Wildcats Fall to Marist 15-1
April 6, 2013
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. - The Villanova Wildcats dropped a 15-1 decision to Marist here in the first of two games today.
The Villanova water polo team was honored on September 17 during halftime of the Villanova football game against Towson for having the highest spring 2016 team cumulative grade point average of any Villanova athletics team.
Villanova University Athletics announced today that former water polo assistant Rob Mida ‘07 has been promoted to the head coach of the program. Mida spent the previous two seasons as an assistant coach, and a volunteer coach for the program the two years prior.
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) announced the 2014-15 Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible for the Honor Roll, a student-athlete must hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher on a 4.0 scale. The Honor Roll is open to both full-time and associate members in the MAAC. All 25 sports that the conference sponsors are represented.
A total of 504 athletes were named to the team with the ACWPC awarding 131 Outstanding, 198 Superior and 175 Excellent accolades.
Julie Conrath and Naomi Ng were named First Team All-Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and Conrath was named Defensive Player of the Year to headline the Villanova postseason MAAC Water Polo Awards.
The Villanova water polo team was defeated by top seeded Wagner by the score of 11-2 in the MAAC Water Polo Tournament semifinals on Saturday.
The Villanova water polo team enters the MAAC Tournament on Saturday as the Wildcats take on Wagner at 12:00pm with the winner advancing to the championship match.
The Villanova water polo team split its last weekend series, claiming wins over Siena 9-6 and St. Francis Brooklyn 7-4, to advance and continue its season in next weekend's MAAC Tournament hosted in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.