The students' perspective on Villanova Sports.

Tag: Villanova XC

State of the Nova Nation: Episode 7

It was a very busy Thanksgiving weekend for Villanova Athletics. Volleyball headed over to Omaha for the Big East Tournament and came out of the weekend with some very exciting news. Men’s Basketball continues to roll, picking up the NIT Season Tip-off title. Women’s Basketball also took home a trophy, winning the Lehigh Christmas City… Read More ›

State of the Nova Nation: Episode 6

In our last episode before Thanksgiving, we wrap up the regular seasons for both the football and volleyball teams. Coach Andy Talley was able to join us for our weekly conversation, where he shared with us his reflections on the season, thoughts on John Robertson and Zach Bednarczyk, as well as where the team goes moving forward…. Read More ›

Week In Review: The Pre-Thanksgiving Edition (Week of 11/16)

Villanova University just finished its last full week before the Thanksgiving weekend break. Here are some of the main stories from this past week: Hanging With The Champ: On Saturday, the men’s and women’s cross country teams raced at the NCAA National Championships in Louisville, Ky. Patrick Tiernan found himself toe-to-toe with the two-time defending champion Edward… 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 ›

Watch For It Wednesday: Forward Push

Busy week ahead for Villanova before the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Football, men’s and women’s basketball, cross country nationals, and volleyball on deck.

Tiernan, Piccirillo Lead Men’s & Women’s Cross Country Teams at Mid-Atlantic Regionals

The men’s and women’s cross country teams made their last stop before nationals next week. While both teams were unable to acquire a top-two finish that would have granted them an automatic bid to go Louisville, Ky., there were a number of strong finishes that would help bolster their resume. Patrick Tiernan captured his second individual… Read More ›

Watch For It Wednesday: Homecoming and Much, Much More

It’s looking like a packed weekend for Villanova Athletics. Starting on Friday night, there is something going on, whether it be a race (in the case of cross country) or a game, every day through Tuesday. Here is what is coming up this week: Homecoming: The football team hosts its final home game of the season,… Read More ›

State of the Nova Nation: Episode 2

Late last night, we released the second episode of our State of the Nova Nation series. Track and field’s Aaron Sandifer joins us for this week’s weekly conversation. We also take a closer look at volleyball, women’s soccer, and other Villanova sports action from this past weekend.

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 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 ›

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.

Archives

September 2019
S M T W T F S
« Oct    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930