April 20, 2011
Women's Hockey Pushes Up for Wounded Warrior Project; Captains Named for 2011-'12
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team participated in a fundraiser for the Wounded Warrrior Project, Saturday at the Northford Ice Pavilion.
March 17, 2011
Mission Takes Women's Hockey Players Far From Rink
Juniors Tara Kent and Erin Burke, along with sophomore Megan Murphy spent their spring breaks, last week, in Central American devoting their time to help those in need.
February 27, 2011
Women’s Hockey Season Ends With Loss to St. Michael’s
The Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team fell to host St. Michael’s in the ECAC Open consolation game, 9-2, Sunday afternoon. Senior forward Lauren Fontaine (Windsor, Ont.) scored twice for the Pioneers, who finish the 2010-’11 season 8-21-0.
February 26, 2011
Pioneers Take on Holy Cross in ECAC Open Semi-Final
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team wraps up the 2010-'11 season at the ECAC Open Tournament, hosted by St. Michael's, this weekend.
February 26, 2011
Pioneers Drop 5-3 Decision to Holy Cross in ECAC Semis
The third seeded Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team fell to number two Holy Cross in the semi-final round of the ECAC Open Tournament, 5-3, at St. Michael’s, Saturday afternoon.
February 23, 2011
Tara Kent Uses Talents Off the Ice to Help Those in Need
Junior Tara Kent of the Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team will spend her spring break as one of six SHU nursing students travelling to Guatemala in an effort to provide medical attention to those in need.
February 19, 2011
SHU Women's Hockey Swept in Weekend Series at Neumann
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team dropped its second game of the weekend at Neumann on Saturday evening.
February 18, 2011
Women’s Ice Hockey Toppled at Neumann
The Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team dropped game one of a weekend series at Neumann University, 9-1, Friday evening. The loss dropped the Pioneers to 8-18, while the Knights improved to 14-6-4 on the season.
February 12, 2011
Pioneers Beat URI 7-4 on Senior Day
The Sacred Heart Pioneer women’s hockey team beat the University of Rhode Island Rams 7-4 on Senior Day, with class of 2011 going out winners in the final home game of their careers at the Wonderland of Ice Saturday afternoon. Seniors Brittany Hartman (Prior Lake, MN), Kristina Hankins Lexington, MA), Taryn Lapierre (Oakland, RI) and Lauren Fontaine (Windsor, ON) all scored goals to lead SHU to victory.
February 9, 2011
Pioneers Earn Shutout Win Over Wesleyan, 2-0
Megan Murphy and Kristina Hankins each tallied scores in Sacred Heart's 2-0 win at Wesleyan, Wednesday evening. Alexis Schutt completed her third shutout of the season by making 33 stops.
January 30, 2011
Pioneers Swept in Weekend Series at Bowdoin
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team dropped an 8-2 decision at Bowdoin, Sunday afternoon. Junior forward Tara Kent scored both goals for the Pioneers in the loss.
January 29, 2011
Third Period Proves Fatal for Women’s Ice Hockey
The Sacred Heart University and Bowdoin women’s ice hockey teams skated even through the first two period of play, Saturday night, but it was a four-goal third period for the Polar Bears that was the difference. The Pioneers fell 6-2, snapping their three-game win streak and dropped to 7-16-0 on the season.
January 18, 2011
Women's Hockey Game at Wesleyan Postponed
The Sacred Heart women's hockey game at Wesleyan, scheduled for this evening, has been postponed due to inclement weather.
January 15, 2011
Pioneers Shutout Wesleyan for Third Straight Win
Freshman goaltender Alexius Schutt (Elk River, Minn.) stopped 31 shots to earn her second shutout of the season in a 5-0 win for the Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team, over Wesleyan, at the Wonderland of Ice, Saturday afternoon.
January 14, 2011
Pioneers Come Back to Beat Cortland 4-2 Behind Two Third-Period Goals by Murphy
Megan Murphy (Holden, MA) scored the game-tying and winning goals just 24 seconds apart late in the third period, as the Sacred Heart Pioneer women's hockey team came from behind to beat the Cortland State Red Dragons 4-2 Friday night at the Wonderland of Ice.
January 14, 2011
Women's Hockey Home for Two This Weekend
Having won three of its last four, the Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team plays host to Cortland State and Wesleyan at the Wonderland of Ice this weekend, to conclude a three-game home stand.
January 11, 2011
Pioneers Skate Over Salve Regina, 4-3
Four different Pioneers scored and Lauren Fontaine (Windsor, ON) added two assists, as the Sacred Heart women’s hockey team beat the Salve Regina Seahawks 4-3 Tuesday afternoon at the Wonderland of Ice.
January 9, 2011
SHU Comes Up Short vs. Neumann in Holiday Tournament Finals
The Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team fell to host Neumann in the championship match-up of this weekend’s Neumann Holiday Tournament, 6-2 Sunday evening.
January 8, 2011
Sacred Heart Trumps Cortland 8-0 at Neumann Tournament
Senior forward Kristina Hankins netted a hat trick en route to an 8-0 victory for the Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team over Cortland State at the Neumann Holiday Tournament. For the Pioneers, it was their second straight win as they improved to 4-14-0, while the Red Dragons dropped to 1-8-2.
