Sacred Heart Women's Ice Hockey News

June 28, 2016
Eight Earn NSCA Strength And Conditioning All-America
Honorees represent eight Pioneer programs, with four seniors, two juniors and two sophomores selected

June 2, 2016
SHU Captures NEC Brenda Weare Commissioner's Cup For Sixth Time
HU also captured its ninth Joan Martin Commissioner’s Cup for excellence in women’s sports

May 13, 2016
Pioneers Celebrate Class Of 2016
Sean Ferguson of the cross country/track & field team and Katie DeRienzo of the women’s tennis team received the top honors of the Pioneer Award and are the Pioneers’ nominees for the Northeast Conference Student-Athlete of the Year award.

February 24, 2016
St. Michael's Comeback Ends Sacred Heart's Season
The loss means SHU ends its campaign 12-13-2 overall, the most wins for the Pioneers since the 2012-13 season.

February 13, 2016
Fontaine Blanks Neumann on Senior Day
enior goalie Amanda Fontaine ended her regular season career with a 30 saves and a shutout of Neumann in Sacred Heart’s 3-0 blanking of the Knights on Senior Day Saturday afternoon at the Sports Center of Connecticut.

February 12, 2016
Third-Period Rally Comes Up Short Against Neumann
The Sacred Heart University Women’s ice hockey team fell short against the Neumann Knights in a 4-2 loss on Friday night at The Sports Center of Connecticut. The comeback began early in the third period on Taylor Moreland’s 11th goal of the season, and freshman Savannah Hersey’s first career tally, but the rally was stopped with just under a minute left in the game.

February 9, 2016
Late SHU Comeback Falls Just Short in 4-3 Loss at Trinity
The Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team scored three third period goals, including two in the final 2:15 of the game, but it was not enough to overcome an early 3-0 deficit.

February 6, 2016
SHU Completes Weekend Sweep of Johnson & Wales with 3-1 Win
The weekend sweep puts the Sacred Heart Women’s ice hockey team back over .500 with a record of 11-10-2.

February 5, 2016
Third Period Surge Leads to 6-1 Triumph at Johnson & Wales
The Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team exploded for four goals in the final 9:37 of the game. Taylor Moreland scored twice in the win, which evens the Pioneers record at 10-10-2.

February 2, 2016
Stathopoulos Milestone Goal Helps SHU to 2-1 Win Over Becker

January 30, 2016
Pioneers Fall To William Smith 4-1 Saturday
The Sacred Heart women’s hockey team got a late goal from Cassandra Hanlon, but it was not enough to get the Pioneers past the William Smith Herons Saturday in a 4-1 loss at the Sports Center of Connecticut.

January 29, 2016
Cleary Nets First Career Collegiate Goal in Loss to William Smith
40-26 shot advantage for the Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team was not enough to beat opposing goaltender Laurel Brown and the William Smith Herons in a 4-1 loss.

January 23, 2016
Several SHU Athletic Events Postponed on Saturday
Due to the inclement weather, several Sacred Heart athletic events scheduled for Saturday have been postponed. For continuous updates about the status of Sacred Heart athletic events this weekend, be sure to follow @SHUBigRed on Twitter.

January 22, 2016
Second Period Surge Propells SHU Past Becker
SHU dominated play, outshooting Becker 46-13 over the three periods, including 20-1 in the decisive three-goal second period.

January 19, 2016
PIoneers Third Period Effort Not Enough in Loss to Wesleyan
Following a near even first two periods in which Wesleyan (4-9-0) had a slight 18-17 edge in shots, Sacred Heart held a 15-6 advantage in the final twenty minutes. That included the final six of game, and four in the final 1:37 after the Pioneers pulled their goalie.

January 16, 2016
Two Third Period Goals Propel Stevenson Past SHU
Two goals in the final 9:54 of the game propelled the Mustangs to a 2-0 shutout win over the Pioneers.

