Three players scored their first collegiate goals during the contest.
Villanova looks for first road, conference wins
Devine scores second collegiate goal
Villanova looks for second consecutive win
Devine, Mericle record first collegiate points
Career: Played in a total of 58 games for the Wildcats…Finished with 10 goals, 9 assists, and 29 points…Had one game winning goal her freshman year.
2016: Started all 18 games for the Wildcats…Finished with four goals and four assists and 12 points…Scored the first goal of the 2016 season against Kent State (9/27)...Had a goal and an assist in the win over Ohio (9/18) and also in the win against LIU (10/2)…Had her last goal on senior day (10/29)...Third on the team in assists.
2015: Started in 14 contest for the Wildcats and saw action in all 17 games…Finished the season with 4 goals and five assists…scored both of the Wildcats goals vs. Temple (10/31)…had an assist in the 2-1 victory over #12 Old Dominion…Also scored goals vs. Rider (10/11) and vs. Ball State (9/4)
2014: Appeared in eight contests on the season ... Her last appearance of the season came at home vs. Saint Joseph's in the 5-2 victory (9/21).
2013: Appeared in 15 games including two starts during her freshman season ... Tallied two goals and four points while attempting six shots, four of which were on goal ... Recorded one game-winning goal on the season ... Helped lead the Wildcats to a victory against Siena with her first collegiate goal (9/7) ... Scored the team's lone goal against Temple (9/20) ... Appeared in the last 14 games of the season.
Merion Mercy Academy: Earned four varsity letters in both field hockey and lacrosse ... Named to the Second Team All-Main Line as a senior ... Earned Catholic Academy All-League lacrosse honors as a senior ... Garnered All Star All Main Line honorable mention honors as a junior ... Earned Rookie of the Year honors as a freshman ... Played for Mystyx Club Field Hockey for four years ... On honor roll all four years and member of the National Honors Society.
Personal: Born Oct. 3, 1994 in Bryn Mawr, Pa. ... Parents are Mike and Kathy Devine ... Has one brother, Michael, and two sisters, Kaitlyn and Meghan ... Her cousin Jackie Prazenica competed for the Wildcats in crew ... Chose Villanova for its balance of academics and athletics ... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business.