Blue Stockings Society hosts Women’s March on mall

Blue Stockings Society hosts Women’s March on mall

Katie Page, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

The SFU Blue Stockings Society held their second annual Women’s March around the mall on March 19. The Blue Stockings Society is a group that meets bi-weekly to exchange ideas and discuss national and international issues in today’s society, as well campus topics. “Seeing everyone come out...

Scotland Road performances this week at JFK

Scotland Road performances this week at JFK

Haley Thomas, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


Filed under Showcase, The Arts

The Center for Fine Arts will present Jeffrey Hatcher’s play, Scotland Road, in JFK Auditorium, March 21-23. Performances are scheduled for March 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. and March 23 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. “In the 1990s, a woman in turn-of-the-century clothing is found floating on an iceberg,” said F.J...

Cheerleading team to give fans glimpse of Nationals routine

Cheerleading team to give fans glimpse of Nationals routine

Marina Misitano, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


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The cheerleading team will host a “Nationals Showcase” on March 31 in DeGol Arena at 2 p.m. to give the University community a glimpse of the team’s routine, one that it will perform at the national championships in Daytona Beach, Florida, during the first week of April. “The showcase is the...

Men’s Basketball closes season at NIT; memorable night for NEC title game

Men’s Basketball closes season at NIT; memorable night for NEC title game

Marina Misitano, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The men’s basketball team closed its 2018-19 season with a 89-72 loss at Indiana on Tuesday night in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament. It was SFU’s first appearance in the NIT since 1958. SFU (18-15) closed its schedule as co-regular-season champs of the Northeast Conference,...

Business clubs visit Washington, D.C.

Business clubs visit Washington, D.C.

Hunter Longenecker, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


Filed under Academics, Showcase

The ENACTUS, CSOR and Investment clubs visited Washington, D.C., from Feb. 21-23. Through connections with SFU alumni, the clubs received private tours of the U.S. Capitol building, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the U.S. Security Exchange Commission (SEC). Thanks to 1994 SFU...

Women’s Basketball Advances to NEC Championship Game with Win Over Sacred Heart

Women’s Basketball Advances to NEC Championship Game with Win Over Sacred Heart

March 15, 2019


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The women's basketball team played a complete game for 40 minutes to upset second-seeded Sacred Heart, 68-60, in the Northeast Conference Tournament semifinals on Thursday night in Fairfield, Connecticut. NEC Player-of-the-Year Jess Kovatch led the Red Flash with 23 points and seven rebounds, while...

Men’s Basketball Falls to Fairleigh Dickinson in NEC Title Game

Men’s Basketball Falls to Fairleigh Dickinson in NEC Title Game

March 13, 2019


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The men's basketball team lost to Fairleigh Dickinson, 85-76, on Tuesday in the Northeast Conference Championship in front of a capacity crowd of 2,610 fans at the Stokes Center. It was SFU's first home championship game appearance since March of 1991. Saint Francis opened the game on an 11-2...

Kovatch Earns NEC Player-of-the-Year Award for Second Straight Season

Kovatch Earns NEC Player-of-the-Year Award for Second Straight Season

March 11, 2019


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Senior women’s basketball player Jess Kovatch has earned the Northeast Conference’s 2018-19 Player-of-the-Year award. Kovatch earns NEC Player-of-the-Year honors for the second consecutive season. She becomes just the fourth player in league history to capture the award in back-to-back years. The...

Men’s Basketball Hosts NEC Title Game Tuesday Night; Game Will be Live on ESPN2

Men’s Basketball Hosts NEC Title Game Tuesday Night; Game Will be Live on ESPN2

March 11, 2019


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The top two teams in the Northeast Conference will face one another in the league’s championship game on ESPN2 on Tuesday night when SFU hosts Fairleigh Dickinson at the Stokes Center at 7 p.m. The two teams shared the regular-season title with identical 12-6 marks in NEC action. FDU has won seven...

Men’s Basketball Captures Second NEC Regular-Season Title in School History

Men’s Basketball Captures Second NEC Regular-Season Title in School History

March 4, 2019


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The men's basketball team has earned the top seed in this week's Northeast Conference Tournament despite a 94-84 loss at Sacred Heart on Saturday, March 2, in its regular-season finale. Saint Francis (16-13, 12-6) opens the NEC Tournament on March 6, hosting eighth-seeded Bryant at 7 p.m. at the Stokes...

Injured SFU student recovering after surgery

Injured SFU student recovering after surgery

Derrick Wiley, Staff Writer

February 21, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On the evening of Feb. 1, SFU freshman Victoria Van Tassell was struck by a car on St. Mary’s Street in Loretto. Van Tassell was exiting a car driven by a fellow Saint Francis student. A witness said Van Tassell took a few steps before getting struck by another car. The driver of the car that hit...

Men finish second, women seventh at NEC indoor track and field finals

Men finish second, women seventh at NEC indoor track and field finals

Haley Thomas, Staff Writer

February 21, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the 2019 NEC indoor championships, Feb. 15-16, in Staten Island. The men’s team finished second with 122.5 points, while the women’s team finished seventh with 54 points. This was the best finish for the Red Flash men’s indoor track...

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