2012-13 Wrestling News

August 26, 2013
National Champion Derek Moore Hired as Assistant Wrestling Coach
Fairfield, CT (August 26, 2013) – Sacred Heart head wrestling coach Andy Lausier announced the hiring of Derek Moore as his new assistant coach for the 2013-14 season. Coach Lausier is entering his second full season as head coach of the Pioneers.

June 12, 2013
SHU Wrestling Announces 25th Ranked Recruiting Class
Fairfield, CT – The incoming SHU Wrestling Recruiting class has been ranked 25th in the country according to Amateur Wrestling News. The class of 26 wrestlers is the first under second year Head Coach Andy Lausier.

March 1, 2013
SHU Wrestling Releases Latest Newsletter
Fairfield, CT – The Sacred Heart wrestling team has released its latest newsletter for the month of February. This is the fourth edition of the newsletter that debuted this season.

February 23, 2013
SHU Wrestling Dropped by Brown
Providence, RI – The Sacred Heart wrestling team closed out their regular season with a 49-5 loss to the Brown Bears Saturday afternoon.

February 15, 2013
Pioneers Fall At AIC, 45-10
Springfield, MA –The Sacred Heart wrestling team lost to AIC Friday afternoon in Springfield, 45-10.

February 8, 2013
SHU Wrestling Drops Two Over the Weekend
Fairfield, CT - The Sacred Heart wrestling team had a tough weekend, losing to Rider and Princeton. The Pioneers did not register a victory in a 57-0 loss to Rider, and then lost 24-2 on Saturday to Princeton.

January 26, 2013
SHU Wrestling Falls to Drexel
Philadelphia, PA – The Sacred Heart wrestling team lost to the Drexel Dragons over the weekend by a score of 47-9. With the loss, the Pioneers fall to 0-7 on the season.

January 19, 2013
SHU Wrestling Drops Two at Mid Penn Duals
Millersville, PA – The Sacred Heart wrestling team traveled to Millersville, Pennsylvania over the weekend to compete in the Mid-Penn Duals. The Duals consisted of an 8 team bracket with a consolation match if you lost in the first round. The Field of 8 included: Shippensburg, Gloucester County College, Millersville, Gettysburg, York College, F & M and Thaddeus Stevens.

January 2, 2013
Sacred Heart Wrestling Releases First Newsletter of 2013
Fairfield, CT – The Sacred Heart wrestling team has released their first monthly newsletter of 2013 for the month of January. In this month’s newsletter Coach Lausier gives an update on the state Pioneer Wrestling and an inside look on his his first season with Sacred Heart.

December 30, 2012
SHU Wrestling Competes at the Brute Invitational
Lock Haven, PA – The Sacred Heart wrestling team traveled to Lock Haven University over the weekend to compete at the Brute Invitational against 13 other teams. The Pioneers finished in 12th place.

December 9, 2012
SHU Wrestling Falls in EIWA Opener
Fairfield, CT – The Pioneers opened their EIWA slate Sunday afternoon with a 46-6 loss to Franklin and Marshall.

December 3, 2012
Check Out SHU Wrestling's November Newsletter!
Sacred Heart Wrestling has issued their November Newsletter. This month's edition highlights their faculty mentors, David Cameron and Pat Morris. It also includes an exclusive interview with 2012-13 Captains, Joe Evangelista and Sam Shephard. To Check out the November Newsletter Click the Link Below

December 1, 2012
Wrestling Falls to Roger Williams and Davidson
Fairfield, CT - The Sacred Heart Wrestling team opened their 2012-13 home schedule with a couple of losses to the Davidson Wildcats and the Roger Williams Hawks. Sacred Heart fell to Davidson 42-9 and fell to Roger Williams 47-3 as well.

November 1, 2012
SHU Wrestling Dual Meet Rescheduled
Fairfield, CT - The Sacred Heart Department of Athletics has rescheduled the men’s wrestling dual meet that was originally scheduled for this coming Saturday. The Pioneers will now face Franklin Pierce on Sunday, December 9th due to the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

September 7, 2012
SHU Wrestling Set to Host Coaches & Wrestler Clinic
Sacred Heart's new head wrestling coach Andy Lausier has announced that Sacred Heart University will be hosting a Coaches and Wrestlers Clinic on Sunday, Septebmer 23rd. The event will be run in conjuction with USA Wrestling and be held from 10:00 am through 12 noon in the William H. Pitt Center.

July 26, 2012
Inaugural Pioneer Club Golf Marathon Set for August 16th
The Sacred Heart University Pioneer Club will be hosting their inaugural Golf Marathon on Thursday, August 16th at Fairfield Wheeler Golf Course in Bridgeport. Golfers are going to chase, hack, chip and putt thousands of golf balls from dawn to dusk at Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course with the goal of raising money for the Sacred Heart University Wrestling Program.

July 10, 2012
Lausier Selected To Participate in NWCA Leadership Academy
New Sacred Heart Head Wrestling Coach Andy Lausier will be one of 45 collegiate coaches to take part in the Fourth Annual NWCA Coaching Leadership Academy on August 1-2 in Fort Lauderdale, FL

July 2, 2012
Andy Lausier Tabbed Next Head Wrestling Coach at Sacred Heart University
Executive Director of Athletics Don Cook has announced that Andy Lausier will take the reins of Sacred Heart wrestling as the program’s new head coach.