Posts Tagged ‘Queens College Athletics’

Anthony addresses crowd at camp that was held on Aug. 3 and Aug. 4 at Queens College. PHOTO BY: Courtney Obeng

Carmelo Anthony brings basketball camp to Queens College

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony hosted his ninth Citi Camp Melo at Queens College on the weekend of Aug. 3-4. On both days, nearly 350 kids from first to twelfth grade participated in the day long camp, learning and pra...
by Courtney Obeng

QC Women's Lacrosse graduates seven seniors who were only freshman when the program started at Queens College.
Photo by Carla Pennolino

Lady Knights bid farewell to seniors who helped start program

Four years ago, seven women’s lacrosse freshmen first stepped on to the campus of Queens College, they did not know what to expect. Just as these athletes were apprehensive about classes, meeting new friends, and adjusting to...
by Carla Pennolino

Senior point guard Bria Jackson. Photo courtesy Jeanne DeMasters

Bria Jackson leading conference in scoring, leading team to wins

The women’s basketball team’s season is well underway and they appear to have a bona fide court general and top scorer in the conference leading the charge on a hopeful road to success. Bria Jackson, a former two-time first...
by Steven Carpio


Daniela Celi, a senior from Florida, is one of many players over the years that has been recruited for the women's tennis team from outside the NYC area. Photo courtesy Jeanne DeMasters.

Success for women’s tennis starts with recruiting

By Carla Pennolino   Different from other Queens College teams, the women’s tennis squad is off to what has become a typical start for them: they’re ranked No. 1 in Division II East, 26th in the nation and have a 7-0 c...
by Carla Pennolino

Senior Sarah Boucher received an East Coast Conference award earlier this month. Photo by Carla Pennolino

Curse of the East Coast Conference Award?

By: Carla Pennolino   In 2011, Madden NFL 11 cover athlete Drew Brees threw 22 interceptions, his quarterback rating dropped 20 points and his New Orleans Saints lost in the first round of the playoffs to a team with a los...
by Meher Mohsin


Junior Grant Edick missed the conference opener because he served a suspension. Photo by Carla Pennolino

Men’s soccer opens conference with draw

By Alexandra Troiano The Queens College men’s soccer team (2-1-2) started their conference schedule at home on Thursday with a scoreless draw against St. Thomas Aquinas. The crowd sat at the edge of their seats during an ove...
by Meher Mohsin