Kpassagnon Sets Tone For Defense as Wildcats Defeat Lafayette, 31-14
Senior defensive lineman Tanoh Kpassagnon (Ambler, Pa.) scored his first career touchdown on a 25-yard fumble return on the game’s first play from scrimmage and No. 19 Villanova (3-1) went on to a 31-14 victory over Lafayette (1-3) at Fisher Stadium on Saturday evening. Kpassagnon also tied a career high with two sacks and sophomore linebacker Jeff Steeb (Sweetwater, N.J.) returned an interception 45 yards for a touchdown as the Wildcats defense continues to shine.
Anderson Tabbed BIG EAST Freshman of the Week
Villanova freshman forward Jacob Anderson, a native of northern California, was voted BIG EAST and Philly Soccer Six Freshman of the Week Monday.
Polley and Anderson Help Lift Wildcats Past Marquette 2-1
Junior Miguel Polley and freshman Jacob Anderson teamed up to create a pair of second half goals that helped Villanova rally past Marquette 2-1 on Saturday night in Milwaukee.
Men's Golf Ties For 12th At Patriot Intercollegiate
The Villanova men’s golf team wrapped up play at the Patriot Intercollegiate with a 12th place finish out of 19 teams. Old Dominion won the tournament with a team score of 849 (-3).
Villanova Shuts Out Towson 3-0
The Villanova Field Hockey Team (2-8) powered through the Towson Tigers (2-7) on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. The Wildcats dominated play and the offense kept tight pressure on Towson throughout the entire game.
Former Women’s Basketball Standout Nancy Bernhardt Passes Away
The funeral is set for Wednesday, Sept. 28, at St. Genevieve’s Church in Flourtown, Pa (1225 Bethlehem Pike). There will be a viewing at 9:30 a.m., followed by a mass at 11 a.m.
Wildcats drop Rare Home Match to Georgetown
The Villanova volleyball team lost their first BIG EAST match of the season against the Georgetown Hoyas 25-19, 25-21, 25-21 on Saturday night.
Wildcats Drop BIG EAST Opener to Butler 2-0
Villanova women’s soccer (2-8, 0-1 BIG EAST) lost their first conference game to the Butler Bulldogs (8-2-1, 1-0 BIG EAST) by a final of 2-0. Next the Wildcats will hit the road to #6 Georgetown for a Thursday afternoon matchup.