Conroy, Croonquist and Piccirilli Chosen in Annual Supplemental Draft
LoCascio, Conroy, Piccirilli Garner Preseason All-BIG EAST Accolades
Wildcats Once Again Join HEADstrong Foundation for Annual Offseason Scrimmage
Conroy, Croonquist, Kluh, LoCascio, Hart and Rice Named All-Conference Selections
14 Wildcats Post Points in Victory Over Friars
Villanova hosted Drexel in its home opener on February 25, 2014 and tallied an 11-10, overtime victory.
Career: Appeared in 55 games of his career while making 44 starts as a close defenseman... Three year starter... Regarded as one of the best coverage defensemen in the country... Tallied 56 ground balls and caused 51 turnovers... Ranks 3rd all-time with 51 caused turnovers... Ranks 4th all-time averaging 0.93 caused turnovers per game... 4th all-time in total minutes played (2,789 minutes).
2014: Appeared and started in all 16 games as a close defenseman... Collected 20 ground balls and caused 22 turnovers... Ranked second on the team with 22 caused turnovers... Tallied a career-high five caused turnovers vs. Drexel (Feb. 25). BIG EAST: Appeared and started in all six conference contests... Registered eight ground balls and five caused turnovers in BIG EAST action... Fourth on the team with five caused turnovers in BIG EAST play.
2013: Appeared and started in all 15 games as a close defenseman... Tallied 23 ground balls and 19 caused turnovers... Matched a career-high three ground balls vs. Penn (Mar. 9) and Syracuse in the BIG EAST Championship (May 4)... Matched a career-high three caused turnovers vs. Delaware (Mar. 3), Penn State (Mar. 30) and Providence (Apr. 27). BIG EAST: Appeared and started in all six conference contests... Registered seven ground balls and five caused turnovers in BIG EAST action... Fourth on the team with five caused turnovers in BIG EAST play.
2012: Appeared in all 15 games while making 13 starts on close defense... Captured 13 ground balls and nine caused turnovers... Posted a career-high three ground balls vs. Princeton (Mar. 13) and Delaware (Mar. 3)... Notched a career-high three caused turnovers vs. Delaware (Mar. 3). BIG EAST: Appeared in all six conference games while making five starts... Collected three ground balls and one caused turnover in BIG EAST action.
2011: Appeared in nine games as a defenseman... Caused one turnover vs. Penn (Mar. 12).
Chatham: Earned three varsity letters at Chatham, guiding the team to an 11-7 record and serving as team captain in 2010... Earned second team All-Group 1 and all-conference honors in 2010... 2010 Daily Record All-Area team... Also lettered in football and basketball... Named 2009 second team all-conference and team defensive MVP in football as a linebacker and running back... Earned second team all-conference, all-county and all-area honors in basketball in his senior season as a point guard.
Personal: Born May 1st, 1992 in Morristown, N.J... Parents are David and Peg Conroy... Three siblings, Kevin, Grace and Kathleen... Father, David, played basketball and football at Assumption College from 1979-83... Mother, Peg, lettered in basketball at Temple from 1979-83, and brother, Kevin, played basketball at King's College from 2007-2010... Enrolled as a History major in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.