Villanova Women's Lacrosse Archives
Jackie Froccaro go the Wildcats on the board first just under four minutes into the game but the Gators tied things up just over a minute later on a goal by Sammi Burgess.
This game will mark the 3rd in program history against Florida. The Gators first season in the BIG EAST was in 2015 and the Wildcats faced them twice. First was a regular season game the second was in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament, both were won by the Gators who later made a run in the NCAA Tournament.
Georgetown started off strong scoring the first two goals of the game, until Meghan Breen got the Wildcats on the board at the 16 minute mark of the first half on a pass from Jackie Froccaro to bring Villanova within one.
Series History: Wednesdayâ?TMs game will mark the 17th time in program history these two BIG EAST schools will faceoff.
During Saturday’s victory at Cincinnati Michaels tied her career high with 15 saves, with 14 of those came in the second half. She had a .750 save percentage during the win and also had a game high eight ground balls.
Jackie Froccaro scored the first goal of the game on a free position shot. That goal was her 123 of her career and now puts her in first for all-time career goals. Chelsey Henderson and Carlye Maita scored the next goals for give Villanova a early 3-0 lead.
Series History: This game will mark the eighth time these two teams will faceoff. Villanova holds the series record 6-1 and won last season 18-4 in Villanova Stadium.
The Golden Eagles jumped out to an early 3-0 that the Wildcats could never catch up too. Chelsey Henderson scored back to back goals to bring Villanova within one but Marquette’s Riley Hill and Allison Lane each scored to make the score 5-2 with just over 10 minutes to play in the first half.