November 17, 2016 DOING ZIP
'Nova knocked out in NCAA debut
AKRON, Ohio -- Villanovaís debut appearance in the NCAA Menís Championship concluded with a 2-0 loss to No. 24-ranked Akron at FirstEnergy Field Thursday night.
November 10, 2016 ENDING UP IN INDY
'Nova bounced by Butler in Big East semis
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The Villanova menís teamís 287-minute shutout streak was snapped as the Wildcats fell, 1-0, in extra time to Butler in the semifinals of the Big East Conference tournament at the Butler Bowl Thursday night.
November 6, 2016 STYMIED BY STEINER
'Nova men advance to Big East semifinals
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Redshirt junior Will Steiner stopped three shots in a penalty kick shootout as the Villanova menís team defeated DePaul in the quarterfinals of the Big East Conference tournament before a capacity crowd at the Higgins Soccer Complex Sunday.
October 28, 2016 WINNING NOTE
'Nova women shut down Seton Hall
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Junior Sam DePinho and senior Katie Martin scored as the Villanova womenís team snapped a six-game losing streak with a 2-0 win over Seton Hall in both teamsí Big East Conference season-ending match at the Higgins Soccer Complex Friday.
October 26, 2016 MIGGY-ZANDI COMBO
'Nova men roll past Red Storm
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova menís team improved its unbeaten streak to four games with a 2-1 victory over St. Johnís in a Big East Conference match at the Higgins Soccer Complex Wednesday.
October 20, 2016 ANOTHER LOSS
'Nova women edged by Golden Eagles
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova womenís team sustained its fifth successive defeat, a 2-0 loss to the Marquette Golden Eagles in a Big East Conference match at the Higgins Soccer Complex Thursday.
October 19, 2016 SOCCER SIX TITLE
'Nova men paste Penn, 4-0
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova Wildcats menís team snapped a three-game winless streak with a 4-0 victory over Penn in a non-conference match, clinching the Philly Soccer Six title, at the Higgins Soccer Complex Wednesday.
October 15, 2016 IN DEEP
'Nova bench comes through in draw with Xavier
CINCINNATI, Ohio -- The Villanova menís teamís winless streak stretched to three games as the Wildcats played Xavier to a 2-2 draw in a Big East Conference match at Gettler Stadium Saturday night.
October 15, 2016 FOILED
'Nova women edged by Musketeers
CINCINNATI, Ohio -- The Villanova womenís team dropped its fourth successive game, a 1-0 decision to Xavier in a Big East Conference match at Gettler Stadium Saturday.
October 8, 2016 CHASING THE GAME
'Nova men fall to Friars
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Villanova menís team dropped its second successive game, falling, 3-1, to Providence in a Big East Conference match Saturday.
October 6, 2016 BEHIND EARLY
'Nova women fall to Friars
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova womenís team surrendered a third-minute goal in falling, 2-0, to the Providence Friars in a Big East Conference match at the Higgins Soccer Complex Thursday.
October 1, 2016 THE RIGHT START
'Nova men blast Blue Demons
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova Wildcats menís team improved its winning streak to three games with a 4-2 victory over DePaul in a Big East Conference match at the Higgins Soccer Complex Saturday.
September 28, 2016 WORKING OVERTIME
'Nova men tip Tigers on Zandi PK
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Sophomore Zach Zandi converted a 99th-minute penalty kick to lift the Villanova Wildcats menís team to its first overtime victory of the season, a 1-0 win over Princeton in a non-conference game at the Higgins Soccer Complex Wednesday.
September 24, 2016 STANDING TALL
'Nova men ground Golden Eagles
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. -- Freshman Jacob Anderson scored twice in the second half as the Villanova Wildcats menís team took a 2-1 victory over Marquette in a Big East Conference match at Valley Fields Saturday night.
September 19, 2016 WOMEN'S COLLEGE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Villanova Wildcats' Kristin Barbour
The Villanova Wildcats have struggled the last two seasons, finishing 2-16-0 last year and sustaining a six-match losing streak this season. But the Wildcats rallied last week, taking a 3-2 extra time victory over La Salle Thursday, thanks to a hat trick from freshman Kristin Barbour.
