2015-16 Pioneers Wrestling News

June 2, 2016
SHU Captures NEC Brenda Weare Commissioner's Cup For Sixth Time
HU also captured its ninth Joan Martin Commissioner’s Cup for excellence in women’s sports

May 31, 2016
Derek Moore Inducted Into California Wrestling Hall Of Fame
Sacred Heart Assistant Wrestling Coach Derek Moore was inducted into the California Wrestling Hall of Fame on Saturday in San Jose.

May 19, 2016
SHU Wrestling Records Second-Highest GPA Among Division I Programs
The Sacred Heart wrestling team has been named one of the top 30 All-Academic Teams by the National Wrestling Coaches Association.

May 13, 2016
Pioneers Celebrate Class Of 2016
Sean Ferguson of the cross country/track & field team and Katie DeRienzo of the women’s tennis team received the top honors of the Pioneer Award and are the Pioneers’ nominees for the Northeast Conference Student-Athlete of the Year award.

April 14, 2016
Elliott Antler Receives EIWA Academic Achievement Award
Junior wrestler Elliott Antler was one of 16 wrestlers to earn an EIWA Academic Achievement Award for the 2015-16 season, the conference announced on Wednesday.

March 6, 2016
Pioneers Place 14th At EIWA Championships; Three Wrestlers Finish In Top Eight
Freshman Gerard Daly finished in seventh place in the 125-pound class Sunday at the EIWA Championship hosted by Princeton. Both Elliot Antler and Ray Sherwood finished in eighth place in their respective weight classes, marking the first time Sacred Heart Wrestling had three top-eight finishers at the EIWA Championships.

March 5, 2016
Pioneers In 12th After Day One of EIWA Championships
The Sacred Heart Wrestling team finished the first day of the EIWA Championships at Princeton in 12th place with 23 points.

February 20, 2016
Pioneers Rally But Fall Short At Franklin & Marshall 19-17
The Sacred Heart wrestling team dropped a hard-fought 19-17 dual match at Franklin & Marshall Saturday night.

February 13, 2016
Wrestling Earns 24-10 Win At Bloomsburg
The Sacred Heart Wrestling team traveled to Bloomsburg on Saturday afternoon to face the Bloomsburg Huskies. The Pioneers finished the day on top with a 24-10 win.

February 7, 2016
Wrestling Closes Home Slate Against Bucknell and Princeton
The Sacred Heart wrestling team closed the home portion of its 2015-16 season Sunday with a pair of dual matches against Bucknell and Princeton.

February 5, 2016
Wrestling Falls At Drexel 48-0
The Sacred Heart wrestling team traveled to Philadelphia Friday night to face the Drexel Dragons. The Pioneers finished the night losing the dual match 48-0.

January 31, 2016
Pioneers Fall At Binghamton 38-4
The Sacred Heart wrestling team traveled to Binghamton on Sunday to face the Binghamton Bearcats. The Pioneers finished the day losing the dual match 38-4.

January 30, 2016
Pioneers' Rally Falls Short In 26-16 Loss To George Mason
The Sacred Heart wrestling team nearly rallied from a 16-point deficit Saturday night at the Pitt Center, only to fall 26-16 to the George Mason Patriots.

January 24, 2016
Wrestling Goes 0-3 at Hofstra Duals
The Sacred Heart wrestling team had a busy Sunday as they traveled to Hofstra University to compete in the Hofstra Duals. The Pioneers finished the day 0-3, losing to Hofstra 40-8, Columbia 38-0, and Clarion 33-7.

January 17, 2016
Wrestling Falls 22-17 To Brown, 31-6 to Penn
The Sacred Heart wrestling team nearly rallied from a 16-6 deficit to Brown on Sunday at the Pitt Center, but lost the final bout in a 22-17 loss to the Bears. Earlier in the day, the Pioneers fell to Penn 31-6.

January 16, 2016
Pioneers Fall To Buffalo 32-6
Mitchell and Oliinyk earn wins for SHU against Bulls

January 2, 2016
Wrestling Falls To VMI 23-18
Pioneers win final three matches but rally comes up short against Keydets

December 28, 2015
Conan Schuster Wins 174-Pound Title At Wilkes Open
Sacred Heart wrestling had a pair of top-three finishes Monday at the Wilkes Open, led by junior Conan Schuster winning the 174-pound championship.

December 5, 2015
Wrestling Takes Down Davidson 44-3 On Pioneerpalooza
The Sacred Heart wrestling team was dominant Saturday night, earning six bonus-point wins in a 44-3 rout of the Davidson Wildcats at the Pitt Center for Pioneerpalooza.

November 22, 2015
Schuster Takes Second Place At Keystone Classic
Junior Conan Schuster came in second place in the 174-pound weight class at the Keystone Classic Sunday, hosted by Penn.

November 15, 2015
Wrestling Falls To #3 Michigan and #12 NC State At Northeast Duals
The Sacred Heart wrestling opened the dual meet portion of its 2015-16 season Sunday at the Journeyman/Asics Northeast Duals. The Pioneers finished the day 0-2 losing to #3 Michigan 47-3 and 32-13 to #12 North Carolina State.

November 8, 2015
SHU Wrestling Opens 2015-16 Season At Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open
Freshman Gerard Daly reaches 125-pound final

September 23, 2015
Support the SHU Wrestling #MarchToMSG
The Sacred Heart University wrestling coaching staff will embark on a 60-mile run, October 22-24, 2015 from Fairfield, Conn. to Madison Square Garden in New York City. The World’s Most Famous Arena plays host to the 2016 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship – the first time the event is being held in the Northeast.