Kevin Monangai (192 yards) tallies eighth best single-game rushing total in program history
Villanova took on Boston College in its season opener on August 31, 2013 at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill.
Villanova finished 8-4 (6-2) in 2012
Villanova defeated Rhode Island, 31-10, in its CAA opener on September 15, 2012.
Villanova played Temple in the fourth annual Mayor's Cup game on August 31, 2012 at Lincoln Financial Field.
Villanova: Experienced performer with a good feel for the Wildcat defensive scheme ... Extremely smart player ... Slated as a starter entering the 2013 season.
2012: Played in all 12 games and had 38 tackles, two tackles for loss, one sack, one pass break-up and one blocked kick ... Tallied two solo tackles, one assisted stop and a tackle for loss against Temple ... Made four total tackles against Fordham ... Posted five solo tackles and a quarterback sack versus Rhode Island ... Credited with five solo stops at Penn ... Had two solo tackles and an assisted stop at Maine ... Recorded three solo tackles against Richmond ... Had five assisted tackles and a pass break-up at Old Dominion ... Made two total tackles at Georgia State ... Registered one solo tackle versus Towson ... Had two solo tackles and two assisted stops versus James Madison ... Credited with one solo tackle at Delaware ... Posted two assisted stops versus Stony Brook in the first round of the NCAA playoffs.
2011: Started two of the 10 games he played in and had 34 tackles, one tackle for loss, one fumble recovery and a blocked kick ... Totaled five tackles at Temple ... Tallied six tackles, a tackle for loss and a blocked punt at Towson ... Posted two solo stops versus Monmouth ... Registered four tackles against Penn ... Had two solo tackles at New Hampshire ... Made four assisted tackles at James Madison ... Credited with four tackles against Old Dominion ... Recorded three tackles and a fumble recovery against Maine ... Tallied four total stops versus Delaware.
2010: Played in 10 games and had three solo tackles and nine assisted stops ... Made one assisted stop at Penn ... Recorded one assisted tackle at William & Mary ... Credited with two assisted tackles at Maine ... Registered one solo stop versus Richmond ... Had one solo tackle against New Hampshire ... Amassed a career-high four assisted tackles at Stephen F. Austin in the second round of the NCAA playoffs ... Tallied one solo tacklle at Appalachian State in NCAA quarterfinals ... Made one assisted tackle at Eastern Washington in NCAA semifinals.
Governor Mifflin High School: Three-year football letterwinner and also received two letters in baseball ... In 2009 was named the Berks County Player of the Year and the Inter-County Linebacker of the Year ... Received the Cecil E. King Outstanding Athlete Award and was the MVP of the Reading Eagle Voices All-Star Game ... Ran a 4.45 40-yard dash at the Berks County Football Skills Competition in 2008 ... Was a 2009 Al Lilly Football Scholar Athlete.
Personal: Communications major ... Born 12/20/90 in Reading, Pa. ... Younger of two children of Jeff and Ginnie Haggerty ... Has an older sister, Lindsey (24) ... His grandfather, Stew Haggerty, played football at the University of Pennsylvania.