November 11, 2019 Sepulveda Tabbed All-Skyline Men’s Soccer First Team; Sanchez Named to All-Sportsmanship Team Sophomore Joseph Sepulveda scored a conference-leading 14 goals to become the second Bear to earn All-Skyline first-team accolades. Classmate William Sanchez played in 18 games logging 90-plus minutes in 15 contests.
October 26, 2019 Men’s Soccer Earns 2-2 Draw vs. Old Westbury on Georges’ Late Equalizer Mateusz Georges' 89th-minute goal gives Bears the second draw of the season, first in Skyline play. Joseph Sepulveda also scored.
October 23, 2019 Men’s Soccer Celebrates Senior Night with Three-Goal Victory Against Sarah Lawrence Seniors Avendano, Georges score while Mastoras provided a pair of assists. Sophomore Sepulveda bagged two goals of his own.
October 19, 2019 Gavilanes and Sepulveda Score as Men’s Soccer Drops Close Match to Mount Saint Vincent Bears host Sarah Lawrence on Senior Night this Tuesday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
October 15, 2019 Sepulveda’s Second Half Double Not Enough as Men’s Soccer Falls Short to Merchant Marine Bears will play this Saturday against Mount Saint Vincent in the Bronx.
October 12, 2019 Men's Soccer Beaten by Farmingdale State Bears return home on Tuesday, October 15 to face USMMA
October 7, 2019 Mastoras, Sepulveda Score Second Half Goals as Men’s Soccer Shuts Out Yeshiva Shut out was the first in conference play since October 2016; first shut out for keeper Oliveros since October 2018.
October 5, 2019 Men’s Soccer Drops Decision to Manhattanville Bears play Yeshiva on the road on Monday night; return to Aviator Field on Oct. 15 vs. USMMA.
October 3, 2019 Men's Soccer Featured as No. 1 Play on SportsCenter on SnapChat Mohamed Ndiaye Jr's bicycle kick in the win over SJC Long Island was featured as the #1 play in SportsCenter on SnapChat on Thursday, October 3, 2019
October 1, 2019 Ndiaye Jr. Notches Second-Half Hat Trick in Men’s Soccer’s First-Ever Victory Over SJC Long Island Bears win first Skyline Conference game of the season.
September 28, 2019 Five Goal First Half Sees Mount Saint Mary Top Men’s Soccer Bears return home to face SJC Long Island on Tuesday, October 1.
September 25, 2019 Men’s Soccer Concludes Non-Conference Slate with Double-OT Road Draw to St. Elizabeth Bears return to conference play on Saturday afternoon at Mount Saint Mary
September 21, 2019 Ndiaye Jr.’s Game-Winner Lifts Men’s Soccer Past Brooklyn in OT Bears win first overtime game in program history. Return to action on Wednesday night.
September 11, 2019 Men’s Soccer Stymied by Medgar Evers Bears open up Skyline Conference-play this Saturday against Purchase.
September 8, 2019 Men’s Soccer Falls Flat Against Catholic St. Joseph's return to action on Wednesday, Sep. 11 away to Medgar Evers College.
September 7, 2019 Sepulveda's First Career Hat Trick Leads Men's Soccer To First Win of the Season Over York Freshmen Gavilanes and Altabchi score first career goals in the victory.
September 4, 2019 Mastoras and Sanchez Score as Men’s Soccer Falls to Baruch William Sanchez netted his first collegiate goal in the losing effort.
August 31, 2019 #6 Montclair State Too Much For Men’s Soccer Junior Alejandro Oliveros made 12 saves as the Bears played a ranked opponent for the first time in program history.
August 30, 2019 Early Goals Sees Men’s Soccer Fall to NJCU in Season Opener St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) are back in action on Saturday afternoon against Montclair State University
July 8, 2019 Physicals for Fall Sport Student-Athletes - August 9 Physicals for all fall-sport student-athletes will be conducted on Friday, August 9, 2019. Email Oscar Melendez ( to schedule an appointment.
June 21, 2019 Lezeau Selected to Attend NCAA Career in Sports Forum The rising senior men's soccer student-athlete was among the 200 student-athletes who convened in Indianapolis earlier this month for the NCAA Career in Sports Forum.
May 14, 2019 O'Donnell & Garcia Named Student-Athletes of the Year at Annual Awards Banquet Thanks to all the Bears for an outstanding 2018-19 season
January 30, 2019 Department of Athletics Names 76 to Third Bears Scholar-Athlete Team 76 SJC Brooklyn student-athletes comprised the third-annual team, achieving a 3.5 GPA or higher in either the spring or fall semesters of the 2018 calendar year.
November 16, 2018 Bears Join the Fight Against Cancer Bears student-athletes have raised over $7000 to date for the American Cancer Society and the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
November 5, 2018 Garcia and Georges Earn All-Skyline Men’s Soccer Honors Sophomore Kenneth Garcia earns first-team honors for the second-straight season while junior Mateusz Georges lands on the second team.
October 24, 2018 Men’s Soccer Concludes Season Falling to Sarah Lawrence Despite the loss, the Bears finished their season with their second-most wins and second-highest goal tally in a single season.
October 22, 2018 Garcia Earns First Skyline Player of the Week Award The sophomore garnered the first Player of the Week award for men's soccer this season.
October 21, 2018 Men’s Soccer Edged by Old Westbury on Senior Day The Bears honored their lone senior and captain Matthias Spiegel but fell 2-1 to the Panthers. Mateusz Georges scored his seventh of the season.
