SHU Wrestling Releases 2016-17 Schedule

SHU Wrestling Releases 2016-17 Schedule

FAIRFIELD, Conn- The Sacred Heart Wrestling Team released its 2016-17 schedule Wednesday, showing the opening Dragon Duals November 5-6th at North Penn H.S. in Pennsylvania. The Pioneers will take on Gardner Webb, Shippensburg, and Lycoming.

-       The Pioneers, coming off a 2-15 dual meet record last season, will open their dual meet schedule home versus Drexel November 11th at 7:00pm.

-       The Pioneers then take the road at the Keystone Classic (11/20). Dual meets versus Davidson (12/3), and Appalachian State (12/3). Wilkes Open (12/22), Midlands (12/29-30) and to close out a dual meet versus Buffalo (1/8).

-       SHU wrestling then has a 4 match home stand where they take on Hofstra (1/13) F&M (1/22) Bloomsburg (1/22) and Binghamton (1/28).

-       Prior to post season competition, SHU wrestling take the road for the month of February where they take on Lock Haven (2/3), Bucknell (2/4), Brown (2/12), VMI (2/17), and George Mason (2/19)

 -       After placing 14th /16 teams in the EIWA last season, The Pioneers head to the EIWA Championships (3/3-4) hosted by Bucknell. The Pioneers look to qualify individuals for the NCAA tournament that will take place at St. Louis Missouri.