2013 Men's Soccer News

  • Ronaldo Vieira Signs With NASL’s Fort Lauderdale Strikers
    April 25, 2014
    Former Sacred Heart men’s soccer player Ronaldo Vieira has signed a contract with the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the North American Soccer League.
  • Seniors Shine In 2-0 Win On Senior Day Over Fairleigh Dickinson
    November 10, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team got goals from seniors Marcelo Simoes (Ouro Fino, Brazil) and Joey Lyons (Hauppauge, N.Y.) to earn a 2-0 win on Senior Day over the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights at Campus Field Sunday.
  • Mahmoud Kafel Scores Seventh Goal Of Season In Pioneers' 2-1 Loss At Columbia
    November 06, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team was tied at Columbia 1-1 at halftime Wednesday night, but the Lions held the Pioneers to one shot in the second half and came away with a 2-1 win.
  • Simoes’ Game-Winner Puts Sacred Heart Over LIU Brooklyn 1-0
    November 03, 2013
    Senior Marcelo Simoes’ (Ouro Fino, Brazil) goal at the hour mark Sunday was all the Sacred Heart men’s soccer needed to beat LIU Brooklyn 1-0 at Campus Field. The win snaps the Pioneers’ seven-game losing streak and is their first win in NEC play.
  • Sacred Heart’s Comeback Comes Up Short at Saint Francis U
    October 27, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team got within a goal late in the first half Sunday against Saint Francis U at Degol Field, but the Red Flash held the Pioneers to two shots in the second half and hung on for the 2-1 win. Sophomore Mahmoud Kafel (Fairfield, Conn.) scored his sixth goal of the season in the game.
  • Men’s Soccer Shut Out at Robert Morris 5-0
    October 25, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team remains without a point in Northeast Conference play after a 5-0 loss to the Robert Morris Colonials at the North Athletic Complex Friday afternoon.
  • Pioneers Fall 1-0 At Bryant
    October 20, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team lost its fifth consecutive game on Sunday, falling 1-0 to the Bryant Bulldogs at Bulldog Soccer Field.
  • Sacred Heart Drops 4-3 Overtime Thriller To Central Connecticut
    October 13, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team led 3-1 at halftime on Sunday against the Central Connecticut Blue Devils at halftime, but the visitors scored three unanswered goals to win 4-3 in overtime. Sophomore Mahmoud Kafel (Fairfield, Conn.) had two goals and an assist for the Pioneers.
  • Men’s Soccer Drops NEC Opener At St. Francis Brooklyn 1-0
    October 11, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team lost its Northeast Conference opener on Friday night 1-0 to the St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers at Brooklyn Bridge Park.
  • SHU Shut Out For Second Straight Match, Fall 2-0 To Rhode Island
    October 05, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team found itself on the wrong end of a 2-0 scoreline for the second consecutive match Saturday night, this time to the Rhode Island Rams at Campus Field.
  • Men’s Soccer Blanked By UMass Lowell 2-0
    September 28, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team outshot the UMass Lowell River Hawks 16-13 on Saturday at Campus Field, but could not get on the scoreboard in a 2-0 loss.
  • Men’s Soccer Hangs On For 2-1 Win At Marist
    September 21, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team scored twice in the first 10 minutes Saturday night at Marist, then hung on for a 2-1 win over the Red Foxes at Tenney Stadium at Leonidoff Field. The win snaps a three-match losing streak for the Pioneers.
  • Pioneers Allow Late Goal, Fall At Holy Cross 2-1
    September 18, 2013
    WORCESTER, Mass. – The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team drew even with Holy Cross with 10 minutes to play Wednesday night, but the host Crusaders won the game with a goal in the 87th minute to win the game 2-1 at Smith Soccer Stadium.
  • Pioneers Downed by Yale 4-1
    September 10, 2013
    Three second-half goals by Yale did in the Sacred Heart men’s soccer team on Tuesday afternoon, as the Bulldogs defeated the Pioneers 4-1 at Campus Field.
  • Sacred Heart Blanked By Penn 5-0
    September 08, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team had its current winning streak snapped on Sunday, losing 5-0 to the Penn Quakers at Penn Park in Philadelphia.
  • Men’s Soccer Wins Second Straight Match, Defeats Drexel 2-1
    September 06, 2013
    Goals by Aaron Burrell (Tampa, Fla.) and Jamal Vinson (Teaneck, N.J.) led the Sacred Heart men’s soccer team to its second consecutive win Friday afternoon, as the Pioneers defeated the Drexel Dragons 2-1 at Vidas Field.
  • Vieira’s Game-Winner Vaults Pioneers Past NJIT 2-1
    September 03, 2013
    Ronaldo Vieira’s (Farmington, Mass.) goal in the 72nd minute Tuesday night earned the Sacred Heart men’s soccer team a 2-1 win over the NJIT Highlanders at Campus Field. The victory is the Pioneers’ first of the 2013 season.
  • SHU Men’s Soccer Drops Home Opener to Siena 4-1
    September 01, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team drew even with the Siena Saints 10 minutes into Sunday’s home opener at Campus Field, but the Saints proved to be too much as Siena won the match 4-1.
  • Men’s Soccer Drops Season Opener at Stony Brook 2-0
    August 30, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team opened the 2013 season on Friday night, falling 2-0 to the Stony Brook Seawolves at LaValle Stadium.
  • 2013 Men's Soccer Preview
    August 28, 2013
    Sacred Heart opens the 2013 season on Friday, August 31 at Stony Brook
  • Men’s Soccer Picked To Finish Fourth In NEC Preseason Poll
    August 14, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men’s soccer team has been picked to finish fourth in the Northeast Conference in the 2013 season, as the league released its preseason coaches’ poll on Wednesday.
  • SHU Men’s Soccer Announces 2013 Schedule
    May 22, 2013
    Eight home matches highlight the 2013 Sacred Heart men’s soccer schedule, released on Wednesday. The Pioneers open their home slate on Sunday, Sept. 1 with a 2 p.m. match against Siena at Campus Field.