2001: Went 2-2 at the plate and scored the game-winning run in Virginia's 8-7 victory N.C. State (3/23) ... Finished 2-4 with two runs scored and two stolen bases against Wake Forest (4/6) ... Went 2-4 at the plate against Wake Forest (4/8) ... Finished 2-5 at the plate with an RBI against Richmond (4/4) ... Started two of the three games he played in during the Navy series (Feb. 17-18) and finished 2-7 at the plate with one RBI in the series ... Went 1-3 with an RBI in Virginia's 2-1 victory over Seton Hall (3/3).
2000: Recorded his first career hit at Virginia on April 9th after going 1-3 at the plate against Duke ... Recorded his first RBI against Clemson on 5/14 ... Made his first career start at UVa when he started at second base against Duke on April 9th ... Made his first career pitching appearance at UVa when he pitched 1.0 innings against Wake Forest (3/25) in Virginia's 10-9 victory ... Threw 2.0 innings against Richmond and recorded a strikeout (4/4) ... Scored his first career run against Bucknell (2/26) in UVa's 5-4 victory ... Scored the game-winning run in the top of the ninth inning in Virginia's come-from-behind victory over VCU (3/6).
Prep & Personal: Played shortstop and pitcher at West (1996-99) ... Member of the Tennessee All-Star Team ... captain of West during senior year ... Lettered three times in baseball ... Also played basketball at West High (1996-97) ... Chose Virginia for its blend of academics and athletics ... Member of the National Honor Society, Key Club and Student Council ... Recorded a 4.0 gpa seven times (Gold Card Award) ... Enjoys outdoor activities, photography and golf ... Son of Wayne and Sara Christensen ... Born January 19, 1981 in Minneapolis, Minn.
'Hoos Rue Missed OpportunityFootball11/18/17On an afternoon when Kurt Benkert threw four touchdown passes, Virginia twice built 14-point leads before falling 44-28 to No. 2 Miami at Hard Rock Stadium.Cavalier Football Notebook -- Miami WeekFootball11/16/17Two regular-season games remain for Virginia (6-4 overall, 3-3 ACC), which plays No. 2 Miami (9-0, 6-0) at noon Saturday at Hard Rock Stadium.Torres Makes Most of Learning OpportunityWomen's Soccer11/15/17Freshman Taryn Torres has scored a team-high eight goals for Virginia, which meets Pepperdine in the NCAA tourney's second round Friday night in Los Angeles.
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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.
Orange Wins Orange & Blue World Series
Baseball | 11/5/2017
For the third year in a row, Orange was crowned Orange and Blue World Series champions.
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Orange & Blue World Series Schedule Changes
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Baseball | 10/20/2017
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