Wildcats Bats Come Alive in First Inning but Drop to Boston College, 10-3
Freshman left fielder Tyler Bruno (Breinigsville, Pa.) hit his second double of his collegiate career that drove in a run, even though the Wildcats dropped their second game at the 19 Ways Invitational against Boston College, 10-3 at L. Dale Mitchel Park. Senior Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) and sophomore JP Radvany (Lawrenceville, N.J.) also contributed with runs batted in as well.
Women's DMR, Adeline Scelzi the Big Winners on First Day at BIG EAST Championships
Sophomore multi-event athlete Sofia Calabrese (Edwards, Colo.) parlayed a personal best effort in the high jump to a third place finish in the pentathlon on the first day of the BIG EAST Championships on Friday afternoon. Calabrese cleared a height of 1.69 meters in the high jump to create some momentum in the second pentathlon event. She finished with 3,195 points at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, while sophomore Niki Cleary (Flemington, N.J.) was eighth with a score of 2,915 points.
Villanova Continues Momentum At BIG EAST Championships
The Villanova swimming and diving program had another strong day on Friday at the BIG EAST Championships, as the Wildcats notched first place performances in four events and broke several school records.
Villanova's Five Game Winning Streak Snapped at DePaul
In the loss, Gedaka led the way for the Wildcats with 12 points and a team-high eight rebounds. She was 4-of-10 from the field and 4-of-5 from the foul line. Freshman Kelly Jekot and sophomore Adrianna Hahn had seven points each.
Men's Track & Field Wins Distance Medley Relay at BIG EAST Championships
Villanova men's track & field is underway at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex on the first day of the BIG EAST Championships.
Men's Basketball Hosts Creighton Saturday for Senior Day
The Villanova Wildcats will bid farewell to the record shattering Class of 2017 on Saturday afternoon and then get set to meet their second ranked opponent of the week, the Creighton Bluejays (22-6 overall, 9-6 BIG EAST) at the Pavilion (3 p.m.).
Women's Basketball Travels to DePaul on Friday
Tip-off at McGrath Arena is set for 8 p.m. eastern time. The Wildcats enter play with a 16-11 overall record and an 11-5 Big East mark, while the Blue Demons are 22-6 on the season and 14-2 in conference action.
"Attitude: A Night With The Authors" Set For March 1
The first book by Wildcats head coach Jay Wright, "Attitude: How to Develop a Winning Mindset On and Off the Court" will be released next week. The Nova Nation can get an autographed copy and a chance to take a photo the Coach on Wednesday night at the Pavilion.