Women's Track & Field Has Eight Earn National Academic Honors
Seven members of the Villanova women's track & field team were named to the national All-Academic Team announced on Friday afternoon by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). The honorees included sophomore Bella Burda (Pleasant Valley, N.Y.), sophomore Sammy Bockoven (Hudson, Ohio), sophomore Kaley Ciluffo (LeClaire, Iowa), junior Siofra Cleirigh Buttner (Dublin, Ireland), sophomore Nicole Hutchinson (West Vancouver, B.C.), freshman Amari Onque-Shabazz (Plainfield, N.J.), senior Angel Piccirillo (Homer City, Pa.) and freshman Trudy-Ann Williamson (Kingston, Jamaica). In addition, the Wildcats were named an All-Academic Team for having a grade-point average above a 3.0 for the 2016-17 academic year.