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UVA releases 2016 soccer schedules

The Virginia men’s and women’s soccer teams announced their 2016 schedules Friday.


UVA soccer players begin competition with U.S. Soccer National Teams

Several current and former members of the UVA women’s soccer program are beginning summer camp competition with different U.S. National Teams.


UVA women’s soccer hosts W&M in exhibition Wednesday

The Virginia women’s soccer team continues its spring exhibition season Wednesday night, hosting the Tribe of William & Mary.


Virginia men’s soccer welcomes 10 student-athletes in 2016-17 signing class

The Virginia men’s soccer program has announced its incoming recruiting class for the 2016-17 season.


Virginia soccer places three on USWNT Olympic qualifying roster

Virginia soccer alums Morgan Brian, Becky Sauerbrunn and Emily Sonnett begin practice for the 2016 Women’s Olympic Qualifying.


Three Virginia Cavaliers taken in NWSL Draft

Three members of the Virginia women’s soccer team were taken in the National Women’s Soccer League draft on Friday.


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Virginia soccer’s Scott Thomsen signs MLS Homegrown contract with New York Red Bulls

Virginia senior defender Scott Thomsen (Brick, N.J.) signed a Homegrown contract with Major League Soccer’s New York Red Bulls on Wednesday (Dec. 23).


Virginia’s Derrick Etienne signs MLS Homegrown Contract with New York Red Bulls

Virginia midfielder Derrick Etienne moved into the professional ranks when he signed a Major League Soccer Homegrown contract with the New York Red Bulls.


Virginia soccer’s Emily Sonnett named Hermann Trophy finalist

Virginia senior defender Emily Sonnett (Marietta, Ga.) has been named a finalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy.


Virginia soccer’s Emily Sonnett named Hermann Trophy semifinalist

Virginia senior defender Emily Sonnett (Marietta, Ga.) has been named a semifinalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy honoring the nation’s top collegiate soccer player, the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) announced on Tuesday (Dec. 1).


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UVA’s Klöckner Stadium named College Soccer Field of Year by STMA

The pitch at Klöckner Stadium has been tabbed as college soccer’s 2015 Field of the Year by the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA).


Women’s soccer: No. 1 Virginia falls in shootout to No. 9 Rutgers In NCAA quarterfinals

The Cavaliers and Scarlet Knights battled to a draw through 110 minutes, but it was the visiting team that moved on as No. 9 Rutgers (19-3-3) advanced past No. 1 Virginia (19-1-3) 7-6 in a shootout on Friday (Nov. 27).


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Men’s soccer: Virginia eliminated from NCAA Tournament with 1-0 loss at No. 10 Maryland

The Virginia men’s soccer team concluded its season with a 1-0 defeat to 10th-seeded Maryland Sundayin a second-round match of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Ludwig Field in College Park. Virginia finishes the season with a 10-5-3 record.


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Women’s soccer: No. 1 Virginia defeats No. 11 USC, 2-0

Senior forward Makenzy Doniak (Chino Hills, Calif.) and junior midfielder Alexis Shaffer (Cary, N.C.) came through for the second time on the weekend, each scoring a goal as No. 1 Virginia (19-1-2) defeated No. 11 USC (15-6-2) by a score of 2-0 on Sunday.


Men’s soccer: Virginia travels to No. 10 Maryland Sunday in NCAA second-round match

The Virginia men’s soccer team renews acquaintances with former ACC rival Maryland Sunday when it takes on the 10th-seeded Terrapins in a second-round match of the 2015 NCAA Tournament.


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Women’s soccer: No. 1 Virginia advances with 2-0 win over UNCW

It took into the second half, but the Cavaliers got big goals from Alexis Shaffer (Cary, N.C.) and Makenzy Doniak (Chino Hills, Calif.) to lift the home team to victory as No. 1 Virginia (18-1-2) defeated UNCW (15-7-1) by a score of 2-0 Friday night.


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Men’s soccer: Virginia ousts Rider in NCAA first round, 2-0

The Virginia men’s soccer team scored a pair of second-half goals in earning a 2-0 win over Rider Thursday evening in the first round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Klöckner Stadium.


Women’s soccer: Virginia hosts UNCW In NCAA second round Friday

The top-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team continues play in the NCAA Tournament, hosting second and third round action at Klöckner Stadium this weekend.


Men’s soccer: Virginia hosts Rider Thursday in NCAA first-round match

The Virginia men’s soccer team plays in the first round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at 7 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 19), battling Rider at Klöckner Stadium. The programs are meeting for just the second time ever.


Men’s soccer: Virginia earns 35th straight NCAA Tournament berth

The Virginia men’s soccer team earned its 35th-consecutive NCAA tournament selection Monday when the Cavaliers were chosen as part of the 48-team field for the 2015 NCAA Tournament. Virginia (9-4-3) plays host to Rider (14-5-1) at 7 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 19) in a first-round match at Klöckner Stadium.


Women’s soccer: No. 1 Virginia advances with 7-1 win over Howard in NCAA Tournament

The top-ranked Virginia (17-1-2) women’s soccer team jumped out to an early lead Friday night and exploded for five goals in the second half as the Cavaliers defeated Howard (13-8-2) by a score of 7-1 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.


Women’s soccer: No. 1 Virginia opens NCAA Tournament play Friday

The top-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team begins its quest for a third consecutive trip to the College Cup on Friday (Nov. 13) when it hosts Howard in a 6:30 p.m. NCAA Tournament first-round matchup at Klöckner Stadium.


Men’s soccer: UVA places five on All-ACC team

Five members of the Virginia men’s soccer team earned 2015 All-ACC honors, as the all-conference and all-freshman teams were announced Tuesday by the conference following voting by the league’s 12 head coaches. It marks UVA’s most honorees since the 2006 season.


Women’s soccer: Virginia earns No. 1 NCAA seed, hosts Howard In NCAA first round Friday

The Virginia women’s soccer team is one of four No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament and will host Howard in a first-round matchup at Klöckner Stadium at 6 p.m. on Friday, the NCAA announced with the release of the tournament bracket on Monday (Nov. 9).


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Men’s soccer: #9 Notre Dame tops #13 UVA, 1-0, in ACC Tournament

Notre Dame scored with just over three minutes remaining in the second half as the ninth-ranked Fighting Irish ousted the No. 13 Virginia men’s soccer team from the ACC Tournament, 1-0, Sunday afternoon in a quarterfinal match at Alumni Stadium in Notre Dame, Ind.