Women's Swimming Closes Homecoming Weekend with Win Over West Virginia
The Villanova women's swimming team (2-1) closed out Homecoming weekend with a 146-116 victory over West Virginia on Saturday from the Villanova Swim Complex. The `Cats went 2-1 over the three-day stretch with wins over La Salle on Friday and WVU on Saturday.
Men's Swimming Drops Meet to West Virginia on Saturday
The Villanova men's swimming team (0-3) closed out the Homecoming Triple Header with a 174-85 loss to West Virginia on Saturday afternoon from the Villanova Swim Complex.
Women's Swimming Drops Close Meet to Connecticut, 134.5-127.5
The Villanova women's swimming team dropped a close meet to the Connecticut Huskies at the Villanova Swim Complex on Friday night, 134.5-127.5. The Wildcats earned six first place, nine second place and eight third place finishes in total.
Men's Swimming Falls to UConn on Friday
The Villanova men's swimming team fell to the Connecticut Huskies, 171.5 to 85.5, in the second day of the Homecoming Triple Header. The men close out the weekend against West Virginia tomorrow, Sat., Oct. 25 at noon. The men earned two first place, six second place and seven third place finishes on the evening.
Women's Swimming Drops La Salle in Opener, 183-113
The Villanova women's swimming and diving team came out strong in its first meet and defeated the La Salle Explorers, 183-113, at home, part of a three-meet opening weekend where the Wildcats face La Salle, Connecticut and West Virginia.
Men's Swimming Falls in Opener to La Salle, 207-87
The Villanova men's swimming and diving team fell in the season opener to La Salle, 207-87, in the first day of the Homecoming Triple Header at the Villanova Swim Complex.
Swimming and Diving Opens Fall with Homecoming Triple Header Beginning Thursday
The Villanova men's and women's swimming and diving teams open up its fall schedule this Thurs., Oct. 23 through Sat., Oct. 25 with the Homecoming Triple Header. The Wildcats first face La Salle on Thursday with diving competitions beginning at 3 p.m. and swimming commencing at 5 p.m. `Nova will then compete against Connecticut on Friday at 5 p.m. and West Virginia on Saturday at noon. The UConn and WVU meets will not feature diving.
Wildcat Swimming and Diving Releases 2014-15 Schedule
Head coach Rick Simpson and the Villanova men's and women's swimming and diving teams released its schedules on Mon., Sept. 15 for the upcoming 2014-15 season. Villanova is coming off one of its best season where it saw the women win the 2014 BIG EAST Championship as well as 18 men and women named to the 2014 All-BIG EAST Team. The 2014-15 slate features seven home meets (four dual, two additional men's and one additional women's). The Wildcats will face schools from the Big Ten, ACC, SEC and Big 12, including rivals from the BIG EAST.