Piccirillo Closes Penn Relays with Wildcats Third Straight Win in 4x800 Meter Relay
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When she got the baton for the anchor leg of the 4x800 meter relay, junior Angel Piccirillo (Homer City, Pa.) had a lead of just a few paces. By the time she rounded the curve and hit the backstretch of the Franklin Field track, the race was over. Piccirillo ran an anchor leg of 2:04.28 and Villanova won its third consecutive Championship of America title at the Penn Relays on Saturday afternoon. Piccirillo was named the Women's Athlete of the Meet for the relay events.
Men's Lacrosse Qualifies for Fourth BIG EAST Championship Tournament
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The Villanova men's lacrosse team has qualified for their fourth-straight BIG EAST Championship as decided yesterday following the last weekend of league games for the six members schools of the conference.
Froccaro's 12 Draw Controls Garners BIG EAST Honor Roll Spot
Senior Jackie Froccaro has earned her second BIG EAST Honor Roll spot this season as announced by the conference office this morning. As the Wildcats get set to take part in their first post season run in program history, Froccaro posted a new program high 12 draw controls against the UConn Huskies on Saturday.
Baseball Defeats St. John's in Sunday Finale, 7-6
The Villanova baseball team (16-22, 4-5 BIG EAST) won behind a strong start by senior left-handed pitcher Josh Harris, 1.1 innings from Max Almonte (W, 3-2) and an eight-out save from Chris Haggarty (S, 8) which pushed the Wildcats to a 7-6 win over the Red Storm.
Day Two in the Books at BIG EAST Golf Championships
The Villanova golf team shot 312 (+24) as a team on Monday to complete round two of three at the BIG EAST Men's Golf Championships at Callawassie Island Club in Okatie, S.C. Through two rounds, the Wildcats have a collective score of 628 (+52) and sit in ninth place.
Day One: Golf in Eighth at BIG EAST Championships
The Villanova golf team concluded play on day one of the three-day, 54-hole BIG EAST Championships at Callawassie Island Golf Club in Okatie, S.C. The Wildcats shot 316 (+28) as a team in round one and currently sit in eighth place.
Wildcats Softball Celebrates Senior Day
On Sunday morning the Villanova Wildcats faced off against DePaul. Ali Angelbello was honored as the team's lone senior on senior day at the Villanova Softball Complex. She was accompanied by her parents¬ Ed and Patty Angelbello for the ceremony. DePaul grabbed the victory 14-1 in six inning as they improve to 20-21, 11-3 BIG EAST and the Wildcats drop to 22-27, 8-10 BIG EAST.
Wildcats Fall Despite Standout Performances from Senior Class
The Villanova women's lacrosse team (9-7, 4-3 BIG EAST) fell to the UConn Huskies (10-6, 5-2 BIG EAST) in a thrilling 14-11 match on Saturday afternoon in Villanova Stadium. While the Wildcats may not have come out on top with the victory, multiple Nova seniors showed standout performances in their final match on the Main Line.