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
March 13, 2018 O'Donnell Named D3hoops.com Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year Freshman Kelly O'Donnell becomes the first women's basketball player to receive year-end honors from D3hoops.com
February 26, 2018 O'Donnell Named Skyline Rookie of the Year and Second Team All-Conference O'Donnell set a program rookie record averaging a team-high 17.8 points a game and also led the team in rebounding (8.0) and steals (2.5)
February 20, 2018 O’Donnell Collects Seventh Skyline Rookie of the Week Award The freshman has won the honor in four straight weeks and finishes the regular season second in the league in scoring in conference games (19.9 ppg).
February 20, 2018 Women’s Basketball Falls in Skyline First Round to Farmingdale State The Bears led by as many as 7 in the first half before the Rams pulled away in the second in a 68-46 victory ending St. Joseph's season at 11-15.
February 17, 2018 Women’s Basketball Downs SJC Long Island to Finish With .500 League Mark; Heads to Farmingdale for Skyline First Round Victoria Porcasi recorded her 11th game with 20-or-more points leading four Bears in double figures to win their eighth straight over their sibling rivals.
February 13, 2018 Women’s Basketball Nearly Upsets First-Place Mount Saint Mary; Bears Still Clinch Playoff Berth O'Donnell scored a game-high 27 with eight rebounds as the Bears led the regular-season champions for nearly 23 minutes, but still earned a spot in the Skyline Championships with an SJC Long Island loss.
February 12, 2018 O’Donnell Nabs Third Straight Skyline Rookie of the Week Accolade The freshman collects her league-leading sixth weekly honor averaging 24.7 points, 8.0 rebounds, and 5.7 steals over a three-game stretch last week.
February 12, 2018 Women’s Basketball Readies to Clinch Playoff Berth SJC claims an 8-8 record in league play, good for sixth place.
February 10, 2018 O’Donnell Sets Single-Game Steals Record as Women’s Basketball Denies Sarah Lawrence Three Bears set career highs in rebounds as the team reached its second-highest rebounding total ever.
February 8, 2018 Old Westbury Ends Women’s Basketball’s Two-Game Win Streak The Bears fell to 9-13 (7-8 Skyline) with the loss.
February 6, 2018 O’Donnell and Porcasi Post Career Highs as Women’s Basketball Continues Streak Over SJC Long Island O'Donnell (35 pts) and Porcasi (31 pts) become the first duo to score 30-or-more in the same game as the Bears won their seventh straight over the Golden Eagles
February 5, 2018 Women’s Basketball to Host SJC Long Island as Opener of Three-Game Week The Bears are led by Porcasi and O'Donnell 16.9 ppg apiece.
February 5, 2018 O’Donnell Collects Fifth Skyline Rookie of the Week Honor; Staab Lands on Honor Roll O'Donnell averaged a double-double last week with 19.5 points and 10.5 rebounds and scored her sixth game with 20-or-more points in the win over Yeshiva.
February 1, 2018 Women’s Basketball Snaps Three-Game Skid at Home Over Yeshiva SJC remains in a fifth-place tie (6-7 Skyline) with Mount Saint Vincent in the league standings.
January 30, 2018 Staab Scores Career-High 23 as Farmingdale Pulls Away from Women's Basketball Caitlyn Staab recorded her first career double-double with 23 points and 11 rebounds and Victoria Porcasi scored a team-high 26 points in an 87-74 home loss on Tuesday.
January 29, 2018 O'Donnell's Career High Leads to Fourth Skyline Rookie of the Week Honor The freshman netted her second 30-point game of the season with a career-high 32 vs. USMMA also grabbing 10 rebounds for her team-leading fifth double-double.
January 29, 2018 Women’s Basketball Looks to Break Fifth-Place Tie with Two Skyline Games This Week O'Donnell earned Rookie of the Week honors with a career-high 32 points vs. USMMA (Jan. 27).
January 27, 2018 O’Donnell Forces OT but Merchant Marine Trips Up Women’s Basketball SJC falls to 5-6 in the league and into a fifth-place tie with Mount Saint Vincent.
January 24, 2018 Mount Saint Vincent Rolls to Win Over Women’s Basketball The Bears are back in action on Saturday (Jan. 27) at USMMA for a noon tip-off.
January 22, 2018 Women’s Basketball Wraps Up Road Trip with Two Skyline Foes SJC enters play as winners of two of their last three games.
January 13, 2018 Porcasi Surpasses 1,000 Points as Women’s Basketball Drops Purchase The captain reached the milestone in just 66 games played.
January 10, 2018 Women’s Basketball Set to Begin Four-Game Road Trip Two away games this week and two next week make up the Bears four-game January road stretch.
January 10, 2018 First-Place Mount St. Mary Handles Women’s Basketball The Bears are back in action on Saturday (Jan. 13) at Purchase with tip set for noon.
January 8, 2018 O'Donnell Tapped Skyline Rookie of the Week for the Third Time The freshman averaged 18.0 points and 11.0 rebounds to help the Bears improve to 4-3 in league play.
January 6, 2018 Porcasi’s Record-Setting Performance Lifts Women’s Basketball Over Sarah Lawrence Porcasi and O'Donnell combined for 46 points in the win.
January 3, 2018 Farmingdale’s Dominant Second Half Gives Them Victory Over Women’s Basketball The Bears fall to 3-3 in conference play with the loss.
January 2, 2018 Women’s Basketball Takes on Farmingdale and Sarah Lawrence to Open 2018 The Bears open 2018 looking to snap their two-game losing streak.
December 30, 2017 O’Donnell Posts Double-Double but Brooklyn Outlasts Women’s Basketball O'Donnell's 14 points and 11 rebounds weren't enough, while the Bears next action is Jan. 3 at Farmingdale.
December 28, 2017 Women’s Basketball to Battle Brooklyn in Final Contest of 2017 The Bears travel to Farmingdale State on Jan. 3 reverting back to Skyline action after Saturday's Battle of Brooklyn.
December 16, 2017 Army Proves Too Much for Women’s Basketball The Bears are back in action on Saturday (Dec. 30), hosting Brooklyn College at 2 pm.
December 14, 2017 O’Donnell Pours in 31, Women’s Basketball Mounts Fourth-Quarter Comeback Over Yeshiva The next action for women's basketball is Saturday (Dec. 16) at Division 1 Army (tip set for 1 pm).
December 11, 2017 Women’s Basketball Takes On Two D1’s Before Finals The Bears follow up their six-game homestand with a three-game road trip before the holidays.
December 11, 2017 DiCioccio Scores Career High but NJIT Brings Down Women’s Basketball The Bears are back in action Thursday at Yeshiva (7:30 pm), live stats at SJCBears.com.
