remain Unblemished in HVIAC Play Helped by the 11th double-double of the season by David Louison, St. Joseph's remained undefeated in league play and moved a season-high five games over .500 after defeating Albany Pharmacy, 71-53, on Alumni Day on Saturday.
February 1, 2014 Women's Basketball Cruises to Win Over HVIAC Rivals Albany Pharmacy Megan Moran scored 15 points to lead a balanced offense that saw nearly all five starters reach double figures as the Lady Bears never trailed and downed the Panthers, 67-48, to clinch a spot in the upcoming HVIAC Tournament.
January 31, 2014 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears vs. Albany Pharmacy St. Joseph's (12-8) takes on Albany Pharmacy (7-9) in a HVIAC matchup on Saturday, February 1st at 5 p.m. as part of Alumni Day, looking for their fourth win in a row.
January 31, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Albany Pharmacy St. Joseph's (11-8) hosts HVIAC rivals Albany Pharmacy (15-3) at Brooklyn Technical High School on Saturday, February 1st at 7:30 p.m. as part of Alumni Day, looking for third win in a row.
January 31, 2014 Men's Volleyball Sweeps Cooper Union in Season Opener Led by Raul Urshela's 17 kills and Iqbal Husain's 30 assists – both Bears' three-set match records – St. Joseph's (1-0) beat Cooper Union for the first time in program history with a straight-set, 3-0, triumph.
January 30, 2014 Men's Volleyball Kicks Off 2014 Season Friday The Bears are ready to start 2014 after finishing with a school-record seven wins and second place in the Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference last season
January 30, 2014 Record Night at Charity Stripe Leads to Men's Basketball Victory Over Vaughn St. Joseph's set a school record in free throws made and attempted and Michael Megafu and David Louison recorded double-doubles as the Bears earned a 97-82 win over Vaughn to remain undefeated in HVIAC play on Thursday night.
January 30, 2014 Women's Swimming Concludes Season With Triumph Over HVIAC Foe New Rochelle St. Joseph's defeated HVIAC foe New Rochelle, 102-98, on Wednesday night in a dual meet at the CNR Wellness Center. The Lady Bears were led by Morgan Summers who notched two individual victories.
January 29, 2014 Women's Basketball Overcomes 14-point Second-Half Deficit to Shock Yeshiva St. Joseph's overcame a 14-point second half deficit and Megan Moran had a career- and game-high 24 points as the Lady Bears emerged with an 87-78 victory over HVIAC foe Yeshiva University on Wednesday night.
January 28, 2014 Louison Repeats as AD3I Player of the Week Junior David Louison was named the AD3I Player of the Week for the second week in a row after leading St. Joseph's in scoring during the week.
January 28, 2014 Men's Basketball Thumps Pratt to Remain Unbeaten in HVIAC Play St. Joseph's had ten players record a made field goal, led by a game-high 18 points from Matt O'Neill, as the Bears won 70-25 in a HVIAC matchup at Pratt Institute on Tuesday night.
January 27, 2014 Trio Earns All-HVIAC Swimming Honors Sophomores Morgan Summers and Jillian O'Hara along with senior Haley Betancourt earned HVIAC All-Conference Team honors as announced yesterday at the HVIAC Invitational Championships.
January 27, 2014 Men's Basketball Topples Medgar Evers With Second-Half Run St. Joseph's shot a season-high 54.7 percent and used a 20-1 run in the second half to defeat Medgar Evers, 97-74, on Monday night at the Cougars Cave. David Louison and Michael Megafu each recorded double-doubles to lead the way.
January 27, 2014 Women's Basketball Takes Down Vaughn With Balanced Attack St. Joseph's had all nine players record a field goal and held Vaughn College to 18.3 percent shooting on their way to a 67-29 victory on Monday night. Jennifer Miller recorded her first career double-double and Samantha Retas had a game-high 11 points in only 14 minutes.
January 26, 2014 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears at Medgar Evers & Pratt St. Joseph's (9-8) looks to win back-to-back road games with wins against Medgar Evers College (2-16) on Monday, January 27th at 7 p.m. and Pratt Institute (4-6) on Tuesday, January 28th at 7:30 p.m.
January 26, 2014 Summers's Double Gold Leads Women's Swimming to HVIAC Invitational Runner-Up Morgan Summers collected the maximum four medals, including individual golds in the 200 IM and 100 Back. Tina Wong, Jillian O'Hara, Erin Collins and Jaclyn Montana earned two medals each.
January 25, 2014 Berkeley Squeaks By Women’s Basketball in Battle of HVIAC Unbeatens St. Joseph's trailed by as many as 13 points before rallying back to take the lead late in the game, but the deficit proved too much to overcome as the Lady Bears suffered a 57-54 loss to Berkeley College on Saturday in a battle of HVIAC unbeatens. Megan Moran scored a game-high 20 points for St. Joseph's.
January 24, 2014 York Pulls Away From Men's Basketball With Second Half Surge St. Joseph's (9-8) shot 50 percent in the second half, but still couldn't keep pace with the Cardinals (12-6) who won their ninth out of their last ten games and snapped the Bears two-game winning streak. David Louison led all scorers with a 28-point, 11-rebound double-double.
January 24, 2014 Women's Basketball vs. New Rochelle Scheduled for Feb. 3 The Lady Bears home game against HVIAC foes Blue Angels will be played on Monday, February 3rd at Brooklyn Technical HS starting at 7:30 p.m.
January 23, 2014 Women's Basketball Thwarts Valley Forge Christian With Strong Defensive Effort St. Joseph's had four players score in double figures and held Valley Forge to 20.0 percent shooting en route to a 61-44 victory over the Patriots on Thursday night. Taylor Raccuglia led the Lady Bears with 16 points while Kelly McNamee had 14 points.
January 23, 2014 Men's Basketball Fends Off Late Valley Forge Rally for Second Straight Win St. Joseph's defeated Valley Forge Christian College 82-76 on Thursday night for their second straight win. Michael Megafu led the way with his eighth straight double-double by way of 20 points and 12 rebounds.
January 21, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at Valley Forge Christian St. Joseph's (8-7) looks to bounce back from a pair of losses, traveling to Valley Forge Christian College (1-12) for a 6 p.m. tip-off.
January 21, 2014 Louison Dubbed AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Junior David Louison was named the AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a victory over borough rivals Brooklyn College, scoring his 1,000th career point in the process.
January 21, 2014 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears at Valley Forge Christian St. Joseph's (8-7) travels to Pennsylvania on Wednesday, January 22nd, taking on Valley Forge Christian College (9-5) at 8 p.m. looking to win their second game in a row.
January 20, 2014 Women's Basketball Sets Blocks Record in Loss to CCNY St. Joseph's set a new school record with 12 blocks and had four players score in double figures but the Lady Bears could not overcome a four-minute scoring drought as they suffered a 73-66 loss to CCNY on Monday night. Megan Moran scored a career-high 23 points while Samantha Retas set a new school record with 21 rebounds on her way to securing her sixth double-double of the year.
January 18, 2014 Men's Basketball vs. John Jay Rescheduled to February 11th The Bears (8-7) home game vs. John Jay scheduled for this Saturday has been rescheduled to Tuesday, February 11th at 7:30 p.m. and will now be the team's Senior Night.
January 17, 2014 Men's Volleyball Team Welcomes Additional Players for 2014 Campaign All men interested in playing on the 2014 Bears Volleyball team should contact Head Coach Kristin Wulff at kwulff@sjcbears.com
January 17, 2014 Women's Swimming Falls to Sarah Lawrence on Senior Night The Lady Bears (2-6, 0-1 HVIAC) came up short in their 2013-14 home finale dropping a 52-41 decision to Sarah Lawrence (7-1, 2-0 HVIAC). Morgan Summers collected the lone event win for St. Joseph's in the 100-yard backstroke.
January 15, 2014 Rebuilding Homes Builds Character for Baseball Team In December, the Bears baseball team volunteered to help restore homes severely damaged in the Rockaways by Superstorm Sandy
January 14, 2014 AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month Honor Bestowed Upon McNamee Senior Kelly McNamee was honored as the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of December after leading the Lady Bears in scoring and to a 4-1 record.
January 14, 2014 Megafu Crowned AD3I Player of the Week Sophomore Michael Megafu was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's with his sixth straight double-double against Vassar College on Tuesday.
January 13, 2014 Louison Scores 1000th Point, Megafu Records 7th Straight Double-Double as Men's Basketball Tops Brooklyn David Louison and Michael Megafu each recorded 30-point double-doubles as the Bears (8-7) defeated the Bulldogs (3-10) for the first time since 2006. Louison reached the 1000-point scoring mark in 71 games, while Megafu extended his double-double streak to seven games.
January 13, 2014 Women's Basketball Falls to Borough Rivals Brooklyn College Suffering First Home Loss Megan Moran scored 13 points with six rebounds, but the Lady Bears (8-6) saw their nine-game home winning streak snapped in a low-scoring, 47-35 affair against borough rivals Brooklyn College.
January 12, 2014 Baseball Tryouts To Be Held on Friday, January 17th Head coach Scott Losche and associate head coach Jerry Sidman have announced that a one-day winter tryout will be held on Friday, January 17th in the Tuohy Gym starting at 7 p.m. All new and returning players must attend.
January 9, 2014 Louison Adds D3Hoops.com Team of the Week Honors to HVIAC Accolade Junior David Louison became the first Bear to receive D3Hoops.com Team of the Week honors averaging 24.5 points and 9.5 rebounds in games against CCNY and Drew last week. Louison was named Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week earlier this week.
January 8, 2014 Men's and Women's Basketball Among NCAA Leaders in Latest Rankings The St. Joseph's men's and women's basketball teams are among the NCAA leaders in several statistical categories in the latest rankings released earlier this week, highlighted by Michael Megafu who ranks No. 2 in double-doubles and the Lady Bears who stand at No. 3 in field goal percentage defense.
January 7, 2014 Four Named to List of Division III Baseball Players to Watch in 2014 Seniors Joe Mendez and Mike Cundari along with junior Thomas McKenna and sophomore Rosario DiLorenzo were named to the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper list of NCAA Division III Players to Watch for in 2014 as chosen by Division III coaches.
January 7, 2014 Home Women's Basketball Game vs. New Rochelle Postponed The HVIAC contest between the Lady Bears (8-5, 1-0 HVIAC) and the Blue Angels (7-4, 0-1) scheduled for Thursday at Brooklyn Technical High School has been postponed. No makeup date has been set at this time.
January 7, 2014 Raccuglia Announced As USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week Junior Taylor Raccuglia was announced as the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a pivotal home win over perennial Skyline Conference power Mount Saint Mary.
January 7, 2014 Louison Declared HVIAC Player of the Week Junior David Louison was named HVIAC Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's in scoring, recording a season-high 30 points against Drew University on Saturday.
January 7, 2014 Men's Basketball Comeback Bid Comes Up Short At Vassar St. Joseph's suffered a 69-60 defeat to Vassar College on Tuesday night. The Bears trailed by as many as 20 points in the second half before cutting the lead to two late in the contest but the deficit proved too much to overcome. Sophomore Michael Megafu and junior David Louison each notched a double-double to lead the St. Joseph's attack.
January 4, 2014 Drew Stuns Men's Basketball Snapping Four-Game Streak Four Bears scored in double figures led by a 30-point effort from David Louison and a double-double from Michael Megafu, but Drew (6-5) overcame a 12-point deficit with 4:52 remaining snapped the Bears (7-6) four-game winning streak and handed them their first home loss of the season.
January 4, 2014 Women's Basketball Downs Mount Saint Mary Kelly McNamee scored 18 points to lead four in double figures and Taylor Raccuglia and Samantha Retas each recorded double-doubles as the Lady Bears (8-5) snapped a two-game skid with a 70-60 decision over Mount Saint Mary (0-9).
January 1, 2014 Late Wisconsin-Stout Surge Downs Women's Basketball in Colorado Finale Four Lady Bears scored in double figures led by Kelly McNamee's and Erica Eddy's 13 points and St. Joseph's (7-5) overcame an 11-point deficit, but couldn't hold off Wisconsin-Stout (5-7) who used a 9-0 run in the final minutes to upend the Lady Bears.
December 31, 2013 Louison Named AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Junior David Louison was named AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a victory over HVIAC rivals Berkeley College at the Barclays Center.
December 31, 2013 Women's Basketball Begins Colorado Trip With Loss to Northwestern St. Joseph's suffered a 70-46 setback to Northwestern (Minn.) on Tuesday afternoon in game one of the New Year's Ball at Colorado College. Leading the Lady Bears offense was Taylor Raccuglia and Kelly McNamee who each scored 11 points.
December 30, 2013 Men's Basketball Ekes Out Overtime Win Over CCNY St. Joseph's earned an 87-84 overtime win over CCNY on Monday evening to close out 2013 on a four-game winning streak. The Bears were led by Michael Megafu and David Louison who each recorded a double-double.
December 30, 2013 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears at CCNY St. Joseph's (6-5) looks to conclude 2013 on a four-game winning streak as they travel to CCNY (2-4) for a 5 p.m. tip-off.
December 30, 2013 "Currents News": St. Joseph's Brooklyn Sweeps East vs. West Aired on December 23, 2013 on the "Currents" weekly news show on NET-TV , Jim Mancari reports on the Bears and Lady Bears sweep of sibling rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.)
December 30, 2013 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at Colorado College New Year's Ball Winners of seven of their last eight, the Lady Bears (7-4) take a four-game winning streak to Colorado Springs to close out 2013 and ring in 2014. Both Lady Bears games vs. Northwestern (Minn.) (6-3) and Wisconsin-Stout (3-7) can be viewed online.
December 27, 2013 Men's Basketball Moves Above .500 Downing Berkeley at the Barclays David Louison scored 29 points – 18 in the 1st half – and Michael Megafu recorded his sixth double-double of the season with 18 points and game-high 10 rebounds as the Bears (6-5) played their first game at the Barclays Center and extended their winning streak to three.
December 24, 2013 Megafu and Escobedo Rack Up Awards From AD3I and HVIAC Sophomore Michael Megafu was named the AD3I and HVIAC men's basketball Player of the Week while freshman teammate Francisco Escobedo was named HVIAC Rookie of the Week after the duo helped lead the Bears to a victory over archrivals St. Joseph's (L.I.).
December 24, 2013 Sacerio and O'Hara Sweep HVIAC Weekly Accolades Junior Rebecca Sacerio and sophomore Jillian O'Hara were named the HVIAC women's swimming Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively, after leading the Lady Bears to their first ever triumph over sibling rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.).
December 24, 2013 Raccuglia Anointed AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Junior Taylor Raccuglia received AD3I and HVIAC women's basketball Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a victory over sibling rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) on Saturday.
December 21, 2013 Men's Basketball Clinches Sweep of Rival Golden Eagles In Thriller Michael Megafu recorded his fifth double-double of the season with 27 points and 10 rebounds leading the Bears to their second straight victory over St. Joseph's (Long Island), 80-77.
December 21, 2013 Women's Basketball Uses Defense to Withstand Rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) Helped by a pair of double-doubles from juniors Taylor Raccuglia and Samantha Retas, St. Joseph's defeated sibling rival St. Joseph's (L.I.) 54-40 on Saturday afternoon.
December 21, 2013 Women's Swimming Escapes With Win Over Rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) St. Joseph's defeated sibling rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.), 52-43, on Saturday for their first ever win against the Golden Eagles in the East vs. West showdown. The Lady Bears clinched the win with a triumph by Morgan Summers, Erin Collins, Jaclyn Montana and Rebecca Sacerio in the 200-yard freestyle relay.
December 20, 2013 East vs. West Gameday - Bears vs. Golden Eagles The Brooklyn and Long Island campuses of St. Joseph's clash in the annual East vs. West rivalry, the 2013 edition taking place on Saturday, December 22 at Brooklyn Technical High School starting at 3 pm.
December 17, 2013 McNamee Named to Inaugural AD3I All-Independent Women's Tennis Team Senior Kelly McNamee was named to the inaugural AD3I women's tennis All-Independent Team after helping lead St. Joseph's to a third place finish in the HVIAC Championships, their highest finish since 2009.
December 17, 2013 Megafu Secures AD3I Male Student-Athlete of the Month Accolade Sophomore Michael Megafu was named AD3I Male Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of November after leading St. Joseph's in points and rebounding, scoring in double figures in all five games for the Bears.
December 17, 2013 Louison Receives AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week Honors Junior David Louison was named the AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week after recording his fourth double-double of the year helping lead St. Joseph's to a 79-54 victory over NYU-Poly.
December 11, 2013 Women's Basketball Mentioned in D3Hoops "Around the Region" Winners of six of their last seven, the Lady Bears (6-3) have received recognition in the latest D3Hoops regular column updating who's hot around the Atlantic/Mid-Atlantic Region.
December 10, 2013 Men's Basketball Cruises to Home Win Over NYU-Poly Matt O'Neill's 18 points paced four Bears in double figures to lead the Bears (4-5) to a 79-54 win over NYU-Poly at home. David Louison and Michael Megafu each recorded their fourth double-doubles of the season.
December 10, 2013 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears vs. NYU-Poly St. Joseph's (3-5) looks to bounce back from a 69-57 loss to Hunter College facing fellow Brooklyn school NYU-Poly (2-5) on Tuesday at Brooklyn Technical High School with tip-off set for 7:30 p.m.
December 7, 2013 McNamee's Career-Best Leads Women's Basketball Past Old Westbury in Overtime Kelly McNamee scored a career-high 22 points and Samantha Retas added a 15-point, 15-rebound double double as the Lady Bears (6-3) won their third straight, outlasting Old Westbury on the road in overtime, 77-75.
December 6, 2013 Men's Basketball Stymied by Hot-Shooting Hunter St. Joseph's dropped a 69-57 decision to Hunter College on Friday night as the Hawks celebrated homecoming. The Bears were led by David Louison who notched his third double-double of the year and Vernon Maddox and Matt O'Neill who each chipped in 13 points apiece.
December 6, 2013 Men's Basketball Home Game vs. NYU-Poly Rescheduled to Tuesday 12/10 The home game vs. NYU-Poly, originally scheduled for Monday, December 9th, has been rescheduled to Tuesday, December 10th at 7:30 p.m. at Brooklyn Technical High School.
December 6, 2013 Women's Swimming Downed by Brooklyn College in Home Opener Erin Collins (50 free) and Tina Wong (500 free) captured individual wins, but the Lady Bears (1-5) dropped a 59-36 decision to borough rivals Brooklyn College.
December 4, 2013 Ticket Information for Men's Basketball at Barclays Center A limited amount of tickets are available for purchase on a first-come, first-served basis for the Friday, December 27th game vs. HVIAC rivals Berkeley College played as a day-night doubleheader followed by the Brooklyn Nets vs. Milwaukee Bucks.
December 3, 2013 Moran Dubbed USCAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week Senior Megan Moran was named USCAA women's basketball Player of the Week after recording her first double-double of the season in helping lead St. Joseph's to a win over USCAA foe The Apprentice School.
December 3, 2013 King's Bounced From Men Basketball's Block Party in Home Opener St. Joseph's set a school record with nine rejections on their way to a convincing 90-39 victory over The King's College on Tuesday night at Brooklyn Technical High School in their HVIAC and home openers. The Bears were paced by four players in double figures led by junior Vernon Maddox who had a game-high 15 points.
December 3, 2013 Megafu Collects HVIAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week Honors Sophomore Michael Megafu was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) men's basketball Player of the Week after leading the St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's basketball team in scoring and rebounding during the week.
December 3, 2013 Women's Basketball Topples King's With Balanced Attack in HVIAC Opener St. Joseph's opened HVIAC play with a 65-33 triumph over The King's College in their home opener at Brooklyn Technical High School Tuesday night. All 11 Lady Bears recorded a field goal while shooting a season-best 58.5 percent from the floor.
December 3, 2013 Women's Swimming Swept at Old Westbury Double Dual The Lady Bears (1-4) suffered a 62-32 setback to Old Westbury and a 55-43 setback to New Rochelle on Tuesday night. Tina Wong and Morgan Summers took home the lone event wins for St. Joseph's in the distance events.
December 2, 2013 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears vs. King's St. Joseph's opens their 2013-14 home and HVIAC slates with a 9 p.m. matchup against The King's College at Brooklyn Technical High School looking to bounce back from a pair of losses to 2013 USCAA Tournament qualifiers Southern Virginia University and The Apprentice School over the weekend.
December 2, 2013 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. King's St. Joseph's opens up their 2013-14 home and HVIAC schedules with a 7 p.m. tip-off against The King's College at Brooklyn Technical High School looking to move a season-high two games over .500.
December 1, 2013 Men's Basketball Falls to Apprentice Second Half Rally David Louison and Michael Megafu each recorded double-doubles but the Bears (2-4) couldn't hold off a surging Apprentice who staged a second-half rally to erase a Bears nine-point lead and take a 62-56 victory.
December 1, 2013 Hot-Shooting Women's Basketball Sinks Apprentice Seniors Kelly McNamee and Megan Moran each scored a game-high 17 points each to lead four players in double figures as St. Joseph's (4-3) moved back above .500 and defeated USCAA rivals Apprentice (4-1) for the second straight season.
November 30, 2013 Women's Basketball Comeback Bid to Southern Virginia Falls Short in Overtime Kelly McNamee scored all 18 of her game-high points in the second half sparking a second half comeback and Taylor Raccuglia posted a 12-point, 16-rebound double-double, but fell to USCAA foes Southern Virginia in overtime to open their Virginia swing.
November 30, 2013 Men's Basketball Sets Team Block Record in Loss to Southern Virginia Michael Megafu had 18 points, seven rebounds and four blocks leading three Bears in double figures and helping the Bears set a team single-game blocks record, but St. Josephs (2-3) fell to Southern Virginia, 69-54, to open their southern weekend swing.
November 29, 2013 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at Southern Virginia & Apprentice The Lady Bears (3-2) head south to Viriginia for a pair of USCAA matchups against Southern Virginia on Saturday and Apprentice on Sunday.
November 29, 2013 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears at Southern Virginia & Apprentice The Bears (2-2) head south to Virginia for a pair of matchups against fellow 2013 USCAA National Championship qualifiers in Southern Virginia University and The Apprentice School.
November 29, 2013 Time Change for Tuesday's Hoops Home Opener vs. King's The HVIAC basketball doubleheader vs. The King's College at Brooklyn Technical High School will now start at 7 p.m. with the Lady Bears meeting the Lady Lions followed by the Bears vs. the Lions at 9 p.m.
November 26, 2013 Urshela and O'Neill Named First Team All-Independent as Five Honored by AD3I Raul Urshela and Matthew O’Neill were awarded Association of Division III Independents All-Independent First Team honors; Giuseppe Porretto was named Rookie of the Year and was a Second Team selection along with Adam Comollo and Michael Miner.
November 26, 2013 Five Harriers Earn USCAA National All-Academic Cross Country Team Honors Paul Milazzo, Joe Mendez and John Moore from men's cross country and Kristin D'Chiutiis and Lauren Conter from women's cross country were named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team.
November 26, 2013 McNamee Named AD3I Women's Basketball Player of the Week Senior Kelly McNamee was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) women's basketball Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a 3-0 record during the week averaging a team-high 15.7 points per game.
November 26, 2013 Fahy Named Offensive Player of the Year, Headlining Three Lady Bears on AD3I All-Independent Women’s Soccer Teams Sophomore Shannon Fahy was named the Association of Division III Independents Offensive Player of the Year and First Team All-Independent. Also named to the First Team was Pamela Chernyakhovsky while Daniela Semilia was a Second Team honoree.
November 26, 2013 Megafu Receives USCAA and AD3I Men's Basketball Player of the Week Awards Sophomore Michael Megafu was tabbed the United States Collegiate Athletic Association and Association of Division III Independents men's basketball Player of the Week after averaging a double-double in helping lead St. Joseph's to a 1-1 mark at the University of Dallas Classic.
November 24, 2013 McNamee Named MVP as Women's Basketball Captures Cedar Crest Tournament Title St. Joseph's (3-2) won their third straight game defeating NYU-Poly, 55-43, to win the Cedar Crest College Tournament. Senior Kelly McNamee was named Tournament MVP and senior Megan Moran was named to the All-Tournament Team.
November 23, 2013 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at Cedar Crest Tournament The Lady Bears (1-2) head to Allentown, Pa. to compete in the Cedar Crest College Tournament facing Bronx rivals Lehman (1-0) in the opening round.
November 23, 2013 Women's Swimming Splits Double Dual With Cedar Crest and Cazenovia St. Joseph's earned a split in their double-dual meet on Saturday against Cedar Crest and Cazenovia. The Lady Bears defeated the host Falcons, 55-37, while falling to the Wildcats 51-44. Morgan Summers and Jaclyn Montana led the way for St. Joseph's recording a pair of individual wins.
November 23, 2013 Men's Basketball Concludes Texas Trip With Triumph Over Austin St. Joseph's defeated Austin College, 73-70, in their final game at the University of Dallas Classic on Saturday afternoon. The Bears were led by junior David Louison who had a team-high 21 points to go along with seven rebounds.
November 22, 2013 Men's Basketball Drop Nail-biter to Dallas to Open Texas Swing Michael Megafu posted his second straight double-double (18 pts, 13 reb) and Vernon Maddox added 13 points, but a game-tying three-point attempt from Ian Duff at the buzzer wouldn't fall and the Bears (1-2) fell 55-52 to the University of Dallas.
November 22, 2013 Three Land on AD3I All-Independent Cross Country Teams Thomas Rushin, Paul Milazzo, Kelly McNamee each received Association of Division III Independents Cross Country All-Independent Second Team honors.
November 21, 2013 GaNun Leads Five Receiving AD3I Women's Volleyball All-Independent Honors Lauren GaNun receives All-AD3I First Team honors for the second straight year, while Sabrina Cornia, Jennifer Moncino, Anna Carbone were placed on the Second Team and Megan Moran received honorable mention.
November 21, 2013 Men's Basketball Gameday: Bears at University of Dallas Classic The Bears (1-1) make their first trip ever to the lone star state facing the University of Dallas (1-1) and Austin College (1-0) in the University of Dallas Classic on Friday and Saturday.
November 20, 2013 Women's Basketball Tames Cougars for First Win of Season Reigning USCAA Player of the Week Samantha Retas (18 pts, 17 reb) led three Lady Bears in double figures as St. Joseph's (1-2) cruised to a 72-49 victory over Medgar Evers (1-1)
November 19, 2013 Retas Tabbed USCAA Women's Basketball Player of the Week Junior Samantha Retas was named USCAA women's basketball Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's in scoring and rebounding during the week.
November 16, 2013 Men's Basketball Notches First Win of Season Defeating Centenary at CMSV Tip-Off David Louison (19 pts, 12 reb) and Michael Megafu (11 pts, 10 reb) each recorded their first double-doubles of the season powering the Bears to a 64-49 victory for third place at the College of Mount Saint Vincent Tip-Off Tournament.
November 16, 2013 Women's Basketball Tripped Up by Staten Island Despite a 20-point, 17-rebound double-double from Samantha Retas, the Lady Bears dropped their second straight to open the season, falling to Staten Island, 75-62.
November 15, 2013 Women's Basketball Falls to NYU in Season Opener Sophomore Erica Eddy had eight points in her Lady Bear debut and Kristin D'Chiutiis added seven points, but host NYU overpowered St. Joseph's in the season opener for the second straight season with a 76-34 victory.
November 15, 2013 Men's Basketball Suffers Loss in Final Seconds to Trinity (Conn.) in Season Opener St. Joseph's dropped a 63-62 decision to Trinity College (Conn.) on a layup with eight seconds left in their 2013-14 season opener on Friday. The Bears were led by David Louison who had a game-high 17 points while Michael Megafu and Ian Duff each chipped in 12 points.
November 13, 2013 Urshela Awarded AD3I Male Student-Athlete of the Month Junior Raul Urshela was awarded the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Male Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of October after leading the men's soccer team in scoring with six goals during the month.
November 13, 2013 GaNun Tabbed AD3I Female Student-Athlete of the Month Sophomore Lauren GaNun was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Female Student-Athlete of the Month for the Month of October after helping lead the women's volleyball team to a 10-4 record during the month.
November 11, 2013 Comollo Earns All-HVIAC Men's Soccer Honors Senior Adam Comollo was named to the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Soccer All-Conference Team
November 11, 2013 Fahy and Chernyakhovsky Named to All-HVIAC Women's Soccer Team Sophomores Shannon Fahy and Pamela Chernyakhovsky were named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after helping lead the Lady Bears to a spot in the HVIAC Tournament
November 8, 2013 O'Hara Sets Two School Records, But Women's Swimming Falls to Lehman Freshman Jillian O'Hara lowered the record in the 100-yard breaststroke and 100-yard butterfly, but the Lady Bears (0-1) fell to the Lightning, 122-85, on the road on Friday.
November 6, 2013 St. Joseph's Sends Three to NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum Softball senior outfielder Christina Quintana, men's basketball sophomore forward Michael Megafu and sports information intern Kyle Goodhart will represent St. Joseph's at the NCAA forum in Providence, R.I. from November 7-10.
November 5, 2013 Four Lady Bears Awarded USCAA All-Academic Team Accolades Maria Randazzo, Melissa Maloy, Lauren Kelly and LauraLynne Duffy were named to the USCAA women's soccer All-Academic Team after achieving success in both the classroom and on the field.
November 5, 2013 Three Bears Named to USCAA National All-Academic Team Juniors Raul Urshela and Marco Fuentes along with sophomore Nolan Parr were named to the men's soccer USCAA National All-Academic Team in recognition of their outstanding performances in the classroom and in the field of play.
November 5, 2013 GaNun Receives USCAA All-American Honorable Mention; Four Earn All-Academic Team Honors Lauren GaNun receives All-American honorable mention for the second straight season. Megan Moran, Jennifer Moncino, Anna Carbone and Cassandra Nasta earned USCAA National All-Academic Team honors after performing well in the classroom and in their field of play.
November 3, 2013 Men's Soccer Ends 2013 Season With Loss to Yeshiva St. Joseph's dropped a 6-0 decision to Yeshiva on Sunday night in their 2013 season finale. Junior goalkeeper Michael Miner made 18 saves in a losing effort.
November 2, 2013 Women's Swimming Opens Season at SLC Sprint Carnival Morgan Summers paced the Lady Bears to a fifth place finish at the Sarah Lawrence Sprint Carnival, taking second in the 100-yard backstroke and leading the 200-yard medley relay to fourth place and 200-yard freestyle relay to third place.
November 1, 2013 Women's Soccer Concludes 2013 Campaign With Triumph Over NYU-Poly St. Joseph's notched a 3-2 victory over NYU-Poly on Friday night in their 2013 season finale. The Lady Bears were led by Pamela Chernyakhovsky who notched two goals while Shannon Fahy tacked on the game-winning goal in the 65th minute.
October 30, 2013 Fahy Breaks Goal and Point Marks as Women's Soccer Defeats John Jay Shannon Fahy set a new school record with her 13th goal of the season and now holds the record for most points in a season with 32 after St. Joseph's defeated John Jay 2-0 on Wednesday night to conclude their 2013 home slate.
October 29, 2013 Fahy Earns AD3I Player of the Week Honors for Third Time Shannon Fahy was named the AD3I women's soccer Player of the Week for the third time this season after scoring a career-high four goals in leading St. Joseph's to a 5-1 win over Berkeley that clinched a spot in the HVIAC Tournament.
October 29, 2013 Men's Soccer Concludes 2013 Home Slate With Win Over Medgar Evers St. Joseph's defeated Medgar Evers 3-2 in their final home game of the 2013 season on Tuesday. The Bears were led by Raul Urshela who notched two goals including the game-winner with less than six minutes left in the game.
October 29, 2013 Milazzo and McNamee Receive All-HVIAC Cross Country Honors Seniors Paul Milazzo and Kelly McNamee have been named to the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's and Women's Cross Country All-Conference Teams recognizing their outstanding performances throughout the season.
October 28, 2013 Trio Earns All-HVIAC Volleyball Honors, O'Neill Named Coach of the Year Lauren GaNun, Megan Moran and Jennifer Moncino were named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after leading the Lady Bears to an undefeated record in regular season league play with an appearance in the HVIAC Tournament championship. Head coach Kathleen O'Neill was recognized as Coach of the Year.
October 28, 2013 Men's and Women's Soccer Home Finales This Week to be Played at Aviator The Bears and Lady Bears final home soccer games of the week will both be held at the Aviator Sports Complex starting at 6 p.m.
October 28, 2013 Kelly McNamee Named to 2013 All-HVIAC Women's Tennis Team Senior Kelly McNamee was named to the All-Conference Team for the second time in her career in recognition for her outstanding play this season.
October 27, 2013 Women's Soccer Suffers Setback to Albany Pharmacy in HVIAC Semifinals St. Joseph's concluded HVIAC play with a 9-0 setback to USCAA National Tournament qualifier Albany Pharmacy in the HVIAC Tournament semifinals on Sunday. Christina Abbate recorded two shots in the loss.
