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Following tremendous campaigns on and off the playing field, three St. John’s teams have been awarded the BIG EAST Team Academic Excellence Award, given to the squads with the highest grade-point average (GPA) in the conference for their respective sports.
2018 St. John's Baseball Team holding BIG EAST sign
On the third and final day of the 2018 MLB Draft, five members of the St. John’s baseball program heard their names called by professional outfits, bringing the team’s total to six on the year and tying a school record.
St. John's Claims BIG EAST Title with 7-0 Shutout of Seton Hall
Overall, St. John's has now won nine BIG EAST crowns, far and away the most in league history.
St. John's Women's Tennis Champs
For the first time in program history, the St. John’s women’s tennis team sits atop of the conference as the top-seeded Johnnies defeated No. 2 seed DePaul, 4-2, to win the 2018 BIG EAST Women’s Tennis Championships on Sunday.
Back Row: Marc Grandisson; William L. Collins '76C, '12HON; Conrado "Bobby" Gempesaw, Ph.D., President; Kevin Kelley; Emmett Lil
Support for St. John’s special mission was unmistakable during the spring semester, as a mix of alumni, trustees, students, faculty, administrators, parents, and friends of the University attended three unique events that benefited student scholarships and academic programs.
April 9, 2018
Male priest blessing female student
Eleven undergraduate students and one employee were received into full communion with the Catholic Church on April 8 at a special liturgical Mass held at St. Thomas More Church.
April 7, 2018
In a basketball season marked by highs and lows, one postgame impromptu and celebratory gathering displayed the true character of St. John’s students and the school spirit they embrace.
Student-Athletes Lend a Hand to Help Queens Families during Holiday
This Easter, local residents experiencing food insecurity will enjoy a holiday meal thanks to the distribution of 1,000 donated hams that began at St. John’s University’s Queens, NY, campus on Tuesday, March 27.
Leading scorer Shamorie Ponds
An impromptu and celebratory gathering of students assembled outside of Carnesecca Arena in the early hours of the morning on February 8 to greet the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team as they returned to the Queens, NY, campus following their historic 79–75 road win over top-ranked Villanova.
January 20, 2018
Anthony Brocato
For the fourth-straight season, the St. John’s baseball team has been picked to win the BIG EAST championship in a preseason poll of the conference’s coaches. The league’s coaches also recognized a number of Red Storm players for their projected individual prowess.