Segment Archive for SportsKnight

The following are previously taped individual segments for SportsKnight. To view a show, click on the show's title below. Windows Media player or Flip4Mac are required to view these videos online.


Joe Lefeged Interview-May 13, 2011 (WMV): RU-tv's Shannel Douglas sits down with former Rutgers Football standout safety, Joe Lefeged, to talk about his time at Rutgers and his plans for playing football after college.

Brian Shemesh Player Profile - April 14, 2011 (WMV): Senior Defensive player, Brian Shemesh, spoke to Krystle Rich about his experience on the Men's Lacrosse team.

Baseball 2011 Player Profiles - April 13, 2011 (WMV): The mighty Rutgers Baseball team is off to a great start! Learn more about their 2011 season in an exclusive interview with Michael Lang, Tyler Gebler and Russ Hopkins

Baseball: Rutgers vs. Louisville - March 26, 2011 (WMV): The Rutgers Scarlet Knights take on the Louisville Cardinals in a Big East Match-up on March 26, 2011 at Bainton Field.

Rutgers Swimming & Diving Invitational - February 23, 2011 (WMV): RU-tv's live coverage of the 2011 Rutgers Swimming/Diving Invitational, which took place on January 21 and 22 at the Sonny Werblin Recreation Center on Busch Campus.

Alex Caruso Player Profile - February 10, 2011 (WMV): College wrestler Alex Caruso talks to Krystle Rich about his new home, Rutgers University. As a former Lehigh University wrestler, Caruso is ready to take on his former school. Check out this video to see Caruso's viewpoint on the Rutgers/Lehigh rivalry.

Josh Esformes - #29 Forever - January 20, 2011 (WMV): The Rutgers Hockey community mourns the loss of former Rutgers Ice Hockey star, Josh Esformes, who was killed in a single car accident on December 19, 2010. Esformes was 23 years old.

Chelsey Lee interview - January 20, 2011 (WMV): Junior Forward, Chelsey Lee, of the Rutgers Women's Basketball team sits down with RU-tv's T.J. Fiorillo to discuss how her friend, Eric LeGrand's injury inspired her to to change her number from 34 to 52 for the 2010-2011 campaign.

Womens Basketball Media Day - December 3, 2010 (WMV): Meghan Moore traveled to the Louis Brown Athletic Center for Women's Basketball Media day for an inside look on how the team plans to build its own legacy on the court this season!

Mike Rice Interview - November 18, 2010 (WMV): RU-tv met up with the new Rutgers Men's Basketball Team Coach, Mike Rice, to find out his plans and expectations for the upcoming season!

Sports Medicine - October 22, 2010 (WMV): Join Krystle Rich as she travels to the Hale Center for an inside look at the Rutgers Sports Medicine Department. Included are interviews with Dr. Robert Monaco and Dr. Brian Maher, who are each team physicians for Rutgers Athletics.

Men's soccer Preview - October 22, 2010 (WMV): The Men's Soccer team is aiming for nothing short of excellence this season. Check out what the team has in store for us this season!

Men's Ice hockey Preview - October 22, 2010 (WMV): The Men's Ice Hockey team is hoping for another winning season! Check out the expectations the team has for this season!

Glenn Crooks Interview - September 15, 2010 (WMV): SportsKnight's own Krystle Rich delivers her exclusive interview with the nationally-ranked Women's Soccer team's head coach, Glenn Crooks.

Club Wrestling - April 30, 2010 (WMV): Meghan Moore visits the Club Wrestling team to find out what the team is all about.

Women's Rugby - April 23, 2010 (WMV): The Rutgers Women's Rugby Club is in full force this season! T.J. Fiorillo takes a look at one of the team's final practices before they make their way down to Florida for the Division II Women's Rugby Championships.

Women's Club Basketball - April 16, 2010 (WMV): Sarah Introna introduces us to the Women's Club Basketball team.

Danielle Henderson Interview - April 16, 2010 (WMV): Sarah Introna interviews DanielleHenderson, current Rutgers University student and member of the U.S. World Fencing team.

