Wildcats Riding High into BIG EAST Play
The Villanova men’s lacrosse team is riding a four game winning streak into the start of BIG EAST play. This team started out 0-3 for the first time in over 20 years and has bounced back to a team that is receiving votes in the national polls and has two marquee wins. Now 5-4 Villanova will open up BIG EAST play this weekend when they host the Marquette Golden Eagles
Czinege and Schryver Named Senior CLASS Award Candidates
Senior second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) and senior starting pitcher Hunter Schryver (Mechanicsburg, Pa.) were each among the 30 initial student-athletes named on Monday afternoon as candidates for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award. The prestigious honor is presented to a student-athlete who has notable achievements in the areas of community, classroom, character and competition. The initial list of 30 candidates will be narrowed to 10 finalists midway through the regular season.
Villanova Set To Entertain Delaware State Wednesday
The Villanova softball team (13-9, 2-1 BIG EAST) will host Delaware State (5-16, 4-1 MEAC) on Wednesday afternoon for a doubleheader beginning at 2:30 p.m.
Villanova In Second Place After First Day Of Wildcat Invitational
The Villanova men’s golf team is in second place out of 19 teams after the first day of the Wildcat Invitational at the White Manor Country Club.
Wildcats Win at Indiana to Advance to WNIT Semifinals
The Villanova Wildcats traveled to Bloomington, Ind., on Sunday afternoon where they tallied a 69-57 win over the Indiana Hoosiers in the quarterfinal round of the WNIT.
Comerford Named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week
After an eight-point week, rookie attack Katie Comerford earned her second BIG EAST Freshman of the Week honor of the season, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday.
Liberty Bell Classic Quarterfinal Postponed to Wednesday
Inclement weather has once again forced a change to the baseball schedule, although this time around Mother Nature will only force a 24-hour postponement. Villanova will face Saint Joseph's at Smithson Field in Merion Station in the quarterfinal round of the Liberty Bell Classic on Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. The teams met for a midweek game last Tuesday, which was the last time the Wildcats were on the field.
Offensive Burst Paces Wildcats Over Bearcats 16-10
On a day that honored junior midfield Kathleen O’Connor before the game, the Villanova Wildcats (3-6, 1-1 BIG EAST) put up a season-high 16 goals and took down the Cincinnati Bearcats (4-6, 0-2 BIG EAST) 16-10 on Sunday afternoon.