October 27, 2013 Women's Volleyball Falls to New Rochelle in HVIAC Championship St. Joseph's defeated Pratt 3-0 in the semifinals of the HVIAC Tournament before falling 3-1 in an exciting match against hosts New Rochelle in the championship game. The Lady Bears were led by Lauren GaNun who combined for 31 kills and Megan Moran who had 29 kills between the two matches.
October 26, 2013 McNamee and Rossi Lead Women's Tennis to 3rd Place at HVIAC Championships The Lady Bears concluded their 2013 campaign with their highest finish at the season-ended conference championships since 2009. McNamee and Rossi each secured singles wins and paired up for a doubles victory.
October 25, 2013 Women's Volleyball Poised for Strong Run at HVIAC Title The Lady Bears (13-7, 7-0) heads to New Rochelle as the regular season champions and top seed in the HVIAC Tournament looking for their first title since 2008. St. Joseph's opens with a semifinal matchup against Clinton Hill rival Pratt Institute at 2 p.m.
October 24, 2013 Men's Soccer Suffers Defeat to USCAA Tournament Qualifier Washington Adventist St. Joseph's suffered an 11-1 setback to USCAA Tournament qualifier Washington Adventist on Thursday. Giuseppe Porretto recorded the Bears lone goal of the contest.
October 23, 2013 Barclays Center Game, Dallas Trip Highlight 2013-14 Men's Basketball Schedule A game at the Barclays Center and trips to Dallas and Virginia and 12 home games highlight the 2013-14 men's basketball schedule released today by head coach Joseph Cocozello.
October 23, 2013 Men's & Women's Soccer vs. Washington Adventist Updates The men's soccer game vs. Washington Adventist University will take place at Fairland Recreational Park in Fairland, Md. with a 4 p.m. kickoff. The women's soccer game vs. the Shock has been canceled and will not be rescheduled.
October 23, 2013 Mile High Expectations as 2013-14 Women's Basketball Schedule Announced The Lady Bears will travel to Colorado on New Year's Eve and have 10 home games as part of the 2013-14 women's basketball schedule released today by head coach Frank P. Carbone.
October 23, 2013 Women's Volleyball Picks Up Win Over Brooklyn in Regular Season Finale St. Joseph's notched a 3-1 victory over borough rival Brooklyn College on Wednesday night to conclude their 2013 regular season on a season-high four-match winning streak. Lauren GaNun and Megan Moran both set new career highs in kills
October 22, 2013 Pierre Takes Home AD3I Player of the Week Honors Sophomore Tathiana Pierre was named the Association of Division III Independents women's tennis Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to their first two wins of the sesaon finishing with four wins on the week.
October 22, 2013 Berkeley Slays Men's Soccer in HVIAC Finale The Bears (2-9, 2-5 HVIAC) had little answers for the top-seeded team and USCAA National Championship qualifier, falling 6-0 to Berkeley on Tuesday night.
October 22, 2013 Women's Volleyball Completes Perfect Season in HVIAC Play With Sweep of Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's defeated HVIAC foe Sarah Lawrence, 3-0 (25-8, 25-6, 25-5) to finish HVIAC regular season play undefeated while also celebrating senior night on Tuesday night. The Lady Bears were led by senior Megan Moran who had a match-high 13 kills while fellow senior Sabrina Cornia had 25 assists and served a career-high nine aces.
October 22, 2013 Urshela Tabbed AD3I Player of the Week Junior Raul Urshela was named the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's with three goals on the week including both goals in the Bears win over Webb.
October 22, 2013 Women's Soccer Clinches HVIAC Tournament Berth With Win Over Berkeley St. Joseph's defeated Berkeley 5-1 in a HVIAC matchup with the Lady Bears clinching the fourth spot in this weekend's HVIAC Tournament with the win. Shannon Fahy led the way with her career-high four goals while Pamela Chernyakhovsky added two assists.
October 22, 2013 GaNun Sweeps Player of the Week Accolades Sophomore Lauren GaNun was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association, Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to their second straight conference title with wins over Yeshiva and Culinary.
October 20, 2013 Cross Country Posts Personal Bests at HVIAC Championships Several SJC harriers set career best times at the 2013 Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships. Seniors Paul Milazzo and Kelly McNamee paced the Bears and Lady Bears to 6th and 7th place team finishes, respectively.
October 20, 2013 Women's Tennis Concludes Regular Season With Sweep of HVIAC foe Vaughn St. Joseph's recorded a 9-0 win against HVIAC foe Vaughn on Sunday afternoon. Tathiana Pierre and Samantha Rossi each posted shutouts in singles play for the Lady Bears.
October 20, 2013 Women's Volleyball Sweeps Tri-Match to Capture HVIAC Regular Season Title St. Joseph's defeated Yeshiva, 3-0, before earning a, 3-2, victory over Culinary to clinch their second regular season conference title in a row on Sunday afternoon. The Lady Bears were led by Lauren GaNun who had a combined 36 kills between the two matches and Megan Moran who recorded 27 kills on the day.
October 19, 2013 Golden Eagles Soar Past Women's Soccer in Sibling Rivalry St. Joseph's (L.I.) used a 29-3 shot advantage to notch a 5-0 win over St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) on Saturday at the SJC Outdoor Complex. Nicole Farinella made 12 saves in defeat.
October 19, 2013 Men's Soccer Notches Win Against HVIAC Foe Webb St. Joseph's defeated HVIAC foe Webb Institute, 2-1, on Saturday evening. The Bears were led by Raul Urshela who tallied both goals while Michael Miner picked up the win in goal recording seven saves.
October 18, 2013 Women's Volleyball Falls in Four Sets to York St. Joseph's suffered a 3-1 setback to CUNYAC foe York College on Friday night. The Lady Bears were led by the duo of Megan Moran and Lauren GaNun who combined for 28 of the team's 34 kills.
October 18, 2013 Women's Tennis Overpowered By Regular Season Champion Pratt The Lady Bears (1-8, 0-3 HVIAC) suffered a 9-0 defeat to Pratt Institute, who clinched their third straight regular season league title, on Friday evening at the USTA National Tennis Center.
October 18, 2013 Women's Volleyball Schedule Change; Upcoming Game Preview The non-conference game vs. York College on Friday, October 18th originally scheduled as at Brooklyn Technical H.S. will now be played at the York College Health and Physical Education Building starting at 7:30 p.m.
October 17, 2013 Women's Volleyball Has Three-Match Winning Streak Halted by Lehman St. Joseph's fell 3-1 (20-25, 25-21, 25-20, 27-25) in a tightly contest match on Thursday against non-conference foe Lehman College. The Lady Bears were led by Lauren GaNun who recorded her fifth double-double of the year with her team-high 18 kills and 13 digs.
October 17, 2013 Location Change for Men's Soccer vs. Webb The Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game between the Bears (1-8, 1-4 HVIAC) and Webb (0-7, 0-6 HVIAC) scheduled for Saturday, October 19th will now be played at Webb Institute starting at 4:30 p.m.
October 16, 2013 Pierre and LoBosco Win Deciding Point in Women's Tennis First Victory of Season Over CCNY Tathiana Pierre and Victoria LoBosco teamed up to win the deciding point in St. Joseph's thrilling 5-4 victory over CCNY on Wednesday for their first win of the season.
October 16, 2013 Women's Soccer Spoil Brooklyn College Shutout Streak in Defeat Sophomore Pamela Chernyakhovsky netted her second goal of the season on a direct free kick, but the Lady Bears (2-9) couldn't avenge a loss earlier in the season to borough rivals Brooklyn College (10-1) on Wednesday evening.
October 15, 2013 Men's Soccer Falls to Vaughn in HVIAC Matchup St. Joseph's dropped a 7-2 decision to Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) foe Vaughn College on Tuesday afternoon. Raul Urshela and Kyle Johnson recorded the lone goals for the Bears.
October 15, 2013 GaNun Earns HVIAC and USCAA Women's Volleyball Player of the Week Honors Lauren GaNun earned Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's volleyball Player of the Week honors after helping lead St. Joseph's to two key wins over HVIAC foes New Rochelle and Medgar Evers.
October 15, 2013 Fahy Earns Weekly Accolades From Both AD3I and HVIAC Shannon Fahy has been named the Association of Division III Independents women's soccer Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's soccer Rookie of the Week after recording her second hat trick of the year in St. Joseph's win over Yeshiva.
October 15, 2013 Kostikas Named HVIAC Men's Cross Country Rookie of the Week Taso Kostikas has been named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) men's cross country Rookie of the Week after helping St. Joseph's secure a season-best 8th place team finish at the CSI Invitational.
October 15, 2013 Women's Soccer vs. Brooklyn Location Change; NYU-Poly Added to Schedule Wednesday's women's soccer game vs. Brooklyn College will now be played at BC Field with a 4 p.m. kickoff. The Lady Bears will also play NYU-Poly in a non-conference road tilt on November 11th.
October 14, 2013 McNamee and Rossi Earn Doubles Win in Women's Tennis HVIAC Loss to Sarah Lawrence Kelly McNamee and Samantha Rossi won at No. 2 doubles earning the lone point for St. Joseph's during an 8-1 defeat to HVIAC foe Sarah Lawrence on Monday night.
October 12, 2013 Men's Soccer Suffers HVIAC Setback to Culinary St. Joseph's fell 6-0 in a Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) matchup versus Culinary on Saturday. The Bears were led by freshman Giuseppe Porretto who had a team-high three shots on goal.
October 12, 2013 Men's and Women's Cross Country Have Season Best Finishes at CSI Invitational Paul Milazzo finished 9th overall to lead the Bears to a season-best 8th place team finish while Kelly McNamee led Lady Bears to a 7th place team finish with her 14th place finish on Saturday at the CSI Invitational
October 10, 2013 Women's Volleyball Moves Into Tie of First in HVIAC With Sweep of Medgar Evers Lauren GaNun pounded a match-high 12 kills as the Lady Bears (9-5, 4-0 HVIAC) won their third straight match and remained perfect in Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with a 3-0 win over Brooklyn foes Medgar Evers.
October 10, 2013 Location Set for HVIAC Men's Soccer Match vs. Culinary Saturday's Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's soccer match between the Bears (1-6, 1-2 HVIAC) and Culinary (6-3, 3-1 HVIAC) will be played at Bushwick Inlet Park in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, starting at 4 p.m.
October 9, 2013 Women's Tennis Schedule Changes Please take note of the following changes to the women's tennis matches originally scheduled for this Friday and Sunday.
October 9, 2013 Women's Tennis Secures A Pair of Doubles Wins in Loss to Yeshiva Tathiana Pierre and Mary Edward each had their first collegiate victories on Wednesday evening as the Lady Bears (0-6) fell to Yeshiva, 7-2, in non-conference action at the tennis center.
October 9, 2013 Women's Volleyball Notches Straight-Set Victory Over New Rochelle in Battle of HVIAC Unbeatens St. Joseph's recorded a straight-set victory over the College of New Rochelle in a battle of HVIAC unbeatens on Wednesday night. The Lady Bears were led by combination of Lauren GaNun and Megan Moran who each recorded double-digit kills in the impressive win.
October 8, 2013 Fahy and Semilia Net Hat-Tricks as Women's Soccer Dominates Yeshiva in HVIAC Matchup Shannon Fahy and Daniela Semilia each notched a hat-trick as St. Joseph's dominated HVIAC foe Yeshiva University enroute to an 8-0 victory on Tuesday afternoon.
October 8, 2013 Milazzo Earns HVIAC Men's Cross Country Player of the Week Honors Senior Paul Milazzo earned Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's cross country Co-Player of the Week after pacing St. Joseph's with his 57th place finish in the NJIT Highlander Challenge.
October 6, 2013 Women's Tennis at Albertus Magnus Washed Out Wet weather forced the cancellation of the women's tennis match at Albertus Magnus this afternoon. The Lady Bears return to action on Wednesday, October 9th hosting Yeshiva University in a non-conference tilt.
October 6, 2013 Women's Volleyball Salvages Split of DC Trip With Sweep of Washington Adventist The Lady Bears (7-5) fell to Bryn Athyn College, 3-1, before sweeping hosts Washington Adventist University on Sunday afternoon. Megan Moran led the SJC attack recording double-digit kills in both matches.
October 5, 2013 Men's and Women's Cross Country Competes at NJIT Challenge Seniors Paul Milazzo and Kelly McNamee were the lead runners for the St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's and women's cross country teams on Saturday at the NJIT Highlander XC Challenge.
October 5, 2013 Men's Soccer Earns First Win of 2013 Over HVIAC Foe King's (N.Y.) St. Joseph's defeated The King's College (N.Y.) 3-0 for their first win of the season and first shutout in school history on Saturday afternoon. The Bears offense was led by Raul Urshela, Giuseppe Porretto and Matthew O'Neill who each recorded a goal.
October 5, 2013 King's (N.Y.) Offense Proves Too Much For Women's Soccer in HVIAC Matchup St. Joseph's fell 6-1 to HVIAC foe The King's College (N.Y.) on Saturday afternoon. The Lady Bears were led by Cynthia Gambino who recorded her fourth goal of the year while Nicole Farinella made 14 saves.
October 3, 2013 Women's Volleyball Overcomes Slow Start Against Pratt To Remain Undefeated in HVIAC St. Joseph's notched a 3-1 victory over Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Pratt Institute on Thursday night to remain undefeated in league play. The Lady Bears were led by Megan Moran and Lauren GaNun who combined for 25 kills.
October 2, 2013 Men's Soccer Suffers HVIAC Setback to Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's suffered a 4-1 setback to Sarah Lawrence on Wednesday night. The Bears were led by Giuseppe Porretto who recorded his first career goal and had five shots.
October 2, 2013 John Jay Solves Women's Tennis in 9-0 Defeat Lady Bears (0-5) were shutout, 9-0, on Wednesday evening by the Bloodhounds (2-9). Senior Kelly McNamee produced the two closest matches on the night falling in a tiebreak at No. 2 doubles, 8-7 (7-3) and falling at No. 2 singles, 10-6.
October 2, 2013 Women's Soccer Drops HVIAC Game to Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's dropped a tightly contested 1-0 decision to HVIAC foe Sarah Lawrence on Wednesday night. The Lady Bears were led by Cynthia Gambino and Shannon Rom who each recorded three shots on goal.
October 1, 2013 Fahy Earns AD3I and HVIAC Weekly Accolades Sophomore Shannon Fahy was recognized for her outstanding play as she was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) women's soccer Player of the Week as well as the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) women's soccer Rookie of the Week.
October 1, 2013 GaNun Tabbed HVIAC Women's Volleyball Player of the Week Sophomore Lauren GaNun earned Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) women's volleyball Player of the Week after helping lead St. Joseph's to a 3-1 record during the week. GaNun led the Lady Bears offense averaging 4.6 kills per set while hitting an efficient .350 as St. Joseph's moved back to .500 on the season.
October 1, 2013 Women's Volleyball Moves Over .500 With Win at John Jay St. Joseph's captured a straight-set victory (25-22, 25-18, 25-19) over John Jay College in a non-conference match on Tuesday night. The Lady Bears were led by the combination of Megan Moran and Lauren GaNun who each recorded double-double digit kills as St. Joseph's moved back over .500 on the season.
September 30, 2013 Men's Soccer Overwhelmed by Lehman St. Joseph's suffered a 9-1 setback at the hands of Lehman College on Monday night. Raul Urshela tallied the Bears lone goal in the 57th minute for his second of the year while Michael Miner made 19 saves in a losing effort.
September 30, 2013 Men's and Women's Basketball to Hold Informational Meetings All men and women who would like to play on either the men's or women's basketball team are invited to attend informational meetings about tryouts this week
September 30, 2013 Lehman Upends Women's Soccer With Two Quick Strikes Senior Christina Abbate scored her first goal of the season with give the Lady Bears (1-6, 1-1) an first half lead, but the Lightning scored two quick goals in a span of four minutes to take a 2-1 victory on Monday evening.
September 29, 2013 Cross Country Begins 2013 Season at CSI Development Meet Senior Paul Milazzo finished in 29th place leading the Bears while senior Kelly McNamee paced the Lady Bears with her 37th place finish in St. Joseph's season-opening meet at the College of Staten Island Development Meet on Sunday at Van Cortlandt Park.
September 29, 2013 Women's Tennis Drops HVIAC Opener to New Rochelle The Lady Bears (0-4, 0-1 HVIAC) were kept off the board in their conference opener against the Blue Angels. Freshman Mary Edward narrowly missed out on a point for the Lady Bears, falling 10-8 at No. 5 singles.
September 28, 2013 Women's Soccer Overpowered by Albany Pharmacy St. Joseph's dropped a 5-1 decision to HVIAC foe Albany Pharmacy on Saturday afternoon. The Lady Bears were led by Shannon Fahy who recorded a goal in the 19th minute and Nicole Farinella who made 17 saves.
September 28, 2013 Men's Soccer Defeated by Albany Pharmacy St. Joseph's suffered a 5-1 setback in their HVIAC opener at Albany Pharmacy on Saturday. The Bears were led by Michael Miner who recorded his first career goal and made seven saves.
September 28, 2013 Women's Volleyball Splits at King's (Pa.) Tri-Match St. Joseph's split a weekend tri-match falling to King's College (Pa.), 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-16) before triumphing over Medgar Evers College, 3-0 (25-6, 25-12, 25-7) on Saturday. The Lady Bears were by Lauren GaNun who combined for 24 kills between the two matches.
September 28, 2013 McNamee Rallies For Singles Win But Women's Tennis Struck By Lehman Kelly McNamee came from behind in her No. 2 singles match (1-6, 6-4, 10-3) for her first singles win of the season but the Lady Bears (0-3) fell to Lehman College, 8-1, on Saturday afternoon.
September 26, 2013 Women's Soccer Scores 11 in Rout of Medgar Evers St. Joseph's exploded for 11 goals en route to a 11-0 shutout win over Medgar Evers in their HVIAC opener on Thursday afternoon. The Lady Bears were led by Cynthia Gambino and Shannon Fahy who each recorded hat-tricks.
September 26, 2013 Women's Volleyball Triumphs Over King's (N.Y.) in HVIAC Opener St. Joseph's defeated King's (N.Y.) 3-1 (17-25, 25-19, 25-15, 25-20) in their HVIAC opener on Thursday night at Brooklyn Technical High School. The Lady Bears were led by Lauren GaNun who recorded her second double-double of the season finishing with a career-high-tying 20 kills along with 16 digs.
September 25, 2013 Wrestling Interest Meeting All men interested in competing on the club wrestling team are invited to a meeting on Thursday, September 26th at 4 p.m. in the Tuohy Gym.
September 25, 2013 Time Set for Sunday's HVIAC Tennis Home Opener vs. New Rochelle The Lady Bears (0-2, 0-0) will open Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play this Sunday, September 29th vs. The College of New Rochelle at 4 p.m. at the US National Tennis Center.
September 25, 2013 Men's Soccer Overpowered By Mount Saint Vincent St. Joseph's (0-3) was shutout and by an undefeated Mount Saint Vincent (9-0) squad in a non-conference road tilt on Wednesday evening. The Dolphins maintained a 22-0 shot advantage for the contest and Bears goalie Michael Miner finished with nine saves.
September 24, 2013 GaNun Named AD3I Women's Volleyball Player of the Week Sophomore Lauren GaNun has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) women's volleyball Player of the Week after recording double-digit kills in each of the Lady Bears three matches during the week.
September 24, 2013 Women's Volleyball Notches Straight-Set Win Over Staten Island St. Joseph's notched a straight-set victory (25-20, 26-24, 25-17) over the College of Staten Island on Tuesday night. The Lady Bears were led by the duo of senior Megan Moran and sophomore Lauren GaNun who both recorded double-digit kills.
September 23, 2013 Men's Soccer Falls to Medgar Evers on Goal in 79th Minute St. Joseph's dropped a tightly contested 2-1 decision to borough rivals Medgar Evers College on Monday evening. Junior Raul Urshela picked up the Bears first goal of the season in the 69th minute while senior goalkeeper Michael Miner made nine saves in a losing effort.
September 23, 2013 Undefeated Brooklyn College Too Much for Women's Tennis The Lady Bears (0-2) suffered a 9-0 setback to undefeated borough rivals Brooklyn College (6-0)
September 22, 2013 Women's Soccer Falls to CCNY in Home Opener St. Joseph's dropped a 6-1 decision to CCNY on Sunday afternoon in the Lady Bears home opener. Sophomore Glenda Ascencio recorded St. Joseph's first goal of the season in the 59th minute.
September 21, 2013 Women's Tennis Blanked by St. Joseph's (L.I.) in Season Opener The Lady Bears (0-1) dropped a 9-0 non-conference decision decision to the Golden Eagles (2-2) on Saturday afternoon.
September 21, 2013 Women's Volleyball Drops Both Ends of Tri-Match St. Joseph's dropped both ends of a tri-match on Saturday falling in straight sets to Merchant Marine, 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-17) before succumbing to Mount Saint Vincent, 3-2 (25-15, 20-25, 18-25, 25-16, 15-11). Lauren GaNun led the Lady Bears offense combining for 27 kills between the two matches.
September 20, 2013 Baseball Fall Tryouts to Begin on Saturday, September 28th Head coach Scott Losche and associate head coach Jerry Sidman have announced that the fall baseball season will run from Saturday, September 28 through Thursday, October 10th.
September 18, 2013 Women's Volleyball Falls in Four Sets to Rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) St. Joseph's dropped a 3-1 decision (25-17, 25-19, 16-25, 25-10) to sibling rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) on Wednesday evening. The Lady Bears were led by Lauren GaNun and Megan Moran who each fell a dig shy of a double-double.
September 17, 2013 Men's Soccer Stonewalled by York (N.Y.) St. Joseph's suffered an 8-0 setback to York College (N.Y.) in their season opener on Tuesday afternoon. Junior goalkeeper Michael Miner made 14 saves while Raul Urshela recorded two shots.
September 17, 2013 Bears Alumni Chris Distefano '06 and Lukasz Cygan '07 Featured in Latest SJCNY Magazine; Distefano to Perform at Common Hour Chris Distefano '06, one of the most prolific scorers in SJC basketball history and cast member on MTV's Guy Code and Girl Code, will perform live during common hour on Tuesday, September 17 in the Tuohy Auditorium.
September 13, 2013 2013 Women's Volleyball Season Preview St. Joseph's looks to build off its 14-7 record a year ago which included winning the HVWAC regular season title. The Lady Bears return seven out of nine players from a year ago including AD3I Rookie of the Year, AD3I All-Independent First Team selection and HVWAC All-Conference Team member Lauren GaNun.
September 13, 2013 Intern Jackson Tabbed Sports Information Director at FDU-Florham After spending nearly a year with St. Joseph's, Bryan Jackson has been recently named as the new Sports Information Director at Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham overseeing the promotion of the Devils' 19 Division III varsity sports.
September 13, 2013 Women's Volleyball Rolls Past Cooper Union in Season Opener St. Joseph's captured a straight-set victory (25-7, 25-5, 25-10) over Cooper Union Friday night in the Lady Bears season opener. Lauren GaNun led the St. Joseph's attack with her 16 kills.
September 13, 2013 Coach Huen Unveils 2013 Women's Tennis Schedule Seven home matches at the U.S. National Tennis Center highlight the 12-match women's tennis schedule released today by head coach TC Huen.
September 11, 2013 Women's Soccer Overwhelmed by Brooklyn College St. Joseph's dropped their third game in a row to start the season, falling, 6-0, to borough rivals Brooklyn College on Wednesday evening at Brooklyn College Field. Senior goalkeeper Nicole Farinella made a school-record and career-high 25 saves in a losing effort.
September 10, 2013 Baseball and Softball to Conduct Fall Informational Meetings This Week All men and women interested in participating on the baseball or softball teams this spring are invited to attend a Fall Informational meeting to discuss tryouts and the fall season.
September 8, 2013 Women's Soccer Stymied by Cedar Crest St. Joseph's fell, 3-0, to Cedar Crest in the consolation game of the Cedar Crest College Tournament. Senior Nicole Farinella made 10 saves while seniors Daniela Semilia and Cynthia Gambino each recorded a shot on goal.
September 7, 2013 Women's Soccer Drops Season Opener to Lehman College St. Joseph's opened their 2013 campaign with a 4-0 loss to Lehman College at the Cedar Crest College Tournament. Senior goalkeeper Nicole Farinella made 14 saves in a losing effort.
September 6, 2013 Matthews Named Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach Head women's volleyball coach Kathleen O'Neill has announced the addition of two-time AD3I First Team All-Independent honoree and three-time All-HVWAC selection Kim Matthews to the coaching staff.
September 5, 2013 Hartney Promoted to Head Dance Team Coach; Fuchs Named Assistant Dance Team Coach Athletic director Frank P. Carbone has announced the promotion of Kelly Hartney as head dance team coach and Lauren Fuchs as assistant dance team coach. Both former Diamonds bring over 15 years of dance experience to the team.
September 4, 2013 Huen Named Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach Athletic director Frank P. Carbone has named TC Huen the Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach. The Hong Kong native brings nearly ten years of experience as a certified tennis pro.
August 31, 2013 Calling All Runners! Cross Country Informational Meeting Thursday, September 5th Head coaches Theresa Mendez and Luke Klimaszewski invite all men and women interested in competing on the cross country teams to an informational meeting on Thursday, September 5th at 3 pm in the coaches' office in Tuohy Gym.
August 31, 2013 Diamonds to Perform at Citi Field Alongside New York Jets Flight Crew The St. Joseph's College Dance Team will perform prior to the New York Mets vs. Milwaukee Brewers game on Saturday, September 28. Tickets are available for $45 each.
August 27, 2013 New Gym Construction Update Segment from "Currents" News Jim Mancari of the "Currents" news show on NET-TV takes a tour of the new gym construction with athletic director Frank P. Carbone and student-athletes Joe Mendez, Samantha Retas and Taylor Raccuglia which aired on NET-TV on Monday, August 26, 2013.
August 26, 2013 "Currents" News Show to Televise Gym Update Segment Tonight Watch NET-TV tonight at 7:30 p.m. on TimeWarner (Ch. 97) and Cablevision (Ch. 30) as Jim Mancari takes a tour of the new gym with Athletic Director Frank P. Carbone and several of our student-athletes.
August 21, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #1 – Baseball Completes Finest Season in Program History The Bears posted back-to-back winning seasons, opening the season with eight-straight wins and receiving votes in the D3Baseball.com Top 25 Poll, before capping the season with their first berth in the USCAA Small College World Series.
August 15, 2013 Men's Volleyball Record Book Released Martin Torres graduated this past May as a three-time All-HVMAC Team honoree and the Bears career kills leader. Find out more about the Bears five-year history in the Bears Volleyball Record Book released today.
August 14, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #2 – Women's Soccer Claims HVWAC Championship in Inaugural Season Beginning play on Sept. 9, 2012 as SJC's 13th varsity sport, the Lady Bears capped an improbable storybook season with finishing with a 7-4-2 record and the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Championship
August 13, 2013 Dance Team Collects Awards at UDA Camp For the second straight year, the Diamonds brought home the Program Improvement Award, a superior trophy and numerous superior ribbons at the UDA College Spirit Camp in Scranton, Pa.
August 12, 2013 Men's Soccer Record Book Released What is the Bears record for goals in a game? What is SJC's record vs. conference opponents? Find out this and more in the Bears Soccer Record Book released today.
August 9, 2013 Join the Bears & Lady Bears! Fall Sports Tryout and Medical Clearance Information All new and returning student athletes who wish to participate in the Fall season are invited to participate in pre-season workouts/tryouts.
August 7, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #3 – Men's Basketball Shocks Patchogue in Double OT; Caps Campaign With USCAA Berth Powered by the first 30-20 game in SJC history by Michael Megafu, the Bears defeated sibling rivals St. Joseph's (Long Island) in double OT, 90-87. The win helped propel the team to their first USCAA National Championships appearance since 2007
August 1, 2013 Coach O'Neill Reveals 2013 Women's Volleyball Schedule and Tryout Info After finishing last season with a perfect regular season conference record, the Lady Bears will look for continued success in 2013, playing a seven-game league slate and make trips to Wilkes-Barre, Pa. and Washington, D.C. for a pair of non-conference tri-matches.
July 31, 2013 Schedule Announced for Reigning Hudson Valley Champion Women's Soccer Team The defending Hudson Valley champs will make trips to Allentown, Pa. and Washington, D.C. and play six home games in their second varsity season as the 2013 schedule was released by head coach Vadim Chernyakhovsky.
July 31, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #4 – Women's Basketball Stuns USCAA Champs En Route to HVWAC Title The Lady Bears overcame a 19-point loss in the regular season against the two-time, defending champions, Albany College of Pharmacy, to capture the 2013 Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference title
July 30, 2013 Coach Chernyakhovsky Releases 2013 Men's Soccer Schedule Five home games and a trip to Washington, D.C. highlight the 14-game men's soccer schedule released today by head coach Vadim Chernyakhovsky.
July 25, 2013 Varsity Sports to Compete in New Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All 13 SJC varsity sports will now compete under the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference starting this Fall.
July 23, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #5 – A Gym Still Grows in Brooklyn... Project Crosses 1-Year Mark As Brooklyn Athletics enters its third year of NCAA Division III membership, excitement continues to grow in anticipation of our new facility on Vanderbilt Avenue, scheduled for completion this winter.
July 17, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #6 – Bears and Lady Bears Athletes Recognized For Outstanding Seasons The 2012-13 sports season at SJC concluded with many accolades for our student-athletes. No. 6 on our countdown is honors five of these athletes for their standout performances from the last year.
July 10, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #7 – Former Bears and Lady Bears Shine in Professional Spotlight Three alumni achieved significant notoriety in 2013 with their noteworthy accomplishments.
July 9, 2013 Mayor Bloomberg Honors Lady Bears Alumna Kimberly McCorkell with Big Apple Award Former Lady Bears basketball student-athlete and assistant coach Kimberly McCorkell '03 (pictured third from right) was honored last month by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott as one of 11 recipients of the inaugural Big Apple Awards: Recognizing Teacher Excellence in New York City.
July 3, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #8 - Softball Rallies From Eight Down, Caps Season With HVWAC Crown The Lady Bears highlighted the 2013 campaign with one of the best comebacks in SJC history and their fifth straight Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference title.
July 2, 2013 Five Bears Named to HVMAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Team David Louison, John Moore and Matthew Marino from basketball and Raul Urshela and Javier Bosque from volleyball have been named to the 2013 HVMAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Team.
July 2, 2013 Ten Lady Bears Earn HVWAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Honors Haley Betancourt, Erin Collins, Jaclyn Montana and Laura Sonnylal from swimming; Kristin D'Chiutiis and Janie Doran from basketball; Christina Quintana from softball and Teresa Mangan, Danielle Marino and Megan Moran were named to the 2013 HVWAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Team.
July 1, 2013 Follow the Progress of the Gym Construction - New Site Launched We've created a new section on our website dedicated to weekly updates on the gym construction project.
June 26, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #9 - Diamonds Sparkle on the Dance Floor and in the Classroom The SJC dance team maintained the highest term and cumulative grade point averages of all the Brooklyn athletic teams in 2012-13. As a whole, all the student-athletes combined for over a 3.2 GPA in each semester, one of the highest in Athletics history.
June 19, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #10 - Mangan Captures First Cross Country Win in Lady Bears History Our summer feature looks back at the highlights from the 2012-2013 season. We kick off the Top 10 with the first women's cross country win in school history at the York College Invitational.
June 19, 2013 Former Hoops Star Chris Distefano Performing on Thursday’s "Late Show with David Letterman" Chris Distefano '06, an 1865-point scorer for the Bears basketball team and accomplished comic who has appeared in the top comedy clubs in New York City and a cast member on MTV's hit show "GuyCode", will be David Letterman's guest on "Late Show"
June 18, 2013 Zumba Returns Tuesday 7/9 at 4:30 pm The next free Zumba classe with Jamie Vacca-Hoefner will be Tuesday, July 9 outside the Fitness Center (note new location) at 4:30 pm.
June 5, 2013 Eleven Student-Athletes Named to 2013 USCAA National All-Academic Team Raul Urshela and Javier Bosque from men’s volleyball; Victoria LoBosco, Danielle Marino, Teresa Mangan, Krysta Verdone and Patricia Nealon from women’s tennis; and Haley Betancourt, Erin Collins, Jaclyn Montana and Laura Sonnylal from women's swimming were named to the 2013 Non-USCAA Sports National All-Academic Team.
May 31, 2013 Congratulations to the Graduating Student-Athletes from the Class of 2013 The Athletics Department would like to congratulate its student-athletes from the 2013 graduating class.
May 29, 2013 Dance Team Tryouts - June 20th The Diamonds will conduct tryouts on Thursday, June 20th in Tuohy Gym. Tryouts will begin at 5 pm.
