2003 Villanova Baseball Statistics
Annual Fall World Series Games Scheduled for October 28, 29, 31
Villanova will wrap up its fall season with the annual Blue/White World Series at the Villanova Ballpark at Plymouth. Three intra-squad games will be played on October 28, 29 and 31 and are open to the public free of charge.
Annual Baseball Golf Outing Scheduled for October 21 at LuLu Country Club
The date for the annual baseball golf outing was announced this week and will take place on, Friday, October 21 at LuLu Country Club. There is plenty of time to sign up to participate in one of the team’s largest and most successful fundraisers of the year.
Villanova Names Kevin Mulvey Head Coach of Baseball Program
A well-known name in the Villanova baseball program was tabbed as the Wildcats next head coach on Thursday afternoon, as Kevin Mulvey was named the 11th full-time head coach in the program’s 150-plus year history. Mulvey, a former standout pitcher for Villanova who reached the major leagues during a successful professional career, is elevated to the head coaching position after spending the previous four seasons as the team’s lead assistant coach.
Woody Bryson Signed to Contract by New York Yankees
Left-handed pitcher Woody Bryson (Cambridge, Mass.) has signed a contract with the New York Yankees as a non-drafted free agent. The signing was first reported on Wednesday morning. Bryson just completed his junior season at Villanova and becomes the latest in a steady line of Wildcats who have gone on to the professional ranks.
Hunter Schryver Named Philadelphia Big 5 Co-Pitcher of the Year
Junior starting pitcher Hunter Schryver (Mechanicsburg, Pa.) shared Philadelphia Big 5 Pitcher of the Year honors and was one of three Villanova players who earned postseason recognition in an announcement of the 2016 Philadelphia Big 5 Team on Friday afternoon. Schryver and junior second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) each garnered All-Big honors and senior relief pitcher Kagan Richardson (Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.) was named to the Big 5 All-Academic Team. The share of the Pitcher of the Year award for Schryver is the seventh major award won by the Wildcats since the Big 5 started giving out postseason baseball honors in 2006.
Contract of Baseball Head Coach Joe Godri Will Not Be Renewed
Villanova University Director of Athletics Mark Jackson announced on Tuesday that the contract of baseball head coach Joe Godri will not be renewed. Godri had been at the helm of the Wildcats baseball program for the past 15 years and was one of only 10 full-time head coaches in the program’s 150-year history.
Schryver, Beermann and Czinege Headline Five All-BIG EAST Selections
The largest group of Villanova all-conference players in more than 20 years was revealed on Wednesday morning, as five Wildcats were named All-BIG EAST selections in a vote of the league’s head coaches. Junior starting pitcher Hunter Schryver (Mechanicsburg, Pa.), senior first baseman Max Beermann (Tampa, Fla.) and junior second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) all garnered first team honors, while senior third baseman Kevin Jewitt (West Chester, Pa.) and senior left fielder Adam Goss (Bellaire, Texas) were second team choices.
Wildcats Lose Season Finale to Xavier, 9-0
In its final game of the 2016 season, Villanova (20-32, 5-13 BIG EAST) was held to five hits and dropped a 9-0 decision to Xavier (27-28, 14-4 BIG EAST) at Hayden Field on Saturday afternoon. Junior second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) reached base three times in the loss, going 1-for-2 with a single and two walks.