Villanova Wildcats men's lacrosse

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Villanova Wildcats
Villanova Wildcats Logo.svg
Founded 1981 (varsity)
University Villanova University
Conference Big East Conference
Location Villanova, Pennsylvania
Coach Michael Corrado
Stadium Villanova Stadium
(capacity: 12,000)
Colors Blue and white
         
NCAA Tournament Appearances
2009, 2011
Conference Tournament Champions
2009

The Villanova Wildcats men's lacrosse team represents Villanova University in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I men's lacrosse. The Wildcats were elevated to the varsity level in 1981 after competing as a club sport since 1961.[1]

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Villanova currently competes as a member of the Big East Conference and plays their home games at Villanova Stadium in Villanova, Pennsylvania.

Villanova competed as an independent until joining the Colonial Athletic Association in 2002; winning the CAA tournament for their first title in 2009.[2] The fourth-seeded Wildcats were the lowest-seeded champions in conference tournament history but had qualified for conference tournament for the fifth year in a row.[3] Villanova also made their first NCAA tournament appearance in 2009 but lost in the first round to the top-seeded Virginia, 18–6.[4][5]

Annual Record Men's Lacrosse[edit]

Year Wins Losses Percent Conference Playoffs National Rank RPI SOS Power Rating (1)
2014 6 10 .420 4th Big East Finals 30 9 25
2013 7 8 .480 1st Big East Finals 20 21 8 20
2012 8 7 .530 2nd 19 21 7 21
2011 11 5 .620 4th NCAA 1st Round (2) 11 11 18 13
2010 10 5 .667 3rd 17 21 33 22
2009 11 6 .650 3rd NCAA 1st Round (3) 19 18 36 20
2008 5 10 .367 3rd 31 28 38
2007 7 7 .500 5th 38 41 34
(1) Laxpower Power Rating
(2) Lost NCAA 1st round 13-10 to Denver.
(3) Lost NCAA 1st round 18-6 to Virginia.

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