Softball junior Summer Comstock talks about receiving a prestigious summer internship with Nike.
Sophomore pitcher Ashley Beza previews Fordham and talks about being named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll last week.
The St. John's women's basketball team started the day with practice as usual at Carnesecca Arena. After practice, the Athletic Department and Redzone through a pep rally to send the team off to Norman, Okla., where the third-seeded Red Storm will be playing the First Round of the NCAA Tournament against 14th-seeded Creighton.
At the pep rally, Tony Luftman, the voice of STJ-TV kept the excitement up until the team arrived, freshly showered and ready to fly to Oklahoma. Luftman introduced the team, which came out to a round of applause and music from DJ Zeke and the St. John's pep band. After each member of the team was introduced, head coach Kim Barnes Arico, the BIG EAST Coach of the Year, gave the team and crowd in attendance a pep talk and thank you.
The Red Storm exited the Carnesecca Lobby through a tunnel of band, cheer and dance team members as they boarded the bus to MacAuthor Airport in Islip, N.Y.
At the airport the St. John's women's basketball squad posed for a picture with the staff at MacAuthor before boarding the Southwest Charter to Norman.
St. John's landed in Norman three and a half hours later, to sunny skies and 70 degree weather. Bus-driver Don introduced the team to the Oklahoma country-side.
At the hotel, dinner and film await as Saturday will bring practice and press conferences preceding the Red Storm's First Round game vs. Creighton. Check back for more updates from St. John's third-straight NCAA Tournament trip!
Head track & field coach Jim Hurt talking about the St. Baldrick's fundraiser with NY-1.
Head track & field coach Jim Hurt talks about the St. Baldrick's event.
Head track & field coach Jim Hurt gets his head shaved in support of the St. Baldrick's foundation.
St. John's women's tennis senior Nakita Austin and junior Nevena Selakovic discuss the Red Storm's BIG EAST win at Providence, their new pairing on the court and Nevena's path to singles success from the courts at Harvard's Murr Tennis Center.
Watch the St. John's women's basketball team diligently fill out their brackets as they wait for their name to be called, then see their instant reaction to the ESPN announcers breakdown of their 2011-12 successes. Rookie Amber Thompson gives a short interview (3/12/12).
St. John's women's basketball junior Shenneika Smith talks about the Red Storm's postseason mantra "E.M.P.I.R.E." as she awaits St. John's fate in the 2012 NCAA Tournament. (3/12/12).
St. John's Alumnus Keegan Bradley's post-round interview as he's two strokes off the pace at the WGC Cadillac Championship at the TPC Blue Monster at Doral.