Athletics News

  • Two SHU eSports Student-Athletes Among The 156 Selected to Receive ECAC All-Academic Honors
    January 28, 2020
    The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced the eSports All-Academic recipients for the fall 2019 semester on Monday afternoon. Ashley Shepherd (3.57 GPA) from the Overwatch team and Aaron Bitz (3.62) from the Rocket League and Hearthstone teams. 
  • Asia Gardner Earns Third WHAC Women's Track Athlete of the Week in Career
    January 27, 2020
    Siena Heights sprinter Asia Gardner (Westland, Mich.) was named the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) women's track athlete of the week as announced by the league office this afternoon.
  • Saints Defeat Blue Devils in Four To Earn First WHAC Win
    January 25, 2020
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's volleyball team defeated Lawrence Tech 3-1 in Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) play. Evan Cashen (St. Joseph, Mich.) led the Saints with 17 kills in the win. 
  • Saints Fall to Indiana Tech on the Road in WHAC Play
    January 25, 2020
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- The Siena Heights men's basketball team fell to Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) opponent Indiana Tech on Saturday afternoon. Keith Jordan Jr. (Senior, Toledo, Ohio) led the Saints earning a double-double with 23 points and 10 rebounds in the losing effort.
  • #14 Saints Suffer first WHAC Loss at #13 Indiana Tech
    January 25, 2020
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- The 14th-ranked Siena Heights women's basketball team saw its 14-game winning streak snapped in an 84-70 loss at the hands of the 13th-ranked Indiana Tech. Demi Russell (Toledo, Ohio) led the Saints with 22 points in the losing effort.
  • Saints Dance Team Wins Halo Classic
    January 25, 2020
    ADRIAN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights dance team finished the Halo Classic with a score of 80.00 to take the top spot in the competition on Saturday afternoon at the SHU Fieldhouse.
  • Saints Finish in Third Place Winning Three Events at the Larry Cole Invitational
    January 24, 2020
    ADA, Ohio. -- The Siena Heights men's track and field team placed third with 121 points at the Larry Cole Invitational hosted by Ohio Northern University on Friday. Naythan Haslam (Sophomore, Wyndotte, Mich.) earned first place in the 500m with a time of 1:07.70. He also placed fourth in the 200m with a time of 23.35 seconds. Davion Curry (Junior, Detroit, Mich.) won the long jump with a distance of 6.93m (22'9"). He also placed second in the 60m with a time of 7.14 seconds and fourth in the triple jump with a distance of 12.47m (40' 11"). Jefferson Edwards (Sophomore, Toledo, Ohio) had a distance of 16.47m (54' 05") in the weight throw for first place. He also placed fourth in the shot put with a distance of 13.18m (43' 3").
  • Saints Use Eight Event Wins To Top Larry Cole Invitational at Ohio Northern
    January 24, 2020
    ADA, Ohio -- The Siena Heights women's indoor track and field team finished first in the team standings with 169.5 team points. The Saints finished 24.5 points ahead of host Ohio Northern to take the top spot.
  • 15 Siena Heights Football Players Earned Spots on the 2019 MSFA All-Academic Team
    January 23, 2020
    A record total of 226 student-athletes were named to the 2019 MSFA All-Academic Team.
  • Saints Can't Complete Upset of #9 Aquinas
    January 22, 2020
    ADRIAN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's volleyball team won the first two sets of the match against No. 9 Aquinas, but the visiting Saints rallied to force a fifth set and pulled out the 3-2 victory. Keegan Crawford (Columbus, Ohio) led the SHU Saints with a 40-assist, 16-dig double-double in the losing effort.
  • Austin Three-Pointer Propels Saints Over Cornerstone in Final Seconds
    January 22, 2020
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's basketball team rallied in the final seconds to earn their fourth straight win over Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) opponent Cornerstone on Wednesday night. PJ Austin (Senior, Cleveland, Ohio) drained the game-winning three-pointer with two seconds left in the game.
  • #14 Saints Roll Through Cornerstone on the Road
    January 22, 2020
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The 14th-ranked Saints women's basketball team rolled through Cornerstone on the road 82-46 to improve to 12-0 in Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) play and 20-1 overall. Demi Russell (Toledo, Ohio) led Siena Heights with an 18-point, 11-rebound double-double. 
  • Jordan Named WHAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week
    January 20, 2020
    Siena Heights men's basketball senior Keith Jordan Jr. (Toledo, Ohio) earned the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) men's basketball player of the week as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
  • Peyton Banks Earned Third WHAC Player of the Week This Season
    January 20, 2020
    Siena Heights women's basketball sophomore Peyton Banks (Wadsworth, Ohio) was tabbed the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) women's basketball player of the week when the league office announced the awards on Monday afternoon.
  • Saints Split on Day Two of Oak Invitational in California
    January 18, 2020
    ATHERTON, Calif. -- The Siena Heights men's volleyball team split matches on the final day in California as the Saints won 3-2 over Hope International before falling in straight sets to No. 7 Menlo in the second match. Bryce Johnson (Pickerington, Ohio) continued to lead the Saints attack with 18 kills in the first match and a team-high seven in the second.
  • Saints Earn Third-Straight Win in Another Close WHAC Contest
    January 18, 2020
    ADRIAN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's basketball team put up a fight in the final seconds to earn their third straight victory over Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) opponent Concordia (Mich.) on Saturday afternoon. Keith Jordan Jr. (Senior, Toledo, Ohio) led the Saints as he earned a double-double with 20 points and a team-high of 11 rebounds.
