CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Sacred Heart women's fencing team opened Northeast Fencing Conference competition Saturday at MIT, going 5-1.
Three of the Pioneers' six matches were decided by one bout. SHU came out on the right end of 14-13 scores against the host MIT and Brandeis, but fell to Boston College 14-13. The Pioneers also posted a 16-11 win over Brown, 23-4 over New Hampshire, and 19-8 over Wellesley.
Sacred Heart hosts the Tradition Tournament on Sunday, Dec. 4 at the Pitt Center.