May 29, 2013 Marino Named Co-Player of the Year Headlining Seven on All-Independent Teams Senior Danielle Marino caps her career with Association of Division III Independents Co-Player of the Year honors leading Cassandra Molinari and Andrea Sideli on the All-Independent First Team and Mabel Vargas, Maria Randazzo, Jackie Perillo and Morgan Summers on the second team.
May 21, 2013 DiLorenzo Nabs Pitcher of the Year, Losche Coach of the Year as Nine Land on All-Independent Baseball Teams St. Joseph's receives program-best 10 honorees. Eight selected to the First Team – Rosario DiLorenzo, Thomas McKenna, Mike Cundari, Kevin Diaz, Chris Cutrone, Vinny Rossi, Joe Mendez and Brian Luebcke – along with Domenick Camerada who was named to the Second Team.
May 21, 2013 Athletics Concludes 2nd Year of NCAA Membership Honoring Student-Athletes at Awards Night The Athletics Department wrapped up its 2012-13 athletic calendar by celebrating the successes and accomplishments of their student-athletes hosting their Annual Awards Night on Friday evening.
May 20, 2013 Mendez Named D3baseball.com First Team All-New York Region Joe Mendez becomes the first Bear to land on the D3baseball.com All-Region Team after he led the team with his 41 RBI as St. Joseph's set a school record with 20 wins on the year.
May 15, 2013 Marino, Mangan, Moran, Quintana and Perillo Earn USCAA All-Academic Team Honors Danielle Marino, Teresa Mangan, Megan Moran, Christina Quintana and Jackie Perillo were all named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team for their accomplishments in the classroom and on the diamond helping lead the Lady Bears to a 15-17-1 record this year.
May 14, 2013 Bears Baseball Interview on "Currents" TV show Head Coach Scott Losche, sophomore Thomas McKenna and freshman Rosario DiLorenzo were interviewed last week by Jim Mancari for the weekly sports segment of the "Currents" television show on NET. In case you missed the show, you can view it here.
May 13, 2013 SJC Athletic Awards Night - Friday, May 17th All SJC students, family, friends, faculty and staff are welcome and encouraged to attend our annual Athletic Awards Night on Friday at 6 p.m. in the Tuohy Auditorium.
May 11, 2013 Bears Baseball Senior Day Washed Out Due to the wet weather forecasted throughout the day, the Bears Baseball Senior Day vs. John Jay has been rained out and will not be rescheduled. The Bears end their season with a program-record 20-15 mark.
May 7, 2013 Bears USCAA Small College World Series Central After dropping a 4-1 decision to Briarcliffe College yesterday, the No. 8 Bears (20-14) face No. 5 Penn State Greater Allegheny in an elimination game at the USCAA Small College World Series on Tuesday at 11 a.m.
May 7, 2013 McKenna and Cundari Named to USCAA Baseball All-American/All-Academic Teams After leading the team with his .405 batting average, Thomas McKenna became the second Bear to ever receive USCAA Baseball All-American honors as he was a second team selection. Mike Cundari was named to the National All-Academic Team for the second consecutive year.
May 7, 2013 Bears Baseball Eliminated from Small College World Series by Penn State Greater Allegheny The Bears (20-15) were held to just two hits during a 6-1 loss to No. 5 Penn State Greater Allegheny ending their first post season appearance in school history. Vinny Rossi collected one of the two hits and was the only Bear to knock a hit in each game of the tournament.
May 6, 2013 Bears Baseball Drops Pitchers' Duel to Briarcliffe in Small College World Series Opener No. 9 Briarcliffe scored three runs in the top of the sixth to break a 1-1 deadlock as the No. 8 Bears (20-14) dropped their first postseason game in program history, 4-1. St. Joseph's awaits the loser of No. 4 Selma vs. No. 5 Penn State Greater Allegheny for their elimination round game tomorrow at 11 a.m.
May 5, 2013 Four Lady Bears Highlight HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team Four Lady Bears received year-end conference recognition as Danielle Marino, Mabel Vargas, Jackie Perillo and Cassandra Molinari headlined the 2013 HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team.
May 5, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Cruises to HVWAC Invitational Title The Lady Bears captured the 2013 Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Invitational Tournament title defeating Yeshiva University, 12-0, in the semifinals and Sarah Lawrence, 14-1, in the championship on Sunday afternoon. Jackie Perillo had a career day combining to throw a no-hitter against the Maccabees while going a perfect 7-for-7 on the day at the plate with two home runs and eight RBI, and was named Tournament MVP.
May 4, 2013 Bears Tennis Ends 2013 Campaign With Sixth At HVMAC Tourney Dickson Tan recorded his first career singles victory guiding St. Joseph's to a sixth place finish at the 2013 Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Tournament.
May 4, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Comes Up Empty on Senior Day vs. Briarcliffe The Lady Bears dropped a hard-fought doubleheader to Briarcliffe College, 4-1 and 8-1, on Senior Day. Mabel Vargas pitched game one going 6 1/3 innings surrendering four earned runs on nine hits while also going 1-for-3 at the dish scoring St. Joseph's lone run in the opener.
May 3, 2013 Bears Come Up Short at Lehman, Fall in 9th Despite rallying from a four-run deficit and tying the game on a two-run double by Joe Mendez in the ninth, the Bears fell to Lehman College as the Lighting scored a run in the bottom of the ninth on a walk-off single to win 6-5. Chris Cutrone led the Bears at the plate going 3-for-5 with two runs scored.
May 2, 2013 Bears Tennis Overwhelmed by Lehman in Regular Season Finale St. Joseph's suffered a 9-0 setback at Lehman College on Thursday afternoon in the Bears 2013 regular season finale. James Hanophy and Jeff Bonowicz produced the closest match of the night falling 8-4 at No. 1 doubles.
May 2, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Swept by Sibling Rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) The Lady Bears (14-15-1) took early leads in the opening game of their twinbill against sibling rivals St. Joseph's (Long Island), but dropped both ends 6-4 and 11-0. Danielle Marino knocked two hits on the evening with a double and a RBI. Read more: http://bit.ly/134Nosq
May 1, 2013 Molinari Tabbed AD3I and HVWAC Softball Player of the Week After batting .400 and accumulating eight RBI, five runs scored and four doubles and leading the Lady Bears to a 4-2 record last week, sophomore catcher/infielder Cassandra Molinari was named the Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
May 1, 2013 Baseball Senior Day Versus Yeshiva Postponed The Bears game at Lancaster Bible originally scheduled for today has been cancelled and Bears Senior Day against Yeshiva scheduled for Sunday, May 5th has been postponed as the team will head to Butler, Pa. for the USCAA Small College World Series.
May 1, 2013 Mendez Takes Home USCAA and AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Honors After batting .370 over a seven-game stretch and totaling eight RBI with seven runs, a home run and four doubles, Bears junior outfielder Joe Mendez has been named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association and Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week.
May 1, 2013 Bears Tennis Match at Lehman Rescheduled to Thursday The Bears tennis match scheduled for today, May 1st at Lehman College has been postponed and has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 2nd at 5 p.m.
May 1, 2013 Lady Bears Sweep Weekly HVWAC Softball Honors For Second Straight Week Mabel Vargas was named Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week and Maria Randazzo was named Rookie of the Week as the Lady Bears took home all three weekly softball accolades.
April 30, 2013 Orlando's Singles Win Not Enough as Bears Tennis Falls to Pratt Nick Orlando recorded his first career singles victory with a 9-7 (ret.) triumph at No. 5 singles, but the Bears remained winless on the season falling to HVMAC regular season champions Pratt, 6-3.
April 28, 2013 DiLorenzo Tosses Shutout, McKenna Fastest to 100 Hits, Mendez First to 100 RBI as Baseball Splits with SUNYIT Rosario DiLorenzo tossed a dominating complete-game, four-hit shutout helping the Bears to a 7-0 victory in the opening game of their doubleheader vs. SUNYIT and nearly completed the sweep but fell 9-8 in extra innings. Thomas McKenna broke the single-season hits record and became the fastest to reach the 100-hit milestone. Joe Mendez became the first Bear to reach 100-career RBI.
April 28, 2013 Bears Baseball Receives Bid to 2013 USCAA Small College World Series Earning No. 8 Seed For the first time in the six-year history of St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) Baseball, the Bears will compete for a national championship, earning a bid to compete in the 2013 United States Collegiate Athletic Association Small College World Series. St. Joseph's has earned the No. 8 seed and will play No. 9 Briarcliffe College on Monday, May 6th at 10 am in the opening round of the 10-team, double-elimination tournament.
April 28, 2013 Perillo & Marino Toss Combined No-Hitter, Vargas Fires One-Hitter as Softball Sweeps Sarah Lawrence Jackie Perillo and Danielle Marino combined for a no-hitter and Mabel Vargas followed with a one-hitter as St. Joseph's (14-13-1) captured a doubleheader sweep of Sarah Lawrence, 13-1 and 8-0, on Sunday.
April 28, 2013 Bears Tennis Shutout by Culinary St. Joseph's suffered a, 9-0, setback at the hands of HVMAC foe Culinary Institute on Sunday afternoon in Poughkeepsie. Freshman Kyle Johnson played the closest match of the day falling 10-6 at No. 3 singles.
April 27, 2013 Bears Set School Single-Season Wins Record in Split at Canton The Bears set a school-record for wins in a season at SUNY Canton as they split a doubleheader against the Roos falling, 9-8, in game one before winning the nightcap, 3-1, for their 19th win of the year. Chris Cutrone threw his seventh complete game of the year allowing one earned run on four hits.
April 26, 2013 Bears Baseball Begins Road Trip With Loss to Mount Saint Mary The Bears (18-10) began their five-game weekend road trip with an 8-2 loss to Mount Saint Mary on Friday at Dutchess Stadium. Mike Cundari and Vinny Rossi both went 2-for-4 driving in both runs for St. Joseph's
April 26, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Almost Earns Split, But Drops Two to Baruch St. Joseph's (12-13-1) took a 6-4 lead through four innings in the nightcap of a doubleheader against the Bearcats, but the Lady Bears couldn't hold on for a split falling 7-0 and 9-6 in the first meeting between the squads since 2007. Cassandra Molinari collected three hits, three RBI and a double over the twin bill.
April 25, 2013 Bears Tennis Stonewalled by Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's (0-7, 0-3) suffered a 9-0 loss to Sarah Lawrence in Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference play. Jeff Bonowicz was the Bears top performer contributing to two of the three games won by the Bears on the evening.
April 25, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Sweeps Sarah Lawrence to Move Above .500 The Lady Bears (12-11-1, 2-0 HVWAC) rang out 32 hits over a 12-1 (5 inning) and 11-1 doubleheader sweep of Sarah Lawrence. Jackie Perillo improved to 6-3 in the circle allowing one run over five innings of work and knocked four hits including a homer, scoring four times. Danielle Marino collected five hits, four doubles and two RBI also scored her 100th career run.
April 24, 2013 Perillo Named Pitcher of the Week, Summers Rookie of the Week as Lady Bears Sweep HVWAC Honors The Lady Bears took home all three Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference softball weekly awards as sophomore Jackie Perillo won her second Pitcher of the Week award and freshman Morgan Summers was named Rookie of the Week.
April 24, 2013 Diaz Crosses 150-Hit Mark, Becomes All-Time Run Scorer as Baseball Rattles CCNY With Hit Barrage Kevin Diaz became the first Bear to reach 150 career hits and also became the Bears all-time run scorer as St. Joseph's (18-9) set season highs in runs (23) and hits (21) in a 23-5 triumph over CCNY. Diaz, Chris Cutrone, Danny Zaretsky and Brian Luebcke drove in three RBI each and led seven different Bears to knock multiple hits.
April 23, 2013 Mendez Receives D3Baseball.com and AD3I Weekly Honors Bears junior outfielder Joe Mendez was named to the D3Baseball Team of the Week and named Association of Division III Independent Baseball Player of the Week after batting .692 (9-for-13) with 13 RBI, eight runs, a home run and five doubles last week.
April 23, 2013 Bears Tennis at York Postponed; Schedule Changes Announced The men's tennis match at York (NY) scheduled for today has been postponed with no make-up date announced at this time. Read more for additional changes to the Bears schedule.
April 23, 2013 Marino Captures USCAA, AD3I, HVWAC Softball Player of the Week Accolades After batting .833 last week and leading St. Joseph's to a 3-1 mark, Lady Bears senior catcher/second baseban Danielle Marino captured softball Player of the Week honors from all three SJC affiliations, honored by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association, Association of Division III Independents and the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference.
April 23, 2013 Baseball's Win Streak Snapped by USMMA The Bears (17-9) were held to seven hits and couldn't dig their way out on an 8-0 hole falling 10-4 to U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, ending their four-game win streak. Joe Mendez went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI, a run scored and a double.
April 22, 2013 Bears Tennis Shutout by Brooklyn College The men's tennis team was swept by borough rivals Brooklyn College falling 9-0 on Monday afternoon. Vinny Rossi and Kyle Johnson produced the closest match of the day losing 8-4 in No. 2 doubles.
April 21, 2013 Bears Offense Explodes in Sweep of King's (NY) The Bears offense exploded for 33 runs as St. Joseph's (17-8) took both ends of a doubleheader against King's (NY) winning game one 19-2 before taking the nightcap 14-1. Thomas McKenna went 8-for-9 at the plate with eight runs scored and two RBI.
April 21, 2013 Bears Tennis Blanked by Albertus Magnus The men’s tennis team fell 9-0 against Albertus Magnus on Sunday afternoon at the Celentano Courts. Jeff Bonowicz and Nick Orlando both took three games in their singles matches.
April 20, 2013 USCAA Baseball and Softball Coaches Poll Update - Week 5 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches’ Polls released yesterday has the Bears falling four spots to No. 8 and the Lady Bears dropping two spots to No. 15.
April 20, 2013 Softball Doubleheader at Purchase Postponed; Senior Day Scheduled For May 4 vs. Briarcliffe Due to poor field conditions, today's softball twin bill at Purchase has been postponed. No make up date has been set at this time. Additionally, the Briarcliffe doubleheader previously postponed has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 4th and the Lady Bears will celebrate Senior Day.
April 19, 2013 Bears Tennis Comes Up Empty vs. Cooper Union St. Joseph's remained winless on the season falling to six-time Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference champions Cooper Union 9-0 on Friday.
April 19, 2013 Softball Earns Split With Borough Rivals Brooklyn College After being held to four hits in a 7-3 loss in the opener of a doubleheader, Danielle Marino batted 4-for-4 and Andrea Sideli drove in three RBI as the Lady Bears (10-11-1) used a 13-hit outburst to take an 8-6 victory over Brooklyn College in the nightcap. Jackie Perillo batted 3-for-4 with two triples and three runs scored to help her cause in the circle as she improved to 5-3.
April 18, 2013 Cundari Joins Century-Hit Club, McKenna Goes Yard as Baseball Takes Season Series from John Jay Mike Cundari had a three-hit day to become the fifth Bear to knock 100 hits and Thomas McKenna's solo blast in the 3rd broke a 3-3 deadlock as St. Joseph's (15-8) won their second straight game with a 11-3 win over John Jay. Rosario DiLorenzo improved to 3-1 with a complete game effort.
April 18, 2013 Marino Knocks 100th Hit, Perillo Blasts Grand Slam in Softball Sweep of New Rochelle Danielle Marino went 5-for-6 and finished with four RBI and Jackie Perillo launched her first career grand slam and contributed an eight-RBI night leading the Lady Bears (9-10-1) to a 18-3 and 15-4 sweep of The College of New Rochelle in HVWAC action. Both Perillo and Marino also earned the wins in the circle.
April 17, 2013 Men's Tennis Schedule Changes Thursday's men's tennis match vs. Brooklyn College will now be played at Brooklyn College with a 5 pm start. The Cooper Union match rescheduled for Friday at the USTA National Tennis Center will begin at 7 pm.
April 17, 2013 Bears Tennis Swept by John Jay College The St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's tennis team was blanked 9-0 against John Jay College at the USTA National Tennis Center on Wednesday night.
April 17, 2013 Lady Bears Softball at Sarah Lawrence Postponed Today's Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference softball doubleheader at Sarah Lawrence College has been postponed. No make up date has been set at this time
April 16, 2013 Bears Baseball Home Doubleheader Versus King's (NY) Moved to Sunday St. Joseph's home doubleheader versus King's (NY) that was scheduled for Saturday has now been moved to Sunday with a start time of 12 p.m.
April 16, 2013 Pagano Strikes out 100th Batter, Diaz Becomes Career Hits Leader as Baseball Pushes Past John Jay The Bears (14-8) defeated John Jay, 2-1, on Tuesday afternoon at Padavan-Preller Field helped by a complete game from Donny Pagano and back-to-back home runs from Joe Mendez and Mike Cundari. Kevin Diaz knocked a double in the eighth to become the Bears' all-time hits leader.
April 16, 2013 McKenna Receives AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Honors Recognizing his outstanding performance at the plate, Thomas McKenna has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) baseball player of the week after leading St. Joseph's in hitting over the past week.
April 15, 2013 USCAA Baseball and Softball Coaches Poll Update - Week 4 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches’ Polls released today has the Bears dropping down a spot into a tie for fourth while the Lady Bears slide up one spot to No.13.
April 13, 2013 Bears Baseball Held Scoreless in Sweep by Centenary St. Joseph's recorded eight hits but were unable to get a run on the board as they dropped both ends of a doubleheader at Centenary falling , 6-0, in game one and, 12-0, in the nightcap Saturday night at TD Bank Ballpark.
April 11, 2013 Husain and Kostikas HVMAC Volleyball All-Conference Selections, Wulff Coach of the Year After finishing with a school-record seven wins and second place in the Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference, Iqbal Husain and Taso Kostikas have been named to the All-Conference Team while head coach Kristin Wulff has been awarded HVMAC Coach of the Year.
April 11, 2013 Bears Volleyball Edged Out by Sarah Lawrence in HVMAC Semis Raul Urshela slammed 24 kills and Martin Torres put away 23 kills, both supassing the Bears single-game record and Iqbal Husain handed out 46 assists, but St. Joseph's (7-14) saw their season and four-game winning streak end with a 3-1 (25-22, 19-25, 30-28, 25-23) loss to Sarah Lawrence College in the HVMAC semifinals.
April 10, 2013 Perillo Takes Home USCAA and HVWAC Softball Pitcher of the Week Honors Sophomore Jackie Perillo was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Softball Pitcher of the Week after throwing the 16th no-hitter in St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) history.
April 10, 2013 Vargas Awarded HVWAC Softball Player of the Week Senior Mabel Vargas was named the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Softball Player of the Week after finishing the week going 9-for-15 (.600) at the plate while also throwing a one-hitter against New Rochelle.
April 10, 2013 Ninth Inning Rally Stopped at Home in Baseball's 9-8 Loss to Purchase Bears (13-6) nearly erase five-run deficit, staging last inning rally loading the bases and moving tying and winning runs into scoring position, but game ends as tying-run is thrown out at the plate on a sacrifice fly attempt. Mike Cundari (2-4, 3 RBI, 3 R, HR), Danny Zaretsky (3-5, 2 RBI, 2B), Kevin Diaz (3-5, R, 2B)
April 9, 2013 Kostikas Earns Second-Straight HVMAC Men's Volleyball Rookie of the Week Honor Freshman Taso Kostikas has been named the Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week after recording his first career double-double against Webb and helping the Bears to a program-longest four-game winning streak.
April 9, 2013 Bears Tennis Falls to Vaughn in HVMAC Play Jeff Bonowicz and Matthew O'Neill registered singles victories, but the Bears (0-2, 0-2 HVMAC) dropped a 6-3 HVMAC decision to Vaughn College on Tuesday.
April 8, 2013 Bears Volleyball Closes Regular Season on Four-Game Streak Upending Medgar Evers in Straight Sets Paced by a balanced attack from Raul Urshela, Taso Kostikas and Martin Torres who put away seven kills each, the Bears (7-13) defeated Medgar Evers 3-0 (25-22, 25-17, 25-23) to set a program-high seven wins in a season and program-long four-game winning streak.
April 7, 2013 Bears Volleyball Sweeps Tri-Match in D.C., Winning Streak at Three The Bears defeated Gallaudet, 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 27-25) and Washington Adventist, 3-2 (16-25, 25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 15-12) in a tri-match Sunday afternoon led by a double-double from both Martin Torres and Raul Urshela to increase their winning streak to a school-record three matches.
April 7, 2013 Men's Tennis Opens Season With Loss to Webb The Bears opened the 2013 season with a 9-0 defeat at the hands of Webb Institute on Sunday afternoon. James Hanophy, Kyle Johnson, Jeff Bonowicz and Vinny Rossi each won a game in singles play.
April 6, 2013 Staten Island Uses Big Innings in Sweep of Lady Bears Softball The Lady Bears (7-10-1) were held to just seven hits over a 12-0 and 15-3 doubleheader sweep by Staten Island in the first meeting of the two schools since 2004. Danielle Marino went 2-for-5 with a RBI and two doubles. Jackie Perillo also went 2-for-5 with a run scored and a walk.
April 6, 2013 Diaz Becomes All-Time RBI Leader, Bears Swept by Maritime Kevin Diaz broke the Bears' all-time career RBI record as St. Joseph's dropped both ends of a road doubleheader at Maritime, falling 11-1 and 16-10 on Saturday afternoon. Joe Mendez blasted a three-run home run in game two and finished the day with two hits, four RBI and two runs scored.
April 5, 2013 Softball Schedule Changes For the Month of April The Lady Bears doubleheader at Staten Island originally scheduled for April 16th has been moved to tomorrow with first pitch set for 3 p.m. Please click the following link to view all the changes to the schedule.
April 5, 2013 Bears Baseball Game This Sunday Versus Marywood Postponed This Sunday's home baseball game against Marywood has been postponed with no reschedule date at this time.
April 4, 2013 Baseball Unable to Avenge Loss to Baruch in 14-12 Seesaw Battle In a wild game that featured 28 runs, 29 hits, 12 errors and five lead changes, the Bears (13-3) dropped a 14-12 decision to Baruch College on Thursday. Rosario DiLorenzo tossed seven innings in a no-decision striking out seven and allowing six runs (three earned). Mike Cundari and Chris Cutrone each knocked three hits with two RBI and a run scored.
April 4, 2013 Trio of Double-Doubles Leads Bears Volleyball to 3-1 Triumph Over Webb Three Bears recorded double-doubles as the Bears (4-13, 3-3) snapped a five-game losing streak defeating Webb 3-1 (26-24,23-25,25-15,25-12) to finish HVMAC play at .500. Raul Urshela had 15 kills, 10 digs, 10 aces and two blocks. Martin Torres had 12 kills, 16 digs, two aces and two blocks. Taso Kostikas had 10 kills, 10 digs and five aces.
April 4, 2013 Perillo Fires No-Hitter, Vargas Tosses One-Hitter in Softball Sweep of New Rochelle Jackie Perillo struck out six and flirted with a perfect game and the Lady Bears (7-8-1) rang out 27 hits over a 9-0 and 14-0 doubleheader sweep of The College of New Rochelle on Thursday afternoon. Mabel Vargas batted 3-for-4 with four RBI, two runs and a triple. Cassandra Molinari went 5-for-7 with three RBI.
April 4, 2013 Men's Tennis Season Opener This Friday Postponed This Friday's season-opening Men's Tennis match versus York (NY) has been postponed and will now be played on Tuesday, April 23rd at York with a start time of 3 p.m.
April 3, 2013 Bears Volleyball Falls to Cooper Union on Senior Night Senior Martin Torres registered a team-high-tying six kills in his final home game but the Bears (3-13) fell in straight sets to Cooper Union on Wednesday. Raul Urshela also put away six kills and had eight digs.
April 3, 2013 Softball's Streak Ends at John Jay, Darkness Forces Tie in Nightcap The Lady Bears (5-8-1) scored three runs on three hits and nearly earned a split against John Jay College but had to settle for a 3-3 draw in the nightcap that called after six innings due to darkness. St. Joseph’s dropped the opener 5-3 after committing five miscues that led to three unearned runs.
April 3, 2013 McKenna and DiLorenzo Named USCAA and AD3I Baseball Players of the Week Sophomore Thomas McKenna has been selected as the United States Collegiate Athletic Association's baseball Player of the Week and freshman pitcher Rosario DiLorenzo has been tabbed as Association of Division III Independents baseball Player of the Week.
April 3, 2013 Vargas and Quintana Sweep AD3I and HVWAC Softball Honors Senior Mabel Vargas was named the Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week and teammate Christina Quintana received HVWAC Player of the Week honors for the first time in her career.
April 2, 2013 Baseball Receives Top 25 Votes for 4th Straight Week, Maintain No. 3 USCAA Ranking; Home Game vs. NYU-Poly Postponed The Bears (13-2) have received 14 votes in Week 6 of the D3Baseball.com Top 25 Poll. Today's home tilt vs. NYU-Poly at Padavan-Preller Field has been postponed with no make up date at this time.
April 2, 2013 Cardinal Attack Too Strong For Bears Volleyball in Straight-Set Loss The Bears (3-12) had little answers for a 20-win York squad that trailed only once the entire match and captured a straight-set victory (25-11, 25-9, 25-11) on Tuesday. Iqbal Husain had eight assists and Raul Urshela had five kills and six digs.
April 1, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Shocks Lightning Overcoming Eight-Run Deficit in Walk-Off Sweep St. Joseph's (5-7) captured their fourth-straight win scoring nine unanswered runs in game one of a doubleheader vs. Lehman, capped by a Mabel Vargas bases-clearing triple that gave the Lady Bears a 13-12 walk-off win. SJC would complete the sweep with a 5-3 win in the nightcap.
April 1, 2013 Bears Baseball Strikes Down Lehman, Improves to 13-2 Matt Brigando pitched a complete game and Joe Mendez hit a leadoff home run in the ninth as St. Joseph's (13-2) defeated Lehman College, 6-3, on Monday night in the Bronx.
March 30, 2013 Mendez Knocks 100th Hit, Pagano Fires Two-Hitter as Baseball Earns Split With CSI Junior Joe Mendez became the fourth Bear to join the exclusive 100-hit club and junior Donny Pagano tossed a two-hit, complete game shutout as St. Joseph’s (12-2) earned a doubleheader split with the College of Staten Island, falling 4-2 before taking a convincing 11-0 victory on Saturday. Chris Cutrone went 3-for-7 with four RBI.
March 29, 2013 Bears Baseball Wins Three in a Row, Defeats CCNY 11-2 Rosario DiLorenzo tossed seven shutout innings of one-hit ball, striking out 10 and Thomas McKenna went 4-for-5 with three RBI, a double and two stolen bases as St. Joseph's (11-1) defeated CCNY 11-2 on Friday morning at Randalls Island.
March 28, 2013 Bears Baseball Notches 10th Win Cruising Past Drew, 12-1 Paul Piccirillo dealt six shutout innings in his third win of the season and the Bears (10-1) scored early and often with runs in all but one inning in a 12-1 triumph over Drew. Thomas McKenna went 2-for-5 with three runs. Joe Mendez picked up three RBI.
March 28, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Sweeps Doubleheader vs. York Senior Mabel Vargas fired a two-hit complete game shutout, scattering four hits over 10 innings of work and the Lady Bears bats came alive for 25 hits and 18 runs as St. Joseph’s (3-7) swept York College 4-0 and 14-5 (five innings) at home. Christina Quintana went 3-for-4 with five RBI, two runs and a pair of doubles.
March 27, 2013 Six-Run Eighth Propels Bears Baseball Past Cairn in Comeback Win The Bears (9-1) scored six runs in the top of the 8th inning to capture a 9-7, come-from-behind road victory over Cairn University on Wednesday afternoon. Mike Cundari went 3-for-5 with a double and RBI. Elvis Diaz earned his first career win and Chris Cutrone picked up his first career save.
March 26, 2013 Bears Baseball Receives Additional Votes in D3Baseball Top 25 Poll; Ranked #3 in USCAA Poll Despite suffering their first loss of the season, the Bears (8-1) has received 18 votes (up from five) in the latest D3Baseball.com Top 25 Poll and entered the first United States Collegiate Athletic Association Poll at No. 3, their highest ranking ever.
March 26, 2013 Urshela and Kostikas Sweep HVMAC Volleyball Weekly Awards Raul Urshela was recognized as the Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Player of the Week after averaging a team-high 4.9 points per set while freshman teammate Taso Kostikas earned Rookie of the Week recognition after averaging a team-high 3.0 digs per set during the week for the Bears.
March 26, 2013 Cutrone Repeats as AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Sophomore Chris Cutrone was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week for the second week in a row after throwing the first nine-inning complete game of his career.
March 26, 2013 Bloodhounds Baffle Bears Volleyball in Straight-Set Loss at John Jay Martin Torres put away 11 kills but the Bears (3-11) suffered their third-straight loss, dropping a straight-set road decision to John Jay College (25-20, 25-19, 25-14). Raul Urshela contributed six kills.
March 25, 2013 Baseball Schedule Changes The Next Two Weeks Due to the rain and snow forecasted to hit the tri-state area, the single game at Cairn University scheduled for Tuesday has been moved to Wednesday, March 27. Please click the following link to view all the changes to the schedule.
March 23, 2013 Bears Baseball Suffers First Loss Of Season in 2-1 Loss to Baruch Chris Cutrone went the distance and struck out eight, but the St. Joseph's (8-1) couldn't make up for two unearned runs in the first inning, suffering their first loss of the season, 2-1, to Baruch College on Saturday. Thomas McKenna went 3-for-3 and Domenick Camerada went 2-for-4, driving in the lone run for the Bears.
March 22, 2013 Baseball Boston Trip This Weekend Canceled; Saturday Home Game vs. Baruch Added Due to unplayable field conditions from the recent snowstorm that hit the Boston area, this Saturday’s doubleheader vs. Emerson and Sunday’s game against Curry have been canceled. The Bears will now face Baruch College for a single game on Saturday at 3 p.m. at Padavan Preller Field.
March 22, 2013 Softball Swept by Mount Saint Vincent in Home Opener The Lady Bears (1-7) knocked 10 hits in the nightcap and took a 3-2 lead after five innings, but could avoid a sweep, dropping 16-1 and 7-3 decisions to Mount Saint Vincent in their home opener on Friday. Danielle Marino went 3-for-6 with two runs, a triple, walk and two stolen bases. Christina Quintana went 3-for-3 with a double and RBI.
March 22, 2013 Bears Volleyball Comes Up Short Against Berkeley Raul Urshela and Martin Torres combined for 15 of the team's 21 kills as St. Joseph's (3-10) dropped a 3-0 decision to Berkeley College on Friday evening at Brooklyn Technical High School.
March 21, 2013 Bears Volleyball to Host Lupus Awareness Game The St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's volleyball team will play a Lupus Awareness Game on Thursday, March 21st at Brooklyn Technical High School at 8 p.m. welcoming Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference rivals Yeshiva University.
March 21, 2013 Bears Volleyball Can’t Hold Off Yeshiva, Falling In Five-Set Battle Sophomore Raul Urshela and senior Martin Torres combined for 32 kills and the Bears held four match points in their first five-set match since 2009, but St. Joseph's (3-9, 2-3) couldn't hand HVMAC regular season champions Yeshiva (10-16, 6-0) their first loss in league play.
March 20, 2013 DiLorenzo Named USCAA Baseball Pitcher of the Week Rosario DiLorenzo was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week after recording his first collegiate win with a complete game, three-hit shutout against Mount Saint Vincent.
March 20, 2013 Cutrone Awarded AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Honors Sophomore Chris Cutrone was named the Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week after going 7-for-11 from the plate including seven RBI while also picking up his third complete game win of the season for St. Joseph's.
March 19, 2013 Lady Bears Sweep HVWAC Softball Honors; Vargas Player, Randazzo Rookie of the Week Mabel Vargas was named the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week after recording St. Joseph's first win of the season in the circle while Maria Randazzo took home the conference's top rookie honors after going 3-for-10 in the Lady Bears season-opening Florida trip.
March 19, 2013 Retas Takes Home AD3I Player of the Year Honors, Carbone Named Coach of the Year St. Joseph's took home two of the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) top honors as Samantha Retas was named the Women's Basketball Player of the Year and Frank P. Carbone was selected Coach of the Year. Kelly McNamee was named Second Team All-Independent while Janine Doran, Teresa Mangan and Taylor Raccuglia each received honorable honorable mention.
March 19, 2013 Bears Baseball Continues to Receive Votes in Top 25 Poll; CCNY Game Postponed After three wins last week, the undefeated, 8-0 Bears baseball team remains in the national D3Baseball.com poll, receiving five votes for games played through Sunday. Due to the inclement weather, today's game vs. CCNY has been postponed.
March 19, 2013 St. Joseph's Places 17 Student-Athletes on AD3I Fall All-Academic Team St. Joseph's is proud to announce that 17 Bears and Lady Bears have been named to the 2012 Association of Division III Independents Fall All-Academic Team recognizing outstanding effort in the classroom and the field of play.