January 5, 2011
Fontaine Powers Women’s Ice Hockey to Series Split at Southern Maine
Senior captain Lauren Fontaine (Windsor, Ont.) broke out of her scoring slump with a pair of goals in a 2-1 win for the Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team over Southern Maine.
January 4, 2011
Pioneers Lose Overtime Heart-Breaker to Southern Maine 5-4
Megan Murphy (Holden, MA) scored two goals for Sacred Heart, but the University of Southern Maine Huskies rallied for a game-tying goal with less than 13 seconds remaining in regulation to set up a game-winning goal by Joanna Gaube in overtime to drop the Pioneer Women’s Hockey team 5-4 Tuesday evening.
December 10, 2010
Sacred Heart Swept by Oswego State 7-0 and 5-2
The Sacred Heart Pioneer women’s hockey team traveled to Oswego State this weekend, and lost 7-0 Friday afternoon at 5-2 Saturday afternoon. Pioneer goalie Alexius Schutt (Elk River, MN) did all she could, making 52 saves Friday, and an impressive total of 86 saves on the weekend.
December 4, 2010
Pioneers Lose to St. Michael's 4-2 for Weekend Split
Despite outshooting the St. Michael’s Purple Knights 41-26, the Sacred Heart Pioneer women’s hockey team lost 4-2 Saturday afternoon at the Wonderland of Ice. The two teams split the two-game weekend series after Sacred Heart's overtime win Friday night.
December 3, 2010
SHU Wins Overtime Thriller on Game Winner with 9.9 Seconds Left
Sacred Heart junior Caitlin Gottwald (Reading, MA) banged home a loose puck in front of the net with 9.9 seconds left in overtime to send the Pioneers home with a 2-1 win over St. Michael’s Friday night at the Wonderland of Ice.
November 27, 2010
Pioneers Stymied in Nutmeg Consolation Game
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team lost to in-state rival Connecticut in the consolation game of the Nutmeg Classic at Quinnipiac, Saturday afternoon.
November 26, 2010
Women's Ice Hockey Prepare for Nutmeg Classic at QU
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team will take part in the Nutmeg Classic, hosted by Quinnipiac, this Friday and Saturday. The Pioneers will take on the Bobcats at 4:00 pm on Friday.
November 26, 2010
Women’s Hockey Falls in Nutmeg Classic Semis
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team lost to host Quinnipiac University, 9-1, in the Nutmeg Classic semi-finals at the TD Banks Sports Center, Friday afternoon.
November 13, 2010
Pioneer Women Drop Overtime Decision at Nichols
The Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team fell in overtime at Nichols, 3-2, Saturday evening.
November 9, 2010
Sacred Heart Women's Hockey Beats Holy Cross 3-2 For First Win
Kate Dunlop (Flesherton, ON) and Brittany Hartman (Prior Lake, MN) both scored third period goals and Alexius Schutt (Elk River, MN) made 33 saves to lead the Sacred Heart women’s hockey team to its first win of the year, 3-2 over the Holy Cross Crusaders.
November 6, 2010
Third Period Costly for Women’s Ice Hockey
The Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey held strong with host Brown University, on Saturday, but a three-goal third period paved the way for a 5-1 victory for the home team.
November 3, 2010
Women’s Ice Hockey Blanked by Crusaders
The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team fell at home to Holy Cross, 5-0, Wednesday evening.
October 30, 2010
Pioneers Fall in Home Opener to Saint Anselm
The Sacred Heart University women’s ice hockey team opened the home slate of its schedule with a 6-4 loss to Saint Anselm at the Wonderland of Ice on Saturday afternoon.
October 15, 2010
Women's Hockey in Action at Union Tomorrow Night
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team returns to action for its final road game before the team's home opener on October 23.
October 15, 2010
Sacred Heart Stumbles in Second Period
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team fell at Union 3-0 Friday night. Freshman goaltender Alexius Schutt made 65 stops in the game.
October 10, 2010
Women's Ice Hockey Visits In-State Rival Quinnipiac Sunday at 5:00
The Sacred Heart University women's ice hockey team looks to get on track as it visits intrastate rival Quinnipiac at 5:00 pm this Sunday.
October 10, 2010
Pioneers Tripped Up by Rival Bobcats
The Sacred Heart University womens ice hockey team suffered a 5-0 loss at intrastate rival Quinnipiac, Sunday afternoon. Freshman goaltender surpassed 45 saves for the second time this season by making 48 in just her third collegiate start.
September 25, 2010
Pioneers Downed by Black Bears
The Sacred Heart University womens ice hockey team lost 11-0 to the University of Maine Saturday afternoon at Alfond Arena to complete a two-game series to open the 2010-11 season.
September 24, 2010
Pioneer Skaters Call on Experience for 2010-11
The Sacred Heart University womens ice hockey returns 21 letter winners from last season, including captains Kate Dunlop, Lauren Fontaine, and Nicole Palazzo. The Pioneers open the 2010-'11 season at Maine, Friday night.
September 24, 2010
Womens Ice Hockey Stumbles in First Contest of 2010-11
The Sacred Heart University womens ice hockey team opened the 2010-11 season at Maine this evening with a 7-0 blanking to the Black Bears. The Pioneers take the ice again tomorrow afternoon at 2:00 pm for a rematch of tonights contest.