On a day where Max Tuttle became the fourth player in SHU’s Division I history (since 2000) to reach the 100-career goal milestone, the Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team responded in-kind with an offensive explosion to push past Furman, 18-11, from Radnor High School on Saturday morning. The Pioneers even their record at 1-1 on the season and improve to 3-0 all-time against Furman while the Paladins drop to 0-3 in 2019.
The Sacred Heart put up a great fight in the first contest of the 2019 season, ultimately falling to the defending BIG EAST Champion and No. 18 nationally-ranked Georgetown Hoyas, 13-10, from Cooper Field on Saturday afternoon. Redshirt senior attack Joe Saggese led the way in defeat, matching his career-high with seven points on five goals and two assists.
Coming off a successful seven-win campaign in 2018, the Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse teams opens its 2019 season the defending BIG EAST Champion and No. 18 nationally-ranked Georgetown Hoyas on Saturday at Noon. The first all-time meeting between the two sides shapes up to be a great one as the Pioneers enter looking for their first win over a ranked foe since defeating then-No. 15 Yale back on March 6, 2012.
Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse single-game tickets are on-sale now to the public starting today. Fans can purchase tickets to catch all the Pioneers action at Campus Field where SHU is set to host six home games in the 2019 season.
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team was picked to finish third in the Northeast Conference Preseason Poll, as announced by the league office on Tuesday. The Pioneers are coming off a successful 2018 campaign that saw SHU go 7-8 overall and 3-3 in NEC play, clinching a spot in the NEC Tournament in back-to-back seasons for the first time since the league’s founding in 2010 and fourth time overall. The seven-win season is tied for the third-most wins for the Pioneers since SHU joined the Division I ranks in 2000.
PERRY, NY – Junior midfielder Max Tuttle of Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse has been selected to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Player of the Year Watchlist as announced by the organization Wednesday morning.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse team (6-6, 2-3 NEC) benefitted six scorers including four members of its senior class in a 12-10 Northeast Conference win over Wagner (4-8, 0-4 NEC), Saturday afternoon at Campus Field for Senior Day.
PHILADEPHIA, Pa. – With just under nine minutes remaining, the Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse team (5-6, 1-3 NEC) found the back of the net to bring the game to its eighth and final tie. However, Saint Joseph’s (6-3, 3-0 NEC) generated a 3-1 run to escape the tightly contested Northeast Conference battle, 14-12, Sunday afternoon at Sweeney Field.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Due to inclement weather expected to hit the Philadelphia area this weekend, the Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse game versus Saint Joseph’s originally scheduled for Saturday, April 7 will be pushed to Sunday, April 8. The action is slated to start at 1:30 p.m. on Sweeney Field.
SOMERSET, NJ – Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse redshirt-junior Joe Saggese flooded the Pioneers’ offense during the team’s first league win this season and was named the Northeast Conference Player of the Week as announced by the conference Monday afternoon.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – After trailing by one midway through the fourth quarter, the first deficit for the Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse team, Logan Liljeberg blasted a go-ahead winner with 56 ticks pictured on the clock. His tally provided the 10-9 Northeast Conference win over Mount St. Mary’s (3-7, 0-3 NEC) Saturday afternoon on Campus Field, the first league win for SHU (5-5, 1-2) this season.
FAIRFIELD, Conn, - The Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse team (4-5, 0-2 NEC) edged Bryant by two in the second quarter’s final minutes on the backend of a 3-0 run. However, the Bulldogs (4-5, 2-0 NEC) provided a pair of answers prior to the break all part of an 11-0 surge that ultimately closed out the Northeast Conference game, 16-7, Saturday afternoon at Campus Field.
WASHINGTON DC – Junior midfielder, Max Tuttle, of Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse was selected to the first round of the 2018 Tewaaraton Award watch list as announced by the committee Thursday afternoon.
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. – The Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse team put up an arduous fight against conference opponent No. 17 Robert Morris. A convincing surge by the Colonials (5-2, 1-0 NEC) encompassing two quarters helped the hosts hold off answers by the Pioneers (4-4, 0-1 NEC), 12-8, to escape with the Northeast Conference win Saturday afternoon at Joe Walton Stadium.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse team (4-3) deadlocked scoring late, despite being up most of the way, but a mishap on the defensive end gave way to a Hartford (2-3) tally and the visiting Hawks took the contest, 11-10, Saturday evening at Campus Field.