SHU Announces Spring Schedule for NEC Front Row

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FAIRFIELD, CT (February 18, 2013) - The Sacred Heart Athletic Communications office announced on Monday the upcoming spring schedule of live events slated for broadcast on NEC Front Row in 2013.  This spring will feature both men's and women's lacrosse and for the first time SHU softball.

The entire 22 game spring package will kick-off on Wednesday, February 20th with women's lacrosse hosting the Iona Gaels at 3:00 pm.  As with all live events on NECFrontRow.com, fans can tune in to all game for free.  Fans can follow the live video links on each team's schedule or on the main schedule at SacredHeartPioneers.com to access the action.

The women's lacrosse team will have seven home games on NEC Front Row in 2013.  Out of conference match-ups with the Gaels (2/20), Holy Cross (3/2), UMass (3/16) and St. Mary's (Cal.) (3/24) along with NEC tilts with Wagner (4/5), Saint Francis U (4/19) and Robert Morris (4/21) round out the slate.

The Pioneer men's lacrosse team will have six home games featured on NEC Front Row starting on March 2nd against the Holy Cross Crusaders.  Games against Yale (3/5), Stony Brook (3/16), Vermont (3/23), Quinnipiac (4/13) and Robert Morris (4/20) are on tap in 2013.

For the first time in program history, the SHU softball team will have their home games streamed live on SacredHeartPioneers.com.  The Pioneers will play their first full season in the brand new Pioneer Park and all 12 events will be streamed live at the new facility.

The March 19th match-up with UConn will kick-off the spring slate that also includes non-conference meetings with Iona (3/21 DH), Dartmouth (3/26 DH), Fairfield, (4/9), Boston University (4/21) and Manhattan (4/30 DH).  NEC Front Row will feature conference home games against Wagner (3/29 DH), Monmouth (3/30 DH), LIU Brooklyn (4/7 DH), Quinnipiac (4/14 DH) and Mount St. Mary’s (4/27 DH) as well.

In addition, select away NEC games will be available for free on NECFrontRow.com.  Check back for future dates and links.

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