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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for May 5, 2014

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Daily Villanova Wildcats links, today featuring Delaney medaling, baseball/softball weekend action, and Wright in Baltimore.

Happy Monday, everybody! Sorry to make this short and sweet again - I endured about 12 hours of travel delays yesterday to get from Charleston to New York City and I'm running on fumes.

And now, the "news."

Pitman's Delaney wins silver in Germany |
The international rules, he said, were "crazy." But Tim Delaney came home from Germany with a suitcase full of memories - and a silver medal.

Baseball: Offense Breaks Through in 13-2 Win at Georgetown | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
The top five spots in the batting order combined to go 10-for-16 with 12 runs scored and Villanova (13-30, 4-11 BIG EAST) matched its highest offensive output of the season in a 13-2 win over Georgetown (17-26, 3-12 BIG EAST) at Shirley Povich Field on Sunday afternoon. All of the offense for the Wildcats - 13 runs on 15 hits - came over the final six innings and Villanova salvaged the final game of the three-game set against one of its oldest conference rivals.

Softball: Wildcats Drop a Pair of Heartbreakers on Senior Day | Villanova University Official Athletic Site
Following a `Senior Day' ceremony where the Wildcats honored Ali Lowe, Kaity Sitzman, Danielle Lewandowski and Alyssa Lodato, a superb effort by Kate Poppe in game one and a breakout offensive performance in the second game wasn't enough as the Villanova softball team dropped a pair of games to St. John's Saturday afternoon at the Villanova Softball Complex.

Jay Wright keynotes the BCL Hall of Fame ceremony |
Villanova men's basketball coach Jay Wright has seen the pride that one of his top recruits, Mount St. Joseph star Phil Booth, shows when it comes to playing basketball in the Baltimore Catholic League.