October 19, 2018 Garcia Sets Single-Game Goals and Points Records as Men’s Soccer Runs Past Pratt   Sophomore Kenneth Garcia recorded his first collegiate hat trick and broke program records that stood since 2011.
October 18, 2018 Men’s Soccer Falters at Purchase The Bears opened a three-game stretch in four days with a 4-0 loss to Purchase.
October 16, 2018 Yeshiva Slips Past Men’s Soccer The Bears outshot the hosts by nearly double, but a goal in the 86th minute gave the Maccabees a 3-2 victory.
October 13, 2018 USMMA’s Strong Start Sinks Men’s Soccer The Bears held the second place Mariners scoreless over the final 40 minutes but couldn't crack their league-leading defense.
October 10, 2018 Men's Soccer Grounded by SJC Long Island Brandon Georges scored his third of the season, but the Bears couldn't overcome their sibling rivals in a 3-1 Skyline loss.
October 8, 2018 Sepulveda’s Six Points Lifts Men’s Soccer Past Medgar Evers Rookie Joseph Sepulveda played a part in four goals in a 5-2 victory over Medgar Evers.
October 6, 2018 Men’s Soccer Clipped by First-Place Maritime, 3-2 The Bears outshot the league unbeatens and pulled within one on Joshua de la Cruz' first collegiate goal.
September 29, 2018 Farmingdale State Surges Past Men’s Soccer The Bears played to a scoreless deadlock with the Rams for 63 minutes.
September 26, 2018 Men’s Soccer Suffers First Skyline Defeat in Shutout to Mount Saint Mary Oliveros matched his season high with 13 saves in the loss.
September 22, 2018 Men’s Soccer Picks Up 3-2 Road Win Over Mount Saint Vincent in Skyline Opener Kenneth Garcia scored a brace and Thomas Mastoras netted the game-winner as the Bears never trailed in the program's first win over the Dolphins.
September 19, 2018 Men’s Soccer Stumbles in Second Half to New Jersey City The Bears played even with NJCU after 45 minutes but an early second-half goal by the hosts carried them to a 3-0 victory. Alejandro Oliveros made 13 saves in defeat.
September 19, 2018 Men's Soccer at Pratt Rescheduled to Oct. 19 The non-conference game between the Clinton Hill rivals will kickoff at 9 p.m. at Aviator Field.
September 15, 2018 Georges’ Hat-Trick Propels Men’s Soccer Past Valley Forge Mateusz Georges recorded his first collegiate hat trick and Kenneth Garcia moved into third all-time in Bears history in goals scored in a 5-1 win over the Patriots.
September 12, 2018 Kean Hands Men’s Soccer Second Straight Loss Next up is the third of five straight road matches at Valley Forge on Saturday (Sep. 15).
September 11, 2018 Men’s Soccer at Pratt Postponed Their next game is Wednesday (Sep. 12) at Kean (7:30 pm).
September 9, 2018 Men’s Soccer Splits at SJC Long Island Invitational Falling to Manhattanville Goncalves and Georges scored as the Bears had an early lead in the loss.
September 8, 2018 Men’s Soccer Downs York for First Win Under Coach Brunengo Four different Bears scored in their first win of 2018.
September 5, 2018 Baruch Narrowly Edges Men’s Soccer in Hard-Fought Battle Two Bears scored their first goal of the season, but an 80th-minute tally gave Baruch a one-goal victory.
September 3, 2018 Men's Soccer Scores A Pair in Losing Effort at Staten Island Sophomore Kenneth Garcia scored for the second straight game and junior Daniel Goncalves added a late tally in a 6-2 non-conference loss to the Dolphins on Monday.
September 1, 2018 Garcia Scores in Coach Brunengo Debut as Men’s Soccer Falls to Hunter in Opener Kenneth Garcia's scored the Bears lone goal in the 40th minute to halve a two-goal deficit, but SJC was downed 3-1 by the Hawks.
August 9, 2018 Men's Soccer Kicks Off Brunengo Era on September 1 Bears host Hunter College at Aviator to begin 20-game slate in first year under Head Coach Adam Burnengo.
August 2, 2018 Brunengo Named Head Men’s Soccer Coach The former McClancy High School varsity coach won five CHSAA 'A' division city titles with the Crusaders.
July 9, 2018 Physicals for Fall Sport Student-Athletes - August 10 Physicals for all fall-sport student-athletes will be conducted on Friday, August 10, 2018. Email Oscar Melendez ( to schedule an appointment.
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
November 28, 2017 NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum Provides Unforgettable Experience For Two SAAC Members Victoria Mahoney (softball) and Gemar Lezeau (men's soccer) recount the memorable experience in Washington, D.C. two weekends ago.
November 16, 2017 Mahoney and Lezeau Picked to Attend NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum The Bears will join more than 220 NCAA student-athletes from all three divisions meeting Thursday through Sunday in Washington, D.C.
November 8, 2017 Six Named to Fall Skyline All-Sportsmanship Team Representing the Bears were Daniella Alva (WTEN), Anisah Molic (WSOC), Michael Ortiz (MSOC), Rebeca Ramirez (WXC), Justin Russell (MXC), and Valentina Urgo (WVB).
November 6, 2017 Garcia Collects First-Team All-Skyline Men's Soccer Accolades Garcia led the team with six goals and was third among rookies in goal scoring to become the program's first first-team selection.
October 25, 2017 Men’s Soccer Comes Up Short at Old Westbury in Season Finale Oliveros snagged seven saves after being subbed in for the second half.
October 25, 2017 Bears Make Strides For Breast Cancer Research and Prevention Bears student-athletes collectively raised over $5,000 for the American Cancer Society.
