St. John’s University

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/21/2013 at 7:44AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast. High of 48. Winds from the East at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the South in the afternoon. Thursday night: Overcast. Low of 45. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: CabaNOIR: The 15th Annual Cabaret For Charity Come to St. John’s University Little Theatre for a fabulous night [...]

St. John’s men’s basketball shaky in first exhibition game of the season
St. John’s men’s basketball shaky in first exhibition game of the season
News Liam La Guerre 11/02/2013 at 8:03PM

St. John’s University men’s basketball head coach Steve Lavin promised that this year the Red Storm would do something special. But it certainly didn’t look that way in the Johnnies’ 2013-2014 pre-season debut, an exhibition game against the Division II San Francisco University State Gators on Saturday. The Red Storm struggled throughout the game, shooting [...]

Star of Queens: Gabrielle Fonrouge, president, Society of Professional Journalists, St. John’s University; Homes for the Homeless at the Saratoga Family Inn
Star of Queens: Gabrielle Fonrouge, president, Society of Professional Journalists, St. John’s University; Homes for the Homeless at the Saratoga Family Inn
News Queens Courier Staff 10/28/2013 at 9:12AM

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Gabrielle Fonrouge is more than just a journalism student at St. John’s University and president of the Society of Professional Journalists. She is also a major community service leader at Homes for the Homeless at the Saratoga Family Inn in Jamaica. She works with the adult program there which assists homeless adults in [...]

St. John’s men’s basketball makes promise at annual Tip-Off
St. John’s men’s basketball makes promise at annual Tip-Off
Sports Liam La Guerre 10/26/2013 at 1:35PM

“Let’s get it in.” The St. John’s University men’s basketball team embraced this phrase as their season motto at the Red Storm Tip-Off Friday. Men’s basketball head coach Steve Lavin said it first, declaring that this year they are expecting to do something “special.” “This year the goal is to get it in,” Lavin said [...]

St. John’s men’s basketball team all grown up
St. John’s men’s basketball team all grown up
News Liam La Guerre 10/17/2013 at 3:43PM

St. John’s basketball head coach Steve Lavin once said it would take about “three or four” years to build back the Johnnies’ program. Now in his fourth year as head coach, Lavin was optimistic at the annual St. John’s basketball media day on Thursday, October 10, because the Red Storm has a full set of [...]

St. John’s women’s basketball team looks to continue dynasty
St. John’s women’s basketball team looks to continue dynasty
News Liam La Guerre 10/16/2013 at 3:18PM

The St. John’s University women’s basketball team has big shoes to fill. With last year’s departure of seniors Nadirah McKenith and Shenneika Smith to the WNBA — the first female Red Storm players ever drafted to the league — the team has some gaping holes. Smith and McKenith were the key players of the greatest [...]

St. John’s third annual Dribble For The Cure raises $55K for cancer
St. John’s third annual Dribble For The Cure raises $55K for cancer
Sports Liam La Guerre 9/29/2013 at 3:42PM

About two years ago St. John’s University men’s basketball head coach Steve Lavin announced he had prostate cancer and would need surgery. Lavin missed most of the following season and had a successful surgery and recovery, but for members of the university and especially the men’s basketball team, talking about cancer still hits home. “Coach always talks [...]

Victory marks fourth consecutive win for St. John’s men’s soccer
Victory marks fourth consecutive win for St. John’s men’s soccer
News Liam La Guerre 9/16/2013 at 5:37PM

In the 19th minute St. John’s men’s soccer forward Sean Sepe clutched his head and looked to the sky as if the world was coming to an end. Sepe just missed an easy goal directly in front the frame. With no defenders around, it was just him and the West Virginia University goalkeeper, Lee Johnston. [...]

Mulligan’s golden goal puts No. 23 Red Storm pass No. 5 Akron
Mulligan’s golden goal puts No. 23 Red Storm pass No. 5 Akron
News Liam La Guerre 9/08/2013 at 11:00AM

With a penalty kick lined up, the game rested on St. John’s forward Jimmy Mulligan’s foot. Pressure poured in as the intense match, in which both teams just scored one goal apiece in 90 minutes of regulation and more than 15 minutes in overtime and had seven yellow cards handed out, came down to just [...]

St. John’s edges out NJIT in 2013 men’s soccer season opener
St. John’s edges out NJIT in 2013 men’s soccer season opener
News Liam La Guerre 8/31/2013 at 8:25AM

Going into his 23rd season as St. John’s men’s soccer head coach, Dr. Dave Masur has seen it all. As one of Division 1 most winningest active coaches at 367-123-76 (.716), Masur has raised the St. John’s program into a national contender, but he knows every year the slates are wiped clean. “What’s that?” Masur [...]