May 16, 2011
SHU Annual Nike Girls Basketball Camp Approaching; First Session Starts July 24
SHU women's basketball head coach Ed Swanson and his staff have announced complete information for the 2011 Nike Girls Basketball Camp to be held at Sacred Heart inside the William H. Pitt Center.
April 7, 2011
SHU Newcomer Hannah Kimmel Finishes High School Career as New York State Co-Player of the Year
Hannah Kimmel (Harpursville, NY) has been named the New York State Class C Co-Player of the Year after averaging 30 points per game in her senior season.
March 17, 2011
Pioneers Erase 14 Point Halftime Deficit But Fall To Manhattan, 52-48, In First Round Of WBI
Maggie Cosgrove (Andover, MA) banked home a three with 3:15 remaining to knot the game at 48-48 but the SHU women’s basketball team dropped a 52-48 decision to Manhattan in the first round of the 2011 Women’s Basketball Invitational Thursday night.
March 16, 2011
Pioneers and Jaspers Tangle In WBI First Round Thursday Night
The SHU women’s basketball team returns to the postseason in 2011 as the fourth seed in the east region of the Women’s Basketball Invitational.
March 14, 2011
Sacred Heart Slated To Take On Manhattan In First Round Of 2011 WBI
The Pioneer women’s basketball team earned an invite and the fourth seed in the east region of the 2011 Women’s Basketball Invitational.
March 5, 2011
#3 Sacred Heart Meets #6 Central CT State Tomorrow In NEC Quarterfinal
For the second straight season the third-seeded Sacred Heart women’s basketball team will take on the sixth-seed of the Northeast Conference tournament, Central Connecticut State.
March 5, 2011
#3 Pioneers Eliminated From NEC Tournament By #6 Blue Devils, 54-49
For the first time in SHU women’s basketball history the Pioneers have been dispatched from the NEC quarterfinals in back-to-back seasons.
March 2, 2011
Northeast Conference Tournament March Madness Tips-Off Saturday Inside the Pitt Center
Make sure to get your tickets for #3 Sacred Heart's 3:00 pm quarterfinal matchup against #6 Central Connecticut State.
March 2, 2011
Taylor and Norman Claim All-Northeast Conference Accolades
Junior Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS) earned her All-Northeast Conference first team honors while freshman Ericka Norman (Chino Hills, CA) was named to the NEC All-Rookie team.
February 28, 2011
Sacred Heart Holds Off Fairleigh Dickinson, 65-59, In Regular Season Finale
The SHU women’s basketball team secured a home game in the quarterfinals of the 2011 Northeast Conference tournament with a 65-59 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson Monday night inside the William H. Pitt Center.
February 27, 2011
SHU Takes On Fairleigh Dickinson Monday Night In Regular Season Finale
With little certain in the Northeast Conference playoff picture the SHU women’s basketball team hosts Fairleigh Dickinson Monday night in the final game of the 2010-11 regular season.
February 26, 2011
Sacred Heart Hosts Monmouth Saturday Afteroon on Senior Day
The Pioneer women’s basketball team welcomes the Monmouth Hawks to the William H. Pitt Center Saturday afternoon on senior day for a contest with a myriad of playoff implications.
February 26, 2011
Pioneers Rally From Early Deficit But Fall To Monmouth, 59-54, On Senior Day
The SHU women’s basketball team overcame a 19-1 Monmouth run that opened the game and led by as many seven points in the second half but ultimately dropped a 59-54 decision Saturday afternoon.
February 22, 2011
Norman Claims Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week Honor
SHU freshman Ericka Norman (Chino Hills, CA) averaged 16 points and four assists in a pair of victories for the women’s basketball team en route to being named the Choice Hotels/NEC rookie of the week.
February 21, 2011
Taylor’s Double-Double Leads Pioneers Past Blue Devils, 71-55
Junior Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS) recorded her Northeast Conference leading 10th double-double of the season with 22 points and 11 rebounds as the SHU women’s basketball team picked up a road win over Central Connecticut State Monday night.
February 20, 2011
Pioneers and Blue Devils Tangle In New Britain Monday Night
The SHU women’s basketball team plays its final road game of the regular season Monday night against Central Connecticut State.
