The Magic Ended for St. Joe’s

The magic ended for St. Joe’s, 100-66. The #13 St. Joe’s Hawks took on the #5 UMass Minutemen in A-10 Tournament action. The Hawks found their rhythm In the past few weeks after a dismal start to their 2021 Division 1, Basketball season.


The Minutemen put up an astounding, 59 point first half and won this one going away. UMass had five players in double figures led by Ronnie DeGray III who poured in 19. Javohn Garcia was not far behind with his 17. Noah Fernandez, Carl Pierre, and TJ Weeks all netted 14.

Jordan Hall led the Hawks with 18 points followed by Taylor Funk and his 14. Cameron Brown hauled in 7 rebounds and added 11 points. The magic ended for St. Joe’s.

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.