2016-17 Pioneers Women's Ice Hockey News

May 12, 2017
Department of Athletics Celebrates Career Achievements Of Class of 2017
Ellen Nighbor of the women’s golf team and Justin Danforth of the men’s ice hockey received the top honors of the Pioneer Award

April 25, 2017
Eight Student-Athletes Earn NSCA Strength And Conditioning All-America Honors
The Sacred Heart Department of Athletics had eight student-athletes named National Strength and Conditioning All-American by the National Strength and Conditioning Association for the 2016-17 season.

February 26, 2017
Women's Hockey wins 2-1 in shootout after 4-4 tie in NEHC Semi Final
SHELTON, CT. - Sacred Heart tied with Franklin Pierce in the consolation round of the NEHC Open Tournament. Sacred Heart lead four times in the game with Franklin Pierce responding to each goal to take the game to overtime with just 29 seconds left to play with the extra attacker goal. After overtime went scoreless, Franklin Pierce and Sacred Heart ultimately skated to a 4-4 tie, with Sacred Heart earning the third-place finish via a 2-1 shootout win, with converted penalties from Amie Varano and Teagan Ketchum

February 25, 2017
Surprise Hockey Homecoming for Teagan Ketchum in NEHC Semi Final
Shelton, CT-. Sacred Heart (20-9-1) will take on Franklin Pierce University for 3rd place in the NEHC Tournament Sunday after losing 5-1 to Saint Anselem's. Holy Cross blanked Franklin Pierce 3-0 in the day's first semifinal. Before the action started the day was marked by a special hockey homecoming. Senior Teagan Ketchum was surprised by the homecoming of her brother Trevor who was on return from Navy Tour. Trevor serves as a Petty Officer Second Class in he Navy. They had not seen each other in 14 months.

February 18, 2017
Dominant SHU win 12-1 on Senior Day
SHELTON, Conn. – Sacred Heart defeated Post University 12-1 in women's ice hockey action on Saturday on senior day.

February 17, 2017
Kebalka Hat Trick leads SHU to 9-0 win over Post University
SHELTON, Conn. – Sacred Heart defeated Post University 9-0 in women's ice hockey action on Friday night.

January 28, 2017
Women's Hockey completes weekend sweep with 4-2 win
SHELTON, Conn. – Sacred Heart scored three first-period goals on their way to a 4-2 win over Lebanon Valley in women's ice hockey action on Saturday. The Pioneers improved to 18-8-1, while the Dutchmen slipped to 2-16.

January 27, 2017
Women's Hockey downs Lebanon Valley 4-1
SHELTON, Conn. – Sacred Heart scored two first-period goals en route to a 4-1 win over Lebanon Valley in women's ice hockey action on Friday night. The Pioneers improved to 17-8-1, while the Dutchmen slipped to 2-15.

January 25, 2017
Women's Hockey will honor U.S. Armed Forces Service Members, & Veterans this Weekend
The Sacred Heart Women's Hockey Team will honor the United States Armed Forces Service Members, and Veterans during our Military Appreciation Weekend this upcoming Friday nightJanuary 27, 2017 at 7:30pm, and Saturday January 28, 2017 at 3:00pm, as the Pioneers will host Lebanon Valley College at Sports Center of Connecticut.

January 21, 2017
Pioneers win 6-1 to take the double header
The Sacred Heart Women's Ice Hockey team took a resounding 6-1 victory Saturday evening against a strong Stevenson University team. After a heated battle in the first period Jayne Lewis opended the scoring off the power play, assisted by Olivia Bryant and Amie Varano, for what would be the start of a great night for the Pioneers.

January 20, 2017
SHU wins 3-0 at Stevenson
REISTERSTOWN, Md. - The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team fired three goals past Stevenson University in a 3-0 win on Friday evening.

January 14, 2017
Stueve hat trick leads to 4-1 win vs Salem St.
Boston, MA. – The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team scored four goals past Salem State in a 4-1 win Saturday evening with Katie Stueve netting three goals.

January 13, 2017
SHU wins 3-1 against Saint Michael's
Shelton, CT. – The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team fired three goals past Saint Michael's in a 3-1 win on Friday evening.

January 11, 2017
SHU falls to Morrisville 2-1
Shelton, Conn. – Olivia Bryant scored the Pioneers only goal on Wednesday as the Sacred Heart (12-8-1) women's hockey team fell 2-1 to Morrisville State (14-2-0)

January 10, 2017
SHU unbeaten run ends with late overtime goal from morrisville
Shelton, Conn. – Brittany Smith and Taylor Moreland both scored scored off power plays on Tuesday night as the Sacred Heart women's hockey team fell 3-2 to a late goal in overtime.

