Villanova Track & Field
Tiernan finishes 2nd at NCAAs
Villanovan puts in gutsy performance but is unable to hang with the 3-time champion.
New Villanova Track & Field offices
Villanova dedicates new Track & Field offices; thanks to generosity of Robert Moran, VU '72 https://t.co/ykv4XANiP7 pic.twitter.com/oY7c3wf7ur— Run Nova (@RunNova) November 16, 2015
The generosity of Robert Moran, VU '72 helped get the Villanova Harriers a new office.
Villanova Men's X-Country moves up in Poll
Villanova men up to #17 in the FloTrack XC Rankings, after solid Big East performance. https://t.co/3RHgnjB0Fl pic.twitter.com/qPRQKbJbVH— Run Nova (@RunNova) November 2, 2015
Wildcats now at #17.
Williamsz, Denault in 1500m Final
Williamsz and Denault advance to 1500 Meters Final at #NCAATF Championships! The finals will take place on Friday night at 7:45pm on ESPN ✌️#NovaNation
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Villanova's Jordy Williamsz and Rob Denault have advanced to Friday's Final of the Men's 1500 Meters at the NCAA Track and Field Championships.
Denault was an automatic qualifier for finishing in the top 5 of his semifinal heat and Williamsz was an "on time" qualifier.
The Final, from Hayward Field in Eugene, OR, will be broadcast on ESPN at 930p ET on Friday.
WATCH: Villanova wins the Women's BIG EAST Track & Field Championship
Villanova Champions included...
Varonica Johnson, 100m
Varonica Johnson, 200m
Kathleen McPhillips, Pole Vault
Katherine Petruzzellis, Heptathalon
Shanice Grant, 100m Hurdles
Angel Piccirillo, 800m
WATCH: Villanova wins the Men's BIG EAST Track & Field Championship
The Villanova men shattered the team points record by scoring 243 points to win the 2015 Conference Championship.
'Nova claimed victories in...
Elbert Maxwell, Long Jump
Elbert Maxwell, Triple Jump
Robert Hurlbut, 10K
James Deutmeyer, Pole Vault
Jordy Williamsz, 1500m
Patrick Tiernan, 5K
Robert Cacace, Decathalon
Kyle Cartwright, 400m Hurdles.
WATCH: 'Nova shocks Oregon in 4xMile
Villanova's Jordy Williamsz sprinted past Oregon's Edward Cheserek to claim the 4x1600 at the line. The splits for the team were Sam McEntee (4:02.00), Rob Denault (4:01.4), Patrick Tiernan (4:01.1), & Williamsz (4:13.6) for a winning time of 6:18.07
The victory is Villanova's 97th all-time championship all-time at The Relays (and 11th in the event).
Watch Live: 2014 NCAA Cross Country Championships
From Terra Haute, IN: The women start at 12p, the men at 1p.
Men's XC wins BIG EAST Championship!
A cold, windy and rainy day in Indiana made for a tough track, but Patrick Tiernan destroyed the field anyway.
Big East X-Country Championships Stream
#BIGEASTxc Championships will stream live on #BEDN starting at 11am ET. More information: http://t.co/RNNTsL73rx— BIG EAST Champs (@BIGEASTchamps) October 31, 2014
Butler is hosting the Big East Cross Country Championships. A stream from the meet in Indiana is available on www.foxsports.com/foxsportsgo
Nova Results at T&F Championships
6 Wildcats competed at the Track & Field National Championships.
Jordy Williamsz & Sam McEntee to represent Australia at IAAF World Relays
Two Villanova men -- Jordy Williamsz and Sam McEntee -- will be on Australia's 4x1500 team at World Relays in the Bahamas (part 1 of 2)— Run Nova (@RunNova) May 13, 2014
Athletics Australia has today confirmed its entries for the IAAF World Relays that will held in Nassau, Bahamas on May 24-25.
On their 4x1500 will be two Villanovans- Jordy Williamsz & Sam McEntee. That pair will join Ryan Gregson (who is ranked 5th in the world) and Collis Birmingham who was an '08 & '12 Olympian in the 5k.
Nova Women win 4x1500
Two events, two victories for the Villanova women at the Penn Relays.
Track & Field receives $2 million gift
Robert F. Moran, a 1972 graduate of Villanova, donated $2 million to the Track and Field programs at his alma mater as part of a larger $7 million gift.
Lipari & Tiernan finish in Top 10 at NCAAs
Villanova Women finish 19th and the Men finish 18th.