October 21, 2017 Men's Soccer Senior Day Spoiled By Late Sarah Lawrence Strike Kenneth Garcia scored his team-leading 6th goal and Cesar Oviedo scored his 1st of the season to erase 2-0 deficit, but the Bears couldn't come away with their first Skyline win on Senior Day.
October 17, 2017 Yeshiva Denies Men's Soccer First League Win The Bears yielded an early goal and trailed 1-0 at half before the Maccabees pulled away with three second-half strikes.
October 13, 2017 Baruch Shuts Out Men’s Soccer in Non-Conference Showdown In their first-ever meeting, Baruch used three second-half goals to down the Bears.
October 11, 2017 League Unbeaten SJC Long Island Pushes Past Men’s Soccer The Golden Eagles scored two quick second-half goals to break a scoreless deadlock and held on to a 2-0 victory to remain in first place in the Skyline Conference.
October 9, 2017 Garcia and Goncalves Power Men’s Soccer Past Medgar Evers for First Win The Bears defeated Medgar Evers, 2-1, for their first victory in 2017, snapping a 10-game winless streak.
October 7, 2017 Two Players Net First Goal but Men’s Soccer Falls at Maritime A late rally from the Bears came up short as Maritime picked up their fourth Skyline win.
October 3, 2017 Men’s Soccer Loses Heartbreaker to Purchase Garcia netted his team-leading third goal, but a heroic Panthers' goal with :13 on the clock sunk SJC.
September 30, 2017 Four Goals in Final 15 Minutes Give Farmingdale Edge Over Men’s Soccer The Bears earned their first lead of 2017, but couldn't contain Farmingdale's offense down the stretch for a 5-2 Skyline loss.
September 27, 2017 Strong Second Half Gives Mount Saint Mary 2-0 Victory Over Men’s Soccer The Bears hung with the preseason league favorites in a scoreless draw at half, but a quick start to the second gave the Knights the victory and SJC their second league loss.
September 23, 2017 Late Mount Saint Vincent Goal Sinks Men’s Soccer in Skyline Opener The Bears scored first, but the Dolphins responded two minutes later to tie the game at halftime and scored the game-winner in the 88th minute with SJC playing a man down.
September 20, 2017 Men's Soccer Preps for Skyline Opener With Test at Manhattanville Manhattanville outshot SJC 31-9 en route to the 6-0 victory. Kenneth Garcia led the attack with four shots.
September 18, 2017 Men's Soccer at Baruch Rescheduled for October 13 The Bears and Bearcats will meet on Randall's Island Field #75 starting at 6 p.m.
September 17, 2017 Men’s Soccer Thwarted at Kean in Non-Conference Road Test The Bears fell 8-0 to the Cougars seeking their first win of the season.
September 13, 2017 Men’s Soccer Battles Hunter to Scoreless Draw St. Joseph's held a 9-4 shot advantage and 7-3 edge in corners, but 110 minutes of play couldn't produce a goal and the Bears and Hunter walked away with their first tie of the season.
September 3, 2017 Garcia Nets First Goal as Staten Island Pulls Away From Men’s Soccer Freshman Kenneth Garcia launched a rocket from 25 yards out for his first collegiate goals, but the Dolphins scored four unanswered to take a 7-1 victory.
September 2, 2017 Late Goal Dooms Men’s Soccer in 1-0 Loss to NJCU in Season Opener The Gothic Knights scored the game's lone goal in the 72nd minute. Julian Rodriguez made five saves.
August 29, 2017 Skyline Conference Fall Sport Preseason Polls Released The 2017-18 season marks the Bears third season in the 11-member NCAA Division III conference.
July 27, 2017 Cusu Releases Tough 2017 Men's Soccer Schedule The Bears open their 18-game slate at the CSI Kickoff Classic on Labor Day weekend facing NJCU and Staten Island (Sep. 2-3).
July 17, 2017 Fall Sport Physicals Thursday, August, 10, 2017 | Email to schedule an appointment
June 29, 2017 Bears Continue to Excel in the Classroom and Community in 2016-17 SJC Brooklyn student-athletes averaged a 3.26 GPA last year and contributed nearly 500 hours of community service work in 2016-17
June 1, 2017 Cusu Welcomes Six to Men's Soccer Class of 2021 After matching a program record for wins last season, second-year head coach Ovid Cusu adds six freshman for the 2017 campaign.
May 16, 2017 Athletic Department Celebrates 2016-17 Season at Annual Awards Banquet The SJC Brooklyn Athletic Department recognized the many accomplishments and accolades over the 2016-17 season.
May 3, 2017 Spring Physicals for Fall Sport Returning Student-Athletes Friday, May 12, 2017 | 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. | Appointments must be made in advance.
February 13, 2015 St. Joseph's Places 16 Student-Athletes on HVIAC Fall All-Academic Team Sixteen student-athletes were named to the HVIAC Fall 2014 All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
November 13, 2014 Goduadze Named Rookie of the Year, Headlining Six on AD3I All-Independent Men’s Soccer Teams Bears freshman Beka Goduadze was named the AD3I Men's Soccer Rookie of the Year. Him along with Bencion Barrios and Thomas Homier were named to the AD3I All-Independent First Team while Raul Urshela, Pandeli Mano and Michael Ortiz were tabbed to the All-Independent Second Team.