March 18, 2013 Bears Volleyball Snaps Three-Game Skid Sweeping Webb Raul Urshela slammed a season-best 16 kills and Martin Torres put away 12 kills helping the Bears defeat Webb Institute in straight sets 3-0 (25-14, 25-18, 25-23), leveling their HVMAC record at 2-2 and move into 2nd place in the conference.
March 17, 2013 Softball Concludes Gene Cusic Classic With Losses to Smith and Worcester State Cassandra Molinari went 2-for-5 as St. Joseph's fell to Smith College, 5-0, and Worcester State, 12-0, on Sunday afternoon to conclude their season-opening Florida trip with a 1-5 mark.
March 17, 2013 Bears Baseball Sweeps Mount Saint Vincent, Moves to 8-0 Rosario DiLorenzo pitched a complete game shutout and Chris Cutrone went 4-for-7 with four RBI as St. Joseph's swept Mount Saint Vincent defeating the Dolphins, 11-4, in game one and 2-0 in the nightcap.
March 16, 2013 Baseball Continues Hot Start Defeating Lehman, Improves to 6-0 Sophomore Chris Cutrone and junior Joe Mendez went a combined 6-for-8 driving in six of St. Joseph's 11 runs as the Bears defeated Lehman College, 11-7, on Saturday afternoon in the Bronx improving their school-record start to 6-0.
March 15, 2013 Softball Picks Up First Win with Triumph Over Dallas, Falls to Wisconsin Lutheran to Split Day Two of Gene Cusic Senior Mabel Vargas tossed five strong innings and batted 3-for-3, scoring twice and drove in a run to lead St. Joseph's (1-3) to a 12-4 victory over Dallas. The Lady Bears fell to Wisconsin Lutheran, 8-0, in game two of the Lady Bears doubleheader in Fort Myers, FL. Millicia Malvasio batted 3-for-6 over the afternoon with three runs scored.
March 14, 2013 Lady Bears Drop Both Ends of Florida Opener to Drew and Medaille Danielle Marino went 2-for-4 with two RBI including the 50th of her career as the St. Joseph's fell to Drew University, 15-3, and Medaille College, 7-2, in the Lady Bears season-opening doubleheader in Cape Coral, FL.
March 13, 2013 Megafu Named AD3I Rookie of the Year, Cocozello Coach of the Year as Four Bears Land on All-Independent Teams Freshman Michael Megafu was named AD3I Rookie of the Year and First Team All-Independent while sophomore David Louison was also named to the First Team. Coach Joseph Cocozello was named Coach of the Year and senior Jan Rogowski and freshman Matt O'Neill both earned Second Team All-Independent Honors.
March 12, 2013 Bears Volleyball Drops Straight-Set Match to Brooklyn College Martin Torres and Raul Urshela combined for 10 kills as St. Joseph's dropped a straight-set non-conference match against borough rival Brooklyn College, 3-0 (25-10, 25-7, 25-20).
March 12, 2013 Cundari Recognized as USCAA and AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Mike Cundari was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association baseball Co-Player of the Week and the Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week after belting two home runs and driving in a team-high six RBI in St. Joseph's sweep of Maritime improving their best start in school history to 5-0.
March 12, 2013 Louison Earns February AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month Honors Sophomore David Louison was named the Association of Division III Independents Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of February after averaging a double-double during the month while recording his 13th and 14th double-doubles of the season.
March 12, 2013 Bears Baseball Receives Votes in Latest D3Baseball.com Top 25 Poll The undefeated, 5-0 St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) baseball team has received five votes in the latest D3Baseball.com Top 25 Poll for games played through Sunday, March 10. It marks the first time in team history ever receiving votes in the national poll.
March 10, 2013 Baseball Sweeps Maritime Improving On Best Start In School History St. Joseph's improves to 5-0 on the season with a 10-4 victory in game one followed by a 6-2 triumph in a doubleheader against Maritime. The Bears were led by Mike Cundari who belted two home runs and drove in six RBI on the day.
March 9, 2013 Bears Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets to Lehman College Sophomore Raul Urshela and senior Martin Torres combined for 14 of the team's 20 kills as St. Joseph's (2-7) dropped a 3-0 decision to Lehman College on Saturday afternoon in the Bronx.
March 8, 2013 Bears Volleyball Sees Two-Game Winning Streak Snapped by Cooper Union The St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's volleyball team was on the wrong side of a non-conference matchup against Cooper Union despite double-digit kills by sophomore Raul Urshela losing 3-1 (25-13, 18-25, 25-15, 25-20).
March 7, 2013 Four Bears Named to HVMAC Fall All-Academic Team The Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference (HVMAC) has announced that Marco Fuentes, Raul Urshela, John Moore and Joe Mendez have been named to the All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence in the classroom and in the field of play.
March 7, 2013 Eight Lady Bears Earn HVWAC Fall All-Academic Honors Eight Lady Bears were named to the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC) All-Academic Team. Lauren Conter, Hannah Darnell, Teresa Mangan, Jessica Gargano, Melissa Maloy, Krysta Verdone, Victoria LoBosco and Jennifer Moncino receive the honor for their excellence in the classroom and in the field of play.
March 5, 2013 Urshela Takes Home HVMAC Men's Volleyball Player of the Week Honors Sophomore outside hitter Raul Urshela was named Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week after flirting with a triple-double in the Bears first win of the season over Sarah Lawrence.
March 5, 2013 Zaretsky Named to D3Baseball.com Team of the Week, First Bear to Ever Receive the Honor Senior catcher Danny Zaretsky was named to the D3baseball.com Team of the Week after batting 5-for-9 (.556) with three RBI and a run scored during the three-game series versus Albertus Magnus helping the Bears get off to their best start in school history at 3-0.
March 4, 2013 Men’s Volleyball Sweeps Medgar Evers For Second Straight Win Raul Urshela had 12 kills and Martin Torres had 11 kills helping St. Joseph's (2-5) to a straight-set win over Medgar Evers (25-14, 25-23, 25-20). The Bears also landed a season-best 14 aces as a team, Urshela posting four aces.
March 3, 2013 Baseball Sweeps Albertus Magnus Jumping Out To Best Start in School History St. Joseph's moved to 3-0 with a 9-8, walk-off win in game one followed by a 10-3 triumph in a doubleheader against Albertus Magnus. Danny Zaretsky went 5-for-6 on the afternoon with three doubles, two RBI and a run scored. Thomas McKenna knocked five hits, scored three times and drove in a run. Mike Cundari drove in four runs.
March 2, 2013 Baseball Stuns Albertus Magnus With Four Runs in 9th To Walk Off With 7-6 Win in Season Opener Trailing 6-3 in their final at bat, the St. Joseph’s (1-0) plated four runs in the bottom of the 9th to complete a 7-6 comeback victory over Albertus Magnus College. Joe Mendez drew the game-winning walk and finished the afternoon 3-for-4.
March 1, 2013 Urshela's Near Triple-Double Leads Bears Volleyball to HVMAC Win Over Sarah Lawrence Raul Urshela put down a team-high 10 kills, set a new single-game record with eight blocks and brought up nine digs nearly recording the first triple-double in Bears history as St. Joseph's (1-5, 1-2 HVMAC) earned a straight-set, 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-15) league victory over Sarah Lawrence. Martin Torres added a near double-double with nine kills and 10 digs.
February 28, 2013 Bears Second-Half Rally Falls Short to Lindenwood-Belleville in USCAA Consolation The Bears shrank a 22-point deficit to three points with one minute to play, but #8 St. Joseph's fell to #4 Lindenwood-Belleville 81-74 on Thursday afternoon in their USCAA consolation game closing the season at 16-13. Jan Rogowski led SJC with 16 points. David Louison recorded his 14th double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds. Michael Megafu had 15 points and eight rebounds.
February 28, 2013 Bears USCAA National Championships Central The Bears conclude their 2012-13 campaign in a consolation game at the USCAA National Championships vs. Lindenwood University-Belleville on Thursday morning at 11:15 a.m. Everything you need to follow them live will be posted on this page.
February 27, 2013 Hot-Shooting Rochester Ends Bears USCAA Tournament Run #8 St. Joseph's (16-12) couldn't play Cinderella against #1 Rochester in the first round of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association National Tournament falling 75-53 in the Bears' first appearance in the Championships since 2007. Senior Jan Rogowski led the Bears with 12 points and Matt O'Neill netted 10 points.
February 26, 2013 Retas Named USCAA First-Team All-American; Three Earn All-Academic Accolades Samantha Retas becomes the first Lady Bear First-Team All-American since 2006. Senior Janine Doran, Danielle Marino were each named All-Academic.
February 26, 2013 Louison's USCAA All-American & All-Academic Selection Highlights Four Receiving USCAA Year-End Honors David Louison becomes the first Bear since 2007 to receive All-American and the third student-athlete in SJC history to receive both USCAA All-American and All-Academic Honors. Michael Megafu received All-American Honorable Mention. John Moore and Matt Marino received All-Academic honors for the second time in their career.
February 23, 2013 Bears Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets to Brooklyn & Albertus Sophomore Raul Urshela put down 10 kills and Iqbal Husain dished out 20 assists over a non-conference tri-match, as St. Joseph's (0-5) fell to Brooklyn College, 3-0 (25-11, 25-12, 25-15), and Albertus Magnus College, 3-0 (25-12, 25-19, 25-14).
February 21, 2013 Baseball Season Opener This Weekend Cancelled Due to unplayable field conditions at the SJC Outdoor Complex from Winter Storm Nemo, this Sunday's doubleheader vs. Albertus Magnus has been cancelled. The Bears will now open their 2013 season on Saturday, March 2 with a doubleheader against Albertus Magnus at Baseball Heaven.
February 20, 2013 Bears Receive Bid to 2013 USCAA National Championships The Bears will make their first appearance in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Championships since 2007 and will enter as the No. 8 seed drawing No. 1 Rochester College in the opening round on Wednesday, February 27th.
February 20, 2013 Lady Bears Close Season on Five-Game Win Streak With Senior Night Victory Over Yeshiva Teresa Mangan scored a career-high 30 points and Janine Doran added a 13-point, 14-rebound double-double leading St. Joseph's (17-10) to a 91-68 victory over Yeshiva to close out the 2012-13 regular season. Their 17th win is also the most wins since the 2005-06 season.
February 18, 2013 Rogowski, Louison and Megafu HVMAC All-Conference Selections, Cocozello Coach of the Year After finishing runner-up in both the Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference regular season and HVMAC Tournament, Jan Rogowski, David Louison and Michael Megafu have been named to the All-Conference Team while Joseph Cocozello has been tabbed HVMAC Coach of the Year
February 18, 2013 McNamee and Mangan Named to HVWAC All-Conference Team Kelly McNamee and Teresa Mangan have been named to the All-Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Team after helping lead the Lady Bears to a second place regular season finish which culminated in their fifth conference championship.
February 17, 2013 Bears Comeback Bid Falls Short in HVMAC Title Game After erasing an 18-point deficit and building a four-point lead with five minutes to play, St. Joseph's (16-11) fell to rivals Berkeley, 71-67, in the 2013 Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Championship. David Louison scored a game-high 20 points and Michael Megafu recorded his 15th double-double of the season with 18 points and 13 rebounds.
February 17, 2013 CHAMPIONS! Lady Bears Knock Off Albany Pharmacy to Claim Fifth HVWAC Title Tournament MVP Kelly McNamee scored 13 points in the second half, powering a critical run that gave the Lady Bears the lead for good as St. Joseph's (16-10) defeated Albany Pharmacy, 57-43, in the 2013 Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Championship. The defense also limited the Panthers to a season-worst 23% shooting. Samantha Retas and Taylor Raccuglia scored 12 points each.
February 16, 2013 Lady Bears Fend Off Berkeley; Reach Fifth Straight Title Game Megan Moran scored 12 of her game-high-tying 16 points in the second half to hold off a surging Berkeley College as St. Joseph's (15-10) won their third straight game setting up a rematch against Albany College of Pharmacy for the HVWAC Championship tomorrow. Kelly McNamee also scored 16 points.
February 16, 2013 Bears Overwhelm Albany Pharmacy, Move into HVMAC Championship St. Joseph's (16-10) led from start to finish and won their sixth-straight game to reach their eighth consecutive Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference title game playing Berkeley tomorrow at 2 pm. David Ortiz had a career-high-tying 16 points and Ian Duff added 12 points.
February 15, 2013 Lady Bears Swimming Defeats Cedar Crest on Senior Night St. Joseph's captured 10-of-11 events to close out their 2012-13 campaign with a 52-29 victory over Cedar Crest on Senior Night. Senior Laura Sonnylal closed out her career with victories in the 50 free and 100 breaststroke. Freshman Morgan Summers collected wins in the 200 IM and 100 backstroke.
February 15, 2013 Bears Volleyball Drops Hard-Fought Conference Match to Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's (0-3. 0-2 HVMAC) dropped a 3-1 (25-21, 28-26, 18-25, 25-23) decision to Sarah Lawrence College in a close match that featured 46 ties and 19 lead changes. Raul Urshela and Martin Torres led the Bears with 13 kills apiece.
February 12, 2013 Lady Bears Erase 15-Point Deficit to Stun New Rochelle in HVWAC Finale A six-minute scoring drought put the St. Joseph's (14-10, 4-1) in a deficit for nearly the entire game, before a overtaking New Rochelle in the final minutes to pull out a 56-53 in their Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference finale, clinching the #2 seed and quarterfinal round bye for the tournament.
February 12, 2013 Louison Nabs AD3I and HVMAC Player of the Week Honors Sophomore David Louison was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) and Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference (HVMAC) Player of the Week after securing his second 20-point, 20-rebound performance of the season in helping lead the St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's basketball team to a 2-0 record.
February 12, 2013 Bears Conclude Regular Season with Impressive Win over Pratt St. Joseph's (15-10, 5-1) will carry a five-game winning streak into the upcoming HVMAC tournament, bypassing Pratt Institute 81-38. The Bears shot 50 percent for the contest led by Thomas Karasinski's career-high six trifectas and team-high 18 points.
February 10, 2013 Bears Volleyball Drops Both Ends of Season-Opening Tri-Match Senior Martin Torres and sophomore Raul Urshela each put down 16 kills as St. Joseph's (0-2, 0-1 HVMAC) opened their 2013 campaign with a pair of losses to Berkeley College (NJ), 3-0, and Yeshiva, 3-1.
February 10, 2013 Bears Win Fourth Straight With Senior Day Win Over Lancaster Bible David Louison posted his second 20-point, 20-rebound game of the season and senior Thomas Karasinski drained four three-pointers on Senior Day leading St. Joseph’s (14-10) to a 73-61 victory over Lancaster Bible College.
February 8, 2013 USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls Update - Week 11 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Coaches' Polls released today has the Bears holding on to the No. 9 spot, while the Lady Bears inch up one spot to No. 14.
February 8, 2013 Senior Nights Rescheduled Due to Winter Storm Due to the effects of the impending winter storm, please take note of the following changes for events scheduled for this weekend. Lady Bears senior night has been postponed. Bears, Dance & Step senior day moved to Sunday at 2 p.m.
February 6, 2013 Bears Defeat Vaughn, Move into 2nd Place in HVMAC Jan Rogowski scored 19 points leading three Bears in double figures and Michael Megafu secured 17 rebounds leading St. Joseph's (13-10, 4-1) to a 66-48 conference victory over Vaughn College
February 5, 2013 Megafu Named HVMAC Rookie of the Week for Third Time Michael Megafu was named Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for the third time this season after securing his 13th double-double of the season in helping lead the Bears to a pair of conference wins over Sarah Lawrence and Albany Pharmacy.
February 5, 2013 Five Reach Double-Figures as Lady Bears Tame Panthers All five starters scored in double figures and two Lady Bears recorded double-doubles as the St. Joseph’s (13-10) captured an 87-75 triumph over Old Westbury. Teresa Mangan tallied 19 points and Taylor Raccuglia netted a career-high 18 with eight caroms.
February 3, 2013 Lady Bears Swimming Captures Second at HVWAC Championships Freshmen Morgan Summers and Tina Wong collected the maximum four medals each as St. Joseph's finished in second at the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Championships. Rebecca Sacerio, Laura Sonnylal and Jaclyn Montana also medaled for the Lady Bears.
February 2, 2013 Bears Overwhelm Albany Pharmacy, Win Second-Straight HVMAC Tilt Jan Rogowski led five Bears in double figures draining five three-pointers scoring a game-high-tying 17 points as St. Joseph's (12-10, 3-1 HVMAC) captured a convincing 81-61 victory over Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. David Louison added 16 points and Michael Megafu notched his 13th double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds.
February 2, 2013 Lady Bears Suffer First HVWAC Loss To Albany Pharmacy St. Joseph's (12-10, 3-1) saw their three-game win streak snapped by a poor-shooting first-half performance as Albany Pharmacy led from start to finish in a 67-48 road loss. Kelly McNamee tallied a season-high 17 points, Taylor Raccuglia added 14 points and seven boards.
February 1, 2013 USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls Update - Week 10 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Coaches' Polls released today has the Bears sliding one spot to No. 9 while the Lady Bears remain at No. 14.
January 30, 2013 Lady Bears Swimming Levels Record With Sweep of Div. II Post and New Rochelle St. Joseph's (5-5) improved to .500 on the season with a narrow 47-45 victory over Division II Post University and a 69-26 triumph over HVWAC foes New Rochelle. Morgan Summers added a third record to her name in the 500-yard freestyle, lowering the mark by over a half-a-minute.
January 30, 2013 Lady Bears Remain Perfect in HVWAC Play Defeating Yeshiva St. Joseph's (12-9, 3-0 HVWAC) led by four players in double figures defeated Yeshiva, 70-51, remaining perfect in Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC) play while moving a season-high three games over .500. Megan Moran led the Lady Bears with 15 points while Kelly McNamee chipped in a season-high 14 points along with swiping a career-high five steals.
January 30, 2013 Bears Defense Clamps Down in Triumph Over Sarah Lawrence The Bears defense swiped 21 steals and held the Gryphons to opponent season lows in scoring and field-goal percentage as St. Joseph's (11-10, 2-1 HVMAC) cruised to a 71-20 triumph over Sarah Lawrence. David Louison scored a game-high 17 points and Michael Megafu tallied 12 points.
January 29, 2013 Retas Earns Fifth AD3I Weekly Award Sophomore Samantha Retas was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week after recording her 11th and 12th double-doubles of the season in helping lead the Lady Bears to a 1-1 record over the past week,
January 29, 2013 Lady Bears Cruise Past Vaughn Behind Balanced Team Effort All 11 Lady Bears recorded a field goal and logged at least 15 minutes of action as St. Joseph's (11-9, 2-0) remained undefeated in HVWAC play with a 70-30 triumph over Vaughn College. Danielle Marino recorded her first career double-double (12 points, 12 rebounds). Samantha Retas and Deirdre Lavelle added 10 points each.
January 29, 2013 O'Neill Takes Home AD3I and HVMAC Player of the Week Honors Freshman Matt O'Neill was named the Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Player of the Week after flirting with a near triple-double (11 points, 9 steals, 7 assists) against The King's College while setting a new career-high with 27 points against HVMAC rival Berkeley College.
January 29, 2013 Summers Named HVWAC Swimmer of the Week Freshman Morgan Summers earned Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Swimming Player of the Week after taking home two individual victories and leading her relay to a victory as the Lady Bears beat New Rochelle and lost to John Jay in a double-dual meet on Friday.
January 26, 2013 O'Neill's Career-High 27 Falls Short as Berkeley Edges Out Bears in Final Seconds Freshman Matt O’Neill tallied a career- and game-high 27 points, including a trifecta that tied the game with 19 seconds left, but the St. Joseph’s fell to HVMAC rivals Berkeley, 76-74, on a tough shot with three seconds remaining.
January 26, 2013 Hot Shooting Lady Bears Defeat Berkeley in HVWAC Opener Sophomores Samantha Retas and Taylor Raccuglia became the first Lady Bears to record double-doubles in the same game, leading St. Josephs (10-9, 1-0 HVWAC) past Berkeley College, 74-54, on Alumni, Family & Friends Day. Retas sent a new Lady Bear single-game record pulling down 20 rebounds in her 12th double-double of the season.
January 25, 2013 USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls Update - Week 9 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Coaches' Polls released today has the Bears remaining at No. 8 for the third straight week and the Lady Bears falling one spot to No. 14.
January 25, 2013 Lady Bears Split Double Dual With John Jay and New Rochelle The Lady Bears won five events led by freshman Morgan Summers who was victorious in all three events as the St. Joseph's (3-5, 1-1 HVWAC) defeated conference foe New Rochelle, 63-29, and were edged out by John Jay, 48-45, on Friday.
January 23, 2013 Louison's 20-and-20 Not Enough As Bears Fall to Brooklyn College Despite David Louison's 20-point, 20-rebound double-double (12th of the season) and Matt O'Neill's career-high 20 points, Brooklyn College used an 11-0 second-half run to hand St. Joseph's (10-9) an 85-76 loss at home on Wednesday.
January 22, 2013 Brooklyn College Snaps Lady Bears Streak With Second-Half Surge Brooklyn College utilized a 13-0 run to open the second-half and hand St. Joseph's (9-9) a 65-55 defeat, ending their three-game winning streak and returning them to .500. Janine Doran led the Lady Bears with 12 points, Samantha Retas and Megan Moran added 11 points each, Retas also grabbing 10 boards for her 11th double-double.
January 21, 2013 Bears Overwhelm King’s; Explode for School-Record 114 Points All 13 Bears recorded a field goal and six finished in double figures as St. Joseph’s (10-8) snapped a three-game skid with a 114-61 road victory over The King’s College. David Louison (15 pts, 10 reb) and Michael Megafu (12 pts, 10 reb) each notched their 11th double-doubles.
January 19, 2013 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Statistical Leaders Update In the latest NCAA Division III statistical rankings for games played through January 17, Samantha Retas ranks No. 9 in double-doubles and No. 26 in rebounding while the Lady Bears as a team have moved up to No. 11 in blocks
January 19, 2013 Wong and Summers Improve School Records as Lady Bears Swimming Falls to Sarah Lawrence Freshmen Morgan Summers and Tina Wong set three new school records and were the top point producers, but St. Joseph’s (2-4) fell to Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference foes Sarah Lawrence College, 106-79, on Saturday afternoon.
January 19, 2013 John Jay Downs Bears With Hot-Shooting Second Half David Ortiz scored a career-high 16 points and Vernon Maddox added 10 points and dished out four assists, but John Jay shot 54 percent in the second half and used a 7-0 run to pull away from St. Joseph's (9-8) and hand them a 79-68 road loss on Saturday. Michael Megafu and Matt O'Neill added nine points each.
January 18, 2013 USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls Update - Week 8 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Coaches' Polls released today has the Bears remaining at No. 8 and the Lady Bears moving up three spots to No. 13.
January 18, 2013 Bears Ranked Top 10 Among Division III Statistical Leaders In the latest NCAA Division III statistical rankings for games played through January 17, David Louison and Michael Megafu were ranked tied for No. 3 in double-doubles and ranked No. 4 and No. 5, respectively, in rebounding.
January 17, 2013 NYU-Poly Stuns Bears With Come-From-Behind Victory Michael Megafu recorded his 10th double-double of the season with 15 points and 13 rebounds and Vernon Maddox added 13 points, but NYU-Poly sank their final 11 free throws to outscore St. Joseph's (9-7) 11-3 over the final 3:25 to complete a 71-63 comeback win.
January 17, 2013 Mangan Receives HVWAC Player of the Week Accolades Senior Teresa Mangan was named Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Co-Player of the Week after producing back-to-back 19-point performances over the week ending Sunday, January 13.
January 16, 2013 O'Neill Named HVMAC Rookie of the Week Freshman Matt O'Neill was named Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week averaging 14.0 points per game while shooting 43 percent from beyond the arc during the three-game stretch for St. Joseph's
January 16, 2013 Louison Earns Third AD3I Player of the Week Honors Sophomore David Louison was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) men's basketball Player of the Week after recording his eighth and ninth double-doubles on the season ranking tied for fourth in Division III. Louison averaged 15.7 ppg and 11.7 rebounds over a three-game stretch for the Bears.
January 16, 2013 Lady Bears Pull Away From Trinity in Second Half to Move Above .500 Samantha Retas (13 pts, 14 reb) recorded her 10th double-double of the season, Kelly McNamee added 13 points, and Taylor Raccuglia chipped in 10 points as the Lady Bears (9-8) defeated Trinity Washington University, 63-56, on the road on Wednesday.
January 14, 2013 Medgar Evers Holds Off Last Minute Bears Comeback Bid Jan Rogowski scored a season-high 20 points, David Louison notched his 10th double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Bears (9-6) nearly erased a 12-point deficit with four minutes to play pulling within three in the final minute, before suffering a 75-70 setback to Medgar Evers College.
January 14, 2013 Lady Bears Tame Cougars and Return to .500 Mark Danielle Marino and Kelly McNamee scored 10 points each, leading a team effort that saw 10 different Lady Bears score a basket as St. Joseph's (8-8) led from start-to-finish in a 67-52 triumph over Medgar Evers College.
January 12, 2013 Bears Dice Culinary in HVMAC Opener Six Bears scored in double figures led by the ninth double-doubles of the season from David Louison (11 pts, 13 reb) and Michael Megafu (15 pts, 10 reb) as St. Joseph's (9-5, 1-0 HVMAC) cruised past Culinary, 95-51, snapping a two-game skid. John Moore (pictured) set a new Bears single-game block record with five rejections.
January 12, 2013 Lady Bears Sink USCAA Foes Apprentice; First Time Since 2004 Samantha Retas (23 pts, 12 reb) recorded her ninth double-double and Teresa Mangan dropped 19 points to lead No. 16 St. Joseph’s to a 74-63 victory over No. 11 Apprentice. Taylor Raccuglia added a career-high 15 points and four blocks. Janine Doran grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds with seven points.
January 11, 2013 USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls Update - Week 7 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Coaches' Polls released today has both teams slipping one spot. Bears now No. 8, Lady Bears now No. 16.
January 10, 2013 Bears Stymied by Staten Island in Road Loss David Louison and Matt O'Neill each scored 18 points as St. Joseph's (8-5) dropped their second straight game to open the new year, falling 80-68 to cross-borough rivals the College of Staten Island on Thursday night.
January 9, 2013 Retas and Megafu Named AD3I Student-Athletes of the Month Lady Bears sophomore forward Samantha Retas and Bears freshman forward Michael Megafu have been selected as the Association of Division III (AD3I) Student-Athletes of the Month for December
January 9, 2013 Lady Bears Stumble Against USCAA Rivals Briarcliffe Teresa Mangan scored 19 points and Megan Moran added a career-high 18 points, but the St. Joseph's (6-8) couldn't overcome a 19-1, first-half Briarcliffe run and five Bulldogs in double figures falling 84-66 on Wednesday night.
January 8, 2013 Retas Earns D3Hoops, AD3I & HVWAC Weekly Honors Sophomore Samantha Retas was named to the D3Hoops Team of the Week while also being tabbed AD3I and HVWAC Player of the Week after recording her seventh & eighth double-doubles during a pair of games where she set career-highs in points, rebounds and blocks.
January 8, 2013 USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls Update - Week 6 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches' Polls released on Friday has the Bears remaining at No. 7 and the Lady Bears inching up one spot to No. 15.
January 7, 2013 Bears Open 2013 With Road Loss to Drew David Louison (18 pts, 13 reb) and Michael Megafu (12 pts, 11 reb) both recorded their eighth double-doubles of the season, but the Bears (8-4) got off to a slow start to open 2013, falling behind early and unable to close the gap in a 75-64 loss to Drew University.
January 5, 2013 Albertus Magnus Edges Out Lady Bears in See-Saw Battle at Barclays Center In a game that saw 12 ties and six lead changes, double-double efforts from Samantha Retas (23 pts, 18 reb) and Janine Doran (12 pts, 12 reb) weren't enough as Albertus Magnus scored five points in the final 35 seconds to take a 76-71 victory over the Lady Bears at the Barclays Center.
January 4, 2013 Swimming vs. John Jay Cancelled The Lady Bears home swimming dual meet vs. John Jay College has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. The Lady Bears return to the pool on January 19, 2013 in an HVWAC dual meet against Sarah Lawrence College.
January 4, 2013 Lady Bears Barclays Center Game Featured in the NY Times Local The New York Times Fort Greene-Clinton Hill Local did a piece on the Lady Bears basketball game vs. Albertus Magnus College tomorrow.
January 3, 2013 Retas' Career Game Helps Lady Bears Hold Off Purchase Samantha Retas recorded her seventh double-double of the season and posted career highs in points (31), rebounds (15, tie) and blocks (4) to help the Lady Bears hold off a late surge by the Panthers in a 70-65 over Purchase College. St. Joseph's (6-6) wins their second straight and reaches the .500 mark for the second time this season.
January 2, 2013 Mangan Sweeps USCAA, AD3I and HVWAC Player of the Week Recognizing her career-high 27 point effort in the victory over Pomona-Pitzer, senior Teresa Mangan was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association, Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week
January 2, 2013 Hello Brooklyn! Lady Bears to Play at Barclays Center on Jan. 5th St. Joseph's (6-6) welcomes Albertus Magnus (9-1) of the Great Northeast Athletic Conference to the Barclays Center on Saturday, January 5th in a day-night doubleheader headlined by the Nets/Kings NBA game. The Lady Bears and Falcons will tip-off at 2:30 p.m.
December 29, 2012 Mangan's Career-High 27 Propels Lady Bears Past Pomona-Pitzer Teresa Mangan scored 16 points in a span of 3:14 during a pivotal 18-0 second half run as St. Joseph's (5-6) erased a seven-point deficit and defeated Pomona-Pitzer, 67-60, to close their California swing. Samantha Retas also scored a career-high, recording her sixth double-double with 26 points and 15 rebounds.
December 28, 2012 Retas Earns AD3I and HVWAC Player of the Week Honors Sophomore forward Samantha Retas was named the Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week after picking up her fifth double-double of the season in the Lady Bears' 68-56 loss to Staten Island.
December 28, 2012 Lady Bears Slugged By UC Santa Cruz in California Opener The Lady Bears (4-6) suffered a 77-34 setback to Association of Division III Independents foe University of California Santa Cruz to begin their west coast trip.
December 27, 2012 Going Back to Cali... Lady Bears California Trip Preview The St. Joseph's College women's basketball team heads to the Golden State for the fifth time in program history today for a key matchup against fellow AD3I members UC Santa Cruz and SCIAC foes Pomona-Pitzer. Here's what's in store for the Lady Bears this week.
December 22, 2012 Lady Bears Stymied by Staten Island, Fall 68-56 Sophomore Samanta Retas recorded her fifth double-double with a career-high-tying 23 points and 12 rebounds, leading three Lady Bears in double figures but St. Joseph's dropped a 68-56 decision to the inter-borough rivals College of Staten Island. Teresa Mangan had 15 points and Janine Doran added 10.
December 22, 2012 USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls Update - Week 5 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches' Polls released on Friday has the Bears now sitting alone at No. 7 and the Lady Bears creeping up one spot to No. 16.
December 19, 2012 Megafu Collects AD3I Player and HVMAC Rookie of the Week Honors Freshman guard/forward Michael Megafu repeats as Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week and earns his second Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week award.
December 19, 2012 Lady Bears Basketball Schedule Changes Announced Please take note of the following schedule changes to the Lady Bears basketball schedule for January
December 15, 2012 Bears and Lady Bears Continue to Climb USCAA Basketball Coaches Polls The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches' Polls released on Friday has the Bears and Lady Bears each moving up three spots; the Bears now ranked tied for No. 7 and the Lady Bears sit at No. 17.
December 13, 2012 Lady Bears Rank Among NCAA Division III Statistical Leaders In the latest NCAA Division III national statistical rankings released earlier this week, the Lady Bears were ranked in the top 10 percent in several team categories and Samantha Retas, Teresa Mangan and Jennifer Miller placed among the top 100 individually.
December 12, 2012 Retas Repeats as AD3I Player of the Week Sophomore forward Samantha Retas was named the Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week after averaging a near double-double during the week pouring in 19.3 points and 9.7 rebounds per game to help lead the Lady Bears to a 2-1 record.
December 12, 2012 Louison Tabbed AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month Sophomore forward David Louison was named the Association of Division III Independents Student-Athlete of the Month for November after averaging 12 points and 14 rebounds per game in leading helping lead the Bears to a 5-2 record matching their best start in school history.
December 11, 2012 Megafu Sweeps Men's Basketball Player of the Week Honors Freshman guard/forward Michael Megafu was named United States Collegiate Athletic Association and Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference men's basketball Player of the Week after recording the first 30-point, 20-rebound game in St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) history leading the Bears to a 90-87, double overtime win against sibling rival St. Joseph's College (Long Island).
December 11, 2012 Louison & Megafu Sit Atop the Division III Statistical Leaders in Double-Doubles In the latest NCAA Division III national statistical rankings released today, sophomore David Louison and freshman Michael Megafu were ranked one-two in double-doubles for games played through Sunday, December 9th.
