Cavaliers are the national runners-up for the first time in program history
Cavaliers even the series against Vanderbilt with 7-2 victory
Cavaliers nearly rally from seven-run deficit but fall run short
Cavaliers defeat Ole Miss 4-1 to advance to finals for first time in program history
Daniel Pinero hits sac fly in the bottom of the 15th to give UVa a 3-2 victory
College World Series Finals Game 2 (by Matt Riley)
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Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Game 2
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Selected by Oakland Athletics in seventh round (222nd overall) in 2014 MLB Draft
First-Team All-ACC honoree at second base (named All-ACC Second Team at shortstop last year)
Named to College World Series All-Tournament Team
Started 68 of 69 games (67 starts at second base, one at shortstop); played in every game
Hit in leadoff spot in 50 games, including each of the last 13
Led team with 78 hits
Second on team with 16 sacrifice bunts
Batted .326 (16-for-49) and scored nine runs in NCAA tournament
Hit team-best .391 (9-for-23) in College World Series; recorded most hits ever by a UVa player in a single CWS
Was 3-for-11 with three runs in NCAA regional
Went 5-for-14, including double and triple, in ACC tourney
Was 3-for-9 with pair of SB in Wake Forest series
Was 3-for-10 in Clemson series; had two hits in Game 3
Went 6-for-14 in Miami series; had four hits in second game
Scored four runs in win over Princeton (3/20)
Second-Team All-ACC honoree at shortstop
Ranked fifth nationally in runs per game (1.17) and 20th in walks per game (0.81)
Missed final 15 games with broken middle finger on right hand, suffered on May 1 in practice
Batted leadoff and started in first 47 games
Finished second on team and 10th in ACC with .346 batting average
Lone Cavalier to play in all 47 games at time of injury
Recorded 20 multiple-hit games, including five three-hit games
Named to watch list for Wallace Award (nation's top SS)
Had 12-game hit streak snapped April 2 at Liberty (career best and team high this year)
Was 3-for-11 with three runs in FSU series; hit key 2-run double in game 2 of Saturday DH in 2-0 win
Went 3-for-10 in Georgia Tech series
Was 5-for-10 and scored five times in Wake Forest series
Went 4-for-14 in Miami series
Was 5-for-13 (.385) with two SB in NC State series
Played in 41 games and earned 27 starts (nine at second base, 17 at DH, and one at SS)
Appeared in 20 of UVa's final 23 games
Picked up six extra-base hits - four were triples (tied for 11th in ACC)
Hit by 12 pitches - ninth most in the ACC
Made first career appearance against Coastal Carolina and first career start later that day against JMU (2/18)
Went 2-for-3 with two runs in Game 2 of Monmouth series (2/25)
Went 1-for-3 with hit and RBI in Sunday start against NC State (4/1)
Went 2-for-4 with two-run triple, two runs, two RBI in win over Wake Forest (4/8)
Scored career-high four runs and hit his fourth triple of the season against George Washington (4/11)
Went 2-for-4 with run and three walks in two starts against North Carolina (4/14-15)
Went 2-for-6 with two runs in Georgia Tech series (5/11-13)
Was 2-for-7 in Maryland series; had hit and RBI and each of his two starts (5/17-19)
Went 3-for-9 in three starts at ACC tournament; 2-for-2 with run, walk and stolen base against Georgia Tech (5/24-26)
Set a career high with four RBI against Army in NCAA tournament, including key 3-run double in sixth inning to break game open
2011 ABCA/Rawlings High School Third-Team All-American
Named to 2010 and 2011 ABCA Region 1 All-Region Team
Named to NYSSWA All-Star Team three times (first team in 2011, second team in 2010, fourth team in 2009)
Named 2011 Player of the Year for Capital District (Large Schools) by Albany Times Union
Three-time Capital District First-Team All-Area Team
Three-time Suburban Council First-Team All-Star Team
Hit .500 with 10 home runs and .612 OBP his senior year
Coached by Jim Carrese at Shenendehowa
Also played one year of basketball
Member of National Honor Society
Parents are Rich and Carol Cogswell
Father played college baseball at Siena
Hall Continues to Elevate His GameMen's Basketball12/16/17On an afternoon when fellow guards Nigel Johnson and Kyle Guy also shined for No. 16 Virginia, Devon Hall scored a career-high 20 points and added five rebounds and five assists.Diakite's Impact Growing for CavaliersMen's Basketball12/15/17Redshirt sophomore Mamadi Diakite has been a positive presence around the basket for No. 16 Virginia, which hosts Davidson on Saturday afternoon at JPJ.Welsh Connection Adds to Bowl StorylinesFootball12/14/17Virginia (6-6) meets Navy (6-6) in the Military Bowl, Dec. 28 in Annapolis, Md. George Welsh is a former head coach of each team.
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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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