December 5, 2017 Women's Basketball Looks to Bounce Back vs. Purchase in One-Game Week The Bears prep for two Division 1 opponents next week.
December 5, 2017 Porcasi’s 16 in the Second Half Vault Women’s Basketball Over Purchase Porcasi notched 20 points for the sixth time this season in the win.
December 4, 2017 O’Donnell Repeats as Skyline Rookie of the Week Freshman Kelly O'Donnell averaged 15.3 points and 8.0 rebounds over a three-game stretch last week.
December 2, 2017 Second Half Surge Gives Old Westbury Third League Win Over Women’s Basketball The Bears shot a 72.7% mark from the foul line in the loss and committed fewer turnovers (18) than the Panthers (21).
November 30, 2017 Late Rally Falls Short as Merchant Marine Halts Women’s Basketball’s Three-Game Win Streak O'Donnell secured her second collegiate double-double in the loss.
November 28, 2017 Porcasi, O’Donnell Combine for 40 as Women’s Basketball Overcomes Mount Saint Vincent The Bears pushed their winning streak to three games with the win.
November 27, 2017 O'Donnell Nabs Skyline Rookie of the Week Honors The freshman had a team-high 16 points with eight rounds and three assists in victory over John Jay last week.
November 21, 2017 Three Bears in Double Figures Lead Women’s Basketball Over John Jay for Second-Straight Win The Bears take the court next in their Skyline opener hosting Mount St. Vincent next Tuesday (Nov. 28).
November 18, 2017 Women’s Basketball Cruises to First Win of 2017-18 Topping York Next up is another non-conference tilt taking on John Jay College on Tuesday at 5 pm.
November 17, 2017 Porcasi’s 22 Not Enough as Women’s Basketball Falls to Suffolk The Bears will look for their first win of 2017-18 against York College (N.Y.) tomorrow at noon.
November 15, 2017 2017-18 Women's Basketball Season Preview Picked to finish sixth in the Skyline Conference, the Bears open their third season under Head Coach Tom Flahive hosting College of Staten Island on Wednesday, November 15.
November 15, 2017 Staten Island Stifles Women's Basketball in Season Opener Junior captain Victoria Porcasi poured in 21 points, but the Bears fell at home to begin 2017-18..
November 10, 2017 Provino Signs Celebratory Form to Join Women's Basketball in 2018-19 The 5-foot-7 shooting guard averaged 14 points and five rebounds as a junior for Ursuline Academy last season
November 8, 2017 Skyline Conference Winter-Sport Preseason Polls Released Women's Basketball was predicted to finish in playoff position in sixth place.
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.
July 11, 2017 Skyline Recognizes 57 Bears on Winter/Spring Academic Honor Roll SJC Brooklyn made up 57 of the 520 student-athletes honored across the league, third most among the league's 12 members and five affiliate members.
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 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.
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.
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 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 2, 2015 Women's Basketball Looks to Play Cinderella Facing Defending USCAA Champion Concordia (AL) on Wednesday The No. 8 seeded Lady Bears (17-11) travel to the USCAA National Championships for the second straight season as they take on top-ranked and defending champ Concordia Wednesday morning. The winner faces either No. 4 Apprentice or No. 5 Daemen College Friday morning in the semifinals.
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 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 26, 2015 Women's Basketball Preps for USCAA Nationals Closing Out Regular Season Against Division I NJIT The Lady Bears (17-10) heads to Newark as they face a tough task facing off with NCAA Division I opponent NJIT Friday night as they end their regular season in preparation for the USCAA National Championships next week.
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 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 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 16, 2015 Women's Basketball Wraps Up HVIAC Schedule Hosting New Rochelle for Senior Night on Tuesday The Lady Bears (14-10, 4-1 HVIAC) closes out the 2014-15 regular season campaign by facing off with conference rival New Rochelle Tuesday night as part of Senior Night at the Hill Center. Tip time is set for 7:00 p.m.
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 12, 2015 Women's Basketball Faces Albany Pharmacy in Crucial HVIAC Showdown The Lady Bears (14-9, 4-0 HVIAC) look to rebound from two losses in a row as they travel to face Albany Pharmacy (11-7, 3-1 HVIAC) in a crucial conference matchup Saturday afternoon. Tip time is scheduled for 1:00 p.m.
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 11, 2015 Women's Basketball Face Tough Battle Against Borough Rival Brooklyn College The Lady Bears (14-8) return to action Wednesday night when they face CUNYAC opponent and borough rival Brooklyn College, who have won eight straight contests. Tip off is set for 6:00 p.m at the West Quad Center.
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 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 7, 2015 Women's Basketball Faces Off With King's and John Jay This Weekend at the Hill Center The Lady Bears (13-7) aim to move their winning streak to seven and eight games as they take on King's (N.Y.) Saturday and John Jay on Sunday afternoon. Saturday's game tips off at 5:00 p.m., while Sunday's game starts at 3:00 p.m.
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 Women's Basketball Looking for Their Sixth Straight Victory Against Yeshiva The Lady Bears (12-7, 3-0 HVIAC) are looking for their sixth straight victory, their longest win streak in four seasons, as they go on the road to face HVIAC foe Yeshiva Thursday night at the Wellness Center in New Rochelle. Tip time is set for 8:00 p.m.
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 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 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 Women's Basketball Looks for Fourth Straight Win Facing Valley Forge The Lady Bears (10-7) seek to close out the month of January on a strong note as they go for their fourth win in a row when they face Valley Forge Christian Saturday night at the Hill Center. Tip time is at 5:00 p.m.
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 27, 2015 Women's Basketball Goes For Their Third Straight Victory Facing Medgar Evers The Lady Bears (9-7) aim for their third consecutive win during their six-game home stand when they face off with CUNYAC foe and borough rival Medgar Evers on Wednesday night. Tip time is at 7:30 p.m.
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 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 22, 2015 Women's Basketball Looks for Momentum Against USCAA Rival Briarcliffe Fresh off their win over Vaughn Wednesday night, the USCAA-ranked No. 12 Lady Bears (8-7) will face off against USCAA foe No. 13 Briarcliffe College, Friday night at the Hill Center. Tip off is at 7:00 p.m.
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 20, 2015 Women's Basketball Looks to Snap Losing Skid in HVIAC Matchup with Vaughn The Lady Bears (7-7) seek to get back on the winning track when they face off with Vaughn in an HVIAC game on Wednesday as part of a doubleheader with the men's team at the Hill Center. Start time is at 6:00 p.m.
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 12, 2015 Women's Basketball Aims to Bounce Back On the Road Against New Jersey City Following their loss at home against The Apprentice School, the Lady Bears (7-6) will travel to the Garden State to take on New Jersey City University Monday night. Tip off is at 7:00 p.m.
