Villanova to Appear on BIG EAST Digital Network 17 Times During Fall Sports Season
The BIG EAST announced its fall lineup for the BIG EAST Digital Network (BEDN) on Thursday featuring 86 regular season contests and five championships across five sports: men’s soccer, women’s soccer, volleyball, field hockey and cross country. Villanova is slated to have 17 regular season events air live on BEDN, including 10 home contests.
Wildcats Volleyball Earns AVCA Academic Honor
While the Villanova volleyball team had one of their best seasons in program history in 2015, the Wildcats impressed in the classroom as well, earning the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2015-2016 school year.
Allie Loitz Receives All-BIG EAST Honors, Wildcats Picked Fourth
The BIG EAST Conference announced today that junior outside hitter Allie Loitz (Bonita, Calif./Bonita Vista) was named to the 2016 preseason All-BIG EAST team, and that the Wildcats are predicted to finish fourth in a league-wide poll of head coaches.
Jill Loiars Joins Volleyball Coaching Staff
Volleyball head coach Josh Steinbach announced on Thursday the hiring of Jill Loiars to the Wildcats coaching staff. Loiars will be an assistant coach for Villanova after completing her own collegiate career as a standout outside hitter at Dayton last season.
Senior Class of 2016 Feted at Annual Reception on Eve of Graduation
Commencement exercises will take place at Villanova on Friday afternoon but first, on Thursday evening at the Connelly Center, the student-athletes in the Class of 2016 were honored for their contributions to the university in the classroom, in the community and in athletic competition over the past four years. A group of more than 150 senior student-athletes and their families celebrated a level of achievement that seems staggering when viewed as an aggregate for the class as a whole.
Villanova Volleyball Announces 2016 Schedule
Eight matches with NCAA Tournament qualifiers highlights a challenging 2016 Villanova volleyball schedule, announced by 10th year head coach Josh Steinbach.
Wildcats Add Regan Lough to 2016 Roster
Regan Lough of Martin Luther King High School in Riverside, California will join the Villanova volleyball team for the 2016 season, announced on Monday.
Amy Pauly Named to AVCA Thirty Under 30 List
Villanova assistant volleyball coach Amy Pauly has been named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association Thirty Under 30 list for 2016.