The NFHCA has named 13 Wildcats to the 2012 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad as announced Tuesday morning. Freshman Erin Gorse was recognized as a Scholar of Distinction.
Junior goaltender Alex Diekmann (Holmdel, N.J.) has been named to the All-BIG EAST Second Team as announced at the conference field hockey awards held in Louisville, K.Y. Thursday night. She is only the 21st Wildcat field hockey history to be inked on the conference's Second Team. Diekmann's outstanding performance in her first year...
Sophomore forward Leah High (Green Lane, Pa.) has been named the BIG EAST's Offensive Player of the Week as announced by the conference Monday morning. High is the first Wildcat to receive a Player of the Week accolade this season. Senior Moriah Allen (Langhorne, Pa.) also inked an appearance on the conference's Honor Roll list.
The Wildcats (7-12, 2-4 BIG EAST) earned their second BIG EAST win with a 5-3 victory over Georgetown (2-16, 0-5 BIG EAST) in the final home game of the season. Leah High (Green Lane, Pa.) scored four of the five goals and the attack line consisting of High, Kayla Kenney (Warrington, Pa.) and Jessica Swoboda (Hanover Twp., Pa.)...
Villanova (6-12) fell short to crosstown foes Penn (8-7) 3-2 Wednesday night under the lights of Villanova Stadium. The two teams kept it close for most of the game, but Penn's two second period scores were enough to give them the one goal edge over the Wildcats. Leah High (Green Lane, Pa.) and Jessica Swoboda (Hanover Twp., Pa.)...