February 19, 2011
Sacred Heart Hits The Road For Saturday Tilt Against Bryant
Women's Basketball heads to Rhode Island to face-off with Bryant Monday at 5:30 pm.
February 19, 2011
Cosgrove Reaches 1,000 Career Points in Pioneers 74-54 Victory Over Bryant
Maggie Cosgrove (Andover, MA) knocked down the 245th career three-pointer in a 74-54 win over Bryant Saturday evening to become the 16th player in Sacred Heart history to reach the 1,000 point milestone.
February 17, 2011
Evans and Taylor Named To 2010-11 Capital One Academic All-District Second Team
Sophomore Kiley Evans (Cazenovia, NY) and junior Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS) each received a nod to the Capital One Academic All-District second team for district 1, which includes schools from seven states in the Northeast.
February 14, 2011
Sacred Heart Continues Home Winning Streak Versus Quinnipiac; Pioneers Claim 66-54 Victory
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team got a season high 20 points from sophomore Kiley Evans (Cazenovia, NY) en route to a 66-54 victory at home Monday night.
February 13, 2011
Women's Hoops Concludes Rivalry Week At Home Against Quinnipiac
The SHU women’s basketball team returns to the court Monday night for the second of back-to-back games against Nutmeg State rival Quinnipiac.
February 12, 2011
Sacred Heart Comeback Falls Short at Quinnipiac, 61-56
The SHU women’s basketball came back from an 11 point halftime deficit but eventually fell on the road to Quinnipiac 61-56 Saturday afternoon.
February 11, 2011
Sacred Heart and Quinnipiac Clash as NEC Rivalry Week Continues
The SHU women’s basketball team returns to the hardwood Saturday afternoon to take part in “NEC Rivalry Week”.
February 10, 2011
Women’s Basketball Takes Time Out For RISE Program
Even in the middle of the Northeast Conference schedule the Pioneer women’s basketball team remains committed to the local community.
February 7, 2011
Pioneers Return to Brooklyn Monday Night For Clash With Long Island
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team looks to win a season best fifth straight game as they return to Brooklyn, NY Monday night to face Long Island.
February 7, 2011
Strong First Half Leads Long Island Past Sacred Heart, 77-59
The SHU women’s basketball team had its four game winning streak snapped Monday night as Long Island handed the Pioneers a 77-59 setback.
February 5, 2011
Sacred Heart Explodes In Second Half Of 73-45 Rout Of Terriers
Four Pioneers reached double-digits in scoring as the SHU women’s basketball team rolled past St. Francis (NY) 73-45 Saturday afternoon.
February 4, 2011
Pioneers Head To Brooklyn To Face-Off With St. Francis (NY) Saturday Afternoon
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team looks to win its fourth straight game Saturday afternoon as they travel to Brooklyn Heights, NY to take on St. Francis (NY).
February 1, 2011
Cosgrove Named Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Co-Player of the Week
Senior Maggie Cosgrove (Andover, MA) earned her first Choice Hotels/NEC player of the week award this season as the SHU women's basketball team picked up two big wins in league play over the weekend.
January 31, 2011
SHU Sharp Shooters Knock Down School Record 14 Treys In 67-66 Win Over Robert Morris
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team hit a barrage of three-pointers, 14 total, setting a new program record en route to a 67-66 victory over Robert Morris Monday night.
January 30, 2011
Sacred Heart Hosts First-Place Robert Morris Monday Night
The Pioneer women’s basketball team looks to win its third straight game Monday night as the Robert Morris Colonials come into the Pitt Center for a Northeast Conference showdown.
January 29, 2011
Pioneers and Red Flash Open "Pack the Pitt" Double Header Saturday Afternoon
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team returns home to the Pitt Center for a Saturday afternoon matchup with Saint Francis (PA).
January 29, 2011
Women’s Basketball Holds Off Late Saint Francis (PA) Surge In 64-61 Triumph
Maggie Cosgrove’s (Andover, MA) trey from the left corner broke a 59-59 tie with 36 seconds remaining as the SHU women’s basketball team earned a 64-61 victory over first-place Saint Francis (PA) Saturday afternoon.
