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.
Soccer Teams Turn Attention to 2017Men's Soccer12/2/16The Virginia men's and women's soccer teams are fixtures in their respective NCAA tournaments, and 2017 should bring more success for both.Home-Court Advantage Proves Pivotal AgainMen's Basketball12/1/16No. 6 Virginia, which hosts No. 25 West Virginia on Saturday afternoon, has won 24 straight games at John Paul Jones Arena.Diakite Growing Into Larger RoleMen's Basketball11/29/16Redshirt freshman Mamadi Diakite is averaging 7.2 points and a team-high 2.6 blocks for No. 6 Virginia, which hosts Ohio State at JPJ on Wednesday night.
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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.
Ozzie Smith Headlines 2017 Step Up to the Plate
Baseball | 11/4/2016
The 15th annual event will be held Saturday, Jan. 28, at John Paul Jones Arena.
Orange Wins Orange & Blue World Series
Baseball | 11/1/2016
McCarthy's 3-run home run breaks 2-2 tie and leads Orange to series-clinching win.
Blue Wins Games 5 and 6, Forces Deciding Game 7
Baseball | 10/29/2016
Blue wins Game 5, 8-7, and Game 6, 8-1, to win second series and set up a deciding Game 7 on Sunday.
Orange Claims Game 4, 8-3
Baseball | 10/24/2016
Ernie Clement hit two home runs as the Orange team earned an 8-3 win in the first game of the...
Orange Downs Blue 8-1, Takes First Series
Baseball | 10/19/2016
The Orange team clinched the first three-game series of the 2016 Orange & Blue World Series with ...
Orange Holds Off Blue in Game 1, 8-6
Baseball | 10/12/2016
Cameron Comer went 3-for-4 with three RBI for the Orange squad, while Pavin Smith and Adam...
Orange & Blue World Series Begins Tuesday
Baseball | 10/10/2016
Seven-game series runs through Oct. 30 at Davenport Field; Game 3 moved from Oct. 16 to Oct. 21.
Virginia Baseball Announces 2017 Schedule
Baseball | 10/06/2016
2017 Schedule | The Cavaliers open their season Feb. 17-19 in Charleston, S.C., prior to...
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