Dan Donigan Interview - March 12, 2010 (WMV): Sit down with T.J. Fiorillo and DonDonigan, the new Rutgers Men's Soccer Head Coach to talk about hometown roots, soccer in New Jersey, and the future of Rutgers Soccer.

Weightlifting Club - March 12, 2010 (WMV): Andy Ghilino gives us an inside look at the Rutgers Weightlifting club.

Totally for Troops - March 4, 2010 (WMV): Sarah Introna heads to the College Avenue Gym to check out the event “Totally for Troops,” where students help make cards for the soldiers across seas to send home to family and friends.

Women’s Lacrosse Preview - March 4, 2010 (WMV): JJ Leaver gives us an inside look at the Rutgers Women's Lacrosse team and previews the upcoming 2010 spring season.

RU Baseball Media Day - March 4, 2010 (WMV): Justin Hughes introduces us to the 2010 Rutgers Men's Baseball Team.

Lacrosse Preview - February 11, 2010 (WMV): T.J. Fiorillo takes an inside look at the upcoming season for the Rutgers Men's Lacrosse Team. Player interviews, schedule information, as well as a bit about the newly formed BIG EAST Lacrosse Conference.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - December 10, 2009 (WMV): John Leaver takes an inside look at one of Rutgers University's upstart clubs, the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu club. Leaver interviews club members as well as President, William Pennington to hear all about the craze of Mixed Martial Arts.

RU Club Tennis - December 10, 2009 (WMV): Are you looking for a place to expand your tennis network here at Rutgers? Follow Terek Pierce as he takes a look into the RU Club Tennis Team and learn how to get involved!

Field Hockey Recap - December 10, 2009 (WMV): Peter Ibarra narrates a recap of the 2009 Women's Field Hockey season.

Mens Soccer Recap - December 10, 2009 (WMV): Peter Ibarra gives us a season review of the 2009 Men's Soccer Team.

Womens Soccer Recap - December 10, 2009 (WMV): Peter Ibarra relives some of the more exciting moments from the 2009 Women's Soccer season.

Womens Volleyball Recap - December 10, 2009 (WMV): Peter Ibarra recaps the 2009 Women's Volleyball season.

Jonathan Mitchell Profile - December 3, 2009 (WMV): Krystle Rich takes a look at why Jonathan Mitchell will be a key player and leader for the Rutgers Men's Basketball team this upcoming season.

Nikki Speed Profile - November 20, 2009 (WMV): Jose Medrano gives us an inside look on Nikki Speed, point guard of the Rutgers Women's Basketball team. What it's like to play for a Hall of Famer, how a California Girl ended up in Central New Jersey, and team chemistry are all on the agenda for this one-on-one interview.

Women Basketball Media Day 2009 - November 20, 2009 (WMV): Join John Leaver as he gives us the inside look at what we can expect this season from the Rutgers Women's Basketball team.

Rutgers Men’s Basketball Team Preview - November 3, 2009 (WMV): John Leaver takes a look at the upcoming Men's basketball season at this year's media day.

Club Basketball Feature - October 27, 2009 (WMV): Justin Hughes gives an inside look at the development of the new Rutgers Club Basketball Team.

Dodgeball - October 22, 2009 (WMV): Lynda Ha checks out the university-wide Dodgeball tournament in which proceeds went to Rutgers UniversityFight Against Hunger.

Home Coming 2009 - October 15, 2009 (WMV): Corey Bates gives an in-depth look at all the activities that went on during this year's Rutgers Homecoming weekend.

Club Hockey - October 9, 2009 (WMV): Lynda Ha takes an inside look at the Rutgers Club Hockey team and previews their upcoming season.

Erin Guthrie Profile - October 7, 2009 (WMV): Jen Gerald sits down with Rutgers University's all-time record holder in shutouts, goalkeeper Erin Guthrie, to talk about her time at Pope John's High School, her present time at Rutgers, and what lies ahead for the standout student-athlete.

