Wildcats Return to Action, Fall to Saint Joseph’s, 9-1
Following a 10-day layoff in between games due to the cold and snowy weather that affected the area last week, Villanova (2-12) was back on the field on Tuesday afternoon and lost a 9-1 decision to Saint Joseph’s (2-11) at Smithson Field. Freshman left fielder Tyler Bruno (Breinigsville, Pa.) and senior second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) had three hits apiece for the Wildcats, who scored their only run in the top of the first inning but continued to put runners on base throughout the contest.
Hart a Finalist For Naismith Player of the Year Award
The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the four finalists for its Naismith Player of the Year award Sunday. Wildcats senior All-American Josh Hart is among the candidates.
Offense Explodes In Villanova's Win Over Rider
A seven-run first inning and a five-run fourth inning helped Villanova to a 15-0 win over Rider on Thursday afternoon. The game was the home opener for the Wildcats.
Villanova Advances to Third Round of WNIT With Win at Drexel
The Villanova Wildcats advanced to the third round of the WNIT on Sunday afternoon with a 56-51 win at Drexel. With the victory, Villanova improves to 18-14 on the season, while Drexel finishes the season at 22-11.
Villanova and Lafayette Set to Meet Wednesday Night in Easton
The Villanova Wildcats (1-5, 0-1 BIG EAST) head north to Easton, Pa. to take on former Patriot League foe Lafayette (6-2, 1-0 Patriot) Wednesday night at Fisher Stadium.
Women's Tennis Drops 5-2 Match to Lehigh
The Villanova women’s tennis (0-13) dropped their matches against Lehigh (4-5) on Wednesday afternoon, with a final score of 5-2.
Villanova Set To Host Rider In Home Opener Thursday
The Villanova softball team will play its home opener on Thursday afternoon in a doubleheader against Rider at the Villanova Softball Complex. The first game is scheduled for 2:30 p.m.
Stefan Suarez Recognized by the BIG EAST
Freshman Stefan Suarez was recognized by the BIG EAST for his notable performance this past week as announced by the conference this afternoon.