January 7, 2017
Sacred Heart Captures Second Straight DoubleTree Ice Hockey Classic
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. - The Division I Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team won both games this weekend at Cairns Arena to claim the 12th annual DoubleTree Ice Hockey Classic, wrapping up its second consecutive title. The Pioneers downed host Saint Michael's College, 3-1, on Saturday after Hamilton College won the day's first contest over Plymouth State University, 4-1

January 6, 2017
Pioneers win 4-3 in overtime battle
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt -- Junior Taylor Moreland (Kenosha, Wis./Milwaukee Jr. Admirals) scored with 35 seconds left in overtime to cap Sacred Heart's late comeback in the opening game of the day. The Pioneers improved to 9-6-1, while Hamilton is 5-3.

January 4, 2017
Pioneers sweep Southern Maine with 5-0 win
GORHAM, Maine -- Junior Taylor Moreland (Kenosha, Wis.) scored a pair of goals and sophomore Sarah Erban (Attleboro, Mass.) stopped 22 shots as the visiting Sacred Heart University Pioneers shut out the University of Southern Maine Huskies, 5-0, in non-conference women?s ice hockey action Wednesday at the USM Ice Arena.

January 3, 2017
4-1 win for the Pioneers over Southern Maine
GORHAM, Maine -- Sacred Heart University Pioneers scored four unanswered goals en route to a 4-1, come-from-behind victory over the University of Southern Maine Huskies in non-conference women’s ice hockey action Tuesday afternoon at the USM Ice Arena.

December 10, 2016
Pioneers Blank Johnson And Wales For Weekend Sweep
Sarah Erban made 10 saves for the Pioneers

December 9, 2016
Pioneers Open Weekend With 6-4 Win Over Johnson & Wales
The Sacred Heart women’s hockey team opened its weekend series with the Johnson & Wales Wildcats with a 6-4 win at the Sports Center of Connecticut Friday night.

December 6, 2016
Women's Ice Hockey wins 4-3 with late goal
SHELTON, Conn. – With a 3-2 third-period lead on Saturday, SHU women's ice hockey team conceeded a goal with just 2:21 to play, only to find the game-winning goal 36 seconds later, with 1:45 remaining. It was senior forward Megan Finley who had the game-winning goal late in the third period, as the Pioneers pulled out a 4-3 win in non-conference play at Sports Center of Connecticut.

December 3, 2016
SHU ties Frankilin Pierce 1-1 in overtime battle
Winchendon, Mass. – Freshman defender Jayne Lewis scored in the second period on Friday night as the Sacred Heart women's hockey team tied to Franklin Pierce 1-1.

November 19, 2016
Women's Ice Hockey fall to Wesleyan 5-3
Middletown, Conn - Sacred Heart women's hockey team lost to Wesleyan 5-3 on Saturday despite goals from Radovich, Ketchum and junior forward Brittany Smith.

November 18, 2016
Powerful Offense fires SHU past Wesleyan
Shelton, CT. – The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team fired five goals past Wesleyan in a 5-1 win on Friday evening.

November 12, 2016
Women's Ice Hockey falls to Saint Anselm 4-1
Manchester, N.H – Junior forward Brittany Smith scored in the second period on Saturday as the Sacred Heart women's hockey (4-5-0) team lost to Saint Anselm 4-1.

November 5, 2016
Women's Ice Hockey completes sweep of Lebanon Valley with 11-1 win
ANNVILLE, PA. – The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team got off to a flying start scoring six times in the first period in an 11-1 win over Lebanon Valley College on Saturday evening.

November 4, 2016
Second and Third period surge leads to 5-0 win at Lebanon Valley
ANNVILLE, PA. – The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team exploded for five goals in the second and third periods of the game in a 5-0 win over Lebanon Valley College on Friday evening.

October 28, 2016
Women's Hockey Falls to Holy Cross 3-1
Shelton, CT – Junior forward Brittany Smith scored in the second period on Friday night as the Sacred Heart women's hockey team lost to Holy Cross 3-1.

October 22, 2016
SHU Women's Hockey setback at Brown
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Sacred Heart women's hockey team lost to the Brown Bears 6-3 at Meehan Auditorium.

October 21, 2016
Women’s Hockey Falls At Brown 6-3
Junior forward Taylor Moreland scored two goals Friday night as the Sacred Heart women’s hockey team lost to the Brown Bears 6-3 at Meehan Auditorium.

September 26, 2016
SHU Women's Ice Hockey participates in The Walk to End Alzheimer's Fairfield County
This past Sunday the Sacred Heart Women’s Ice Hockey team took part in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fairfield County. Last year the Fairfield County Walk was in the Top 30 Walks out of 600 nationwide

September 13, 2016
2016-17 Women's Ice Hockey schedule released
The Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team released its 2016-17 schedule Tuesday, mapping out a 31-game regular season slate that begins Oct. 14 on the road at Rhode Island followed by a match up against Brown Oct. 21