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UVA women’s lax pulls away to beat UConn 19-13 in NCAA Tournament

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Published: May. 15, 2021 at 12:14 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia women’s lacrosse team blew open a close game with a 7-0 run in the 2nd half, and the Cavaliers defeated UConn 19-13 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday in South Bend, Indiana.

Eleven different players scored a goal for the ‘Hoos.

Junior Annie Dyson scored a career-high four goals, while freshman Morgan Schwab had two goals and three assists.

The Cavaliers (9-8) advance to face 5-seed Notre Dame in the second round on Sunday at one o’clock in South Bend.

The Fighting Irish defeated UVA 12-10 on April 3rd in Charlottesville.

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