December 10, 2012 Bears and Lady Bears Move Up USCAA Coaches Polls The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches' Polls released on Friday has the Bears cracking the Top 10, moving five spots up to No. 10, while the Lady Bears enter the poll for the first week at No. 20.
December 10, 2012 Bears Strike Down Lightning, Finish First Half of Schedule 8-3 Following up his 30 & 20 effort, freshman Michael Megafu recorded his seventh double-double of the season with game highs of 21 points and 18 rebounds to lead the Bears (8-3) to a 65-56 victory over Lehman College. Matt O'Neill poured in a career-high 19 points with six rebounds and six steals.
December 10, 2012 Women's Swimming vs. New Rochelle Postponed; Home Meet Added The Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference swimming dual vs. the College of New Rochelle scheduled for tomorrow at the CNR Wellness Center has been postponed. No makeup date has been set at this time. A home meet vs. Cedar Crest has been added on Friday, February 8th, 2013.
December 9, 2012 Lady Bears Light Up Lehman in Second Half to Return to .500 Shooting a season-best 50 percent as a team for the game, St. Joseph's (4-4) broke open a two-point game at half, outscoring Lehman 37-19 in the second half to take a 71-51 victory. Samantha Retas recorded her fourth straight double-double (23 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists) and Taylor Raccuglia notched her first career double-double (11 points, 11 rebounds) in her first start.
December 7, 2012 Megafu Records First-Ever 30 and 20 to Lead Bears to Double Overtime Victory over St. Joseph's (L.I.) Freshman Michael Megafu shot a blistering 82 percent to turn in 31 points and grabbed 20 rebounds to lead three Bears with double-double efforts in a 90-87 double overtime victory over sibling rivals St. Joseph's College (Long Island), David Louison (16 pts, 14 reb) and Emitt Hightower (10 pts, 11 reb) also contributed double-doubles to the victory.
December 7, 2012 Lady Bears Late Surge Comes Up Short vs. St. Joseph's (L.I.) The Lady Bears held the Golden Eagles without a field goal over the final 6:28 and clipped a 13-point second-half deficit to two, but couldn't complete the comeback falling 64-60 to sibling rivals Patchogue. Samantha Retas recorded her third double-double of the season with 22 points and 13 rebounds.
December 7, 2012 Lady Bears Swimming Edged by St. Joseph’s (L.I.), Defeats Old Westbury The annual sibling rivalry between the Brooklyn and Patchogue saw the Lady Bears lead through eight events and the winner decided by the final event, but Brooklyn dropped a 51-43 decision in the annual East vs. West matchup. The Lady Bears dominated Old Westbury winning all-but-one event to notch a 74-19 victory.
December 4, 2012 Morgan Summers Tabbed HVWAC Rookie of the Week Freshman Morgan Summers was named Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Women's Swimming Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's to their first victory of the season over Lehman producing victories in all three events she swam including setting a new school record in the 200 IM.
December 4, 2012 David Louison Repeats as AD3I Player of the Week Sophomore forward David Louison was named Association of Division III Independents men's basketball Player of the Week after recording three double-doubles leading St. Joseph's to a 2-1 record over the past week.
December 4, 2012 Bears Ground Raptors in 2012 Home Finale, 75-58 David Louison fell one rebound shy of his seventh double-double scoring a game-high 14 points, leading three Bears in double figures during a dominating home win of Bard College. Michael Megafu registered his fifth double-double (12 pts, 13 reb) and David Ortiz poured in 11 points for the Bears who have won four of their last five.
December 4, 2012 Samantha Retas Named USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week Sophomore forward Samantha Retas was named United States Collegiate Athletic Association and Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week after averaging 11.7 points, 8.3 rebounds, 2.7 steals, and 1.0 blocks per game leading the Lady Bears to a 2-1 mark.
December 3, 2012 Lady Bears Level Record in Wire-to-Wire Triumph Over King's Eleven different Lady Bears recorded a field goal and as St. Joseph's (3-3) coasted to a 62-26 victory over The King's College (NY). Samantha Retas led all scorers with 13 points to go along with six rebounds. Teresa Mangan netted nine points, draining 3-of-3 from behind the arc.
December 1, 2012 Lady Bears Cruise Past York to Win Second Straight Sophomore Samantha Retas led four Lady Bears in double-figures with a 14 point, 10 rebound double-double and Janine Doran also tallied 14 points with nine rebounds in a 81-57 win over York College on Saturday.
December 1, 2012 Bears Comeback Bid to York Falls Short Ending Three-Game Streak The Bears nearly overcame a 19-point deficit pulling within two in the final minute, but couldn't overtake the Cardinals falling 76-72 on Saturday. Four Bears finished in double-figures led by David Louison (14 pts, 13 reb) and Michael Megafu (10 pts, 13 reb) who each turned in double-double efforts.
November 30, 2012 Bears Knock Off USCAA No. 7 Ranked Apprentice in Thriller, 64-61 Michael Megafu made a pair of free throws with :08.7 left to erase a nine-point second-half deficit and help the Bears outscore the Builders 12-0 over the final 5:27 en route to a 64-61 victory in a USCAA battle. Jan Rogowski netted a game-high 17 points with five three-pointers and David Louison recorded his fifth double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds.
November 29, 2012 Lady Bears Ground Falcons, Notch First Win of Season in Home Opener Eleven different Lady Bears scored a basket and three finished in double-figures led by junior Megan Moran's game-high 14 points in a 82-50 victory over Cedar Crest College. Sophomore Taylor Raccuglia and Kelly McName both came off the bench to net 12 points each.
November 28, 2012 Lady Bears Swimming Defeats Lehman in Home Opener; Bears Club Swimming Makes Debut The Lady Bears won 10 of 11 events en route to a 72-22 victory over Lehman College in their 2012 home opener at Brooklyn Technical High School. Morgan Summers led the Lady Bears to three wins and set another school record in the 200 yard IM. The men's club team also recorded one win and were edged out by less than a second in two other events.
November 27, 2012 Bears Survive Late Dolphin Surge to Win Second Straight David Louison recorded his fourth double-double (13 pts, 16 reb) and had a key block in the waning seconds to help the Bears capture a 68-66 victory over Mount Saint Vincent. Four Bears finished in double figures with David Ortiz scoring a team-high 14 points and Vernon Maddox and Jan Rogowski chipping in 13 points each.
November 27, 2012 Louison Earns AD3I Player of the Week Honors Sophomore forward David Louison was named Association of Division III Independents men's basketball Player of the Week after recording a pair of double-doubles leading St. Joseph's to a third place finish in the Gallaudet Thanksgiving Tournament.
November 27, 2012 Wong Named HVWAC Swimmer of the Week Freshman Tina Wong was named Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week after leading the Lady Bears to three event wins against Brooklyn College.
November 26, 2012 Lady Bears Late Rally Against Mount Saint Vincent Falls Short Kristin D'Chiutiis scored a game-high 18 points and Janine Doran and Samantha Retas added 13 points each as the Lady Bears dropped a 64-57 road loss to the College of Mount Saint Vincent on Monday night.
November 24, 2012 Hot Second Half Leads Bears to Comeback Win Over Gallaudet David Louison (16 pts, 11 reb) and Michael Megafu (14 pts, 12 reb) each recorded double-doubles helping the Bears erase a seven-point halftime deficit, to earn 3rd place at the Gallaudet University Holiday Tournament with a 63-57 win over the host Bisons. Louison was named to the All-Tournament Team.
November 23, 2012 Bears Squander 13-Point Halftime Lead in Loss to Valley Forge Four Bears scored in double-figures led by David Louison's near double-double (12 pts, 9 reb) but couldn't keep pace with Valley Forge's 64% second-half shooting, dropping a 68-63 decision in the opening round of the Gallaudet University Holiday Tournament. Jan Rogowski, Vernon Maddox and Emitt Hightower added 10 points each.
November 21, 2012 Bears Soccer Concludes Season With Loss to CCNY St. Joseph's ended their 2012 campaign with a 3-10 record dropping a 4-0 decision to CCNY. Deleon Johnson logged four of the Bears six shots, and Michael Miner finished with five saves in defeat.
November 20, 2012 Rookies Set New School Records as Lady Bears Swimming Falls to Brooklyn Tina Wong set new school records in the 200 yard IM and 500 yard freestyle and led the Lady Bears to three event wins and Morgan Summers lowered the record in the 100 yard backstroke, but St. Joseph's (0-2) dropped a 104-84 decision to Brooklyn College
November 20, 2012 Megafu Tabbed HVMAC Basketball Rookie of the Week Freshman Michael Megafu was named Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Basketball Rookie of the Week after recording a pair of double-doubles in leading the Bears to a runner-up finish at the Regis Tip-Off Tournament over the weekend.
November 20, 2012 Bears Defeat Vassar in Home Opener, 63-56 David Louison recorded his second double-double of the season with game highs of 17 points and 14 rebounds leading St. Joseph's (2-1) to a 63-56 victory over Vassar College in their 2012 home opener.
November 18, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Concludes Successful Rookie Campaign With 6-1 Triumph Over Yeshiva The Lady Bears trio of All-HVWAC honorees combined for all six goals in a 6-1 non-conference win over Yeshiva to conclude their inaugural season with a 7-4-2 record. Daniela Semilia recorded her first hat trick, Pamela Chernyakhovsky had a goal with three assists and Daniella Valencia added a pair of goals.
November 17, 2012 Hartwick Pulls Away From Lady Bears in NYU Consolation Kelly McNamee tallied nine points on 4-of-6 shooting as St. Joseph's (0-2) dropped a 54-34 decision to fellow 2012 NCAA Tournament participants Hartwick College on Saturday evening in the third-place game of the NYU Women's Basketball Tip-Off Tournament.
November 17, 2012 Lady Bears Swimming Drops Opener to Notre Dame of Maryland Sophomores Erin Collins and Tiffany Rodriguez finished one-two in the 40 yard free to secure the lone event victory for St. Joseph's (0-1), dropping a a 57-39 decision to the Gators.
November 17, 2012 Panthers Outlast Bears in Regis Tournament Championship Freshman Michael Megafu turned in his second-straight double-double (19 points, 11 rebounds) and David Louison secured a game-high 17 boards, Purchase College pulled away from St. Joseph's in the overtime period of the Regis Tip-Off Tournament Championship, handing the Bears their first loss of the season, 83-74.
November 16, 2012 Lady Bears Basketball Falls to NYU in Season Opener Sophomore Samantha Retas recorded a 20 point, 13 rebound double-double in her Lady Bear debut to lead three in double figures, but St. Joseph's (0-1) fell 68-53 to hosts NYU who have a perfect 21-0 record in their tip-off tournament over the past 11 years.
November 16, 2012 Bears Basketball Victorious Over Regis in Season Opener Four Bears scored in double figures highlighted by double-doubles from David Louison (10 pts, 17 reb) and freshman Michael Megafu (16 pts, 10 reb) to lead St. Joseph's (1-0) to a 70-59 road win over Regis College on Friday night in the Regis Tip-Off Tournament opener.
November 16, 2012 Men's & Women's Soccer Finales Scheduled Lady Bears to host Yeshiva University on Sunday, November 18 at 10:30 am. Bears to host CCNY on Wednesday, November 21 at 8:30 pm. Both games will take place at Aviator Sports Complex.
November 15, 2012 Eleven Selected to Fall Hudson Valley All-Conference Teams At the conclusion of each fall championship, the Hudson Valley Men's and Women's Athletic Conferences have named their All-Conference Teams. For the fall season, 11 Bears and Lady Bears have received All-Conference recognition.
November 11, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Upset By Culinary in HVWAC Semis Top-seeded St. Joseph's (14-7) fell 3-1 to HVWAC Tournament runner-up Culinary in the semifinals. The Lady Bears threatened to force a fifth-and-deciding set building a 22-15 lead in the 4th set, but couldn't convert two set points. Lauren GaNun led the Lady Bears with a match-high 13 kills. Kim Matthews recorded a 10 kill, 19 dig double-double. Megan Moran added 11 kills.
November 11, 2012 Champions! Lady Bears Take Home HVWAC Soccer Title Backed by Daniela Semilia who was named Tournament MVP for her defensive efforts, St. Joseph's defeated Berkeley College, 2-0, to capture the 2012 Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Soccer Championship in their inaugural season. Pamela Chernyakhovsky and Daniella Valencia each scored goals in the win.
November 10, 2012 HVWAC Soccer & Volleyball Championship Previews Both Lady Bears soccer and volleyball teams are in action on Sunday with a shot to claim their respective conference titles. Soccer vs. Berkeley at CSI at noon. Volleyball at HVWAC semifinals at Culinary Institute at 3 pm.
November 10, 2012 Swimming Schedule Changes The Lady Bears swimming home opener scheduled for this Tuesday, November 13th vs. John Jay has been rescheduled to Friday, January 4, 2013. The meet vs. Lehman has been switched to Brooklyn Tech and will be the home opener on Wednesday, November 28.
November 9, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Advances to Championship Game Top-seeded St. Joseph's (5-4-2) bypassed #4 Medgar Evers to earn a spot in the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference championship game. The Lady Bears will face #2 Berkeley for the title on Sunday, November 11 at noon at the College of Staten Island.
November 9, 2012 Mandatory Baseball Team Informational Meeting - Saturday, December 8th UPDATE 11/9 (NEW DATE): All men interested in participating on the 2013 Bears Baseball team must attend a mandatory meeting for on Saturday, December 8th at 9 a.m. in the auditorium. Tryouts will be open to all cleared and eligible men and will be held in January.
November 8, 2012 GaNun and O’Neill Selected AD3I Rookie and Coach of the Year; Four Receive All-Independent Honors Freshman Lauren Ganun and senior Kim Matthews were selected to the Association of Division III Independents First-Team All-Independent. Junior Sabrina Cornia was named Second-Team All-Independent. Junior Megan Moran received All-Independent Honorable Mention. Fifth-year head coach Kathleen named Coach of the Year for the first time in her career.
November 8, 2012 Farinella and Chernyakhovsky Named Defensive Player and Rookie of the Year; Five Lady Bears Named All-Independent Junior Nicole Farinella, freshman Pamela Chernyakhovsky and sophomore Shannon Rom named Association of Division III Independents First-Team All-Independent. Junior Cynthia Gambino and freshman Daniella Valencia named to second team. Farinella selected Defensive Player of the Year, Chernyakhovsky Rookie of the Year.
November 8, 2012 Bears Soccer Produces Four AD3I All-Independent Team Selections Freshman Raul Urshela was named Association of Division III Independents First-Team All-Independent. Sophomore Michael Miner, sophomore Deleon Johnson and freshman Matthew O'Neill were named Second-Team All-Independent.
November 2, 2012 Three Bears Receive USCAA All-Academic Honors Sophomore Raul Urshela, sophomore Marco Fuentes and junior John Moore were named to the 2012 United States Collegiate Athletic Association Men's Soccer National All-Academic Team.
November 2, 2012 Six Lady Bears Collect USCAA Year-End Soccer Honors Cynthia Gambino was named USCAA Women's Soccer Second Team All-American. Pamela Chernyakovsky and Nicole Farinella were granted All-American Honorable Mention. Jessica Gargano, Melissa Maloy and Krysta Verdone were each selected to the National All-Academic Team.
November 1, 2012 LoBosco Named to HVWAC All-Conference Tennis Team Sophomore Victoria LoBosco was the Lady Bears top tennis player for most of the season and her solid rookie campaign was recognized with a selection to the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference All-Conference Team.
October 31, 2012 GaNun Collects Sixth Weekly Honor, Named HVWAC Rookie of the Week Freshman middle hitter Lauren GaNun has been named the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference women's volleyball Rookie of the Week for the second time this season, adding to her numerous weekly accolades received this season.
October 31, 2012 Urshela Tabbed AD3I Men's Soccer Player of the Week Sophomore forward Raul Urshela has been named the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Player of the Week, the second Bear to receive the honor this season.
October 28, 2012 Bears Soccer Concludes Conference Play with Victory Over Webb Matthew O'Neill, Nicholas Orlendo and Raul Urshela each found the back of the net leading St. Joseph's (3-9, 2-4 HVMAC) to a conference win over Webb in their conference finale.
October 27, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Takes 4th to Close Out Season At HVWAC Championships Krysta Verdone recorded the only upset of a seeded player at the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Tennis Championships and Victoria LoBosco also notched a singles victory leading the Lady Bears to 4th place at the season-ended tournament.
October 27, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Closes Regular Season With Five-Set Loss to St. Joseph's (Long Island) Kim Matthews recorded her eighth double-double (15 kills, 13 digs, five aces), Lauren GaNun put down 13 kills and Sabrina Cornia matched a season-high 39 assists, but the Lady Bears (14-6, 6-0 HVWAC) couldn't hold off sibling Golden Eagles after building a two-set advantage.
October 26, 2012 York Snaps Lady Bears Soccer Three-Game Win Streak York College scored early and the Lady Bears (5-4-2) could not break through the Cardinal defense, suffering a 2-0 setback at Aviator Field on Friday.
October 25, 2012 Bears & Lady Bears Soccer Schedule Additions Take note of the following schedule changes: Lady Bears soccer vs. York on Friday @ 8 pm at Aviator Field. Bears soccer vs. Webb on Sunday @ 1 pm at Webb. Lady Bears soccer vs. Yeshiva/Medgar Evers (HVWAC Tournament Semifinals) on Sunday @ 6 pm at SJC Outdoor Complex.
October 25, 2012 Lady Bears Sweep Sarah Lawrence to Capture HVWAC Regular Season Title In a HVWAC battle between the two remaining unbeaten teams, St. Joseph's (14-5, 6-0) captured their first regular season title since 2008 with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-21, 27-25) sweep of Sarah Lawrence. Lauren GaNun had a match-high 13 kills while Kim Matthews (10 kills, 13 digs) and Sabrina Cornia (31 assists, 13 digs) turned in double-double efforts.
October 25, 2012 Mangan and Rushin Receive Hudson Valley Cross Country All-Conference Honors Senior Teresa Mangan and freshman Thomas Rushin have been named to the HVWAC and HVMAC Cross Country All-Conference Teams recognizing their outstanding performances throughout the season.
October 24, 2012 Bears Soccer Stonewalled by St. Joseph's (L.I.) The Bears (2-9, 1-4 HVMAC) struggled to keep pace with their Long Island counterparts, suffering a 9-0 setback at the SJC Outdoor Complex on Wednesday evening.
October 24, 2012 Gambino Collects USCAA Soccer Player of the Week Honors After a seven goal effort last week, which included two game winners, junior Cynthia Gambino was also named USCAA Women's Soccer Player of the Week adding to the HVWAC honor received yesterday.
October 23, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Outlasts York in Five-Set Battle Freshman Lauren GaNun had a match-high 17 kills and Kim Matthews recorded her seventh double-double of the season (13 kills, 13 digs) to lead St. Joseph's (13-5, 5-0 HVWAC) to a 3-2 (25-20, 20-25, 25-7, 22-25, 15-7) non-conference road win over York College.
October 23, 2012 Gambino and Valencia Sweep HVWAC Weekly Soccer Accolades After scoring seven goals during a 3-0 week for the Lady Bears, Cynthia Gambino was named HVWAC Soccer Player of the Week. Daniella Valencia was also earned Rookie of the Week honors for her one goal, three assist effort.
October 23, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Falls to New Rochelle in Regular Season Finale Kelly McNamee also took home a singles win for St. Joseph's (2-7, 1-3 HVWAC) and Deirdre Lavelle secured two points, but the Lady Bears suffered a 6-3 HVWAC setback to the College of New Rochelle.
October 22, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Shutout by Pratt The Lady Bears had managed to take seven games off first place and defending HVWAC champion Pratt, dropping a 9-0 decision on Monday evening.
October 21, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Dominates Fisher, Winning Third Straight Pamela Chernyakhovsky and Cynthia Gambino each tallier two goals to lead St. Joseph's (5-3-2) to a 5-0 shutout victory over Fisher College on Sunday. Nicole Farinella finished with three saves en route to her sixth shutout of the season.
October 21, 2012 Bears Soccer Notches Second Win of Season Upending Fisher Deleon Johnson and Matthew O'Neill each had a pair of goals and an assist to lead St. Joseph's (2-8) to a 5-2 victory over Fisher College on Sunday afternoon.
October 21, 2012 Bears & Lady Bears Cross Country Concludes Season at Hudson Valley Championships Senior Teresa Mangan (4th place) and freshman Thomas Rushin (20th place) collected medalist honors to pace the Lady Bears to a 6th place team finish and the Bears to a 5th place team finish at the season-ending Hudson Valley Athletic Conference Championships held at Bard College on Sunday.
October 19, 2012 Bears Soccer Overwhelmed by Strong John Jay Second Half St. Joseph's (1-8) trailed 2-0 at half before John Jay exploded for seven second-half goals to hand the Bears a 9-1 defeat the Metropolitan Oval on Friday afternoon. Matthew O'Neill scored his fourth goal of the season.
October 19, 2012 Barclays Center Game, California Trip Highlight 2012-13 Lady Bears Basketball Schedule The 2012 NCAA tournament qualifiers will host Albertus Magnus at the new Barclays Center, home of the Brooklyn Nets, on January 5th and will head to southern California over Christmas break in the 2012-13 women's basketball schedule released today by head coach Frank P. Carbone.
October 19, 2012 Lady Bears Remain Atop HVWAC Sweeping New Rochelle Kim Matthews recorded her sixth double-double of the season (10 kills, 13 digs) and Megan Moran put down a match-high 11 kills to lead St. Joseph's (12-5, 5-0 HVWAC) to a 3-0 (25-18, 25-17, 25-9) victory over the College of New Rochelle on Friday evening.
October 18, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Blanks Yeshiva in HVWAC Finale St. Joseph's (4-3-2, 3-1 HVWAC) clinched second place in the HVWAC in their inaugural varsity season, defeating Yeshiva University, 6-0, in the final regular season conference game. Cynthia Gambino recorded her second hat trick of the season and Shannon Rom scored a goal and added two assists.
October 18, 2012 CCNY Hands Lady Bears Volleyball Straight Set Defeat St. Joseph's (11-5, 4-0 HVWAC) suffered back-to-back losses for the first time this season, dropping a 3-0 non-conference decision (25-11, 25-22, 25-23) to the City College of New York . Kim Matthews led the Lady Bears with six kills and 13 digs.
October 18, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Snaps Skid With 7-2 Triumph Over Cooper Union St. Joseph's (2-5, 1-2 HVWAC) snapped a five-game skid defeating Cooper Union, 7-2, on Thursday evening. Krysta Verdone, Stephanie Quick, Teresa Mangan and Danielle Marino each produced wins in singles and doubles towards the victory.
October 17, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Defeats Berkeley, Seizes 2nd in HVWAC Standings Cynthia Gambino scored two goals, including the game-winner, leading St. Joseph's (3-3-2, 2-1 HVWAC) to a 3-1 triumph over Berkeley College on Wednesday night. Pamela Chernyakhovsky tallied her seventh of the season and Daniella Valenica finished with two assists.
October 17, 2012 O’Neill Named AD3I Soccer Player of the Week and HVMAC Rookie of the Week After netting his first career hat trick in the victory over Vaughn, freshman Matthew O'Neill has been named the Association of Division III Independents Men's Soccer Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for games played through October 14th.
October 17, 2012 GaNun Sweeps Volleyball Player of the Week Honors Recognizing an outstanding week where she put down 66 kills with a .312 hitting percentage and led the Lady Bears to a 4-1 week, freshman Lauren GaNun was named the USCAA, AD3I and HVWAC Player of the Week for the week ending October 14th.
October 17, 2012 LoBosco Tabbed HVWAC Tennis Rookie of the Week After earning her first victory at No. 1 singles against Albertus Magnus College, Victoria LoBosco has been selected as the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Tennis Rookie of the Week for week ending October 14th.
October 17, 2012 Bears Soccer Scores Two Early Tallies but Fall to Berkeley St. Joseph's (1-7, 1-4 HVMAC) scored first and held leads on two separate occasions, but Berkeley scored four second-half goals to hand the Bears a 7-2 setback in an HVMAC matchup on Wednesday evening at Aviator Field.
October 16, 2012 Lady Bears Cross Country Takes First, Bears Second at Medgar Evers Dual Senior Teresa Mangan captured her second-straight individual victory pacing the Lady Bears to a team win last Wednesday at the Medgar Evers College dual meet. Joe Mendez and Daniel Contant finished one-two for the Bears who finished in second place.
October 16, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Blanked by Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's (1-5, 1-1 HVWAC) dropped a 9-0 decision to conference foe Sarah Lawrence on Tuesday evening at the US National Tennis Center. Kelly McNamee and Patricial Nealon turned in the top performances for the Lady Bears falling by equal 10-4 margins in singles.
October 15, 2012 Lady Bears Drop Five-Set Heartbreaker to Lehman in Home Finale Despite having three match points, the Lady Bears volleyball team couldn’t hold off Lehman College, falling in five sets in a see-saw battle on Monday night. Lauren GaNun led a balanced St. Joseph’s attack putting down eight kills, landing three aces and stuffing a match- and career-high six blocks.
October 14, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Falls to Albertus Magnus Victoria LaBosco and Kelly McNamee secured singles victories at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, but the Lady Bears tennis team dropped a 7-2 non-conference decision to Albertus Magnus College on Sunday afternoon.
October 14, 2012 Lady Bears Vault Into First Place Sweeping Culinary Tri-Match The Lady Bears volleyball team (11-3, 4-0 HVWAC) captured a five-set victory over Culinary and a straight-set win over Yeshiva to remain undefeated in HVWAC play and into first place. Freshman Lauren GaNun put down a career- and team-best 20 kills in the triumph over the defending champion Steels.
October 14, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops 3-1 Decision to HVMAC Foe Culinary St. Joseph's (1-6, 1-3 HVMAC) surrendered two early goals to conference foe Culinary Institute (6-3-1, 4-2 HVMAC) and couldn't close the gap, falling 3-1 on Sunday afternoon in Hyde Park, N.Y. Derrick Akwei tallied the lone goal for the Bears, his first of the season.
October 13, 2012 Chernyakhovsky's Five-Point Effort Lifts Lady Bears Past Gryphons Freshman Pamela Chernyakhovsky netted two goals, including the game-winner in the 80th minute, and added an assist to lead St. Joseph's to a 3-2 victory over Sarah Lawrence College on Saturday evening. Cynthia Gambino tallied the other goal for the Lady Bears.
October 12, 2012 Volleyball Caps Cancer Awareness Week With Straight-Set Win Over John Jay St. Joseph's (9-3) landed 11 service aces during a 3-0 victory over John Jay College on Friday, boosting their total to 31 aces for their "Serving for a Cure" campaign. Megan Moran, Lauren GaNun and Kim Matthews led a balanced attack combining for 30 kills.
October 12, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Swept By St. Joseph's (L.I.) The Lady Bears struggled to keep up with their Long Island counterparts, dropping a 9-0 decision on Friday night at the US National Tennis Center.
October 11, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Falls to Brooklyn College in Double Overtime Junior Cynthia Gambino scored her fifth of the season in the first half to give St. Joseph's (2-3-2) a 1-0 lead over Brooklyn College. But the Lady Bears couldn't hold off their borough rivals who equalized the game in the second half and scored the golden goal in the second overtime.
October 10, 2012 Farinella Captures AD3I Player of the Week and HVWAC Rookie of the Week Honors Junior goalkeeper Nicole Farinella recorded her fourth shutout in the draw with Briarcliffe and was selected as the Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Soccer Rookie of the Week for play ending October 7th.
October 10, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Downs Borough Rivals Brooklyn College in Straight Sets Freshman Lauren GaNun pounded a match-high 16 kills, junior Megan Moran added 12 kills, junior Sabrina Cornia handed out 33 assists and freshman Anna Carbone had a match-high 17 digs as St. Joseph's (8-3) collected a straight-set victory over borough rivals Brooklyn College.
October 10, 2012 Bears Soccer Notches First Win of Season Dominating Vaughn Powered by the first career hat trick from freshman Matthew O'Neill and goals from sophomore Raul Urshela and freshman Kyle Johnson, St. Joseph's (1-5, 1-2 HVMAC) notched their first win of the season defeating Vaughn, 5-1.
October 9, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Rally Against Keystone Falls Short For the second time in as many home games, the St. Joseph's (7-3) found themselves down two sets, but rallied for the home crowd before dropping a five-set decision to Keystone College. Lauren GaNun put down a match-high 15 kills and Kim Matthews recorded her fourth double-double of the season with 10 kills and 14 digs.
October 9, 2012 Mangan Tabbed USCAA and HVWAC Runner of the Week After winning the York College Invitational, Teresa Mangan was selected as the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Runner of the Week for the first time in her career and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Runner of the Week for the second straight week.
October 9, 2012 GaNun Named HVWAC Volleyball Player of the Week Freshman Lauren GaNun was named Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the first time in her career after accumulating 22 kills with a .358 hitting percentage over a two match stretch last week.
October 8, 2012 2012-13 Bears Basketball Schedule Released Trips to the Boston, Mass. and Washington, D.C. areas and 12 home games highlight the 2012-13 men’s basketball schedule released today by head coach Joseph Cocozello.
October 7, 2012 Mangan Wins York College Invitational Senior Teresa Mangan won the York College Invitational by 25 seconds, for her first career victory in an open invitational and leading the Lady Bears to a 6th place team finish. Sophomore Vernon Maddox paced the Bears to a 13th place finish.
October 5, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Overpowered by Brooklyn College The St. Joseph’s College women’s tennis team (1-2) was swept by borough rivals Brooklyn College, 9-0, on Friday afternoon at the Roosevelt Courts.
October 4, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Battles to Scoreless Draw with Briarcliffe #18 St. Joseph's and #15 Briarcliffe College met in a USCAA showdown on a Thursday evening, but neither defense would surrender a goal, ending in a 0-0 deadlock after 110 minutes of play.
October 4, 2012 Serving for a Cure: Lady Bears Volleyball To Host Cancer Awareness Games Join the Lady Bears in supporting the fight against cancer by attending one of the home matches against Keystone College (10/9), Brooklyn College (10/10) and John Jay College (10/12).
October 4, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer vs. Briarcliffe Scheduled for Thursday at 8 pm #18 St. Joseph's (2-2-1) welcomes #15 Briarcliffe College (2-2) to Aviator Field on Thursday, October 4th for a USCAA top 20 matchup rescheduled from Tuesday evening. Kickoff is slated for 8 p.m.
October 3, 2012 Chernyakhovsky Garners AD3I and HVWAC Weekly Honors Recognizing her four goal, two assist effort in the win over Medgar Evers, freshman Pamela Chernyakhovsky has been selected the Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Soccer Rookie of the Week.
October 3, 2012 Moran Selected as AD3I Volleyball Player of the Week Junior middle hitter Megan Moran registered 29 kills, which included a career-high 16 kills against Staten Island, helping guide the Lady Bears to a 2-0 mark last week and was selected as the Association of Division III independents Player of the Week for the first time in her career.
October 3, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Sweeps Medgar Evers St. Joseph's took a straight-set victory, 3-0 (25-12, 25-9, 25-20), over borough foes Medgar Evers College to remain in a three-way tie for first place in the HVWAC standings. Kim Matthews, Nicole Rios and Lauren GaNun combined for 21 kills and a .327 hitting percentage.
October 3, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis vs. Cooper Union Washed Out Due to wet conditions at the US National Tennis Center, tonight's non-conference women's tennis match vs. Cooper Union has been postponed. No makeup date has been set at this time.
October 2, 2012 McNamee Tabbed HVWAC Tennis Player of the Week Junior Kelly McNamee was selected as the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Tennis Player of the Week for the first time in her career after producing a pair of wins in a conference victory over Vaughn.
October 2, 2012 Cornia Earns USCAA Setter of the Week Honors Junior Sabrina Cornia dished out 77 assists and directed the Lady Bears volleyball team to a 2-0 week and was selected as the USCAA Setter of the Week.
October 2, 2012 Mangan Awarded HVWAC Runner of the Week After capturing fourth place overall at the College of Staten Island Invitational, senior Teresa Mangan has been named Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Runner of the Week for the fifth time in her career.
October 1, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Swept By Lehman St. Joseph's (1-1) suffered a 9-0 non-conference setback to Lehman College on Monday night at the US National Tennis Center. Victoria Bosco turned in the strongest match for the Lady Bears falling 10-4 at No. 2 singles.
October 1, 2012 Double-Doubles Not Enough as Lady Bears Volleyball Falls to NJCU Despite a pair of double-double efforts from freshman Lauren GaNun and senior Kim Matthews, St. Joseph's (6-2) dropped a 3-1 non-conference road decision (25-14, 23-25, 25-22, 25-19) to New Jersey City University on Monday evening.
September 30, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops HVMAC Decision to Sarah Lawrence Sarah Lawrence scored two early goals and never trailed, handing St. Joseph's (0-5, 0-2 HVMAC) a 4-1 conference loss on Sunday evening at Aviator Field. Sophomore Iqbal Husain scored his first collegiate goal in the defeat.