September 17, 2016 BUTLER DID IT
'Nova men bested by Bulldogs in extra time
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- A 96th-minute David Goldsmith goal lifted No. 10/11 Butler took a 3-2 extra time win over Villanova in both teamsí Big East Conference opener before a near-capacity Parentsí Weekend crowd at the Higgins Soccer Complex Saturday.
September 12, 2016 MEN'S COLLEGE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Villanova Wildcats midfielder Zach Zandi
The Villanova Wildcatsí current impressive run has coincided with a lineup change, coach Tom Carlin switching up after losses in the opening two games of the season. The alterations have paid off as the Wildcats compiled a three-game winning streak in an eight-day span, knocking off two ranked teams along the way.
September 11, 2016 THAT RATES
Another upset for Villanova men
NEWARK, Del. -- Second half goals by senior Padraic McCullaugh and junior Miguel Polley lifted the Villanova Wildcats menís team to a 2-1 victory over the No. 22 University of Delaware Blue Hens Sunday.
September 8, 2016 HOT STREAK
'Nova men knock off Navy
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova Wildcats menís team improved its winning streak to two games with a 2-1 victory over Navy in a non-conference match at the Higgins Soccer Complex Thursday.
September 4, 2016 UPSET SPECIAL
'Nova men clip BC Eagles
NEWTON, Mass. -- Freshman Jacob Andersonís 87th-minute header off a corner kick gave the Villanova menís team a 2-1 win over Boston College Sunday.
November 2, 2015 MEN'S COLLEGE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Villanova Wildcats defender Colton Bryant
The Villanova Wildcats have displayed resiliency in remaining in contention for a Big East Conference tournament bid this season. The Wildcats were missing several players because of injury early in the season, and among the most important was senior central defender Colton Bryant.
October 31, 2015 NEEDING A RESULT
Villanova Wildcats give Hoyas a scare
VILLANOVA, Pa.--The Villanova Wildcats took an early lead and stayed in contention until the end in falling, 2-1, to the No. 7 Georgetown Hoyas in a Big East Conference match before a near-capacity crowd at the Higgins Soccer Complex on Senior Day Saturday.
October 30, 2015 HIGH NOTE
Villanova Wildcat women stop Seton Hall
SOUTH ORANGE, N.J.--The Villanova Wildcats womenís team finished the season on a high note with a 2-0 win over Seton Hall in a Big East Conference match at Owen T. Carroll Field Friday night.
October 17, 2015 ANOTHER WAY
Villanova women blanked by Xavier
VILLANOVA, Pa.--The Villanova Wildcats womenís team found another way to lose, falling, 2-0, to Xavier in a Big East Conference match at Higgins Soccer Complex Saturday. The Wildcats (1-14-0, 0-6-0 conference) outshot Xavier, 14-7, and had a 9-4 shots-on-goal edge on a cold, windy afternoon.
October 10, 2015 LEAD SQUANDERED
'Nova men downed by DePaul, 3-2
CHICAGO--Villanova squandered a two-goal lead and lost sophomore goalkeeper Will Steiner to injury in falling, 3-2, to DePaul in a Big East Conference match at Wish Field Saturday.
October 3, 2015 SETTING THEM UP
Sheridan leads way as 'Nova edges Marquette, 2-1
VILLANOVA, Pa.-ĖSean Sheridan missed a second-half penalty kick but set up the tying goal and scored the winner in the 78th minute as the Villanova Wildcats men's team took a 2-1 win over Marquette in a Big East Conference match Saturday at the Higgins Soccer Complex.
October 1, 2015 AVOIDING
Villanova Wildcats fall to Georgetown, 5-1
VILLANOVA, Pa.--The Villanova Wildcats avoided a shutout, but were defeated, 5-1, by Georgetown in a Big East Conference match Thursday on a rain-slickened field at the Higgins Soccer Complex.
September 1, 2015 WILD-CAT FINISH
Two late goals rally 'Nova past Drexel 4-3
VILLANOVA, Pa. Ė Senior Sean Sheridan scored the second of his two goals in the 81st minute and sparked a two-goal surge in a five-minute span that rallied Villanova to a 4-3 win over Philly rival Drexel on Tuesday.
August 28, 2015 V-POWER
Second-half goals push 'Nova over Albany
ALBANY, N.Y. Ė Juniors Padraic McCullaugh and Max Kroschwitz each delivered a goal and an assist while sophomore Lucas Hodges added his first collegiate goal to pace Villanova to a season opening 3-0 victory over Albany on Friday.
