Track & Field


Track & Field: Virginia returns to Blacksburg for Hokie Invitational

The Virginia men’s and women’s track and field teams are set to return to action as the teams travel to Rector Field House in Blacksburg to compete at the Hokie Invitational. Events will begin Friday from 11 a.m. through 9:15 p.m.


Track & Field: UVA closes out weekend at Virginia Tech Invitational

The Cavaliers closed out competition at the Virginia Tech Invitational, as Alex Sherman logged an individual victory while the relay teams took three out of four races on the final day of action at Rector Field House on Saturday afternoon.


Olympic Sports Roundup: Two Hoos taken in NWSL Draft; Lax schedules released, and much more

A pair of Virginia women’s soccer players were selected in the first round of the National Women’s Soccer League collegiate draft on Thursday, as forwards Alexa Spaanstra and Haley Hopkins were both drafted.


Olympic Sports Roundup: Godfrey tabbed as first-team All-American

Virginia junior midfielder Lia Godfrey became a three-time All-American on Friday when she was named a first team selection by the United Soccer Coaches with the release of their annual All-America team.


Virginia posts first top-10 NCAA Championships finish since 2013

With a spirited performance, the Virginia women’s cross country team finished off an incredible season with a race that saw the Cavaliers finish ninth at the NCAA Championships, marking the fifth time in program history that the Cavalier women have finished in the nation’s top 10.


UVA women receive at-large bid to NCAA Championships

The NCAA announced Saturday that the Virginia women’s cross country team has earned an at-large bid to the 2022 NCAA Cross Country Championships next Saturday in Stillwater, Oklahoma.


UVA men finish 2nd, clinch NCAA Championship spot; women finish 3rd at Southeast Regional

The Virginia men’s cross country team placed second at the southeast regional championships to clinch their place in next week’s national championships. The Virginia women will await word on an at-large bid after placing third in their race.


UVA women finish 3rd; men finish 6th at ACC Championships

Virginia’s Margot Appleton led the Cavaliers to an outstanding showing at the ACC Cross Country Championships, as the sophomore’s ninth-place individual finish helped Virginia to a third-place team finish, while the Virginia men placed sixth in the team scoring on Friday.


Virginia to host ACC Cross Country Championships Friday

The men’s 8k race will start at 10:40 a.m. followed by the women’s 6k at 11:30 a.m.


Olympic Sports roundup: Beauvois’ late game-winner lifts UVA to 2-1 win at No. 18 Clemson

The Virginia men’s soccer team defeated the reigning national champions No. 18 Clemson on Saturday night at Historic Riggs Field thanks to a late game-winning goal from freshman Triton Beauvois.


World-record holder El Guerrouj to guest start Saturday’s Panorama Farms XC23 Invitational

Virginia’s Director of Track & Field and Cross Country Vin Lananna announced Wednesday that two-time Olympic gold medalist and current world-record holder Hicham El Guerrouj will be honored as the guest starter for the Panorama Farms XC23 Invitational.


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.


UVA announces 2022-23 Track & Field schedules

Virginia’s Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Vin Lananna announced on Tuesday the program’s 2022-23 indoor and outdoor track and field schedules.


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.


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.


Trio of Hoos set to compete at World Athletics U20 Championships

A trio of Cavaliers will travel to Cali, Columbia, to compete in the World Athletics U20 Championships from August 2-5. Mia Barnett will be joined by two incoming first years, Justin Rogers and Will Anthony.


Virginia Cross Country announces 2022 schedule

Director of Track & Field and Cross Country Vin Lananna announced Thursday the slate of competition for Virginia’s 2022 cross country campaign that features three home meets at Panorama Farms.


Current, former Cavaliers set to begin competition at World Athletics Championships

Virginia’s Ethan Dabbs and Claudio Romero are set to compete at the World Athletics Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore., from July 15-24.


Amaral joins Virginia track & field program as assistant coach for distance

Virginia director of track and field and cross country Vin Lananna announced Thursday that Joelle Amaral has joined the UVA program. Amaral will work primarily with the Cavalier men’s and women’s middle-distance and distance runners.