Wildcats Will Face Syracuse for BIG EAST Championship
14 Wildcats Post Points in Victory Over Friars
Villanova Remains Undefeated In BIG EAST at 4-0
Wildcats now 3-0 in BIG EAST Action, Will Face St. John's Next Weekend
Villanova Hosts Rutgers for Third Conference Game of Season
Villanova hosted Drexel in its home opener on February 25, 2014 and tallied an 11-10, overtime victory.
Awards: 2012 Villanova Rookie of the Year.
Career: Appeared in 44 games while making six starts as a midfielder through his junior season... Tallied 32 goals and 20 assists for 52 points... Collected 11 ground balls and caused two turnovers.
2014: Appeared in all 16 contests while making five starts as a midfielder during his junior campaign... Registered 18 goals and 11 assists for 29 points... Collected four ground balls... Tallied a career-high three assists vs. Providence (Apr. 26)... Matched a career-high two ground balls vs. Johns Hopkins (Apr. 23)... Registered points in all but one contest in 2014... Registered 10 multi-point games on the season... Averaged 5.25 shots per game, 1.12 goals per game. 0.69 assists per game and 1.81 points per game... Third on the team with 29 points... Tied for second on the team with 18 goals... Tied for third on the team with 11 points. BIG EAST: Appeared in all six conference contests while making three starts vs. Marquette (Mar. 22), Georgetown (Mar. 26) and Providence (Apr. 26)... Registered six goals and five assists for 11 points... Ranked fourth on the team with 11 points in BIG EAST contests... Fifth on the team with six goals in conference action... Averaged 4.83 shots per game, 1.00 goals per game, 0.83 assists per game and 1.83 points per game.... Registered points in five out of six conference contests.
2013: Appeared in all 15 games during his sophomore season as a midfielder... Posted 13 goals and eight assists for 21 points... Also grabbed three ground balls and caused one turnover... Averaged .87 goals per game, .53 assists per game and 1.40 points per game... Tallied a career-high five points via three goals and two assists vs. St. John's (Apr. 13)... Registered a career-high three goals vs. St. John's (Apr. 13) and matched that total vs. Georgetown (May 2)... Posted a career-high two assists vs. St. John's (Apr. 13) and Lehigh (Feb. 16)... Matched a career-high one caused turnover vs. Providence (Apr. 27)... Recorded seven multi-point games on the year. BIG EAST: Appeared in all six conference games while making one start vs. Georgetown (Apr. 3)... Tallied six goals and five assists for 11 points in BIG EAST action... Picked up one ground ball and caused one turnover... Fifth on the team with 11 points in conference play... Fifth on the team with 11 points in BIG EAST games... Third on the team with five assists in BIG EAST contests.
2012: Appeared in 13 games during his freshman season on the Villanova offense... Posted one goal, one assist, four ground balls and one caused turnover... Tallied one goal vs. Rutgers (Apr. 7)... Tallied one assist vs. Syracuse (May 3). BIG EAST: Appeared in all six conference games... Tallied one goal, three ground balls and one caused turnover.
Great Valley: Earned four varsity letters under Tony Verna... Tallied 225 career points and set a school record with 93 points in a single season... 2011 First Team All-State and All-League selection... 2010 and 2011 Team MVP... 2008 Freshman of the Year... Also lettered in indoor track... Earned High Honors all four years.
Personal: Born June 28th, 1993 in Bryn Mawr, Pa... Parents are Brent and Karen Gartner... One sister, Kelsey... Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences as a Comprehensive Sciences major.