2016 Women's Soccer News
May 12, 2017
Department of Athletics Celebrates Career Achievements Of Class of 2017
Ellen Nighbor of the women’s golf team and Justin Danforth of the men’s ice hockey received the top honors of the Pioneer Award
April 28, 2017
Women's Soccer Announces Captains for 2017 Season
Sacred Heart women’s soccer head coach Kim Banner announced on Thursday that Kim McNally, Danielle Karpiej and Alex Mesropyan will serve as team captains for the upcoming 2017 season.
November 4, 2016
Pioneers Fall in NEC Semifinal
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team fell to Central Connecticut, 3-0 in the Northeast Conference semifinal on Friday afternoon.
November 3, 2016
Five Pioneers Selected to All-NEC Teams
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team had five student-athletes selected to the Northeast Conference All-Conference Teams on Thursday Night. Senior Emily Dawidczyk and sophomores Melanie DaSilva, Alex Mesropyan and Nikki Zurawski earned second team All-NEC honors. Freshman Caitlyn Buckley was named to All-Rookie Team.
October 30, 2016
Pioneers Battle Bryant to 1-1 Draw on Senior Day
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team battled Bryant to a 1-1 draw in their regular season finale at Campus Field. The Pioneers (8-5-5, 5-1-2 NEC) earned the third seed in the Northeast Conference Tournament next weekend.
October 28, 2016
Pioneers Earn NEC Tournament Berth with 3-1 Win Over Mount St. Mary’s
The Sacred Heart women's soccer team earned a spot in the Northeast Confrence postseason with their 3-1 victory over Mount St. Mary's on Friday afternoon. The Pioneers (8-5-4, 5-1-1 NEC) now sit at 5-1-1 in Northeast Conference play, and push their current win streak to three straight games.
October 24, 2016
Dawidczyk & Sambuco Earn NEC Weekly Honors
Senior forward Emily Dawidczyk and sophomore goalkeeper Nicole Sambuco earned Northeast Conference weekly awards for their outstanding play this past weekend as they helped the Sacred Heart women’s soccer team pick up six big points in Northeast Conference women's soccer standings.
October 23, 2016
Women’s Soccer Scores 1-0 Win Over LIU Brooklyn
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team picked up the 1-0 victory over LIU Brooklyn on Sunday afternoon. The Pioneers (7-5-4, 4-1-1 NEC) grabbed their first Northeast conference road win on the year and complete a big weekend sweep.
October 21, 2016
Late Goal by Buckley Lifts Women’s Soccer past Saint Francis, 3-2 In Double Overtime.
Freshman Caitlyn Buckley answered with the game winning goal in double overtime to give the Sacred Heart women’s soccer team the 3-2 win over Saint Francis U on Friday night.
October 16, 2016
Pioneers Topped by CCSU, 2-0
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team fell on the road to Central Connecticut on Sunday night, 2-0. The Pioneers (5-5-4, 2-1-1 NEC) suffered their first defeat in Northeast Conference play to the Blue Devils (7-8-1, 5-0 NEC) who remain unbeaten in five conference games.
October 14, 2016
Pioneers Battle FDU to a 0-0 Draw.
The Sacred Heart women's soccer team played Fairleigh Dickinson to a 0-0 double overtime draw on Friday night. The Pioneers (5-4-4, 2-0-1 NEC) and the Knights (4-9-1, 2-0-1 NEC) remain tied in the Northeast Conference women's soccer standings with seven points.
October 7, 2016
Offensive Explosion Leads Women’s Soccer over Wagner, 4-0.
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team moved to 2-0 in Northeast Conference play with a 4-0 victory over Wagner (2-10) on Friday afternoon.
October 2, 2016
Pioneers Kick off NEC Play with 3-0 Win over RMU
The Sacred Heart women's soccer team opened Northeast Conference play with a 3-0 win over Robert Morris on Sunday.
September 26, 2016
Women's Soccer Take all Three NEC Weekly Honors
The women's Soccer team took all three NEC weekly honors this week after posting a weekend record of 1-0-1. The Pioneers defeated Delaware State by a score of 2-0, while they went into double overtime with Brown to end in a tie.
September 24, 2016
Women’s Soccer Closes Non-Conference Play with 2-0 Win over Delaware St.
Led by two goals from sophomore Alex Mesropyan (Mahwah, N.J.), Sacred Heart defeated Delaware State 2-0 to close out non-conference play on Saturday.
September 21, 2016
Women’s Soccer Ties Brown, 0-0.
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team match played Brown to a 0-0 double overtime draw on Wednesday night.
September 11, 2016
Pioneers Fall in Home Opener to Columbia 1-0 in Double Overtime
September 9, 2016
Pioneers Nab Second Half Goal to Beat Saint Peter’s 1-0
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team scored late in the game to pick up the 1-0 victory over Saint Peter’s on Friday afternoon.
September 6, 2016
Crema Named NEC Women's Soccer Rookie of the Week
Freshman Olivia Crema (Litchfield, N.H.) was named Northeast Conference Rookie of the week for her strong play this past weekend.
September 4, 2016
Richmond tops SHU Women’s Soccer, 3-1
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team dropped the final game of the VCU Invitational to Richmond, 3-1 on Sunday afternoon. The Spiders (4-1) used their offensive attack early to stay ahead of the Pioneers (1-3-2).
September 2, 2016
Women’s Soccer Ends in a 0-0 Draw against VCU.
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team (1-2-2) drew their second draw of the season, ending with a 0-0 tie in double overtime against VCU (1-2-1) on Friday night.
August 28, 2016
Pioneers Shut Out 4-0 at Yale
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team dropped the final game of the Yale Classic to the host, Yale 4-0 on Sunday morning.
August 26, 2016
Women's Soccer Falls to Fairfield 2-0
August 21, 2016
SHU Women's Soccer Matchup Against Stony Brook Ends in a 1-1 Draw.
Stony Brook, N.Y.— The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team (1-0-1) road contest against Stony Brook (0-1-1) ended in a 1-1 draw after going to double overtime on Sunday afternoon.
August 19, 2016
Women's Soccer Kicks Off 2016 with a 2-1 Victory over Canisius
August 15, 2016
SHU Women’s Soccer Picked Sixth In NEC Preseason Coaches’ Poll
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team was picked to finish sixth in the Northeast Conference women’s soccer preseason poll, released on Monday.
June 14, 2016
Women’s Soccer Announces 2016 Schedule
The Sacred Heart women’s soccer team announced its 2016 schedule on Tuesday. The Pioneers will play seven home games with the home opener slated for August 21 against Stony Brook.