January 24, 2011
Sacred Heart Escapes The Mount With 55-46 Victory
Kiley Evans (Cazenovia, NY) dropped in a season high 17 points as the SHU women’s basketball team came away with a 55-46 road win over Mount St. Mary’s Monday night.
January 23, 2011
Women's Basketball Squares Off With The Mount Monday Night
The Pioneer women’s basketball team concludes its weekend road trip with a Monday night meeting in Emmitsburg, MD against Mount St. Mary’s.
January 22, 2011
Seahawks Clip Pioneers, 66-65, On Last Second Three
Wagner’s Kelly Clark hit a desperation trey from the right corner with .7 seconds remaining in regulation as the Seahawks stole a 66-65 decision over the Sacred Heart women’s basketball team Saturday afternoon.
January 21, 2011
Sacred Heart Travels To Wagner Saturday Afternoon
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team takes to the road Saturday afternoon for its second matchup of the season with the Wagner Seahawks.
January 17, 2011
Buzzer Beats Norman’s Three To Force Overtime – SHU Falls 65-62
Freshman Ericka Norman (Chino Hills, CA) hit a long range three in traffic that would have forced overtime but the horn sounded just before she could pull trigger as Central Connecticut State picked up a 65-62 victory over Sacred Heart Monday night.
January 16, 2011
Women's Hoops Hosts Central Connecticut State Monday Night
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team welcomes instate rival Central Connecticut State to the Pitt Center for a Monday night Northeast Conference showdown.
January 15, 2011
Callan Taylor’s Dominant Performance Lifts Pioneers To 54-44 Win Over Bryant
Junior Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS) posted season highs of 26 points and 16 rebounds as the SHU women’s basketball team picked up a 54-44 home victory over Bryant Saturday afternoon.
January 14, 2011
Women's Basketball Hosts Bryant Saturday Afternoon
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team takes on Bryant in its first Saturday afternoon NEC contest of the 2010-11 season.
January 10, 2011
Sacred Heart Stumbles at Monmouth, 55-37
Maureen Reilly (Cherry Hill, NJ) had a career-high ten points but the Pioneer women’s basketball team struggled offensively in a 55-37 loss at Monmouth Monday night.
January 7, 2011
Women's Basketball Heads to New Jersey for Friday Night Clash with Fairleigh Dickinson
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team plays its first Northeast Conference road game of the season Friday night against Fairleigh Dickinson.
January 7, 2011
Pioneers Rout Fairleigh Dickinsion 65-39; Ed Swanson Picks Up Career Win 350
Ten Pioneers found their way onto the scoreboard, including 15 points from Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS), as the SHU women’s basketball team downed the Knights 65-39 Friday night.
January 5, 2011
Callan Taylor Picks Up Second Enterprise Rent-A-Car / SHU Athlete of the Week Award
Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS) earns Enterprise Rent-A-Car/SHU student-athlete of the week honors after averaging 17.7 points over three games during the holiday break.
January 3, 2011
Balanced Scoring and Tough Defense Give Pioneers 70-52 Win Over Seahawks
Five Pioneers scored 11 points as the SHU women's basketball team forced 28 turnovers in a 70-52 victory over Wagner Monday night in the William H. Pitt Center.
January 2, 2011
Sacred Heart Takes On Wagner Monday Night in the Pitt Center
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team returns to the William H. Pitt Center Monday night for a Northeast Conference match-up with Wagner College.
December 28, 2010
Pioneers Drop 62-54 Decision To Bonnies; Callan Taylor Nets 1,000th Career Point
Junior Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS) dropped in 21 points to become the 15th player in school history to reach the 1,000 pleateau but the SHU women's basketball team fell to St. Bonaventure 62-54 Tuesday afternoon.
December 27, 2010
Pioneers Close Calendar Year Tomorrow Against St. Bonaventure
The SHU women’s basketball team returns to action after the holiday break for its last non-conference game of the season in a Tuesday afternoon clash with St. Bonaventure.
December 22, 2010
Sacred Heart Picks Up Fourth Straight Win; Downs Harvard, 69-60
Maggie Cosgrove (Andover, MA) buried five treys in the first half as the SHU women’s basketball team picked up their fourth straight win with a 69-60 triumph over Harvard Wednesday afternoon.
