Eleven Wildcats named to National Field Hockey Academic Squad
Team honored for maintaining above a 3.0 GPA
Villanova travels to Georgetown, No. 19 Delaware
Smillie earns third goal of the season
Villanova fell to No. 14 Louisville Sunday
2014: Started eight games on the season while appearing in 14 contests with four goals, three assists, 11 points and 14 shots, 12 on goal ... One of five Wildcats with a double-digit point total on the season ... Made her final appearance of the year against Georgetown on Fri., Oct. 17 ... Tied for second on the team with four goals ... Fourth on the team with 11 points ... Her three assists ranked fourth ... Scored her fourth and final goal at Saint Francis (10/12) ... Notched her third goal and third assist in a three-point game at Temple (10/10) ... Recorded her second assist in the 5-2 win over Saint Joseph's (9/21) ... Notched her second goal at Columbia (9/13) ... Scored her first goal of the season in the 4-1 win over Missouri State (9/1) ... Tallied an assist in the season opener at Sacred Heart (8/29).
2013: Started in 12 affairs, appearing in 16 games with six points on three goals for her sophomore campaign ... One of 12 Wildcats to be named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) 2013 Division I National Academic Squad ... Recorded her first collegiate goal against Connecticut (9/28) ... Scored her second goal of the season against Louisville (10/27) ... Tallied her third and final goal against Penn (10/30).
Southern Lehigh: Played field hockey and lacrosse and swam in high school ... Named to the First-Team All-League for field hockey as a junior and senior ... Earned Second-Team All-State as a senior ... Named to Second-Team All-Are as a junior and senior ... Won field hockey league championship three years in a row ... Won the district championship as a freshman and senior ... State quarter-finalist as a freshman and senior ... Member of the National Honors Society ... Named to the Principal's List all four years ... Served on Student Council all four years.
Personal: Born Aug. 26, 1994 in Coopersburg, Pa. ... Parents are Douglas and Nancy Smillie ... Has two siblings, Sara and Jeff ... Father studied law at Villanova ... Enjoys hiking and swimming ... Chose Villanova for its rigorous academics and great reputation ... Majoring in Spanish and pre-Med.