May 14, 2019 O'Donnell & Garcia Named Student-Athletes of the Year at Annual Awards Banquet Thanks to all the Bears for an outstanding 2018-19 season
January 30, 2019 Department of Athletics Names 76 to Third Bears Scholar-Athlete Team 76 SJC Brooklyn student-athletes comprised the third-annual team, achieving a 3.5 GPA or higher in either the spring or fall semesters of the 2018 calendar year.
November 16, 2018 Bears Join the Fight Against Cancer Bears student-athletes have raised over $7000 to date for the American Cancer Society and the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
November 8, 2018 Deserae Sequeira Named to Google Cloud Academic All-District Women’s Soccer Team The sophomore is the first Bears women's soccer student-athlete and the fifth in any sport to receive the accolade.
November 5, 2018 Sequeira, Molic and Rocha Receive All-Skyline Women’s Soccer Accolades The sophomore trio of Deserae Sequeira, Anisah Molic, and Rachael Rocha helped the squad to their best Skyline finish in league history.
October 28, 2018 Sarah Lawrence Drops Women’s Soccer in First Round of Skyline Playoffs Shaban came away with eight saves in defeat.
October 24, 2018 Women’s Soccer Takes Program-Best Fifth Place in Loss at Sarah Lawrence The Bears will look to avenge their loss to the Gryphons in the first round of the Skyline Championship this Sunday.
October 15, 2018 Sequeira Collects Third Skyline Player of the Week Honor The Skyline leader with 16 goals and 42 points scored five goals and four assists in the Bears 2-1 week.
October 14, 2018 Women’s Soccer Clinches Skyline Berth With Win Over Yeshiva The Bears used an 11-goal outburst to clinch their second straight postseason berth and a possible first-round home game.
October 13, 2018 Sequeira’s Brace Lifts Women’s Soccer to Huge Skyline Victory Over Mount Saint Vincent Sophomore Deserae Sequeira moved into second all-time in Bears history for goals scored, finding the back of the net twice in the first half to lead the SJC to a 3-1 road win over the Dolphins.
October 12, 2018 Women's Soccer vs. Mount Saint Vincent Postponed; Rescheduled for Saturday at Manhattan College Friday's Skyline Conference game in Riverdale has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions from Thursday's heavy rain. The game will be made up on Saturday at 8:30 p.m. at Manhattan College
October 10, 2018 Women's Soccer Opens Four-Game Road Stand at First-Place Mount Saint Mary The Bears couldn't hand the Knights their first league loss and fell one game below .500.
October 6, 2018 Women’s Soccer Celebrates Senior Day With 1-0 Win Over Old Westbury Deserae Sequeira scored her league-leading 11th goal late in the first half to lift the Bears back to .500 at 6-6 and 3-2 in Skyline play.
October 1, 2018 Farmingdale State Overwhelms Women’s Soccer Four second-half goals for the Rams were too much to overcome.
September 29, 2018 Molic Scores Twice as Women’s Soccer Upends Maritime The Bears held on for their second-straight win over Maritime and second conference victory of 2018.
September 25, 2018 Women’s Soccer Evens Skyline Record with Loss to SJC Long Island The Bears fell to 1-1 in Skyline play with the loss.
September 22, 2018 Molic’s Game-Winner Leads Women’s Soccer Over Purchase in Skyline Opener This was the Bears’ first come from behind win since a 5-2 victory over Washington Adventist on October 19, 2012.
September 18, 2018 Cedar Crest Pulls Away From Women’s Soccer in Second Half The Bears fell to 3-4 on the season with the loss.
September 17, 2018 Sequeira Earns Second Straight Skyline Player of the Week Award; Lavelle Lands on Honor Roll Sequeira leads the Skyline with nine goals entering the week followed by Lavelle with seven.
September 15, 2018 Second-Half Surge Sends Staten Island Past Women’s Soccer The Bears led for nearly the entire first half, but the Dolphins rattled off four goals in 20 minutes to pull away. Deserae Sequeira scored her league-leading 9th of the season while Julia Lavelle bagged a brace to moved behind her in second with 7 tallies.
September 12, 2018 Women’s Soccer Runs Streak to Three Behind Sequeira’s Five-Goal Outburst Over York Sophomore Deserae Sequeira matched her career high, Anisah Molic and Julia Lavelle extended their goal-scoring streaks to three games as the Bears grounded the Cardinals, 10-1
September 11, 2018 Lavelle Scores Twice as Women’s Soccer Downs Pratt for Second Straight Win Freshman Julia Lavelle's pair of goals lifted the Bears to a 3-1 triumph over their Clinton Hill Rivals.
September 10, 2018 Sequeira Named Skyline Conference Player of the Week Next up for St. Joseph’s women’s soccer is a showdown with Clinton Hill rival Pratt tomorrow (Sep. 11).
