Sacred Heart Pioneers

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Sacred Heart Pioneers
University Sacred Heart University
Conference Northeast Conference (most sports)
Atlantic Hockey (men's ice hockey)
Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (men's baseball)
EIWA (wrestling)
NCAA Division I
Athletic director Bobby Valentine
Location Fairfield, CT
Varsity teams 32
Football stadium Campus Field
Basketball arena William H. Pitt Center
Baseball stadium Pioneer Park, The Ballpark at Harbor Yard
Other arenas Milford Ice Pavilion, Webster Bank Arena
Nickname Pioneers
     Red       White       Gray

The Sacred Heart Pioneers are the 32 sports teams (14 men, 18 women) representing Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut in intercollegiate athletics, including men and women's basketball, cross country, fencing, golf, hockey, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, track & field, and volleyball; women's-only bowling, field hockey, rowing, and swimming; and men's-only baseball, football, and wrestling. The Pioneers compete in the NCAA Division I and are members of the Northeast Conference.[1]


Men Women
Baseball Basketball
Basketball Bowling
Cross Country Cross Country
Fencing Fencing
Football Field Hockey
Golf Golf
Hockey Hockey
Lacrosse Lacrosse
Soccer Rowing
Tennis Soccer
Track & Field Swimming
Volleyball Tennis
Wrestling Track & Field
Rugby (2015)

Additions and subtractions[edit]

Sacred Heart will add women's rugby as a varsity sport, beginning Fall 2015, becoming the 32nd varsity sport offered by Sacred Heart.[2]


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