Brette Lawrence Named To NFCA All-Region Third Team
Villanova senior Brette Lawrence was selected to the NFCA Mideast Region Third Team, as announced by the organization on Thursday. Lawrence had a stellar final season for the Wildcats, accumulating a 25-11 record on the mound with a 2.79 ERA.
Women’s Track & Field Earns 20 All-BIG EAST Honors
The official list of all-conference performers from last weekend’s outdoor BIG EAST Championships was announced on Tuesday afternoon, and the Villanova women’s track & field team had 14 student-athletes combine to earn 20 All-BIG EAST honors during the conference meet. Headlining the list were six athletes who earned all-conference recognition in both an individual event and a relay.
Villanova Drops Game Two of Conference Series to St. John's, 6-0
The game was scoreless up until the fifth inning when St. John’s (40-8, 13-4 BIG EAST) scored five runs to break open the game on Friday afternoon at Jack Kaiser Stadium in Queens, N.Y. The Wildcats (13-33, 4-13 BIG EAST) were able to produce seven hits, while junior Ryan Doty (Rye, N.Y.) was able to control the Red Storm for four innings against an impressive offensive lineup.
Men’s Track & Field Earns 16 All-BIG EAST Honors
The official list of all-conference performers from last weekend’s outdoor BIG EAST Championships was announced on Tuesday afternoon, and the Villanova men’s track & field team had 11 student-athletes combine to earn 16 All-BIG EAST honors during the conference meet. Headlining the list were the three athletes who won individual events during the meet, as well as the Wildcats champion 4x800 meter relay squad.
Early Burst of Runs Costs Villanova 15-1 Loss to No. 20 St. John's
An early seven run inning helped the St. John’s Red Storm cruise past Villanova in BIG EAST Conference play at Jack Kaiser Stadium in Queens N.Y. on Thursday afternoon. Despite the loss, the Wildcats were able to produce one run on ten hits in the 15-1 loss. Sophomore Juan De La Espriella (Westin, Fla.) entered the game in the sixth inning and went two for two on the day.
Wildcats Named One of Thirteen Programs With Perfect APR
The Villanova field hockey team continues to succeed in the classroom as they were named one of thirteen schools who received NCAA Public Recognition Awards. The Wildcats received a perfect APR score of 1,000.
Weekend Preview: Villanova Heads to St. John's for Conference Finale
The Villanova baseball team will travel to St. John's for the last conference series of the year. This series will also close out the regular season for the Wildcats. St. John's is currently in the top 25 Division I Baseball rankings at number 20.
Bats Break Out, But Villanova Falls 11-5 to Penn State
The bats broke out for the Wildcats (13-31) in the top of the second inning at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park against Penn State (17-35) on Tuesday evening, but Villanova was defeated 11-5. Doug deMarrais (Bernardsville, N.J.) went three for four on the day with one RBI, while freshman Dominic Sarro (North Riverside, Ill.) had two hits and two RBI.