March 28, 2014
VILLANOVA, Pa. - The Villanova women's lacrosse team (4-4) opens BIG EAST play against Rutgers (6-4) Saturday at 1 p.m. at Villanova Stadium.
On the season, sophomore midfielder Chelsey Henderson leads the team with 19 points (11G, 8A). Sophomore attacks Kelsey Denihan and Meghan Breen each have 14 goals while junior attack Jessica Mucci has 12 assists.
Sophomore goalkeeper Jaclyn Fraum holds an 8.88 goals against average and a .419 save percentage on the season.
The Wildcats and Scarlet Knights have played 15 times with Rutgers winning each game.
Admission is free and the first 250 fans in attendance Saturday will receive a free pair of Nova Shades. Live stats and video will be available on villanova.com.
Scouting the Scarlet Knights
Rutgers (6-4) earned an 11-10 win over Hofstra on Wednesday. Lauren Sbrilli led the team with a hat trick. The Scarlet Knights are on three-game win streak, with each game decided by one goal.
Sbrilli leads the team in goals with 16, and is the only player on the team with more than 10 goals. Sbrilli also leads the team in points (19).
Amanda Currell has played in every game for Rutgers and holds an 8.84 goals against average and a .519 save percentage.