2019 SHU Men's Volleyball News

  • Men's Volleyball Sweeps Kean at Home
    March 21, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, CONN. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team upset No. 3 Kean, 3-0, Thursday afternoon at home. The win improves the Pioneers to 3-11 overall, while Kean drops to 18-4 on the year. Emerson Waumans and Jakob Karlsson led SHU with nine kills apiece, while Ramiro Balaguer led the Pioneers with 22 assists. The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, Mar. 30, when the Pioneers play host to Penn State at 5 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to Harvard in Straight Sets
    March 16, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, MASS. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team fell to Harvard, 3-0, Saturday afternoon on the road. The loss drops the Pioneers to 2-11 overall and 1-7 in the EIVA, while Harvard improves to 5-9 on the year and 5-3 in EIVA play. Taylor Bloomquist led the Pioneers with nine kills, while Noah Ricchetti led SHU with 24 assists in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Thursday, Mar. 21, when the Pioneers play host to Kean at 6 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to George Mason in Four Sets
    March 02, 2019
    FAIRFAX, Va. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team fell to George Mason, 3-1, Saturday evening on the road. The loss drops the Pioneers to 2-10 overall and 1-6 in the EIVA, while the Patriots improve to 12-4 on the year and 6-2 in EIVA play. Taylor Bloomquist led the Pioneers with 10 kills, while Ramiro Balaguer led SHU with 32 assists in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, Mar. 16, when they travel to take on Harvard at 4 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to George Mason, 3-0
    March 01, 2019
    FAIRFAX, Va. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team fell to George Mason, 3-0, Friday evening on the road. The loss drops the Pioneers to 2-8 overall and 1-4 in the EIVA, while the Patriots improve to 11-4 on the year and 5-2 in EIVA play. Emerson Waumans led the Pioneers with 13 kills and six digs, while. Noah Richetti led SHU with 20 assists in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, Mar. 2, when they play George Mason in an EIVA matchup at 7 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls To Princeton
    February 23, 2019
    Bloomquiest has eight kills in 3-0 loss to EIVA foe
  • Men's Volleyball Earns First EIVA Win of the Season in 3-1 win over NJIT
    February 22, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team earned its first EIVA win of the season, defeating NJIT 3-1 Friday evening at home. The win improves the Pioneers to 2-7 overall and 1-3 in the EIVA, while the Highlanders fall to 4-6 on the year and 0-2 in EIVA play. Tom Wisniewski led the Pioneers with a game-high 10 kills. Noah Richetti led SHU with a game-high 39 assists, while Blake Cox recorded a game-high 17 digs in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, Feb. 23, when they play host to Princeton in an EIVA matchup at 4 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to Penn St. in Straight Sets on the Road
    February 16, 2019
    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to Penn State Friday evening on the road. The loss drops the Pioneers to 1-7 overall and 0-3 in the EIVA, while the Nittany Lions improve to 6-0 on the year and 3-0 in conference play. Emerson Waumans led the Pioneers with a game-high 13 kils. Noah Richetti led SHU with a game-high 21 assists, while Blake Cox recorded a game-high 10 digs in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Friday, Feb. 22, when they play host to NJIT in an EIVA matchup at 7 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to St. Francis U. in Straight Sets
    February 15, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to St. Francis U. Friday evening on the road. The loss drops the Pioneers to 1-6 overall and 0-2 in the EIVA, while the Red Flash improve to 7-5 on the year and 1-1 in conference play. Emerson Waumans and Jakob Karlsson led the Pioneers with nine kills apiece. Noah Richetti led SHU with 17 assists in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, Feb. 16, when they travel to take on Penn State at 7 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to Ball State, 3-1 at Home
    February 02, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team dropped a 3-1 decision to visiting Ball State Saturday evening at the Pitt Center. The loss drops the Pioneers to 1-5 overall and 0-1 in league play while the Cardinals improve to 6-4 on the year. Emerson Waumans led the Pioneers with 16 kills and hit .229 on the night. Noah Ricchetti led SHU with 29 assists and 10 digs in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Friday, Feb. 15, when they travel to take on St. Francis U at 7 p.m.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to Purdue Fort Wayne, 3-1
    February 01, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team dropped a 3-1 decision to visiting Purdue Fort Wayne Friday evening at the Pitt Center. The loss drops the Pioneers to 1-4 overall and 0-1 in league play while the Mastodons improve to 5-4 on the year. Emerson Waumans led the Pioneers with 12 kills and hit .207 on the night. Noah Ricchetti led SHU with 36 assists and Tim McIntosh added 14 digs in the loss. The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, Feb. 2, when they host Ball State at the Pitt Center.
  • Men's Volleyball Match Vs. Kean Postponed
    January 30, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men’s volleyball match vs. Kean has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances.
  • Volleyball Falls 3-1 To Harvard In EIVA Opener
    January 24, 2019
    Ricchetti hands out 28 assists and records four blocks
  • Bertucci Picks Up First SHU Win, 3-0 Over Saint Joseph's
    January 19, 2019
    The Pioneers swept the visitor 25-13, 25-15, 25-16
  • Men's Volleyball Falls to Stevens, 3-1
    January 15, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men's volleyball team suffered its second-consecutive loss, as the Pioneers fell to Stevens Institute of Technology, 3-1, Tuesday night at the Pitt Center. The loss drops the Pioneers to 0-2 on the year, while the Ducks improve to 1-0. SHU was led by an 18 -kill effort of Emerson Waumans, while Noah Ricchetti handed out 39 assists for the Pioneers. The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, January 19, when they host St. Joseph’s at 1:00 pm
  • SHU Athletics Offering Free Tickets To Federal Employees During Shutdown
    January 11, 2019
    Federal employees affected by the partial shutdown can receive two free tickets to home SHU events.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls To UC San Diego In Season Opener
    January 11, 2019
    Waumans leads Pioneers with 12 kills
  • Men's Volleyball Announces 2019 Schedule
    December 26, 2018
    The Sacred Heart men's volleyball team released its 2019 schedule on Wednesday, Dec. 26. The Pioneers will play 13 matches at the Pitt Center, including the season-opener on Jan. 11 against UC San Diego.
  • Robert Bertucci Tabbed Men's Volleyball Head Coach
    October 23, 2018
    Veteran coach has led programs at Lehigh, Temple and Rutgers during a career that spans four decades