Women’s Basketball Team Achieves Four-Game Winning Streak

By, Jilleen Barrett, Managing/Features Editor The women’s basketball team is riding the high of a winning streak. The last four games were victorious for the Jaspers, who played Iona College, Monmouth College and two games against St. Peter’s University. They defeated Iona earlier this month as well, despite the expectation that the Gaels will win at the MAACs. Some key players in these matches were … Continue reading Women’s Basketball Team Achieves Four-Game Winning Streak

Courtney Warley Named MAAC Player of the Week

by Anna Woods, Editor-in-Chief Recently, Lady Jasper Courtney Warley was named MAAC player of the week and made her 1,000th point. Warley is in her fifth year, currently pursuing an MBA.  During the ASun tournament at Disney’s Wide World of Sports, Warley scored her 1,000th point in her Manhattan career. She explained that reaching her 1,000th point was not her focus. “Coming here I wasn’t … Continue reading Courtney Warley Named MAAC Player of the Week

Manhattan Soccer Officially Returns

by Pete Janny, Sports Editor last time either of the Manhattan soccer teams took the field was in fall 2019. To put that long wait in perspective, we have seen the start of COVID-19, Kobe Bryant’s death, Joe Biden becoming the 46th President of the United States and Jose Altuve’s walk-off homerun against the Yankees in Game 7 of the 2019 ALCS since Manhattan soccer … Continue reading Manhattan Soccer Officially Returns

Catching up with Christina Katsamouri

by Madalyn Johnson, Web Editor Christina Katsamouri is playing an important role for the Lady Jaspers in her sophomore year after arriving in Riverdale from Thessaloniki, Greece. By choosing basketball, Katsamouri has followed in the footsteps of her mother, Katrina Petachti, who is a former professional basketball player. Katsamouri scored her first basket against Siena on January 16, 2020 in a season in which she … Continue reading Catching up with Christina Katsamouri

Lady Jaspers Starting Lineup Gets Surprise Introduction Video

by Gabriella DePinho & Colleen McNamara, Senior Writer & Asst. Sports Editor Prior to the start of every basketball game in Draddy Gymnasium this season, both teams’ starting lineups are announced to empty stands sparsely decorated with cardboard cutouts of fans. While family and friends are able to watch games at home on ESPN+ or ESPN3, the women’s basketball team, like every other team, has … Continue reading Lady Jaspers Starting Lineup Gets Surprise Introduction Video

Lady Jaspers Open up With a 100-Point Win in Exhibition Game

by Caroline McCarthy & Kelly Kennedy, Staff Writers The Manhattan College women’s basketball team dominated Bloomfield College in an exhibition game last Friday night. After winning the tip-off, senior Pamela Miceus found classmate Gabby Cajou, who scored on a layup. That was only the first 5 seconds. The game continued in favor of the Lady Jaspers, who were able to develop a healthy lead early in the … Continue reading Lady Jaspers Open up With a 100-Point Win in Exhibition Game