Women's Basketball News

  • Argentina Trip Game Four Recap: SHU 75, Argentina U18 71
    August 20, 2018
    Pioneers finish Argentina trip with 2-2 record
  • Argentina Trip Game Three Recap: SHU 70, Harrods 50
    August 19, 2018
    Hagood and McCray both score in double figures in victory
  • SHU Women's Basketball Argentina Blog
    August 13, 2018
    SHU women's basketball arrived in Argentina on Sunday, August 12
  • Argentina Trip Game Two Recap: Argentina National Team 72, SHU 48
    August 16, 2018
    Storck leads the Pioneers with 11 points
  • Women’s Basketball Unveils Northeast Conference Slate
    August 15, 2018
    With just under three months to go before the start of the regular season, the Sacred Heart women’s basketball team has unveiled its 2018-19 Northeast Conference schedule, following an announcement by the NEC on Wednesday
  • Argentina Trip Game One Recap: Argentina National Team 70, SHU 58
    August 14, 2018
    Pioneers were within five of the 15th ranked team in the world in the fourth quarter
  • Women’s Basketball Set to Embark on 10-Day Trip to Argentina
    August 11, 2018
    The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team will be headed abroad for the trip of a lifetime on Saturday, marking the beginning of the team’s second-ever international tour
  • Women's Basketball Releases 2018-19 Non-Conference Schedule
    July 12, 2018
    Sacred Heart released its 2018-19 women's basketball non-conference on Thursday, which features four home games that the Pioneers will host at the Pitt Center.
  • Mannetti Attends WBCA’s XCEL Head Coach Workshop
    April 19, 2018
    ATLANTA, Ga. – Sacred Heart University head women’s basketball coach Jessica Mannetti was selected to participate in the XCEL Head Coach Workshop held by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association presented by FastModel Sports on Thursday, March 29, at the 2018 WBCA Convention in Columbus, Ohio.
  • SFU Tops SHU in NEC Semis for Pioneers’ Season Finale
    March 08, 2018
    LORETTO, Pa. – The no. 4 Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (14-17) was overpowered by top-seeded Saint Francis U (23-9), 78-47, in the Northeast Conference’s semifinal Thursday evening at DeGol Arena.
  • No. 4 Pioneers Meet Top-Seeded Saint Francis U In Today's NEC Semis
    March 08, 2018
    LORETTO, Pa. – No. 4 Sacred Heart University women’s basketball (14-16, 9-9 NEC) put no. 5 Bryant away in Wednesday’s semifinal, and will advance to an NEC semifinal round also featuring no. 1 Saint Francis U (22-9, 16-2 NEC) at DeGol Arena Thursday evening.
  • SHU's Balanced Attack Knocks Off Bryant in NEC Quarterfinals; Competes in Semis Tomorrow
    March 07, 2018
    LORETTO, Pa. – The no. 4 Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (14-16, 9-9 NEC) avenged not only a pair of regular season setbacks but a 2016-17 semifinals loss to no. 5 Bryant (9-21, 8-10 NEC) as the Pioneers took down the Bulldogs, 80-63, Wednesday evening at DeGol Arena in the NEC Quarterfinal. Five Pioneers reached double-figures landing four in the double-digit scoring column.
  • Leatherwood and Hagood Land on 2017-18 NEC All-Conference Teams
    March 07, 2018
    SOMERSET, NJ – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball backcourt tandem of redshirt-junior guard Candice Leatherwood and freshman guard Adrianne Hagood rang in honors following the release of the 2017-18 Northeast Conference All-Conference Awards, announced by the league Monday morning. Leatherwood was named to Third-Team while Hagood was selected to the All-Rookie Team.
  • No. 4 SHU Draws No. 5 Bryant In NEC Quarterfinals Slated for Wednesday
    March 06, 2018
    LORETTO, Pa. – The no. 4 Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (13-16, 9-9 NEC) will step into a Northeast Conference Quarterfinals clash with no. 5 Bryant (9-20, 8-10 NEC) slated for Wednesday, March 7 at 8:00 p.m. held at host no. 1 Saint Francis U’s DeGol Arena.
  • Pioneers Take Down FDU on Senior Day, 61-48; Clinch Fourth Seed
    March 04, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (13-16, 9-9 NEC) avenged its earlier season loss to Fairleigh Dickinson (15-14, 7-11 NEC) knocking off the Knights, 61-43, Saturday afternoon at the Pitt Center on Senior Day. The victory solidifies the Pioneers as the fourth seed for the 2018 Northeast Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament.
  • Pioneers Go Head-To-Head with Fairleigh Dickinson Sunday on Senior Day
    March 03, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (12-16, 8-9) hosts Fairleigh Dickinson (15-13, 7-10) Sunday, March 4 at the Pitt Center. Prior to tip-off, senior Tykera Carter will be honored. Senior Day shirts will be distributed to fans.
