Head Coach Mike Corrado Welcomes 11 Newcomers for the 2013-14 Academic Year
Villanova hosted Drexel in its home opener on February 25, 2014 and tallied an 11-10, overtime victory.
Awards: 2014 All-BIG EAST Second Team selection... Twice named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll during his freshman season (Apr. 7, Apr. 14, 2014).
Career: Appeared in 30 games while making 18 starts as a goalkeeper through his sophomore season… Earned the starting role during his freshman season and was the second half starter in his sophomore campaign… Totaled 1387:23 minutes in net through two seasons… Records a 6-13 overall record… Collected 45 ground balls and caused one turnover… Totals a 10.12 goals against average and a .506 save percentage… Registered 240 saves… Ranks in the top-20 all-time at Villanova in goals against average, save percentage, saves and wins.
2015: Appeared in all 14 games of the season while making two starts… Was the second half starter and split a majority of time in net with Greg Stamatov… Totaled 462:57 minutes in goal for the season… Recorded a 10.37 goals against average and a .529 save percentage… Registered an 0-4 record for the season… Made 90 saves and faced 272 shots on the year… Collected 17 ground balls and caused one turnover… Tallied his first career point with an assist vs. St. John’s (Apr. 18)… Caused his first career turnover vs. Providence (Apr. 25). BIG EAST: Appeared in all five conference contests and made one start vs. Georgetown (Apr. 11)… Totaled 166:10 minutes in net… Totaled a 9.75 goals against average and a .500 save percentage… Made 27 saves off of 75 shots faced… Recorded an 0-2 record in BIG EAST contests… Ranked 6th in the BIG EAST with a 9.75 goals against average in BIG EAST games… Ranked 4th in the BIG EAST with a .500 save percentage in league games… Registered his first career point with an assist vs. St. John’s (Apr. 18).
2014: Appeared and started in all 16 games as Villanova's starting goalkeeper as a freshman... Played 924:26 minutes in net while making 150 saves on the season... Posted a 10.00 goals against average and a .493 save percentage... Faced 518 shots... Tallied a 6-9 overall record during his freshman season... Collected 28 ground balls... Posted a season-high 19 saves vs. St. John's (Apr. 19)... Collected a season-high six ground balls vs. Lehigh (Feb. 16)... Ranks 4th all-time with a 10.00 goals against average... Ranks 15th all-time making 150 career saves... Recorded seven games making at least 10 saves during the season... Ranked first amongst BIG EAST goalkeepers with a 10.00 goals against average... Ranked third amongst BIG EAST goalkeepers with a .492 save percentage... Ranked fourth amongst BIG EAST goalkeepers averaging 9.31 saves per game. BIG EAST: Appeared and started in all six conference contests... Played 347:16 minutes in net and faced 178 shots... posted a 9.68 goals against average while making 57 saves against BIG EAST opponents... Collected 10 ground balls... Registered a 3-2 overall record in conference contests... Ranked first amongst BIG EAST goalkeepers in conference contests with a 9.68 goals against average... Ranked third amongst BIG EAST goalkeepers in conference contests with a .504 save percentage... Ranked fifth amongst BIG EAST goalkeepers in conference contests averaging 9.50 saves per game.
Moorestown: Earned three varsity letters under head coach Baron Wallenhurst, where he tallied a 41-16 overall record... Posted a 16-3 overall record during his senior season, where his save percentage was recorded at 69%... Posted a 70% career save percentage... Named the 2013 South Jersey Player of the Year... Selected as the No. 14 Positional Player (Goalkeeper) in the Class of 2013 by Inside Lacrosse... Tallied a career-high 24 saves vs. Haverford School in 2011... Led Moorestown to a state championship during the 2011 season as a sophomore... Named a 2012 and 2013 all-state selection... Earned 2012 and 2013 First Team All-Group 3 laurels... Named a 2011, 2012 and 2013 First Team All-Burlington Country honoree... 2013 First Team All-Conference selection... Earned 2012 Honorable Mention All-Conference honors... Named to the 2011 Under Armour Underclassmen New Jersey Team as a sophomore... Member of the Tri State Lacrosse Club... Received the Top Goalie Award as a Project Nine player... Also lettered in football as a wide receiver and lineman... Named both a lacrosse and football scholar-athlete all four years of high school.
Personal: Born October 1st, 1994 in Camden, N.J... Parents are James and Linda Willis... One sibling, Quinn... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business.