Five Wildcats receive honors
Emily Leers Leads The Wildcats With 16 Points In The 48-47 Loss
Villanova advances to third round of the WNIT
Villanova earns 10th seed in upcoming BIG EAST Tournament
Lindsay Kimmel scores 11 points to lead Wildcats.
Villanova competed against Delaware at the Pavilion on November 22, 2011
Villanova: Co-Captain; Tremendous three-point shooter; Possesses good offensive skills; Will see playing time at both guard and forward.
2010-11: Started 26 of the 31 games she played in and averaged 10.2 points per game (second on team), 2.9 rpg., and 1.4 apg., in 27.3 minutes per contest; Shot .372 from the field (111-of-298), .346 from three-point range (81-of-234) and .542 from the foul line (13-of-24); Earned second team All-Philadelphia Big Five honors; Tallied four 20+ point games; Registered a career-high 23 points versus Cincinnati; Grabbed a career-high eight rebounds versus Navy; Named to the All-Tournament Team at both the Navy Classic and Fordham Holiday Tournament;
2009-10: Sat out the season as a redshirt due to NCAA Division I transfer rules.
2008-09 (TEMPLE): Played in all 31 games with 17 starts and averaged 17.0 minutes per game ... Contributed 5.3 points and 1.9 rebounds per game while shooting .348 (55-158) from the field, .336 (44-131) from three-point range and .833 (10-12) on free throws ... Tallied 31 assists with just 26 turnovers and also collected four blocked shots and 10 steals ... Started in five of 14 regular season Atlantic 10 Conference games and averaged 4.9 points and 1.4 rebounds in 14.6 minutes per contest ... Against conference foes, made 22-of-65 (.338) shots, including 20-of-58 (.345) three-pointers, and hit 4-of-5 (.800) free throws ... Came off the bench in both games in the A-10 Championship and totaled 13 points in 13 minutes of action ... Made 4-of-6 three-pointers in the conference tournament ... Played 12 minutes and had a steal in the NCAA Tournament against Florida.
2007-08 (TEMPLE): Appeared in al 34 games and started 16 while playing 18.7 minutes per game ... Averaged 5.1 points and 1.2 rebounds per contest ... Shot .324 (58-179) from the field, .331 (51-154) from three-point range and .714 (5-7) at the foul line ... Registered 15 assists, 18 turnovers, five blocks and eight steals ... Played 23.1 minutes per contest in 14 regular season conference games, including 12 starts ... Averaged 5.8 points and 1.3 rebounds per outing ... Made .354 (28-79) from the field, .381 (24-63) from three-point range and 1.000 (1-1) at the foul line ... Started all three games in the Atlantic 10 Championship and averaged 9.0 points per game in 29.0 minutes of action per contest ... Had two points, two rebounds and two assists in 17 minutes in the NCAA Tournament against Arizona State.
Harpursville High School: Named 2007 Press and Sun Bulletin Player of the Year ... Led her league in scoring, averaging 30.5 ppg. ... Also averaged 11.1 rpg, 3.7 bpg and 2.4 spg in leading Harpursville to a 16-5 record and a Section 4 Class C semifinal appearance ... Became the first Broome County girl or boy to surpass 2,000 career points with 2,082 points, which is seventh all-time for Section 4 girls ... Made 81-of-203 three-pointers during senior season ... Was a third team All-New York State selection as a sophomore and was twice named to the Press and Sun Bulletin's All-Metro team ... Also played field hockey and ran track.
Personal: Born October 3, 1989 ... Majoring in Nursing ... Brother, Jared, plays football for Syracuse ... Father, Jamie, was a starter for the Syracuse football team and played in the NFL for the Oakland Raiders ... Daughter of Jamie and Robin Kimmel.