Villanova opened the 2017 season with a 38-35 win at Lehigh's Goodman Stadium.
Villanova vs. Temple
Villanova defeated Maine, 13-3, on the first CAA Football "Be The Match Saturday" at Villanova Stadium on October 31.
Villanova hosted Penn in a Thursday night game at Villanova Stadium on September 24, 2015.
Villanova took on William & Mary in its third straight home game on October 10, 2015.
2016: Named to the CAA Football All-Academic Team ... Played in nine games and tallied 12 receptions for 209 yards and two touchdowns ... Made one catch for six yards versus Lehigh ... Registered a 25-yard reception versus Towson ... Posted two catches for 31 yards at Lafayette ... Had two receptions for 97 yards, including a 75-yard touchdown, at Elon ... Credited with two catches for 21 yards at Richmond ... Recorded four receptions for 29 yards and a touchdown at South Dakota State in the second round of the FCS playoffs.
2015: Played in all 11 games and had seven catches for 87 yards ... Made two receptions for 23 yards at Fordham ... Tallied one catch for 14 yards versus Penn ... Recorded one reception for 21 yards at Towson ... Registered one reception for six yards versus Richmond ... Had two catches for 23 yards at James Madison.
Hammonton High School: First team All-South Jersey as a senior and also earned Brooks Irvine All-South Jersey and first team All-Cape Atlantic League honors ... Recorded 26 receptions for 502 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior ... All-State Top 100 ... Team captain ... Also was a three-year letterwinner in baseball and a two-year letterwinner in basketball.
Personal: One of two children of Anthony and Roberta Padovani ... Born 2/8/96 in Vineland, N.J ... Biology major.