2017 Pioneer Women's Volleyball News

October 16, 2017
Dole, Scioletti Earn NEC Volleyball Weekly Awards
SOMERSET, NJ – On Monday afternoon, the Northeast Conference announced its volleyball weekly awards with Sacred Heart redshirt-junior Makayla Dole and sophomore Gianna Scioletti earning recognition. Dole was honored as the Co-Player of the Week while Scioletti was tabbed the Defensive Player of the Week.

October 14, 2017
Sacred Heart Rounds Out Back-To-Back with Sweep of St. Francis Brooklyn
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – On the backend of a back-to-back, the Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team swept Northeast Conference member, St. Francis Brooklyn, 3-0, in front of a home crowd at the Pitt Center, Saturday evening. After dropping four conference matchups, the victors are now riding a two-game win streak for a near even league clip to conclude its first trip around the NEC.

October 13, 2017
Pioneers Sever Skid with 3-1 Victory Over LIU Brooklyn
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – After notching a first set victory, the Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team went on to alternate the next two before tacking on a fourth set win for the 3-1 final over Northeast Conference opponent, LIU Brooklyn, Friday night at the Pitt Center. The win ends a four-match drought for the host.

October 7, 2017
Pioneers Fall In Five Sets To Bryant At Pitt Center
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team led the Bryant Bulldogs two sets to none Saturday night, but could not hold off the first-place visitors. Bryant rallied back to win the match 3-2 (19-25, 17-25, 32-30, 25-18, 17-15).

October 6, 2017
Women’s Volleyball Drops Five-Set Thriller To CCSU
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team rallied from two sets down to force a fifth set Friday night at the Pitt Center against the Central Connecticut Blue Devils. However, CCSU hit .312 in the final set to take it 15-12 and the match 3-2 (25-18, 25-21, 22-25, 25-27, 15-12). 

September 30, 2017
Women’s Volleyball Swept At Saint Francis U
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team lost its second straight match of the weekend Saturday, falling 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-22) at Saint Francis U.

September 29, 2017
Pioneers Open Western Pennsylvania Trip With 3-0 Loss At Robert Morris
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team moved to 1-1 in Northeast Conference play with a 3-0 (27-25, 26-24, 25-15) loss at Robert Morris Friday night.

September 22, 2017
Pioneers Open NEC Play With Win Over FDU
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team opened Northeast Conference action with a 3-1 (21-25, 25-23, 25-21, 25-14) victory over the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights on Friday night. 

September 16, 2017
Pioneers Earn Two Wins In Final Day Of Hampton Inn Shelton Invitational
Nelis and Pope earn All-Tournament Team honors

September 15, 2017
Volleyball Falls 3-1 To Lehigh In Hampton Inn Shelton Invitational Opener
Dole records double-double for the Pioneers

September 9, 2017
Volleyball Drops Pair Of Five Setters On Final Day Of Dartmouth Invitational
Robinson hands out 98 assists in two Saturday matches.

September 8, 2017
Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Iona To Open Dartmouth Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team opened play at the Dartmouth Invitational Friday afternoon with a 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-12) win over the Iona Gaels at Leede Arena. 

September 6, 2017
Pioneers Win Home Opener 3-1 Over Fairfield
Led by a game-high 37 assists and 19 digs from Kiki Robinson, the Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team won its home opener over the Fairfield Stags 3-1 (25-22, 17-25, 25-16, 25-21) at the Pitt Center.

September 2, 2017
Women’s Volleyball Splits Matches On Day Two At Harvard
Pios split with Harvard and Stony Brook; Nelis named to All-Tournament Team

September 1, 2017
Pioneers Drop Five-Set Match To American At Harvard Invitational
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team played its third five-set match of the season Friday afternoon, falling 3-2 (15-25, 25-23, 26-24, 15-25, 13-15) to the American Eagles on the first day of the Harvard Invitational.

August 26, 2017
Women’s Volleyball Earns First Win of 2017 In Five Sets Over Gardner-Webb
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team earned its first win of 2017 with a five-set win (26-24, 25-20, 24-26, 17-25, 16-14) over the Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs at the JMU Classic. 

August 25, 2017
Pioneers Open Season With Two Close Losses At JMU Classic
The Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team opened its 2017 season Friday with two close losses at the JMU Classic, hosted by James Madison. The Pioneers opened the day with a five-set loss to the Rider Broncs (21-25, 25-21, 25-9, 21-25, 10-15), followed by a four-set loss to the host Dukes (24-26, 19-25, 25-19, 16-25).

August 16, 2017
Roleder Promoted To Associate Head Coach
Sixth-year coach is program's recruiting coordinator and in charge of the offense

August 16, 2017
SHU Women’s Volleyball Picked Second In NEC Preseason Coaches Poll
The defending Northeast Conference regular-season champion Sacred Heart women’s volleyball team was picked to finish second in the NEC Preseason Coaches Poll, released on Wednesday.

June 28, 2017
2017 Volleyball Schedule Announced
Sacred Heart University volleyball team announced its 2017 slate this morning