The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for May 13th, 2013

Daily Villanova Wildcats links, today featuring Ryan Arch's summer plans, third chances, and the NBA Combine.

Happy Monday, 'Nova Nation! What a game by the New York Rangers last night (I'm sure we have more than a few Capitals fans here as well). I'm currently scrambling to get on an earlier flight to San Francisco so I don't miss all of Game 7 tonight. Godspeed to myself.

Now, your morning news.

Arcidiacono to try out for USA U19 National Team - Philly.com
Ryan Arcidiacono, a freshman point guard at Villanova, accepted an invitation to participate in the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s U19 National Team training camp. The camp, which also serves as a tryout, will be held on June 15-19 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Women's Track & Field - Margey Runs Top Time in 1500 Meters - Villanova University Official Athletic Site
Freshman Kelsey Margey (Huntington, N.Y.) ran a personal best time of 4:17.14 in the preliminary heats of the 1500 meters at the ECAC Championship on Saturday afternoon at Weaver Stadium, where Villanova advanced five runners to the finals of their respective events. Margey had the fastest time out of 22 total entries in the preliminaries of the 1500 meters and beat her previous top time by more than five seconds. Also faring well for the Wildcats was sophomore Alexandra Wasik (Medina, Ohio), who was the runner-up in the pole vault with a height of 3.91 meters.

Men's Track & Field - Dusty Solis Wins 800 Meters at Virginia Challenge - Villanova University Official Athletic Site
Sophomore Dusty Solis (Colorado Springs, Colo.) highlighted six Villanova distance runners who were in competition on Saturday evening at the Virginia Challenge, as he won the non-invitational section of the 800 meters at Lannigan Field. Solis had a time of 1:50.94 and came in first out of 31 entries. Also recording a strong performance for the Wildcats was sophomore Rob Denault (Aurora, Ont.), who registered a personal best time of 3:42.08 in the 1500 meters.

A D-I chance after two surgeries - Philly.com
Sophomore and junior years are prime time for many NCAA Division I prospects, and that's when Jordan Prutzer did practically nothing on the softball field.

NBA Prospects have one last chance to make an impression - SBNation.com
The NBA Draft is fast approaching, and this year's class will visit Chicago next week to prove they belong on an NBA roster. No Mouph at the Combine (not a surprise in case you were thinking it was).

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