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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:53:00 EDTVillanova will play its second consecutive Big Ten opponent when the Wildcats travel to Michigan for Wednesday’s WNIT semifinal round. The Wildcats are coming off a 69-57 win at Big Ten member Indiana in the quarterfinals. Villanova is 2-0 versus Big Ten teams this year. In addition to the Indiana victory, the Wildcats defeated Purdue by a score of 58-44 in the Maine Tip-off Tournament on Nov. 12.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:36:00 EDTVillanova men's lacrosse is riding a four game winning streak into the start of BIG EAST play. The Wildcats started out 0-3 for the first time in over 20 years and have bounced back. Now 5-4, two of those wins against NCAA Final Four teams, the Wildcats are now receiving votes in the national polls. Villanova will open up BIG EAST play this weekend when they host the Marquette Golden Eagles on Saturday inside Villanova Stadium.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:33:00 EDTThe Villanova softball team (13-9, 2-1 BIG EAST) will host Delaware State (5-16, 4-1 MEAC) on Wednesday afternoon for a doubleheader beginning at 2:30 p.m.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:54:00 EDTSenior second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) and senior starting pitcher Hunter Schryver (Mechanicsburg, Pa.) were each among the 30 initial student-athletes named on Monday afternoon as candidates for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award. The prestigious honor is presented to a student-athlete who has notable achievements in the areas of community, classroom, character and competition. The initial list of 30 candidates will be narrowed to 10 finalists midway through the regular season.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:38:00 EDTInclement weather has once again forced a change to the baseball schedule, although this time around Mother Nature will only force a 24-hour postponement. Villanova will face Saint Joseph's at Smithson Field in Merion Station in the quarterfinal round of the Liberty Bell Classic on Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. The teams met for a midweek game last Tuesday, which was the last time the Wildcats were on the field.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:54:00 EDTThe honors continued this week for Villanova guard Josh Hart (Silver Spring, Md.). On Monday night Hart was named a John R. Wooden first team All-American and on Tuesday was also honored as a first team All-American by the Associated Press.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:43:00 EDTAfter an eight-point week, rookie attack Katie Comerford earned her second BIG EAST Freshman of the Week honor of the season, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:40:00 EDTOn Tuesday Quinnpiac University tabbed Villanova's Baker Dunleavy as its new head coach.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:41:00 EDTThe Villanova softball team's doubleheader against La Salle that was originally scheduled for today has been postponed to a single game on Thursday.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:53:00 EDTThe Villanova men’s golf team is in second place out of 19 teams after the first day of the Wildcat Invitational at the White Manor Country Club.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:34:00 EDTThe Villanova softball team (13-9, 2-1 BIG EAST) will host La Salle (10-11, 1-2 Atlantic 10) on Tuesday afternoon for a doubleheader beginning at 3 p.m.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:03:00 EDTNikki Alden was named the BIG EAST Player of the Week, as announced in the conference’s press release today. Teammate Lauren Herschberg earned a spot on the BIG EAST Honor Roll.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:39:00 EDTSenior midfielder/faceoff specialist Jake Froccaro has been named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week. Joining him is sophomore goalkeeper Nick Testa, who after a record setting performance Saturday earned himself a spot on the Weekly Honor Roll.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:34:00 EDTThe Villanova water polo team traveled to Poughkeepsie and Loudonville, N.Y. this past weekend to face conference foes VMI, Wagner, and Siena.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:08:00 EDTThere was a total of 345 student-athletes who had a GPA of 3.20 or greater during the fall semester and earned themselves a spot on the first ever Athletic Director’s Honor Roll. This represents more than 57 percent of student-athletes from all 24 varsity sports.