SJU-TV to Produce Three Red Storm Women's Soccer Games on ESPN3|
Sept. 3, 2014
QUEENS, N.Y. - As part of a production agreement with ESPN, the St. John's University Television Network (SJU-TV) will produce three St. John's women's soccer games this fall that will be carried live in H.D. to more than 95 million homes on ESPN3.
"We are very grateful to the production staffs at St. John's and ESPN3 for the opportunity to showcase our team to both a national and international audience," remarked head coach Ian Stone. "Our student-athletes worked tremendously hard both on and off the field to represent St. John's in a first class manner."
St. John's will have a total of 16 live games produced by SJU-TV for ESPN3 in the fall season, including the three women's soccer games, as well as seven volleyball games and six men's soccer games.
The women's soccer ESPN3 schedule includes the BIG EAST home opener against Marquette (Oct. 2), the game against Georgetown (Oct. 16) and the senior day home finale against Providence (Oct. 19).
SJU-TV live-game productions feature four-camera H.D. broadcasts with full graphics integration, instant replay, and both a play-by-play announcer and color analyst to give fans a high-quality viewing experience.
2014 St. John's Women's Soccer ESPN3 Schedule
Thurs. Oct. 2 Marquette 7 p.m.
Thurs. Oct. 16 Georgetown 7 p.m.
Sun. Oct. 19 Providence 1 p.m.
SJU-TV is St. John's University's broadcast platform, which generates live and on-demand content for St. John's Athletics. Content produced by SJU-TV has appeared on RedStormSports.com - the official athletics website of St. John's University - as well as third-party outlets, including ESPN3, SNY and CBS Sports Network. SJU-TV has produced a total of 200 live events since the beginning of the 2012-13 season including 118 that were distributed by ESPN3.
ESPN3 is ESPN's live multi-screen sports network, a destination that delivers thousands of exclusive sports events annually. It is accessible online at WatchESPN.com, on smartphones and tablets via the WatchESPN app and streamed on televisions through ESPN on Xbox LIVE to Gold members and Apple TV. The network is currently available to more than 95 million homes at no additional cost to fans who receive their high-speed Internet connection or video subscription from an affiliated service provider. The network is also available at no cost to approximately 21 million U.S. college students and U.S.-based military personnel via computers, smartphones and tablets connected to on-campus educational and on-base military broadband and Wi-Fi networks.