Cavaliers open 2014 season Friday (Feb. 14) against Kentucky
2013-14 class features nine student-athletes, including three MLB draftees
Made first college appearance vs. Princeton (3/20)
TITUSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
Four-time all-region selection at pitching and outfield
Named 2013 D-10 Player of Year
Also was all-state selection his senior year
Set school record with 0.18 ERA in 2013; had 1.12 ERA his junior year
Struck out school-record 23 batters in nine-inning game in 2012
Named Amateur Baseball Report's 16U National Player of Year
Hit. 426 his senior year and posted .480 mark as freshman
Coached by Roy Schweitzer and Mike Hlad at Titusville
Also was member of swimming and golf teams
Was district qualifier during his sophomore and junior golf seasons
Holds 10 school swimming records; qualified for states all four years
All-state swimming honoree his junior and senior seasons
Graduated No. 3 in his high school class
Member of National Honor Society, Key Club and Varsity Club
Parents are Raymond and Kathy Bleday
Has two sisters, Jennifer and Amy, and one brother, Jeffrey
Cousin Nathan Bear currently plays baseball at Pitt-Johnstown; cousin John Bleday currently runs cross country at Dartmouth; cousin Alec Bleday ran cross country at Penn (2008-10); cousin Peter Bleday swam at Navy (2007-10)
'Hoos Savor Emphatic VictoryFootball9/16/17Virginia, which finished 2-10 in 2016, improved to 2-1 in its second season under head coach Bronco Mendenhall with a 38-18 win over UConn.Cross Training for Heavier WorkloadFootball9/15/17Redshirt freshman De'Vante Cross, who expected to play quarterback and receiver for Virginia this fall, is now practicing at cornerback, too.Mack's Impact Continues to GrowFootball9/13/17Sophomore linebacker Jordan Mack had a career-high 16 tackles last weekend for Virginia (1-1), which meets UConn (1-0) on Saturday at Scott Stadium.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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