1997-98 Lacrosse Releases
Froccaro and Curran All-American Honorable Mention
Villanova men’s lacrosse junior attack Jake Froccaro (Sands Points, N.Y.) and senior midfielder Jack Curran (Fair Haven, N.J.) were given Honorable Mention on the USILA/Nike All-American team.
Moderski and Corrado Chosen for USILA/Nike North-South All-Star Game
The USILA/Nike North-South game will be played this coming Friday, May 27th at Cabrini College in Radnor, Pa. The game will be held at 5:30 p.m. The South will be coached by High Point head coach Jon Torpey. Besides Corrado he will be assisted by fellow High Point assistant coaches Pat Tracy and Ryan Cassidy.
Moderski, Froccaro to All-Tournament Team
Moderski had a career high in both ground balls and caused turnovers in the final game of his career against Marquette in the BIG EAST Semi-Finals. He finished with 11 ground balls and six caused turnovers.
Villanova Drops BIG EAST Semi-Final to Marquette 14-9
John Moderski finished with a career high 10 groundballs and a team high six caused turnovers. Curran added six groundballs while Joey Froccaro was 8-15 from the X.
No. 3 Villanova to Take On No. 2 Marquette in BIG EAST Semi-Final
Series History: Heading into Thursday’s game the Wildcats are 2-2 all-time vs. the Golden Eagles with the Wildcats last win coming in 2014 at the BIG EAST Tournament in the semi-final game by a final of 9-6.
Curran Named BIG EAST Co-Midfielder of the Year
Villanova's Jack Curran (Fair Haven, N.J.) was named Co-Midfielder of the Year, this is his first major conference award. He is joined on the first team by junior attacker Jake Froccaro (Sands Point, N.Y.), both were unanimous selections. Senior defenseman John Moderski (Philadelphia, Pa.), junior attack Devin McNamara (Lutherville, Md.), and freshman midfielder Joey Froccaro (Sands Point, N.Y.) were named to the 2016 All-BIG EAST Second Team.
Moderski and Froccaro named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll
During the final game of the regular season on Saturday the Wildcats defeated Providence by a final of 14-7. With the win Villanova will be the No. 3 seed in BIG EAST Championship Presented by Jeep this week and will take on No. 2 Marquette on Thursday, May 5th.
Wildcats Defeat Friars 14-7 on Senior Day
With the win the Wildcats will be the No. 3 seed and Providence will be the 4. The winner of the Denver, Marquette game will be the No. 1 seed. Semi-final round will begin on May 5th and will be broadcasted on CBS Sports Network; game times are slated for 6:30 and 9 P.M. ET.