Program honored current team and those who came before
Senior played a key role in Wildcats' late season charge to BIG EAST semifinal
After removing one historical burden, team will take aim at more post-season success in 2012
Winner advances to Championship semi-final at Red Bull Arena on Nov. 11
Kickoff scheduled for 11 a.m.
Villanova played St. John's in the semifinals of the BIG EAST Championship at Red Bull Arena on November 11.
Villanova played to a 0-0 draw at Lafayette on October 4, 2011.
Wildcats Aug. 31 victory over Drexel
Brings excellent size and ball skills to the field ... Can be used in a variety of places, including on the defensive wing, in the midfield or up front ... Has been a lineup fixture in his first two seasons and now will be expected to add leadership to his skill set.
Started all 20 games he appeared in ... Missed one September game due to injury ... Contributed one goal and an assist on the season ... Drafted by the New England Revolution of MLS in the third round of the supplemental draft following the season.
Appeared in 19 games for the Wildcats with 18 starting assignments... Scored three goals and added an assist ... Produced 34 shots, with 18 shots on goal ... The first of his goals came in a 2-0 win over Princeton on Sept. 19... His second and third goal came in a 3-0 victory over St. Johns on Sept. 22 ... Credited with an assist, for Villanova's only goal, in the 1-0 victory over Rutgers on Oct. 13.
Started each of Villanova's 19 games ... Finished fourth on the squad in scoring with two goals and three assists for seven points ... Generated 17 shots, including 10 on goal ... Both of his goals were game-winners ... The first of those came in a 2-1 win over Binghamton at the Lafayette Tournament on Sept. 11 ... His other goal helped lift the Wildcats past Syracuse 3-1 on Oct. 7 in central New York State.
Drew 16 starting assignments for the Wildcats and appeared in all 19 of the squad's games ... Generated 13 shots over the course of the campaign ... Provided a key assist in Villanova's 3-1 victory over Temple in the regular season opener on Aug. 29 at the Soccer Complex ... Came up with another assist in a 2-0 win over Rutgers on Oct. 8, also at home.
Was a part of Eastern Long Island's U15, U16 and U17 development teams over the course of his high school career ... As team captain, led St. Francis to its first undefeated city championship ... Named Queens player of the year as a senior ... A member of the U-18 national pool regional team ... Trained with Sante Fe youth team in Bogota, Colombia in August of 2005.