2014 Men's Lacrosse News

September 4, 2014
SHU Men’s Lacrosse Announces Coaching Staff Changes For 2015 Season
Sacred Heart Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach Jon Basti announced two changes to his coaching staff for the upcoming season. Mark Miyashita has been promoted to Head Assistant Coach/Offensive Coordinator and John Carroll has been added as a volunteer assistant.

June 5, 2014
Tom Compitello Joins Coaching Staff of Polish National Team For 2014 FIL Men’s World Championship
Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse assistant coach Tom Compitello will be part of the coaching staff for the Polish National Team at the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Men’s World Championship July 10-19 in Commerce City, Colo.

May 1, 2014
Sacred Heart Falls To #20 Bryant 12-8 In NEC Tournament Semifinals
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse could not overcome an early 4-0 run by #20 Bryant on Thursday night, falling 12-8 to the Bulldogs in the NEC Tournament semifinals at Sweeney Field on the campus of Saint Joseph’s.

April 30, 2014
Pioneers To Take On #20 Bryant in NEC Tournament Semifinals Thursday Night
The Sacred Heart (6-8) men's lacrosse team will take on #20 Bryant (12-4) in the NEC Tournament semifinals Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. at Sweeney Field in Philadelphia. The Pioneers look to avenge a 14-5 loss to the Bulldogs earlier this season.

April 30, 2014
Five Pioneers Named To Men’s Lacrosse All-NEC Teams Wednesday Night
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team had five men’s lacrosse student-athletes named All-Northeast Conference on Wednesday, as announced by the league. The Pioneers had three student-athletes – Andrew Newbold (Loveland, Ohio), Alex Miller (Ridgewood, N.J..), and Cody Marquis (Londonderry, N.H.) – named First Team All-NEC, a team high since NEC Lacrosse began in 2010.

April 26, 2014
Seniors Shine In 14-10 Win Over Mount St. Mary’s on Senior Day
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team closed out the 2014 regular season Saturday with a 14-10 win over Mount St. Mary’s at Campus Field on Senior Day. The win ensured a third-place finish in the Northeast Conference for the Pioneers and a semifinal matchup against Bryant on May 1.

April 25, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Hosts Mount St. Mary's Saturday For Senior Day
The Sacred Heart (5-8, 3-2 NEC) men's lacrosse team closes out the regular season Saturday with a 1 p.m. showdown with Mount St. Mary's (1-14, 1-4 NEC) for Senior Day.

April 19, 2014
Pioneers’ Three-Game Winning Streak Snapped At Saint Joseph’s
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team had its three-game winning streak snapped on Saturday, falling to the first-place Saint Joseph’s Hawks 21-9 at Sweeney Field.

April 15, 2014
Mike Mawdsley’s Seven Goals Power Sacred Heart Past Wagner 16-8
Behind a career-high seven goals by senior attack Mike Mawdsley (Innisfil, Ont.), the Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team defeated the Wagner Seahawks 16-8 Tuesday night at Campus Field. The win is the Pioneers’ third in a row.

April 8, 2014
Pioneers Score Last Nine Goals To Win At Holy Cross 12-11 In Overtime
Trailing 11-3 heading into the fourth quarter Tuesday night, the Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team outscored the Holy Cross Crusaders 8-0 in the final period to force overtime at Holy Cross Field. Senior Mike Mawdsley (Innisfil, Ont.) scored the game-winning goal with 2:02 to play in overtime, leading the Pioneers to a 12-11 win.

April 5, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Hangs On To Win At Hobart 10-9
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team used a 7-1 run to take a 10-6 lead in the third quarter over the Hobart Statesmen Saturday at Boswell Field, but had to hold on for a 10-9 win in the first-ever meeting between the two schools on the lacrosse field.

April 2, 2014
Pioneers Held To Five Goals In 14-5 Loss To #11 Bryant
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team was held to a season-low five goals Wednesday night in a 14-5 loss to the #11 Bryant Bulldogs at Campus Field.

March 29, 2014
Pioneers Win NEC Opener at Robert Morris 9-7
Led by two goals apiece from Cody Marquis (Londonderry, N.H.) and Brian Masi (Smithtown, N.Y.), the Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team won its Northeast Conference opener at Robert Morris 9-7 at Joe Walton Stadium Saturday afternoon.

March 26, 2014
Men's Lacrosse To Host Overnight/Extended Day Camp July 14-17
Sacred Heart Men’s Lacrosse Head Coach Jon Basti announced on Wednesday the 2014 Pioneer Overnight/Extended Day Camp, July 14th-17th.

March 22, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Drops 13-9 Game At Vermont Saturday
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team fell victim to an 8-1 run in the second half Saturday to the Vermont Catamounts at Virtue Field, falling 13-9 to move to 1-6 on the season.

March 15, 2014
Second-Half Run Vaults Hartford Past Sacred Heart 12-10
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team led at halftime Saturday against the Hartford Hawks, but the Hawks used a 5-0 run in the third quarter to take the lead and hang on for a 12-10 win at Campus Field.

