Soccer


Virginia drops first exhibition match against Illinois, 2-1

The No. 4 Virginia women’s soccer team played its first exhibition action of the fall on Wednesday when the Cavaliers were edged 2-1 by Illinois in a neutral-site contest in Maple City, Mich.


UVA women’s, men’s soccer single-game tix now available

Single-game tickets for both Virginia men’s and women’s soccer are on sale now.


Guidry, Rouse named To U.S. roster for U-20 Women’s World Cup

Defenders Samar Guidry and Laney Rouse of the Virginia women’s soccer team have been named to the 21-player roster for the United States in the 2022 FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica from August 10-28.


Four Hoos set to compete at Concacaf W Championship

Four past and present members of the Virginia women’s soccer program are set to take the international stage for several national teams at the Concacaf W Championship, beginning this evening.


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.


Virginia men’s soccer adds experience in All-Big Ten second-teamer from Wisconsin

The Virginia men’s soccer team added to its roster this week with the transfer of Moritz Kappelsberger, a 6-foot-4 center back from the University of Wisconsin.


Virginia Men’s Soccer announces 2022 schedule

The Virginia men’s soccer team will host an 11-game home schedule that kicks off with the 2022 season opener on August 25 when the Cavaliers host Xavier at Klöckner Stadium.


Spaanstra, Torres named to U.S. U-23 Women’s Youth National Team

Fifth-year forward Alexa Spaanstra and recent alum Taryn Torres of the Virginia women’s soccer team have been named to the roster for the U.S. U-23 Women’s Youth National Team.


Virginia Women’s Soccer releases 2022 schedule

The Virginia women’s soccer team released its 2022 schedule Thursday with a slate that features 12 home games at Klöckner Stadium, including five games against ACC opponents.


Virginia Men’s Soccer announces top-five 2022-23 class

UVA’s class is ranked top-five by TopDrawSoccer.com. The Cavaliers added 15 players, including three transfers, that will compete in the 2022-23 season.


Virginia Women’s Soccer announces 2022-23 incoming class

The Virginia women’s soccer team will welcome six freshmen to the program for the 2022-23 academic year.


Virginia announces addition of Sam Raper to women’s soccer coaching staff

Virginia women’s soccer head coach Steve Swanson announced the addition of Sam Raper to the staff as an assistant coach on Thursday.


Cavalier trio named to U.S. U-23 Youth National Team roster for Thorns Tournament

Three members of the Virginia women’s soccer team, midfielder Lia Godfrey, forward Alexa Spaanstra and defender Talia Staude have been named the roster for the U.S. U-23 Youth National Team to compete at the Thorns Preseason Tournament.


Five ‘Hoos named to All-ACC Women’s Soccer Academic Team

Five members of the Virginia women’s soccer team were named to the All-ACC Academic Team on Thursday.


Three student-athletes named to All-ACC Men’s Soccer Academic Team

Virginia men’s soccer had three players named to the All-ACC Academic Team.


Ordoñez taken sixth overall by North Carolina Courage in NWSL Draft

Junior forward Diana Ordoñez of the Virginia women’s soccer team was the sixth overall pick in the 2022 National Women’s Soccer League Draft on Saturday when she was selected by the North Carolina Courage.


Guidry, Rouse called to U20 National Team Training Camp

Virginia sophomore defenders Samar Guidry and Laney Rouse are part of a group of 24 players called by U.S. U20 Women’s National Team Coach Tracey Kevins to the Elite Athlete Training Center.


Ordoñez and Godfrey earn All-America honors

Virginia forward Diana Ordoñez and midfielder Lia Godfrey have both earned All-America honors, it was announced by the United Soccer Coaches with the release of their annual teams on Thursday prior to the start of the College Cup.


Ordoñez named MAC Hermann Trophy semifinalist

Junior forward Diana Ordoñez has been named one of 15 semifinalists for the MAC Hermann Trophy honoring the national Player of the Year.


Virginia’s season ends in Sweet 16 with 1-0 loss to BYU

The season came to an end for the Virginia women’s soccer team in the Round of 16 on Saturday night as the No. 1 seeded Cavaliers fell to fourth-seeded BYU by a score of 1-0 at Klöckner Stadium.