December 21, 2010
Women's Basketball Set For Wednesday Matinee at Harvard
The SHU women's basketball team travels to Harvard for a 2:00 pm tip-off Wednesday afternoon.
December 20, 2010
Pioneers Cruise Past Mount St. Mary’s in NEC Opener, 76-51
Callan Taylor (Overland Park/KS) poured in 21 points, 15 in the first half, as the Sacred Heart women’s basketball team kicked-off the NEC portion of their schedule with a convincing victory over the Mount Monday night.
December 18, 2010
Women's Basketball Hosts Mountaineers to Open NEC Slate Monday Night
The Pioneer women's basketball team squares-off with Mount St. Mary's at 7:00 pm Monday night in the Pitt Center.
December 12, 2010
Sacred Heart Rips Siena For Second Straight Win, 72-33
The SHU women’s basketball team held Siena to just seven first half points in a 72-33 victory over the Saints Sunday afternoon.
December 10, 2010
Sacred Heart Hosts Siena Sunday Afternoon at 2:00 pm
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team hosts the Siena Saints Sunday afternoon in the Pioneers final non-conference game before the start of the Northeast Conference schedule next week.
December 8, 2010
Pioneers Hold Off Yale In 70-69 Win; Apo Breaks 1,500 Career Points
A pair of Kiley Evans free throws with four seconds left made it a four point game to ice the Pioneers 70-69 win Wednesday night on the road against Yale.
December 8, 2010
Women's Basketball Heads To Yale For Wednesday Night Showdown
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team makes the short trip to New Haven, CT for a Wednesday night clash with the Yale Bulldogs.
December 5, 2010
Pioneers Can't Stop Historic Streak; #1 UConn Rolls 86-32
Callan Taylor led SHU with 11 points but Connecticut won its 86th consecutive game Sunday afternoon.
December 3, 2010
Women's Basketball Gears Up For Sunday Meeting With #1 UConn
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team travels to nearby Hartford for a showdown with the top ranked team in the country, the UConn Huskies, Sunday afternoon.
December 2, 2010
High Scoring Hannah Kimmel Signs Women's Basketball NLI
The SHU women's basketball team rounds out the early signing period with the addition of Hannah Kimmel (Harpursville, NY) to next year's incoming class.
November 29, 2010
Pioneers Return Home for Non-Conference Clash with Albany Wednesday Night
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team returns to the United States for a Wednesday night clash with Albany after posting a 1-1 record at the Junkanoo Jam in the Bahamas.
November 29, 2010
Callan Taylor Named Enterprise Rent-A-Car/SHU Student-Athlete of the Week
Callan Taylor averaged 13 points over three games and was named to the Junkanoo Jam all-tournament team last week en route to being named Enterprise Rent-A-Car/Sacred Heart student-athlete of the week for November 22-28.
November 27, 2010
Boston College Upends Pioneers In Junkanoo Jam Title Game
A day after knocking off Auburn the SHU women’s basketball team couldn’t make it two straight upsets as Boston College claimed the 2010 Junkanoo Jam championship, 83-47 in the final.
November 26, 2010
Tropical Paradise! Sacred Heart Takes Down Auburn 65-53 at Junkanoo Jam in Bahamas
Four Pioneers reached double digits as the SHU women’s basketball team picked up one of the biggest wins in program history, knocking off SEC member Auburn 65-53 Friday afternoon in the opening round of the Junknaoo Jam in the Bahamas.
November 25, 2010
Women's Hoops Tip-Off Junkanoo Jam Tomorrow in the Bahamas
The SHU women's basketball team face Auburn tomorrow afternoon in the first game of the 2010 Traveler's Junkanoo Jam.
November 22, 2010
First Half Struggles Result In 62-53 Loss at Hartford
The SHU women’s basketball team never recovered from an eight point deficit at halftime, suffering a 62-53 setback at the hands of the Hartford Hawks Monday night.
November 21, 2010
Pioneers Travel to Hartford for Meeting with the Hawks Tomorrow Night
The Sacred Heart Pioneers play their first road game of the year against the instate rival Hartford Hawks Monday night.
