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Cam Whitmore (above) scored a career-high 26 points in Villanovas loss to No. 18 Xavier.

Villanova Drops to 2-3 in Big East Play with Loss to No. 18 Xavier

Owen Hewitt, Co-Sports Editor January 7, 2023

A career-high 26 points for freshman forward Cam Whitmore was not enough for Villanova to beat No. 18 Xavier on Saturday afternoon. The Musketeers came out of the Pavilion with an 88-80 win, their first...

Mark Armstrong added 14 bench points for the Wildcats.

Men’s Basketball Improves to .500 in Big East Play with Win over Georgetown

Jacob Artz, Staff Writer January 4, 2023

Villanova needed a win, and it got one. The Wildcats slowly put away Georgetown in the second half to pick up a 73-57 victory Wednesday night at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C.  “Georgetown’s...

Chris Arcidiacono led the Wildcats to a Big 5 win with 14 points. Arcidiacono scored Villanovas final eight points.

Villanova Tops Saint Joseph’s, 71-64, Earning Share of Big 5 Title

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 17, 2022

PHILADELPHIA — For years, Villanova has had success holding leads late by giving the ball to experienced point guards. Jalen Brunson, Josh Hart, Collin Gillespie. On Saturday afternoon, Villanova...

Maddy Siegrist (above) scored a game-high 29 points against Providence.

Siegrist Leads Way as Women’s Basketball Improves to 7-2

Catherine Browne, Staff Writer December 4, 2022

Following a tough loss to Creighton on Friday in the team’s Big East opener, Villanova came back fighting for redemption as it overpowered Providence for a 79-54 win on the road. The women’s team is...

Cam Whitmore made his collegiate debut in Saturdays win.

Cam Whitmore Makes Debut in Villanova’s 70-66 Win Over Oklahoma

Owen Hewitt, Co-Sports Editor December 3, 2022

Villanova outlasted Oklahoma in a tight Big East-Big 12 Battle game at Wells Fargo Center Saturday afternoon, 70-66. The win improves the ‘Cats to 3-5 in non-conference play.  Freshman guard Cam...

Lucy Olsen (above) had 18 points and five rebounds in Villanovas loss to Baylor.

Women’s Basketball Suffers First Lost of Season to No. 21 Baylor

Owen Hewitt, Staff Writer November 27, 2022

No. 23 Villanova lost its first game of the 2022-23 season on Saturday evening, falling to No. 21 Baylor, 75-70 at the Gulf Coast Showcase in Estero, Fla.  Senior forward Maddy Siegrist led the team...

Jake McIntyre (above) won the 1650 Free with a time of 15:20.52, the second fastest time in Villanova history.

Swim and Dive Competes in WVU Invitational

Aphrodite Dimopoulos, Staff Writer November 26, 2022

This past weekend, both the men and women’s swimming and diving teams traveled to West Virginia for the WVU Invitational. This is the third time in four seasons that the Wildcats have attended the WVU...

Villanovas win put it at 6-5 on the season and 4-4 in CAA play.

Football Wins ‘Battle of the Blue,’ 29-26

Owen Hewitt, Staff Writer November 19, 2022

Villanova football claimed the “Battle of the Blue” over Delaware on Saturday afternoon after junior quarterback Connor Watkins’ keeper and ensuing two-point conversion with just 1:11 to play gave...

Villanova placed 19th at Cross Country Nationals

Men’s Cross Country Places 19th at Nationals

Jacob Artz, Staff Writer November 19, 2022

For a team and the coaching staff, the word perfection is not in the dictionary. This concept applies to the NCAA Championships for the Villanova men’s cross country team. After a very successful...

Eric Dixon (above) scored a game-high 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds.

Men’s Basketball’s Comeback Bid Falls Short Against Michigan State

Jacob Artz, Staff Writer November 19, 2022

Villanova’s trip to East Lansing to take on Michigan State started with snow outside. The result seemed clear for much of the game with the Spartans raining down three-pointers, but like the blurriness...

Liam Murphy (above) won regionals with a time of 29:52.6.

Anders Said It: Men’s Cross Country is Best Team on Campus

Anders Pryor, Sports Columnist November 16, 2022

The Villanova men’s cross country team has dominated all competition put before it in the past three weeks and have brought home another Big East title, a Mid-Atlantic regional championship and crowned...

Lydia Olivere finished in ninth place with a time of 20:32.7.

Women’s Cross Country Places Sixth in Regionals

Catherine Browne, Staff Writer November 16, 2022

Friday morning presented the Penn State Golf Courses with wet and rainy conditions as 26 teams prepared for the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional race. But, these conditions did not phase the Villanova women’s...

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