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 9, 2015 Women's Basketball Returns Home to Face Off with USCAA Rival Apprentice School The Lady Bears (7-5) come home after their three-game trip to Puerto Rico when they take on longtime rival The Apprentice School in USCAA play as part of a doubleheader. Start time is at 4:00 p.m.
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.
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.
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 Women's Basketball Aims to Close Out the Year With Win over CCNY The Lady Bears (4-4) look to rebound from their loss to Staten Island last Tuesday at Barclays Center as they go on the road to face CUNYAC opponent CCNY Thursday afternoon. Tip time is at 12:00 p.m.
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 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 22, 2014 Women's Basketball Plays Host to Staten Island at Barclays Center on Tuesday. Tip-off Moved Up to 2:30 PM. The Lady Bears (4-3) look to go into the holiday with momentum as they look for their second straight win when they take on Staten Island at Barclays Center Tuesday afternoon. Tip off is at 2:30 p.m.
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 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 16, 2014 Women's Basketball Looks To Defend New Home Court vs. Sibling Rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) in East vs. West Matchup The Lady Bears (3-3) return to the court after nearly two weeks when they take on their sibling rival St. Joseph's (Long Island) as part of a doubleheader with the men's team Thursday at the Hill Center. Start time is at 5:30 p.m.
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 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 5, 2014 Women's Basketball Makes Hill Center Debut Against Old Westbury on Saturday The Lady Bears (3-2) head home to open the Hill Center as they take on future Skyline Conference rival Old Westbury Saturday night. Tip off is at 6:00 p.m.
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 3, 2014 Women's Basketball Goes for Fourth Win in Five Games Against Long-Time Rivals Mount Saint Vincent The Lady Bears (3-1) will head to Riverdale, N.Y. to take on future Skyline Conference rival Mount Saint Vincent Thursday as the first part of a doubleheader with the men's team. Tip off is at 5:30 p.m.
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 1, 2014 Women's Basketball Searches to Bounce Back Against Cedar Crest Coming off a loss to Southern Virginia Saturday, the Lady Bears (2-1) will look to battle back and grab their third win in four games when they face off with Cedar Crest College Monday night at Brooklyn Technical High School.
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 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 27, 2014 Women's Basketball Goes For Third Straight Win Hosting Southern Virginia on Saturday The Lady Bears aim for a 3-0 start to the 2014-15 season when they host Southern Virginia Saturday at Pratt Institute. Tip off is at 4:00 p.m.
November 22, 2014 Lady Bears Basketball Looks to Build Early Momentum Against York The Lady Bears are searching for their second straight win to start their season when they host CUNYAC foe York (N.Y.) at Brooklyn Technical High School at 2:00 pm.
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 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 17, 2014 Lady Bears Basketball Opens 2014-15 Campaign With HVIAC Tilt at Pratt The Lady Bears start their 2014-15 women's basketball campaign Wednesday when they take on Clinton Hill rivals Pratt Institute in a HVIAC game at Pratt. Tip off is at 6:00 pm.
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.
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 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 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 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 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.
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.
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.
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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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 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 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 Gameday: Lady Bears at New Rochelle St. Joseph's (14-9) concludes their 2013-14 regular season looking to nail down the No. 2 seed in the upcoming HVIAC Tournament as they play at The College of New Rochelle (13-9) tonight at 8 p.m.
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 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 9, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Mount Saint Vincent St. Joseph's (13-9) celebrates Senior Night, hosting College of Mount Saint Vincent (15-5) on Monday, February 10th at 7:30 p.m.
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 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Briarcliffe St. Joseph's (13-8) looks to win their season-high fifth game in a row, hosting USCAA rivals Briarcliffe College (8-7) on Friday, February 7th at 7:30 p.m.
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 4, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at York St. Joseph's (12-8) looks to win their fourth game in a row, travelling to CUNYAC foe York College (2-18) for a 5:30 p.m. tip-off on Wednesday, February 5th.
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 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 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 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 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Yeshiva St. Joseph's (10-8, 2-1 HVIAC) takes on Yeshiva University (5-7, 0-1 HVIAC) in HVIAC matchup at Brooklyn Technical High School on Wednesday, January 29th at 8 p.m.
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 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at Vaughn St. Joseph's (9-8) looks to move over .500 in HVIAC play with a win over Vaughn College (1-7) on Monday, January 27th at 7:30 p.m.
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 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 24, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at Berkeley St. Joseph's (9-7) looks to move into first place in the HVIAC with a win over Berkeley College (9-3) on Saturday, January 25th at Borough of Manhattan Community College at 5:30 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 22, 2014 Basketball Doubleheader at Valley Forge Scheduled for Thursday The postponed men's and women's basketball doubleheader at Valley Forge Christian College originally scheduled for today has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 23rd.
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 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 19, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. CCNY St. Joseph's (8-6) looks to get back in the win column as they take on CUNYAC foe CCNY (5-9) at Brooklyn Technical High School on Monday, January 20th at 7:30 p.m.
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 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 11, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Brooklyn St. Joseph's (8-5) tries to win their tenth straight home game as they face borough rivals Brooklyn College (8-4) at Brooklyn Technical High School on Monday, January 13th at 7 p.m.
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 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 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 3, 2014 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Mount Saint Mary St. Joseph's (7-5) looks to bounce back from a pair of tough losses on their Colorado trip, returning home to face Mount Saint Mary (0-8) on Saturday, January 4th at 7 p.m.
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 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 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 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 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 20, 2013 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. St. Joseph's (L.I.) The Lady Bears (6-3) look to move a season-high four games over .500 as they take on sibling rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) (0-7) at Brooklyn Technical High School in event two of the "East vs. West" Tripleheader at 5:30 p.m.
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 7, 2013 Women's Basketball Gameday: Lady Bears at Old Westbury St. Joseph's (5-3) looks to move a season-high three games over .500 as they travel to Skyline member SUNY Old Westbury (2-3) for a noon tip-off.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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.
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
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 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 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 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 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.
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 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.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 No. 15 Lady Bears Host No. 17 Briarcliffe in USCAA Showdown The Lady Bears welcome the Lady Bulldogs to Brooklyn Technical High School for a USCAA matchup that could have implications on a National Tournament berth. Tip-off is set for 7:30 pm with Sitesh Shah calling the action on the live webcast.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
April 4, 2012 Lady Bears NCAA Tournament Berth Featured in Ultimate Athlete The women's basketball team's NCAA Tournament appearance, the first in school history for any sport, was featured in Ultimate Athlete Magazine, College Edition, Volume III. The article can be found on pages 52-54.
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 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 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
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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
September 1, 2011 Hudson Valley All-Academic Teams Announced NEW YORK, NY – The Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference (HVMAC) and the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) released their All-Academic Teams for the Winter/Spring semester. In total, 13 Bears and Lady Bears received All-Academic Team recognition, pushing the total to 18 for the 2010-11 academic year.