Gold Water Scholar - September 30, 2009 (WMV): T.J. Fiorillo sits down with Simon Gordonov, recent recipient of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship to talk about the award as well as his cross-country running career. Stay tuned for your exclusive access to the only Rutgers student to ever be honored as a Goldwater Scholar.

Billy Anderson Profile - September 23, 2009 (WMV): Andrew Marulanda profiles Billy Anderson of the Rutgers Football team.

Zaire Kitchen Profile - September 17, 2009 (WMV): Senior Zaire Kitchen triumphs over adversity with tenacity in this SportsKnight Player Profile!

Fall Media Day - September 17, 2009 (WMV): Jennifer Gerald goes to media day and previews the upcoming seasons by interviewing several coaches and players of the the Rutgers Field Hockey, Men's Soccer, and Womens Soccer teams.

Football Media Day - September 17, 2009 (WMV): Justin Hughes attends Rutgers Football Media Day to get the scoop on the upcoming season.

Dan Montferrat Interview - September 16, 2009 (WMV): StudentDirector of Intramurals Dan Montferrat sat down with RU-tv's Eddie Wahrman to get the inside scoop on Rutgers Intramurals.

Bob Reasso Profile - April 29, 2009 (WMV): Peter Ibarra sits down with Men's Soccer Coach, Bob Reasso, to discuss his induction into the Soccer Coach's of New Jersey Hall of Fame and preview next year's team.

Rutgers Badminton Club - April 29, 2009 (WMV): Justin Hughes visits the Rutgers Badminton Club and speaks with Club President Robert Yu in addition to picking up some fundamental badminton skills.

Rutgers Marching Band - April 29, 2009 (WMV): RU-tv's own Alisa Purifico provides an in-depth look into the world of the Rutgers Marching Band as she talks with Timothy Smith, Director of Rutgers Athletic Bands.

Men and Women's Lacrosse Preview - April 22, 2009 (WMV): Nadine Selim attended Spring Media Day and caught up with some of the big names for Rutgers Men & Women's Lacrosse to see what we could expect from them for the upcoming season.

Tim Pernetti Interview - April 22, 2009 (WMV): Check out Danny Dai as he sits down with Rutgers University’s new Athletics Director, Tim Pernetti.

Women's Basketball Recap - April 22, 2009 (WMV): Eddie Wahrman sits down with The Daily Targum's Sam Hellman recap the Women's Basketball Season

Men's Basketball Recap - April 22, 2009 (WMV): Eddie Wahrman sits down with WRSU's Danny Breslauer to recap the Men's Basketball Season

Roller Hockey Club - April 22, 2009 (WMV): T.J. Fiorillo takes a look at the Rutgers Roller Hockey Club. The club is one of the fastest growing club sports here at Rutgers University and has received a large amount of recognition.

Adam Bergo - April 22, 2009 (WMV): Terek Pierce sits down with freshman Track and Field Athlete, Adam Bergo to talk about his successful debut season and being awarded Most Outstanding Field Performer.

NFL Draft Preview - April 22, 2009 (WMV): Peter Ibarra sat down with Mike Vorkunov and Chris Harring from WRSU to preview the Scarlet Knights in the 2009 NFL Draft.

RU Strong - April 8, 2009 (WMV): Who is the strongest student at Rutgers University? Watch this segment to see Rutgers Students tough it out at the RU Strong competition.

Werblin Recreation Center - March 27, 2009 (WMV): Sonny Werblin Recreation Center is one of the most modern-styled recreational facilities here at Rutgers. This recreation center hosts a variety of services ranging from swimming pools to racquetball courts. RU-tv's Jen Gerald went to get an in-depth look of this state-of-the-art facility.

Recruiting Interview with WRSU - March 13, 2009 (WMV): Eddie Wahrman sat down with Danny Breslauer from WRSU sports to discuss National Signing Day and Rutgers Football.

DJ Russo Interview - March 13, 2009 (WMV): Terek Pierce has a sit down with DJ Russo, winner of the EIWA Wrestler of the Week to discuss his ambitions and success of this season.

