PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team earned its second win in a row as the Pioneers defeated Army West Point, 79-78, in the opening game of the Brown Bears Classic Friday evening.
Sean Hoehn and Aaron Clarke scored 24 points apiece in the win, but it was E.J. Anosike’s four made free-throws in the final 18 seconds of regulation that secured the win for the Pioneers.
BROOKLYN, N.Y. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team advanced to the NEC Tournament Finals for the second time in three years with a sweep over top-seeded LIU Brooklyn in the NEC Tournament Semifinals on Friday afternoon.
Freshman Alix Polk had a game-high 14 kills to lead the Pioneers, who hit .226 for the match as a team. Sarah Ciszek paced the Pioneers with 40 assists and added 10 kills for the double-double.
The Pioneers return to action Saturday, Nov. 7, at 3 p.m., when they take on the winner of the semifinal match between Bryant and Central Connecticut in the NEC Tournament Finals.
The Sacred Heart University Men’s Ice Hockey team fell to Mercyhurst in overtime by a final score of 4-3. The Pioneers were able to score the final goal of regulation off a netter by Vito Bavaro to send the game into overtime. SHU looks to split the two game series tomorrow night as they face-off against the Lakers for a 7:05 p.m. puck-drop.
BROOKLYN, N.Y.. - Sacred Heart women’s volleyball freshman Sarah Ciszek was named the NEC Women’s Volleyball Rookie of the Year and Setter of the Year, as announced Thursday night during the annual awards show. Ciszek was also named to the All-NEC First Team, along with redshirt-junior Liisel Nelis.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - After defeating Western New England in the home-opener 114-72 on Monday, the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team will look to build on its last outing in a three-game weekend at the Brown Bear Classic in Providence, Rhode Island.
For the first time in Sacred Heart Equestrian program history, head coach Tiffany Hajdasz announced six signings of national letter of intent to join the program next year. This is the inaugural season of Equestrian accepting NLI’s.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team bounced back from its season-opening loss at Holy Cross to defeat Western New England, 114-72, at Coach Bike Court in the Pitt Center for the 2018-19 home-opener
The Pioneers had five players score in double-figures with Koreem Ozier leading the way with 26 points, seven rebounds and three assists, while fellow freshman Cameron Parker tallied six points, 14 assists and seven rebounds. E.J. Anosike scored a career-high 18 points in the victory.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Sacred Heart University women's volleyball had numerous players earn NEC weekly awards as freshman Sarah Ciszek was named the Molten/NEC Rookie of the Week and red-shirt junior Liisel Nelis was named the Molten/NEC Co-Player of the Week, as announced by the league Monday afternoon.
It is the second time this season where the Pioneers had multiple players earn NEC honors in the same week and it is also the second time Nelis was named the Player of the Week this season. It was the fifth time Ciszek earned Rookie of the Week honors and the sixth overall award for her this season.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Freshman guard Koreem Ozier was named the Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week on Monday.
This is Ozier's first NEC weekly honor and he is the first freshman to receive the award since Alex Watson earned the honor on Dec. 26, 2017.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - After opening the season with a road loss at Holy Cross, the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team will be partnering with Take Back the Night in its home-opener against Western New England on Coach Bike Court at the Pitt Center on Monday, Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team won its third match in a row, as the Pioneers downed Robert Morris on the road in four sets to close the regular-season Saturday evening.
Liisel Nelis had a game-high 19 kills and added 15 digs for the double-double to lead the Pioneers. Alix Polk narrowly missed a double-double with 10 digs and eight kills to lead the Pioneers (16-9, 9-5 NEC).
The Pioneers return to action Friday, Nov. 16, when they take on top-seeded LIU Brooklyn on the road in the semifinals of the NEC Tournament.
The Sacred Heart University Swimming and Diving team defeated Assumption College by a final score of 162-115. Juniors Lauren Somers and Kim Hylan each had amazing days in the pool as Somers won three events while Hylan claimed two individual events as well as the a relay victory. The team returns to action on Friday, Nov. 30 when the team heads to ECAC Winter Championships.
The Sacred Heart University Equestrian team was named the high point team this morning as the Hunt Seat earned 38 points in the teams home show. Senior Cariann Johnson was named the High Point Rider while sophomore Hailey Tyler was named the Team MVP. Johnson claimed first in the two events she participated in while Tyler placed first in Novice Fences Section B to help the team to another team victory. The team returns to action on Saturday, Nov. 17 when the Hunt Seats travels to face UCONN. Show-time is scheduled for 9:00 a.m.
The Sacred Heart University Men’s Ice Hockey team fell to Army West Point in the final day of the home at home series by a final score of 4-1. The team returns to action on Friday Nov. 16 when the Pioneers will host Mercyhurst at 7:05 p.m. The team acknowledged head coach CJ Marottolo prior to the start of today’s game as he earned his 100th career victory on Friday night as the team defeated Army the night before.
The Sacred Heart University Wrestling team concluded its meets at the Journeyman Classic Tournament this morning. The Pioneers defeated Bloomsburg 24-19 and the Citadel 24-22 while falling to Appalachian State 55-0. The team returns to action on Sunday, Nov. 19 when they head to the Keystone Classic.
The Sacred Heart University Women’s Rugby team fell to Mount Saint Mary’s in the Tier II Championships this afternoon in a tight score of 22-15. This was the first time Women’s Rugby has made the Tier II Championships in program history. The Pioneers conclude the 15’s season with an overall record of 5-4.
The Sacred Heart University Men’s Ice Hockey team kicked off its home at home series against Army West Point with an impressive 4-2 victory. The team concludes the series tomorrow afternoon against the Black Knights at Webster Bank Arena at 2:05 p.m.
LORETTO, Pa. - The Sacred Heart University women's volleyball team won its second match in a row, as the Pioneers swept Saint Francis University Friday evening. Liisel Nelis had a team-high 15 kills and added nine digs to lead the Pioneers, who hit .246 for the match as a team. Sarah Ciszek and Alix Polk both had double-doubles, with Ciszek recording 35 assists and 17 digs and Polk adding 12 kills and 12 digs to lead the Pioneers (15-9, 8-5 NEC).
The Pioneers return to action Saturday, Nov. 10, at 5:00 p.m., when they take on Robert Morris on the road to close the regular-season.
Co-Head Coaches Elizabeth Luckie and Pam London as well as the Sacred Heart University softball team announced its 2019 schedule Friday afternoon. This year's group looks to up last season's 31-25 record and Northeast Conference tournament clip, 1-2. The Pioneers have 55 games on their slate with 17 as NEC clashes and six to be played in front of a SHU crowd.