SOMERSET, N.J. – Sacred Heart hoops will be featured in four of the Northeast Conference's record setting 26 games to be televised on ESPN and CBS platforms for the 2018-19 season as announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon. Both the men's and women's basketball programs will appear in two contests.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Sacred Heart University women's volleyball freshman Sarah Ciszek was named the Molten/NEC Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, as announced by the league Monday afternoon.
This is the third time this season that Ciszek has been named Rookie of the Week and first time that she was named Player of the Week, totaling four weekly awards so far this season.
FAIRFIELD, Conn - The Sacred Heart University women’s rowing participated in the Meters for Myeloma 5K walk/run, hosted by the Fairfield University rowing team on Sunday afternoon.
Multiple myeloma is the second most common blood cancer and currently there is no cure. Fairfield rowing decided to host the event to raise both awareness and funds for multiple myeloma research.
The Sacred Heart University Equestrian team wrapped up its show at the Trinity College Hunt Seat this morning. The Pioneers swept two fences sections as the team won both the Show Open Fences sections and the Intermediate Fences section. The team returns to action on Saturday Oct. 20 when they compete in it's second Hunt Seat of the year this time at Connecticut College.
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. - The Sacred Heart University field hockey team suffered its second MAAC loss of the season, as the Pioneers fell to Monmouth on the road, 4-1, Sunday afternoon. Makenna Crawford scored SHU’s lone goal in the contest.
The Pioneers return to action on Friday, Oct. 19, when SHU plays host to MAAC-foe LIU Brooklyn at 7 p.m.
The Sacred Heart Women’s Soccer team fell to Mount Saint Mary’s this afternoon in a tight defensive battle by a score of 1-0. The team will return to action on Sunday, Oct. 21 when the team hosts Robert Morris. Game-time is set for 12:00 p.m.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — The Sacred Heart University women's rowing team took part in the Navy Day Regatta, where the Pioneers competed against local powerhouses Drexel, Temple, Penn, St. Joseph’s, Navy and Delaware on Saturday afternoon. The Novice Eight team led SHU to its highest finish of the day, with an 11th place finish.
FAIRFIELD, CONN. – The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team earned its fifth conference win of the season, as the Pioneers defeated Robert Morris (25-23, 17-25, 25-18, 25-21) at home Saturday evening.
Alix Polk led Sacred Heart (12-6, 5-2 NEC) with a game-high 14 kills, while Liisel Nelis added 11 kills of her own and 12 digs for a double-double. Sarah Ciszek fell just shy of her second-consecutive triple-double, finishing with 34 assists, 12 digs and eight kills.
The Sacred Heart Women’s Swimming and Diving team had a record breaking performance in its first tri-meet of the season on Saturday afternoon. It was the first time in program history that SHU defeated both Central Connecticut and LIU Post.
The Sacred Heart University Women’s Rugby team defeated the University of New England by a final score of 50-5 on senior day. Isabel Cuddy led the team in tries with a total of three tries for 15 points. The team will return to action on Sunday Oct. 21 when they travel to Castleton for a 12:00 p.m. start.
The Sacred Heart University Equestrian team wrapped up its first Western Doubleheader on Saturday as the team won seven events and was named the High Point team in both the morning and afternoon shows. The team returns to action tomorrow as they compete in the Hunt Seat at Trinity College.
The Sacred Heart University Men’s Ice Hockey Team fell to #15 Northeastern tonight by a final score of 5-0. The team will return to action in a week when they host top ten team Providence on Saturday Oct. 20 at 7:05 p.m.
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team fell to Maine this afternoon by a final score of 8-0. The team returns to action on Friday Oct. 19 when the Pioneers host Saint Anslem. Game-time is set for 7:00 p.m.
The Sacred Heart University Men’s Ice Hockey team (0-1-0 overall) fell to #15 Northeastern (1-0-0 overall) tonight by a final score of 5-2. The team wraps up the two game series tomorrow night when they host the Huskies at 7:05 p.m.
FAIRFIELD, CONN. – The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team earned its fourth conference win of the season, as the Pioneers defeated St. Francis University (27-25, 25-23, 31-29) at home Friday evening.
Liisel Nelis led SHU (11-6, 4-2 NEC) with a double-double, registering a game-high 17 kills and 12 digs. Sarah Ciszek had a triple-double in the win, adding 33 assists, 15 digs and 12 kills.
The Sacred Heart University Men’s Soccer fell to LIU Brooklyn in a tough overtime loss by a final score of 3-2. The team returns to action on Sunday Oct. 21 when the team hosts Bryant. Game-time is set for 3:00 p.m.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Sacred Heart University field hockey team snapped its losing streak, as the Pioneers defeated MAAC-foe Bryant, 2-1, Friday afternoon. Kelsy Hopkins and Colleen McAninley each tallied a goal for the Pios in the win, with McAninley’s goal being the game-winner.
The Pioneers return to action on Sunday, Oct. 14, when SHU travels to take on MAAC-foe Monmouth at 1 p.m.
The Sacred Heart University Men’s Tennis team wrapped up the first full day of play at the ITA Northeast Regionals at Princeton University. Seiji Hosokawa won the first round of qualifying versus Simon Wilmer then lost in the final round to Wogen from Drexel. This morning, the duo of Wibmer and Casladuc lost the first round of doubles play to Kazakov/McAllister from Cornell 8-1. Meanwhile Wibmer was edged by Michael Sun from Yale in the first round of singles. The team returns to action tomorrow for the second day of play.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University baseball team held its annual Alumni and Family Day this past weekend at Veterans Park, where the Pioneers had nearly 20 alumni return for a game against the current Pioneers.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University Department of Athletics announced that season tickets for the Pioneers men's and women's basketball are now available with all 25 home game times being set. Call the SHU Box Office at 203-396-8499 to purchase your season tickets today.