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.
Registration Opens for Villanova Volleyball Camps
The Villanova volleyball team will be hosting a series of seven volleyball camps starting on July 5 and concluding on July 27. Registration for each of these seven sessions is now open.
Gabby Pethokoukis Wins Most Courageous Award at Annual Sportswriters' Dinner
Volleyball senior Gabby Pethokoukis (Western Springs, Ill.) was presented with the most prestigious award of the night at the 112th Annual Philadelphia Sportswriters' Association Dinner on Monday evening. Pethokoukis was chosen as the 2016 winner of the Most Courageous Athlete Award, an honor which was the final presentation of the evening and which annually is the award that sets the PSWA Dinner apart from other sports awards receptions.
Emma Pettit Named to Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team
Villanova senior setter Emma Pettit (Ft. Collins, Colo./Fossil Ridge) was named to the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team in a press release Wednesday afternoon. Pettit was voted to the team by the sports information directors at the Philadelphia area colleges and universities.
Pettit, Loitz, Steinbach Headline East Coast Region Awards
Villanova volleyball head coach Josh Steinbach (Penn State '02) has been named the East Coast Region Coach of the Year while senior setter Emma Pettit (Ft. Collins, Colo./Fossil Ridge) and sophomore outside hitter Allie Loitz (Bonita, Calif./Bonita Vista) were both named first team all-region.