March 9, 2011 McQuillan Receives All-Independent Honors for the Third Straight Year KANSAS CITY, MO – For the third consecutive year, junior Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) has been rewarded for her outstanding play by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I). An All-Independent first team selection in 2009-2010 and the 2008-2009 Freshman of the Year, McQuillan has been named to the All-Independent Second Team for her junior season.
March 4, 2011 Four Lady Bears Named to USCAA National All-Academic Team UNIONTOWN, PA – At the annual banquet commencing the 2011 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Basketball Championships last week, the USCAA recognized the members of the 2010-2011 All-American and All-Academic Teams. Tara Gleason (Woodside, NY/Stella Maris), Joanna Marciniec (Glendale, NY/Baruch), Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) and Danielle Marino (Maspeth, NY/Mary Louis) were all named to the National All-Academic Team.
February 19, 2011 Bears & Lady Bears Basketball Vie for Hudson Valley Championships NEW ROCHELLE, NY – The men’s and women’s basketball teams both prevailed in their semifinal games and will play for the conference titles today in the HVMAC & HVWAC 2011 Basketball Tournament at the College of New Rochelle. The Bears face Berkeley at 2 pm with the Lady Bears facing Albany Pharmacy at 4 pm.
February 17, 2011 McQuillan Named HVWAC Player of the Week for Third Time BROOKLYN, NY – For the third time this season, junior guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) has been named the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Player of the Week. She has now won the award five times in the last two years.
February 15, 2011 Gleason’s Three Lifts Lady Bears Over John Jay on Senior Night BROOKLYN, NY – On a night where St. Joseph’s honored seniors Tara Gleason (Woodside, NY/Stella Maris), Allison Kavanagh (Woodhaven, NY/Mary Louis), and Elizabeth Shea (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney), it was fitting that one hit the biggest shot of the game. With the Lady Bears clinging to a two-point lead, Gleason knocked down a trifecta from the right corner to clinch the game.
February 12, 2011 Doran Scores Career High 21, But Lady Bears Can't Overcome Poor Shooting in Loss to Lancaster Bible BROOKLYN, NY – Sophomore Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) scored a career-high 21 points, but a poor first half shooting performance dug the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team a hole they couldn’t get out of, falling 69-62 to Lancaster Bible College on Saturday night.
February 9, 2011 McQuillan's Career Best Not Enough as Briarcliffe Defeats Lady Bears BROOKLYN, NY – For the fourth time this season the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team squared off with a USCAA top 10 opponent. In January it was the Apprentice School, last night it was Briarcliffe who brought their high scoring offense to Brooklyn Technical High School. In the end, the Lady Bears couldn’t keep up with the Seahawks and dropped their second straight, 103-88.
February 5, 2011 Albany Pharmacy Prescribes Big Loss for Lady Bears ALBANY, NY – In a rematch of last year’s Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Championship game with the regular season title on the line, the St. Joseph’s women’s basketball team suffered a 82-39 setback to Albany College of Pharmacy. Albany Pharmacy clinches the regular season title improving to 3-0 in conference, while the Lady Bears drop to 3-1 in the HVWAC and 9-13 overall.
February 1, 2011 Lady Bears Remain Perfect in HVWAC Dismissing New Rochelle NEW ROCHELLE, NY – In another combined team effort, 11 different Lady Bears scored a basket as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team outscored New Rochelle 36-13 in the second half to capture a 63-34 Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference triumph on Tuesday night.
January 29, 2011 McQuillan Reaches 1,000 Point Plateau as Lady Bears Remain Undefeated in HVWAC BROOKLYN, NY – The Lady Bears spotted Berkeley College an early 10 point lead, but outscored the Knights 21-3 to close the first half and cruised to an 81-52 Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference triumph on Saturday night in front of a packed house on Alumni, Family and Friends Day.
January 24, 2011 Lady Bears Struggle to Generate Offense, Fall to Dolphins STATEN ISLAND, NY – Both the Lady Bears and the Dolphins had a difficult time finding any offense, but it was Staten Island who was able to generate enough to pull out a 58-50 victory. The two teams combined to shoot just 30.5% from the floor and committed 37 fouls. St. Joseph’s now has lost back-to-back games and fall to 7-12 (1-0 HVWAC) on the year.
January 22, 2011 Lady Bears Fall to USCAA Rivals Apprentice BROOKLYN, NY – In a USCAA battle that pitted two top 15 teams and perennial rivals, the #12 St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team held a 30-26 advantage at halftime but couldn’t hold off #7 Apprentice School, falling 66-59 on Saturday evening at Brooklyn Technical High School. Sophomore Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) paced the Lady Bears in defeat scoring 14 points and falling one rebound shy of a double-double.
January 20, 2011 Five Lady Bears in Double Figures as St. Joseph’s Defeats Albertus Magnus BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team led from start to finish, taking down Albertus Magnus, 79-61. The Lady Bears played a complete game in all phases as five girls eclipsed ten points and the team collected a season high 62 rebounds. The last time the Lady Bears surpassed 60 rebounds was January 30th 2007, in a game against New Rochelle. St. Joseph’s also dished out 22 assists and caused 25 Lady Falcon turnovers as each aspect of their game was working.
January 17, 2011 Lady Bears Offense Struggles in Loss to Farmingdale FARMINGDALE, NY – The St. Joseph's College women's basketball team had their worst shooting effort of the season and failed to break the 50 point mark for only the third time this season, falling 77-48 to defending Skyline Conference champions Farmingdale State College.
January 10, 2011 Mangan, McQuillan Score Team High in Win BROOKLYN, NY – The Lady Bears showed off their depth and posted their third best shooting percentage of the season in a 68-38 blowout of City Tech. Birthday girl Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) and Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) had a team high nine points apiece and each girl on the squad played at least nine minutes. The Lady Bears up their record to 6-9 (1-0 HVWAC) and have won two of their last three contests.
January 8, 2011 Poor Shooting Plagues Lady Bears in Loss to Mount Saint Vincent RIVERDALE, NY – Renewing a rivalry that lay dormant for two seasons, the St. Joseph's women's basketball team dropped their first contest of 2011, falling 58-53 to the College of Mount Saint Vincent on Saturday afternoon. Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) led the Lady Bears posting her second double-double of the season recording team-highs in points (10) and rebounds (11).
January 4, 2011 Lady Bears End Five Game Skid with Offensive Outburst Against NJCU BROOKLYN, NY - After a 2-6 December, the Lady Bears were determined to turn things around in the new year. That quest began with an 84-64 victory over the New Jersey City University (NJCU) Gothic Knights. Junior Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) paced an offense that scored its most points since February 2, 2008 when the Lady Bears put up 86 in victory over New Hampshire Technical Institute. With the win the Lady Bears improve to 5-8 on the year (1-0 HVWAC) and break their season long five game losing streak.
