FAIRFIELD, CT – The Sacred Heart women's hockey team has announced their schedule for the upcoming 2013-14 season. The Pioneers are coming off a season in which they won a program best 18 games in 2013.
The Pioneers open up their 2013-14 campaign on October 13th at home against the University of Rhode Island. SHU hits the road first on October 18th when they travel to take on in-state rival, the Yale Bulldogs.
The Pioneers will travel to St. Michael's just after the New Year on January 3rd and 4th for their annual Holiday Tournament. A couple new opponents on the schedule will be Robert Morris, who SHU will host on January 10th, and 11th, and also SUNY Canton, who the Pioneers will play on January 17th and 18th.
"I am looking forward to us having another very competitive and solid season; we will miss our graduating class, but will return the nucleus of a very seasoned and capable team. We will welcome in some very good freshmen that will add to our team. We look forward to having a good year."