April 5, 2014
VILLANOVA, Pa. - The Villanova golf team returns to action at the Lafayette Invitational this Sunday and Monday, April 6th and 7th at Silver Creek Country Club in Hellertown, Pa.
Sixteen teams will challenge the 6,643-yard, par-72, Donald Ross-designed championship course at Silver Creek CC. Sunday's opening round action includes a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start while Monday's final round features split-tee starting times running from 9 until 11:30 a.m.
The 2014 Invitational field includes Bucknell, Canisius, Central Connecticut, Colgate, Hofstra, Iona, Lafayette, LaSalle, Lehigh, Longwood, Manhattan, Monmouth, Niagara, Rider, Siena and Villanova.
The Wildcats return to action less than a week after hosting their 4th annual Wildcat Invitational at White Manor Country Club in Malvern, Pa. Villanova concluded the invitational in 11th place out of 16 teams and will look to improve their performance this weekend.