The BIG EAST announced the winners of its Team Academic Excellence Awards and two groups of Wildcats were honored. The men's basket ball and men's lacrosse team each posted the top team GPA in its respective sport.
Villanova men's lacrosse Head Coach Mike Corrado and his staff are set to welcome the addition of 10 student-athletes for the 2014-15 academic year.
In the annual announcement of Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence award winners, Villanova had a BIG EAST best four selections. The awards are presented annually by the conference for the purpose of recognizing student-athletes for academic and athletic achievements as well as community service. Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Awards are presented to one student-athlete in each of 21 sports sponsored by the conference.
The 2013-14 Villanova Athletics season ended in June with a list of accomplishment that rivals any single campaign in school history.
Villanova senior defenseman John LoCascio (Fairfield, N.J.) has been named the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Men's Lacrosse Performer of the Year for the second straight year.
Former Villanova men's lacrosse standout John LoCascio (Fairfield, N.J.) was named a third-team Capital One Academic All-America selection in at-large sports, it was announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
Senior LSM John LoCascio (Fairfield, N.J.) has been named a 2014 USILA First Team All-American, as announced by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association on Thursday morning.
Senior John LoCascio (Fairfield, N.J.) has been named a 2014 USILA Scholar All-American, as announced by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association on Tuesday afternoon.