November 4, 2014 Urshela, Fuentes Named to USCAA Men's Soccer All-Academic Team Seniors Raul Urshela and Marco Fuentes were both recognized as members of the USCAA 2014 men's soccer All-Academic Team for the third straight year
November 2, 2014 Barrios, Goduadze, and Homier Named to HVIAC Men's Soccer All-Conference Team Bencion Barrios, Beka Goduadze, and Thomas Homier were all named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after helping lead the Bears to their highest win total in program history
October 28, 2014 Goduadze Named AD3I Men's Soccer Player of the Week Bears forward Beka Goduadze was tabbed as the AD3I men's soccer Player of the Week for his play on the pitch last week. This is the second straight week he's earned the honor, and third weekly award this season.
October 26, 2014 Men's Soccer Falls Short to Albany Pharmacy in First Playoff Appearance Senior Raul Urshela gave the Bears (7-7-1) an early lead with his program-best 33rd of his career, but Albany Pharmacy ended the Bears first postseason appearance with an 8-2 defeat in the HVIAC Tournament semifinals
October 25, 2014 Men's Soccer Locks Up First HVIAC Tournament Berth With Victory Over Vaughn Freshman Beka Goduadze headed in a pair of goals off feeds from Bencion Barrios to power the Bears (7-6-1, 3-2-1) to a 2-1 triumph and the No. 3 seed in the HVIAC Tournament that begins tomorrow.
October 22, 2014 Men's Soccer Plays to 1-1 Draw With Berkeley (N.Y.); Bears Still Control Tournament Fate Needing one win in their final two games to clinch their first ever HVIAC Tournament, the Bears (6-6-1, 2-2-1 HVIAC) played to a 1-1 deadlock with perennial league contender Berkeley. Raul Urshela scored the lone Bears goal.
October 21, 2014 Goduadze, Urshela Tally Weekly Awards Bears freshman Beka Goduadze earned the AD3I Player of the Week as well as the USCAA Player of the Week for their play this past week, while senior Raul Urshela was named as the HVIAC men's soccer Player of the Week
October 19, 2014 Washington Adventist Shocks Men's Soccer Senior Day The Bears (6-6) trailed 2-0 at the intermission and couldn't recover falling 3-1 on Senior Day. Beka Goduadze scored the lone SJC goal, his team-leading ninth of the season.
October 18, 2014 Men's Soccer Wins Second Straight in Shutout of Sarah Lawrence Bears Soccer (6-5) played stellar on the defensive end in a 3-0 shutout win over Sarah Lawrence Friday night. Raul Urshela, Michael Ortiz and Nolan Parr each netted a goal in the victory.
October 16, 2014 First-Half Flurry Propels Men's Soccer over Medgar Evers Beka Goduadze tallied his first career hat trick, and Raul Urshela added two goals as the Bears (5-5) topped Medgar Evers, 9-2 Wednesday night.
October 9, 2014 Barrios Named AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month Bears junior Bencion Barrios was awarded the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Male Student-Athlete of the Month for his play on the pitch during the month of September
October 9, 2014 King's (N.Y.) Trumps Men's Soccer in HVIAC Showdown Despite outshooting the Lions 35-12, the Bears (4-5, 2-2 HVIAC) fell behind early and couldn't recover, dropping a 5-2 decision to the Lions (4-7, 2-3 HVIAC). Raul Urshela and Thomas Homier scored the goals for the Bears.
October 7, 2014 Barrios Garners HVIAC Player of the Week Honors Bears junior Bencion Barrios was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week following his play on the field last week
October 6, 2014 Men's Soccer Three-Game Streak Halted by Yeshiva Beka Goduadze scored the lone goal for the Bears (4-4) as they suffered a 7-1 setback to Yeshiva University and returned to the.500 mark.
September 30, 2014 Williams, Mano Earn AD3I and HVIAC Soccer Honors Bears defenseman Louis Williams was named the AD3I men's soccer Player of the Week, while freshman midfielder Pandeli Mano was tabbed the HVIAC Rookie of the Week for St. Joseph's (3-3)
September 30, 2014 First-Half Offensive Surge Fuels Men's Soccer to HVIAC Win Over Webb The Bears (4-3) netted 11 goals in the first half, with four players scoring two goals each, as they defeated Webb Institute, 11-3, in HVIAC play Tuesday night.
September 28, 2014 Men's Soccer Topples Albany Pharmacy With Five-Goal Outburst Five different Bears scored in a game that St. Joseph's (3-3, 1-1 HVIAC) never trailed, defeating defending league champion and previously league unbeaten Albany Pharmacy, 5-4. Beka Goduadze's penalty kick conversion in the 87th minute proved to be the game winner.
September 25, 2014 Men's Soccer Holds On To Complete Sweep of York Junior Thomas Homier scored his team-leading third of the season while Beka Goduadze and Benny Barrios tallied goals to put the Bears (3-5) up 3-0 in a wild game that saw four goals scored in a span of six minutes.
September 23, 2014 Men's Soccer Fails to Overcome Early Deficit in 3-1 Loss to Medgar Evers Bears Soccer (1-3) fell behind less than two minutes in, and could not respond offensively as they dropped a 3-1 decision to Medgar Evers Monday night. Thomas Homier notched the lone Bears goal.
September 20, 2014 Second-Half Goals Down Men's Soccer in HVIAC Opener at Culinary Louis Williams scored his first goal in a Bears uniform as the Bears (1-2, 0-1 HVIAC) and Steels (3-2, 1-0 HVIAC) were tied 1-1 at halftime, but Culinary took a 3-1 victory in both team's HVIAC opener
September 17, 2014 Men's Soccer Drops 3-2 Decision to Fisher in Home Opener Thomas Hamier and Michael Ortiz each scored their first goals in a Bears uniform, but the Bears came up short in a tightly-contested battle at Aviator Field.
