Villanova Wildcats men's lacrosse
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.
|Head coach||Michael Corrado|
|Conference||Big East Conference|
|Colors||Navy Blue and White|
|NCAA Tournament appearances|
|(3) - 2009, 2011, 2018|
|Conference Tournament championships|
|(1) - 2009|
|Conference regular season championships|
|(1) - 2013|
Villanova competed as an independent until joining the Colonial Athletic Association in 2002; winning the CAA tournament for their first title in 2009. 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. Villanova also made their first NCAA tournament appearance in 2009 but lost in the first round to the top-seeded Virginia, 18–6.
The following is a list of Villanova's results by season as a NCAA Division I program:
|Lee Stevens (Independent) (1981–1982)|
|Randy Marks (Independent) (1983–2001)|
|Randy Marks (Colonial Athletic Association) (2002–2006)|
|Mike Corrado (Colonial Athletic Association) (2007–2009)|
|2009||Mike Corrado||11-6||3-3||T-3rd||NCAA Division I First Round|
|Mike Corrado (Big East Conference) (2010–Present)|
|2011||Mike Corrado||11-5||3-3||4th||NCAA Division I First Round|
|2018||Mike Corrado||10-6||3-2||T-2nd||NCAA Division I First Round|
Postseason invitational champion
- Villanova Athletics Identity Standards Guide and Apparel Specifications (PDF). February 4, 2014. Retrieved February 25, 2019.
- BIG EAST Announces the Formation of Men's Lacrosse League for 2010 Season, Villanova University, June 11, 2008.
- Villanova claims first CAA title with 10-9 win over Towson Archived May 6, 2009, at the Wayback Machine, Inside Lacrosse, May 2, 2009.
- Villanova Secures First CAA Men's Lacrosse Title[permanent dead link], National Collegiate Athletic Association, May 3, 2009.
- Virginia crushes Villanova, 18–6, faces Hopkins in next round, The Baltimore Sun, May 11, 2009.