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Men’s Lacrosse has won six games in a row.

Men’s Lacrosse Continues Winning Ways

Anders Pryor and Brooke Ackerman March 23, 2023

The No. 7 Villanova men’s lacrosse team took down unranked Monmouth, 10-6, at Kessler Stadium in West Long Branch, NJ, on Saturday, followed by a commanding 17-6 win over Navy on home turf.  The...

Outdoor Track Season Commences at the Penn Challenge

Outdoor Track Season Commences at the Penn Challenge

Jacob Artz, Staff Writer March 23, 2023

After the Indoor Track and Field NCAA Championships, head coach Marcus O’Sullivan set goals that the team desires to accomplish.  “The goals now are, obviously for us, are Penn Relays in April,...

Women’s tennis brought home a win over Stony Brook this past weekend.

Women’s Tennis Goes 1-1 on the Weekend

Lauren Armstrong, Staff Writer March 23, 2023

The women’s tennis team played back-to-back matches this past weekend, winning their first match against Stoney Brook, 4-1, but falling to Army, 4-1, the next day.  “It was a good weekend,” head...

Men’s tennis celebrates 6-1 win over the Greyhounds.

Men’s Tennis Goes 2-1 in Eventful Week of Matches

Lauren Armstrong, Staff Writer March 23, 2023

The men’s tennis team had an action-packed week, going 2-1 in matches against Nicholas, Xavier and Loyola Maryland. On Tuesday, March 15, Villanova defeated Nicholas College, 7-0, in a home match. “Nichols...

Water Polo had a tough time adjusting to pool changes in MAAC this weekend.

Women’s Water Polo Loses to LIU, Routs VMI

Camden Wright, Staff Writer March 23, 2023

Villanova’s women’s water polo team opened the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) slate with two games on Saturday, March 18 at the Spiro Sports Center in Staten Island, New York. The Wildcats,...

The Wildcats only won their first of three games against Rider this weekend.

Baseball Drops Series Against Rider

March 23, 2023

This past weekend, the baseball team took on Rider University in a three-game series, going 1-2 in the series.  The Wildcats started off strong on Friday, winning a tight, 7-6 game. This ended an 11-game...

Women’s lacrosse found success at home this weekend.

Women’s Lacrosse Wins Back-to-Back, Improves Record to 7-2

Elijah McDow, Staff Writer March 23, 2023

The women’s lacrosse team had a successful past week, bringing home two commanding winds and improving its record to 7-2.  The Wildcats played against Lafayette College midweek and won, 15-1. Saturday,...

Softball swept Creighton on home turf this weekend.

Softball Sweeps Creighton in Home Opening Series

Katie Lewis, Staff Writer March 23, 2023

Villanova’s softball team came out strong at this weekend’s home opening series against Creighton, sweeping the Big East adversary, 3–0.  The Wildcats, with a 13–13 overall record and 5–1...

The Wildcats celebrate after their first round win over Cleveland State.

The Story So Far: Why the ‘Cats Are Dancing

Owen Hewitt, Co-Sports Editor March 23, 2023

Thirty wins in the 2022-23 season sets a record for the Villanova women’s program, previously held by the 1981-82 team with a record of 29-4. The team also achieved the program’s highest AP ranking...

The Wildcats celebrate after their first-round victory.

I’m Gone To Carolina: Wildcats Prepare for Greenville Regional

Colin Beazley, Co-Editor-in-Chief March 23, 2023

Greenville, South Carolina was once known as “The Textile Capital of the World.” The city is the home of disgraced baseball great Shoeless Joe Jackson, future NBA Hall of Famer Kevin Garnett and Major...

The Wildcats had a commanding 76-59 win over Cleveland State on Saturday.

The Finneran Finale: Wildcats Advance to Sweet 16

Brooke Ackerman, Co-Sports Editor March 23, 2023

Seventy-six seems to be a lucky number for Villanova women’s basketball.  That number is exactly how many points the Wildcats put up in both their first and second round wins of the NCAA Division...

Senior forward Maddy Siegrist becomes the first All-America selection in Villanova womens basketball program history.

Maddy Siegrist Named First-Team All-American

Owen Hewitt, Co-Sports Editor March 15, 2023

Senior forward Maddy Siegrist was named a first-team All-American by the Associated Press and the United States Basketball Writers Association. She is the first player in Villanova women’s basketball...

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