December 29, 2010 Lady Bears Conclude Kentucky Trip With Loss to Spalding LOUISVILLE, KY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team concluded their Kentucky road trip with an 82-56 loss to Spalding University on Wednesday night at the Derek Smith Gymnasium, sending the Lady Bears into 2011 with a 4-8 record.
December 28, 2010 Lady Bears Succumb to St. Mary-of-the-Woods in USCAA Showdown LOUISVILLE, KY – Making the first appearance in program history in Kentucky, the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team managed to bring a 19 point deficit to four points, but ultimately fell 93-79 to St. Mary-of-the-Woods College in a key matchup that pitted two top 10 USCAA squads.
December 23, 2010 Four Bears Tally Double Figures but St. Joseph's Falls to Old Westbury BROOKLYN, NY – After holding double digit leads in each half, the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team couldn’t hold off Old Westbury, suffering an 84-78 setback on Thursday night at Brooklyn Technical HS.
December 7, 2010 Brooklyn College Outlasts Lady Bears in Offensive Barnburner BROOKLYN, NY – In an entertaining, offensive showcase that saw both teams connect on 50 percent of their field goal attempts, and combine for 22 three-pointers, Brooklyn College outlasted the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team, 83-80, on Tuesday evening at the West Quad Center Gym.
December 5, 2010 Lady Bears Comeback Bid against Patchogue Falls Short PATCHOGUE, NY – The Lady Bears cut a 13 point halftime deficit to two in the final minute of the game, but couldn’t get the equalizer as St. Joseph’s–Long Island defeated St. Joseph’s–Brooklyn 69-63 at the Danzi Athletic Center. The Lady Bears have now dropped two straight games to fall to 4-5 on the season.
December 5, 2010 Brooklyn College Outlasts Lady Bears in Offensive Barnburner BROOKLYN, NY – In an entertaining, offensive showcase that saw both teams connect on 50 percent of their field goal attempts, and combine for 22 three-pointers, Brooklyn College outlasted the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team, 83-80, on Tuesday evening at the West Quad Center Gym.
December 5, 2010 Lady Bears Earn Split in Maine Trip Downing SMCC SOUTH PORTLAND, ME – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team defeated #23 Southern Maine CC, 72-60, in a USCAA matchup on Sunday afternoon. Junior Joanna Marciniec (Glendale, NY/Baruch) and sophomore Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) paced the Lady Bears tallying 12 points each as St. Joseph’s improves to 4-3 on the season.
December 4, 2010 Lady Bears Offense Stalls in Loss to Thomas WATERVILLE, ME – After shooting 58 percent and racking up a season-best 48 points in the opening half, the Lady Bears offense struggled in the second half scrapping together 22 points as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team had their three-game win streak snapped in a 79-70 loss to Thomas College in non-conference play on Saturday night.
December 2, 2010 Carbone Notches 200th Win as Lady Bears Win Third Straight Dismissing Yeshiva HOLLISWOOD, NY – The Lady Bears had to overcome a two point halftime deficit in a close HVWAC battle as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team defeated Yeshiva 74-66, on Thursday night. Sophomore Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) and freshman Megan Moran (Syosset, NY/St. Dominic's) tallied 15 points each, both career highs, to lead four Lady Bears in double-figures.
November 30, 2010 McQuillan Named HVWAC Player of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph’s junior guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) has been named the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Player of the Week. This is the first time McQuillan has been named Player of the Week this season, while receiving the honor three times during her sophomore campaign.
November 24, 2010 Women's Basketball Notches First Win Rolling Past Medgar Evers BROOKLYN, NY – All 12 Lady Bears recorded a field goal and combined to shoot 52% percent from the floor as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team defeated Medgar Evers 79-41 in a one-sided triumph on Wednesday night. Freshman Kelly McNamee led St. Joseph’s (1-2) with 13 points and six assists.
November 19, 2010 Lady Bears Fall at UMass-Boston Tournament BOSTON, MA – St. Joseph’s women’s basketball (0-2) lost a pair of non conference games at the UMass Tournament this past weekend. The Lady Bears dropped the opener to host UMass before dropping the consolation game to Drew University. Junior guard Joanna Marciniec (Glendale, NY/Baruch) was named to the All-Tournament team.
March 17, 2010 Ashley McQuillan Named to AD3I First Team All-Independent KANSAS CITY, MO – Adding to her growing list of accolades, sophomore guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) was named to the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Women's Basketball All-Independent First Team in an announcement released by the Association earlier this week.
March 5, 2010 Lady Bears Take 10th At USCAA Nationals UNIONTOWN, PA – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team lost to St. Mary-of-the-Woods 55-40 on Friday afternoon, concluding their 2009-10 campaign with a 10th place finish in the 2010 USCAA National Tournament.
March 4, 2010 Lady Bears Tame Penn State Fayette at USCAA Nationals UNIONTOWN, PA – Freshman Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) poured in a career-high 20 points to lead the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team to a 76-60 victory over Penn State Fayette in the consolation round of the 2010 USCAA National Basketball Tournament.
March 3, 2010 Lady Bears Fall to UC Clermont at USCAA Nationals UNIONTOWN, PA – After trailing for nearly 36 minutes, #8 UC-Clermont gained the lead with less than a minute left and held off #9 St. Joseph's for a 49-45 victory to advance in the 2010 USCAA National Tournament. Freshman guard Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) paced the Lady Bears with 12 points.
March 2, 2010 Three Named to USCAA All-American, All-Academic Teams UNIONTOWN, PA – The USCAA announced the members of the 2009-10 All-American and All-Academic Teams on Tuesday night at the USCAA National Championship banquet at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) and Justin Gist (Newsome, FL/Newsome) were given Honorable Mention All-American and Tara Gleason (Woodside, NY/Stella Maris) was named to the All-Academic Team.
March 2, 2010 Three Named to USCAA All-American, All-Academic Teams UNIONTOWN, PA – The USCAA announced the members of the 2009-10 All-American and All-Academic Teams on Tuesday night at the USCAA National Championship banquet at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) and Justin Gist (Newsome, FL/Newsome) were given Honorable Mention All-American and Tara Gleason (Woodside, NY/Stella Maris) was named to the All-Academic Team.
February 24, 2010 Women’s Basketball Accepts Bid to USCAA National Tournament BROOKLYN, NY – Head Coach Frank P. Carbone is proud to announce that the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team has formally accepted a bid to compete in the 2010 USCAA National Basketball Championship scheduled for March 2-6 at Penn State Fayette in Uniontown, PA.