  • Storck Dubbed NEC Player of the Week for a Second Time
    February 28, 2018
    SOMERSET, NJ – Junior guard Erin Storck reignited her scoring finesse in a crucial 2-0 week for Sacred Heart University women’s basketball and was named the Northeast Conference Player of the Week as announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon.
  • SHU Beats LIU Brooklyn, 63-43; Pioneers Clinch Tourney Berth
    February 26, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (12-16, 8-9 NEC) beat visiting LIU Brooklyn (10-17, 6-10 NEC), 63-43, Monday evening at the Pitt Center. The win clinches a tourney berth for the Pioneers.
  • SHU Plays LIU Brooklyn Monday at the Pitt
    February 25, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball (11-16, 7-9) team hosts LIU Brooklyn (10-16, 6-9 NEC) Monday, February 26 at the Pitt Center at 6:00 p.m.
  • SHU Tops St. Francis Brooklyn, 66-60
    February 24, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (11-16, 7-9 NEC) beat St. Francis Brooklyn (11-15, 7-8 NEC), 66-60, Saturday afternoon at the Pitt Center.
  • Women’s Basketball Invites St. Francis Brooklyn to the Pitt Saturday
    February 23, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball (10-16, 6-9) team hosts St. Francis Brooklyn (11-14, 7-7 NEC) Saturday, February 24 at the Pitt Center at 1:00 p.m.
  • Murphy Nets Career-High Again; Pioneers Unable to Break Through at RMU
    February 19, 2018
    MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team emitted 19 unanswered points after succumbing to a first-quarter cold-front lasting almost eight minutes to makes things interesting prior to the fourth-quarter. However, top-seeded Robert Morris (19-6, 12-2 NEC) managed to pin a double-digit deficit back to SHU (10-16, 6-9 NEC) in the final window upon settling a 60-49 final, Monday evening at the North Athletic Complex.
  • Women’s Hoops Battles NEC Top Contender RMU On ESPN3 Monday
    February 18, 2018
    MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (10-15, 6-8 NEC) aims to upset another Northeast Conference threat ahead of the pack, Monday, February 18 in Robert Morris (18-6, 11-2 NEC). The Colonials play host at the North Athletic Complex and will tip-off with the Pioneers on ESPN3 at 7:00 p.m.
  • SHU Shocks League’s Leader SFU, 69-68; Mannetti Earns 75th Career Victory
    February 17, 2018
    LORETTO, Pa. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball gutted out a crucial win in dramatic fashion knocking off the Northeast Conference’s leader, Saint Francis U (16-9, 11-2 NEC), 69-68, Saturday afternoon inside DeGol Arena. The win marks the 75th career victory for Head Coach Jessica Mannetti and tabs the longest win streak for the Pioneers (10-15, 6-8 NEC) this season.
  • SHU Embarks on Final Two-Game Swing Through the Keystone State; SFU on Saturday
    February 16, 2018
    LORETTO, Pa. - The Sacred Heart University women's basketball team (9-15, 5-8 NEC) embarks on its final road stand of the regular season in western Pennsylvania beginning Saturday, February 17. Saint Francis U (16-8, 11-1 NEC) first welcomes the Pioneers inside DeGol Arena for a 4:00 p.m. tip.
  • Leatherwood Tabbed MBWA Honorable Mention
    February 13, 2018
    NEW YORK, NY – Redshirt-junior guard Candice Leatherwood has been named Honorable Mention for the week by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association in women’s division I as announced by the committee Tuesday morning.
  • Pioneers’ Three-Point Shooting Overtakes Mount St. Mary’s, 56-44
    February 12, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (9-15, 5-8 NEC) shot its best clip from downtown in 13 games. This included four daggers in the fourth quarter to equip the hosts with just enough ammunition to push past Mount St. Mary’s (8-16, 5-8 NEC) 56-44, Monday evening inside the Pitt Center.
  • Pack the Pitt White for Monday’s ESPN3 Action Between Women’s Hoops and The Mount
    February 11, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (8-15, 4-8 NEC) will welcome Mount St. Mary’s (8-15, 5-7 NEC) Monday evening, February 12 for a Pack the Pitt White event inside the Pitt Center to be aired on ESPN3.
  • SHU Controls Wagner from Start to Finish to Pick Up 61-49 Victory
    February 10, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University women’s basketball team (8-15, 4-8 NEC) put up its strongest defensive effort through the game’s first 20 minutes before coasting to a 61-49 victory over Wagner (5-18, 3-9 NEC), Saturday afternoon on the Pitt Center hardwood.
  • SHU Battles Wagner At the Pitt Center Saturday
    February 09, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team (7-15, 3-8 NEC) looks to stop its drought and earn a win over Wagner (5-17, 3-8 NEC), Saturday, February 10 at 1:00 p.m. inside the Pitt Center.
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