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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.
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).
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.
It took two overtime periods and seven rounds of a shootout to decide the ACC Championship on Sunday with No. 1 Virginia (16-1-2) playing No. 4 Florida State (14-2-4) to a 2-2 draw before failing to claim the Championship in the seventh round of a shootout.
The No. 13 Virginia men’s soccer team heads to No. 9 Notre Dame at 1 p.m. Sunday in a quarterfinal match in the ACC Tournament at Alumni Stadium in Notre Dame, Ind. Virginia is the No. 5 seed in the tournament, while Notre Dame is the No. 4 seed.
Kristen McNabb (Montville, N.J.) scored two goals on the night and top-ranked Virginia (16-1-1) netted five goals in the second half on the way to a 5-0 victory over No. 6 Clemson (13-4-1) at the ACC Championships on Friday.
Betsy Brandon (Littleton, Colo.) turned in her first multiple-goal game and the Cavaliers scored three goals in the final three minutes of the first half as No. 1 Virginia (15-1-1, 9-1-0 ACC) picked up a 6-0 win at Pittsburgh (10-7-1, 4-6-0 ACC) on Saturday night.
The No. 13 Virginia men’s soccer team played No. 5 North Carolina to a scoreless draw Friday evening in front of 2,366 fans at Klöckner Stadium.
The No. 16 Virginia men’s soccer team entertains fifth-ranked North Carolina at 7 p.m. Friday in the Cavaliers’ regular-season finale. Prior to the match, UVA will conduct Senior Day ceremonies for its quartet of fourth-years, Andrew Freschi, Marcus Salandy-Defour, Scott Thomsen and Todd Wharton.
Senior Makenzy Doniak had a record performance for the Cavaliers on Wednesday night, scoring four first-half goals to lift No. 1 Virginia (14-1-1, 8-1-0 ACC) to a 6-1 victory over NC State (4-14-0, 0-9-0 ACC). It is the first time in program history a player has scored four goals in a game.
The top-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team hits the road to face the NC State Wolfpack at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 28, in the first of two road matches this week. The two road contests close the regular season for the Cavaliers.
The No. 2 Virginia women’s soccer team hosts No. 1 Florida State at 1 p.m. on Sunday at Klöckner Stadium in a nationally-televised showdown that’s a rematch of the 2014 national championship game.
The No. 16 Virginia men’s soccer team used a 12th-minute goal from freshman Derrick Etienne (Paterson, N.J.) to earn a 1-0 win over Virginia Tech Friday evening at Thompson Field in Blacksburg. The match was part of the Commonwealth Clash presented by Virginia529.
The No. 16 Virginia men’s soccer team heads to Blacksburg Friday for a 7 p.m. conference match against Virginia Tech at Thompson Field. The match is part of the Commonwealth Clash presented by Virginia529.
Freshman Brianna Westrup (Corona del Mar, Calif.) scored the first goal of her collegiate career on Thursday afternoon, lifting No. 2 Virginia (12-1-1, 6-1-0 ACC) to a 1-0 victory over Louisville (7-7-2, 3-4-1 ACC) at Klöckner Stadium.
Senior Makenzy Doniak (Chino Hills, Calif.) tied the school record for points in a career (138) with a goal and an assist on Sunday to help No. 2 Virginia (11-1-1, 5-1-0 ACC) post a 4-2 victory on the road at Boston College (9-6-1, 3-3-1 ACC).
The No. 12 Virginia men’s soccer team scored three unanswered goals in the second half to top Pitt, 3-1, Friday evening at Klöckner Stadium. All three Cavalier goals came from freshmen, as Wesley Wade (South Orange, N.J.) scored his first two college goals, while Edward Opoku (Rye, N.Y.) tallied the equalizer.
The No. 12 Virginia men’s soccer team was shut out for the first time in 2015 Tuesday as it fell to American, 1-0, at Klöckner Stadium. Virginia (7-3-2) finished the non-conference portion of its regular-season schedule with a 5-1-1 mark, while American improved to 9-4-1 on the year.
Junior Alexis Shaffer (Cary, N.C.) scored her sixth goal of the season, striking in the 13th minute of play on Sunday to lift No. 3 Virginia (10-1-1, 4-1-0 ACC) to a 1-0 victory over Wake Forest (4-9-2, 1-5-0 ACC).
The No. 3 Virginia women’s soccer team continues a three-game road trip on Sunday, staying on the road to take on Wake Forest at 1 p.m. at Spry Soccer Stadium.
The No. 10 Virginia men’s soccer team’s late rally fell short in a 2-1 defeat at Boston College Friday evening at Newton Campus Field in Newton, Mass.
After a first half dominated by defense, No. 3 Virginia (9-1-1, 3-1-0 ACC) broke through in the second half with a pair of goals to pick up a 2-0 win on the road at No. 5 Clemson (9-2-1, 3-2-0 ACC) on Thursday night.