Piccirillo Wins 800 and 1500 Meters at Penn Challenge
In her first official race for Villanova since the cross country national championships last fall, senior Angel Piccirillo (Homer City, Pa.) won both the 800 meters and the 1500 meters at the Penn Challenge on Saturday afternoon. In the first meet of the outdoor season, the Wildcats tallied a total of nine top-three finishes at Franklin Field.
Villanova Bounces Back With 8-2 Win Over Seton Hall
After a hard-fought loss in ten innings, the Villanova softball team responded with an 8-2 victory over Seton Hall in the second game of the doubleheader between the teams. With the win, the Wildcats move to 12-9 overall and 1-1 in the BIG EAST, while Seton Hall is now 14-10-1 and 1-1 in the conference.
Young Villanova Team Got its Start at Penn Challenge on Saturday
Villanova opened its outdoor season on Saturday afternoon at the Penn Challenge, where the team had athletes competing in 13 different events at Franklin Field. The Wildcats tallied a trio of third place finishes on the day.
Football Team Earns 42 Academic All-Conference Selections
Five football players who were named to the CAA Football All-Conference teams for the 2016 season were among the 42 student-athletes from Villanova who were named to the league’s Academic All-Conference squad which was announced on Thursday afternoon. This is the second straight year that the Wildcats have garnered more than 40 all-academic honors, and the program continues to rank among the best in both CAA Football and nationwide for academic achievement.
Villanova Women's Tennis Team Dominates Rider With 7-0 Win
The Villanova women’s tennis team (1-13) picked up their first win of the season today against the Rider Broncs (5-6). The Wildcats not only won the match, but swept Rider of all the matches.
Villanova Wins Overtime Thriller at JMU in WNIT Third Round
In the third round of the WNIT on Thursday night at James Madison, the Villanova Wildcats tallied a thrilling 69-67 overtime win over the James Madison Dukes. With the victory, Villanova improves to 19-14 overall, while the Dukes finish the year at 26-9.
Men's Lacrosse Travels to Fairfield for Final Non-Conference Game
The Wildcats hold the all-time series record at 5-3 with their last win coming a season ago inside Villanova Stadium by a final of 15-9. Fairfield collected the win in the previous matchup in 2015 at home by a final of 11-4.
Seton Hall Hangs On To Defeat Villanova In Ten Innings
The Villanova softball team suffered a heartbreaking loss to Seton Hall on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Pirates 8-6 in 10 innings.