September 11, 2014 Newcomers Lead the Way for Men's Soccer in Season-Opening Shutout of The New School Three rookies tallied goals for the Bears in their collegiate debuts as St. Joseph's blanked The New School, 4-0. Senior Raul Urshela also scored his 25th career goal.
September 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 20, 2014 Men's and Women's Soccer Practice/Tryout Information Lady Bears Soccer begins practice on Wednesday, August 27th and Bears Soccer begins practicing on Friday, August 29th. All new prospective student-athletes are encouraged to attend the practice to tryout for the team.
August 13, 2014 Athletic Physical Information - Men's & Women's Soccer & Women's Volleyball Our new team physician will be conducting free athletic physicals for all student-athletes starting on Tuesday, August 19th for members of the men's and women's soccer and women's volleyball teams on an appointment basis.
August 4, 2014 2014 Men's Soccer Schedule Released The Bears will open their fourth varsity season on Thursday, September 11th and play 10 games at Aviator Field.
July 17, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Kyle Johnson, Men's Soccer & Tennis Get to know some of our student-athletes with our newest summer feature.
July 1, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #10 - Urshela's Bicycle Kick Goal Highlights Home Opener Win Our summer Top 10 feature returns on the day of the US Men's National Team's Round of 16 World Cup match with a soccer highlight.
May 21, 2014 Megafu and McNamee Named Student-Athletes of the Year as Athletic Department Celebrates Awards Night The Athletic Department wrapped up its 2013-14 athletic calendar hosting their Annual Awards Night on Tuesday evening. Men's basketball sophomore Michael Megafu and multi-sport senior Kelly McNamee were named the inaugural Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year.
February 28, 2014 St. Joseph's Places 19 Student-Athletes on HVIAC Fall All-Academic Team Nineteen student-athletes were named to the HVIAC Fall 2013 All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
November 26, 2013 Urshela and O'Neill Named First Team All-Independent as Five Honored by AD3I Raul Urshela and Matthew O’Neill were awarded Association of Division III Independents All-Independent First Team honors; Giuseppe Porretto was named Rookie of the Year and was a Second Team selection along with Adam Comollo and Michael Miner.
November 13, 2013 Urshela Awarded AD3I Male Student-Athlete of the Month Junior Raul Urshela was awarded the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Male Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of October after leading the men's soccer team in scoring with six goals during the month.
November 11, 2013 Comollo Earns All-HVIAC Men's Soccer Honors Senior Adam Comollo was named to the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Soccer All-Conference Team
November 5, 2013 Three Bears Named to USCAA National All-Academic Team Juniors Raul Urshela and Marco Fuentes along with sophomore Nolan Parr were named to the men's soccer USCAA National All-Academic Team in recognition of their outstanding performances in the classroom and in the field of play.
November 3, 2013 Men's Soccer Ends 2013 Season With Loss to Yeshiva St. Joseph's dropped a 6-0 decision to Yeshiva on Sunday night in their 2013 season finale. Junior goalkeeper Michael Miner made 18 saves in a losing effort.
October 29, 2013 Men's Soccer Concludes 2013 Home Slate With Win Over Medgar Evers St. Joseph's defeated Medgar Evers 3-2 in their final home game of the 2013 season on Tuesday. The Bears were led by Raul Urshela who notched two goals including the game-winner with less than six minutes left in the game.
October 28, 2013 Men's and Women's Soccer Home Finales This Week to be Played at Aviator The Bears and Lady Bears final home soccer games of the week will both be held at the Aviator Sports Complex starting at 6 p.m.
October 24, 2013 Men's Soccer Suffers Defeat to USCAA Tournament Qualifier Washington Adventist St. Joseph's suffered an 11-1 setback to USCAA Tournament qualifier Washington Adventist on Thursday. Giuseppe Porretto recorded the Bears lone goal of the contest.
October 23, 2013 Men's & Women's Soccer vs. Washington Adventist Updates The men's soccer game vs. Washington Adventist University will take place at Fairland Recreational Park in Fairland, Md. with a 4 p.m. kickoff. The women's soccer game vs. the Shock has been canceled and will not be rescheduled.
October 22, 2013 Urshela Tabbed AD3I Player of the Week Junior Raul Urshela was named the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Player of the Week after leading St. Joseph's with three goals on the week including both goals in the Bears win over Webb.
October 22, 2013 Berkeley Slays Men's Soccer in HVIAC Finale The Bears (2-9, 2-5 HVIAC) had little answers for the top-seeded team and USCAA National Championship qualifier, falling 6-0 to Berkeley on Tuesday night.
October 19, 2013 Men's Soccer Notches Win Against HVIAC Foe Webb St. Joseph's defeated HVIAC foe Webb Institute, 2-1, on Saturday evening. The Bears were led by Raul Urshela who tallied both goals while Michael Miner picked up the win in goal recording seven saves.
October 17, 2013 Location Change for Men's Soccer vs. Webb The Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game between the Bears (1-8, 1-4 HVIAC) and Webb (0-7, 0-6 HVIAC) scheduled for Saturday, October 19th will now be played at Webb Institute starting at 4:30 p.m.
October 15, 2013 Men's Soccer Falls to Vaughn in HVIAC Matchup St. Joseph's dropped a 7-2 decision to Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) foe Vaughn College on Tuesday afternoon. Raul Urshela and Kyle Johnson recorded the lone goals for the Bears.
October 12, 2013 Men's Soccer Suffers HVIAC Setback to Culinary St. Joseph's fell 6-0 in a Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) matchup versus Culinary on Saturday. The Bears were led by freshman Giuseppe Porretto who had a team-high three shots on goal.
