As the Villanova women's soccer team sets their sights on the beginning of the 2014 season this Friday, they'll have a new place to call home in the renovated Higgins Soccer Complex alongside a new coaching staff in the December hiring of head coach Fran Kulas.
The Villanova women's soccer team has been picked to finish 6th in the 2014 BIG EAST Preseason Poll while sophomore forward Katie Martin (Dallas, Texas) was named to the All-BIG EAST Preseason Team as announced by the conference office on Wednesday afternoon.
The Villanova women's soccer scrimmage scheduled for Tuesday, August 12th has been moved up to 1 p.m. to accommodate predicted inclement weather in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey area.
Former Major League Soccer Goalkeeper of the Year Zach Thornton joins the Villanova women's soccer staff as assistant coach in June 2014. Thornton concurrently serves as the Villanova men's soccer associate head coach and joins in assisting the women's side following the hiring of head coach Fran Kulas in December 2013.