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UVA women’s soccer prepares for rematch with FSU in College Cup

The Virginia women's soccer team will face a familiar foe in the College Cup, as the Cavaliers will take on ACC rival Florida State in the national semifinals on Thursday in Cary, NC.

  Thursday’s High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Ordonez scores hat trick; UVA Women’s Soccer advances to Elite Eight

  Wednesday’s High School Sports Scores & Highlights

UVA Women’s Tennis ready to host NCAA Regional on new home court

UVA baseball allows seven unanswered runs; Cavaliers fall 7-5 against VCU

UVA women’s soccer looking to advance past Sweet Sixteen

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Virginia Men’s & Women’s tennis teams earn National Seeds in NCAA Tournament

UVA baseball charging towards postseason

JMU football tops North Dakota 34-21 in FCS quarterfinals

UVA baseball beats No. 22 Virginia Tech 6-1 to win ACC series

  UVA Football holds Spring Game at Scott Stadium

  Riverheads wins unprecedented fifth-consecutive Class 1 state championship

  Stuarts Draft football falls 48-41 against Appomattox in Class 2 state finals

The Stuarts Draft football team finished as the state runner-up for the second year in a row, as the Cougars fell 48-41 against Appomattox in the Class 2 finals on Saturday.

UVA women’s soccer beats BYU 2-0 in NCAA Tournament Second Round

Alexa Spaanstra scored two goals for the second match in a row, and the UVA women’s soccer team defeated 12-seed BYU 2-0 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday in Cary, North Carolina.

Medina Spirit gives trainer Baffert record 7th Kentucky Derby win

Medina Spirit fought off three challengers in the stretch to win the Kentucky Derby by a half-length, making Bob Baffert the winningest trainer in the race’s 147-year history with seven.

Virginia baseball crushes No. 22 Virginia Tech 18-1

The Virginia baseball team blew the game open with seven runs in the 5th inning, and the Cavaliers crushed the Hokies 18-1 in Game One of their three game series on Friday in Blacksburg.

  Friday’s High School Sports Scores & Highlights

UVA women’s lax fall 16-12 against BC in ACC Tournament Quarterfinals

Virginia women’s soccer beats SIUE 3-1; Advances to 2nd round of NCAA Tournament

  UVA’s Navarro & Johanson knocked out in doubles bracket of Boar’s Head Resort Women’s Open

UVA women’s soccer ready to begin postseason play

  UVA’s Rosie Johanson competes in 20th Boar’s Head Resort Women’s Open

Virginia volleyball hires new head coach

Shannon Wells has been hired as the new head coach of the Virginia volleyball program. Wells spent the last seven seasons as an assistant coach at the University of Florida.

Virginia wins ACC Men’s Tennis Tournament Championship

The Virginia men's tennis team won the ACC Tournament Championship for the 13th time in program history, and the first time since 2017, as the Cavaliers (21-2) rallied to beat North Carolina in the finals on Sunday in Rome, GA.

UVA baseball drops series finale 7-4 against Duke

The Virginia baseball team was unable to earn its first sweep of the season in a weekend series, as the Cavaliers fell 7-4 against Duke on Sunday at Disharoon Park.

UVA softball falls 1-0 against Syracuse on Senior Day

The Virginia softball team honored seniors Savana Avilla, Kate Covington, Katie Haney, Ashley Jennings, Molly Keshin, and Rachel Keshin at the conclusion of their regular season home finale on Sunday.

  Riverheads football thumps West Point 52-8 in Class 1 state semifinals

The Riverheads football team will have a chance to win an unprecedented fifth-consecutive state championship, as the Gladiators beat West Point 52-8 in the VHSL Class 1 state semifinals on Saturday.

  Stuarts Draft football powers past Poquoson 44-13 in Class 2 state semifinals

The Stuarts Draft football team will play for a state championship for the second year in a row, as the Cougars defeated Poquoson 44-13 in the VHSL Class 2 state semifinals on Saturday at York High School.

