Fairfield, CT - Seniors Jack Pardue and Frank Vetere have been elected to the 2018-2019 All Star Challenge roster. Players will compete in an all star tournament April 11-14, 2019. Pardue was also selected 2nd team all conference for the Super East. All Star and All Conference selections are made based on voting by coaching staffs of Super East teams.
Over the course of his career at SHU thus far, Pardue has accumulated 111 points in 103 games played. He’s netted 8 game winners for the Pioneers, including one in overtime last weekend against conference opponent Central Connecticut State University. Pardue capped his SHU career by being elected captain for the 2018-2019 campaign, and has accounted for a career high 39 points this season.
Vetere has appeared in 63 games during his career at SHU, totally 49 points. His 25 goals include 7 game winners for the Pioneers. A versatile player, Vetere has seen minutes as both a forward and a defenseman. After sophomore and senior seasons cut short by injury, Vetere is an example of resiliency along with his hockey skill and dedication to the team.