2014-15 Sacred Heart Wrestling News

June 3, 2015
Wrestling Moves Into Semifinals Of 2015 NWCA Best of Brand Competition
SHU to face Lehigh in semifinal round of Pure Entertainment competition

June 2, 2015
SHU Wrestling Advances To Second Round of 2015 NWCA Best of Brand Competition
Pioneers face Buena Vista in second round Tuesday

May 23, 2015
Conan Schuster Named NWCA Academic All-American
Sophomore wrestler Conan Schuster was named an Academic All-American by the National Wrestling Coaches Association on Friday.

May 20, 2015
The Pioneers Way Newsletter - May
The final Pioneers Way Newsletter for the 2014-15 season

May 4, 2015
SHU Wrestling Participates In Walk A Mile In Her Shoes
Sacred Heart Wrestling participated in the “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event in downtown Fairfield on May 2 to benefit the Center for Family Justice and to raise awareness about domestic and sexual violence

March 7, 2015
Conan Schuster Places Sixth At EIWA Championships
Sophomore Conan Schuster finished in sixth-place in the 174-pound class Saturday at the EIWA Championships, hosted by Lehigh.

March 6, 2015
Schuster Reaches Final Eight; Wrestling In 15th Place After Day One at EIWA Championships
Sophomore Conan Schuster won twice in the 174-pound bracket Friday at the EIWA Championships at Stabler Arena on the campus of Lehigh Friday, guaranteeing himself a top-eight finish in the tournament. Three other Pioneers won matches Friday to put Sacred Heart in 15th place after the first day of competition.

February 27, 2015
The Pioneers Way Newsletter - February
Read all about SHU Wrestling in the latest Pioneers Way Newsletter

February 21, 2015
Pioneer Grapplers Win Second Straight Dual, Defeating AIC 50-6
The Sacred Heart wrestling team won its second straight dual Saturday afternoon, using four pins to win at AIC 50-6.

February 8, 2015
SHU Wrestling Takes Down Davidson 32-10
The Sacred Heart wrestling team won its first dual meet of the season Sunday afternoon, earning a 32-10 victory at Davidson.

February 7, 2015
Wrestling Falls At Duke 29-14
The Sacred Heart wrestling team won four matches Saturday night at Duke, but the Blue Devils took bonus points in its six wins to win the dual meet 29-14.

January 31, 2015
Wrestling Blanked By Binghamton 42-0
The Sacred Heart wrestling team hosted its final home dual match of the season at the Pitt Center Saturday night, falling 42-0 to the Binghamton Bearcats.

January 30, 2015
The Pioneers Way Newsletter - January
The latest edition of The Pioneers Way Newsletter has been released

January 28, 2015
SHU Wrestling's Dual Match Vs. Binghamton Rescheduled For Saturday At 7:30 PM
The Sacred Heart wrestling team's dual match with Binghamton has been rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 31 at 7:30 p.m. It was originally scheduled for Friday, Jan. 30.

January 24, 2015
Wrestling Falls At Brown 37-6
Sophomore Kyle Brady earned a pin Saturday night as the Sacred Heart wrestling team lost to the Brown Bears 37-6 at Pizzitola Sports Center.

January 17, 2015
Pioneers Drop Duals To George Mason And #24 Bucknell
The Sacred Heart wrestling team dropped a pair of dual matches on Saturday at Bucknell, dropping a close 23-13 match against George Mason and a 36-6 decision to the host #24 Bison. Conan Schuster and Johnny Vrasidas both went 2-0 on the day.

January 11, 2015
Pioneer Grapplers Fall To Army 30-7
The Sacred Heart wrestling team started strong Sunday against the Army Black Knights at the Pitt Center, but fell 30-7 in the dual meet.

January 9, 2015
Wrestling Falls 30-8 At Princeton
Patrick Skinner and Brendan Goldup each earned major decision victories Friday as the Sacred Heart wrestling team fell 30-8 to Princeton at Dillon Gym.

January 9, 2015
SHU Wrestling 17th In January NWCA/ELSM Best of Brand Rankings
The Sacred Heart wrestling program is 17th in the latest Best of Brand Rankings, released by the National Wrestling Coaches Association and Elite Level Sports Marketing.

January 7, 2015
VMI Rallies To Take Down Pioneers 26-18
Patrick Skinner, Brendan Goldup, and Casey Mitchell each had pins Wednesday night in the Sacred Heart wrestling team’s dual match at VMI Wednesday night at Cocke Hall, but the Keydets won the last five matches of the meet to come from behind and win 26-18.

December 28, 2014
Five SHU Wrestlers Place At Wilkes Open
Casey Mitchell, Conan Schuster, and Patrick Skinner each take third place

December 3, 2014
The Pioneers Way Newsletter - December
The first installment of the The Pioneers Way Newsletter for the 2014-15 Season

November 29, 2014
Pioneers Go 0-3 At Journeyman/Asics Northeast Duals
The Sacred Heart wrestling team went 0-3 Saturday at the Journeyman/Asics Northeast Duals at Hudson Valley Community College. The Pioneers lost to Buffalo 32-12, 32-13 to Hofstra, and 40-3 to Northern Illinois.

November 23, 2014
Wrestling Drops Close Dual With Franklin & Marshall 21-13
The Sacred Heart wrestling team lost a hard-fought 21-13 dual match to the Franklin & Marshall Diplomats at the Pitt Center Sunday night for PioneerPalooza.

November 21, 2014
SHU Wrestling Hosts Franklin & Marshall Sunday For PioneerPalooza
The Sacred Heart wrestling team opens its 2014-15 dual meet season on Sunday, hosting Franklin & Marshall at 5:30 p.m. for PioneerPalooza.

November 16, 2014
Vrasidas, Mitchell, and Brady Lead Pioneers At East Stroudsburg Open
Sophomores Johnny Vrasidas, Casey Mitchell, and Kyle Brady each advanced to at least the round of 16 in their weight classes Sunday for the Sacred Heart wrestling team at the East Stroudsburg Open, hosted by East Stroudsburg University.

November 9, 2014
Sacred Heart Wrestling Opens Season At Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open
The Sacred Heart wrestling team opened its 2014-15 season on Sunday at the Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open hosted by Binghamton.