Oct. 24, 1997

    Villanova Defeats Providence in Double Overtime

    VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Villanova defeated Providence College in double overtime, 1-0, in BIG EAST men's soccer action Friday, October 24 at Villanova, Pa.

    Dave Francalangia scored the game-winning goal for the Wildcats at the 112:49 mark of the game.

    Villanova goalkeeper Matt Westfall made seven saves in the win. PC's Dan Pires registered nine stops in the loss.

    Villanova University improved its overall record to 6-4-4 and 4-2-3 in the BIG EAST, while Providence dropped to 3-12 overall and 1-8 in the BIG EAST.

    Providence College returns to action on Sunday, October 26 against Rutgers at Piscataway, N.J. at 2:00 at Villanova, Pa.


    Providence (3-12-0; 1-8-0)  0   0   0   0   --  0
    Villanova (6-4-4; 4-2-3)    0   0   0   1   --  1
    SCORING:  V, Dave Francalangia (James Corcoran) 112:49.
    SAVES:  V, Matt Westfall 7;  PC, Dan Pires 9.