2018-19 Sacred Heart Women's Rowing News

  • Danielle Varley Named to All-MAAC Second Team
    May 19, 2019
    PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP, N.J. - The Sacred Heart University rowing team completed its season Sunday at the MAAC Championship. The Pioneers finished in ninth-place in the team standings, tallying seven points. Following the championship, the All-MAAC teams were announced. Senior Danielle Varley garnered All-MAAC Second Team Honors.
  • Women's Rowing Names 16 to MAAC All-Academic Team
    May 17, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart rowing team had 16 student-athletes named to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference All-Academic Team on Friday afternoon. The Pioneers 16 members was tied for the second-most with Fairfield, trailing Manhattan’s conference-high 19 honorees. To be eligible for the MAAC All-Academic Team, a student-athlete must complete two semesters at their institution and hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Women's Rowing Novice 4 Takes First Place at Spring Mets
    May 07, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, CT - The Sacred Heart women’s rowing team took part in the Spring Mets, hosted by Iona on Sunday May 5th, where the Pioneers’ women’s novice 4 took home first place.
  • Women's Rowing Has Two Finish in First at SHU Invite
    May 05, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart women’s rowing team hosted the SHU Invite on Saturday April 13th, where both novice teams placed first in their respective events.
  • Women's Rowing Concludes Competition at Cooper Invitational
    April 07, 2019
    CAMDEN, NJ–– The Sacred Heart University women’s rowing team competed in the Cooper Invitational, where the freshman/novice boat finished in second overall.
  • Women's Rowing Concludes Competition vs. Stetson
    March 11, 2019
    DELAND, FL. — The Sacred Heart University women's rowing team competed in a scrimmage against Stetson over the weekend, finishing in second in two races and racing uncontested in a third.
  • Women's Rowing Tabbed Ninth in MAAC Preseason Poll
    February 21, 2019
    EDISON, NJ – The Sacred Heart University women's rowing team was selected to finish it's 2019 season ninth according to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference's (MAAC) coaches as announced by the office league Friday morning.
  • Women's Rowing Closes Fall Season at Fall Mets
    November 10, 2018
    ORCHARD BEACH, N.Y. — The Sacred Heart University women's rowing team closed its Fall season by taking part in the Fall Mets, where the Pioneers won the Novice 8 event on Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Rowing Wraps SHU Scare vs Fairfield
    November 03, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — The Sacred Heart University women's rowing team took part in the SHU Scare, where the Pioneers competed against local-foe Fairfield Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Rowing Postpones SHU Scare
    October 26, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University women’s rowing team's SHU Scare event against Fairfield has been postponed due to impending weather.
  • Women's Rowing Announces Captains for 2018-19 Season
    October 18, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Sacred Heart University head women’s rowing coach Nicoleta Mantescu and assistant coach Jaclyn Smith announced on Thursday that Danielle Varely and Caroline Bolletino have been named team captains for the 2018-19 season.
  • Women's Rowing Takes Part in Meters for Myeloma Event
    October 15, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn - The Sacred Heart University women’s rowing participated in the Meters for Myeloma 5K walk/run, hosted by the Fairfield University rowing team on Sunday afternoon. Multiple myeloma is the second most common blood cancer and currently there is no cure. Fairfield rowing decided to host the event to raise both awareness and funds for multiple myeloma research.
  • SHU Women's Rowing Concludes Meet at Navy Day Regatta
    October 13, 2018
    PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — The Sacred Heart University women's rowing team took part in the Navy Day Regatta, where the Pioneers competed against local powerhouses Drexel, Temple, Penn, St. Joseph’s, Navy and Delaware on Saturday afternoon. The Novice Eight team led SHU to its highest finish of the day, with an 11th place finish.
  • Women's Rowing Takes First in Novice 8 at Tail of the Housatonic Meet
    October 06, 2018
    SHELTON, Conn. — The Sacred Heart University women's rowing team hosted Iona and in-state rival Fairfield for a 5K race in the Tail of the Housatonic meet on Saturday.