October 10, 2013 Location Set for HVIAC Men's Soccer Match vs. Culinary Saturday's Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's soccer match between the Bears (1-6, 1-2 HVIAC) and Culinary (6-3, 3-1 HVIAC) will be played at Bushwick Inlet Park in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, starting at 4 p.m.
October 5, 2013 Men's Soccer Earns First Win of 2013 Over HVIAC Foe King's (N.Y.) St. Joseph's defeated The King's College (N.Y.) 3-0 for their first win of the season and first shutout in school history on Saturday afternoon. The Bears offense was led by Raul Urshela, Giuseppe Porretto and Matthew O'Neill who each recorded a goal.
October 2, 2013 Men's Soccer Suffers HVIAC Setback to Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's suffered a 4-1 setback to Sarah Lawrence on Wednesday night. The Bears were led by Giuseppe Porretto who recorded his first career goal and had five shots.
September 30, 2013 Men's Soccer Overwhelmed by Lehman St. Joseph's suffered a 9-1 setback at the hands of Lehman College on Monday night. Raul Urshela tallied the Bears lone goal in the 57th minute for his second of the year while Michael Miner made 19 saves in a losing effort.
September 28, 2013 Men's Soccer Defeated by Albany Pharmacy St. Joseph's suffered a 5-1 setback in their HVIAC opener at Albany Pharmacy on Saturday. The Bears were led by Michael Miner who recorded his first career goal and made seven saves.
September 25, 2013 Men's Soccer Overpowered By Mount Saint Vincent St. Joseph's (0-3) was shutout and by an undefeated Mount Saint Vincent (9-0) squad in a non-conference road tilt on Wednesday evening. The Dolphins maintained a 22-0 shot advantage for the contest and Bears goalie Michael Miner finished with nine saves.
September 23, 2013 Men's Soccer Falls to Medgar Evers on Goal in 79th Minute St. Joseph's dropped a tightly contested 2-1 decision to borough rivals Medgar Evers College on Monday evening. Junior Raul Urshela picked up the Bears first goal of the season in the 69th minute while senior goalkeeper Michael Miner made nine saves in a losing effort.
September 17, 2013 Men's Soccer Stonewalled by York (N.Y.) St. Joseph's suffered an 8-0 setback to York College (N.Y.) in their season opener on Tuesday afternoon. Junior goalkeeper Michael Miner made 14 saves while Raul Urshela recorded two shots.
August 12, 2013 Men's Soccer Record Book Released What is the Bears record for goals in a game? What is SJC's record vs. conference opponents? Find out this and more in the Bears Soccer Record Book released today.
August 9, 2013 Join the Bears & Lady Bears! Fall Sports Tryout and Medical Clearance Information All new and returning student athletes who wish to participate in the Fall season are invited to participate in pre-season workouts/tryouts.
July 30, 2013 Coach Chernyakhovsky Releases 2013 Men's Soccer Schedule Five home games and a trip to Washington, D.C. highlight the 14-game men's soccer schedule released today by head coach Vadim Chernyakhovsky.
July 25, 2013 Varsity Sports to Compete in New Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All 13 SJC varsity sports will now compete under the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference starting this Fall.
May 31, 2013 Congratulations to the Graduating Student-Athletes from the Class of 2013 The Athletics Department would like to congratulate its student-athletes from the 2013 graduating class.
March 19, 2013 St. Joseph's Places 17 Student-Athletes on AD3I Fall All-Academic Team St. Joseph's is proud to announce that 17 Bears and Lady Bears have been named to the 2012 Association of Division III Independents Fall All-Academic Team recognizing outstanding effort in the classroom and the field of play.
March 7, 2013 Four Bears Named to HVMAC Fall All-Academic Team The Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference (HVMAC) has announced that Marco Fuentes, Raul Urshela, John Moore and Joe Mendez have been named to the All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence in the classroom and in the field of play.
November 21, 2012 Bears Soccer Concludes Season With Loss to CCNY St. Joseph's ended their 2012 campaign with a 3-10 record dropping a 4-0 decision to CCNY. Deleon Johnson logged four of the Bears six shots, and Michael Miner finished with five saves in defeat.
November 16, 2012 Men's & Women's Soccer Finales Scheduled Lady Bears to host Yeshiva University on Sunday, November 18 at 10:30 am. Bears to host CCNY on Wednesday, November 21 at 8:30 pm. Both games will take place at Aviator Sports Complex.
November 14, 2012 Urshela and Johnson Receive All-HVMAC Soccer Honors Sophomore forward Raul Urshela and sophomore defender Deleon Johnson add to their AD3I All-Independent Team honors received last week.
November 8, 2012 Bears Soccer Produces Four AD3I All-Independent Team Selections Freshman Raul Urshela was named Association of Division III Independents First-Team All-Independent. Sophomore Michael Miner, sophomore Deleon Johnson and freshman Matthew O'Neill were named Second-Team All-Independent.
November 2, 2012 Three Bears Receive USCAA All-Academic Honors Sophomore Raul Urshela, sophomore Marco Fuentes and junior John Moore were named to the 2012 United States Collegiate Athletic Association Men's Soccer National All-Academic Team.
October 31, 2012 Urshela Tabbed AD3I Men's Soccer Player of the Week Sophomore forward Raul Urshela has been named the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Player of the Week, the second Bear to receive the honor this season.
