1997-98 Lacrosse Releases
Wildcats have Three Earn BIG EAST Weekly Honors
Villanova will play in the BIG EAST semi-finals this Thursday, May 4th at 7 P.M. against Providence. The Friars, who are the host of the 2017 Tournament, are 9-6 on the season. The game can be seen on CBS Sports Network.
No. 15 Villanova Defeats Providence 15-7, Heading to BIG EAST Semi-Finals
Strong defense and a great offensive performance from Jack Curran, Jake Froccaro, Christian Cuccinello, and Connor Kirst lifted the Wildcats over the Friars 15-7 in the season finale.
Jake Froccaro Named a Tewaaraton Award Nominee
Villanova senior midfielder Jake Froccaro (Sands Point, N.Y.) has been selected as a nominee for the 2017 Tewaaraton Award, given to the most outstanding player in collegiate lacrosse. Froccaro joins 24 other college lacrosse standouts on the official list of nominees release by The Tewaaraton Foundations on Friday, April 28th.
Men's Lacrosse Travels to Providence for Final Regular Season Game
No. 15 Villanova will play their final regular season game this Saturday, April 29th when they travel to Rhode Island to take on the Providence Friars. Both 3-1 in BIG EAST play both teams qualified for the conference tournament and will face each other again on Thursday, May 4th.
Curran Named BIG EAST Offensive Player, Testa and Kirst to Honor Roll
Curran, a graduate student captain, scored eight goals. This ties the record for the most goals scored in a single game, set by teammate Jake Froccaro a season ago. His final goal of the game was also his 42nd of the season, breaking the single season goal scoring record set in 1991. Curran is currently fifth all time in goals scored in his career with 106.
Curran Sets School Record in 18-3 Victory Over St. John's
Curran netted eight goals and one assist, tying Jake Froccaro’s school record of the most goals scored in a single game. When he netted his final goal not only did he tie Froccaro but he set a new single season goal scoring record. The previous record of 41 was set in 1991 by Chris Sullivan.
No. 18 Villanova Will Host St. John's Saturday for Senior Day
No. 18 Villanova will host the St. John’s Red Storm for the final home game of the regular season the Saturday, April 22nd. Game time is set for 4 P.M. inside Villanova Stadium and can be seen on the BIG EAST Digital Network. Prior to the game the 11 seniors will be recognized, which will be begin at 3:30.
Curran and Palmadesso Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll
Curran, Palmadesso and the rest of the Villanova men’s lacrosse team will play their final home game of the season this Saturday, April 22nd against St. Johns. Game time is set for 4 p.m. and can be seen on the BIG EAST Digital Network.