September 8, 2018 Women’s Soccer Cruises Past Medgar Evers for First Win of 2018 The Bears earned their first shutout since last season's Senior Night (Oct. 25, 2017).
September 5, 2018 Women’s Soccer Falters to CCNY in Home Opener Rebecca De Rosa had a highlight reel goal from distance, but the Bears suffered a 4-1 loss to the Beavers on Wednesday night.
September 1, 2018 Women’s Soccer Opens Campaign With Loss at Bard The Bears host CCNY on Wednesday in their home opener at Randall's Island.
August 31, 2018 Women's Soccer Predicted to Repeat Playoff Run by Skyline Coaches The Bears were predicted to match their sixth-place finish of 2017 which earned the programs first trip to the Skyline Conference postseason.
August 13, 2018 Women's Soccer Opens 2018 Season on September 1 Coming off their first Skyline Championship appearance in program history, the Bears open their 16-game schedule on September 1
August 1, 2018 Coach Lawson Welcomes Eight New Bears to Women's Soccer Coach Lawson bolsters youthful lineup for another run at the Skyline Conference title
July 30, 2018 Sequeira, Rocha, and Loschiavo Selected as Women's Soccer Captains Last season, the rookie trio led a team of 10 newcomers to the program's first Skyline Conference post-season berth.
July 9, 2018 Physicals for Fall Sport Student-Athletes - August 10 Physicals for all fall-sport student-athletes will be conducted on Friday, August 10, 2018. Email Oscar Melendez ( to schedule an appointment.
June 26, 2018 Coach & AD Magazine Picks Lawson For “40 Under 40” List Lawson's unique and dynamic coaching style has transformed the Bears Women's Soccer Program. He and the inaugural Class of 2018 were honored at the National High School Athletic Coaches Association (NHSACA) National Convention in Sioux Falls, North Dakota.
May 11, 2018 Willis and Sequeira Named Student-Athletes of the Year at Annual Awards Banquet Thanks to all the Bears for an outstanding 2017-18 season
January 12, 2018 Women's Soccer Team To Host Clinic for High School Girls The clinic will be held on Sunday, February 25 at The Hill Center on 212 Vanderbilt Ave and will cost $30 per participant.
November 8, 2017 Six Named to Fall Skyline All-Sportsmanship Team Representing the Bears were Daniella Alva (WTEN), Anisah Molic (WSOC), Michael Ortiz (MSOC), Rebeca Ramirez (WXC), Justin Russell (MXC), and Valentina Urgo (WVB).
November 6, 2017 Sequeira Named Top Rookie as Sequeira and Molic Secure All-Skyline Women's Soccer Accolades The rookie tandem combined for 40 goals to lead the Bears to an 8-8 mark—a seven-win improvement from 2016—leading SJC to their first Skyline Conference Championships.
October 31, 2017 Sequeira Garners Skyline Women's Soccer Rookie of the Week Accolades The freshman scored her league-leading 23rd goal of the season to clinch the team's first-ever berth in the Skyline Championships.
October 28, 2017 Women’s Soccer Battles Mount St. Vincent in First Round of Skyline Playoffs The Bears finish 2017 with an 8-8 mark, their third .500 or better season in program history.
October 25, 2017 Sequeira Sends Women’s Soccer Into First Skyline Postseason Over Sarah Lawrence The Bears qualified for their first-ever Skyline postseason berth.
October 25, 2017 Bears Make Strides For Breast Cancer Research and Prevention Bears student-athletes collectively raised over $5,000 for the American Cancer Society.
October 23, 2017 Molic Claims Skyline Women's Soccer Rookie of the Week Honors The freshman scored seven goals with two assists in a record-setting effort in the win over Yeshiva.
October 21, 2017 Playoff Spot Slips Away From Women's Soccer At Purchase; Bears Can Clinch Wednesday The Bears couldn't get Deserae Sequeira's league-leading 22nd goal of the season to hold up for their first Skyline playoff berth.
October 17, 2017 Molic and Sequeira Power Women’s Soccer Past Yeshiva in Big Skyline Victory The Bears are now tied for fifth in the league (3-4) with Sarah Lawrence and Purchase State (their next opponent).
October 14, 2017 Mount Saint Vincent Tops Women’s Soccer 2-0 The Bears are tied for sixth place in the Skyline (2-4) with Purchase State.
October 11, 2017 First Place Mount Saint Mary Rolls Over Women’s Soccer The Knights are unbeaten on the season at 5-0, and are now tied with Farmingdale atop the Skyline.
October 7, 2017 Sequeira Leads Women’s Soccer to 3-2 Skyline Triumph Over Old Westbury The Bears climb to .500 in Skyline play with their third victory in five games.
