Softball


Virginia rally comes up short against No. 3 Florida State

The Cavaliers pushed three runs home as part of a seventh-inning rally but couldn’t complete the comeback as Virginia (27-24) fell to No. 3 Florida State (50-5) by a score of 5-3 in quarterfinal action at the ACC Tournament on Thursday.


Sarah Coon named to ACC All-Freshman Team

Freshman third baseman Sarah Coon of the Virginia softball team has been named to the ACC All-Freshman team.


Virginia drops series finale at Louisville, 9-4

The Virginia softball team (27-23, 13-11 ACC) rallied in the third to tie the game, but couldn’t hold off Louisville (26-21, 10-11 ACC) down the stretch as the Cardinals grabbed the series finale on Sunday by a score of 9-4.


Virginia rallies to even series At Louisville

The Virginia softball team (27-22, 13-10 ACC) used a three-run sixth inning on Saturday to rally for a 5-3 victory at Louisville (25-21, 9-11 ACC) and even the weekend series with the Cardinals.


Virginia falls 5-4 in series opener at Louisville

The Virginia softball team (26-22, 12-10 ACC) fell in the series opener at Louisville (25-20, 9-10 ACC) on Friday as the Cardinals walked things off with a 5-4 victory at Ulmer Stadium.


Virginia sweeps Pitt with 10-2 win Sunday

The Virginia softball team (26-21, 12-9 ACC) picked up its third sweep in ACC play on Sunday as the Cavaliers grabbed a 10-2 victory in six innings over Pittsburgh (14-24, 2-17 ACC) at Palmer Park.


Virginia clinches series with 4-3 win over Pitt

The Virginia softball team (25-21, 11-9 ACC) clinched the series over Pittsburgh (14-23, 2-16 ACC) as the Cavaliers downed the Panthers 4-3 on Saturday at Palmer Park.


‘Jerry Ratcliffe Show’: The Big Wahoowa Weekend Preview

“The Jerry Ratcliffe Show” welcomes UVA superfan Michael Guthrie of Howard Hanna Roy Wheeler Realty to preview the big Wahoowa Weekend, with UVA baseball, softball and track and field all on Grounds, along with the football spring game.


Blue-White Game highlights Wahoowa Weekend

A FANtastic weekend of events coupled with spectacular spring weather make for the perfect combination for the 2022 Wahoowa Weekend.


Virginia downs No. 2 Virginia Tech 5-3 to even series

Virginia (23-20, 9-8 ACC) used a pair of home runs to help grab a 5-3 victory at No. 2 Virginia Tech (31-6, 14-2 ACC) and even the weekend series with the Hokies.


Virginia falls in series opener at No. 2 Virginia Tech

The Cavaliers took the early lead, but a fifth-inning rally for the home team was the difference as Virginia (22-20, 8-8 ACC) fell to No. 2 Virginia Tech (31-5, 14-1 ACC) by a score of 5-1 on Thursday in the series opener.


Virginia falls in series finale with No. 13 Duke

The Virginia softball team (22-19, 8-7 ACC) took the early lead, but fell behind after a big third inning from the Blue Devils in a 10-1 loss to No. 13 Duke (32-5, 14-2 ACC) on Sunday at Palmer Park.


Virginia drops doubleheader with No. 13 Duke

The Virginia softball team (22-18, 8-6 ACC) dropped by games of a doubleheader to No. 13 Duke on Saturday at Palmer Park. The Cavaliers fell 8-5 in game one before falling 6-1 in the second game of the day.


Schedule change announced for softball series with Duke

Due to inclement weather in the forecast, game officials have moved the start of Virginia’s softball series against No. 13 Duke to Saturday. The teams will play a doubleheader beginning at 11 a.m. at Palmer Park.


Softball: Virginia downs JMU 7-1 in midweek matchup

The Virginia softball team (22-16) used a four-run first inning to take control of the game and punctuated it with a three-run home run from Sarah Coon in the fourth on the way to a 7-1 victory over JMU (15-16) at Palmer Park on Wednesday.


Virginia falls in series finale with No. 2 Florida State

The Virginia softball team (21-16, 8-4 ACC) got an RBI double from Kailyn Jones and a solo home run from Tori Gilbert, but dropped the series finale to No. 2 Florida State (35-2, 10-2 ACC) by a score of 7-2 on Sunday at Palmer Park.


Virginia drops Game 2 of series with No. 2 Florida State

The Virginia softball team (21-15, 8-3 ACC) fell in game two of the weekend series with the Seminoles on Saturday as No. 2 Florida State (34-2, 9-2 ACC) grabbed the 9-0 victory over the Cavaliers at Palmer Park.


Softball: Virginia rally comes up short against Longwood

The Virginia softball team (21-13) dropped a midweek contest to Longwood (13-18) at Palmer Park on Tuesday as the Cavaliers played the first game of an eight-game homestand after an extended start to the season on the road.


Softball: Virginia completes weekend sweep at Boston College

The Virginia softball team (21-12, 8-1 ACC) swept its second straight ACC series with a 6-5 win at Boston College (14-14, 2-7 ACC) on Sunday.


Softball: Virginia claims series opener at Boston College

The Virginia softball team (19-12, 6-1 ACC) used a seventh-inning rally on Friday to take the series opener at Boston College (14-12, 2-5 ACC) by a score of 5-3.