February 21, 2010 Lady Bears Hold Off Albany Pharmacy for HVWAC Title NEW ROCHELLE, NY – With 0:33 left and St. Joseph’s trailing by one, Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) hit two free throws to put the Lady Bears up for good leading St. Joseph’s to a 56-53 victory over #2 Albany Pharmacy in the 2010 HVWAC Championship game on Sunday night. McQuillan finished with 20 points and was named Tournament MVP.
February 20, 2010 Lady Bears Down New Rochelle Earning Spot in HVWAC Title Game NEW ROCHELLE, NY – Eleven different Lady Bears registered a field goal as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team earned a spot in the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference championship game defeating College of New Rochelle 59-28 on Saturday night.
February 17, 2010 McQuillan Tabbed USCAA Player of the Week, Doran HVWAC Rookie of the Week NEW YORK, NY – In announcements released earlier this week by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC), sophomore Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) received Player of the Week honors from both associations, while freshman Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) received Rookie of the Week honors from the HVWAC for games ending February 14, 2010.
February 14, 2010 Lady Bears Drop Heartbreaker to Apprentice HAMPTON, VA – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team rallied from 10 points down on multiple occasions, but with 4.9 seconds remaining, the Apprentice School Lady Builders broke a deadlock, hitting one-of two free throws as the Lady Bears fell 75-74 on Sunday afternoon.
February 13, 2010 Lady Bears Cruise Past Christendom FRONT ROYAL, VA – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team held the Christendom College Crusaders to seven first-half points and cruised to a 56-20 victory in a USCAA matchup on Saturday afternoon at Crusader Gymnasium.
February 9, 2010 Lady Bears Extend Streak to Four Defeating Briarcliffe on Senior Night BROOKLYN, NY – Sophomore guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) scored 26 points to lead the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team past Briarcliffe in a key USCAA battle as the Lady Bears and dance teams celebrated Senior Night on Tuesday evening at Brooklyn Technical High School.
February 6, 2010 Lady Bears Basketball Captures HVWAC Regular Season Crown Downing ACPHS BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team captured their first Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference regular season title in four years defeating Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 71-61 on Saturday night behind sophomore Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) game-high 25 points.
February 2, 2010 Lady Bears Easily Defeat New Rochelle NEW ROCHELLE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team jumped out to a 13-4 lead and never turned back, defeating the College of New Rochelle, 69-27, in a HVWAC matchup on Tuesday night at the CNR Wellness Center. Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) led three Lady Bears in double figures with 12 points.
February 2, 2010 McQuillan Sweeps Weekly Player of the Week Accolades BROOKLYN, NY – Recognizing her fine play for the week ending January 31, sophomore guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) was named Player of the Week by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I), United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC).
January 30, 2010 Women’s Basketball Cruises To Victory Over Lancaster Bible LANCASTER, PA – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team jumped out to a 27-3 lead in the first nine minutes and never looked back defeating Lancaster Bible College in an AD3I matchup at the Horst Athletic Center on Saturday afternoon.
January 28, 2010 Mangan Named HVWAC Rookie of the Week, Two Named to Honor Roll NEW YORK, NY – In reports released by the conference earlier this week, freshman guard Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) has been named Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for the second straight week.
January 27, 2010 Staten Island Slips Away From Lady Bears BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team fell 51-42 to the College of Staten Island Dolphins on Wednesday night at Brooklyn Technical High School. Sophomore Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) paced the Lady Bears leading all scorers with 20 points. Senior Mallory Ameneiros (Staten Island, NY/St. Peter’s) led a balanced Staten Island attack with 12 points.
January 23, 2010 McQuillan and Doran Help Lady Bears Claw Past Cardinals BROOKLYN, NY – Sophomore guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) tallied a season-high 26 points and freshman forward Janine Doran (South Ozone Park, NY/Archbishop Molloy) fell one rebound shy of her first career double-double leading the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team to a 81-73 victory over the York College Lady Cardinals on Saturday night at Brooklyn Technical High School.
January 20, 2010 Albertus Magnus Soars Past Lady Bears NEW HAVEN, CT – The Albertus Magnus Falcons jumped out to a 19-2 lead and never looked back defeating the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team 83-51 on Wednesday evening. Junior Kendrea Walker led the Falcons with 23 points and 14 rebounds while sophomore Joanna Marciniec (Glendale, NY/Baruch) led the Lady Bears with 10 points.
January 20, 2010 Lady Bears Sweep HVWAC Weekly Accolades NEW YORK, NY – In the weekly report released by the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference yesterday, Kristin Binckes (Brooklyn, NY/St. Savior) was named HVWAC Player of the Week and Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) was named HVWAC Rookie of the Week for the week ending January 17, 2010.
January 18, 2010 Lady Bears Cruise to Victory Over SMCC BROOKLYN, NY – Despite trailing for the first 15 minutes of the game, the #18 St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team stormed back to take a 12 point lead at halftime and cruised to a 75-45 victory in a USCAA game against #21 Southern Maine CC. Sophomore Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) led all scorers with 22 points and fell one steal shy of her first career double-double.
January 11, 2010 Binckes’ Career Best Helps Lady Bears Hold Off City Tech BROOKLYN, NY – Kristin Binckes (Brooklyn, NY/St. Savior) tallied a career-high 17 points as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team defeated City Tech 73-62 in a wire-to-wire victory at the Kiltgord Center on Monday evening.
January 9, 2010 Keystone Pulls Away From Lady Bears in Second Half BROOKLYN, NY – After being separated by only two points at half, the Keystone College outscored the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team 41-21 in the second half to take an 88-66 non-conference victory in the nightcap of a double-header at Brooklyn Technical High School on Saturday. Freshman guard Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) paced the Lady Bears for the third straight game scoring 15 points.
January 3, 2010 Women’s Basketball Closes California Swing Losing to Whittier WHITTIER, CA – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team concluded its west coast swing with a 70-39 loss to host Whittier College (7-4) at the Purple and Gold Classic on Sunday afternoon. Freshman guard Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) led the Lady Bears for the second straight game with 10 points.
January 2, 2010 Mangan’s Double-Double Leads Lady Bears Past La Sierra WHITTIER, CA – Playing in California for the first time since 2008, the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team opened the Whittier College Purple and Gold Classic with a 66-58 victory over La Sierra University (0-17). Freshman guard Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) recorded her first career double-double netting 14 points and a pulling down a game-high 15 rebounds (eight offensive).
December 30, 2009 Lady Bears Almost Steal Victory From Panthers OLD WESTBURY, NY – After trailing for nearly the entire game and by as many as 11 points on multiple occasions, the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team pulled within two points in the final 1:35 but could not complete the comeback losing 63-61 to Old Westbury (7-3) on Wednesday night to close out 2009.
