Oct 6, 1997
Villanova Athletics Week In ReviewField Hockey:
Overall Record: 4-9
Big East: 0-4
10/1: Lost to Rutgers 5-2
10/5: Beat Holy Cross 3-0
Freshman Nicole DiMaggio had a hat trick (3 goals), giving her six for the season.
Goalie Sarah Wiggin tallied 12 saves for her third shutout of the season.
Next Game: 10/7 at Drexel at 3:30 p.m.Football:
Overall Record 4-0
10/4: Beat James Madison 49-17
Wide receiver Brian Finneran broke Villanova's all-time career reception record and all-time career yardage mark against James Madison. In the game he caught nine passes for 144 yards and four touchdowns.
Next game: 10/11 vs. Massachusetts at 1 pm.Golf:
Finished 6th at the Big East Championships (Sept. 28-29)
Steve Horky shot a two-day 77-77 for a 154 to place him in an eighth place tie, as he helped lead the Wildcats to a sixth place finish.
Finished 5th at the Walter McLaughlin Invitational (Oct. 3-4)
Chris Parlow shot a 73-70 for a two-day total of 170 to lead the Wildcats.
Next outing: Oct. 17-18 Stabler InvitationalMen's Soccer:
Overall Record: 4-4-3
Big East: 2-2-2
10/1: Beat Marist 4-1
Senior Barry Smith had two goals to lead the Wildcats.
Freshman goalie J.D. Allen, making his first collegiate start, had six saves.
10/4: Lost to Georgetown 5-0.
Next game: 10/8 at home against Syracuse at 3:30 p.m.Women's Soccer:
Overall Record: 4-6-1
Big East: 2-3-0
10/4: Lost to #9 Connecticut 3-0.
Junior goalie Jeanne Hennessy had 19 saves.
Next game: 10/8 at St. John's at 5 pm.Volleyball:
Overall Record: 12-5
Big East: 2-0
10/3: Beat West Virginia 3-0 (15-8, 15-11, 15-10)
Junior Elizabeth Jones had 14 kills and 23 digs.
10/5: Beat Pittsburgh 3-2 (9-15, 12-15, 15-10, 15-6, 15-12)
Senior Stacy Evans became only the third Villanova player ever to reach the 1,500 kill milestone and finished the match with 18 kills to help the Wildcats came back from a 2-0 deficit.
Next game: 10/10 at St. John's at 7:30 p.m.Men's Tennis:
Overall Record: 3-0
Next Match: 10/8 at Millersville at 3 pm.Women's Tennis:
Overall Record: 4-7
9/29: Lost to Drexel 4-3
10/2: Lost to Lafayette 5-1
10/3: Lost to St. John's 4-3
Next Match: 10/7 at Temple at 3 pm.Men's Cross Country:
9/13: Second at Lafayette Invitational
Coulby Dunn finished in first place (25:53) to lead Villanova
9/27: Fourth at Spiked Shoe Invitational
Coulby Dunn was Villanova's top finisher, finishing fifth.
10/4: 18th at Paul Short Invitational
Dean Smith (32nd overall), was Villanova's top finisher
Next Meet: 10/11 at NCAA Pre-MeetWomen's Cross Country:
10/27: First at the Iona Invitational
Carrie Tollefson finished in first place (16:54.4) and Kristine Jost finished in second (16:58.8).
Next Meet: 10/11 at NCAA Pre-Meet