UVA Field Hockey advances to ACC Tournament Semifinals

UVA's Lauren Janssen celebrates her game-winning goal
UVA's Lauren Janssen celebrates her game-winning goal(wvir)
Published: Nov. 5, 2020 at 9:30 PM EST
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia field hockey team beat Wake Forest 2-1 in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday in Chapel Hill, NC.

Laura Janssen scored both goals for the 'Hoos on penalty corners.

The sophomore gave UVA the early lead with a score in the 1st quarter, and after the Demon Deacons tied the game with a penalty stroke, Janssen scored the game-winner early in the 4th quarter.

Lauren Hausheer made six saves in goal for Virginia.

The 4-seed Cavaliers will take on top-seed Louisville on Friday at 1:30 p.m..

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