Tag Archive | St. John’s Women’s Basketball

St. John’s Women’s Basketballto Open Up Gulf Coast Showcase Against Penn State

The St. John’s women’s basketball program will take part in the ninth-annual Gulf Coast Showcase at Hertz Arena in Southwest Florida from Nov. 26-28. St. John’s will open up play against Penn State on Nov. 26 at 7:30 p.m. for the first-ever meeting between the two programs. While this will mark the inaugural matchup for […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Junior Guard Correa Captures BIG EAST Weekly Honor

 St. John’s University Women’s Basketball Junior guard Leilani Correa was among the student-athletes recognized by the BIG EAST in the conference’s first set of weekly awards announced on Monday, grabbing a spot on the five-player BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll. Correa paced the way for the Red Storm squad over its first two games, averaging 20.0 points, […]

 St. John’s Women’s Basketball Falls to Stony Brook, 72-60, on Sunday Afternoon

The St. John’s Women’s Basketball team dropped its first road contest of the campaign, falling to Stony Brook, 72-60, on Sunday afternoon at Island Federal Arena. Preseason All-BIG EAST selection Leilani Correa paced the Johnnies in scoring with 18 points. Dating back to last season, Correa has finished in double figures in 10 of her last 15 […]

St. John’s University Women’s Basketball Signs Idan Shlush

St. John’s Women’s Basketball head coach Joe Tartamella announced the signing of Gedera, Israel, native Idan Shlush to the Red Storm roster for the 2021-22 campaign. Shlush brings a high level of international experience to the St. John’s roster, as she plays for one of the top female basketball academies in Israel, the Wingate Basketball Academy. Shlush is also […]

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 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 […]