14 Wildcats Post Points in Victory Over Friars
Villanova Hosts Rutgers for Third Conference Game of Season
Head Coach Mike Corrado Begins 2013 Season with Young Wildcats
Wildcats Remain Unbeaten in BIG EAST Conference
Wildcats Stay Undefeated in Conference Play
Career: Appeared in 20 games while making two starts on attack through his sophomore season... Tallied three goals and three assists for six points... Collected three ground balls.
2013: Appeared in 10 games on attack while making two starts vs. Penn (Mar. 9) and Syracuse (Mar. 23)... Tallied two goals and one assist for three points... Collected one ground ball... Registered a career-high three points via two goals and one assist vs. Providence (Apr. 27)... Tallied a career-high two goals vs. Providence (Apr. 27). BIG EAST: Appeared in five conference games while making one start vs. Syracuse (Mar. 23)... Registered two goals and one assist for three points in BIG EAST action... Tallied a career-high three points and two goals vs. Providence (Apr. 27).
2012: Appeared in 10 games on attack... Tallied one goal, two assists and two ground balls during his freshman campaign... Posted a career-high two points vs. Rutgers (Apr. 7)... Scored his first collegiate goal vs. Georgetown (Apr. 4). BIG EAST: Appeared in all six conference games... Collected one goal and two assists for three points... One ground ball.
Smithtown East: Earned four varsity letters under Jason Lambert, serving as team captain... Named a 2011 Under Armour All-American... 2011 Top-50 Rising Senior... 2011 Academic All-American, All-County and All-Division selection... Team MVP... Finished his senior season leading Long Island with 93 points (45g, 48a)... Led Suffolk County with 44 assists... Posted a four-year total of 217 points via 123 goals and 94 assists... Tallied a school record with eight goals in one game and 11 points (5g, 6a) in a game... 2010 Under Armour Underclassmen All-America selection... 2010 Warrior 40 All-American Team... 2010 Inside Lacrosse Top-25 Rising Junior... 2009 Inside Lacrosse Super Sophomore... 2008 Suffolk County Rookie of the Year... Member of the National Honor Society and Italian Honor Society.
Personal: Born August 31st, 1993 in Saint James, N.Y... Parents are Joseph and Janine DeSimone... Siblings are Connor and Tyler... Father, Joseph, played lacrosse at the University of New Haven from 1986-1990... Enrolled as a Marketing major in the Villanova School of Business.