December 28, 2009 Lady Bears Fall to NJCU at Izod Center EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Playing on the floor of the NBA New Jersey Nets, the St. Joseph’s College women's basketball team fell to New Jersey City University (2-7) 75-68. Sophomore guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) led all scorers with 24 points, setting a new season high. Ebony Cunningham led five Gothic Knights in double figures with an 18 point, 11 rebound double-double.
December 12, 2009 Late Surge Powers St. Joseph’s-LI Past Lady Bears BROOKLYN, NY – St. Joseph’s College-Long Island outscored St. Joseph’s College-Brooklyn 9-2 in the final minute to win 58-49, in a women’s basketball game that opened the inaugural “Clash for the Cup” doubleheader marking the annual sibling rivalry between the campuses. Junior Allison Kavanagh (Woodhaven, NY/Mary Louis) and freshman Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) netted 10 points each to lead the Lady Bears. Long Island’s Trish McMahon (Patchogue, NY/Patchogue-Medford) led all scorers with a 19 points.
December 8, 2009 Lady Bears Falter Against Brooklyn College BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team lost to Brooklyn College (5-3) 77-46 on Tuesday night at Brooklyn Technical High School. Senior Julia Serewko (Woodside, NY/Mary Louis) and sophomore Kristin Binckes (Brooklyn, NY/St. Savior) led St. Joseph’s with eight points each. Brooklyn College was carried by senior Frances Lyons (Brooklyn, NY/James Madison) who recorded a game-high 20 points with Amber Gordon (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Loughlin) adding 16 points.
December 5, 2009 Lady Bears Roll Past Southern Vermont BENNINGTON, VT – The backcourt tandem of sophomore Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) and freshman Teresa Mangan (Cleveland, OH/St. Joseph's) tallied 15 points each as the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team (4-3) coasted to a 64-39 road victory over Southern Vermont College (1-6) on Saturday afternoon.
December 3, 2009 Lady Bears Cruise to 66-45 Victory Over Fisher BROOKLYN, NY – Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) scored a team-high 12 points leading 12 different Lady Bears that contributed at least one point in a 66-45 wire-to-wire non-conference win over Fisher College on Thursday night at Brooklyn Technical High School.
November 28, 2009 Lady Bears Winless In St. Elizabeth Thanksgiving Tournament MORRISTOWN, NJ – The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team suffered two setbacks over the weekend, dropping a 67-45 decision to perennial rival College of St. Elizabeth on Saturday and falling 47-32 to UMass-Boston in the consolation of the College of St. Elizabeth Thanksgiving Tournament.
November 21, 2009 Lady Bears Split At Wilson College Tournament CHAMBERSBURG, PA –The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball (2-1) team took third place at the Wilson College Tournament, losing in the opening round to eventual champions Penn State Altoona, 82-69, and defeating USCAA foe Christendom (1-2), 50-27, in the consolation. Sophomore guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) led the Lady Bears averaging 13.0 points for the tournament.
November 19, 2009 2009-10 Women's Basketball Season Preview BROOKLYN, NY - The St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team looks to return to the successes of its storied past after three straight sub-.500 seasons. Although last year’s season began with a promising 6-4 mark, injuries and eligibility issues stymied the team’s progress and contributed to an unprecedented nine-game slide through the month of January. Once healthy, SJC regained its form, winning five of their final seven games while advancing to the HVWAC championship game before falling to the heavily favored College of St. Elizabeth. With the addition of five newcomers to this year’s team, the Lady Bears hope to build on last year’s strong finish and capture their 4th Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Championship and possibly contend for a 7th appearance at the USCAA National Tournament. With a roster featuring an astounding nine underclassmen, many might consider this to be a potential rebuilding year, however Head Coach Frank P. Carbone, now entering his 13th season at the helm and approaching the 200 win plateau, fully expects the newcomers to make immediate contributions and keep SJC in contention from the opening tip.
November 17, 2009 Lady Bears Defeat Yeshiva in Home Opener BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College women's basketball (1-0, 1-0 HVWAC) extended a four-point lead at half to defeat Yeshiva University (0-2, 0-1 HVWAC), 80-56, in an HVWAC matchup to open the 2009-10 season in front of a packed house at Brooklyn Tech.
March 10, 2009 McQuillan Named AD3I Rookie of the Year, Maddox and Gist Named Second Team All-Independent (KANSAS CITY, MO) Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep), a freshman point guard for the St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball team, was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) rookie of the year in press releases released by the conference earlier this week naming the 2009 All-Independent Basketball Teams. McQuillan also was named to the second team all-independent. On the men’s side, senior Ervin Maddox (Staten Island, NY/St. Peter’s) and sophomore Justin Gist (Brooklyn, NY/Newsome) were also named to the second team all-independent.
February 15, 2009 St. Elizabeth’s Soars Over Lady Bears in HVWAC Championship BROOKLYN, NY - #3 St. Joseph’s women’s basketball got off to a slow start and was never able to recover, falling to #1 College of St. Elizabeth 68-25 in the championship game of the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Tournament at Pratt Institute. The loss snaps St. Joseph's five-game winning streak and now sit at 11-14 on the season. St. Elizabeth's improves to 19-8.
February 14, 2009 Lady Bears Defeat Albany Pharmacy to Advance to HVWAC Championship BROOKLYN, NY - Senior Melissa Velez (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) scored a game-high 25 points and sank four free throws in the final 0:28 to lead #3 St. Joseph’s to a 64-60 win over #2 Albany College of Pharmacy in the first semifinal of the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Tournament at Pratt Institute. With the win, the Lady Bears avenged a 36 point loss to the Panthers on the road earlier this season.
February 10, 2009 Velez Nets Career-High 26 in Win Over New Rochelle BROOKLYN, NY - Senior Melissa Velez (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) hit seven 3-pointers to score a career-high 26 points in her final home game as the Lady Bears downed College of New Rochelle 68-27 in a Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference game at Brooklyn Technical High School on Tuesday night. St. Joseph’s extends their winning streak to four and improve to 10-13, 2-2 HVWAC and New Rochelle drops to 2-17, 0-4 HVWAC.
February 3, 2009 Ashley McQuillan Named AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month Freshman point guard for the Lady Bears, Ashley McQuillan(Brooklyn, NY/St. Francis Prep) was named Association of Division III Independents Student-Athlete of the Month for December 2008 in a press release from by the Association this week. This is the first time the honor has been bestowed to a St. Joseph's College athlete.
February 2, 2009 Lady Bears Snap Nine Game Skid With Win Over New Jersey City University JERSEY CITY, NJ - St. Joseph’s scored six points in the final 1:58, breaking the sixth tie of the game, and held off New Jersey City University to win 63-60 on Monday night at the John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center. The win is the Lady Bears first since December 21, where they defeated Yeshiva University 45-43 in a HVWAC matchup. Allison Kavanagh (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) turned in her third double-double this season leading the Lady Bears with 14 points and 10 rebounds.
