Field Hockey


Cavaliers’ season ends with heartbreaking loss to Iowa in shootout in NCAA Tournament

The Virginia field hockey team had its season come to an end with a shootout loss against Iowa in the Round of 16 of the 2022 NCAA Field Hockey Championship on Friday at Lakeside Field in Evanston, Ill.


UVA earns at-large bid for NCAA Championship

The Virginia field hockey team earned one of eight at-large bids into the field of 18 teams for the 2022 NCAA Field Hockey Championship. The Cavaliers (13-7) will take on Iowa (11-7) on Friday at 3:30 p.m. ET at Lakeside Field in Evanston, Ill.


Olympic Sports Roundup: UVA rally comes up short in ACC title against UNC

The Virginia field hockey team suffered a 3-2 loss against No. 1 North Carolina in the final match of the 2022 ACC Field Hockey Championships on Friday at Jack Katz Stadium in Durham, N.C.


Iacobucci sends No. 3 seed Virginia to ACC Championship with OT winner vs. No. 2 Wake

The Virginia field hockey team advanced to the championship game of the 2022 ACC Field Hockey Championship after topping second-seed Wake Forest, 3-2, in overtime on Wednesday.


No. 3 seed Virginia shuts out Louisville; will face No. 2 Wake in semis Wednesday

Third-seeded Virginia (12-6, 3-3 ACC) advances to the semifinals, where they will face second-seeded Wake Forest on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.


Four Hoos named to All-Conference teams

Grad student striker Annie McDonough and freshman midfielder Daniela Mendez-Trendler were named to the first team, while senior midfielder Adele Iacobucci and freshman goalkeeper Jet Trimborn were named to the second team.


No. 3 seed Virginia to face No. 6 Louisville Tuesday in ACC Quarterfinals

The Virginia field hockey team will be the No. 3 seed in the 2022 Atlantic Coast Conference Championship, being held Nov. 1-4 at Williams Field at Jack Katz Stadium in Durham, N.C.


No. 5 Virginia outshoots No. 2 Maryland, but falls 2-0 in regular-season finale

The No. 5 Virginia field hockey team suffered a 2-0 loss in its game against No. 2 Maryland Wednesday at the Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex in College Park, Md.


Olympic Sports Weekend Roundup: No. 8 UVA blanks Wolfpack on Senior Day

The No. 8 Virginia women’s soccer team used a pair of goals in each half, including two goals and an assist from Alexa Spaanstra, to pick up a 4-0 victory over NC State at Klöckner Stadium on Sunday.


Iacobucci’s game-winner propels No. 7 Hoos to 2-1 win at No. 16 Liberty

The No. 7 Virginia field hockey team picked up a 2-1 victory against No. 16 Liberty on Tuesday in Lynchburg. Senior Adele Iacobucci scored the game-winning goal with 4:06 remaining in regulation.


No. 6 Virginia’s win streak snapped by No. 12 Wake Forest, 1-0

Wake Forest scored the lone goal of the game with 5:03 remaining in regulation to snap UVA’s six-game win streak and hand the Cavaliers their first home loss of the season.


No. 6 Cavaliers stay unbeaten at home with 2-1 win over Miami-Ohio

The No. 6 Virginia field hockey team picked up a 2-1 victory against Miami University on Sunday at Turf Field. Virginia is now 7-0 in home games this season and has won its last six overall contests.


No. 6 UVA hangs on for 3-2 victory at No. 25 Duke

The No. 6 Virginia field hockey team picked up a 3-2 victory at No. 25 Duke on Friday at Williams Field at Jack Katz Stadium in Durham, N.C. Virginia scored all three of its goals in the second quarter.


Trimborn, Mendez-Trendler pick up ACC weekly honors

Virginia field hockey goalkeeper Jet Trimborn and midfielder Daniela Mendez-Trendler have been named the ACC Offensive and Defensive Co-Players of the Week in honors announced Tuesday by the Atlantic Coast Conference.


No. 7 UVA blanks No. 19 William & Mary, 3-0, for third-straight shutout

The No. 7 Virginia field hockey team picked up a 3-0 victory against No. 19 William & Mary on Sunday at Turf Field. Virginia scored three times in the fourth quarter while outshooting the Tribe 24-0 in the game.


No. 7 Cavaliers blank fifth-ranked Louisville, 2-0

Freshman Daniela Mendez-Trendler scored two goals in the first period, which would prove to be all the offense the Cavaliers needed.


Olympic Sports Update: UVA Volleyball set to host No. 10 Pitt

The Virginia volleyball team will face its second ranked opponent of the season when it welcomes No. 10 Pittsburgh on Wednesday to round out its eight-match homestand.


Olympic Sports Update: No. 2 Virginia holds off Louisville, 2-0

A pair of free kicks gave the Cavaliers the openings they needed on Sunday, as No. 2 Virginia scored twice in the final 16 minutes of play to take a 2-0 victory over Louisville at Klöckner Stadium.


Olympic Sports Roundup: Sambach fires 7-under 65 to tie UVA scoring mark

UVA sophomore Amanda Sambach put on quite a performance during the opening round of the ANNIKA Intercollegiate tournament, shooting 7-under 65 to tie the Cavalier single-round scoring record and finish as the first-round leader.


Olympic Sports Roundup: Successful weekend for several Cavalier programs

Brianna Jablonowski turned in a career performance with two goals and an assist – including the opening and closing goals of the night – as No. 5 Virginia defeated No. 23 Memphis by a score of 5-0 on Sunday at Klöckner Stadium.