October 28, 2012 Bears Soccer Concludes Conference Play with Victory Over Webb Matthew O'Neill, Nicholas Orlendo and Raul Urshela each found the back of the net leading St. Joseph's (3-9, 2-4 HVMAC) to a conference win over Webb in their conference finale.
October 25, 2012 Bears & Lady Bears Soccer Schedule Additions Take note of the following schedule changes: Lady Bears soccer vs. York on Friday @ 8 pm at Aviator Field. Bears soccer vs. Webb on Sunday @ 1 pm at Webb. Lady Bears soccer vs. Yeshiva/Medgar Evers (HVWAC Tournament Semifinals) on Sunday @ 6 pm at SJC Outdoor Complex.
October 24, 2012 Bears Soccer Stonewalled by St. Joseph's (L.I.) The Bears (2-9, 1-4 HVMAC) struggled to keep pace with their Long Island counterparts, suffering a 9-0 setback at the SJC Outdoor Complex on Wednesday evening.
October 21, 2012 Bears Soccer Notches Second Win of Season Upending Fisher Deleon Johnson and Matthew O'Neill each had a pair of goals and an assist to lead St. Joseph's (2-8) to a 5-2 victory over Fisher College on Sunday afternoon.
October 19, 2012 Bears Soccer Overwhelmed by Strong John Jay Second Half St. Joseph's (1-8) trailed 2-0 at half before John Jay exploded for seven second-half goals to hand the Bears a 9-1 defeat the Metropolitan Oval on Friday afternoon. Matthew O'Neill scored his fourth goal of the season.
October 17, 2012 O’Neill Named AD3I Soccer Player of the Week and HVMAC Rookie of the Week After netting his first career hat trick in the victory over Vaughn, freshman Matthew O'Neill has been named the Association of Division III Independents Men's Soccer Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for games played through October 14th.
October 17, 2012 Bears Soccer Scores Two Early Tallies but Fall to Berkeley St. Joseph's (1-7, 1-4 HVMAC) scored first and held leads on two separate occasions, but Berkeley scored four second-half goals to hand the Bears a 7-2 setback in an HVMAC matchup on Wednesday evening at Aviator Field.
October 14, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops 3-1 Decision to HVMAC Foe Culinary St. Joseph's (1-6, 1-3 HVMAC) surrendered two early goals to conference foe Culinary Institute (6-3-1, 4-2 HVMAC) and couldn't close the gap, falling 3-1 on Sunday afternoon in Hyde Park, N.Y. Derrick Akwei tallied the lone goal for the Bears, his first of the season.
October 10, 2012 Bears Soccer Notches First Win of Season Dominating Vaughn Powered by the first career hat trick from freshman Matthew O'Neill and goals from sophomore Raul Urshela and freshman Kyle Johnson, St. Joseph's (1-5, 1-2 HVMAC) notched their first win of the season defeating Vaughn, 5-1.
October 6, 2012 This Weekend's Bears and Lady Bears Soccer Games Postponed The Bears HVMAC matchup against Webb scheduled for Saturday and the Lady Bears rematch against Brooklyn College scheduled for Sunday have both been postponed. The Lady Bears will now square off against Brooklyn on Thursday, October 11 at Brooklyn College (time TBA), while no date has been set yet for the men at this time.
September 30, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops HVMAC Decision to Sarah Lawrence Sarah Lawrence scored two early goals and never trailed, handing St. Joseph's (0-5, 0-2 HVMAC) a 4-1 conference loss on Sunday evening at Aviator Field. Sophomore Iqbal Husain scored his first collegiate goal in the defeat.
September 28, 2012 Sunday Men's Soccer vs. Sarah Lawrence Moved to 6:30 PM Start Sunday's Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference matchup between St. Joseph's (0-4, 0-1 HVMAC) and Sarah Lawrence College (1-4, 1-1 HVMAC) will now kick off at 6:30 pm at the Aviator Sports Complex.
September 27, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops Overtime Heartbreaker to Medgar Evers St. Joseph's (0-4) jumped out to an early 2-0 lead on goals from Kyle Johnson and Raul Urshela but couldn't hold off Medgar Evers College, falling 3-2 in overtime on Thursday evening at Aviator Field.
September 26, 2012 Soccer vs. Medgar Evers Schedule Change The start times for the Bears and Lady Bears soccer doubleheader vs. Medgar Evers on Thursday, September 27th have been switched. The men will lead off the twinbill at Aviator Sports Complex at 6 pm with the Lady Bears following at 8:15 pm.
September 23, 2012 Bears Soccer Shows Tough Defense Against Albany Pharmacy but Falls in HVMAC Opener St. Joseph’s (0-3, 0-1 HVMAC) played a tough defensive game against the defending HVMAC champions and current #9 ranked team in the USCAA, trailing only 1-0 at halftime, but dropped a 3-0 decision to Albany Pharmacy (6-2, 4-0 HVMAC) on Sunday afternoon.
September 15, 2012 Bears Soccer Stymied by NYU-Poly Michael Miner made a season-high 13 saves in defeat as St. Joseph's suffered an 8-0 non-conference setback to NYU-Poly on Saturday afternoon. Deleon Johnson and Matthew O'Neill recorded the lone shots on goal for the Bears who were outshot 33-3 for the contest.
September 13, 2012 Bears Soccer Drops Season Opener to Brooklyn College St. Joseph's dropped a 5-1 decision to borough rivals Brooklyn College. Raul Urshela scored the lone goal for the Bears knotting the game at 1-1 in the first half. Michael Miner made 12 saves as the Bulldogs held a 35-4 shot advantage for the contest.
