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Hofstra Star Jimmy Joyce Selected By Seattle Mariners In MLB Draft

Hofstra University senior pitcher Jimmy Joyce was selected by the Seattle Mariners in the 16th round of the 2021 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.  Joyce, who was the 474th overall pick in the draft, becomes the program’s 14th-ever MLB Draft pick. It marks the third time in the last four years that Hofstra has had at […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Incoming Freshman Rafael Pinzon to Compete for Puerto Rico’s U19 World Cup Team

 Before beginning his collegiate career with the Red Storm in the fall, St. John’s freshman Rafael Pinzon will compete on the international stage this summer with the Puerto Rican national team when it travels to Latvia for the U19 World Cup. Pinzon, who starred at Long Island Lutheran High School alongside St. John’s teammate Drissa Traore, will headline […]

Washington Capitals Bolster Roster with Signings

Recently the Washington Capitals have added some quality names to their roster for the 2022 National Hockey League Season. The first contract renewed was that of forward Garrett Pilon to a two-year, $1.5 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced . The first year of Pilon’s contract will be a two-way […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Face Indiana in 2021 Gavitt Tipoff Games

Two of the top-10 winningest programs in college basketball history will face off in this year’s Gavitt Games when St. John’s travels to Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall for a contest with the Indiana Hoosiers on Wednesday, Nov. 17.  Game time and the television network assignment will be announced at a later date. St. John’s and […]

St. John’s University Extends Contract of Mike Anderson

After leading the Red Storm to its best finish in BIG EAST play in more than half a decade, Head Coach Mike Anderson has received a contract extension from St. John’s University that will keep the 2021 BIG EAST Coach of the Year in New York through at least the 2026-27 season.  “We are excited to have […]

Hofstra University adds Tom Parrotta to Coaching Staff

A veteran of the coaching industry and one very familiar to the Hofstra community, Tom Parrotta was named an assistant coach with the Pride today, it was announced by Head Coach Speedy Claxton.  “I’ve known Coach Parrotta for a long time now and I’m thrilled to bring him back home to Hempstead, commented Claxton. “His ties […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn Men’s Soccer Fall to No. 3 Indiana in Penalty Kicks to Conclude 2021 Season

The St. Francis College Brooklyn Men’s Soccer team (6-1-3, 5-1-1) tied the Hoosiers of Indiana University (10-1-1, 9-1-1) by a score of one to one, but fell in penalty kicks three to one on Sunday evening from UNC Wilmington. The Hoosiers advance to the next round as they take on the Golden Eagles of Marquette […]