September 30, 2012 Bears and Lady Bears Cross Country Competes at CSI Invitational Senior Teresa Mangan finished in fourth place overall at the College of Staten Island Invitational leading the Lady Bears to an 8th place team finish on Sunday at Clove Lakes Park. In his first collegiate race, sophomore Vernon Maddox finished led the Bears to an 11th finish.
September 27, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Downs Staten Island in Four Megan Moran put away a career-high 16 kills and had four aces leading three Lady Bears in double figures as St. Joseph's defeated Staten Island, 3-1 (25-21, 23-25, 25-20, 25-15), on Thursday night. Kim Matthews has a 13 kill, 13 dig double-double and Lauren GaNun added 14 kills.
September 27, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops Overtime Heartbreaker to Medgar Evers St. Joseph's (0-4) jumped out to an early 2-0 lead on goals from Kyle Johnson and Raul Urshela but couldn't hold off Medgar Evers College, falling 3-2 in overtime on Thursday evening at Aviator Field.
September 27, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Scores 12 in Rout of Medgar Evers St. Joseph's (2-2-1, 1-1 HVWAC) exploded for 10 second half goals en route to a 12-0 shutout over Medgar Evers on Thursday. Pamela Chernyakovsky scored four goals with two assists and Cynthia Cambino tallied three goals with an assist as seven different Lady Bears found the back of the net.
September 26, 2012 GaNun Awarded HVWAC Volleyball Rookie of the Week After accumulating 24 kills and hitting .340 over a week where the Lady Bears went 3-1, freshman middle hitter Lauren GaNun has been selected as the HVWAC Rookie of the Week.
September 26, 2012 Soccer vs. Medgar Evers Schedule Change The start times for the Bears and Lady Bears soccer doubleheader vs. Medgar Evers on Thursday, September 27th have been switched. The men will lead off the twinbill at Aviator Sports Complex at 6 pm with the Lady Bears following at 8:15 pm.
September 26, 2012 Farinella Repeats as HVWAC Rookie of the Week Recognizing an outstanding effort in net making 39 saves over two matches last week, junior goalkeeper Nicole Farinella was selected as the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for the second straight week.
September 25, 2012 Comeback Kids! Volleyball Rallies From Two Down to Topple King's In a tightly contested USCAA battle, the #19 Lady Bears erased a two-set deficit to defeat #14 King's College, 3-2 (22-25,23-25,26-24,25-20,15-12). Megan Moran led the Lady Bears with a match-high 13 kills, five aces and a block. Nicole Rios set a single-game record with 37 digs as the Lady Bears combined for 102 in total. Kim Matthews posted an 11 kill, 21 dig double-double.
September 24, 2012 Lady Bears Tennis Blanks Vaughn in 2012 Opener The St. Joseph’s women's tennis team captured all seven matches en route to a 9-0 HVWAC victory over Vaughn College on Monday evening at the US National Tennis Center. Junior Kelly McNamee and junior Krysta Verdone secured two points each for the Lady Bears.
September 23, 2012 Bears Soccer Shows Tough Defense Against Albany Pharmacy but Falls in HVMAC Opener St. Joseph’s (0-3, 0-1 HVMAC) played a tough defensive game against the defending HVMAC champions and current #9 ranked team in the USCAA, trailing only 1-0 at halftime, but dropped a 3-0 decision to Albany Pharmacy (6-2, 4-0 HVMAC) on Sunday afternoon.
September 23, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Falls to Albany Pharmacy in HVWAC Opener Albany Pharmacy (5-3, 3-0 HVWAC), the #4 team in the USCAA and the top team in the HVWAC, proved too much for St. Joseph's (1-2-1, 0-1 HVWAC), handing the Lady Bears a 5-0 defeat at the SJC Outdoor Complex on Sunday afternoon.
September 22, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Takes Two at Canton Quad St. Joseph's (4-1, 1-0 HVWAC) bypassed both Johnson State and Paul Smiths College in straight sets before suffering their first loss of the season to USCAA #3 ranked SUNY Canton on Saturday afternoon at the SUNY Canton Quad match.
September 21, 2012 Bhatti Crowned First SJC NCAA Statistical Champion Muhammad Ali Bhatti of the Bears volleyball team from the Class of 2012, was recently recognized as the 2012 statistical champion in aces per set, averaging 0.71 to lead Division III men's volleyball.
September 21, 2012 Cross Country Begins 2012 Season at Ramapo Invitational Senior Teresa Mangan finished in 14th place overall leading the Lady Bears to an 8th place team finish and freshman Thomas Rushin finished in 37th overall pacing the Bears to a 9th place team finish at the Ramapo College Roadrunner Invitational on Friday afternoon.
September 20, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Handed First Loss at St. Joseph’s (L.I.) The Lady Bears dropped a 3-0 decision to the sister campus Golden Eagles on Thursday afternoon at the SJC Outdoor Complex. Long Island tallied two early goals and denied the Lady Bears of any scoring opportunities for the contest.
September 19, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Sweeps Pratt in HVWAC Opener Powered by senior Kim Matthews and Lauren GaNun who put down nine kills each, St. Joseph's (2-0, 1-0 HVWAC) defeated Pratt (0-1, 0-1) in straight sets (25-10, 25-15, 25-23). Nicole Rios added six kills, five aces and 10 digs.
September 18, 2012 Farinella Tabbed HVWAC Soccer Rookie of the Week After making nine saves in the 0-0 tie with Brooklyn College en route to her second shutout of the season, junior Nicole Farinella has been selected as the HVWAC Soccer Rookie of the Week.
September 18, 2012 Basketball, Softball, Swimming & Wrestling Informational Meetings Mandatory meetings for all men and women interested in participating on the basketball, softball, swimming or wrestling teams will take place this week and next. Read the article for specific dates, times and locations.
September 15, 2012 Bears Soccer Stymied by NYU-Poly Michael Miner made a season-high 13 saves in defeat as St. Joseph's suffered an 8-0 non-conference setback to NYU-Poly on Saturday afternoon. Deleon Johnson and Matthew O'Neill recorded the lone shots on goal for the Bears who were outshot 33-3 for the contest.
September 14, 2012 Lady Bears Volleyball Rolls Past Cooper Union in Home Opener Led by senior Kim Matthews match-high seven kills with eight assists and nine digs, the Lady Bears cruised to a straight-set (25-10, 25-16, 25-7) victory over Cooper Union. Sophomore Nicole Rios added six kills as the Lady Bears combined to hit .345 as a team and never trailed.
September 13, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops Season Opener to Brooklyn College St. Joseph's dropped a 5-1 decision to borough rivals Brooklyn College. Raul Urshela scored the lone goal for the Bears knotting the game at 1-1 in the first half. Michael Miner made 12 saves as the Bulldogs held a 35-4 shot advantage for the contest.
September 13, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Fights to Scoreless Draw With Brooklyn College Junior Nicole Farinella made nine saves to record her second shutout in as many games as Brooklyn College and St. Joseph's played to a scoreless deadlock. Freshman Pamela Chernyakhovsky had six shots including one that hit the crossbar in the final minutes of overtime as the Lady Bears (1-0-1) remained undefeated in their inaugural season.
September 11, 2012 Chernyakhovsky Tabbed HVWAC Soccer Rookie of the Week Freshman midfielder Pam Chernyakhovsky was recently named the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week after scoring the game-winning goal in the Lady Bears' 3-0 victory over Lehman last Thursday.
September 11, 2012 Diamonds to Perform at Citi Field Alongside New York Jets Flight Crew The St. Joseph's College Dance Team will perform during the New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins game on Saturday, September 22. Tickets are available for $50 each and include a field level seat and a t-shirt.
September 10, 2012 Deadline to Waive Automatic Insurance This Friday All full time student-athletes who have provided proof of medical insurance must waive automatic insurance enrollment by Friday, September 14. Failure to waive automatic insurance will result in being billed $1370 for coverage for the 2012-13 year, which cannot be removed.
September 6, 2012 Women's Soccer Bottles Lightning, Kicks Off Inaugural Season With 3-0 Triumph Pam Chernyakhovsky scores in 3rd minute off a corner kick for the game-winner and Lady Bears added two second half goals from Cynthia Gambino and Daniela Valencia. The Lady Bears controlled play for much of the contest outshooting Lehman, 10-5.
August 28, 2012 Diamonds Complete Successful Week at UDA Camp Dance team earns Leadership and Program Improvement Awards and collect most blue ribbons of any team at camp.
August 24, 2012 Dance Team Tryouts The Diamonds will conduct tryouts on Wednesday, September 12th in St. Angela Hall. Registration will begin at 5 pm. Tryouts will begin at 5:30 pm sharp.
August 22, 2012 Men’s & Women’s Soccer Preseason Workouts Preseason workouts for both the Bears and new Lady Bears soccer teams will take place the week of Monday, August 27th. All men and women are encouraged to attend (no formal experience is necessary), however in order to participate, you must be cleared by a member of the Athletic Training staff.
August 22, 2012 Top 10 Moments – #1 Welcome to the Big Dance In the first year of full NCAA membership, St. Joseph's College earned an improbable berth to the 2012 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Tournament and highlights the Top 10 moments of 2011-2012.
August 15, 2012 Top 10 Moments – #2 We Did It! Brooklyn Joins NCAA Ranks After a long six-year journey, September 1, 2011 began a new era in St. Joseph’s College athletics as the Brooklyn Campus celebrated their first day as full NCAA Division III members.
August 14, 2012 For New & Returning Student-Athletes: Start Dates and Medical Clearance Information The beginning of the fall season is less than a month away. Please read the following letter, which was also mailed to your homes earlier this week, detailing the start of practice/tryouts for all 13 varsity sports as well as the new online process to get medical clearance for the upcoming season.
August 9, 2012 The Final Grades Are In: Bears and Lady Bears Achieve Record-High Marks in Classroom! For the 2012 spring semester 35 percent of the Brooklyn student-athletes received Dean's List distinction (3.65 GPA or higher) and as a whole maintained a combined 3.29 GPA, one of the most impressive semesters in the classroom ever.
August 8, 2012 Top 10 Moments – #3 Perfection… Repeated Pitching one perfect game is enough of an accomplishment, but Alyson Chiaramonte has five to her name after tossing back-to-back perfect games this season and assembling a streak of 50 consecutive batters retired.
August 1, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #4 – Men's Soccer Makes Headlines in First Win AD3I Rookie of the Year Raul Urshela scored four goals and Daniela Semilia and Cynthia Gambino teamed up for the first and only goal scored by a female as the Bears defeated Webb, 10-2, in a victory that drew much attention in the local media.
July 26, 2012 Baseball & Softball Record Books Released Did you know the softball team has an 131-19 all-time record (.877) at home or that the 2010 baseball team hit 21 home runs, including 4 grand slams? That and more tidbits about both teams in the record books released today.
July 25, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #5 - Piccirillo’s Perfect Campaign Leads Baseball to First Winning Season The second half of our Top 10 list starts with the Bears baseball team who posted their first winning season in its five-year history behind USCAA All-American Paul Piccirillo's perfect 9-0 season on the mound.
July 18, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #6 - Softball Dominates HVWAC, Returns to USCAA Nationals The Lady Bears softball team, who produced the most wins by a varsity team over the past four seasons and earned their fourth straight trip to nationals, rounds out the first half of our top 10 list.
July 11, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #7 - Louison's Outstanding Rookie Campaign Nets Rookie of the Year Honors Bears basketball freshman forward David Louison assembled an impressive rookie season that will go down in the Bears records books and helped him earn one of the highest honors ever received by a Bear.
July 3, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #8 – Multi-Purpose Facility Construction Commences After years of waiting by the SJC Brooklyn community, construction on a new multi-purpose facility commenced on May 22, 2012. The new facility will house NCAA-regulation basketball and volleyball courts, a fitness center and locker rooms, and will be the first true on-campus athletics venue in the Brooklyn campus' history.
June 27, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #9 – 2011-12, One For The Record Books... Our second weekly installment of our Top 10 list looks back at the collection of individual accomplishments over the past year.
June 20, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #10 - Diamonds Sparkle on National Stage at Disney A summer feature on www.SJCBears.com, we look back at the highlights from the 2011-2012 season in St. Joseph’s College Brooklyn Athletics. This week's installment features the Dance Team competing at UDA Nationals for the first time in school history.
June 19, 2012 Final NCAA Division III Baseball Statistics Released In the final statistics report for 2012, junior pitcher Paul Piccirillo finished in the top 50 in three categories, ranked 20th in hits allowed per nine innings, 21st in victories and 42nd in complete games. Senior Joseph Boccia was also among those ranked, finishing 181st in batting average.
May 31, 2012 Final NCAA Division III Softball Statistics Released In the final Division III Softball statistics released last week, Alyson Chiaramonte finished in the top 10 in three statistical categories highlighted by her 4th place ranking in shutouts. As as team, the Lady Bears finished in the top 20 in three categories and in the top 50 in six categories overall.
May 25, 2012 Piccirillo Named ABCA/Rawlings Third Team All-Region Adding to his long list of accolades for his 9-0 season, junior pitcher Paul Piccirillo has been named to the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings All-Region Third Team for the New York region
May 24, 2012 Bears and Lady Bears Honored at Annual Athletic Awards Night The St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) athletic department concluded its first full year of NCAA Division III membership honoring their student-athletes on Wednesday evening in the Tuohy Hall Auditorium celebrating their Annual Athletic Awards Night.
May 24, 2012 Chiaramonte Takes Top AD3I Softball Honors as Seven Named to All-Independent Teams Alyson Chiaramonte is named the Association of Division III Independents Co-Player and Co-Pitcher of the Year, receiving both honors for the second time. Joining her on the First Team All-Independent are Lisa Scheer, Danielle Marino and Andrea Sideli. Caitlyn Kakavas, Cassandra Molinari and Jackie Perillo were named to the Second Team.
May 21, 2012 Piccirillo Named AD3I Pitcher of the Year Headlining Seven Named to All-Independent Teams Paul Piccirillo becomes the first Bear to receive Association of Division III Independents Pitcher of the Year honors and was named First Team All-Independent along with Joe Mendez, Thomas McKenna and Chris Cutrone. Michael Cundari, Joseph Boccia and Vinny Rossi were named to the Second Team.
May 16, 2012 Ultimate Athlete Magazine Spotlight on Alyson Chiaramonte Senior Alyson Chiaramonte was featured in the Spring 2012 College Edition of Ultimate Athlete Magazine, reviewing her many accomplishments over her four-year career. The article can be found on pages 44-48.
May 16, 2012 Lady Bears Defeat Mont Alto to Capture 7th Place at Nationals The Lady Bears knocked 12 hits and cruised past Penn State Mont Alto, 10-0, in the 7th Place Game of the USCAA National Championships. Alyson Chiaramonte was named Player of the Game batting 3-for-4 with two RBI and two doubles, and earned the win, tossing four scorless innings, striking out seven and allowing only two hits.
May 15, 2012 Lady Bears Fall to Spalding in USCAA Nationals Opener Spalding jumped out to an early lead and held the Lady Bears to two hits, taking a 4-0 victory in the opener of the USCAA National Championships. The Lady Bears will face Penn State Beaver at 8 pm in an elimination game of the double-elimination tournament.
May 15, 2012 Lady Bears Comeback Bid to Penn State Beaver Falls Short Ending Nationals Run The Lady Bears needed three runs in their final at-bat, loaded the bases with no outs and scored two runs, but couldn't complete the comeback falling 3-2 to Penn State Beaver ending their hopes for their first USCAA National Championship
May 14, 2012 Chiaramonte, Kakavas, Scheer and Quintana Collect USCAA Year-End Honors Alyson Chiaramonte was selected her fourth straight USCAA All-American team, the first SJC student-athlete to even accomplish that feat. Caitlyn Kakavas and Lisa Scheer received All-American honorable mention and Christina Quintana was named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team.
May 12, 2012 Chiaramonte's Blast, 12th Shutout Leads Lady Bears Past Briarcliffe Alyson Chiaramonte hit a three-run home run in the first inning and tossed a two-hit shutout, striking out nine to lead the Lady Bears to a 3-0 victory over Briarcliffe extending their winning streak to nine.
May 9, 2012 Troise and Scheer Sweep USCAA Weekly Accolades After hitting the first cycle in Lady Bears history and capturing HVWAC Tournament MVP honors, Jillian Troise was named USCAA Player of the Week and Lisa Scheer was named Pitcher of the Week after a pair of shutouts last week.
May 9, 2012 Lady Bears Climb DIII Statistical Leaderboard After a dominating 4-0 week, the Lady Bears are ranked 12th in the nation in scoring and have moved into the top 25 in four statistical categories and into the top 50 in eight categories. Alyson Chiaramonte now ranks in the top 10 in three categories.
May 9, 2012 USCAA Softball National Championship Field Announced, Lady Bears Earn Sixth Seed The 2012 USCAA Softball National Championship bracket has been released and the #6 Lady Bears have drawn #3 Spalding for their first round game on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 4 pm. The second round of the double elimination tournament sets up a potential matchup with either #2 Lindenwood-Belleville or #7 Penn State Beaver.
May 9, 2012 Piccirillo Finishes Season Top 10 in Division III in Victories After finishing with a perfect 9-0 record, junior Paul Piccirillo ended his season ranked tied for 10th in the nation in victories. The Bears also cracked the top 10 in the team rankings moving to 7th in double plays per game.
May 8, 2012 Four Lady Bears Highlight HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team Four Lady Bears received year-end conference recognition as Alyson Chiaramonte, Lisa Scheer, Caitlyn Kakavas and Andrea Sideli headlined the 2012 HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team
May 8, 2012 Piccirillo, Boccia, Cundari Named to USCAA Baseball All-American/All-Academic Teams Recognizing his perfect 9-0 record on the mound, Paul Piccirillo became the first Bear to receive USCAA Baseball All-American honors. Joseph Boccia and Mike Cundari were named to the National All-Academic Team, Boccia receiving the honor for the second time in his career.
May 6, 2012 Bears Complete First .500 Season Sweeping Yeshiva on Senior Day Paul Piccirillo improved to 9-0 tossing a two-hit shutout, Joe Mendez had four RBI and head coach Scott Losche notched his 100th career win as the Bears sent seniors Joseph Boccia and Danny Contant off with a four-game winning streak and the first .500 or better season, sweeping Yeshiva University 10-0 and 6-1, to finish their 2012 campaign at 18-17.
May 5, 2012 Bears Eye First .500 Finish After Sweep of Mount Saint Vincent Chris Cutrone tossed a complete game in the opener and knocked the game winning RBI in the finale to lead the Bears to 2-1 and 7-5 victories over Mount Saint Vincent to move within one game of .500 entering the final two games of the season.
May 5, 2012 Troise Hits For Cycle; Lady Bears Claim HVWAC Title The Lady Bears launched five homers in a pair of shutout victories over Sarah Lawrence and Albertus Magnus to capture their fourth straight HVWAC title. Jillian Troise was named Tournament MVP batting 4-for-5 with six RBI and three runs, the first Lady Bear to ever hit for the cycle in the semifinal vs. Sarah Lawrence.
May 5, 2012 Bears Take 6th at HVMAC Tennis Championships; Bhatti Named All-Conference Muhammad Ali Bhatti notched an 8-5 victory over Webb at singles before falling to the eventual champion in the semifinals. After the conclusion of the tournament, Bhatti was named to the HVMAC All-Conference team for the fourth time in his career.
May 2, 2012 Lady Bears, Chiaramonte Ranked Among DIII Softball Leaders The Lady Bears softball team is ranked nationally on the first page of four statistical categories and senior Alyson Chiaramonte ranks in the top 21 in six categories for games played through April 29th.
May 1, 2012 Bears Tennis Puts Forth Strong Showing in Loss to Webb Muhammad Ali Bhatti and Simon Diaz took home their first singles victories of the season in a losing effort as the Bears fell 7-2 to Webb. Danny Contant took his #6 singles opponent to the limit, edged out in a tiebreaker, 10-9 (7-5).
May 1, 2012 Lady Bears Sweep Weekly Honors for Second Time This Season The Lady Bears captured USCAA, AD3I, HVWAC Player, Pitcher and Rookie of the Week accolades after a 5-1 mark last week. Andrea Sideli received Player of the Week for the first time in her career, Alyson Chiaramonte was named Pitcher of the Week and Jackie Perillo was selected as Rookie of the Week for the second straight week.
April 30, 2012 Lady Bears Blank York to Finish Perfect Home Campaign Alyson Chiaramonte recorded her fourth no-hitter and 10th shutout while Lisa Scheer tossed a two-hit shutout as the Lady Bears defeated York, 11-0 and 10-0. Caitlyn Kakavas reached the 100 career RBI mark going 5-for-5 with six RBI, four runs and a triple, extending her hitting streak to nine.
April 29, 2012 Briarcliffe Uses Big Inning to Defeat Bears The Bears led 5-4 after four innings, but Briarcliffe College scored 13 runs in the fifth to take a 17-5 victory. Joseph Boccia collected a pair of hits with a RBI, run and a double. Kevin Diaz also knocked two hits and Michael Cundari extended his hitting streak to 12 games.
April 28, 2012 Lady Bears Sweep Brooklyn College on Senior Night The five Lady Bears seniors earned their 101st win, the most of any sport in SJC history, sweeping Brooklyn College on Senior Night, 4-2 and 8-3. Seniors Alyson Chiaramonte and Lisa Scheer each tossed complete game victories, striking out six each and Caitlyn Kakavas delivered a clutch two-out, game-tying double in the sixth inning of the opener.
April 26, 2012 Road Game Against Drew Added to Baseball Schedule A single game at Drew on Wednesday, May 2nd at 4 p.m. has been added to the baseball schedule. It will be the third time the Bears and Rangers will meet this season with the squads splitting the season series.
April 26, 2012 Offense Combines for 30 Runs and 28 Hits, Scheer Collects 100th RBI in Sweep of Lehman St. Joseph's rang out a combined 28 hits and scored 30 runs, highlighted by Lisa Scheer’s 100th career RBI, an Andrea Sideli five-RBI game, and a Danielle Marino two-run home run powering the Lady Bears to 13-2 and 17-5 victories over Lehman.
April 25, 2012 Bears Tennis Shutout by Cooper Union The Bears suffered a 9-0 setback to reigning HVMAC champions Cooper Union. Jeff Bonowicz and Danny Contant teamed up for a hard-fought 8-4 loss at #3 doubles.
April 24, 2012 Chiaramonte Racks Up Player of the Week Honors, Perillo Named HVWAC Rookie of the Week Senior Alyson Chiaramonte earned her third Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors and freshman Jackie Perillo was named HVWAC Rookie of the Week for the first time in her career for games ending Sunday, April 22nd.
April 24, 2012 Lady Bears Split Pair of 1-0 Games with St. Joseph's (Long Island) Caitlyn Kakavas blasted a solo home run and Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her ninth shutout to lead the Lady Bears to a 1-0 triumph over St. Joseph's (L.I.) in the twinbill opener. Both teams battled to another 1-0 decision in the nightcap with the Golden Eagles scoring in the first inning and the Lady Bears assembling a two-out rally in their final at-bat, but ended abruptly when a well-hit ball that would have tied the game hit a baserunner for the final out.
April 24, 2012 Piccirillo Earns Second AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Honors Recognizing his eighth victory and career-high 11 strikeouts over John Jay, matching a school record, junior pitcher Paul Piccirillo was named the AD3I Baseball Player of the Week for the second time this season.
April 22, 2012 Culinary Bypasses Bears Tennis in HVMAC Play Jeff Bonowicz produced the lone point for the Bears edging out his opponent at #5 singles, 10-8, as St. Joseph's fell to the Culinary Institute of America, 8-1.
April 21, 2012 Maritime Powers Past Bears in Rubber Game Rob Mongiori hit his first collegiate home run with a two-run shot in the seventh, Mike Cundari extended his hitting streak to 11 games but Maritime hit three home runs to power past the Bears, 8-3.
April 19, 2012 Chiaramonte Tosses Eighth Shutout in Split With Mount St. Vincent Alyson Chiaramonte tossed 12 scoreless innings, struck out 16 and limited Mount Saint Vincent to three hits over a doubleheader - the Lady Bears taking the opener 3-0, before falling 7-5 in the nightcap. Jackie Perillo had four hits with a RBI, Mabel Vargas had three hits, two runs and a RBI. Caitlyn Kakavas had a bases clearing double.
April 19, 2012 Bears Tennis Swept by Brooklyn College Seeking their first win of the season, the Bears fell on the road, 9-0, to borough rivals Brooklyn College.
April 18, 2012 Chiaramonte and Molinari Collect Weekly Softball Accolades Recognizing their outstanding performances during a 6-0 week where the Lady Bears extended their winning streak to 15 games, senior pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte and freshman second baseman/catcher Cassandra Molinari collected Player, Pitcher and Rookie of the Week honors from the USCAA, AD3I and HVWAC.
April 18, 2012 Chris Cutrone Named AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Freshman second baseman/pitcher Chris Cutrone has been named as the AD3I Player of the Week, the third Bear to receive the honor, after batting .667 (8-for-12) with eight runs and five RBI over a three-game stretch last week
April 18, 2012 Baseball Schedule Changes (Updated) The home game vs. John Jay on Thursday, April 19th has been cancelled and the road doubleheader vs. Maritime on Sunday, April 22nd has been moved to Saturday, April 21st at 10 am. A single road game vs. Briarcliffe has been added on Sunday, April 29th at 1 pm.
April 17, 2012 Bears Tennis Falls to York The Bears captured the opening set in two of the singles matches but fell to York, 8-1. Mohamed El Amri notched the lone point at #3 singles and Javier Bosque played a tightly contested match at #5 singles falling in three sets.
April 17, 2012 Bears Victorious Over John Jay as Piccirillo Strikes Out 11 Paul Piccirillo struck out a career-high 11 batters, matching a school record, and improved to 8-0 on the mound as the Bears defeated John Jay, 2-1. Michael Cundari had the game-tying RBI and scored the go ahead run, extending his hitting streak to 10 games.
April 17, 2012 Lady Bears Streak Halted in One-Run Decisions at Old Westbury The Lady Bears battled to 2-1 and 1-0 losses to Old Westbury snapping their 15 game winning streak. Alyson Chiaramonte tossed a two-hitter in the nightcap in a losing effort, also picking up two hits at the plate on the day. Jackie Perillo belted a triple and scored the Lady Bears lone run.
April 16, 2012 Eight Named to National Non-USCAA Sport All-Academic Team Seniors Elizabeth Fiorella, Kristen McMaster, Catherine Muldoon, Alison Nunziata, Abigail Verbil, junior Laura Sonnylal, and sophomore Demi Herman of the women's swimming team and senior Maciej Sadowski of the men's volleyball team were named to the USCAA National Non-USCAA Sport Winter All-Academic Team. To date, 16 Bears and Lady Bears have received National All-Academic Honors this season.
April 15, 2012 Chiaramonte Hurls Second Straight Perfect Game, Lady Bears Sweep John Jay Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her second straight perfect game as the Lady Bears swept John Jay 6-0 and 13-9 to extend their winning streak to 15 games, matching a program record set in 2003. Cassandra Molinari and Jackie Perillo had career days at the plate, collecting a combined 11 hits, nine RBI and seven runs for the twinbill.
April 14, 2012 Bears Tennis Blanked by St. Joseph's (L.I.) Searching their first win of the season, the Bears suffered a 9-0 setback on Saturday afternoon to St. Joseph's College (Long Island).
April 13, 2012 Bears Three-Game Streak Snapped at Arcadia The Bears had a .500 record within reach, a mark never reached this late in the season by any Bears club, but fell behind early and couldn't recover falling on the road to Arcadia, 10-2. Vinny Rossi knocked two hits and extended his hitting streak to 10 games. Rob Mongiori went 3-for-4. Mike Cundari and Kevin Diaz extended their hitting streaks to nine games.
April 13, 2012 Chiaramonte Tosses Perfect Game, Scheer One-Hitter in Sweep of Sarah Lawrence Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her third career perfect game and sixth shutout of the season and Lisa Scheer tossed her fourth career one-hitter as the Lady Bears took a HVWAC sweep of Sarah Lawrence, 14-0 and 14-0, extending their win streak to 13 games. Both also did damage at the plate, combining for seven hits, six runs, five RBI and five doubles.
April 12, 2012 Piccirillo Records 100th Strikeout in Comeback Win Over Lehman The Bears broke a 5-5 tie with a pair of runs in the seventh inning to defeat Lehman College, 7-5. Junior Paul Piccirillo pitched his fourth complete game of the season earning his seventh win. Piccirillo allowed five runs on six hits in nine innings while striking out seven hitters.
April 12, 2012 Men's Tennis vs. Lehman Postponed to Friday The road tennis match vs. Lehman College scheduled for today has been rescheduled to Friday, April 13th at 4 pm at the Lehman College Tennis Courts in the Bronx.
April 11, 2012 McKenna Named AD3I Baseball Player of the Week Freshman Thomas McKenna was named Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week for the first time in his career, recognizing a week where he batted .519, which included a five-hit game (tying a school record) and a walk-off game-winning suicide bunt in extra innings.
April 11, 2012 Softball Schedule Changes Friday's home doubleheader vs. Sarah Lawrence will start at 4:15 p.m. Rescheduled doubleheaders: John Jay on April 15th at 2 pm at home; Old Westbury on April 17th at 4 pm on the road; York on April 30th at 4 pm on the road.
April 11, 2012 Lady Bears Sweep HVWAC Weekly Honors For Second Straight Week Recognizing their outstanding play over a 7-0 stretch over the past two weeks, Alyson Chiaramonte was named HVWAC Player & Pitcher of the Week and freshman Cassandra Molinari was named HVWAC Rookie of the Week for the first time in her career.
April 10, 2012 Offense Explodes in Rout of Drew The Bears displayed their offensive firepower scoring 23 runs on a team-best 27 hits in a 23-5 win over Drew. Chris Cutrone reached base six times with four hits and two walks while scoring three runs and driving in three more. Thomas McKenna knocked five hits, including his second homer and picked up four RBI.
April 10, 2012 Lady Bears Cruise Past New Rochelle in HVWAC Sweep Alyson Chiaramonte and Lisa Scheer each tossed one-hitters and the Lady Bears bats came alive for 27 hits led by Mabel Vargas, Danielle Marino and Jackie Perillo who each had four hits on the afternoon and Millicia Malvasio notched her first career four RBI game as St. Joseph's defeated the Blue Angels, 15-0 and 14-1.
April 7, 2012 Lady Bears Win Ninth Straight Defeating SUNY Canton, 10-2 Junior Mabel Vargas and senior Alyson Chiaramonte each knocked three hits on the afternoon, Vargas extending her hit streak to a team-leading eight games and Chiaramonte recording her 150th career hit as the Lady Bears bypassed SUNY Canton 10-2.
April 7, 2012 Baseball Walk-Off Suicide Squeeze vs. Canton Freshman Thomas McKenna lays down a suicide squeeze in the 10th inning scoring Chris Cutrone leading the Bears to a 5-4 victory over SUNY Canton in the second game of a doubleheader on Saturday.
April 7, 2012 Drama Kings: Bears Walk-Off with Win Against SUNY Canton St. Joseph's won in dramatic fashion once again, earning a 5-4 victory in 10 innings in game two of a doubleheader with SUNY Canton on Thomas McKenna's walk-off suicide squeeze bunt. It was the second win in three games that ended with a walk-off hit.
April 6, 2012 Baseball Schedule Changes The single game vs. Mount Saint Mary originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 10th has been cancelled. The Bears will now take on Drew on the road at 4 pm.
April 5, 2012 Rossi and the Bears Walk-Off with Win Over Baruch Freshman Vinny Rossi gives the Bears a 6-5 win with a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth. Rossi finished the day 2-for-5 with an RBI and a stolen base. Donny Pagano held the hot-hitting Bearcats in check going nine innings allowing four earned runs and five hits for his second win of the season.
April 5, 2012 Chiaramonte Collects AD3I and USCAA Player of the Week Honors Senior pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte has been named the USCAA and the AD3I Player of the Week, recognizing her outstanding performance last week leading the Lady Bears to a 4-0 record where she achieved several career milestones in the process.
April 5, 2012 Lady Bears Conclude Puerto Rico Trip Splitting With Turabo Senior Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her second straight complete game shutout and hit 3-for-4 leading the Lady Bears to a 3-0 win over the University of Turabo on Thursday evening. St. Joseph's split the series dropping a 2-0 decision in game two.
April 4, 2012 Bears Score 23 Runs in Rout of CCNY St. Joseph's scored a season-high 23 runs in Wednesday's win over CCNY. Junior Paul Piccirillo picked up his sixth win of the season and Thomas McKenna went 5-for-7 at the plate with four runs and two RBI.