January 15, 2016
SHU Comeback Falls Short Ending Winning Streak
SHU nearly erased a 3-0 second period deficit, but the loss ultimately snapped a four game winning streak to bring the Pioneers’ record to 7-6-2.

January 9, 2016
Fontaine Leads Pioneers to DoubleTree Hockey Classic Title
Sacred Heart’s second straight 5-0 victory, this one over St Michael’s on the final day of the DoubleTree Hockey Classic on Saturday evening.

January 8, 2016
Magee's Shutout and Four Third Period Goals Highlight 5-0 Blanking of Plymouth State
Nicole Magee recorded her second consecutive shutout, and the Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team erupted for four third period goals in blanking Plymouth State 5-0

January 6, 2016
Smith's Overtime Game Winner Gives SHU Sweep of Southern Maine
Brittany Smith’s first career-game winning goal just 1:03 into overtime gave the Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team a 2-1 victory for a sweep of the Huskies.

January 5, 2016
Magee's Records First Career Shutout in 2-0 Win at Southern Maine
econd period goals from Casey Stathopoulos and Megan Finlay were more than enough for Sacred Heart goaltender Nicole Magee, who made 28 saves.

January 3, 2016
Pioneers Drop Hard Fought 3-2 Decision To Saint Anselm
Stathopoulos tallies both Pioneer goals

January 2, 2016
Six Pioneers Score in 6-1 Win Over Salem State
Varano and Skelley both finished with a goal and an assist to pace the Pioneer effort.

December 6, 2015
Pioneers Enter Winter Break with 1-1 Tie Against Franklin Pierce
Two shorthanded goals were all either offense could manage as goaltenders Amanda Fontaine and Shannon O’Neil combined to make 66 save. The Pioneers will enter their winter break unbeaten in four of their previous five and standing at 2-4-2 overall.

December 5, 2015
SHU Falls Victim to Four Goal Third Period at Franklin Pierce
The loss snaps SHU’s three game unbeaten stretch, as the Pioneers fall to 2-4-1.

November 29, 2015
Fontaine Helps Pioneers to 1-1 Tie at Morrisville St.
Amanda Fontaine made 39 saves and a Taylor Moreland just 6:53 into the game helped SHU stretch its unbeaten streak to three.

November 28, 2015
SHU Scores Four Second Period Goals in 7-2 Win at Morrisville State
It was the most goals for the program for since the 2012 season, as the Pioneers won its second straight game to improve to 2-3.

November 24, 2015
SHU Holds For First Win at Wesleyan
Cassandra Hanlon’s scored the game-winner 11:52 remaining and Nicole Magee made 37 saves in net.

November 21, 2015
Late Goal Lifts Rhode Island Past SHU, 3-2
Sacred Heart had a 47-16 advantage in shots but were downed by a URI goal with just 21 seconds let.

November 20, 2015
Six Pioneers Score in 6-1 Win Over Rhode Island
n addition to scoring goals, Teagan Ketchum and Hannah Sullivan picked up assists to lead the Pioneers with two points each. Nicole Magee made 16 saves on the night to earn the win.

November 14, 2015
Magee's Career Day in Net Not Enough in 6-1 Loss at Brown
Magee made a career-high 43 saves.

October 31, 2015
Pioneers Score in Third; Drop Home-Opener to Holy Cross 2-1
SHU cut the lead in half 30 seconds into the final period when Carly Radovich ripped a slapshot past the Holy Cross goaltender for her first goal of the season.

October 30, 2015
SHU Comeback Falls Short in Season-Opening Loss at Holy Cross
Two third period goals were not enough to overcome a 4-1 deficit, as the Sacred Heart women’s ice hockey team fell 5-3. Casey Stathopoulos led the Pioneers with two points on a power play goal and assist

October 12, 2015
Women's Ice Hockey Hosts Alumni Game
The Sacred Heart women's ice hockey team welcomed back former members of the program for its annual Alumni Game this past Saturday at the Sports Center of Connecticut.