Tag Archive | Amber Thompson

Amber Thompson Signs with German Professional Team

The all-time leading rebounder in St. John’s Women’s Basketball history, Amber Thompson has signed a contract to play for New Basket ’92 Oberhausen e.V. in Germany’s First Division. “It means so much for me to have this opportunity to play professional basketball overseas,” said Thompson.  “It’s been a goal of mine and I feel blessed […]

St. John’s WBB to Face Villanova in WNIT Round of 16

Following wins over Army and Fordham in the first two rounds of the WNIT, the Red Storm will face a familiar opponent in the Round of 16, traveling to The City of Brotherly Love for a tilt with BIG EAST foe Villanova at The Pavilion on Thursday.  Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the […]

Complete Effort leads St. John’s WBB to Second Round WNIT victory over Fordham

In a game that featured two team’s familiar with postseason play in the New York Area, on this day it was the St. John’s Women’s Basketball team (23-10) that was the victor by a final of 77-63 against Fordham (21-12) in the Second Round of the WNIT. It was a back-and-forth battle that saw many nail biting […]

Red Storm WBB to Begin BIG EAST Tournament on Sunday

After reaching the conference championship game for the first time since 1988 a year ago, the Red Storm will look to take home the hardware in 2015, kicking off BIG EAST Tournament play on Sunday afternoon against Creighton at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill.  Tip-off is set for 3:30 p.m. ET and the game will […]

St. John’s WBB Places Three on All-Conference Squads

Following the Red Storm’s second-consecutive 20-win regular season, a trio of St. John’s players has been recognized by the BIG EAST for its outstanding individual efforts in 2014-15. The Red Storm’s three all-conference selections tie the program record for the most honors in a single-season.  The last time St. John’s had three players earn all-conference […]

Red Storm WBB to Close out Regular Season at Xavier on Sunday

Coming off the team’s fifth win in its last six tries, the St. John’s Red Storm will close out the regular season on Sunday, traveling to Cincinnati, Ohio, for a 2 p.m. matinee with the Xavier Musketeers. RED STORM QUICK HITS With a convincing 60-49 road win over Butler on Friday night, the Red Storm […]

St. John’s WBB Kicks off Final Weekend of Regular Season at Butler

With only two games left in the BIG EAST regular season, the Red Storm will battle for conference tournament seeding this weekend in the Midwest, beginning with a 7 p.m. tilt against Butler on Friday night at historic Hinkle Fieldhouse. RED STORM QUICK HITS The rest of the BIG EAST will have its eye on […]