August 22, 2012 Men’s & Women’s Soccer Preseason Workouts Preseason workouts for both the Bears and new Lady Bears soccer teams will take place the week of Monday, August 27th. All men and women are encouraged to attend (no formal experience is necessary), however in order to participate, you must be cleared by a member of the Athletic Training staff.
August 1, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #4 – Men's Soccer Makes Headlines in First Win AD3I Rookie of the Year Raul Urshela scored four goals and Daniela Semilia and Cynthia Gambino teamed up for the first and only goal scored by a female as the Bears defeated Webb, 10-2, in a victory that drew much attention in the local media.
December 2, 2011 Three Bears Receive Year-End AD3I Soccer Honors OVERLAND PARK, KS – After finishing their first varsity season, St. Joseph’s soccer team was rewarded by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) with three players garnering post-season recognition. Raul Urshela (Orlando, FL/Colonial) was named the association’s Rookie of the Year and was named first team forward, while goalkeeper Michael Miner (Schenevus, NY/Schenevus) and forward Gabriel Gonzalez (Guayaquil, Ecuador/25 de Agosto) were named honorable mention at their respective positions.
November 18, 2011 Men's Soccer Team Featured In Ultimate Athlete Magazine The St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) men's soccer team was recently featured in the Fall 2011 College Edition of Ultimate Athlete Magazine.
November 7, 2011 Miner Named to HVMAC All-Conference Team BROOKLYN, NY – After finishing second in NCAA Division III in saves per game with 13.18, St. Joseph’s freshman goalkeeper Michael Miner (Schenevus, NY/Schenevus) has been named to the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference All Conference team. With 2011 being the St. Joseph’s inaugural season, Miner becomes the first Bear to be named to the HVMAC All Conference soccer team in school history.
November 4, 2011 Three Named to USCAA National All-Academic Soccer Team NEWPORT NEWS, VA – In an announcement made by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) earlier today, junior Omar Al-Dulimi (Brooklyn, NY/Manhatttan International), junior Jessica Gargano (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) and sophomore Daniela Semilia (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) were all named to the USCAA National All-Academic Soccer Team.
November 1, 2011 Miner Selected as HVMAC Rookie of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – Ranked #2 overall in Division III for saves per game (13.6), freshman goalie Michael Miner, proved himself exceptional earning this week’s Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference Soccer Rookie of the Week.
October 25, 2011 Miner Makes Season High 20 Saves in Loss to Yeshiva YONKERS, NY – For the second straight game, the St. Joseph’s College men’s soccer team trailed by one goal at the intermission, but couldn’t find the equalizer, falling 5-0 to Yeshiva on Tuesday night in a non-conference game played at Tibbetts Brook Park.
October 19, 2011 Soccer Team Featured in NY Daily News Adding to the list of firsts for Brooklyn Athletics inaugural year of full Division III membership, the men's soccer team, which has several females, received a full page, featured article on page 59 of the Tuesday, October 18th NY Daily News.
October 19, 2011 Second Half Surge Powers Brooklyn Past Bears Soccer BROOKLYN, NY – After 45 minutes of play, the St. Joseph’s College men’s soccer team trailed by only one goal, but a second half surge from Brooklyn College handed the Bears a 7-0 defeat on a rainy Wednesday night at Kingsborough Community College.
October 16, 2011 Bears Lose to Albany Pharmacy in Conference Battle SCHENECTADY, NY - Men's soccer found themselves in an early hole they couldn't climb out of against conference foe Albany Pharmacy. The Bears dropped the match 8-1 to the Panthers. Raul Urshela scored the only goal for St. Joseph's.
October 9, 2011 Men’s Soccer Upended by Vaughn FLUSHING, NY – St. Joseph’s men’s soccer struggled to put together an offensive attack, as they were defeated 4-0 by the Vaughn Warriors. The loss puts the Bears at 1-5 overall and 1-3 in the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference.
October 4, 2011 Urshela Earns HVMAC Rookie of the Week Honors BROOKLYN, NY – Recognizing his four goal effort leading the St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team to their first intercollegiate win, freshman forward Raul Urshela (Orlando, FL/Colonial) has been selected as the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week.
October 4, 2011 Men’s Soccer Blanked by Purchase PURCHASE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team could not build upon their historic win over Webb on Saturday, suffering their first shutout in their inaugural season falling 10-0 on the road at the hands of Purchase College on Tuesday night.
October 1, 2011 Bears Notch First Win in Program History Defeating Webb, 10-2 BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team notched their first win in program history defeating Webb Institute, 10-2, in a Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference game on Saturday afternoon at Brooklyn Technical High School Field.
September 29, 2011 Bears Succumb to Medgar Evers in Battle of Brooklyn Squads BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team fell short in their quest for the first win in program history, dropping an 8-2 non-conference decision at home to Medgar Evers College on Thursday afternoon at Brooklyn Technical High School field.
September 25, 2011 Bears Drop Home Opener to Culinary BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College men’s soccer team dropped an 8-1 decision to conference foe Culinary Institute of America in their first home game as a varsity program on Sunday afternoon at Brooklyn Technical High School field.
September 14, 2011 Men's Soccer Kicks Off With Loss to Berkeley BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) men’s soccer team ushered in a new era playing their first intercollegiate varsity game against Berkeley College on Wednesday, the 12th varsity sport for the newly minted NCAA Division III athletic program.
September 9, 2011 Soccer Kicks Off Inaugural Varsity Season BROOKLYN, NY - St. Joseph's is excited to get their first year of varsity men's soccer underway. The Bears have a great amount of young talent and an experience coach and expect to immediately compete in the Hudson Valley Athletic Conference.