Last Build Date: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:08:01 America/New_York
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:03:00 ESTThe Philadelphia Inquirer announced today that junior right-side hitter Allie Loitz (Bonita, Calif./Bonita Vista) landed on the Volleyball Academic All-Area Team. The team is voted on by the sports information offices of 30 institutions from the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:37:00 ESTFor the second-straight season, junior middle blocker Allie Loitz (Bonita, Calif./Bonita Vista) was selected to the All-BIG EAST First Team, the conference announced on Wednesday. Loitz was essential to the Wildcats' success both offensively and defensively in 2016
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:39:00 ESTLibero Regan Lough (Riverside, Calif./Martin Luther King) added another weekly honor to cap her impressive freshman season, earning the final BIG EAST Freshman of the Week of the 2016 season after averaging 6.67 digs per set over the weekend.
Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:06:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats (18-13, 9-9 BIG EAST) gave No. 21 Creighton its biggest test of the BIG EAST Conference season, but Creighton ultimately pulled away in the fifth set to win 25-22, 21-25, 25-20, 22-25, 15-6 on Sunday afternoon at D.J. Sokol Arena.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 23:04:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats (18-12, 9-8 BIG EAST) came back from a 22-13 deficit in the first set to win the set 25-23 after a 12-1 run, propelling the Wildcats to a 25-23, 21-25, 25-21, 25-18, win over the Providence Friars on Friday night at Alumni Hall.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:42:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats (17-11, 8-8 BIG EAST) will wrap up their regular season this weekend against Providence and BIG EAST leader Creighton in hopes of earning the fourth and final seed in the upcoming BIG EAST Tournament.
Sun, 13 Nov 2016 17:02:00 ESTThe Villanova Wildcats dropped a BIG EAST Conference match to the Butler Bulldogs 25-20, 25-21, 25-23, Sunday afternoon at Jake Nevin Field House.
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 15:48:00 ESTJunior Allie Loitz (Bonita, Calif./Bonita Vista) recorded her fourth straight double-double, but the Wildcats were unable to comeback from a 2-1 deficit, falling to Xavier 25-21, 25-22, 23-25, 25-20 in four sets on Saturday afternoon at Jake Nevin Field House.
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:57:00 ESTWith BIG EAST Tournament implications on the line, the Villanova Wildcats host the Xavier Musketeers and Butler Bulldogs this weekend at Jake Nevin Field House.
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 12:43:00 ESTThe Villanova volleyball team announced that San Antonio-native Mallory Potts signed a national letter of intent to attend Villanova and play for the Wildcats next season.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:47:00 ESTSenior Jackie Greenberg (Avon, Conn./Avon) did not have a traditional childhood. Basketball was life for Greenberg, traveling across the nation to watch her father, Seth Greenberg, coach the Virginia Tech men's basketball team from 2003 to 2012.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 18:59:00 ESTLibero Regan Lough (Riverside, Calif./Martin Luther King) added another BIG EAST accolade to her already impressive freshman season today, taking home BIG EAST Freshman of the Week. The Southern California native averaged 4.40 digs per set in two five-set matches over the weekend.
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 23:24:00 ESTThe Villanova volleyball team was unable to finish a comeback attempt against the Seton Hall Pirates, falling 27-25, 25-14, 17-25, 21-25, 15-11 at Walsh Gymnasium on Saturday night.
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 00:15:00 ESTFor the first time in 26 matches this season, the Villanova played in a five-set match, as the Wildcats (17-9, 8-5 BIG EAST) outpaced the St. John's Red Storm (13-14, 4-10 BIG EAST) 25-19, 21-25, 25-22, 21-25, 15-7, Friday night at Carnesecca Arena.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:44:00 ESTThe Villanova volleyball team will make a quick trip up to Queens, N.Y. and South Orange, N.J. this weekend as the Wildcats will are set to take on St. John's and Seton Hall this weekend. Friday's match against the Red Storm will be streamed live on WatchESPN and on the ESPN app at 7 p.m.