No. 5 UVA men’s lax upset 13-11 by No. 11 Syracuse on Senior Day

The No. 5 Virginia men’s lacrosse team lost 24-of-27 faceoffs against No. 11 Syracuse, and the Cavaliers fell 13-11 on Senior Day at Klöckner Stadium.

Virginia Tech defeats No. 7 UVA women’s lax 20-15 on Senior Day

Virginia Tech opened the game on a 6-0 run, and the Hokies upset No. 7 Virginia 20-15 on Senior Day at Klöckner Stadium.

UVA baseball defeats Duke 4-3; Earns series victory

The Virginia baseball team has a chance to sweep an ACC series for the first time this season, as the Cavaliers defeated Duke 4-3 on Saturday at Disharoon Park.

James Madison tops VMI 31-24 in FCS Playoffs

JMU had 305 yards rushing against VMI, including a program-record 99-yard touchdown run by Jawon Hamilton, and the Dukes defeated the Keydets 31-24 in the first round of the FCS Playoffs.

  Riverheads volleyball falls 3-0 at Auburn in Class 1 state finals

The Riverheads volleyball team finished as the state runner-up for the third year in a row, as the Gladiators fell 3-0 at Auburn in the Class 1 state finals on Friday.

Nic Kent hits grand slam; UVA baseball beats Duke 9-3 in series opener

STAB alum Nic Kent hit a grand slam during a six-run 4th inning, and the Virginia baseball team defeated Duke 9-3 in their series opener on Friday at Disharoon Park.

UVA Football allowing limited attendance for Spring Game

The Virginia football program has announced it will be allowing fans to attend its Spring Game, which is scheduled for May 1st at Scott Stadium.

  Riverheads volleyball advances to title match; Albemarle falls in state semifinals

The Riverheads volleyball team will play in the Class 1 state championship match for the third year in a row, while Albemarle lost in the Class 5 state semifinals.

Virginia women’s soccer earns 27th consecutive NCAA Tournament bid

The Virginia women’s soccer team has earned a spot in the NCAA Tournament for the 27th year in a row. The Cavaliers will take on Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in the first round on Wednesday, April 28th.

UVA’s Lavel Davis Jr. and Chico Bennett suffer ACL injuries

On Monday, UVA football head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced that wide receiver Lavel Davis Jr. and linebacker Chico Bennett had both suffered ACL injuries.

UVA men’s soccer not selected for NCAA Tournament, ending 39-year streak

For the first time since 1980, the Virginia men’s soccer team will not participate in the NCAA Tournament.

  JMU Football earns No. 3 National Seed in FCS Playoffs

The James Madison football team has earned a National Seed in the FCS Playoffs for the fifth time in the last six years. The Dukes (5-0) are the No. 3 overall seed, and they will host VMI (6-1) in the first round.

UVA baseball falls 8-2 against No. 7 Louisville in series finale

The Virginia baseball team was unable to earn its third-consecutive ACC Series victory, as the Cavaliers fell 8-2 against No. 7 Louisville on Sunday at Disharoon Park.

  No. 1 JMU football tops No. 11 Richmond 23-6 in regular season finale

The James Madison football team (5-0, 3-0 CAA) finished the regular season with an undefeated record, as the top-ranked Dukes defeated No. 11 Richmond 23-6 on Saturday at Bridgeforth Stadium.

UVA baseball falls 9-5 in Game Two against No. 7 Louisville

Louisville batters pounded out 17 hits, and the 7th ranked Cardinals defeated Virginia 9-5 on Saturday at Disharoon Park.

Record-breaking performances at Virginia Challenge

UVA senior Andrenette Knight won the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 56.54 on Saturday at the Virginia Challenge at Lannigan Field.

No. 4 UVA men’s lax dominates Utah 18-11 at Klöckner Stadium

Senior Matt Moore became the 5th player in program history to record 100 goals and 100 assists in a career, and the No. 4 Virginia men’s lacrosse team defeated Utah 18-11 on Saturday at Klöckner Stadium.

