2019 SHU Women's Volleyball News

  • Women's Volleyball Falls to Stony Brook in Five Sets at Yale Invitational
    September 21, 2019
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team fell to Stony Brook in five sets (19-25, 25-23, 25-20, 19-25, 11-15) to open day two of the Yale Invitational Saturday afternoon. With the loss SHU falls to 4-7, while Stony Brook improves to 4-9 on the season. Gianna Scioletti led the way for SHU with 12 kills, while Sarah Ciszek added 40 assists, 14 digs ands seven kills.The Pioneers return to action Saturday, Sept. 21, when SHU closes the Yale invitational vs. Yale at 7 p.m.
  • Women's Volleyball Falls to Yale in Straight Sets to Close Yale Invitational
    September 21, 2019
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team fell to Yale in five sets (25-27, 13-25, 25-9) to close day two of the Yale Invitational Saturday evening. With the loss SHU falls to 4-8, while Yale improves to 4-5 on the season. Sarah Ciszek led SHU with 18 assists, nine digs and seven kills, while Makayla Dole added seven kills.The Pioneers return to action Friday, Sept. 27, when SHU travels to take on St. Francis Brooklyn at 4 p.m. to open NEC play.
  • Women's Volleyball Falls to Army West Point in Straight Sets
    September 20, 2019
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team fell to Army West Point in straight sets (24-26, 19-25, 10-25) to open day one of the Yale Invitational Friday afternoon. With the loss SHU falls to 4-6, while Army West Point improves to 7-3 on the season. Reghan Palanchi led the way for SHU with eight kills, while Sarah Ciszek added 26 assists, nine digs and four kills.The Pioneers return to action Saturday, Sept. 21, when SHU closes the Yale invitational vs. Stony Brook at 11 a.m. and Yale at 7 p.m.
  • Women's Volleyball's Jasmine Rogers Named NEC Rookie of the Week
    September 16, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Sacred Heart University women's volleyball freshman Jasmine Rogers was named the NEC Rookie of the Week, as announced by the league Monday afternoon.
  • Women's Volleyball Sweeps Northeastern in Day Two of SHU Invitational
    September 14, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn.. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team defeated Northeastern in five sets (25-20, 25-22, 25-22) to open day two of the SHU Invitational Saturday afternoon. With the win SHU improves to 4-4, while Northeastern falls to 4-5. Julia Murawinski led the Pioneers with 11 kills, while Sarah Ciszek added 37 assists, eight kills and six digs. Jasmine Rogers contributed a career-high 10 kills in the win as well. The Pioneers return to action tonight at 6 p.m. vs. Fairfield to close the SHU Invitational.
  • Women's Volleyball Falls to Fairfield in Four Sets to Close SHU Invitational
    September 14, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team fell to in-state rival Fairfield in four sets (25-15, 21-25, 25-27,19-25) to close day two of the SHU Invitational Saturday afternoon. With the loss SHU falls to 4-5, while Fairfield improves to 5-4 on the season. The Pioneers went 2-1 in the SHU Invitational, with Sarah Ciszek and Reghan Palanchi being named to the All-Tournament team for their play throughout the weekend. The Pioneers return to action Friday, Sept. 20, when SHU travels to New Haven to take on Army West Point in the Yale Invitational at 4:30 p.m.
  • Volleyball Sweeps NJIT In Home Opener
    September 13, 2019
    Palanchi leads the way with nine kills
  • Women's Volleyball Splits With Rhode Island and Colgate to Close Harvard Invitational
    September 07, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Sacred Heart women's volleyball team went 1-1 on the final day of the Harvard Invitational, defeating Rhode Island 3-2, then falling to Colgate 3-2. Sarah Ciszek was named to the All-Tournament team.
  • Women's Volleyball Falls to Harvard in Five Sets
    September 06, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE , Mass. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team fell to Harvard in day one of the Harvard Invitational in five sets, (21-25, 25-19, 25-16, 12-25, 13-15), on Friday evening. With the loss SHU falls to 1-3, while Harvard opens the season at 1-0. Sarah Ciszek led the Pioneers with 41 assists, 14 digs and 10 kills. Jillian Kim led added 18 kills, while Liisel Nelis totaled 12 kills and 17 digs. The Pioneers return to action tomorrow for day two of the Harvard Invitational as they take on Rhode Island at 10 a.m. and Colgate at 5 pm.
  • Women's Volleyball Falls to Central Arkansas, Defeats Rider in Georgetown Invitational
    August 31, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Sacred Heart women's volleyball team went 1-1 on the final day of the Georgetown Invitational, falling to Central Arkansas 3-1, then defeating Rider 3-1. Sarah Ciszek and Jillian Kim were both named to the All-Tournament team.
  • Women's Volleyball Falls to Georgetown in Five Sets in Season-Opener
    August 30, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team fell to Georgetown on the road, 3-2, in the 2019 season-opener on Friday evening. With the loss, SHU opens the season at 0-1, while Georgetown improves to 2-0. Jillian Kim led the Pioneers with 23 kills and 18 digs, both career-highs for the sophomore. Liisel Neliis tallied 12 kills and 18 digs, Sarah Ciszek tallied 46 assists and 12 digs and Emma Smallcomb led the way with 25 digs. The Pioneers return to action tomorrow for day two of the Georgetown Invitational as they take on Central Arkansas at 1 p.m. and Rider at 5 pm.
  • Women's Volleyball Tabbed as Preseason NEC Favorites, Season Tickets Available Now
    August 15, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart University women's volleyball was picked to finish first in the Northeast Conference Preseason Coaches Poll, released on Thursday. The Pioneers have also made single-game and season tickets available for purchase. General admission single-game adult tickets are $6.00 and $3.00 for youth/senior. This year, season ticket prices are $50.00 in the mid court section for the best view of the action. The Pioneers will still be offering group rates for all home volleyball games this year. Those interested in season tickets or group tickets for the 2019 volleyball season, please call the box office at 203-396-TIXX (8499).
  • Women's Volleyball Announces 2019 Schedule
    June 19, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team announced its full schedule for upcoming 2019 season on Thursday. The schedule features 29 regular season matches, highlighted by three matchups in the annual Hampton Inn by Hilton Shelton SHU Invitational on September 13 and 14, as well as eight home Northeast Conference matchups.