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).
Petruzzellis Named Most Outstanding Field Performer as Wildcats Win BIG EAST Title
At the BIG EAST Indoor Track & Field Championships this weekend, Villanova won eight different events and captured the team title at the conference meet for the second straight year. This is the conference-record 14th team title overall for the Wildcats, who scored 176 points and won by a 42.5-point margin over the other seven conference teams.
Men's Tennis Defeated at UC Riverside
In a match originally scheduled for this past Sunday, the Wildcats were defeated in a rain-delayed match against the UC Riverside Highlanders. Despite gaining the doubles point, the Wildcats were swept in singles to lose 6-1.
Wildcats Split Games Between Occidental and Whittier
Over the Wildcats spring break, the team took on both Occidental and Whittier splitting the two games. The Wildcats won the first game, which was a 9-4 victory over Occidental. The second game was a close 13-10 loss to Whittier. Both games were played at the same facility in Whittier, Calif.
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.