Tag Archive | Aliyyah Handford

Play For More has special Meaning to St. John’s Women’s Basketball heading to NCAA Tournament

On March 14, 2016 the St. John’s Women’s Basketball team along with supporters, administrators and staff all gathered in the D’Angelo Center to see where they will head for the First Round of the NCAA Tournament. The Red Storm had just won their first  BIG EAST title in nearly three decades, and everyone had gathered to […]

PHOTO GALLERY and POSTGAME VIDEO: St. John’s WBB v Villanova

The St. John’s Women’s Basketball team (17-7, 8-5) fell to Villanova (16-9, 9-5) by a final score of 71-59 in BIG EAST action at Carnesecca Arena on 2/12/16. With the regular season quickly coming to an end the Red Storm will continue to face some of its toughest competition to see where exactly they will stand […]

PHOTO GALLERY and POSTGAME Video: St. John’s WBB v Marquette

The St. John’s Women’s Basketball team (12-3, 3-1 BE) earned a thrilling 81-77 overtime victory over Marquette (5-9, 0-3 BE) in BIG EAST action at Carnesecca Arena. Aaliyah Lewis stepped-up big time during the OT frame going three-for-three from the floor, Lewis was one of three Red Storm players in double figures. Leading the Way for St. […]

PHOTO GALLERY and POSTGAME Video: St. John’s WBB v Fairfield

The St. John’s Women’s Basketball team (9-2) finished the non-conference schedule with a 73-54 victory over Fairfield (4-6) in NCAA Division 1 Women’s Basketball action at Carnesecca Arena. Leading the way for the Red Storm was Senior Aliyyah Handford, who had 22 points having connected on 10 of her 13 shots attempts from the field. To round out […]

PHOTO GALLERY and POSTGAME Presser from St John’s WBB 12/3

The St. John’s Women’s Basketball team (5-1) earned a hard-fought 67-54 victory over Sacred Heart (1-5) in NCAA Division 1 action at Carnesecca Arena on 12/3. Leading the way for the Red Storm was Senior Aliyyah Handford who finished the game with a season-high 24 points, five rebounds, four assists, two blocks and a steal. Danaejah Grant and Akina Wellere both had 17 […]

St John’s WBB Aliyyah Handford to Participate in USA Team Trials

Following a junior season that saw her lead the BIG EAST in scoring and earn unanimous first team all-conference honors, Aliyyah Handford has been selected to participate in the 2015 USA Basketball Women’s  Pan American Games and World University Games Team Trials, it was announced on Wednesday by USA Basketball. Handford is one of 54 women’s basketball […]

St John’s WBB Handford, Grant Named MBWA All-Met

Following a 2014-15 campaign that saw the pair lead the Red Storm to the postseason for the eighth-consecutive year, Aliyyah Handford and Danaejah Grant have been honored by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association, earning spots on the All-Metropolitan First and Second Teams, respectively. The two juniors will be honored at the 82nd Annual All-Met NIT/MBWA […]