November 17, 2010
Women's Basketball Inks Second Player For 2011-12 In Early Signing Period
Katie Shepard (Lone Tree, CO) recently committed to Sacred Heart and has signed a national letter of intent to play for Pioneer head coach Ed Swanson beginning in 2011-12.
November 16, 2010
Pioneers Drop 67-49 Decision To Saint Joseph's
Callan Taylor (Overland Park, KS) finished with a game high 19 points but the SHU women’s basketball team fell to Saint Joseph’s 67-49 in a non-conference contest Tuesday night.
November 15, 2010
Gabrielle Washington Set To Join Women's Basketball In 2011-12
Gabrielle Washington (Mesa, AZ) has signed a national letter of intent and will be a Sacred Heart Pioneer in the fall of 2011.
November 15, 2010
Sacred Heart Squares Off With Saint Joseph's Tuesday Night
Women's Basketball tips-off at 7:00 pm Tuesday night looking to open the 2010-11 season a perfect 2-0.
November 15, 2010
Kiley Evans Wins First Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Player of the Week Honor
Kiley Evans (Cazenovia, NY) recorded her second career double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds to take home the first Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference player of the week award of her career.
November 12, 2010
Second Half Surge Propels Women’s Hoops To 65-48 Opening Night Win
Kiley Evans (Cazenovia, NY) posted her second career double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds as the SHU women’s basketball team defeated Saint Peter’s 65-48 in their first game of the 2010-11 season.
November 10, 2010
Pioneers Set To Open 2010-11 Season Friday Night Against Saint Peter's
The Sacred Heart University women's basketball team tips-off the new season at home Friday in a 7:00 pm showdown with the Saint Peter's Peahens.
November 4, 2010
Pioneer Women’s Basketball Tabbed Third In Preseason Coaches Poll
The Sacred Heart women’s basketball team has been picked to finish third in the 2010-11 NEC standings in a vote of the league’s 12 head coaches.
October 26, 2010
SHU Women's Basketball Stays Active In The Community
This past week the Pioneers took a break from their preparation for the 2010-11 campaign to lend a hand and support the local community.
October 19, 2010
Amanda Pape Enters Fairfield County Sports Hall of Fame
Women's basketball star Amanda Pape was recently inducted into the Fairfield County Sports Hall of Fame.
September 17, 2010
SHU Women's Basketball Releases 2010-11 Schedule
The Sacred Heart women's basketball team officially announced its 29-game schedule as the Pioneers tip-off the 2010-11 campaign November 12th at home against Saint Peters.
September 7, 2010
Women's Basketball Set To Host Fall Clinic October 21st
The Pioneer womens basketball team will be holding an open youth clinic October 21st from 6-8 pm at the Pitt Center.
August 26, 2010
Former Pioneer Kaitlin Sowinski To Play Professionally In Italy For Pool Comense
Sowinski heads to Lake Como, Italy for the 2010-11 season to play for Pool Comense of the Italy A-1 League.
July 30, 2010
Jenna McLaughlin Named Pioneer Womens Basketball Graduate Assistant Coach
McLaughlin becomes final member of women's basketball 2010-11 coaching staff.
July 28, 2010
SHU Nike Girls Basketball Camp In Full Swing
Approximately 400 campers will participate in the three session event that runs from July 25th through August 5th.
July 1, 2010
Pioneers Name Team Captains for 2010-11 Season
Sacred Heart Head Coach Ed Swanson announced that seniors Alisa Apo, Maggie Cosgrove and Maureen Reilly have been elected team captains for the 2010-11 women's basketball season.
May 6, 2010
Pioneer Women's Hoop Adds Fourth Player for 2010-11
Sacred Heart women's basketball head coach Ed Swanson announced the signing of Blair Koniszewski (Vienna, VA / Paul VI H.S.) to a National Letter of Intent for the 2010-11 season. Koniszewski joins Ericka Norman (Chino Hills, CA / Chino Hills H.S.), Enjoli Bland (Queen Creek, AZ / Basha H.S.) and Elise Lorenz (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA / Santa Margarita Catholic H.S.) in this year's recruiting class and will join the Pioneers this fall.