Tag Archive | College Women’s Basketball

Tartamella Announces St. John’s Women’s Basketball Coaching Staff Hires

St. John’s Head Women’s Basketball Coach Joe Tartamella announced the hiring of Bill Ferrara as Associate Head Coach and Candice Walker as Recruiting Coordinator and Assistant Coach. Ferrara, a native of Brooklyn, N.Y., joins the Johnnies following four seasons as an assistant coach at The University of New Mexico. During his tenure with the Lobos, Ferrara helped lead the squad to […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Leilani Correa Selected to All-Met First Team

For the second time in as many seasons, Leilani Correa earned recognition from the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association on Monday morning, as the sophomore guard was named to the All-Met First Team. A First Team All-BIG EAST selection, Correa paced the Red Storm in scoring over the 2020-21 campaign. The Manchester, N.J., native averaged 17.6 points per […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Adds Danielle Patterson to Roster

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Head Coach Joe Tartamella announced the addition of graduate student Danielle Patterson, who has committed to the Red Storm program for the 2021-22 season. Patterson, a highly touted recruit out of The Mary Louis Academy in 2017, spent the last two years at Indiana University and will have two seasons of NCAA eligibility remaining. […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Falls to UConn, 77-41, in BIG EAST Quarterfinals

The No. 1/1 Connecticut Huskies defeated St. John’s, 77-41, in the quarterfinal round of the BIG EAST Tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday afternoon. BIG EAST Player and Freshman of the Year Paige Bueckers led the way for the Huskies in scoring, finishing with 17 points on 7-of-16 shooting from the floor. Two other […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Downs Xavier, 65-57, Advances to BIG EAST Quarterfinals

The St. John’s Women’s Basketball team advances to the quarterfinal round of the BIG EAST Tournament after defeating Xavier, 65-57, in a wire-to-wire win on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena. Leilani Correa, who was named to the All-BIG EAST First Team on Thursday, led the Red Storm in scoring, eclipsing the 20-point plateau for the […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball to Begin BIG EAST Tournament Play against Xavier

 The St. John’s women’s basketball team will begin postseason play on Friday, taking on Xavier in the opening game of the BIG EAST Tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena. Tip-off between the Red Storm and the Musketeers is set for 11 a.m. and will be streamed live on the BIG EAST Digital Network with announcers Pat […]

St. John’s University Women’s Basketball Leilani Correa Tabbed to All-BIG EAST First Team

The BIG EAST released its annual end-of-season awards on Thursday, as sophomore guard Leilani Correa earned a spot on the All-BIG EAST First Team. Correa becomes the 18th Johnnie in program history to earn a spot on the league’s top team and the eighth to do so during the Joe Tartamella era. A year after snagging the conference’s Sixth […]