Jack Kaiser

St. John’s former athletic director’s career spans seven decades
St. John’s former athletic director’s career spans seven decades
Sports Liam La Guerre 7/01/2013 at 10:42AM

For the past seven decades, John “Jack” Kaiser has been the backbone of St. John’s University’s athletic department. But his relationship to the school extends much further. Kaiser, 86, started out as a student athlete in the 1940s on the baseball team. A former athletic director, he now serves as the athletic director emeritus. “I’m [...]

John Starks and St. John’s Dribbles for a Cure
John Starks and St. John’s Dribbles for a Cure
News Terence M. Cullen 9/24/2012 at 2:02PM

In front of nearly 400 students, children and family members, St. John’s men’s basketball coach Steve Lavin stood in his trademark black pants and white sneakers. His focus wasn’t basketball, the upcoming season or the string of new Dribbles recruits he has ushered in. Instead, Lavin reminded the crowd that cancer, in one way or [...]

Terry Francona to speak at St. John’s Baseball Bullpen Winter Banquet
Sports Steve Mosco 1/03/2012 at 4:17PM

The sixth annual St. John’s Baseball Bullpen Winter Banquet will be held on Monday, January 30 and will feature two-time World Series champion manager Terry Francona. All proceeds from the event, held once again at the New York Athletic Club in Manhattan, directly benefit the Red Storm baseball program. “Our Bullpen Winter Banquet serves as [...]