The 19th ranked Sacred Heart University bowling team posted a 4-0 record on the first day of the Wildcat Classic, in Orlando, Fla. The victories improve the Pioneers to 37-22 on the season. The Pioneers totaled a tournament-best 4,792 pins on the opening day of competition, an average pifall of 191.7, which is 6.7 points better than second place, Tulane. Friday's matches were baker format.
Match 1: SHU 927, Florida A&M 860
Match 2: SHU 962, #16 Tulane, 921
Match 3: SHU 988, #8 Stephen F. Austin 850
Match 4: SHU 948, Tusculum 869
The Pioneers continue play in the 12-team event on Saturday, with five traditional matches.