Crutchfield's Offensive Production Lands her a spot on BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll.
After averaging 3.86 kills per set on .377 hitting in the two matches this past weekend, senior outside hitter Claire Crutchfield (Falls Church, Va./Bishop O’Connell) was named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll this afternoon.
Cats Shutdown Friars in Straight Sets
A strong offensive and defensive team performance led by Claire Crutchfield (Falls Church, Va./Bishop O’Connell) and Allie Loitz (Bonita, Calif./Bonita Vista) paced the Villanova Wildcats (13-7,4-3 BIG EAST) past the Providence Friars (12-10, 0-6 BIG EAST) 25-18, 25-18, 25-20 on Saturday night at Jake Nevin Field House.
Cats Battle, but drop 3-1 match to Creighton
In a rematch of the 2015 BIG EAST Championship match, the Villanova Wildcats (12-7, 3-3 BIG EAST) dropped a 20-25, 25-12, 25-19, 25-23 match to the Creighton Bluejays (11-6, 5-0 BIG EAST) on Friday night at Jake Nevin Field House.
Villanova Faces Tough Tests this Weekend in Creighton, Providence
The Villanova Wildcats (12-6, 3-2 BIG EAST) return home to the Jake Nevin Field House this weekend to take on first place Creighton (10-6, 4-0) and Providence (12-8, 0-4 BIG EAST) after splitting matches against DePaul and Marquette last weekend
Decker Earns Second BIG EAST Honor this Season
The BIG EAST announced today that freshman setter Emma Decker (LaGrange, Ill./Nazareth Academy) earned a spot on this week’s Honor Roll after averaging 11.58 assists per set in Villanova’s three matches this past week.
Balanced Offensive Attack Leads Villanova over Marquette, 3-1
Senior outside hitter Claire Crutchfield (Falls Church, Va./Bishop O’Connell) led a group of five Wildcats that had at least nine kills, as the Villanova Wildcats (12-6, 3-2 BIG EAST) took down Marquette (12-4, 2-2 BIG EAST) 25-17, 25-22, 21-25, 27-25 at the Al McGuire Center on Saturday night.
Wildcats fall to DePaul, 3-1
The Villanova Wildcats (11-6, 2-2 BIG EAST) dropped a 25-19, 25-22, 21-25 25-21 match against the DePaul Blue Demons (8-7, 2-1 BIG EAST) on Friday night.
Wildcats Ready to Face DePaul, Marquette in Midwest Showdowns
After getting back on track with a four-set win against St. John’s on Tuesday night, the Villanova Wildcats (11-5, 2-1 BIG EAST) will travel to face the DePaul Blue Demons and the Marquette Golden Eagles this weekend in BIG EAST Conference play.