Hawks Work Overtime to Pull Off a win

The Hawks work overtime to pull off a win 91-82. The St. Joseph’s Hawks played their best game of the 2O21 season in the friendly confines of Hagan Arena on Hawk Hill.

The LaSalle Explorers (8-14) made the short trip across the city on Saturday afternoon and were recipients of a few offensive hero’s with Cristian Ray leading the pack with a double-double when he registered 18 points and 11 boards.


He was complimented by Jared Kimbrough who also nailed a double double with 12 points and 10 rebounds. Jhamir Brickus pumped in 17 with Sherif Kenney adding 14 and Jack Clark hitting for 11. The Hawks put the affair away with a 14-5 overtime stanza.

Ryan Daly led everyone with a 30 point explosion. Taylor Funk poured in 20 but, the player of the game was the always reliable, Jordan Hall who stole the show with a triple double off of 10 assists, 12 rebounds and 22 points.

The victory snaps a long losing streak and make the Hawks record 2-14. The Hawks work overtime to pull off a win against the explorers. For more Philly college hoops action click here.

Gary Groob
Gary Groob

Gary Groob has been involved with Lacrosse for the majority of his life, whether playing, coaching, or covering the sport for the media.

An avid fan, with a real drive about helping to “grow the game”, Gary became part of podcasts about the game in 2010. Through the podcasts, Mr. Groob was given an opportunity to write about lacrosse, and the rest as they say, is history.

Through many miles (flying and driving) Gary has made inroads with the National Lacrosse League, Major Series Lacrosse League, the Ontario Lacrosse Association, as well as the Arena Lacrosse League, covering the leagues, their teams, and players, working for, and in concert with all of them.

In the year 2020, Mr. Groob was made the media person for the Arena Lacrosse League, voted onto the board of directors of the Brampton Excelsiors Lacrosse Club, as well as being made administrator of the Lacrosse page “Global Lacrosse” with a membership of 9000 members in over 90 Countries. Gary was also made an administrator of Lacrosse History Past Present and Future in 2022.

Mr. Groob co-hosts a weekly Lacrosse show on Spanglish Sports World, and ZingoTV channel 250, as well as writes a weekly lacrosse column for La Portada Canada News (both in print, and online).

Gary also hosts a Lacrosse talk show and podcast for The Edge of Philly Sports Network, seen live Sunday nights at 9pm (ET), and archived on the Edge of Philly YouTube page, as well as Spotify.

Mr. Groob’s other sports interests include Hockey, Football, Boxing, Wrestling, and Baseball, competing competitively in Boxing and Wrestling for many years.