Villanova won seven running events, including the 4x400 meter relay, and started off the season in successful fashion at the Jack Pyrah Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The meet was hosted by the Wildcats for the 11th straight season at Alumni Field House on the Haverford College campus, where nine local teams were in competition.
The indoor track & field season will officially get underway this weekend when Villanova hosts the annual Jack Pyrah Invitational on Saturday afternoon. Seven local teams will be in competition at the meet, which will take place at Alumni Field House on the Haverford College campus.
At the Homecoming football game on Saturday afternoon the Villanova track & field teams unveiled a bench in Villanova Stadium dedicated to longtime coach Jim Tuppeny. The dedication ceremony also commemorated the Jim Tuppeny Endowment Fund reaching $100,000 thanks to the generous donations of many alumni and friends of the Wildcats...
At the Homecoming football game on Saturday the Villanova track & field teams will unveil a bench in Villanova Stadium dedicated to longtime coach Jim Tuppeny. The ceremony will take place at the end of the first quarter next to the Jumbo Elliott statue.
The list of track All-Academic honorees was announced this week by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) and Villanova had three student-athletes be rewarded for their success in the classroom. In addition the Wildcats were named to the All-Academic Tea m for the program's overall academic...