USA Women's Soccer Team Announced for 2017 Universiade
Sixteen current and former student-athletes were selected for the USA women’s soccer team traveling to the 2017 Summer Universiade in Taipei, head coach Cliff McCrath announced Thursday.
Wildcats Earn Three BIG EAST Team Academic Excellence Awards
In an announcement on Wednesday afternoon of the BIG EAST Academic Excellence Awards, three Villanova teams earned recognition for having the highest collective grade-point average in their respective sport. The conference announced the 22 winners of the Excellence Awards, one in each BIG EAST-sponsored sport. The three Wildcats teams to be honored are men’s basketball, men’s indoor track & field and men’s outdoor track & field.
Wildcats Earn NABC Academic Recognition
The National Association of Basketball Coached has announced its postseason 2016-17 academic honors. Villanova received a Team Academic Excellence Award and saw two of its student-athltees, Denny Grace and Matt Kennedy, named to the NABC Honors Court.
Froccaro Named to U.S. Men's National Training Team
The training team that will prepare to compete in the 2018 Federation of International Lacrosse Men’s World Championship. The selections were made following tryouts July 10-12 at US Lacrosse headquarters.
CATCHING UP WITH THE CATS PRESENTED BY VILLANOVA SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
This month's Wildcat Alum is former Women's Basketball player Katherine Coyer who is in the process of receiving her MBA from the Business School.
Swimming & Diving Announces 2017-18 Schedule
Villanova will begin the season with the Philadelphia Relays that will also feature La Salle, Drexel, and Penn. La Salle will host the first day on October 20th beginning at 5 p.m. and Drexel will host the final day, the 21st, starting at 1 pm.
Bella Burda Earns Second Team Academic All-America Honors
Rising junior student-athlete Bella Burda (Pleasant Valley, N.Y.) was named to the 2017 Academic All-America Division I Track & Field/Cross Country second team in an announcement made on Friday afternoon.
Hart Lands With the Lakers as a First Round Draft Choice
Hart becomes the sixth Wildcat to be selected in the NBA Draft since 2000 on a list that also includes Foye, Lowry, Cunningham, Hilliard, and Michael Bradley (taken by Toronto in the first round in 2001). In all, 42 Wildcats have played in the NBA with Ochefu becoming the most recent to join that fraternity last season.