2015-16 Sacred Heart Women's Golf News

July 7, 2016
Three SHU Women’s Golfers Named WGCA All-American Scholars
Ellen Nighbor, Abigail Hood, and Alejandra Perez of the Sacred Heart women’s golf team were named All-American Scholars by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) this week.

June 2, 2016
SHU Captures NEC Brenda Weare Commissioner's Cup For Sixth Time
HU also captured its ninth Joan Martin Commissioner’s Cup for excellence in women’s sports

May 13, 2016
Pioneers Celebrate Class Of 2016
Sean Ferguson of the cross country/track & field team and Katie DeRienzo of the women’s tennis team received the top honors of the Pioneer Award and are the Pioneers’ nominees for the Northeast Conference Student-Athlete of the Year award.

May 10, 2016
McGreevy, Nighbor, and Sedlar Earn NEC Postseason Honors
Sacred Heart Women’s Golf Head Coach Matt McGreevy, along with junior Ellen Nighbor and freshman Chelsea Sedlar, earned postseason honors from the Northeast Conference on Tuesday.

April 24, 2016
Chelsea Sedlar Wins Individual Title, Pioneers Finish Second At NEC Women’s Golf Championship
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team played its best round of the Northeast Conference Women’s Golf Championship at LPGA International Sunday, but the Pioneers finished one stroke behind Fairleigh Dickinson for the team championship.

April 23, 2016
Women’s Golf In Second Place After Second Round Of NEC Championship
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team finished the second round of the NEC Women’s Golf Championship Saturday where it started, two strokes behind Fairleigh Dickinson for first place.

April 22, 2016
Sedlar and Gutierrez Named NEC Golfers Of The Week
Sacred Heart freshmen golfers Chelsea Sedlar and Hector Gutierrez were named the Northeast Conference Women’s and Men’s Golfers of the Week, respectively, on Friday.

April 22, 2016
Nighbor Leads After First Round Of NEC Women’s Golf Championship; Pioneers Second
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team is in second place after the first round of the Northeast Conference Women’s Golf Championship, held Friday at LPGA International.

April 17, 2016
Women’s Golf Rolls To Win At SHU Spring Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team led the SHU Spring Invitational wire-to-wire this weekend, winning the team title Sunday at Great River Golf Club.

April 16, 2016
Pioneers Lead After First Round Of SHU Spring Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team leads Wagner by eight strokes after the first round of the SHU Spring Invitational Saturday at Great River Golf Club.

April 10, 2016
Sedlar Shares First Place At Hartford Women’s Invitational; Pioneers Take Second
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team finished in second, just two strokes behind Quinnipiac, at the Hartford Women’s Invitational Sunday at Tumble Brook Country Club. Chelsea Sedlar tied for 1st at nine-over par after she improved on her first round score of 78 by three strokes.

April 9, 2016
Nighbor Tied For First After First Round Of Hartford Women’s Invitational; Pioneers Third
The Sacred Heart University women’s golf team finished the first round of the Hartford Women’s Invitational at Tumble Brook Country Club in third place with a team score of +31.

March 29, 2016
Women's Golf Moves Up Two Spots In Final Round Of Kingsmill Intercollegiate
Chelsea Sedlar paced the Pioneers effort with a 21st place finish

March 28, 2016
Pioneers 18th After Two Rounds At Kingsmill Intercollegiate
he Sacred Heart women’s golf team finished the first 36 holes of the Kingsmill Intercollegiate at Kingsmill Resort in 18th place.

March 15, 2016
Nighbor Takes Medalist Honors As SHU Takes Fourth Place At Lady EagleCat Invitational
Ellen Nighbor took home medalist honors Tuesday after she beat out Winthrop’s Ashley Sloup on the second playoff hole of the Lady EagleCat Invitational at LPGA International.

March 14, 2016
Women's Golf In Sixth After Opening Round of Lady EagleCat Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team finished the first round of the Lady EagleCat Invitational at the LPGA International Hills Course on Monday in sixth place after a team total score of 325, +33 over par.

