BIG EAST Field Hockey Adds Two New Members for 2016
The BIG EAST Conference announced the addition of two new affiliate members in the sport of field hockey, Liberty University and Quinnipiac University, for the 2016 season.
Miller named to BIG EAST All-Tournament Team
Freshman goalkeeper Erika Miller was named to the BIG EAST All-Tournament team this afternoon, announced by the conference through a press release.
#3 Villanova falls to #2 Temple 2-1 in OT During Semi-Finals
The Villanova field hockey team (5-12, 3-3 BIG EAST) fell to Temple (8-12, 4-2 BIG EAST) 2-1 in overtime during the BIG EAST Tournament semi-finals Friday night.
#3Villanova to face #2Temple in BIG EAST Semifinals Friday at 4:30
The No. 3 seed Villanova Wildcats (5-11, 2-3 BIG EAST) will take on the No. 2 seed Temple Owls (7-12, 3-2 BIG EAST) in the semifinals of the BIG EAST Tournament at the L.R. Sports Complex on the campus of Old Dominion University Friday afternoon at 4 PM. This game marks the first time the Wildcats have returned to the BIG EAST Tournament since 2011. The Wildcats will be seeking their 2nd conference championship, their first came in 1990.
Bello to All-BIG EAST First Team, Mericle and Kenney to Second Team
Three Wildcat’s were named to the All-BIG EAST Field Hockey Teams on Wednesday afternoon. Sophomore Francesca Bello made the All-BIG EAST First Team while senior captain Kayla Kenney and junior Kristen Mericle earned spot on the All-BIG EAST Second Team. The news came via a conference press release this afternoon.
Clipstone Named Student-Athlete of the Month
The student-athlete of the month is chosen each month by the university's Awards Committee that looks at the accomplishments of each athlete in the classroom and in their respective sport.
Miller named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week, Devine to Honor Roll
Freshman goalkeeper Erika Miller was named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week for the second week in a row Monday afternoon; while junior Courtney Devine was named to the Weekly Honor Roll
Villanova Drops Final Game of the Season 3-2 in OT
The Villanova field hockey team (5-11, 2-3 BIG EAST) dropped their final game of the season in overtime 3-2 to fellow BIG EAST team Temple (7-12, 3-2 BIG EAST) Saturday afternoon.