The students' perspective on Villanova Sports.

Day: November 21, 2015

‘Nova Volleyball Sweeps St. John’s on Senior Night

For Villanova, seven is far from a lucky number. Heading into the season, the Wildcats were projected to finish seventh in the Big East. “Before preseason started, we taped sevens all over the locker room,” senior setter Emma Pettit said. “It was a constant reminder that we have all this untapped potential that we’re ready to… Read More ›

Game Preview: Akron Zips

#11 Villanova Wildcats (3-0) vs. Akron Zips (3-0) When: Sunday, November 22, 2015, at 4:30 p.m. Where: The Pavilion Coverage: Fox Sports 1 Akron’s Previous Season Record: 21-14 Key Players for Akron: #55 Antonio Jackson (5-11, 160) So., G; #21 F Reggie McAdams (6-7, 208) Sr., G/F; #23 Isaiah Johnson (6-10, 290) Jr., C Scouting… Read More ›

Villanova Falls to James Madison in Fourth Quarter

The underdog Wildcats did all they could to save their slim playoff hopes. In a contest that seemed much closer than the score suggested, Villanova fell to the James Madison Dukes, 38-29. Coach Andy Talley and crew knew that they would have to play a near perfect game to have any shot against the number… Read More ›

Tiernan Leads ‘Nova XC with Second Place Finish

Heading into Saturday, Patrick Tiernan was unbeatable. In five races this season, he claimed the the top spot at each and every stop along the way. However, this time around, there was another unbeatable racer in the field. Oregon’s Edward Cheserek doesn’t lose at the national level. The eight-time NCAA champion entered as the defending champion. Cheserek… Read More ›

About The Author

Eugene Rapay '16 created "The Bench Mob" in November 2013. He joined the Villanova Times in 2012 as a writer. A Westchester, NY native, who will bring top quality coverage of all things Villanova sports.


November 2015