All signs point to Virginia being one of the 16 teams that will host a four-team regional in the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
Virginia senior men’s tennis player Thai-Son Kwiatkowski advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Singles Championship with a quarterfinal victory over Georgia Tech’s Christopher Eubanks on Saturday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Georgia.
In the aftermath of Virginia’s loss Thursday night in the ACC Baseball Tournament, reporters could be overheard debating the identity of UVa’s No. 1 starting pitcher. Eventually, it was decided that the Cavaliers don’t have one.
Virginia men’s tennis player Thai-Son Kwiatkowski advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Singles Championship with a straight-set victory over Ohio State’s Mikael Torpegaard on Friday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Georgia.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — In the eighth inning of a game that was all but decided seven frames earlier, Virginia’s Ernie Clement tagged up and scored on a ball skied to very shallow right-center field.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Six times during the regular season, Virginia’s baseball team clinched a three-game weekend series against an ACC opponent without winning the opening game.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Virginia coach Brian O’Connor thought his team played soft in Thursday’s 4-3 loss to Duke in the ACC Tournament. He also said the Cavaliers failed to play good defense and they didn’t represent the core reasons behind UVa’s 14-year rise as one of the nation’s premier colleg…
ATHENS, Ga. — With his Virginia team leading North Carolina, 3-2 heading into the final two singles matches in Tuesday evening’s NCAA Tennis Championship, Brian Boland gazed at senior J.C. Aragone warming up on court 5 and felt more than comfortable.
ATHENS, Ga. — Brian Boland’s on-court championship antics Tuesday night will never be confused with the late Jim Valvano’s roaming around in search of someone to hug after N.C. State’s miraculous upset of Phi Slama Jama in the 1983 NCAA basketball finals.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A full parking lot told the story. The 9 o’clock hour was approaching on the evening of March 24 and vehicles owned by Virginia players and coaches remained still just outside Davenport Field.
Former Virginia men’s lacrosse attackman Doug Knight and former women’s lacrosse All-American Robyn Nye Wood are members of the 2017 U.S. Lacrosse Hall of Fame class, the U.S. Lacrosse Board of Directors announced.
When Jake McCarthy dropped from near the top of Virginia’s lineup to the bottom, he was batting just .162 against Atlantic Coast Conference competition.
Henrik Wiersholm's 7-5, 7-5 triumph over Kyle Seelig clinched second-seeded Virginia’s 4-2 victory over No. 3 Ohio State, and sent the Cavaliers into Tuesday’s finals, where they will seek their third consecutive national title, and their fourth in five years. UVa’s foe is a familiar one, No. 9 North Carolina, which defeated Georgia in the other semi, 4-3.
On Feb. 19, Virginia overcame a 6-0 deficit to Kansas with nine runs over the final three innings, giving the Cavaliers their largest comeback victory in 11 years. The 2017 season was three games old, but the foreshadowing was clear.
Prior to Saturday, Virginia’s 2018 seven-man recruiting class included plenty of important pieces. The Cavaliers have a dual-threat quarterback (Wyatt Rector), three outside linebackers (Case Gatlin, Javar Garrett, Noah Taylor) and a building block of an offensive lineman (Will Lawrence).
The No. 9 Virginia baseball team scored the go-ahead run in the ninth inning to break a tie and earn a 10-9 win over Georgia Tech on Saturday afternoon in both teams’ regular-season finale at Russ Chandler Stadium.
The No. 2 Virginia men’s tennis team reached the NCAA semifinals for the eighth consecutive season with a 4-1 victory over Texas on Saturday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Georgia.
The No. 9 Virginia baseball team evened its series at Georgia Tech with a 16-3 win Friday night at Russ Chandler Stadium. The Cavaliers (40-13, 17-12 ACC) reached the 40-win plateau for the 11th time in head coach Brian O’Connor’s 14 seasons at the helm of the program.
After hanging close to the previous two national champions in the NCAA’s Baton Rouge regional earlier this week, Virginia golf coach Bowen Sargent is looking forward to his team’s trip to Chicago next week and another shot at the big prize.
The No. 9 Virginia baseball team lost 14-7 to Georgia Tech on Thursday night in the opener of a three-game series at Russ Chandler Stadium in Atlanta. The Yellow Jackets used five-run innings in the sixth and eighth inning to come back from a 5-4 deficit.
NEW YORK — It’s been a whirlwind few weeks for South Carolina coach Dawn Staley since her Gamecocks won their first national championship.
The No. 2 Virginia men’s tennis team continued its quest for a third straight NCAA team title with a 4-0 victory over No. 15 Florida (19-10) in the NCAA Tournament Round of 16 on Thursday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Georgia.
The Cavaliers, the No. 2 seed, will take that mentality into Thursday morning’s match against 15th-seeded Florida in the NCAA’s Round of 16 at the University of Georgia’s Magill Tennis Complex in Athens.
A victory over Richmond (17-32) and the 12th-ranked Cavaliers (38-12) would finish the midweek portion of their 2017 schedule undefeated (14-0). That last happened in 2011.
Virginia won four of five races to earn its eighth consecutive ACC rowing title Sunday on Lake Hartwell in Clemson, S.C., finishing up with 96 points.
Virginia’s men’s tennis team made sure that Coach Brian Boland’s final home match of his career had a happy ending on Saturday, and in doing so guaranteed themselves a spot in the NCAA Championships’ Round of 16 for the 14th consecutive year.
Virginia and Liberty announced a three-game football series between the two programs on Saturday. It will be the first football series between the schools.
The Virginia women’s lacrosse team opened NCAA Tournament play with an 11-9 victory over Elon on Friday at Fetzer Field in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
For residents living near Boar’s Head, that commotion heard Friday afternoon wasn’t a freight train rumbling through. It was the Virginia men’s tennis team at full steam in its opening round match of the NCAA Championships.
Virginia has won three of the last four NCAA championships in men’s tennis, has reached the semifinals in nine of the last 10 seasons, and reached the quarterfinals a dozen straight times.
Senior Katie Park became the first Virginia softball player to earn first team All-ACC honors since Melanie Mitchell in 2010, while classmate Kaitlin Fitzgerald was listed on the second team.
No. 4 Florida State (49-6-1) advanced to the semifinals of the ACC Tournament with a 16-0, five-inning victory over eighth-seeded Virginia (22-32). The loss for the Cavaliers concludes their 2017 campaign under first-year head coach, Joanna Hardin.
Italian forward Francesco Badocchi has signed his National Letter of Intent to join the Virginia men’s basketball program, the school announced Thursday.
Coming off a nine-day break for final exams, Virginia is sticking with its most recent weekend pitching rotation for the upcoming home series against Miami.
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Virginia redshirt freshman basketball player Jay Huff will embark on a 13-day competitive basketball tour of the Czech Republic and Poland with Athletes In Action from May 23-June 5.
Virginia men's tennis senior Thai-Son Kwiatkowski and junior Collin Altamirano have been selected to compete in the 2017 NCAA Men’s Tennis Singles Championship