Jenny Joyce will begin her third year as the volunteer assistant coach for the Villanova softball team during the 2015-16 season.
Villanova senior Kate Poppe was named to the 2016 NFCA Division I All-Mideast Region third team, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced on Thursday afternoon.
The Villanova softball team (32-18, 14-7 BIG EAST) saw their BIG EAST Championship dreams end Friday afternoon after they were defeated by the St. John’s Red Storm, 10-0, in five innings.
Villanova’s sensational season keeps on rolling as eight different Wildcats earned all-conference honors Wednesday as announced by the conference office. Both Kate Poppe and Lauren Hanna took home individual honors.
The Villanova softball team will look for its first BIG EAST Tournament title ever when it meets St. John’s in the second semifinal game of the BIG EAST Championship Friday, May 13.
Sophomore infielder Dana Morris and senior pitcher Kate Poppe were named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll this week as announced by the conference office Monday.
The Villanova softball team (32-17, 14-6 BIG EAST) closed out their regular season Sunday with a tough 7-5 loss to the Providence Friars.
The Villanova Wildcats (32-16, 14-5 BIG EAST) continued conference play Saturday as they took the first two games of the three game series against the Providence Friars (20-28, 5-14 BIG EAST).
The Villanova softball team (30-16, 12-5 BIG EAST) will head to Providence this weekend for the final three regular season games of the year.