Villanova Women's Lacrosse Archives
This season will include eight home contests, seven BIG EAST Conference games, and three games against 2015 IWLCA Division I ranked teams. Following the regular season, the Wildcats will set their sights on returning to the BIG EAST Women’s Lacrosse Tournament that will begin Thursday May 5th in Washington D.C.
This fall the women's lacrosse team will be participate in three different play days.
Villanova women's lacrosse Head Coach Julie Young and her staff are welcoming eight student athletes to the team.
Villanova women's lacrosse standout Jackie Froccaro (Sands Point, N.Y.) is among 12 student-athletes chosen for the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Women's Lacrosse Team. The
Villanova senior attacker Jackie Froccaro has been named the Villanova Student-Athlete of the Month for April, as announced by the Office of Academic Support earlier this week.
Nova seniors Jackie Froccaro and Jessica Mucci were named to the all-tournament team as both led the conference in their respective fields as Froccaro led the BIG EAST in draw controls (4.47) and Mucci led the field in assists (2.00 per game).
The Villanova women's lacrosse team (9-8, 4-4 BIG EAST) closed the books on the best season the program has seen in over a decade with a 18-8 loss over the No. 11/14 Florida Gators (13-5, 7-1 BIG EAST). However, the final score does not reflect the effort put forth by Head Coach Julie Young's squad who sent the Gators into the locker room at half with a close score of 8-4.
Senior Jackie Froccaro has been named the BIG EAST Attack Player of the Year as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. The major conference award marks the highest honor that any student athlete in the Villanova women's lacrosse program has ever earned.