Last Build Date: Sun, 30 Apr 2017 18:48:48 EDT
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 18:55:00 EDTStrong defense and a great offensive performance from Jack Curran, Jake Froccaro, Christian Cuccinello, and Connor Kirst lifted the Wildcats over the Friars 15-7 in the season finale.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:59:00 EDTVillanova senior midfielder Jake Froccaro (Sands Point, N.Y.) has been selected as a nominee for the 2017 Tewaaraton Award, given to the most outstanding player in collegiate lacrosse. Froccaro joins 24 other college lacrosse standouts on the official list of nominees release by The Tewaaraton Foundations on Friday, April 28th.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:30:00 EDTNo. 15 Villanova will play their final regular season game this Saturday, April 29th when they travel to Rhode Island to take on the Providence Friars. Both 3-1 in BIG EAST play both teams qualified for the conference tournament and will face each other again on Thursday, May 4th.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:58:00 EDTCurran, a graduate student captain, scored eight goals. This ties the record for the most goals scored in a single game, set by teammate Jake Froccaro a season ago. His final goal of the game was also his 42nd of the season, breaking the single season goal scoring record set in 1991. Curran is currently fifth all time in goals scored in his career with 106.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:02:00 EDTCurran netted eight goals and one assist, tying Jake Froccaro's school record of the most goals scored in a single game. When he netted his final goal not only did he tie Froccaro but he set a new single season goal scoring record. The previous record of 41 was set in 1991 by Chris Sullivan.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:56:00 EDTNo. 18 Villanova will host the St. John’s Red Storm for the final home game of the regular season the Saturday, April 22nd. Game time is set for 4 P.M. inside Villanova Stadium and can be seen on the BIG EAST Digital Network. Prior to the game the 11 seniors will be recognized, which will be begin at 3:30.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 21:31:00 EDTCurran, Palmadesso and the rest of the Villanova men’s lacrosse team will play their final home game of the season this Saturday, April 22nd against St. Johns. Game time is set for 4 p.m. and can be seen on the BIG EAST Digital Network.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 17:40:00 EDTAfter being down 2-0 in the middle of the first quarter the Wildcats scored 11 unanswered goals over 15 minutes of play. Jack Curran scored the first at the 4:22 mark on the first quarter, next it was Jake Froccaro who tied the game up at two on a pass from Christian Cuccinello.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:33:00 EDTSeries History: Villanova holds the all-time record against the Hoyas 14-8 with the Wildcats picking up their last win just a season ago at home by a final of 16-4. Georgetown’s last win came in 2015 at home by a final of 17-8.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 17:04:00 EDTVillanova was led by Christian Cuccinello, who had a team high four points on two goals and two assists. Jack Curran finished with a hat trick while Danny Seibel and Devin McNamara netted two of their own.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 15:51:00 EDTThe Wildcats are riding a five game winning streak into Denver. Villanova has defeated Brown, Maryland, Bucknell, Fairfield, and Marquette during the run that started on March 7th. The Wildcats picked up two of the wins in overtime, Danny Seibel scored the game winner against Maryland and Christian Cuccinello netted the final goal against the Golden Eagles. Villanova’s primary faceoff specialist Luke Palmadesso returned for the BIG EAST opener after not playing the last five games due to an injury. He went 4-for-7 from the X in his first game back
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:45:00 EDTCuccinello got the Wildcats on the board with back-to-back goals in the first quarter, he netted another during a man-up opportunity in the second, and added one in the third to tie the game up at seven. His final goal came at the 1:31 mark of the first overtime when he ran in, drove, and scored to give Villanova their first BIG EAST win of the season.
Sat, 01 Apr 2017 17:08:00 EDTJunior Christian Cuccinello ran in, dove, and scored the game winner with 1:31 left in the first overtime. This was the Wildcats first win against the Golden Eagles since 2014 season, and the first time Marquette has lost after leading in the 3rd quarter.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:23:00 EDTThe Wildcats are riding a four game winning streak into the start of BIG EAST play. Villanova has defeated Brown, Maryland, Bucknell, and Fairfield during this run. The Wildcats have been led offensively by Jack Curran who has made the transition from middie to attack and has been the spark for the run.
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.