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St. Francis Men’s Water Polo Opens Home Slate Tonight at 7:30pm

St. Francis Brooklyn men’s water polo squad opens the home portion of their 2014 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division schedule tonight with a match against local rival Iona College (2-11; 2-3 Northern Division) at the Generoso Pope Athletic Center.The Terriers (4-6; 3-1 Northern League) are led by newcomer Bora Dimitrov, a junior transfer from Diablo Valley College who has compiled 23 goals in his first season wearing SFC red, white and blue. Junior co-captain Liam Veazey has registered 14 goals and 8 assists, while sophomore Ilija Djuretic…

Battle of Brooklyn? More Like A Blowout! St. Francis Dominates LIU

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Round one of the annual Battle of Brooklyn rivalry between the LIU Brooklyn and St. Francis Brooklyn men’s and women’s basketball teams is over. With two decisive wins, the Terriers registered a double knockout. On Thursday night at the Pope Athletic Center in Brooklyn Heights, Ben Mockford rained three’s on the beleaguered Blackbirds. The senior guard from Shoreham-by-Sea, England, hit for a career high 30 points on 8 of 14 three-point attempts as the Terriers captured a decisive 78-64 win. St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers take the win against local rivals LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds 69-48 — SFC Today (@sfctoday) January 11, 2014 The St. Francis women kept the good times rolling on Saturday afternoon at Barclays Center, with a dominant 69-48 win over LIU. Junior guard Eilidh Simpson from Melbourne, Australia hit …

St. Francis, NEC Misery Has Company: Wagner Suspends Player For Season

In an apparently unrelated but parallel development to the ongoing investigation of four St. Francis Brooklyn men’s basketball players, it was reported Tuesday by Cormac Gordon of the Staten Island Examiner that Wagner College junior Jay Harris, the Seahawks’ leading three-point threat, has been suspended for the remainder of the season for what has been described as a violation of school policy. Ominously, this is the same violation that was cited in connection with junior Brent Jones, freshman Wayne Martin…

St. Francis’ Martin, White Arrested; Jones, Santavenere and Mystery Player Status Unclear

On Friday, Mark Morales of the Daily News reported that St. Francis Brooklyn men’s basketball player Anthony White was arrested recently by the New York Police Department in response to domestic violence charges. White, 19, a sophomore guard for the small college located in Brooklyn Heights, was alleged on February 3 to have choked his 20-year old girlfriend and to have destroyed her personal property after accusing the woman of infidelity. According to the Daily News article, the victim further alleged that she had been the victim of a sexual assault in December 2012 by three St. Francis players. One of the three players was identified as Terrier freshman Wayne Martin, who was accused of unwanted sexual advances. …