March 14, 2014
Pioneers Host Hartford On Saturday For Face-Off For A Cause
The Sacred Heart men's lacrosse team hosts Hartford for Face-Off For A Cause this Saturday at 1 p.m. at Campus Field. The Pioneers will be supporting the Wounded Warrior Project that afternoon, raising awareness and funds for the organization.

March 11, 2014
Pioneers Lose In Final Minutes At Stony Brook 14-13
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team lead 13-12 with 8:18 to play Tuesday night against Stony Brook at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium, but couldn’t hold off the Seawolves as Stony Brook came back to win 14-13. Alex Miller led the Pioneers with five points on a goal and four assists.

March 10, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse To Face-Off For a Cause On Saturday
The Sacred Heart University men’s lacrosse team will Face-Off for a Cause on Saturday, March 15 in its home game versus the University of Hartford. The Pioneers will be supporting the Wounded Warrior Project that afternoon, raising awareness and funds for the organization.

March 8, 2014
Pioneers Earn First Win With 11-10 Defeat Of Providence
Marquis tallies eight points in victory for Sacred Heart

March 1, 2014
Sacred Heart Falls To 0-3 After 14-10 Loss To Dartmouth In Patriot Cup
Senior midfielder Alex Miller (Ridgewood, N.J.) tallied his second hat trick of the season as the Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team lost to the Dartmouth Big Green 14-10 in the 2014 Patriot Cup at Ford Stadium on the campus of SMU Saturday afternoon.

February 28, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Set For Showdown With Dartmouth In Patriot Cup In Dallas
The Sacred Heart (0-2) men's lacrosse team looks to snap its two-game losing streak to open 2014 Saturday in the Patriot Cup in Dallas, Texas against Dartmouth (0-2).

February 22, 2014
Sacred Heart Falls To High Point’s Fourth Quarter Comeback 12-10
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team led the High Point Panthers 8-5 after the third quarter Saturday at Campus Field, but the visitors outscored the Pioneers 7-2 in the fourth to win 12-10.

February 18, 2014
Saturday's Men's Lacrosse Game Changed To 12 P.M. Start Time
The Sacred Heart men's lacrosse game against High Point on Saturday has been changed to a 12 p.m. start time at Campus Field.

February 16, 2014
Pioneers Open 2014 With 8-6 Loss To Binghamton
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team battled back from a 4-1 halftime deficit to tie the Binghamton Bearcats 6-6 in the fourth quarter Sunday, only to fall 8-6 at Campus Field in the season opener for both teams.

February 14, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Opens 2014 Season Sunday Against Binghamton
The Sacred Heart men's lacrosse team opens the 2014 season at Campus Field on Sunday at 12 p.m. against Binghamton.

February 10, 2014
Sacred Heart Picked Fifth In NEC Men’s Lacrosse Preseason Coaches’ Poll
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team was picked to finished fifth in the Northeast Conference as the league released its 2014 Men’s Lacrosse Preseason Coaches’ Poll on Monday.

January 23, 2014
Sacred Heart Head Coach Jon Basti Featured in Lax.com's NEC Preview
Sacred Heart head coach Jon Basti was interviewed for Lax.com's NEC Preview. The video also mentioned senior attack Matt Gannon as a player to watch in the conference.

December 2, 2013
Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2014 Schedule
Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse head coach Jon Basti released the 2014 schedule on Monday. The Pioneers will play seven home games at Campus Field this upcoming spring, beginning on Sunday, Feb. 16 against Binghamton.

November 13, 2013
Men’s Lacrosse Completes Two Fall Community Service Projects
This fall six members of the Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team assisted with Make-A-Wish Connecticut with tryouts for its summer tournament teams as volunteer coaches. Other lacrosse student-athletes assisted with a beautification project at Ninety Acres Park in Bridgeport.

October 30, 2013
SHU Men's Lacrosse Announces 2014 Captains
Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse coach Jon Basti announced on Wednesday the four student-athletes chosen as captains for the upcoming 2014 season. Seniors Jared Carrier (Crownsville,Md.), Matt Gannon (Huntington, N.Y.), Mike Mawdsley (Innisfil, Ont.), and Andrew Newbold (Loveland, Ohio) will be the team captains for 2014.

October 24, 2013
Sacred Heart Men’s Lacrosse Welcomes 11 Newcomers For 2014 Season
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team has announced the addition of 11 student-athletes for the 2014 season.

October 7, 2013
Men’s Lacrosse Announces “Battle Beards Against Cancer” Fundraiser For Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team is raising money and collecting donations this week as part of its “Battle Beards Against Cancer” fundraiser benefitting the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

October 3, 2013
Men's Lacrosse Scrimmage With Keio Cancelled
The Sacred Heart men's lacrosse team's scrimmage with Keio University of Japan on Oct. 10 has been cancelled.

September 24, 2013
Men’s Lacrosse To Host Scrimmage With Keio University of Japan October 10
The Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse team will host a scrimmage with Keio University from Japan on Thursday, October 10 at 8 p.m. on Campus Field.

September 5, 2013
SHU Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2014 Coaching Staff
Sacred Heart men’s lacrosse head coach Jon Basti announced his coaching staff on Thursday for the upcoming season. Tom Compitello, Mark Miyashita, and Scott Bement will join Basti on the Pioneers’ sideline.