  • #14 Saints Stay Perfect in WHAC Play With Win Over Concordia (Mich.)
    January 18, 2020
    ADRIAN, Mich. -- The 14th-ranked Siena Heights women's basketball team remains perfect in Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) play after a 77-66 win over Concordia (Mich.) on Saturday evening. Peyton Banks (Wadsworth, Ohio) scored a career-high 34 points to push the Saints past the Cardinals.
  • Saints Drop First Two Matches in California
    January 17, 2020
    ATHERTON, Calif. -- The Siena Heights men's volleyball team dropped a 3-1 decision to UC Merced before Life (Ga.) rallied from a 2-0 deficit to take a 3-2 win from the Saints in the second match. Bryce Johnson (Pickerington, Ohio) totaled 33 kills 19 digs to lead the Saints on the day.
  • Dickerson Three-Pointer Lifts Saints Over Rochester in Final Seconds
    January 15, 2020
    ROCHESTER, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's basketball team snuck past Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) opponent Rochester, on Wednesday night. Keith Jordan Jr. (Senior, Toledo, Ohio) earned a double-double with 24 points and a team-high of 10 rebounds. 
  • Saints Improve to 10-0 in WHAC Play With Road-Win Over Rochester
    January 15, 2020
    ROCHESTER, Mich. -- The nationally-ranked Siena Heights women's basketball team improved to 10-0 in Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) play after a convincing 83-69 win on the road against Rochester. Peyton Banks (Wadsworth, Ohio) led the Saints with her second 30-point performance of the season.
  • Demi Russell Named WHAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week
    January 13, 2020
    Siena Heights women's basketball senior Demi Russell (Toledo, Ohio) was chosen the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) women's basketball player of the week as announced by the league office this afternoon.
  • Saints Drop Both Matches on Final Day of the Michigan Men's Volleyball Invitational
    January 12, 2020
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's volleyball team ended the Michigan Men's Volleyball Invitational at Aquinas with a 2-2 record after day two. The Saints dropped a five-set decision to Adrian College in the first match and were defeated in straight sets by host Aquinas in the second set.
  • Russell Leads Saints to Double-Digit Win Over Ranked Blue Devils
    January 11, 2020
    ADRIAN, Mich. -- Senior Demi Russell (Toledo, Ohio) scored 17 points in the fourth quarter to propel the 19th-ranked Saints past the No. 25 Blue Devils 87-76. The win gives Siena Heights the first-ever 9-0 start in Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) play.
  • Half-Court Buzzer-Beater the Difference in Saint 87-86 Win Over Lawrence Tech
    January 11, 2020
    ADRIAN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's basketball team rallied past Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) opponent Lawrence Tech in the final second of the game, on Saturday afternoon. Kevin Smith II (Senior, Columbus, Ohio) made a buzzer-beater half-court shot in the final second of the game to give the Saints the victory.
  • Three Saints Earn Provos to Highlight Outing at SVSU
    January 10, 2020
    SAGINAW, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's track and field team competed at the Saginaw Valley State University Classic on Friday. Naythan Haslam (Sophomore, Wyndotte, Mich.) had a B-Standard mark in the first place finish of 48.99 in the 400m. Davion Curry (Junior, Detroit, Mich.) had a B-Standard mark in the first place finish of (7.03m [23' 0.75"]) in the long jump. Jefferson Edwards (Sophomore, Toledo, Ohio) had a B-Standard mark in the first place finish of (16.25m [53' 3.75"]) in the weight throw.
  • Saints Men's Volleyball Begins 2020 Season With Two Shutout Victories at Michigan Men's Volleyball Invitational
    January 10, 2020
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's volleyball team began the 2020 campaign with two 3-0 wins over Olivet College and Lawrence Tech University on the first day of the Michigan Men's Volleyball Invitational held at Aquinas on Friday. Junior Bryce Johnson (Pickerington, Ohio) led the Saints in kills with 12 against the Comets and nine against the Blue Devils.
  • Saints Extend Winning Streak to 10 After Blow Out Win Over Calumet College St. Joseph
    January 06, 2020
    ADRIAN, Mich. -- The 19th-ranked Siena Heights women's basketball team cruised to an 82-46 win over Calumet College St. Joseph to extend its winning streak to 10 on Monday night in the Siena Heights Fieldhouse. Peyton Banks (Wadsworth, Ohio) tallied her fourth-straight double-double with a team-high 21 points and 10 rebounds.
  • Saints Drop One to No. 21 UM-Dearborn in WHAC Play
    January 04, 2020
    DEARBORN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's basketball team dropped their fifth Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) game to number 21 ranked Michigan-Dearborn on the road Saturday afternoon. DeMarco Dickerson (Senior, Detroit, Mich.) led the Saints with 22 points, four rebounds, two assists, and two steals.
  • Demi Russell HIts 1000 Points as the #19 Saints Remain Perfect in WHAC Play After Road Win Against UM-Dearborn
    January 04, 2020
    DEARBORN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights women's basketball team remained perfect in Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) play after a 76-69 win over Michigan-Dearborn on the road Saturday afternoon. Peyton Banks (Wadsworth, Ohio) recorded her third consecutive double-double by tallying a team-high 25 points and 12 rebounds.
  • Saints Suffer First Loss of the New Year to Huntington
    January 02, 2020
    HUNTINGTON, Ind. -- The Siena Heights men's basketball team fell short, 119-85, at Huntington on Thursday night. DeMarco Dickerson (Senior, Detroit, Mich.) led the Saints with 28 points, and a team-high of three assists.
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