April 4, 2012 Lady Bears Claim First Victory Outside of Continental US Defeating UMET Senior Alyson Chiaramonte hurled a three-hit shutout and Lisa Scheer drove in the only run of the game with a two-out single in the third inning, as the Lady Bears defeated Universidad Metropolitana 1-0.
April 3, 2012 Season High 17 Hits Not Enough as Bears Fall to Drew Four Bears finished with three hits as St. Joseph's belted a season-high 17 base hits in Tuesday afternoon's 14-10 loss to Drew. The Bears scored a run in seven different innings but it wasn't enough as they fall to 8-13 on the year.
April 3, 2012 Lady Bears Fall to Rio Piedras to Open Puerto Rico Trip In their first competition outside the continental United States, the Lady Bears 1-0 decision to the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras in a pitcher’s duel that saw only three hits. Rio Piedras went on to take the nightcap 6-0.
April 1, 2012 Kakavas and Chiaramonte Join Century Clubs During Lady Bears Sweep of Notre Dame of Maryland Senior Caitlyn Kakavas knocked her 100th career hit and senior Alyson Chiaramonte recorded her 100th career RBI as the Lady Bears cruised past Notre Dame (Md.), 13-0 & 16-2. The Lady Bears belted out 31 hits on the afternoon and hit a combined .585.
March 30, 2012 Bears Belt Out 16 Hits in 13-2 Triumph Over UMPI Paul Piccirillo improved to 5-0 on the mound and all nine starters logged at least one hit or RBI led by Thomas McKenna who went 4-for-5 with three runs and two doubles. Michael Cundari had three hits, three RBI and two runs and Chris Cutrone also knocked three hits with two RBI.
March 29, 2012 Bears Volleyball Falls in HVMAC Semis, Urshela, Torres Named All-Conference Raul Urshela had nine kills and Martin Torres had four kills as the Bears fell to eventual champion Cooper Union in the HVMAC Volleyball Tournament semifinals on Thursday night. Both were named to the 2012 All-Conference Team after the conclusion of the tournament.
March 28, 2012 Piccirillo Collects USCAA and AD3I Weekly Awards Junior pitcher Paul Piccirillo garnered weekly honors from the USCAA and AD3I after his dominating performance last week against CCNY. Piccirillo threw nine shut-out innings while striking out nine batters and allowing three hits in the Bears 11-0 win.
March 28, 2012 Scheer and Chiaramonte Take Home AD3I, HVWAC Weekly Honors Recognizing their outstanding performances against New Rochelle, senior Lisa Scheer has been named the Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week and fellow senior Alyson Chiaramonte was recognized as HVWAC Pitcher of the Week
March 27, 2012 Lady Bears Softball Walk-Off Win vs. Purchase Millicia Malvasio knocks a one-out double to left center delivering Cassandra Molinari for a 7-6 victory to sweep Purchase College in eight innings and give Frank P. Carbone his 200th career victory.
March 27, 2012 Chiaramonte, Carbone Reach Milestones in Extra Inning Sweep of Purchase Alyson Chiaramonte notched her 500th career strikeout and 50th win in the circle and head coach Frank P. Carbone earned his 200th career win as the Lady Bears team swept Purchase College 4-1 and 7-6 (8 inn).
March 23, 2012 Torres, Urshela Lead Men’s Volleyball Over Webb St. Joseph's picked up its second win in seven days over Webb Institute 3-1. The Bears won the final three sets after falling behind in the match 1-0. Martin Torres finished with a game-high 15 kills and Raul Urshela finished with 14. Muhammad Ali-Bhatti, Raymond Morales and Michael Miner each had double-digit digs and Iqbal Husain handed out 30 assists.
March 23, 2012 Chiaramonte Fires No-Hitter, Scheer One-Hitter as Softball Sweeps New Rochelle Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her fifth career no-hitter and Lisa Scheer hurled a one-hitter as the Lady Bears cruised to a pair of 12-0, five inning decisions over New Rochelle. Caitlyn Kakavas collected four hits, five RBI and four runs, while Scheer accumulated five RBI, three runs, three hits and two doubles, as the Lady Bears belted out 18 hits on the afternoon.
March 22, 2012 Urshela and Miner Sweep HVMAC Weekly Awards Recognizing their outstanding record-setting play in the victory over Webb, freshman Raul Urshela and Michael Miner were named Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Player and Rookie of the Week for the week ending March 18th
March 22, 2012 Bears Baseball Drops 11-4 Decision to NJCU Rob Mongiori went 2-for-2 with two runs, Joseph Boccia knocked a pair of hits and Kevin Diaz extended his hitting streak to 10 games as the Bears rapped eight hits but couldn't keep pace with New Jersey City University who chalked up 16 in an 11-4 loss on Thursday afternoon.
March 21, 2012 Piccirillo Pitches Complete Game Shutout in Bears Win over CCNY Paul Piccirillo tosses nine shutout innings, facing 28 batters allowing three hits in an 11-0 win over CCNY. Piccirillo struck out nine and walked just one. Steven Ellis went 2-for-4 with 3 RBI. Steven Ellis went 2-for-4 with 3 RBI as the Bears knocked 16 hits and all nine starters had at least one hit.
March 21, 2012 Bears Volleyball Comes Up Short Against Yeshiva on Senior Night Senior Maciej Sadowski had four kills and seven digs, junior Martin Torres had a match-high eight digs and three blocks, but the Bears couldn't upset Yeshiva, who won in straight sets and remained undefeated in conference play
March 20, 2012 Bears Volleyball Overpowered by Mount Saint Vincent Martin Torres had four kills along with seven digs and Raul Urshela added four kills as the Bears couldn't keep pace with the Mount Saint Vincent attack that posted 44 kills, falling in straight sets at home on Tuesday night.
March 18, 2012 Diaz Joins 100-Hit Club as Baseball Falls to Purchase Senior Kevin Diaz knocked a double and home run on Sunday to become the third Bear to eclipse the 100 hit milestone. Freshman Vinny Rossi went 5-for-6 with a run scored, but St. Joseph's lost to Purchase on the road, 3-1 and 7-3.
March 18, 2012 Lady Bears Force Extras But Leave Florida Empty-Handed The Lady Bears staged a 7th inning rally scoring two runs to force extra innings, but suffered a 4-2 setback to Hendrix College in eight innings to conclude their Florida trip on Sunday. In their first game of the day, the Lady Bears bats were held silent in a 13-0 loss to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
March 17, 2012 Piccirillo, Mendez Lead St. Joseph’s to Split in Home Opener Joe Mendez went 5-for-7 with three extra base hits and Paul Piccirillo picked up his third win of the season going seven innings and allowing two earned runs as St. Joseph's split their home opening doubleheader with SUNYIT.
March 16, 2012 Lady Bears Drop Another One-Run Decision in Florida Trip The Lady Bears fell 5-0 to St. Lawrence and 2-1 to Curry in their second day of action at the Gene Cusic Classic. Caitlyn Kakavas produced two hits on the day including a double and RBI and Alyson Chiaramonte surrendered four hits and no earned runs.
March 16, 2012 Fantastic Freshmen Lead Men's Volleyball Past Webb Freshman Michael Miner (nine kills, .563 hitting pct) and Raul Urshela (20 kills, .444 hitting pct.) turned in record-breaking performances on Friday night leading the Bears to their fifth triumph of the season in a 3-1 HVMAC win over Webb
March 15, 2012 Lady Bears Last Inning Rally Falls Short, Drop Both Ends of Florida Opener The Lady Bears moved two runners into scoring position with no outs trying to stage a final at-bat rally, but fell one run short dropping a 3-2 decision to Potsdam before suffering 9-2 setback to Mount Mary. Lisa Scheer knocked two hits, with a double, RBI and run scored.
March 14, 2012 Cutrone Named USCAA Pitcher of the Week Freshman Chris Cutrone has been selected as the USCAA Pitcher of the Week for his eight inning, eight strikeout, two hit, no earned run outing against Maritime on Sunday.
March 14, 2012 Urshela Named HVMAC Volleyball Rookie of the Week Freshman outside hitter Raul Urshela receives HVMAC Volleyball Rookie of the Week honors for the second straight week, helping the Bears to a 2-1 record in conference play last week.
March 13, 2012 Louison Tabbed D3hoops.com Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year Freshman forward David Louison has been named the D3hoops.com 2012 Atlantic Region Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Year and becomes the first Bear or Lady Bear in any sport to receive a major year-end accolade from D3Hoops.com or related D3Sports.com network sites.
March 12, 2012 Bears Volleyball Takes Opener, But Fall to Purchase in Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Game Junior Martin Torres had 11 kills, Muhammad Ali Bhatti had 12 digs and five aces, and Maciej Sadowski added 10 digs and four blocks, but the Bears couldn't build upon an opening set victory at home on Monday night.
March 12, 2012 Louison Receives USCAA Honorable Mention; Moore & Marino Named All-Academic David Louison adds USCAA All-American Honorable Mention honors to his list of accolades this season and sophomores John Moore and Matt Marino receive National All-Academic Team recognition for the first time in their careers
March 11, 2012 Cutrone Throws Eight Strong, Bears Split with Maritime Chris Cutrone surrendered two hits and two unearned runs in eight innings as the Bears took game one of a doubleheader with Maritime 3-2 in ten innings.
March 10, 2012 Baseball Drops Two to Staten Island Thomas McKenna picked up four hits in two games but St. Joseph's dropped both ends of a Saturday doubleheader to the College of Staten Island, 11-8 and 9-2.
March 10, 2012 Men's Volleyball Falls to Lightning in Four The Bears lost Saturday afternoon to Lehman College 3-1. The Bears took a tightly contested third set 26-24 to avoid a sweep before dropping the fourth and final set. Raul Urshela had four kills and Maciej Sadowski had nine digs.
March 9, 2012 Men's Volleyball Sweeps Sarah Lawrence, Edged by Cooper Union in Home Doubleheader Freshman Raul Urshela tallied 21 kills in home HVMAC doubleheader on Friday night as the Bears defeated Sarah Lawrence in straight sets to sweep the season series, before falling to defending champions Cooper Union in three sets.
March 9, 2012 Marciniec and Doran Named to USCAA National All-Academic Team Senior Joanna Marciniec and junior Janine Doran were both named to the USCAA Women's Basketball National All-Academic Teams as announced at the championships banquet last Tuesday.
March 8, 2012 Men's Volleyball Earns 1st Conference Win at Sarah Lawrence Junior Martin Torres tallied 16 kills, setting a career and school best, Raul Urshela chipped in 11 kills, and Iqbal Husain dished out a career-high 29 assists as the Bears picked up their first HVMAC victory defeating Sarah Lawrence in four sets.
March 8, 2012 Torres and Urshela Sweep HVMAC Weekly Accolades Junior Martin Torres was named Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference Player of the Week and freshman Raul Urshela was named Rookie of the Week for the week ending March 4, 2012.
March 7, 2012 McQuillan First Team AD3I, Three Lady Bears Honorable Mention Senior Ashley McQuillan nabs First Team All-Independent honors from the AD3I for the second time in her career. Janine Doran, Kelly McNamee and Megan Moran were all named Honorable Mention for the first time in their careers.
March 7, 2012 Louison, Cocozello Highlight AD3I Men's Basketball Year End Honors Freshman David Louison was named AD3I Rookie of the Year and First Team All-Independent and coach Joseph Cocozello was named Coach of the Year. Senior Justin Gist and Jan Rogowski both earned Second Team All-Independent honors.
March 5, 2012 Men's Volleyball vs. Mount Saint Vincent Rescheduled to 3/20 The postponed home men's volleyball game on March 2nd against Mount Saint Vincent has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 20th at 7:30 p.m. at Brooklyn Technical High School.
March 4, 2012 Bears Win in Extras, Split Doubleheader with Centenary St. Joseph's took game one against Centenary, 8-7, in eight innings, but fell 12-3 in the nightcap. Thomas McKenna hit his first collegiate home run in the victory and had four RBI for the twinbill. Matt Brigando earned the win in game one with Chris Vargas earning the save.
March 2, 2012 Top-Ranked Amherst Overpowers Lady Bears in First NCAA Tournament Appearance The number one ranked team in the country and defending national champions shot 51 percent and held St. Joseph's to two field goals in the second frame taking a 84-30 victory in the opening round of the 2012 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Tournament
March 1, 2012 Bears Volleyball Drops HVMAC Decision to Yeshiva Freshman Raul Urshela tallied nine kills with a .300 hitting percentage and junior Martin Torres added seven kills as the Bears fell to defending HVMAC champions Yeshiva University, 3-0 (25-13, 25-18, 25-17), on Thursday night.
February 28, 2012 NCAA Tournament Fan Information Be a part of SJC history and support the Lady Bears when they step on the largest stage making their first ever NCAA Tournament appearance against defending national champions Amherst College in the opening round on Friday, March 2nd.
February 27, 2012 Bears Volleyball Notches Second Win Defeating Medgar Edgars Junior Martin Torres and freshman Raul Urshela each had 15 kills, setting a new Bears single-match record, and sophomore Iqbal Husain tied a single-match record dishing out 29 assists as St. Joseph's snapped a five-game skid defeating Medgar Evers, 3-1 (25-18, 25-21, 22-25, 25-13), on Monday evening
February 27, 2012 Lady Bears Basketball Going Dancing! Will Compete in First NCAA Tournament The Lady Bears have received a berth in the 2012 NCAA Division III National Basketball Tournament and will face defending champions #1 Amherst College (27-0) in the opening round on Friday, March 2nd at 8 p.m. in Amherst, MA.
February 25, 2012 Bears Baseball Levels Record with Sweep of NYU-Poly Rob Mongiori went 5-for-8, with four RBI; Vinny Rossi had five RBI; and Paul Piccirillo (eight strikeouts) and Donny Pagano (six strikeouts) each tossed complete-game victories as the Bears swept NYU-Poly, 14-8 and 15-8, on Saturday afternoon.
February 24, 2012 Bears Volleyball Drops Straight Set Decision to Brooklyn Freshman Raul Urshela put away five kills and junior Martin Torres brought up six digs, but the Bears fell in straight sets for the second time this season to their cross borough rivals.
February 23, 2012 The Future is Now for Bears Baseball St. Joseph's baseball team begins its fifth season as a varsity sport. With a mix of core veterans and top recruits, the Bears are out to make 2012 the year that puts them on the map.
February 23, 2012 Lady Bears Fall to Briarcliffe on Senior Night Senior Ashley McQuillan netted 14 points to conclude her career with 1,481 points (4th all-time) and sophomore Kelly McNamee shot 5-of-7 from the field to finish with the second-highest shooting percentage (.492) in school history, but the Lady Bears finished their season with a level 13-13 record after a 77-61 loss to Briarcliffe on Senior Night.
February 23, 2012 Gist, Louison HVMAC All-Conference Selections, Cocozello Coach of the Year Justin Gist picked up his third HVMAC All-Conference award and David Louison the first of his career. Head Coach Joseph Cocozello was named the HVMAC Coach of the Year for the fourth time in his career after the Bears' winning-est season in five years and seventh straight Conference championship game appearance.
February 23, 2012 Three Lady Bears Named to HVWAC All-Conference Team Ashley McQuillan, Janine Doran and Kelly McNamee all earned HVWAC All-Conference honors. The women helped lead the Lady Bears to a regular season conference championship and the conference tournament championship game.
February 20, 2012 St. Joseph’s Drops Myrtle Beach Finale to Ramapo St. Joseph's loses Myrtle Beach finale to Ramapo 16-2. Joe Mendez drove in two runs, bring his RBI streak to three games.
February 19, 2012 Lady Bears Fall to Albany Pharmacy in HVWAC Title Game; Streak Ends at 10 Senior Ashley McQuillan netted 13 points and junior Janine Doran had nine points and seven rebounds, but the top-seeded Lady Bears fell to Albany Pharmacy on the Panthers' home court for the 2012 Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference title
February 19, 2012 Bears Comeback Bid Against Berkeley Falls Short in HVMAC Championship Junior Jan Rogowski (25 pts, 12 reb) and freshman David Louison (16 pts, 12 reb) each record double-doubles in HVMAC Championship but Bears late rally - trimming a 20 point deficit to four -- falls short, as St. Joseph's drops 91-84 decision to Berkeley
February 18, 2012 Bears Win First Ever Game Over NJAC Opponent, Split with Rutgers-Newark Bears get first win of season defeating NJAC opponent Rutgers-Newark in game one of a doubleheader. Paul Piccirillo was the winning pitcher and Joe Mendez went 5-of-7 in the double header with two RBI and a run scored.
February 18, 2012 Bears Defeat Vaughn; Advance to HVMAC Championship Game Senior Justin Gist tallied 15 points and freshman David Louison recorded his ninth double-double of the season with 13 points and game-high 13 rebounds leading the Bears to a 89-64 victory over Vaughn and earning a spot in the HVMAC title game.
February 18, 2012 Lady Bears Extend Streak to 10 With Victory Over New Rochelle in HVWAC Semis Junior Janine Doran scored 15 points and sophomore Kelly McNamee added 10 points as the Lady Bears defeated New Rochelle, 65-45, to set up a rubber match on Sunday for the HVWAC title against Albany Pharmacy
February 17, 2012 Lady Bears Swimming Victorious on Senior Night Over New Rochelle The Lady Bears swept all 11 events defeating New Rochelle, 44-26, to give seniors Alison Nunziata, Kristen McMaster, Elizabeth Fiorella, Catherine Muldoon and Abigail Verbil a win in the final meet of their collegiate careers.
February 17, 2012 Bears Lose Season Opener in Myrtle Beach to Neumann St. Joseph's baseball opens season with loss to Neumann in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Friday night, 11-1. Mike Cundari's RBI triple produced the lone run for the Bears
February 16, 2012 Bears Volleyball Grounded by Cardinals Junior Martin Torres had six kills and Maciej Sadowski had seven digs, but the Bears dropped a straight set decision to York College, 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-19), on the road on Thursday night
February 14, 2012 Staten Island Too Much for Bears to Handle on Senior Night Seniors Justin Gist scored 18 points and Antoine Forehand added 12 points in their final home game in a Bears uniform, but it was not enough against the top team in the Atlantic region as Staten Island broke open a three-point game at halftime and handed the Bears a 76-54 loss on Senior Night.
February 14, 2012 Louison, Rogowski Earn AD3I Player of the Week Honors Freshman David Louison and junior Jan Rogowski have been named the AD3I Player of the Week for the weeks ending January 29th and February 12th, respectively.
February 13, 2012 Lady Bears Win Ninth Straight, Defeat John Jay, 69-61 Senior Ashley McQuillan scored 23 points and shot 7-of-8 from the stripe in the final minute so seal a 69-61 victory over John Jay College on Monday night
February 13, 2012 Welcome to the new www.SJCBears.com! The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) sports information office is proud to announce the launch of our new athletics website on www.SJCBears.com.
February 11, 2012 Bears Volleyball Drops Both Ends of Home Opener Tri-Match Junior Martin Torres combined for eight kills and eight digs on the afternoon and sophomore Iqbal Husain dished out 16 assists, but the Bears dropped a pair of straight-set decisions to Albertus Magnus and Brooklyn College in their 2012 home opener.
February 10, 2012 McQuillan & McNamee Combine for 43 To Lead Lady Bears Past Pine Manor; Extend Streak to 8 Senior Ashley McQuillan netted 22 points and sophomore Kelly McNamee tallied a career-high 21 points off-the-bench leading the Lady Bears to their eighth straight win with a 76-60 victory over Pine Manor College on Friday evening
February 10, 2012 Bears Pull Away from Lancaster Bible With Hot Shooting Second Half Juniors Jan Rogowski and Thomas Karasinski combined to drain 10 three-pointers and the Bears shot 52 percent in the second half to break open a one-point game at halftime and take a 75-52 win over Lancaster Bible College.
February 9, 2012 Bears Volleyball Triumphant in Season Opener Martin Torres and Raul Urshela had eight kills each and Muhammad Ali Bhatti had 12 digs and nine aces to lead the Bears to a 3-1 victory over Medgar Evers on Thursday night in their 2012 season opener.
February 8, 2012 Fiorella Named HVWAC Swimmer of the Week Senior Elizabeth Fiorella two career-best times against St. Elizabeth earns her first career HVWAC Swimmer of the Week recognition
February 8, 2012 Ashley McQuillan Named HVWAC Basketball Player of the Week Senior Ashley McQuillan claims HVWAC Player of the Week honors for the fifth time in her career.
February 8, 2012 Jassiel Ferrer Named HVMAC Rookie of the Week Freshman Jassiel Ferrer's first career double-double nets HVMAC Rookie of the Week selection.
February 7, 2012 Lady Bears Finish Unblemished HVWAC Season Defeating Vaughn Junior Teresa Mangan tallied 15 points on 7-of-8 shooting and junior Danielle Marino had nine points as the Lady Bears finished the HVWAC regular season at 5-0 with a 58-26 victory over Vaughn on Tuesday
February 7, 2012 Bears Extend Streak to Three With Triumph Over Pratt Justin Gist had 16 points, David Louison added 11 and John Moore grabbed a game and career-high 13 rebounds as the Bears defeated Pratt 85-54 on Tuesday night to extend their win streak to three games and secure a spot in the HVMAC tournament
February 6, 2012 Lady Bears Clinch HVWAC Regular Season Title With Triumph Over Yeshiva Senior Joanna Marciniec had a career-high-tying 19 points and fell one rebound shy of a double-double and sophomore Megan Moran tallied a career-high 16 points leading the Lady Bears to the HVWAC regular season title with a 73-37 win over Yeshiva on Monday night.
February 4, 2012 Lady Bears Erase 18 Point Deficit to Upset Albany Pharmacy BROOKLYN, NY – Trailing 39-25 at halftime and by as many as 18, the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team outscored the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 34-18, in the second half en route to a 59-57 Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference victory on Saturday night at Brooklyn Technical High School.
February 4, 2012 Bears Defeat Albany Pharmacy to Complete Sweep on Alumni Night BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team cruised to a 62-43 Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference victory over the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in the nightcap of the Alumni, Family & Friends Doubleheader on Saturday night at Brooklyn Technical High School.
February 3, 2012 McMaster Named HVWAC Swimmer of the Week Senior Kristen McMaster has been named the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week for the second time this season and fourth in her career.
February 1, 2012 Bears Set Career Highs in Triumph Over Sarah Lawrence BROOKLYN, NY – Led by a career-high 17 points from Matt Marino (Fort Wayne, IN/Rutherford) and the first career double-double for Jassiel Ferrer (Brooklyn, NY/NEST+M), the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team snapped their four-game skid cruising to a 101-34 Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference win over Sarah Lawrence College on Wednesday night.
February 1, 2012 Records Fall as Women's Swimming Comes From Behind to Defeat St. Elizabeth MORRISTOWN, NJ – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s swimming team swept the final three events to complete a comeback victory, 52-42, over the College of St. Elizabeth on the road on Wednesday night, avenging a five-point loss to the Eagles just five days ago.
January 31, 2012 McQuillan's 27 Leads Lady Bears to First Win Over Staten Island BROOKLYN, NY – In a tight see-saw affair that saw 15 ties and seven lead changes, Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) scored a season-high 27 points and Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) added 18 points to lead the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team to a 60-55 victory over the College of Staten Island on Tuesday night at Brooklyn Technical High School.
January 29, 2012 Lady Bears Extend Streak Defeating Medgar Evers BROOKLYN, NY – Three Lady Bears scored in double figures as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball extended their win streak to three with a 66-40 road victory over Medgar Evers College on Sunday afternoon. Sophomores Kelly McNamee and Megan Moran had 14 points and six rebounds each.
January 29, 2012 Medgar Evers Defeats Bears With Strong Second Half BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College men’s basketball team suffered their fourth straight loss dropping an 84-66 decision to borough rivals Medgar Evers College in a non-conference tilt on Sunday afternoon. David Louison tallied 19 points with eight rebounds and Jan Rogowski netted 18 point
January 29, 2012 McMaster's Three Golds Leads Lady Bears to 2nd Place at HVWAC Championships NEW ROCHELLE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s swimming team collected 12 medals and took home a second place finish at the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Invitational Championships held at the College of New Rochelle Natatorium on Sunday morning.
January 26, 2012 Ten Score as Lady Bears Win Big Over New Rochelle BROOKLYN, NY – Three Lady Bears finished in double figures and the entire squad contributed at least three points to the box score, taking a 65-36 victory over the College of New Rochelle on Thursday night in a Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference matchup at Brooklyn Technical High School.
January 26, 2012 Vaughn Shocks Bears At Home BROOKLYN, NY – Vaughn College outscored the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team 8-2 in the final three minutes to hand the Bears a 67-64 setback on Thursday night in a HVMAC game at Brooklyn Technical High School. David Louison led all scorers with 22 points and eight rebound
January 21, 2012 McNamee's Career High Powers Lady Bears Past Berkeley NEW YORK, NY – Led by sophomore Kelly McNamee who poured in a career-high 20 points, the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team defeated Berkeley College, 76-68, in a HVWAC battle on Saturday afternoon. Ashley McQuillan and Janine Doran scored 17 points each and Megan Moran had 11.
January 21, 2012 Rogowski, Karasinski Score Highs in Loss to Rivals Berkeley NEW YORK, NY – The St. Joseph’s College men’s basketball team trailed by as many as 20 to Berkeley College and found themselves down by only three with a minute left, but couldn’t overtake their rivals, falling 91-82 on Saturday in a rematch of last year’s HVMAC championship.
January 20, 2012 Lady Bears Swimming Downed by Sarah Lawrence BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women's swimming team took on the defending Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference champions, Sarah Lawrence College in their final conference battle of the season. The Gryphons took a large lead at the start, and held on for a 56-39 win.
January 19, 2012 Lady Bears Late Comeback Bid Against Purchase Falls Short PURCHASE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team nearly erased a nine-point halftime deficit, but couldn’t overcome Purchase College falling 58-54 on the road on Thursday night. Teresa Mangan had 15 points and Ashley McQuillan added 14.
January 18, 2012 Louison Collects AD3I & HVMAC Honors BROOKLYN, NY – Freshman forward David Louison (Brooklyn, NY/St. Edmund's Prep) has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) men’s basketball Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference (HVMAC) men’s basketball Rookie of the Week for games ending January 15, 2012.
January 17, 2012 Panthers Roar Past Lady Bears with Second Half Surge OLD WESTBURY, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team held a one-point halftime lead on the road against Old Westbury, but the Panthers outscored the Lady Bears 48-19 in the second period to take a 76-48 victory at the Clark Athletic Center on Tuesday evening.
January 16, 2012 Bears Watch Lead Slip Away in Loss to Hunter BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College men’s basketball team built a 20 point second half lead, but couldn’t hold off Hunter College on Monday afternoon, falling 64-60. Jan Rogowski netted 19 points to lead all scorers and David Louison recorded his eighth double-double (11 points, 11 rebounds.
January 15, 2012 California Dreaming: Lady Bears Compete in the Sunshine State PASADENA, CA – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women's swimming team made their first ever trip across the country, competing in a pair of double-dual meets hosted by the California Institute of Technology.
January 14, 2012 Ten Bears Score in Victory Over CCNY BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph’s evened their record at 8-8 Saturday afternoon with a 74-61 win over CCNY. The Bears have won three games in a row at Brooklyn Technical High School and four of their last five overall.
January 11, 2012 Louison’s 20 and 20 Not Enough as Bears Fall to Brooklyn Freshman David Louison scored 24 points and pulled down 20 rebounds, both game highs, en route to his seventh double-double, but Brooklyn College produced four in double figures as the Bears fell 74-68 on Wednesday night.
January 9, 2012 Four Score in Double Figures as Bears Return to .500 Mark BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team built their longest win streak of the season at three games and returned to the .500 mark for the first time in over a month, defeating Polytechnic Institute of NYU, 74-48, on Monday night at Brooklyn Technical High School.
January 8, 2012 Lady Bears Unable to Upset Apprentice NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team concluded their southern road trip with a 53-44 defeat to USCAA rivals Apprentice School on Sunday afternoon. Junior Janine Doran led the Lady Bears with 14 points and 11 rebounds, her second double-double this season.
January 6, 2012 Lady Bears Silence Gators For Second Straight BALTIMORE, MD – Hitting the road after their comeback victory last night, the St. Joseph’s women’s basketball team assembled their first win streak of the season, defeating Notre Dame (Md.), 64-52, on Friday evening. Three Lady Bears scored in double figures led by Ashley McQuillan's 18 point
January 5, 2012 Lady Bears Shock Dolphins With Comeback Victory BROOKLYN, NY – Trailing by 10 points with just over four minutes to play, the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team outscored the College of Mount Saint Vincent 14-2 to finish the game, earning a 72-70 comeback victory over the Dolphins on Thursday night at Brooklyn Technical High Schoo
January 4, 2012 Louison Named AD3I & HVMAC Player of the Week BROOKLYN, NY - Recognizing his strong play at the Centenary College Holiday Classic, freshman forward David Louison was named as the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) and Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference (HVMAC) Player of the Week for the week ending January 1st, 2012.
January 4, 2012 Gist Reaches 1,000 Points; Bears Top Lehman BROOKLYN, NY – Senior Justin Gist scored his 1,000th career point netting a game-high 23 points leading the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team to a 77-67 victory over Lehman College on Wednesday night, the second victory over the CUNY foe in five days.
January 3, 2012 Lady Bears Clipped By Falcons to Open 2012 NEW HAVEN, CT – Seeing their first action in over three weeks, the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team dropped a 77-70 decision on the road to Albertus Magnus College on Tuesday night. Ashley McQuillan scored a season-high 21 points and Janine Doran matched a season-high 16.
December 30, 2011 Bears Close 2011 With Comeback Victory over Lehman HACKETTSTOWN, NJ – Bolstered by a career-day from David Louison, the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team snapped a three-game skid with a 67-61 victory over Lehman College in the consolation game of the Centernary College Comfort Inn Holiday Classic on Friday afternoon.
December 29, 2011 Bears Return from Break With Loss to Centenary HACKETTSTOWN, NJ – The St. Joseph’s College men’s basketball team came up short in another late rally attempt, falling 74-66 to host Centenary (NJ) in the opening round of the Comfort Inn Holiday Classic. Justin Gist had 18 points and David Louison recorded his fifth double-double of the season
December 21, 2011 Bauman Named to USCAA National All-Academic Team NEWPORT NEWS, VA – St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) junior Kristen Bauman (Crystal Lake, IL/Prairie Ridge) of the women's tennis team was named to the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National All-Academic Team, in an announcement earlier today recognizing student-athletes in sports not sponsored by the Association.
December 13, 2011 Rogowski Selected as USCAA & AD3I Player of the Week NEWPORT NEWS, VA – For the first time in his career, junior Jan Rogowski (Woodside, NY/St. John's Prep) has been named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) men's basketball Player of the Week. The announcements were made by each association on Tuesday honoring the forward.
December 12, 2011 Division I NJIT Overpowers Bears NEWARK, NJ – Following their crushing overtime defeat at the hands of St. Joseph’s College, Long Island Saturday night, the Bears schedule didn’t provide any breaks as they traveled to Newark, NJ to take on Division I NJIT. The Bears were able to hang with the home team for a while, but in the end the Highlanders were too much, disposing the Bears 78-50.
December 11, 2011 Men’s Club Wrestling Sees First Intercollegiate Action NEW YORK, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s club wrestling team competed in their first collegiate dual, dropping a 35-12 decision to Yeshiva University on Sunday afternoon at the Max Stern Athletic Center.
December 10, 2011 Golden Eagles Outlast Lady Bears Swimming BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph’s College, Brooklyn and St. Joseph’s College, Long Island swim teams competed Saturday afternoon with the Long Island campus coming out on top, 64-29.
December 10, 2011 Lady Bears Struggle in Loss to Golden Eagles BROOKLYN, NY – The Lady Bears shot a paltry 27.5% (19-for-69) from the floor and were outdone by the Golden Eagles in a 72-58 home loss Saturday evening, dropping their record to 1-7 on the season.
December 10, 2011 Bears Lose Overtime Heartbreaker to Golden Eagles BROOKLYN, NY – Forty minutes wasn’t enough to decide the nightcap in the East Meets West tripleheader. The Bears and Golden Eagles needed overtime to declare a winner. The Golden Eagles were able to put up 19 points in the extra five minutes to take the win, 86-77. The loss puts the Bears back under .500 at 4-5 for the season.
December 6, 2011 Mangan, Mendez Earn AD3I Cross Country Recognition OVERLAND PARK, KS – For the second consecutive season, Lady Bears junior Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) has been named Honorable Mention to the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) All-Independent cross country team. On the men’s side, sophomore Joe Mendez (Glendale, NY/St. Francis Prep) receives honorable mention distinction for the first time in his career.
December 4, 2011 Bears Open Conference Play with Win at Culinary HYDE PARK, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team picked up their second consecutive win and fourth overall, defeating Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference (HVMAC) opponent, the Culinary Institute of America, 78-60 on Sunday afternoon. The win gets the Bears off to a 1-0 start in the HVMAC and evens their record at 4-4.
