Lacrosse


UVA’s Myers named recipient of 2022 Diane Geppi-Aikens Memorial Award

The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) named Julie Myers, head coach at the University of Virginia, as its 2022 Diane Geppi-Aikens Memorial Award recipient.


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: Cavaliers sweep Dukes, Cross Country season kicks off Saturday

The No. 5 Virginia women’s soccer team posted its fourth consecutive shutout on Thursday as the Cavaliers used a pair of second-half goals to defeat James Madison by a score of 2-0 at Klöckner Stadium.


UVA men’s lax adds Richmond transfer Kology

Defenseman Griffin Kology comes to UVA as a sophomore after playing for the University of Richmond in 2022, where he started in 15 out of 16 total games at close defense, and helped the Spiders secure their third SoCon title since the program’s inception in 2015. 


Shellenberger, three former Hoos invited to U.S. Men’s National Team Training Camp

Virginia attackman Connor Shellenberger and three former Cavaliers in Matt Moore, Charlie Bertrand and Ryan Conrad have been invited to participate at the U.S. men’s national team training camp, USA Lacrosse announced on Thursday.


Women’s lax: Dipper named UVA Assistant Coach

Virginia women’s lacrosse head coach Julie Myers announced the addition of Brittany Dipper to her staff as an assistant coach.


Tiffany announces nation’s top overall signing class of 2022

UVA welcomes a total of nine incoming first-year student-athletes, who were collectively ranked the No. 1 freshman class in the nation according to Inside Lacrosse. 


UVA finishes 11th in final LEARFIELD Directors’ Cup standings for second year in a row

NCAA championships in women’s swimming and diving and men’s tennis propelled Virginia to its second consecutive 11th-place finish in the final 2021-22 LEARFIELD Directors’ Cup competition.


UVA men’s lax inks graduate transfer McConvey from Vermont

Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany announced the addition of Vermont graduate transfer Thomas McConvey on Thursday.


Moore chosen as men’s lax Senior CLASS Award winner

Matt Moore becomes the third student-athlete in UVA history to win the Senior CLASS award, joining Ryan Conrad (men’s lacrosse) who won it in 2019 and Tyler Wilson (baseball) in 2011. 


Eight Cavaliers named USILA All-Americans

Virginia’s eight USILA selections are good for third among all Division-I programs nationally. A Tewaaraton Award finalist, Connor Shellenberger was named a First Team selection.


Virginia’s McGovern, Williams earn IWLCA All-America honors

Redshirt senior Ashlyn McGovern and sophomore Aubrey Williams earned IWLCA All-American honors, the organization announced on Thursday.


Virginia falls to one of the game’s all-time greatest teams in 18-9 loss to Maryland

After getting sledgehammered 18-9 by the undefeated Terrapins, ending Virginia’s reign of back-to-back national titles, Lars Tiffany was even more impressed with Maryland’s greatness.


Virginia set to face top-seeded, undefeated Terps in NCAA Quarterfinals

Virginia and No. 1 seed Maryland meet for the second time this season in the NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio on Sunday. Opening faceoff is set for 2:30 p.m. on ESPNU. 


Scattershooting: ACC divisions, the Terps, the Vols and lots of short yardage

Scattershooting around the ACC and UVA, while voting in favor of keeping conference divisional play in football …


Virginia’s season ends in NCAA Second Round

The No. 15 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (10-10) ended its season with a 24-2 loss at 1-seed North Carolina (19-0) on Sunday afternoon at Dorrance Field.


Cormier, Shellenberger spark Virginia over No. 8 Brown as Hoos advance to NCAA lacrosse quarterfinals

Lars Tiffany’s unseeded Virginia lacrosse team was battling for its postseason life midway through the third quarter of Saturday night’s NCAA first-round matchup at No. 8 seed Brown.


Hoos set to face No. 8 Brown in NCAA First Round

Virginia travels to eighth-seeded Brown tonight in the First Round of the 2022 NCAA Tournament. Opening faceoff from Stevenson-Pincince Field is set for 7:30 p.m.


Virginia tops USC to advance to NCAA Second Round

Sophomore Morgan Schwab tied a UVA single-game record with seven assists as No. 15 Virginia (10-9) won 13-11 over No. 18 USC (13-5) on Friday afternoon at Dorrance Field.


Shellenberger named 2022 Tewaaraton Award finalist

Virginia attackman Connor Shellenberger (Charlottesville, Va.) has been named one of five finalists for the Tewaaraton Award.