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Senior guard Bella Runyan recorded seven assists, just one shy of her career high, in Villanovas 68–58 win over Providence on Wednesday, Feb. 21.

Villanova Bounces Back Against Providence, 68–58

Katie Lewis, Co-Sports Editor February 21, 2024

After a 55–52 upset loss to Butler on Saturday, Feb. 17, Villanova had three days to regroup before returning to the Finn for its next matchup on Wednesday night. Villanova (17–9 overall, 10–5...

Redshirt senior forward Eric Dixon led Villanova with 22 points in the 72–62 victory over Butler at the Finn on Tuesday, Feb. 20.

Villanova Overcomes Butler 72–62

Dylan Johnson, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

Vintage Villanova basketball was played on “throwback night” on Tuesday, Feb. 20. Villanova donned its retro home jerseys lined in yellow in the 72–62 win over Butler (16–11 overall, 7–9 Big...

Junior attacker Sydney Pappas scored four goals in the win over Bucknell.

Women’s Lacrosse Defeats Bucknell, 16-12

Genna Cottingham, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

On Saturday, Feb. 17, Villanova’s women’s lacrosse defeated Bucknell, 16–12, at Villanova Stadium.  With snow early in the morning, there was a chance of the game being postponed to later in...

Villanova women’s ice hockey is 13-2-2 on the season.

Wildcat Watch: Ice Hockey Building Momentum on Campus

Amanda McKean, Sports Columnist February 21, 2024

At one point or another while going to school at Villanova, most sports fans reach a common question: “Why doesn’t Villanova have an ice hockey team?” To answer this, it is important to note that...

Women’s tennis is 2-6 overall.

Men’s Tennis 1-2, Women’s Tennis 1-0 Over Week

Aidan Shay, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

Villanova’s men’s tennis team went 1-2 in a busy weekend that saw matches played against Delaware (0-4), Wagner College (7-0) and Navy (2-5).  The women’s team recorded a win at Howard. On...

Junior guard Lucy Olsen earned a spot on the Big East Weekly Honor Roll, averaging 27 points last week.

WBB Coming Up Against Providence and No. 20 Creighton

Katie Lewis, Co-Sports Editor February 21, 2024

The Wildcats started the month of February with a three-game winning streak, working their way up to third place in the Big East. However, a narrow, 55–52 upset loss to Butler on Feb. 17 showed that...

The women’s swim & dive team looks to secure its 11th straight Big East Championship in Indianapolis next week.

Swim & Dive Prepares for Big East Championships

Ali Benjamin, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

The men’s and women’s swim and dive teams will travel west next week to compete in the Big East Championships meet at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis, IN. The meet will begin on Wednesday, Feb....

In their last meeting on Jan. 20, Villanova fell to UConn 66–65 at the Wells Fargo Center.

MBB Looks Ahead to No. 1 UConn and Georgetown

Owen Hewitt, Co-Sports Editor February 21, 2024

There is no doubt that the final five games of Villanova’s season will be the most important the team will play all year. The Wildcats (14-11 overall, 7-7 Big East) will face two top-25 opponents in...

The Wildcats traveled to San Antonio, TX for their season opening series, falling in all three games.

Baseball Starts Season 0–3 Against Incarnate Word

James Haupt, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

Villanova played its opening series this past weekend as the Wildcats traveled to San Antonio, TX to take on University of the Incarnate Word. Villanova fell short in all three games. Opening Day took...

Senior attack man Matt Licata scored three goals in Villanovas 13–11 loss to Yale on Feb. 17, earning him a spot on the Big East Weekly Honor Role.

Villanova Falls to Yale 13–11

Peyton Brau, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

On Saturday, Feb. 17, Villanova (0-2) suffered a tight 13–11 loss to Yale (1-0) in its second game of the season.  Senior attack man Matt Licata scored four goals for the Wildcats.  The Bulldogs...

Senior pitcher Alyssa Seidler recorded a career-high eight strikeouts in Villanovas close 6–5 loss to George Mason on Friday, Feb. 16. The Wildcats finished the weekend in Virginia 1–2.

Softball Goes 1–2 at Weiler Invitational in VA

Jon Hunn, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

Villanova softball took part in its second tournament of the year, the Weiler Orthodontics Invitational in Harrisonburg, VA, this past weekend and finished with a record of 1–2.  In their first game...

Junior forward Christina Dalce tied her career-high seven blocks against Butler on Saturday, Feb. 17.

Butler Upsets Villanova, 55–52

Katie Lewis, Co-Sports Editor February 18, 2024

After securing a third-place position in the Big East with defeats of Marquette and Georgetown last week, Villanova fell to Butler 55–52 on Saturday, Feb. 17. While still in third, the upset dropped...

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