2016-17 Sacred Heart Women's Lacrosse News
July 31, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Named A 2017 IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse program has been named a 2017 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad for the 2016-17 academic year.
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
May 5, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Drops NEC Semifinal At Bryant 17-10
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team saw its season end Friday in the 2017 Northeast Conference Women’s Lacrosse Championship semifinals, falling 17-10 to the Bryant Bulldogs at Bryant Turf Complex.
May 4, 2017
Delaney and Pearce Earn All-NEC Honors
Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse seniors Caitlin Delaney and Alyssa Pearce earned All-Northeast Conference honors Thursday night, as the conference revealed the All-Conference and major award winners at the tournament banquet.
May 1, 2017
Caitlin Delaney Earns Pair of NEC Weekly Honors
Senior midfielder Caitlin Delaney earned a pair of Northeast Conference women’s lacrosse weekly honors on Monday, leading Sacred Heart to its second straight NEC Tournament appearance.
April 30, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Earns NEC Tournament Berth With 16-15 Win Over Robert Morris
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team earned its second straight Northeast Conference Tournament berth Sunday with a 16-15 win Sunday over the Robert Morris Colonials at Campus Field on Senior Day. The win, coupled with Mount St. Mary’s loss at Central Connecticut, gave the Pioneers the fourth and final spot in the upcoming NEC Tournament.
April 28, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Wins 15-14 Over Saint Francis U
Cassie Cesario scored the game-winning goal with 1:01 remaining Friday to push the Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team past the Saint Francis U Red Flash 15-14 at Campus Field.
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.
April 23, 2017
SHU Falls At Mount St. Mary’s 12-10
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team rallied from a four-goal deficit in the second half Sunday at Mount St. Mary’s to tie the game at 10-10 with over 7:00 to go, but couldn’t take the lead as the Mountaineers went on to win 12-10.
April 21, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Falls At Wagner 17-5
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team lost 17-5 to the Wagner Seahawks at Hameline Field Friday afternoon.
April 14, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Rolls To 17-3 Win At LIU Brooklyn
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team scored a season-high 17 goals in a 17-3 win over the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds Friday at LIU Field.
April 9, 2017
SHU Falls 11-5 To Bryant Sunday Afternoon
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team closed the first weekend of Northeast Conference play with an 11-5 loss to the Bryant Bulldogs at Campus Field.
April 7, 2017
Pioneers Win NEC Opener Over CCSU 8-7
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team opened Northeast Conference play Friday afternoon with an 8-7 win over the Central Connecticut Blue Devils.
April 1, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Drops Final Non-Conference Game At Yale
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team lost its final non-conference tuneup Saturday 17-5 to the Yale Bulldogs at Reese Stadium.
March 29, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Drops 10-5 Game To Manhattan
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team fell 10-5 to the Manhattan Jaspers Wednesday afternoon at Campus Field.
March 22, 2017
Pioneers Fall At Fairfield 13-4
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team made the short trip to Conway Field at Rafferty Stadium Wednesday, falling to the Fairfield Stags 13-4.
March 18, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Falls To UMass Lowell 10-8
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team lost its third straight game Saturday, a 10-8 decision to the UMass Lowell River Hawks at Campus Field.
March 11, 2017
Delaney Scores 100th Career Goal As SHU Falls To Marist
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team dropped a 15-10 decision to the Marist Red Foxes Saturday afternoon at Campus Field.
March 10, 2017
Saturday’s Lacrosse Doubleheader On As Scheduled
Sacred Heart’s lacrosse doubleheader for Saturday will be played as scheduled with expected cold weather in the forecast.
March 8, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Rallies To Force Overtime, Falls To Iona 14-13
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team rallied from a three-goal halftime deficit against the Iona Gaels Wednesday to force overtime at Campus Field, but it was the Gaels that came out on top 14-13.
March 1, 2017
Pioneers Defeat Quinnipiac 12-8 In Home Opener
A balanced scoring attack led the Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team to a 12-8 win over the Quinnipiac Bobcats Wednesday in the home opener at Campus Field.
February 25, 2017
Pioneers Rally In Second Half For 15-12 Win At La Salle
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team earned its first win of the 2017 season Saturday, rallying in the second half for a 15-12 win over the La Salle Explorers at McCarthy Stadium.
February 18, 2017
Women’s Lacrosse Opens Season With Loss At Brown
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team opened the 2017 season on Saturday with a 19-0 loss to the Brown Bears at Stevenson-Pincence Field.
February 8, 2017
Pioneers Picked Fourth In NEC Women’s Lacrosse Preseason Coaches Poll
The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team was picked to finish fourth in the Northeast Conference on Wednesday, as the conference released its annual preseason coaches poll.
October 19, 2016
2017 Women's Lacrosse Schedule Announced
FAIRFIELD,CONN- The Sacred Heart women’s lacrosse team is excited to announce its 2017 schedule. The Pioneers finished last season 8-8 overall and made the semi-finals for the NEC tournament. Head Coach Laura Cook and the Pioneers look to build on their success from last season.