1997-98 Lacrosse Releases
Palmadesso Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll
Palmadesso was 17-of-25 from the X during the season opener against Monmouth. He also collected a team high seven ground balls during the 12-10 loss to the Hawks. His .680 faceoff winning percentage is ninth best in the country.
Men’s Lacrosse Drops Season Opener to Monmouth 12-10
Luke Palmadesso took all 25 faceoffs for the Wildcats and went 17-for-25 on the day. He finished with a team high seven ground balls. Kluh lead the Wildcats with five points on two goals and three assists.
Men's Lacrosse Opens Season Saturday vs. Monmouth
Saturday marks the first meeting between Monmouth and Villanova. This is the second season that the Wildcats have opened the season against a new opponent. Last year Villanova traveled to Harvard for the first-ever meeting between the two teams
Men’s Lacrosse 2017 Season Preview
The Wildcats are returning 31 letterwinners and eight starts from last season. Villanova finished 9-5 overall and 3-2 in conference play in 2016. Jack Curran, Joey Froccaro, and Jake Froccaro were named to the All-Preseason BIG EAST Team and the Wildcats selected to finish second by the fellow head coaches.
Waterfield, a Role Model on the Field and in the Classroom
In the center of Villanova Athletics first 24 Student-Athlete photo stands Michael Waterfield. A senior defensive midfielder on the men’s lacrosse team, Waterfield might not be at the top of the stat lines, but his impact on not only the team but at Villanova is one that exemplifies what is means to be a Wildcat.
Men’s Lacrosse to Have Two Games on National Television in 2017
The Wildcats kick off their TV slate on Sunday, April 9trh when they travel to Denver for a 2 p.m. ET start on FS1 (Fox Sports 1). Following their contest against the Pioneers, Villanova will travel to Washington, D.C. the following weekend to take on the Georgetown Hoyas on the national stage. First faceoff is scheduled for 2:30 pm on Saturday, April 15th on CBS Sports Network.
Men's Lacrosse has three named to Preseason All-BIG EAST Team
The Wildcats have been selected by the BIG EAST head coaches to finish second in the league in the 2017 Preseason Coaches Poll, receiving 21 points and one first place vote.
Men's and Women's Lacrosse Hosting Annual Kickoff Reception in NYC
All in attendance will have an opportunity to hear from women’s lacrosse head coach Julie Young and men’s lacrosse head coach Michael Corrado about the upcoming 2017 season. Director of Athletics, Mark Jackson, will speak about not only the excitement for this upcoming season but about the future of both lacrosse programs.