October 2, 2017 Molic Named Skyline Women's Soccer Rookie of the Week The freshman had 5 goals and 2 assists over a three-game stretch last week and scored the game-winner in the Bears 1-0 win over Maritime.
September 30, 2017 Molic’s Early Goal Lifts Women’s Soccer Past Maritime for First Skyline Win Anisah Molic tallies her ninth career goal immediately into the first and it proved to be the difference, giving the Bears their first league win.
September 27, 2017 Quesada’s 19 Saves Aren’t Enough as Women’s Soccer Falls to SJC Long Island in Skyline Opener Quesada matched a career high in saves, but the Bears came up short in Patchogue.
September 25, 2017 Molic and Sequeira Combine for Eight Goals as Women’s Soccer Rolls Over Medgar Evers The Bears took a convincing 12-0 win over their Brooklyn rivals in their final tune-up before beginning Skyline play.
September 23, 2017 Women's Soccer Sees Three-Game Win Streak Halted At Staten Island Lauren Quesada made 13 saves as the Bears took a 3-0 defeat after 10-0 and 9-0 losses the last 2 seasons.
September 19, 2017 Sequeira and Molic Nab Hat Tricks as Women’s Soccer Downs Valley Forge for Third Straight Win The Bears defeated Valley Forge 9-0 on the road to win their third straight shutout.
September 13, 2017 Second-Half Surge Sends Women’s Soccer to Second Straight Shutout The Bears scored three times in a span of less than 10 minutes in the second half for a 3-0 to assemble their first win streak since 2014. Deserae Sequeira had a goal and an assist in the win.
September 11, 2017 Sequeira Named to Skyline Weekly Honor Roll The rookie tallied 11 points (five goals, one assist) in the 13-0 triumph over York.
September 9, 2017 Rookies Help Power Women’s Soccer to One-Sided Win Over York Eight different Bears tallied a goal led by Deserae Sequeira's five goals. Rachel Rocha added a pair of goals. SJC rookies combined for 10 goals and eight assists.
September 6, 2017 Men's and Women's Soccer Postponed Today's road games at Randalls Island (men vs. Baruch and women vs. CCNY) have been postponed due to weather. No make-up dates have been set at this time.
September 2, 2017 Bard Stymies Women’s Soccer in Season Opener The Bears fell to the Raptors, 8-0, on the road.
August 29, 2017 Skyline Conference Fall Sport Preseason Polls Released The 2017-18 season marks the Bears third season in the 11-member NCAA Division III conference.
July 19, 2017 Lawson Unveils 16-Game Women's Soccer Schedule The Bears open their 2017 campaign on Saturday, Sept. 2 at Bard.
July 17, 2017 Fall Sport Physicals Thursday, August, 10, 2017 | Email to schedule an appointment
June 29, 2017 Bears Continue to Excel in the Classroom and Community in 2016-17 SJC Brooklyn student-athletes averaged a 3.26 GPA last year and contributed nearly 500 hours of community service work in 2016-17
May 19, 2017 Women's Soccer Adds Six More to Class of 2021 Rachel Rocha, Samantha Rom, Rebecca De Rosa, Emily Farrell, Alexandra Rowland and Anisah Molic will join the Women's Soccer Team this fall.
May 16, 2017 Athletic Department Celebrates 2016-17 Season at Annual Awards Banquet The SJC Brooklyn Athletic Department recognized the many accomplishments and accolades over the 2016-17 season.
May 3, 2017 Spring Physicals for Fall Sport Returning Student-Athletes Friday, May 12, 2017 | 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. | Appointments must be made in advance.
September 30, 2015 Women's Soccer Topped by Lehman
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.
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 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 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
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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.
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.
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.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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.
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 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.
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.
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 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.
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 14, 2012 Lady Bears Soccer Trio Named to HVWAC All-Conference Team Freshmen forwards Pamela Chernyakhovsky and Daniella Valenica, and junior defender Daniela Semilia receive All-HVWAC recognition after leading Lady Bears to championship in inaugural varsity season.
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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 6, 2012 This Weekend's Bears and Lady Bears Soccer Games Postponed The Bears HVMAC matchup against Webb scheduled for Saturday and the Lady Bears rematch against Brooklyn College scheduled for Sunday have both been postponed. The Lady Bears will now square off against Brooklyn on Thursday, October 11 at Brooklyn College (time TBA), while no date has been set yet for the men at this time.
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 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 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.
September 28, 2012 Women's Soccer & Volleyball vs. Pine Manor Cancelled Due to the rain that hit the Boston area, the women's soccer and volleyball road twinbill against Pine Manor College scheduled for Saturday, September 29th has been cancelled.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.