The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for March 24, 2014

Daily Villanova Wildcats links, today featuring a weekend filled with losses.

It's Monday, you guys. Two days have past since the season ended, and that feeling of resentment is still there. I've stayed away from commenting to try and gain some perspective before I unleash my thoughts (which I'll do in the next few days). At the end of the day, it's disappointing to go home early, and I felt like this team could have achieved much more.

As you'll see below, it wasn't the best of weekends for Villanova athletics. Let's get all this out of the way in one fell swwop.

And now, the "news."

In Dark Time, Future Still Plenty Bright for Villanova | City of Basketball Love
James Bell, the team's leading scorer and second leading rebounder is graduating, but all is not bleak for the 'Cats.

PCats Fall to GW in Second Round of WNIT | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
The Villanova Wildcats saw their season come to an end on Sunday afternoon with a 76-66 loss to the George Washington Colonials in the second round of the WNIT. With the loss, Villanova finishes the season with a 23-9 record. George Washington improves to 23-10 on the year and will advance to the third round of the WNIT.

Baseball Drops Series Finale to Northeastern, 4-1 | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
Despite another strong pitching outing from freshman lefty Hunter Schryver (Mechanicsburg, Pa.), Villanova (7-14) was defeated by a final score of 4-1 by Northeastern (9-10) at the Villanova Ballpark at Plymouth on Sunday afternoon. The visiting Huskies edged the Wildcats two games to one in the closely contested series this weekend.

Women's Lax Falls to No. 6 Notre Dame, 17-8 | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
The Villanova women's lacrosse team (4-4, 0-0 BIG EAST) fell to No. 6 Notre Dame (8-3, 1-3 ACC) Sunday afternoon at Villanova Stadium. Freshman midfielder Becca Hetrick and junior midfielder Hannah Goforth each scored twice in the contest.

Softball: Two Seventh Inning Runs Push Hoyas Past Wildcats, 5-3 | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
With two outs and a pair of runners on in the seventh, Natalia Segovia misplayed a fly ball to right field, allowing two runs to cross the plate proving to be the difference maker as the Villanova softball team dropped its third game in a row against Georgetown, 5-3. The Wildcats were unable to steal Sunday's matinee at the Villanova Softball Complex as five errors aided the Georgetown sweep dropping Villanova's record to 8-15 on the year and 0-3 in conference.

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