Dodson Named BIG EAST Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week
Sophomore Thomas Dodson was named the BIG EAST Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week, as announced by the conference office Wednesday afternoon.
Weekend Preview: Wildcats Gear up for Snowbird Baseball Classic
The Wildcats gear up for their annual Spring Break trip to Port Charlotte, Fla. Over the week, Villanova will play six different games, including Ball State, Central Michigan, Boston College, USF, Iowa, and Western Michigan.
Cats Claim Fourth Straight BIG EAST title by downing Creighton 79-63
Villanova celebrated a decorated senior class in style Saturday, posting a 79-63 win over Creighton to earn their fourth straight outright BIG EAST regular season championship.
Three Villanova Athletics Interns Attend NCAA Emerging Leaders Seminar
Three Villanova University Athletics postgraduate interns recently had the opportunity to attend the NCAA Emerging Leaders Seminar at the NCAA national offices in Indianapolis, Ind.
Men's Lacrosse to Play First Road Game Drexel Tuesday
Series History: Villanova has played Drexel more than any other team in program history and hold the all-time series record at 21-15. The Wildcats defeated No. 15 Drexel in 2014 by a final of 11-10 in overtime and won in 2015 at Villanova Stadium by a final of 14-11. Last season Jake Froccaro netted four goals while Jack Curran added three and Dan Willis played all 60 minutes in goal and had seven saves.
Villanova Women Win Fourth Straight BIG EAST Championship
The Villanova women’s swimming and diving team won its fourth consecutive BIG EAST title on Saturday evening at the Nassau County Aquatic Center. The Wildcats earned the top spot with 1017 points.
Wildcats Head to Saint Joseph's in Pursuit of First Win Wednesday
The Villanova Wildcats (0-3, 0-0 BIG EAST) head down Montgomery Avenue to take on local rival Saint Joseph’s (1-1, 0-0 Atlantic 10) on Wednesday afternoon at Sweeney Field in Philadelphia. The Wildcats seek their first victory of the season, while the Hawks look to rebound after a tough 14-13 loss against Temple.
Czinege Has Three Hits in 6-4 Loss to Northern Illinois
Senior second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) was on base four times and raised his season batting average above .300 in a Sunday morning matinee, but Villanova (0-7) was unable to hold on to an early lead and fell by a final score of 6-4 to Northern Illinois (2-4) at L. Dale Mitchell Field. Czinege went 3-for-4 with a walk and a run scored as the Wildcats played their final game at the 19 Ways Invitational, and their third straight contest with a short turnaround.