Williamsz Named Outstanding Track Performer as Wildcats Defend BIG EAST Title
At the BIG EAST Indoor Track & Field Championships this weekend, Villanova won seven different events and captured the team title at the conference meet for the second straight year. This is the fifth team title overall for the Wildcats, who scored 201.5 points and won by a 30-point margin over the other six conference teams.
Golf Drops Dual to Florida Atlantic to Open Spring
The Villanova men's golf team fell to the Florida Atlantic Owls on Tuesday afternoon at The Fountains Country Club in Lake Worth, Fla. The Wildcats shot 306 in round two for a two-round total of 605. FAU went 300-289 for a two-day total of 589.
Max Beermann Earns BIG EAST and Big Five Weekly Honors
Junior first baseman Max Beermann (Tampa, Fla.) earned weekly award recognition from both the BIG EAST and the Big Five in announcements made early this week. Beermann was chosen for the weekly BIG EAST Honor Roll and was also voted the Big Five Player of the Week for his efforts in three games over the weekend. This is the second straight week that Villanova has garnered both conference and local awards.
Curran Named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week
Villanova junior midfielder Jack Curran has been named the BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week, as announced by the conference office Monday afternoon. Graduate Student Remington Pope has also been named to the Weekly Honor Roll for the second straight week.
A special edition of "Talking Villanova Basketball" set for Thursday
A special "Talking Villanova Basketball with Jay Wright" show will air Thursday from J.D. McGillicuddy's in Wayne, Pa.
BIG EAST Double Header
It's a BIG EAST double header on Tuesday night as Butler hosts Georgetown and JayVaughn Pinkston and the Wildcats travel to Omaha to take on the Creighton Bluejays.
Men's Golf Opens Spring in Florida, Leads FAU After Round One
The Villanova men's golf team opened play on Monday afternoon at the South Course of The Fountains Country Club in Lake Worth, Fla. as the Wildcats hosted the Florida Atlantic Owls. Villanova (299) currently leads FAU (300) by one stroke after round one.
Poppe and Herschberg earn BIG EAST Honors
Kate Poppe and Lauren Herschberg have both been honored by the BIG EAST for their performances this past weekend in the USF Under Armour Invitational, the conference office announced Monday.