Olympic Sports Hall of Fame Induction - March 13, 2009 (WMV): The Olympic Hall of Fame inducted three new members this year. Marianne DePadua was there to catch all of the action and get their reactions.

Baseball/Softball Preview - March 13, 2009 (WMV): John Leaver takes a look at the upcoming Rutgers Baseball and Softball seasons, and there is good reason to be excited about their upcoming campaigns.

Diving for Dollars - March 5, 2009 (WMV): Students made a splash at the Diving for Dollars event, jumping from great heights and raising money for the Middlesex County Food Bank.

Women's Basketball Feature - March 5, 2009 (WMV): Women’s Basketball seniors, Heather Zurich and Kia Vaughn prepare for their final days as Lady Knights. As they plan to venture into the real world, Kia and Heather reflect on their Rutgers experiences, both on and off the court. Angelica Fattal chats with these seniors about memories, leadership, and who they admire most.

Feud for Food - February 25, 2009 (WMV): Gabriella Tango attended the Feud for Food event, like the Family Feud Show, and caught up with some participants to find out more about their fast-paced competition.

Cheer Stunt Team - February 19, 2009 (WMV): Alisa Purifico sat down with the UCA/UDA Partner Stunt Team National Champions to find out about their championship experience!

Rutgers Cycling Club - February 11, 2009 (WMV): Gabriella Tango takes a look at the Rutgers Cycling club. The club holds informal rides, formal training rides, social events, charity fund raisers, and races.

RAC PAC - February 11, 2009 (WMV): One group of Scarlet Knight fans is determined to make the student section at the RAC one of the loudest in the Big East. The revitalization of the student section is underway, and they call themselves the “RAC PAC.” The RAC PAC is looking to make the Rutgers student section a force to be reckoned with.

Intramurals Interview - January 30, 2009 (WMV): Student Director of Intramurals Mike Sheehan sat down with RU-tv's Eddie Wahrman to get the inside scoop on Rutgers Intramurals.

Youth Sports Council - January 14, 2009 (WMV): Youth Sports Council, a division of the Department of Exercise Science and Sports Studies, is great place for educating today’s youth. Gabriella Tango gives an in-depth look on the influence of sports and children.

Rutgers Performing Dance Company - December 19, 2008 (WMV): RU-tv's Catherine Carrera finds out what the Rutgers Performing Dance Company is, and what they have coming up for us.

Rutgers University Football Vault Book - December 8, 2008 (WMV): University Archivist Thomas Frusciano and NFL Running Back Brian Leonard were at the Rutgers Bookstore on Thursday, December 4th premiering the new Rutgers University Football Vault Book.

Rutgers Tailgating - December 8, 2008 (WMV): Bharat Mohan gets an inside look on tailgating and what it means for Rutgers Football. He finds out what he needs to get his own tailgate started.

Trivia Bowl - December 8, 2008 (WMV): In its 21st year of action, the 2008 Trivia Bowl had its most successful competition ever. This annual tradition is opened to the community, allowing teams of three to compete in the ultimate Jeopardy-style trivia game. Former Rutgers student, Tim Carreras, proposed the idea for this game 21 years ago, but only lived to see it continue for a couple years after he graduated. The tradition of the Rutgers Trivia Bowl continues on, as some participants have never missed a game, and Tim and his friends are honored every year.

Rutgers Water Polo Club - November 25, 2008 (WMV): RU-tv's Matt Wolfson went to see the Rutgers Water Polo Club in action and learn about how the game is played.

Rutgers Table Tennis Club - November 25, 2008 (WMV): RU-tv takes a look at the Rutgers Table Tennis Club and how students like to get there motor skills in action.

Men's Basketball Media Day - November 14, 2008 (WMV): Eddie Wahrman attended the Men’s Basketball Big East Media Day at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Players and Coaches from many top programs sat down and gave us the lowdown on the upcoming season.

Women's Basketball Media Day - November 11, 2008 (WMV): Laura Schneebacher and Danny Dai attended the Women's Basketball Media Day and interviewed Coach Stringer along with some of the leading players on the team.