January 31, 2009 Women’s Basketball Overpowered by Apprentice BROOKLYN, NY - Joanna Marciniec (Brooklyn, NY/Baruch) turned in her first career double-double in an 84-54 loss to USCAA rival Apprentice School in front of a crowd of over two hundred in the first game of the Family & Friends Appreciation Day Doubleheader at Brooklyn Technical High School on Saturday.
January 24, 2009 Women’s Basketball Drops HVWAC Game to Albany Pharmacy ALBANY, NY - Women’s Basketball was over powered by Albany Pharmacy this past Saturday to drop their seventh straight match. Julia Serewko(Queens, NY / Mary Louis) posted a 12 rebound, 10 point double-double in the 72-36 loss. St. Joseph’s falls to 6-11 and 1-2 in Hudson Valley play while Albany Pharmacy improves to 10-7 and sits atop the conference at 3-0.
January 8, 2009 Justin Gist and Joanna Marciniec Grab Hudson Valley Basketball Honors Justin Gist (Brooklyn, NY / Newsome) was named Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference Co-Player of the Week and Joanna Marciniec(Brooklyn, NY / Baruch) was named Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week in reports released by the conference earlier this week.
January 5, 2009 Keystone College Towers Over Women’s Basketball (LaPLUME, PA) St. Joseph’s College women’s basketball lost their fourth straight game falling short to Keystone College, 70-45 in a non-conference match last night. The Lady Bears drop to 6-8 and Keystone improves to 4-4.
January 3, 2009 Old Westbury Roars Past Shorthanded Lady Bears (BROOKLYN, NY) Playing with only six girls, the St. Joseph’s Women’s Basketball Team lost to the Old Westbury Panthers 87-58 in front of a home crowd at Brooklyn Technical High School on Saturday night. The Lady Bears are currently on a three-game losing streak and drop to 6-7 and Old Westbury improves to 7-3.
December 29, 2008 Lady Bears Fight Back, Fall Short to Dallas in Holiday Classic IRVING, TX - After trailing 33-30 at halftime, St. Joseph’s Women’s Basketball managed to score only 19 second half points, falling to University of Dallas Lady Crusaders 68-49 in the second game of the University of Dallas Holiday Classic.
December 13, 2008 McQuillan Nets 34 as Lady Bears Overcome 16-Point Deficit to Upend Southern Vermont (BROOKLYN, NY) Freshman point guard Ashley McQuillan(Brooklyn, NY / St. Francis Prep) had another career game scoring a game-high 34 points in an 81-73 win over Southern Vermont in the marquee match of the “Holiday Hoops Doubleheader” at Brooklyn Technical High School on Saturday night. McQuillan’s 34 points stands as the second highest individual total by a Lady Bear in a regulation game, only bested by Mary Barry (’03) who scored 44 against Staten Island in 2001. The win improves St. Joseph’s record to 5-4 and Southern Vermont falls to 2-5.
December 8, 2008 Brooklyn College Rolls Past Lady Bears (BROOKLYN, NY) Lady Bears Basketball suffered their worst loss of the season losing 81-49 to Brooklyn College on Monday evening on the road at Roosevelt Gymnasium.
December 5, 2008 Lady Bears Ground Golden Eagles In East vs. West Battle (PATCHOGUE, NY) Freshman Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY / St. Francis Prep) scored a game-high 22 points and freshman Joanna Marciniec(Brooklyn, NY / Baruch) scored five points with 1:43 left to lead St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn to a 58-54 win over St. Joseph’s-LI at the Danzi Athletic Center. This is the first meeting between the two campuses in almost ten years and there was a great turnout by students, alumni and administration from both campuses, the event billed as the “East vs. West Battle.”
December 2, 2008 Ashley McQuillan Receives USCAA & AD3I Player of the Week and HVWAC Rookie of the Week Honors For the week ending November 30, 2008, freshman point guard Ashley McQuillan(Brooklyn, NY / St. Francis Prep) was recognized as Player of the Week for the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and Association of Division III Indepenents (AD3I) and Rookie of the Week in the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC).
November 30, 2008 McQuillan Drops 33 in Lady Bears Loss To Penn State Berks in Consolation For the second straight game, the Lady Bears spoiled a halftime lead late in a game and wasn’t able to make baskets down the stretch falling to Penn State Berks in the consolation match of the Gallaudet Thanksgiving Tournament. Freshman point guard Ashley McQuillan(Brooklyn, NY / St. Francis Prep) had one of the best offensive displays in several years scoring a game-high 33 points. The last Lady Bear to score 30+ points was Michelle Softy who scored 31 in a 68-64 win over Mount Saint Vincent on Dec. 12, 2005 and not since Mary Barry in 2002 has a Lady Bear scored 33 points in a single game.
November 29, 2008 Lady Bears Lose 75-67 in Opening Round of Gallaudet Thanksgiving Tournament Freshman Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY / St. Francis Prep) scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed seven boards in a 75-67 loss to host Gallaudet University, in the opening round of the Gallaudet Thanksgiving Tournament in Washington, DC.
November 25, 2008 Lady Bears Blow 18-Point Lead, Survive Against Medgar Evers, 60-58 Last week’s HVWAC Rookie of the Week, Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY / St. Francis Prep), hit two free throws with 0:10 remaining giving St. Joseph’s the deciding points in a 60-58 win on Tuesday night over local rival Medgar Evers College at Brooklyn Technical High School.
November 22, 2008 Lady Bears Overcome Slow Start To Down City Tech, 72-55 Freshman guard Ashley McQuillan (Brooklyn, NY / St. Francis Prep) scored a game-high 23 points and junior Julia Serewko(Queens, NY / Mary Louis) added a 12 point, 13 rebound double-double to lead St. Joseph’s to a 72-55 victory over the City Tech Yellow Jackets before a large crowd at Brooklyn Technical High School, the new home for St. Joseph’s College Basketball.
November 19, 2008 Lady Bears Fall to Staten Island St. Joseph’s College Women’s Basketball were overmatched against the College of Staten Island Dolphins, losing 64-90 on Wednesday night in a non-conference game at the CSI Sports and Recreation Center. This is the first loss for the Lady Bears on the season and St. Joseph’s remains winless against the Dolphins in 11 attempts. Staten Island improves their record to 2-1.
November 15, 2008 Women’s Basketball Opens Season With Strong Win Over Fisher Lady Bears Basketball travelled to Boston, MA on Saturday to kick off the 2008-09 campaign and defeated the Fisher College Falcons by a score of 65-48. St. Joseph’s improved to 1-0 and Fisher College fell to 1-2 on the season.