Fall Snapshot: Villanova Wildcats

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Welcome to the Fall Snapshot series. Throughout the fall I will be taking an early look at all 75 DI men’s college lacrosse teams and giving a snapshot of where each is heading into the 2023 season.

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Breakout Players From 2022: Defense

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The 2022 college lacrosse season is in the books. And just like always, there were freshmen who stood out amongst the rest and shined during their first season of college lacrosse.

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Breakout Players From 2022: Offense

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The 2022 college lacrosse season is in the books. And just like always, there were freshmen who stood out amongst the rest and shined during their first season of college lacrosse.

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Big East Championship: Georgetown Best Villanova to Earn Fourth-Straight Big East Title

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Owen McElroy made 17 saves, Gibson Smith caused three turnovers and grabbed six ground balls, and Will Bowen also caused two turnovers.

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Big East Semifinals: Villanova Escapes Late-game Denver Effort, Georgetown Downs Marquette

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The Villanova endured a somewhat unexpectedly wild ending in their 15-14 defeat of the Denver Pioneers in the Big East Semifinals on Thursday night.

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What to Watch During Week 10 of The College Lacrosse Season

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Welcome to Week 10 of the college lacrosse season, Y’all!

As is typically the case this time of year, there are some big conference matchups on the horizon to highlight this weekend’s action.

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Lacrosse Bucket Team of The Week: Week Six

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Week six of the college lacrosse season is in the books and it was another wild one.

So without further ado, here is the Lacrosse Bucket Team of The Week for week six of the 2022 college lacrosse season.

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Top Transfer Performances From Week Four

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Nothing has been more of an impact on the college lacrosse offseason landscape than the NCAA Transfer Portal. 

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2022 Schedule Preview: Villanova Wildcats

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The Villanova Wildcats are the 38th DI team and fifth from the Big East to release their 2022 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Wildcats are coming off a 2021 campaign in which they went 7-5 overall (6-4 Big East) against a conference-only schedule. They fell in the Big East semifinals to eventual conference champion Georgetown.

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Can a New-Look ‘Nova Continue to Challenge in the Big East?

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The Villanova Wildcats have been sitting right on the cusp of the big dogs within the Big East conference and on the national stage in recent years, finishing second in the Big East in 2018 and 2019, while upsetting Yale and giving Penn state some trouble both of those years. During the shortened 2020 season, the Wildcats went 4-3. One of their wins came against a No.4 Maryland squad and two of their losses came against Penn State, 19-10, and Yale, 18-12.

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