March 8, 2016
Women’s Golf Takes Fourth Place At Lonnie Barton Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team moved up a spot on the leaderboard to finish the Lonnie Barton Invitational in 4th place Tuesday. The Pioneers improved their team score by 19 strokes to finish the second round at +36, and end the tournament at +91 overall.

March 7, 2016
Women’s Golf In Fifth Place After First Round Of Lonnie Barton Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team is in fifth place after Monday’s first round of the Lonnie Barton Invitational at LPGA International.

February 16, 2016
Women’s Golf Fourth, Men’s Golf Eighth in NEC Preseason Coaches Polls
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team was picked to finish fourth in the Northeast Conference Preseason Coaches Poll, released on Tuesday. The Sacred Heart men’s golf team was picked eighth.

December 17, 2015
SHU Top 15 of ’15: #15 – A Pair of Firsts For Women’s Golf
From today until Jan. 1, SacredHeartPioneers.com is counting down the top 15 moments from 2015 for SHU Athletics. The number 15 moment is a pair of program-firsts for the women’s golf team.

November 6, 2015
Ellen Nighbor Named ECAC Division I Golfer of the Month For October
Junior Ellen Nighbor was named the ECAC Division I Women's Golfer of the Month for October on Thursday, matching her honor from the NEC.

October 29, 2015
Ellen Nighbor Named NEC Women’s Golfer Of The Month
Junior Ellen Nighbor was named the Northeast Conference Women’s Golfer of the Month for October on Thursday.

October 27, 2015
Women’s Golf Ties For Third At St. John’s Intercollegiate; Nighbor Finishes Second
Junior Ellen Nighbor post fourth consecutive top-five finish to cap fall season

October 26, 2015
Pioneers Fifth After First Round Of St. John's Intercollegiate
Through the first round of the St. John’s Intercollegiate at Saint Andrew’s Golf Club, the Sacred Heart women’s golf team sits in fifth place with a total score of 51 over par.

October 22, 2015
A Moment To Remember: Chelsea Sedlar's Hole-In-One
Freshman posts ace at Quinnipiac Classic

October 13, 2015
Sacred Heart Takes Second Place At Quinnipiac Classic
Ellen Nighbor and Abigail Hood both finished in the top-5 at the Quinnipiac Classic at New Haven Country Club Tuesday, leading the Sacred Heart women’s golf team to a second-place finish.

October 12, 2015
Women’s Golf Leads After First Day At Quinnipiac Classic
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team rode a strong second round to put itself in first place after the first day of competition at the Quinnipiac Classic at New Haven Country Club Monday.

September 27, 2015
Ellen Nighbor Posts First Under-Par Round In SHU Women’s Golf History At Dartmouth Women’s Invitational
Junior Ellen Nighbor carded the first under-par round in Sacred Heart women’s golf history Sunday at the Dartmouth Women’s Invitational at Hanover Country Club.

September 20, 2015
Women’s Golf Takes Ninth Place At Navy Women’s Invitational; Nighbor Ties For Third
Ellen Nighbor tied for third place at the Navy Women’s Invitational, which wrapped up Sunday at Naval Academy Golf Course. The junior fired a final round 76 on the par-72 course to finish at +11.

September 19, 2015
Nighbor Tied For Fourth After First Day Of Navy Women’s Invitational
Junior Ellen Nighbor finished the first day of the Navy Women’s Invitational at Naval Academy Golf Course at +9 after 36 holes, putting herself in a tie for fourth place heading into Sunday’s final round.

September 14, 2015
Pioneers Place 12th At Tignanelli Towson Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s golf team wrapped up its first tournament of the fall with a 12th-place finish at the Tignanelli Towson Invitational Monday at Eagles Nest Country Club.

September 13, 2015
Women’s Golf In 15th Place After Opening Round of Tignanelli Towson Invitational
Hood tied for 10th after first round