Women's Track & Field Wins Nine Events at Jack Pyrah Invitational
Villanova started the 2016-17 indoor track & field season on a strong note with eight individual victories at the Jack Pyrah Invitational on Saturday afternoon. Junior jumper Courtney Caldwell (Trenton, N.J.) recorded a new personal best in winning the triple jump and the Wildcats also claimed first place finishes in the long jump, three sprint events and three distance races. Villanova also tallied a win in the 4x400 meter relay in Saturday's home meet at Alumni Gym on the Haverford campus.
Seniors Help Wildcats Pull Away From Saint Joseph's 88-57
Josh Hart recorded his first career triple-double (16 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists) to help lead Villanova past Saint Joseph's 88-57 on Saturday at the Pavilion.
Villanova Shines at AT&T Winter Nationals
The Villanova swimming and diving program turned in impressive performances this past weekend at the USA Swimming AT&T Winter Nationals in Atlanta, Ga.
Men's Track & Field Starts Strong at Jack Pyrah Invitational
Sophomore thrower Henry Sise (Hawthorn Woods, Ill.) finished first in the shot put and Villanova registered a total of nine top-three finishes at the Jack Pyrah Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The first meet of the 2016-17 indoor season was a good one for the Wildcats, who had athletes competing in eight different at Alumni Gym on the Haverford campus. Villanova hosted the first of three home meets this season and had seven different athletes make their official collegiate debuts during the competition.
Inside The Dugout With Natalia Segovia
Senior infielder Natalia Segovia talks about the holidays and the team's mindset heading into the 2017 season.
Wildcats Pick Up Second Straight Big 5 Win at Saint Joseph's Saturday
In the win, Louin played 39 minutes and scored a season high 26 points on a 10-16 shooting from the field and a 5-8 effort from the free throw line. Quinn had 15 points and a team high eight rebounds.
Marcus O'Sullivan Inducted to Athletics Ireland Hall of Fame
Villanova men’s track & field head coach Marcus O’Sullivan was inducted to the Athletics Ireland Hall of Fame on Wednesday morning at the Irish Life Health National Athletics Awards. He earned the top honor at the annual awards ceremony while surrounded by some of the most legendary figures that have been a part of the Wildcats storied track & field history. Also honored as part of the Hall of Fame festivities was fellow Villanovan and O’Sullivan’s one-time coach, Donal Walsh. The inductions and other annual awards were presented by Athletics Ireland at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood.
Siofra Cleirigh Buttner is Athletics Ireland U23 Athlete of the Year
Junior track & field and cross country runner Siofra Cleirigh Buttner (Dublin, Ireland) was recognized on Wednesday as the Athletics Ireland U23 Athlete of the Year. An awards ceremony was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood in Dublin where the country’s top athletics performers during the past year were recognized. Cleirigh Buttner had earlier been selected as one of three finalists for the U23 Athlete of the Year honor.