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.
Wildcats Defeated 10-2 By Boston College
In a game that had been close from the start, Villanova (3-7) allowed seven runs with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning and fell to Boston College (5-6) by a 10-2 count at North Charlotte Regional Park on Monday afternoon. In the top half of that same inning, the Wildcats had plated a run to pull to within 3-2 before the Eagles put the game out of reach with their seven-run outburst. Both teams were playing their fourth game in as many days.
Villanova Earns No. 3 Seed in the BIG EAST Tournament
The Villanova Wildcats finished the regular season with an 18-12 overall record and a 12-6 Big East mark which was good enough for a third place in the final Big East standings.
Villanova Registers 61-53 Win Over Creighton on Senior Day
In women's basketball action on Sunday, March 1, the Villanova Wildcats tallied a 61-53 win over the visiting Creighton Bluejays. With the victory, the Wildcats finish the regular season with an 18-12 overall record and a 12-6 Big East mark.
No. 4 Ranked Wildcats Head to Creighton
Villanova, which climbed two places in this week's Associated Press Top 25 poll to No. 4, visits Creighton Tuesday night (Fox Sports 1/610 WTEL AM Radio).
Beermann Drives in Three Runs as Wildcats Hold Off North Dakota State, 6-4
Junior first baseman Max Beermann (Tampa, Fla.) doubled twice and drove in three runs, including the go-ahead runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, and Villanova (3-6) tallied a 6-4 win over North Dakota State (1-8) at South County Park on Sunday afternoon. Beermann extended his hitting streak to nine games and the Wildcats drew nine walks on a good offensive day at the plate. It was an equally good outing in the field and on the mound as Villanova turned four double plays and forced the Bison into leaving 13 runners on base.
Water Polo Completes Successful Weekend at Cal Lutheran Invitational
In the third and final day the Wildcats grabbed their eighth victory of the season and have now won eight of their last nine games. Villanova won games over Chapman 9-5. Overall in the Cal Lutheran Invitational the Wildcats were 4-1.
Georgia State Edges Out Villanova
In the fourth and final game of the USF Under Armour Invitational, Villanova lost to Georgia Sate by a score of 5-2. Lauren Herschberg continued her hot start with her 13th hit of the season and added another RBI to her season totals. Ali Angelbello was on the mound for the Wildcats and Katie Worley was the pitcher for the Panthers.