December 3, 2011 Lady Bears Rally From 13 Down Against York to Pick Up First Win of Season JAMAICA, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team erased a 13 point second half deficit powered by a balanced offense that found five Lady Bears scoring in double-digits to notch their first victory of the season over York College (N.Y.), 80-75, on Saturday afternoon.
December 3, 2011 Bears Ground Raptors, 66-55 ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team raced out to a double-digit lead and captured a 66-55 non-conference road triumph over Bard College on Saturday afternoon.
December 3, 2011 Lady Bears Swimming Falls at Home to Notre Dame (Md.) BROOKLYN. NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s swimming team suffered a 53-39 setback to Notre Dame of Maryland University in a non-conference home meet at Brooklyn Technical High School.
December 2, 2011 Four Named to USCAA All-Academic Teams NEWPORT NEWS, VA – Four student-athletes from St. Joseph’s were honored for their academic achievements during the fall season. Mike Cundari (Staten Island, NY/St. Peter's), Hannah Darnell (Nashville, TN/Siegel ) and Joanna Marciniec (Glendale, NY/Baruch) from cross country and Kathy McCarthy (Breezy Point, NY/Fontbonne Hall) from women's volleyball were recently named to the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National All-Academic Teams.
December 2, 2011 Three Lady Bears Named to AD3I All-Independent Volleyball Teams OVERLAND PARK, KS – After leading the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s volleyball team to their first winning season in three years and a runner up finish in the Hudson HVWAC Championship, Kim Matthews, Megan Moran and Sabrina Cornia were recently named to the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) All-Independent Volleyball teams.
December 2, 2011 Three Bears Receive Year-End AD3I Soccer Honors OVERLAND PARK, KS – After finishing their first varsity season, St. Joseph’s soccer team was rewarded by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) with three players garnering post-season recognition. Raul Urshela (Orlando, FL/Colonial) was named the association’s Rookie of the Year and was named first team forward, while goalkeeper Michael Miner (Schenevus, NY/Schenevus) and forward Gabriel Gonzalez (Guayaquil, Ecuador/25 de Agosto) were named honorable mention at their respective positions.
November 29, 2011 Louison Named AD3I Player of the Week, HVMAC Rookie of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph’s College freshman David Louison (Brooklyn, NY/St. Edmund's Prep) has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week and for the second consecutive week, the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference (HVMAC) Rookie of the Week.
November 29, 2011 Lady Bears Drop Heartbreaking One Point Decision to St. Elizabeth in Home Opener BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team built a double-digit second half lead, but couldn’t hold off College of St. Elizabeth, dropping a 59-58 decision in their home opener at Brooklyn Technical High School on Tuesday night.
November 29, 2011 York Pulls Away From Bears in Road Defeat JAMAICA, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team fought hard to go into the lockers tied at halftime, but couldn’t keep pace with a hot shooting York team in the second half, falling 70-53 on Tuesday evening.
November 28, 2011 McMaster Named HVWAC Swimmer of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – For the third time in her career St. Joseph’s College senior Kristen McMaster (Brooklyn, NY/Fontbonne Hall) has been named the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week.
November 26, 2011 Lady Bears Wrap Pacific Northwest Trip with Loss to Puget Sound TACOMA, WA – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team concluded their Pacific Northwest swing with a 93-49 loss to the University of Puget Sound at the Memorial Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon.
November 26, 2011 Five Bears in Double-Figures as St. Joseph’s Tops John Jay BROOKLYN, NY – Coming off of back-to-back losses, St. Joseph’s men’s basketball team edged John Jay 89-82 Saturday afternoon for their first ever victory against the Bloodhounds. Five Bears scored 10+ points with forward Jan Rogowski (Woodside, NY/St. John's Prep) leading the way with 19.
November 25, 2011 Lady Bears Fall to Pacific Lutheran PARKLAND, WA – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball team fell to the Pacific Lutheran University, 77-45, on Friday afternoon at the Olsen Auditorium in the second game of their Pacific Northwest trip.
November 21, 2011 Bears Can't Slay Hot Shooting Knights In Home Opener BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team dropped a 74-64 decision to USCAA foes Vermont Technical College on Monday evening in their 2011 home opener. Senior Justin Gist had 24 points and David Louison and Stephan Dimitrjevitch posted double-doubles in defeat.
November 19, 2011 Bears Fall to Salve Regina at Mitchell Showcase NEW LONDON, CT – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s basketball team lost to Salve Regina, 60-56, in game two of the Mitchell College Tipoff Tourney. Justin Gist had 14 points to lead the Bears. David Louison had eight points and seven rebounds and was named to the All-Tournament Team.
November 19, 2011 Lady Bears Unable to Use Fast Start to Hold Off Clarkson NEW YORK, NY – The St. Joseph’s women’s basketball team led by as many as 16, but couldn’t hold off Clarkson, falling 68-65 in the consolation game of the NYU Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday afternoon. Joanna Marciniec scored a career-high 19 points and was named to the All-Tournament Team.
November 18, 2011 Lady Bears Fall to FDU-Florham in NYU Tip-Off Opener NEW YORK, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s basketball suffered a 100-65 setback at the hands of Fairleigh Dickinson University Florham in their season opener on Friday night at the NYU Women’s Tip-Off Tournament
November 18, 2011 Rogowski's Hot Shooting Leads Bears to First Win of Season NEW LONDON, CT – The St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's basketball team earned its first win of the season, 63-56, over Mitchell College in the opening game of the Mitchell College Tipoff Tourney Showcase on Friday night at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
November 17, 2011 Lady Bears Swimming Falls to Brooklyn in Home Opener BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s swimming team dropped a close 49-46 decision to borough rivals Brooklyn College on Thursday night in their home opener at Brooklyn Technical High School.
November 15, 2011 Bears Fall by Three to Vassar in Opener, 69-66 POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - The St. Joseph’s College, Brooklyn men’s basketball team opened the 2011-12 season dropping a narrow 69-66 decision to Vassar College on Tuesday night at the Athletics and Fitness Center.
November 14, 2011 Lady Bears Swimming: “No Excuses, Just Results” In 2010-2011, it was "No Pool, No Problem". In 2011-2012 it’s "No Excuses, Just Results". St. Joseph’s women’s swim team is filled with mottos, but more importantly is filled with dedicated women, devoted coaches and a drive to succeed.
November 12, 2011 Women's Tennis Concludes Season at HVWAC Tournament FLUSHING, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s tennis team took fourth place at the season-ending Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Tournament on Saturday, Novmeber 12th at the United States National Tennis Center in Flushing, NY.
November 7, 2011 Miner Named to HVMAC All-Conference Team BROOKLYN, NY – After finishing second in NCAA Division III in saves per game with 13.18, St. Joseph’s freshman goalkeeper Michael Miner (Schenevus, NY/Schenevus) has been named to the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference All Conference team. With 2011 being the St. Joseph’s inaugural season, Miner becomes the first Bear to be named to the HVMAC All Conference soccer team in school history.
November 5, 2011 Women's Swimming Opens Season at Sarah Lawrence Sprint Carnival BRONXVILLE, NY – Coming off their first winning season in school history, the St. Joseph’s women’s swim team kicked off their 2011-2012 campaign with a third place finish among five schools at the Sarah Lawrence Sprint Carnival over the weekend.
November 4, 2011 Three Named to USCAA National All-Academic Soccer Team NEWPORT NEWS, VA – In an announcement made by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) earlier today, junior Omar Al-Dulimi (Brooklyn, NY/Manhatttan International), junior Jessica Gargano (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) and sophomore Daniela Semilia (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) were all named to the USCAA National All-Academic Soccer Team.
November 1, 2011 Miner Selected as HVMAC Rookie of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – Ranked #2 overall in Division III for saves per game (13.6), freshman goalie Michael Miner, proved himself exceptional earning this week’s Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference Soccer Rookie of the Week.
October 31, 2011 Teresa Mangan and Joe Mendez Named Hudson Valley All-Conference BROOKLYN, NY – After their strong seasons on the men’s and women’s cross country teams, junior Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) and sophomore Joe Mendez (Glendale, NY/St. Francis Prep) have been named to the Hudson Valley’s All-Conference teams.
October 31, 2011 Matthews, Moran Earn All-Conference Recognition BROOKLYN, NY – Following St. Joseph’s second place finish in the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Tournament, senior Kim Matthews and sophomore Megan Moran were named to the HVWAC All-Conference team.
October 30, 2011 Lady Bears Fall to Culinary in HVWAC Championship NEW ROCHELLE, NY – With a thrilling 3-1 victory over Pratt in the semifinals, the St. Joseph’s College women’s volleyball team reached the HVWAC championship game for the second straight year but fell short, 3-0, to a dominant Culinary team in the quest for their first title since 2008.
October 27, 2011 Lady Bears Sweep Dolphins on Senior Night BROOKLYN, NY - St. Joseph's hosted Staten Island on Senior Night and sent their two seniors, Kim Matthews and Kathy McCarthy, off in style with a 3-0 win over the Dolphins. Matthews had a game high 13 kills and 11 digs while McCarthy finished with five kills and seven digs.
October 25, 2011 Lady Bears Earn First Round Bye with Win Over Yeshiva NEW YORK, NY – St. Joseph’s women’s volleyball wrapped up their conference schedule with a 3-1 win over Yeshiva. The win secures them the number two seed in the upcoming Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Tournament and guarantees them their first winning season since 2008.
October 25, 2011 Women's Tennis Tames Cougars BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s tennis team used strong singles play to bypass Medgar Evers College, 6-3, on Tuesday night to move one game under .500 on the season.
October 25, 2011 Miner Makes Season High 20 Saves in Loss to Yeshiva YONKERS, NY – For the second straight game, the St. Joseph’s College men’s soccer team trailed by one goal at the intermission, but couldn’t find the equalizer, falling 5-0 to Yeshiva on Tuesday night in a non-conference game played at Tibbetts Brook Park.
October 25, 2011 Cornia Named HVWAC Rookie of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – Lady Bear Sabrina Cornia has been named the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Rookie of the Week for the week ending October 24th. This is the second time this season Cornia has been recognized for her outstanding play.
October 23, 2011 Men and Women Complete Cross Country Season at Hudson Valley Championships PURCHASE, NY – The Hudson Valley continues to get beautiful weather for their cross country championships, held at Purchase College. St. Joseph’s men’s and women’s teams capped off their seasons on the warm and sunny afternoon.
October 23, 2011 Lady Bears Lose Battle with Hudson Valley Rival Culinary BROOKLYN, NY - St. Joseph's and the Culinary Institute both had undefeated records in conference play heading into Sunday's match. The Steels were able to hold off the Lady Bears to give St. Joseph's their first HVWAC loss.
October 22, 2011 Matthews Notches Career High 19 Kills as Lady Bears Split Tri-Match BROOKLYN, NY – The Lady Bears hosted a tri-match with Bryn Athyn and Mount Saint Vincent this past weekend. St. Joseph’s stumbled out of the gate, dropping the first match to the Bryn Athyn Lions, but found their footing and cruised past Mount Saint Vincent to go 1-1 on the day
October 21, 2011 Student-Athletes, Staff Represent St. Joseph’s at NCAA Symposium BROOKLYN, NY - Student-athletes Joanna Marciniec and Joe Mendez along with head cross country coach Joe Hoffmann attended the NCAA Careers in Sports Symposium in Pittsburgh, PA. There was roughly 80 student-athletes and administrators from all three NCAA Divisions.
October 20, 2011 Lady Bears Fall to HVWAC Foe Sarah Lawrence BRONXVILLE, NY – St. Joseph’s women’s tennis began a streak of three straight Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) games with a loss to defending conference champion, Sarah Lawrence. The Lady Bears were swept 9-0, bringing their record to 2-3, 1-1 in the HVWAC.
October 20, 2011 Lady Bears Win Thriller Over New Rochelle BROOKLYN, NY - St. Joseph's women volleyball defeated defending HVWAC Champions New Rochelle in front of a packed crowd three sets to one. Seniors Kim Matthews and Kathy McCarthy both finished with 20+ digs and Matthews, Megan Moran and Nicole Rios led the offense with double-digit kills.
October 20, 2011 Cross Country Battles Medgar Evers in Dual Meet BROOKLYN, NY – Both St. Joseph’s men’s and women’s cross country teams squared off with Medgar Evers in a dual meet with each school claiming one victory. St. Joseph’s women took the first five places for the win, but the Medgar men flipped the script for a win of their own.
October 19, 2011 Volleyball Sweeps Sarah Lawrence, Remains Perfect in HVWAC BRONXVILLE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s volleyball team remained undefeated in the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference sweeping Sarah Lawrence College, 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-18) on Wednesday evening at the Campbell Athletic Center.
October 19, 2011 Soccer Team Featured in NY Daily News Adding to the list of firsts for Brooklyn Athletics inaugural year of full Division III membership, the men's soccer team, which has several females, received a full page, featured article on page 59 of the Tuesday, October 18th NY Daily News.
October 19, 2011 Dance Team Walks to Benefit Breast Cancer Research BROOKLYN, NY - The St. Joseph's College dance team participated in one of the many walks this month across the metropolitan area to support breast cancer research. Team members, family and friends, 50 people in total walked three miles and performed two dances to help support the cause.
October 19, 2011 Second Half Surge Powers Brooklyn Past Bears Soccer BROOKLYN, NY – After 45 minutes of play, the St. Joseph’s College men’s soccer team trailed by only one goal, but a second half surge from Brooklyn College handed the Bears a 7-0 defeat on a rainy Wednesday night at Kingsborough Community College.
October 18, 2011 Three Lady Bears Take Home HVWAC Weekly Honors BROOKLYN, NY - St. Joseph’s College enjoyed a successful week in athletics and were rewarded for their efforts by the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference. The conference announced earlier that Kristen Bauman, Erica Brown and Kim Matthews were all recipients of its weekly accolades.
October 17, 2011 Rios Collects 26 Digs in Loss BROOKLYN, NY - St. Joseph's women's volleyball lost a hard-fought match against NJAC opponent New Jersey City 3-0. Freshman Nicole Rios recorded 26 digs in the loss, the most in a three-set match in five years.
October 14, 2011 Lady Bears go 2-1 at St. Joseph’s College, Patchogue Invitational PATCHOGUE, NY – St. Joseph’s women’s volleyball played three matches in two days going 2-1 for the weekend at the St. Joseph’s College Invitational. Senior Kim Matthews led the team with 26 kills and 36 digs over the three games and finished with two double-doubles.
October 12, 2011 Mangan, Lady Bears Win at Medgar Evers BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph’s women’s cross country team took first place honors at a three team meet in Prospect Park Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Bears’ top five all finished in the top ten out of 16 runners over the 1.8 mile course.
October 9, 2011 Men’s Soccer Upended by Vaughn FLUSHING, NY – St. Joseph’s men’s soccer struggled to put together an offensive attack, as they were defeated 4-0 by the Vaughn Warriors. The loss puts the Bears at 1-5 overall and 1-3 in the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference.
October 4, 2011 Urshela Earns HVMAC Rookie of the Week Honors BROOKLYN, NY – Recognizing his four goal effort leading the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team to their first intercollegiate win, freshman forward Raul Urshela (Orlando, FL/Colonial) has been selected as the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week.
October 4, 2011 Men’s Soccer Blanked by Purchase PURCHASE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team could not build upon their historic win over Webb on Saturday, suffering their first shutout in their inaugural season falling 10-0 on the road at the hands of Purchase College on Tuesday night.
October 2, 2011 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Compete at Lehman Invitational BRONX, NY – St. Joseph’s College men’s and women’s cross country teams ran at the Lehman Lightning Invitational on Sunday afternoon at Van Cortlandt Park. Junior Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) led the way on the women’s side with a 21st place finish and Joe Chiusano (Brooklyn, NY/St. Edmund's ) finished in 38th place to pace the men.
October 1, 2011 Bears Notch First Win in Program History Defeating Webb, 10-2 BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team notched their first win in program history defeating Webb Institute, 10-2, in a Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference game on Saturday afternoon at Brooklyn Technical High School Field.
September 29, 2011 Bears Succumb to Medgar Evers in Battle of Brooklyn Squads BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team fell short in their quest for the first win in program history, dropping an 8-2 non-conference decision at home to Medgar Evers College on Thursday afternoon at Brooklyn Technical High School field.
September 28, 2011 Mangan Captures Hudson Valley Runner of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – Junior Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) opened up her season this past Sunday at the Hunter Invitational with a ninth place finish. Mangan completed the 3.1 mile course at Van Cortlandt Park in 22:24 and was the top Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) finisher, and was honored by being selected the HVWAC Runner of the Week in an announcement made by the conference.
September 25, 2011 Bears Drop Home Opener to Culinary BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College men’s soccer team dropped an 8-1 decision to conference foe Culinary Institute of America in their first home game as a varsity program on Sunday afternoon at Brooklyn Technical High School field.
September 25, 2011 Mangan's Top Ten Finish Paces Cross Country BRONX, NY – St. Joseph’s men’s and women’s cross country teams opened up their season Sunday afternoon at the Hunter Invitational at Van Cortlandt Park. Junior Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) was the top finisher for the Lady Bears, placing ninth in the field of 128 women with a time of 22:24 over the 3.1 mile course. She was the top finisher for all Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference competitors.
September 24, 2011 Volleyball Splits at Green Mountain Tri-Match POULTNEY, VT – The St. Joseph’s College women’s volleyball team split a weekend tri-match defeating host Green Mountain College, 3-0 (25-12, 25-11, 25-15) before falling to Gordon College, 3-0 (25-14, 25-20, 25-13) on Saturday afternoon.
September 22, 2011 Hoffmann Set to Lead Cross Country in 2011 BROOKLYN, NY - The St. Joseph's College men's and women's cross country teams commence their 2011 seasons at the Stevens Tech Invitational on September 23. The Bears and Lady Bears will be guided by new head coach Joe Hoffmann, who takes over for Mark Carbone who coached the team for three years.
September 17, 2011 Women’s Volleyball Claims First Official NCAA Victory LA PLUME, PA – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s volleyball team defeated Keystone College on the road in straight sets (25-18,25-9,25-23) on Saturday afternoon. The victory levels the Lady Bears’ record to 2-2 and is the first official victory over an NCAA opponent since becoming a full active member of Division III on September 1.
September 15, 2011 Lady Bears Fall to Brooklyn in Straight Sets BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s volleyball team dropped a straight set decision, 3-0 (25-21, 25-19, 25-23), to cross borough rival Brooklyn College on Thursday night. Senior outside hitter Kim Matthews led the Lady Bears with a match-high tying 18 digs with six kill
September 14, 2011 Men's Soccer Kicks Off With Loss to Berkeley BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team ushered in a new era playing their first intercollegiate varsity game against Berkeley College on Wednesday, the 12th varsity sport for the newly minted NCAA Division III athletic program.
September 13, 2011 Lady Bears Fall in Four to St. Elizabeth MORRISTOWN, NJ – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) women’s volleyball suffered their first loss of the season dropping a 3-1 road decision (14-25, 25-17, 25-21, 25-21) to the College of Saint Elizabeth on Tuesday night.
September 13, 2011 Matthews and Cornia Grab HVWAC Accolades NEW YORK, NY – After leading the St. Joseph’s College women’s volleyball team to a straight-set victory over Cooper Union in their season opener, senior Kim Matthews and sophomore Sabrina Cornia were named the HVWAC Volleyball Player and Rookie of the Week.
September 9, 2011 Lady Bears Open Season With Straight Set Victory Over Cooper Union NEW YORK, NY – The St. Joseph's College women's volleyball team began their 2011 campaign with a 3-0 victory (25-19, 25-22, 25-5) over Cooper Union on Friday evening.
September 7, 2011 Women's Volleyball Seeks to Build Upon Last Season’s Success BROOKLYN, NY - St. Joseph's women's volleyball looks to improve on their 2010 HVWAC runner-up finish in 2011 with a bunch of new faces and a few key returners. With an exciting home schedule and a road trips throughout the tri-state area and Vermont, the Lady Bears are primed for a big season.
August 3, 2011 Brooklyn Campus Granted Full NCAA Division III Membership BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph's College Brooklyn Athletics Department was recently notified that, after a two-year exploratory period and four-year provisional process, it will become a full NCAA Division III member effective September 1, 2011.
May 23, 2011 Student-Athletes Honored at Annual Awards Night BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph’s College hosted its annual Athletics Awards Night before a capacity crowd in the Tuohy Hall auditorium on Saturday evening. Coaches, parents, faculty and students all gathered to recognize the efforts and accomplishments of the over 170 student-athletes over the past year.
May 6, 2011 Lady Bears Defeat Penn College to Finish 2011 Season AKRON, OH – The St. Joseph’s College softball team concluded their 2011 season with a win, defeating #8 Penn College, 9-1, in six innings in the 7th place game of the 2011 USCAA National Softball Championships at Firestone Stadium in Akron, OH.
May 3, 2011 Men's Tennis Closes Season with Win Over City Tech FLUSHING, NY – New head tennis coach Andres Escalante picked up the first win of his St. Joseph’s career Tuesday night, when his Bears defeated City Tech, 6-3. Matthew Walsh (Kew Gardens, NY/Long Island City) also notched his first career singles victory.
May 1, 2011 Boccia, Mendez Collect 100th Hit; Bears Sweep Yeshiva BRONX, NY – Juniors Joseph Boccia (Westwood, NJ/Westwood) and Jon Mendez (Brooklyn, NY/Xaverian) both became the first players in the four year history of St. Joseph's College baseball to record 100 career hits yesterday in game one of a doubleheader against Yeshiva. Boccia singled in each of the first two innings and Mendez doubled in the third to reach the milestone. The Bears improve to 8-22 on the season after sweeping the Maccabees 8-3 and 4-3.
April 30, 2011 Offense Explodes for 18 Runs, Splits Doubleheader BROOKLYN, NY – In their previous five games, including game one of Saturday’s doubleheader against NYU-Poly, the St. Joseph’s baseball team scored 19 runs. In the second inning of game two, they scored seven on their way to their biggest offensive outburst of the season in the 18-4 win.
April 22, 2011 Bears Struggle in 13-4 Loss to USMMA KINGS POINT, NY – St. Joseph’s traveled to Long Island, looking to avenge an early season loss the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA). The Bears were unsuccessful though, falling 13-4.
April 21, 2011 Mount Saint Mary Spoils Bears Afternoon With Seven Run Sixth BELLEROSE, NY – The St. Joseph's College baseball team couldn't overcome a seven run sixth inning by Mount Saint Mary and dropped their third straight game, suffering a 10-7 setback on Thursday afternoon at Padavan-Preller Fields.
April 19, 2011 Bears Late Inning Rally Against NJCU Falls Short BROOKLYN, NY – New Jersey City University jumped out to a 5-0 lead, but the St. Joseph’s College baseball team staged a late rally, posting deuces in the seventh and eighth innings, but couldn’t overcome the Gothic Knights in the final frame, falling 5-4 on Tuesday afternoon at MCU Park.
April 17, 2011 One Comeback Not Enough, Bears Fall to Purchase BROOKLYN, NY – Carrying some momentum from a sweep of John Jay the previous night, St. Joseph’s looked to continue their winning ways against Purchase. The Bears drew first blood against Panthers, but couldn’t maintain their lead and despite tying the game in the bottom of the seventh, fell 13-6 on Sunday afternoon at MCU Park.
April 16, 2011 Bears Sweep John Jay, Snap Seven Game Skid BROOKLYN, NY – The Bears’ bats came alive on Saturday afternoon producing 23 runs taking both ends of a doubleheader, 8-1 and 15-7, from John Jay College at the American Legion Field. It was a true team effort with all ten Bears' batters recording an RBI, and nine driving in two runs each.
April 14, 2011 Sloppy Play Dooms St. Joseph’s at Maritime THROGGS NECK, NY – St. Joseph’s was the recipient of both good and bad luck Thursday afternoon against SUNY Maritime. The Bears were able to climb to a 5-1 lead over the Privateers thanks to some early miscues, but gave the lead right back in a 10-5 loss.
April 9, 2011 Bears Fall in Extra Innings, Drop Twin-Bill to Baruch BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College baseball team held one run leads on two occasions, but ultimately fell in 5-4 in nine innings in the opener of a doubleheader against Baruch College at MCU Park on Saturday afternoon. A six-run frame in game two proved too much of a deficit to overcome, also losing the nightcap 7-4.
April 4, 2011 Bears Tripped Up By Cannoneers BROOKLYN, NY – In their second Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference battle of the season, St. Joseph’s tennis was defeated by the Pratt Cannoneers, 8-1. The Bears drop to 0-2 on the season and in the HVMAC while Pratt, last season’s HVMAC runner-up, improves to 2-2.
March 30, 2011 Bears Unable to Hold Off CCNY NEW YORK, NY – The St. Joseph’s College baseball team clung on to a one-run lead for most of the game, but couldn’t fend off the City College of New York, falling 9-6 on Wednesday afternoon at Randall’s Island.
March 27, 2011 Bears Swept in Long Island, Losing Two to Old Westbury OLD WESTBURY, NY - Playing their second doubleheader in as many days, St. Joseph’s couldn’t repeat their sweep from Saturday and dropped both games to Old Westbury, 8-5 and 14-2, Sunday afternoon. The Panthers had 14 hits in each game and outhit the Bears 28-7 for the doubleheader. Old Westbury also took advantage of some Bears miscues, scoring a total of 11 unearned runs.
March 26, 2011 Joe Mendez’ Walk-Off Homer Powers Bears to Sweep of Rivier in Home Opener BELLEROSE, NY – Freshman Joseph Mendez (Staten Island, NY/Monsignor Farrell) hit a walk-off three-run homer giving the St. Joseph’s College baseball team a 5-3 victory over Rivier in their home opener at Padavan-Preller Field. The Bears followed it up with a 15 hit barrage in the nightcap to sweep the Raiders, 12-6.
March 20, 2011 Staten Island Uses Big Innings to Sweep Doubleheader STATEN ISLAND, NY – St. Joseph’s played Staten Island close for most of both games, but a six-run sixth in game one and a five-run fifth in game two put the Dolphins over the top as they swept the Bears at the College of Staten Island Baseball Complex on Sunday afternoon. The Bears fall to 1-9 on the season while Staten Island improves to 4-6.
March 18, 2011 Bears Earn First Win of Season in Split With Lehman BRONX, NY – The St. Joseph’s College baseball team notched the first win of their third full varsity season defeating Lehman College,17-6, in the first game of a double header on Friday night. Lehman would bounce back to take the nightcap, 13-4.
March 13, 2011 Bears Resume Schedule, Drop Doubleheader to Maritime THROGGS NECK, NY – After a three week break since opening their 2011 schedule in Myrtle Beach, SC, the St. Joseph’s College men’s baseball team returned to action dropping a doubleheader to Maritime, 6-1 and 1-0, on Sunday afternoon at Reinhart Field. Maritime improves to 4-1 while St. Joseph’s falls to 0-6 on the young season.
February 20, 2011 Bears Conclude Trip with Loss to Richard Stockton MYRTLE BEACH, SC – The St. Joseph’s baseball team wrapped up their trip to Myrtle Beach, SC with a loss to Richard Stockton, 8-2. The Bears finished 0-4 on the trip. They ran into some great pitching and the offense was unable to get the bats going after the first game.
February 19, 2011 Bears Bats Quiet in Loss to Richard Stockton MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Continuing their weekend in Myrtle Beach, the St. Joseph’s College baseball team was defeated by the Richard Stockton Ospreys, 13-3. The Bears had only three hits, one for extra bases, while the Ospreys touched up St. Joseph’s pitching staff for 11 hits while also taking nine walks and three hit by pitches.
February 19, 2011 Erne Keeps Bears Off Balance in Loss MYRTLE BEACH, SC – After scoring nine runs in the opening game of the Cal Ripken Experience, St. Joseph’s has scored five in the following two games. The Bears offense went flat in game two of Saturday’s day/night doubleheader, as they fell to SUNY Oswego, 10-2.
February 18, 2011 Bears Open Season With Loss to Oswego MYRTLE BEACH, SC – The St. Joseph’s College Men’s baseball team kicked off their season at the Cal Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, SC Friday night. It was the team’s first ever trip to the facilities under second year Head Coach Scott Losche. The Bears opened up with Oswego State from the powerful SUNY Athletic Conference, and fell 20-9.
October 24, 2010 Mangan Takes Third Place At Season Ending Hudson Valley Championships PURCHASE, NY – On a beautiful, sunny fall day, sophomore Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) finished on the podium for the second time this season, third place overall, at the 2010 Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships held at Purchase College.
October 17, 2010 Mangan Sixth at York Invitational BRONX, NY - Two weeks after setting the school record in the women’s 5K, sophomore Teresa Mangan(Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) broke the school record in the 6K at the York Invitational on Sunday at Van Cortlandt Park. Her time of 26:40 was good for sixth place overall, breaking the previous record of 29:59 by over three minutes. Alyssa Collier from Ocean College won the meet in 25:29. The Lady Bears finished 14th as a team with 323 points.
October 3, 2010 Mangan Sets School Record at Lehman Invitational BRONX, NY - Sophomore Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) set a school record Sunday in the women’s 5K race at the Lehman Invitational at Van Cortlandt Park. Mangan's time of 21:13 shattered the previous record of 23:28, which she also held, from the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) meet last year. She took a podium spot, finishing third overall in the race, just 31 seconds behind the winner and the Lady Bears placed ninth as a team in the 13 team field.
September 29, 2010 Mendez Awarded HVMAC Rookie of the Week NEW YORK, NY - In recognition of his strong performances, the Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference (HVMAC) has named Joe Mendez(Glendale, NY/St. Francis Prep) Rookie of the Week in a report released by the Conference yesterday.
September 26, 2010 Mangan Takes 11th at Hunter Invitational BRONX, NY - The St. Joseph’s men’s and women’s cross country teams each competed in the Hunter Invitational on Sunday, September 26th. Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) led the Lady Bears and Joe Swierczewski paced the men over a tough course at Van Cortlandt Park.
September 24, 2010 Women Sixth, Men Ninth at Stevens Invitational JERSEY CITY, NJ - Both the men’s and women’s cross country teams competed on Friday at the Stevens Invitational at Liberty State Park in New Jersey. The women scored 69 points to finish sixth in the nine team field, the highest finish for the program at the Invitational, while the men finished ninth with 106 points.
September 9, 2010 Mark Carbone Announced As New Cross Country Coach BROOKLYN, NY – Athletic Director, Frank P. Carbone, is pleased to announce the hiring of Mark Carbone as the new head coach for the St. Joseph’s College men’s and women’s cross country teams. This will be Mark’s second stint with St. Joseph’s College, as he was also the head cross country coach in 2004-2005.
October 25, 2009 Cross Country Concludes Season at Hudson Valley Championships PURCHASE, NY – In the final meet of the season, freshman Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) captured fifth place at the HVWAC Championships, the highest finish by a women’s cross-country runner in St. Joseph’s College history. Both the men’s and women’s cross country teams grabbed fifth place in the team competitions.
October 18, 2009 Mangan Nearly Finishes in Top 10 At Hunter Invitational BRONX, NY – Running in her first 6K race of the season, three-time HVWAC Rookie of the Week, freshman Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's), captured 11th place at the Hunter College Invitational, crossing the line in 29:59 in cold, wet conditions on a rainy Sunday morning at Van Cortlandt Park.
October 3, 2009 Cross Country Competes in Mount Saint Mary Invitational NEWBURGH, NY – Amongst a tough field at the Mount Saint Mary College Blue Knight Invitational the St. Joseph’s College women’s and men’s cross country teams finished 13th and 19th place respectively.
September 29, 2009 Mangan and Bosque Grab Rookie of the Week Honors Once Again NEW YORK, NY - September 29, 2009 – For the second straight week, freshmen Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) and Javier Bosque (Queens, NY/La Salle) were named the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) and Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference (HVMAC) Rookies of the Week recognizing their performances at the Stevens Tech Invitational. Mangan and Bosque led their teams to respectable eighth place team finishes in the men’s and women’s 4K events.
September 23, 2009 Teresa Mangan and Javier Bosque Named Cross Country Rookies of the Week NEW YORK, NY – In reports released yesterday by the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) and the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference (HVMAC), freshmen Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) and Javier Bosque (Queens, NY/La Salle) earned Rookie of the Week honors for their individual performances at the New York Institute of Technology Invitational.
September 19, 2009 Men's & Women's Cross Country Takes Fourth at NYIT Invitational BETHPAGE, NY – St. Joseph’s College men’s and women’s cross country started their 2009 seasons with fourth place finishes in the Division III category of the New York Institute of Technology Invitational held at Bethpage State Park on Saturday, September 19, 2009.
October 26, 2008 Men’s Cross Country Captures Second In HVMAC Championships PURCHASE, NY - Men’s & Women’s Cross Country wrapped up the 2008 season at the Hudson Valley Athletic Conference Championships hosted by Purchase College. The Bears finished the season on a high note capturing 2nd place, the best finish by any Brooklyn Cross Country team in its brief history.