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Top 10 Moments of Villanova Athletics in 2016

December 30, 2016

With 2016 coming to a close, we’ll take this time to look back and celebrate the top moments of the year in Villanova Athletics. While Wildcat alumni Kyle Lowry and Matt Szczur each received championship fanfare, they are not included within this list. Lowry, who was a point guard for Team USA basketball, won a gold medal at… Read More ›

It Will Be A Stretch For Men’s Soccer to Make It To The Big Dance

Last Thursday, the ‘Cats were in the driver’s seat heading into the Big East semifinal match against Butler.  However, after a heartbreaking loss in the 1o6th minute of play, destiny is now in the fate of others. It was a semifinal nail bitter against two evenly matched teams, with Villanova and Butler having 12 and… Read More ›

Will Men’s Soccer Be One More Step Closer to a Big East Tournament Title?

The millionaire dollar question stands: will Villanova win tonight in the Big East Tournament semifinals? On the bright side, this isn’t a David vs. Goliath, Villanova-has-no-chance-in-hell kind of game. Sure, ‘Nova is the underdog.  The Butler Bulldogs locked in the second-seed, giving them the home field advantage on an old turf field that is closer… Read More ›

Wildcats Exorcise Blue Demons, Win in Big East Action

On Saturday, the Villanova University men’s soccer team faced off against the DePaul Blue Devils at the Higgins Soccer Complex. It may have been unseasonably cold for an early October afternoon, but that couldn’t stop the red-hot Wildcats attack, as Villanova triumphed over DePaul for their third straight win by a score of 4-2. The Wildcats… Read More ›

Watch for it Wednesday: The State of the Nova Nation

Midterms’ week is quickly approaching, but there are plenty of Villanova sporting events going on to watch during your study breaks.

Watch For It Wednesday: The Pope’s In Town

Campus may be shutting down, Philadelphia might be busy, but Villanova sports beats on. With the papal visit, comes lots of excitement and traffic. Regardless, the Wildcats continue on, here are the upcoming games and events to look forward to.

Watch For It Wednesday: The Parents are Coming

With another parents’ weekend on its way, we take a look forward to a loaded week ahead. Game Hens: Villanova football looks to build off an impressive road victory against Fordham, when they face up against CAA rival Delaware Blue Hens. Villanova comes into this game ranked #6 in the FCS as they start their brutal… Read More ›

Week in Review: Past, Present, and Future (Week of 11/3)

Let’s take a look back at this week’s moments in Special Olympics, Soccer, Football, Basketball, and Swimming & Diving

Senior Day Showdown: Villanova and #11 Georgetown Clash

It was a game about pride. Villanova had already locked-in on the 5-seed for the Big East Tournament that is set to begin on Tuesday. Win or lose, it would not have any affect on seeding for them. However, a win for the Hoyas and a loss to either Creighton or Xavier, would guarantee the… Read More ›

Watch For It Wednesday: Big Upcoming Weekend for Nova Sports

As the old saying goes, “When door closes, another one opens.” As Villanova begins to wrap up its fall sports, athletes are gearing up for the return of the winter season. This weekend in particular is important for men’s soccer, football, swimming & diving, and basketball.

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.


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