May 30, 2006

3 Pioneers to Play in the NEILA East-West Senior All-Star Game

May 30, 2006

NEILA All-Star Game Information

FAIRFIELD, CT (May 30, 2006) - The New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association announced the participants for the annual East-West Senior All-Star Game and three Sacred Heart Pioneers have made the cut. Seniors Matthew Robideau (Massena, NY), Chad Clark (Camillus, NY) and Kiel Adams (Rome, NY) will play for the West Team this Friday, June 2nd at Tufts University.

This year's game will take face-off at 8 pm on Bello Field at Tufts Friday night. The teams are comprised of seniors from Division I, II, and III programs throughout the New England Region.

Robideau finished his Pioneer career 10th on the school's all-time scoring list with 101 points. He registered 67 goals with 34 assists in his four-year career, also putting him 10th on both the career goals and assists lists. He was second on the club in scoring this season with 26 points on 18 goals and eight assists. He finished second in the Colonial Athletic Association rankings with six man-up goals on the year.

Clark turned in an all-conference senior season, starting all 14 games defensively for the Pioneers. He led the team with 51 ground balls and had 18 caused turnovers over the course of the season. His stellar play on a young defensive unit earned him a spot on the All-CAA second team.

Adams rounded out an impressive two-years at Sacred Heart by leading the team in scoring with 27 points and goals scored with 23. Adams led the Pioneers in goals his junior year with 22. After transferring in to SHU for his junior and senior seasons, Adams finished with a two-year total of 45 goals, 13 assists and 58 points. He had six man-up goals and notched a pair of game-winners this season.

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