  Friday’s High School Football Playoff Scores & Highlights

The Stuarts Draft football team beat Strasburg 20-3 in the Region 2B championship match, while Riverheads rolled over Central-Lunenberg 56-7 in the Region 1B finals.

Walk-Off Winner: UVA baseball beats No. 7 Louisville 8-7 in 10 innings

Logan Michaels scored the game-winning run on a 2-out error in the 10th inning, and the UVA baseball team defeated No. 7 Louisville 8-7 in Game One of its three-game series.

  Thursday’s high school playoff scores & highlights

High school playoff scores and highlights from across Central Virginia on Thursday, April 15th.

No. 3 Duke men’s lax defeats No. 4 UVA 13-12 in OT

St. Anne’s-Belfield alum Joe Robertson scored the game-winner in overtime, and the No. 3 Duke men’s lacrosse team defeated No. 4 Virginia 13-12 on Thursday night at Klöckner Stadium.

Tuesday’s High School Playoff Scoreboard

High school playoff scores from the semifinals of the VHSL Region Tournament on Tuesday, April 13th.

Trey Murphy III declares for NBA Draft

UVA junior forward Trey Murphy III has announced he will enter his name in the NBA Draft process, while maintaining his NCAA eligibility.

Virginia Tech to open 2021 football season Sept. 3

The game against the Tar Heels will mark the first of seven home games at Lane Stadium in 2021.

No. 12 UVA women’s soccer plays No. 5 West Virginia to 1-1 draw in double-overtime

After 110 minutes of action, the No. 12 Virginia women’s soccer team finished in a 1-1 draw with No. 5 West Virginia on Saturday at Klöckner Stadium.

No. 6 Virginia men’s lax knocks off No. 3 UNC 18-16

Ian Laviano and Jeff Conner each scored four goals, and the No. 6 Virginia men’s lacrosse team defeated No. 3 North Carolina 18-16 on Saturday in Chapel Hill.

No. 7 UVA women’s lax falls 15-12 at No. 3 Syracuse

The Syracuse women's lacrosse team out-shot UVA 41-20, and the No. 3 Orange rallied to defeat the No. 7 Cavaliers 15-12 on Saturday in Upstate New York.

UVA sophomore Justin McKoy transferring to North Carolina

Former UVA men’s basketball player Justin McKoy has announced he is transferring to North Carolina. McKoy is the second former Cavalier to join an ACC program this offseason, as Casey Morsell had previously committed to NC State.

  Friday’s High School Football Playoff Scores & Highlights

High School football scores and highlights from across Central Virginia in the first round of the VHSL playoffs on Friday, April 9th,.

UVA baseball falls 6-1 in series opener at Clemson

Former Miller School star Adam Hackenberg drove in two runs, and the Clemson baseball team defeated Virginia 6-1 on Friday in their series opener in South Carolina.

Indiana shooting guard Armaan Franklin transferring to UVA

The Virginia men's basketball team received its first transfer of the offseason, as Indiana guard Armaan Franklin has committed to the 'Hoos. The 6-foot-4 guard was second on the Hoosiers in scoring last season (11.4 PPG).

No, 6 UVA men’s lax ready for rematch with No. 3 UNC

The Virginia men's lacrosse team will play another Top Five opponent this weekend, as the 6th-ranked Cavaliers travel to face No, 3 North Carolina.

UVA men’s soccer falls 5-0 at No. 1 Pitt in Spring season finale

The Virginia men's soccer team has lost three consecutive matches for the first time since 2003, as the Cavaliers fell 5-0 at No. 1 Pitt in their Spring season finale on Thursday.

No. 12 UVA women’s golf falls 4-1 against No. 12 Maryland

The No. 12 Virginia women’s golf team lost 4-1 against No. 20 Maryland in the third-place game at the Cavalier Match Play tournament on Wednesday at Birdwood Golf Club.

