June 22, 1997
O'Neil Leading Wildcats' Assault on the National Rankings
BIG EAST Releases Preseason Women's Lacrosse Poll
The Villanova women’s lacrosse team has been picked to finish eighth in the 2017 BIG EAST Preseason Poll as announced by the conference office on Wednesday afternoon. The Wildcats received a total of 31 points in the annual coaches’ poll.
Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Hosting Annual Kickoff Reception in NYC
All in attendance will have an opportunity to hear from women’s lacrosse head coach Julie Young and men’s lacrosse head coach Michael Corrado about the upcoming 2017 season. Director of Athletics, Mark Jackson, will speak about not only the excitement for this upcoming season but about the future of both lacrosse programs.
Women's Lacrosse Finalizes 2017 Schedule
The Villanova women’s lacrosse team announced their upcoming schedule for the 2017 season. The schedule features eight home and eight away games, and the Wildcats will go head-to-head two teams that finished in the top 10 of the final Inside Lacrosse Poll of 2016.
Women’s Lacrosse Earns IWLCA Academic Honors.
The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) announced that the Villanova women’s lacrosse team was named an IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad for the 2015-2016 school year. Five student-athletes were also recognized by the coaches’ association for their performance in the classroom.
Chelsey Henderson Named to Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team
Senior midfielder Chelsey Henderson (West Long Branch, N.J.) earned a spot on the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team which was announced on Wednesday morning. The honor is voted on by the sports information directors of the Philadelphia area colleges and universities, and takes into account both academic and athletic achievements. Henderson was named to the Academic All-Area Team for the second time in her career as a result of her efforts both on and off the field during the 2016 season.
Froccaro and Henderson to North/South Senior All-Star Team
Villanova graduate student attack Jackie Froccaro (Sands Point, N.Y.) and senior midfielder Chelsey Henderson (West Long Branch, N.J.) have been named to the IWLCA 2016 North/South Senior All-Star Team.
Froccaro and Henderson to All-BIG EAST Second Team
The BIG EAST Conference announced its women’s lacrosse major award winners and all-conference teams on Wednesday, May 4th prior to the start of the BIG EAST Championship.
Michaels Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll
Michael’s played both games in goal for the Wildcats last week and finished with 21 total saves, three groundballs and one caused turnover.