Softball Team to Open Season on Feb. 7

Softball Team to Open Season on Feb. 7

Kyle Simmonds, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

The 2020 softball team will open its season on Feb. 7 against Marshall at the South Carolina Upstate Spartan Classic.  This season will be head coach Jessica O’Donnell’s second at the helm of the Red Flash and she is excited for what is ahead. Last spring, she led the program to its third conse...

Athletics Hall of Fame in Stokes Center Being Relocated to First Floor

Athletics Hall of Fame in Stokes Center Being Relocated to First Floor

Yosuke Sugano, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

The Athletics Hall of Fame in the Stokes Center is being moved from the Stokes-Twyman Room to a hallway in the main lobby area. “Plaques were upstairs in the Stokes-Twyman Room,” said Senior Associate Director of Athletics Jim Brazill. “With the exception of students, no one really saw them...

Men’s Volleyball to Open Five-Match Homestand

Men’s Volleyball to Open Five-Match Homestand

Collin Washington, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

The men’s volleyball team will open a five-match homestand on Friday, hosting Ohio State at 7 p.m. at the Stokes Center.  The squad got off to a great start this season, coming from behind in its first match to defeat Stanford here in Loretto. The Cardinal is currently ranked ninth in the country...

New Coach, New Season for Lacrosse Program

New Coach, New Season for Lacrosse Program

Raegan Woolwine, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

The lacrosse team will open the 2020 season on Feb. 8 at home against Radford. The team will be heading into its first season with head coach Tracy Coyne, who was hired last October.  “It is important for the team to establish their dynamic together,” said Coyne. “We are still learning about ...

McNally Named Assistant Coach for Lacrosse Team

McNally Named Assistant Coach for Lacrosse Team

Raegan Woolwine, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

Amy McNally has been named an assistant coach for the lacrosse program. McNally played lacrosse at Niagara University before graduating with a degree in Education and a specialization in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages).  “I wanted a coach who would be a good fit for Saint...

Smith Headlines Football Honorees

Smith Headlines Football Honorees

Jalen Brown, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

For the second year in a row, the Northeast Conference’s Defensive Rookie-of-the-Year Award landed in Loretto. Terrell Smith, a redshirt freshman from Baltimore, captured the award after recording 21 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, one fumble recovery and one sack.  “It feels good. It was ...

Track and Field Teams Open Indoor Season

Track and Field Teams Open Indoor Season

Taemar Willis, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

The men’ and women’s track and field teams traveled to Bucknell on Dec. 7 to open the indoor season. It was a day full of competitive spirit as returning team members and freshmen finally got the opportunity to showcase their skills against other competition. “It was a very solid opener for...

Krimmel Earns 100th Win as Head Men’s Basketball Coach; SFU ESports Off and Running

Krimmel Earns 100th Win as Head Men’s Basketball Coach; SFU ESports Off and Running

Marina Misitano and Haley Thomas

December 10, 2019

Red Flash men’s basketball coach Rob Krimmel earned his 100th career head coaching victory on Nov. 30 in a 79-63 road victory at Saint Joseph's. Krimmel has served as the head coach of the men’s basketball team since 2012-13. The former SFU player and assistant coach has played a vital role in he...

Jackson Shines in Red Flash Secondary

Jackson Shines in Red Flash Secondary

Hunter Becker, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

He thought he was going to put his name on the map by being the next great quarterback. Better than Peyton Manning, Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers. Ever since he started playing football when he was little, he always wanted the ball in his hands. When he realized defense suited his playing style better,...

Delaware Defeats Men’s Basketball

Delaware Defeats Men’s Basketball

Hunter Becker, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

Delaware (6-0) defeated the men’s basketball team, 79-64, on Tuesday night at the Stokes Center to continue its six-game win streak to start the season. Saint Francis (2-3) simply couldn’t get into a groove on offense on its home court, shooting 39 percent from the field for the game. Delaware,...

Men’s Soccer Hosts NEC Tournament

Men’s Soccer Hosts NEC Tournament

Avery Papalia, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

The men’s soccer team will host Fairleigh Dickinson on Friday at 1:30 p.m. in the semifinals of the 2019 Northeast Conference Tournament.   SFU (10-5, 7-2 NEC) earned the opportunity to host the tournament after finishing in second place in the league during the regular season. Merrimack finish...

Cross Country Teams to Run at Mid-Atlantic Region Finals

Cross Country Teams to Run at Mid-Atlantic Region Finals

Taemar Willis, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

The men’s and women’s cross-country teams will be racing against some of the top runners in the region at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Finals in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, on Friday. Two weeks ago, the women’s team placed third at the NEC Championships and the men finished fourth.  There will ...

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