Both players hit home runs as Villanova salvages final game of series
Villanova roster a mix of veterans and younger players, features depth at every position
Villanova defeated Chicago State, 8-2, on March 15, 2013.
Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School: Played four years of baseball in addition to running cross country two years and swimming one year ... Earned all-area recognition in baseball all four years, including first team honors as a senior ... Made the all-area second team as a sophomore and a junior in addition to being honorable mention as a freshman ... As a swimmer competed in the breaststroke, freestyle and individual medley events ... Achieved honor roll status academically all four years.
Personal: Born 9/16/93 in Lafayette Hill, Pa. ... Oldest of three children of Bob and Cyndie Slagle ... Has a brother, Teddy (17) and a sister, Caroline (13) ... Father played baseball and football at Gettysburg ... Chose to attend Villanova for the chance to combine the school's strong academic programs with the success of the baseball team ... Has yet to declare a major.