2013 News

  • Women’s Cross Country Wraps Up 2013 With 2nd Place Finish at ECAC Championship
    November 23, 2013
    Senior Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, N.Y.) wrapped up her cross country career by breezing past the field at the ECAC Cross Country Championship on Saturday at Van Cortlandt Park, winning the women’s 5K race by 16 seconds. As a team, Sacred Heart finished second behind Pittsburgh.
  • Christian Morrison Named NEC Women’s Cross Country Coach of the Year
    November 18, 2013
    Sacred Heart women’s cross country head coach Christian Morrison was named the Northeast Conference Women’s Cross Country Coach of the Year on Monday after leading the Pioneers to the 2013 NEC Championship.
  • Castrogivanni Earns All-Northeast Region Honors At NCAA Northeast Regional
    November 15, 2013
    Senior Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, N.Y.) became the first SHU runner to earn All-Region honors Friday at the NCAA Northeast Regional at Van Cortlandt Park.
  • Sacred Heart Wins 2013 NEC Women’s Cross Country Championship
    November 02, 2013
    Bolstered by top-three finishes from Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, N.Y.) and Elizabeth Hutchins (Pawcatuck, Conn.), the Sacred Heart women’s cross country team won the 2013 Northeast Conference Championship Saturday at Immergrun Golf Club.
  • Brianna Castrogivanni Named NEC Women's Athlete of the Week
    October 22, 2013
    Senior women's cross country runner Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, N.Y.) was named the Northeast Conference Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week on Tuesday for her performance at the Princeton University Invitational on Saturday.
  • Castrogivanni Wins Third Race Of 2013; Women’s Cross Country Finishes Sixth At Princeton
    October 19, 2013
    Senior Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, N.Y.) won her third race of the 2013 season on Saturday at the Princeton University Invitational, covering the 6K course in a time of 21:25. As a team, the Sacred Heart women's cross country team placed sixth out of 25 teams.
  • SHU's Jennifer Hahne Named NEC Rookie of the Week
    October 17, 2013
    Sacred Heart freshman cross country runner Jennifer Hahne (Madison, CT) was named the Northeast Conference Women's Cross Country Rookie of the Week on Tuesday.
  • SHU Runners Compete in 101st New England Championships
    October 12, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men's and women's cross country teams ran in the 101st New England Championship race Saturday at Boston's Franklin Park. The Pioneer women took home a ninth place finish while the men were 30th at the event.
  • Pioneers Win Saint Francis U Invitational
    September 28, 2013
    The Sacred Heart Pioneers took home the team title at the Saint Francis U Father Bede Invitational Saturday afternoon. The Pioneers placed their top-five runners among the top 20 finishers en route to the team title in a preview race of the Northeast Conference Championship in November.
  • SHU XC Runners Pick Up Three NEC Awards
    September 25, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men's and women's cross country teams claimed three of the four Northeast Conference Weekly Awards announced on Tuesday afternoon. Graduate student Christopher Connelly (Medford, NY) and senior Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, NY) were named the NEC Athletes of the Week and freshman Molly Barker (Weymouth, MA) was tabbed the NEC Rookie of the Week.
  • Castrogivanni Wins Second Race in 2013
    September 21, 2013
    Sacred Heart senior Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, NY) notched her second win of the 2013 season on Saturday afternoon, taking home the individual title at the 37th Annual Father Leeber S.J. Invitational held at Fairfield University. The Pioneers had the top-two finishers in the race and had four runners finish in the top-10 Saturday.
  • Pair of Pioneers Garner NEC Weekly Accolades
    September 11, 2013
    The Sacred Heart women's cross country team swept this week's Northeast Conference Weekly Awards with senior Briannia Castrogivanni (Commack, NY) and freshman Jennifer Hahne (Madison, CT) taking home Athlete and Rookie honors.
  • Pioneers Run at Bryant; Castrogivanni Takes Top Spot
    September 07, 2013
    The Sacred Heart men's & women's cross country teams ran in the Shawn M. Nassaney Memorial at Bryant University on Saturday afternoon. SHU senior Brianna Castrogivanni (Commack, NY) won the women's 5k race to lead the Pioneers.
  • Jennifer Hahne Named NEC Rookie of the Week
    September 06, 2013
    Sacred Heart freshman Jennifer Hahne (Madison, CT) was named the Northeast Conference Women's Cross Country Rookie of the Week. Hahen collects the league's first NEC rookie award of the season.
  • Pioneers Finish Third at Stony Brook Opener
    August 31, 2013
    The Sacred Heart women's cross country team opened their 2013 season Saturday afternoon running in the Stony Brook Invitational. The Pioneers finished third in a five team field running a 4k course on the SBU campus.
  • SHU Women Preseason Favorite in the NEC
    August 21, 2013
    The Sacred Heart women's cross country team was chosen as the preseason favorite to capture the Northeast Conference title in 2013 in a vote of the league's head coaches announced on Wednesday. The Pioneers received seven first place votes while Bryant University was second with the other two first place nods.