UVA football looking for big plays at Spring Practice

The Virginia football team is looking for big plays at Spring Practice, and Cavaliers are hoping to turn '50-50 Plays' into a 75-25 advantage this year.

Virginia baseball tops William & Mary 7-6 in 12 innings

Zack Gelof drove in the game-winning run with a bases loaded sac fly in the bottom of the 12th, and the UVA baseball team defeated William & Mary 7-6 on Tuesday at Disharoon Park.

Liberty defeated UVA softball 12-3 in six innings

The Virginia softball team lost 12-3 in six innings against Liberty on Tuesday at Palmer Park.

UVA women’s golf plays first-ever match at home

The Virginia women’s golf team played a match on its home course for the first time in program history on Tuesday, as the ‘Hoos were hosting the Cavalier Match Play tournament at Birdwood Golf Club.

UVA baseball clinches series victory with 11-4 win at No. 4 Georgia Tech

The Virginia baseball team won an ACC series for the first time this season, as the Cavaliers defeated No. 4 Georgia Tech 11-4 on Saturday in Atlanta.

No. 5 UVA men’s lax dominates No. 13 Richmond 18-10

The Virginia men’s lacrosse team put on a dominating display between ranked teams on Saturday, as the 5th ranked Cavaliers crushed No. 13 Richmond 18-10.

No. 5 Notre Dame women’s lax tops No. 7 Virginia 12-10

A big comeback came up just short, and the 7th ranked Virginia women’s lacrosse team fell 12-10 against No. 5 Notre Dame on Saturday at Klöckner Stadium.

UVA softball beats BC 2-1 in 12 innings

The Virginia softball team won an ACC series at Palmer Park for the first time in program history, as the Cavaliers defeated Boston College 2-1 in 12 innings on Saturday.

  Friday’s High School Football Scores & Highlights

High school football scores & highlights from across Central Virginia on Friday, April 2nd.

Comeback comes up short; UVA baseball falls 6-5 at No. 4 Georgia Tech

The Virginia baseball team scored five runs over the final two innings, but their comeback came up just short, as the Cavaliers fell 6-5 on Thursday at No. 4 Georgia Tech.

No. 4 UVA men’s tennis tops Virginia Tech 6-1 on Senior Day

The Virginia men’s tennis team improved to 10-0 in the ACC, as the 4th ranked Cavaliers defeated Virginia Tech 6-1 on Thursday at the Boar’s Head Sports Club.

UVA softball sweeps doubleheader against Boston College

The Virginia softball team recorded back-to-back shutouts for the first time since 2014, as the Cavaliers beat Boston College 1-0 and 9-0 (5 innings) in a doubleheader at Palmer Park.

UVA Baseball scores late to beat George Washington 7-2

The Virginia baseball team broke open a 1-1 ballgame with four runs in the 8th inning, and two more in the 9th, and the Cavaliers defeated George Washington 7-2 on Tuesday in Arlington.

Virginia football returns to the field for Spring Practice

The Virginia football team was on the field for its first practice of the spring on Tuesday.

No. 19 Virginia Tech beats UVA softball 9-1

The Virginia softball team ended a long scoreless streak against Virginia Tech, but the Cavaliers were unable to pull out a win, as UVA fell 9-1 against the 19th ranked Hokies on Tuesday at Palmer Park.

UVA sophomore Justin McKoy entering NCAA Transfer Portal

UVA men's basketball sophomore Justin McKoy has entered his name into the NCAA Transfer Portal, joining Cavaliers' sophomore Casey Morsell and freshman Jabri Abdur-Rahim.

NFL owners approve 17-game regular season, 3 preseason games

The NFL is increasing the regular season to 17 games and reducing the preseason to three games.

Jabri Abdur-Rahim enters NCAA Transfer Portal

Virginia freshman Jabri Abdur-Rahim has entered his name into the NCAA Transfer Portal. The 6-foot-7 guard is the second Cavalier player to signal his decision to transfer, joining sophomore Casey Morsell.