Tag: Shamorie Ponds

For St. John’s, it’s all up to Shamorie Ponds

Photo Credit: Nick Bello (nbello8)

Talent. Experience. Resilience. These were all words to describe St. John’s in their fourth season under head coach Chris Mullin. A team who’s best player was voted to be the Big East Preseason Player of the Year, surrounded by newfound talent. It was the perfect storm that turned out to be a dark cloud hanging over Queens.

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St. John’s: The Start of Something New

Tuesday night in Queens was a celebration of sort as St. John’s took on Loyola Maryland in their home opener at Carnesecca Arena. After a long wait, Red Storm fans finally got to see one of the most talented teams in the Big East in action. Continue reading “St. John’s: The Start of Something New”

St. John’s: Shamorie Ponds is the real deal

(Photo courtesy of St. John’s Athletics)

He just gets buckets. Shamorie Ponds has been doing it since his days at Thomas Jefferson High School in Brooklyn. Now, he’s putting on a show in the borough over. The 6’1 point guard stayed elected to stay home for school, and play in front of the St. John’s faithful at Carnesecca Arena in Queens.

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