Rutgers University Club Hockey Team - October 29, 2008 (WMV): The Rutgers University Club Hockey Team, the Ice Knights, played against Cornell University. Head Coach Andy Gojdycz, Josh Esformes, and Mike DeRita spoke about the team and their goals for the season.

MidKnight Madness - October 29, 2008 (WMV): RU-tv covers a pep rally for the upcoming Men’s basketball season as they entertain a full house of students and fans who are excited to see what the new team will bring to the table for the 08-09 campaign.

Rock, Paper, Scissors - October 29, 2008 (WMV): This segment is about the Rock, Paper, Scissors tournament that took place on Wednesday, October 22nd on Livingston Campus.

Homerun Derby Competition - October 29, 2008 (WMV): Sisters of Sigma Delta Tau sponsored a homerun derby competition between local fraternities and sororities to fundraise for the Children's Miracle Network and Prevent Childabuse America.

Ballroom Dancing - October 29, 2008 (WMV): RU-tv’s Catherine Carrera gets an inside look at the Rutgers Ballroom Club and Team. She speaks to Katherine Rimakis, President of the club, about the club’s history and the different dances that members learn. Catherine even learns a few moves herself. Check out what the club and team have to offer.

Olympic Knights - October 23, 2008 (WMV): Carli Lloyd and Karina LeBlanc share their Olympic experiences in Beijing this summer!

Kokikai Aikdo - October 15, 2008 (WMV): JJ Leaver met with Kokikai Aikdo President, Alexander Draine and Instructor, Judy Minot at the College Avenue Gym to discuss the significance of the mind/body experience of Aikido and its different applications for your life, including self-defense.

Celebrate the Knight - October 15, 2008 (WMV): Rutgers students get it in with Rutgers Recreation with a large variety of activities at the Celebrate the Knight even on the Livingston Campus.

Karina LeBlanc Interview - October 15, 2008 (WMV): Angelica Fattal talks to an Olympic Knight, Katrina LeBlanc, and gets her take on the Olympic experience.

Women's Field Hockey Preview - October 2, 2008 (WMV): Aditya Otiv provides an exciting and in-depth preview of the 2008 Women's Field Hockey team.

Women's Volleyball - October 2, 2008 (WMV): John Leaver goes to the Women's Volleyball Game on September 26, 2008 to report on the team and upcoming games by talking to players Katie Barends and Lauren Voss, as well as Coach Werneke.

Cannon Wars - October 2, 2008 (WMV): Angelica Fattal met up with Thomas J. Frusciano to talk about the history of the Cannon Wars.

Academic Success - October 2, 2008 (WMV): Corey Bates sits down with Kathleen Shank of Academic Support Services to discuss the recent success of Rutgers Athletics.

Thumb Wars - October 2, 2008 (WMV): Jason Scharch heads over to Cook/Douglass Recreation Center to take part in Thumb Wars.

Rutgers Swimming and Diving - October 2, 2008 (WMV): Josh Kane went and interviewed four of the girls on the swimming and diving team along with their head coach Chuck Warner.

Men's Soccer Preview - September 19, 2008 (WMV): Men’s Soccer Coach Bob Reasso joins RU-tv’s own Ryan Confroy in a look at the future of the Rutgers Men’s Soccer team.

Women's Soccer - September 19, 2008 (WMV): Matt Wolfson speaks to Head Coach Glenn Crooks and other team members in a preview of the Rutgers Women’s Soccer Team

Rutgers Club Rugby - September 19, 2008 (WMV): Dan Elghossain heads to a Rutgers Club Rugby practice to get the lowdown on the sport of Rugby and a look at the team.

Rutgers Intramurals - September 19, 2008 (WMV): Paul Fischbach of Rutgers Intramurals joins Laura Schneebacher to explain the sports being offered for the upcoming semester.

Women’s Field Hockey - September 19, 2008 (WMV): Women’s Field Hockey Coach Liz Tchou joins Aditya Otiv to speak about the upcoming season.