November 2, 2013 DIFFICULT HOME LOSS
Villanova falls to Xavier, 1-0
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- On a day when the Villanova Wildcats seemed on the cusp of generating a goal that would have given them a huge boost in their regular season home finale, they instead saw Xavier turn one late transition opportunity against them. The Musketeers' Matt Walker scored in the 87th minute to snap a scoreless deadlock and give Xavier a 1-0 win over Villanova.
October 26, 2013 CRITICAL WIN
Villanova edges DePaul, 1-0
CHICAGO, Ill. -- With the BIG EAST season nearing its conclusion Villanova journeyed here eager to add to its points totals. A first half goal from junior Aaron Dennis and solid defense delivered the Wildcats a 1-0 victory here this afternoon over DePaul. The win boosts VU's overall record to 8-7-1 overall, 3-4-0 in the BIG EAST.
October 12, 2013 DENNIS THE MENACE
Villanova stuns St. John's, 1-0
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova Wildcats had been in search of an early goal and junior Aaron Dennis provided an important one to help send the ĎCats on their way to a 2-0 victory over No. 22 St. Johnís in a BIG EAST match played Saturday afternoon under overcast skies at the Villanova Soccer Complex.
October 5, 2013 'NOVA FALLS IN OT
Marquette pulls out 1-0 road victory
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- There were a handful of precious scoring chances on a warm and humid Saturday at the Villanova Soccer Complex. Marquette (6-3-1 overall, 2-0-0 BIG EAST) made the most of its best chance of the day in the first overtime and it lifted the Golden Eagles to a 1-0 triumph over Villanova.
September 24, 2013 TO THE MAX
Freshman scores twice in Villanova win
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The first two goals of freshman Max Kroschwitzís career helped rally Villanova to a 2-1 victory over Penn in a Philly Soccer Six menís soccer match on a beautiful early fall afternoon here at the Soccer Complex. The two goals came in 4:24 span late in the second half to help the Wildcats even their overall record at 3-3-1 while the Quakers fell to 2-4-0.
September 15, 2013 HARDY HARR
Junior nets winner for 'Nova vs. Stony Brook
STONY BROOK, N.Y. -- Juniors Hayden Harr and Oscar Umar teamed up on the only goal of the afternoon as the Villanova Wildcats evened their record at 2-2-1 with a 1-0 victory over the host Seawolves at LaValle Stadium today.
September 12, 2013 OVERTIME DEFEAT
Villanova falls at Monmouth, 2-1
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- The Monmouth Hawks scored a goal 37 seconds into overtime to post a 2-1 victory over Villanova in a non-conference men's soccer match played here tonight.
September 8, 2013 BROWN BRACE BURIES RICHMOND
Villanova beats Spiders 3-0
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- A trio of first half goals made the difference as Villanova toppled the Richmond Spiders 3-0 on Sunday afternoon at West Campus Soccer Complex. Freshman Caroline Brown led the squad with two goals while classmate Katie Martin added two assists for the afternoon to lead the `Cats.
September 7, 2013 A WEAKLY SHUTOUT
Junior makes 5 saves in 'Nova 3-0 win over Marist
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The Villanova men's soccer team got their offense going early in the second half and rolled to a 3-0 victory over Marist in a non-conference soccer match played here today. The win evened VUís ledger at 1-1-1 while the Red Foxes dropped their third straight contest.
September 1, 2013 SUPER NOVA
Wildcats defeat Lehigh, 2-0
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Villanova started strong and never looked back as the Wildcats put on a dominate show of possession-style soccer for the 2-0 victory over Lehigh Sunday afternoon. A pair of freshman -- Katie Martin and Caroline Brown -- scored to propel Villanova to their first win of the 2013 season at West Campus Soccer Complex.
August 30, 2013 SEVEN DOWN
Villanova men fall to New Mexico, 7-2
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- No. 11 New Mexico rode a four-goal outburst in the first 45 minutes to a 7-2 victory over Villanova in the 2013 season opener for both teams Friday night.
November 4, 2012 KNOCKED OUT
Wildcats fall in Big East quarter to UConn
STORRS, Conn. Ė The No. 6 ranked Connecticut Huskies got a goal late in the first half from Mamadou Diouf and held off the Villanova Wildcats the rest of the way to post a 1-0 win in a Big East quarterfinal at Morrone Stadium Sunday.