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.
Curran Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll
Villanova will travel to Drexel to play their first road game of the season Tuesday. Game time in Philadelphia is set for 5:00 P.M.
Villanova Falls at Marquette in Season Finale
The Villanova Wildcats concluded the 2016-17 regular season on Sunday afternoon with a loss to the Marquette Golden Eagles. With the loss, Villanova drops to 16-13 overall and 11-7 in Big East play, while Marquette improves to 22-7 overall and 13-6 in conference action.
Wildcats Drop First BIG EAST Match to St. John's, 7-0
The Villanova women’s tennis team (0-6) lost their first BIG EAST match of the season to St. John’s (8-1) in a 7-0 matchup late Sunday night.
Women's Track & Field Shows Their Mettle in Runner-Up BIG EAST Finish
Villanova swept the relay events and produced three individual winners at the BIG EAST Championships, which wrapped up on Saturday afternoon.