Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll
Ranks first all-time at UVa with 32 career saves, which is fifth all-time in the ACC and nine away from the all-time ACC record
Posted 10 saves which is second all-time on the single-season record lists giving him the top three single-season rankings for saves
Saves came against The Citadel, George Mason, No. 1 Georgia Tech, No. 24 Wake Forest, Longwood, Boston College, Maryland, Old Dominion, Virginia Tech and Florida State
Tossed a season-long six innings with five strikeouts in 17-inning game at College of Charleston (2/26)
First win of the season came in 2-1 victory over No. 2 Clemson (3/17)
Added second win of Clemson series in a 7-4 victory in series finale completing a sweep of the Tigers (3/19)
Third win came against Mount St. Mary's (5/2)
Struck out 44 batters in 38.2 innings and contributed in two Cavalier shutouts
Named ACC Pitcher of the Week on Mar. 20 after picking up two wins against Clemson
Named Second Team All-ACC by SEBaseball.com
Set single-season record with 14 saves topping his own record he set in 2004
Finished the season 1-3 with a 2.81 ERA with 14 saves and 39 strikeouts in 41.2 innings pitched - Gave up one hit in one scoreless inning to record the save in Virginia's 2-0 win over UNC Wilmington (2/12)
Earned saves against UNC Wilmington (2/13), Bucknell (2/19), Marist (3/11)
Struck out a season-high five batters in 4.2 innings of relief work, giving up no runs and only two hits
Recorded his fifth save of the year, tying him for second for all-time career saves at Virginia with 13, pitching 2.2 scoreless innings with three strikeouts and only three hits as Virginia defeated Marist, 10-5 (3/12)
Pitched 2.2 scoreless innings in relief and struck out three for his first win of the season, a 6-5 final over Maryland (3/19)
Recorded his sixth save of the season after pitching a scoreless inning, allowing only one hit in Virginia's 8-5 win over Virginia Tech (3/27)
Pitched one inning and did not allow a hit to record his seventh save of the season in Virginia's 2-1 win over VMI (3/30)
Posted his eighth save of the season, tying his own UVa school record for most single-season saves, which he set in 2004, by pitching one scoreless inning to close UVa's 2-0 win over N.C. State (4/8)
Earned his ninth save when he pitched a scoreless ninth inning and struck out two in Virginia's 4-2 win over No. 4 Georgia Tech (4/22)
Tied a UVa school record for most career saves (18) with his one scoreless inning in a 2-1 win against No. 4 Georgia Tech (4/24)
Set a UVa record for career saves as he recorded his 19th against William & Mary, allowing no runs on one hit and striking out four in Virginia's 9-4 victory (4/27)
Named second team All-ACC by SEBaseball.com in preseason
Named the ACC Pitcher of the Week on Mar. 15
Tied the single season school-record for saves when he posted his eighth save against Liberty on May 19
Helped guide Virginia to its first three-game sweep ever over Georgia Tech, picked up his second win of the season by pitching three scoreless innings in UVa's 4-3 victory over No. 17 Georgia Tech (3/12)
Posted his first collegiate save by recording one strikeout through one hitless inning in Virginia's 2-1 win over the Yellow Jackets (3/13)
Closed out UVa's sweep over No. 17 Georgia Tech by striking out one batter and allowing one earned run on one hit in a 8-5 win over GT (3/14)
Recorded his first collegiate save by pitching one hitless inning with a strikeout in UVa's 2-1 win over Georgia Tech (3/13)
Recorded his first collegiate win, pitching 3.0 innings and allowing only one run on three hits while striking out three batters in Virginia's 3-2 victory over Seton Hall (2/27)
Made his first collegiate appearance, pitching 1.2 innings and recording one strikeout in Virginia's 9-3 win against North Carolina A&T (2/14)
Was one out shy of pitching a complete game in his first career start, recording five strikeouts through 8.2 innings while allowing two runs on nine hits in UVa's 3-2 win against Radford (4/27)
Threw 1.1 inning and struck out one batter to record a save in Virginia's 11-7 victory over Wake Forest (5/14) before tossing 1.2 innings and striking out one batter to pick up a victory in UVa's 8-6 win over WFU (5/15)
Recorded back-to-back saves in consecutive games against Liberty when he pitched a scoreless inning to close out the game in Virginia's 6-4 victory over the Flames (5/18) before going 2/3 of an inning in UVa's 5-4 comeback win over Liberty (5/19)
Picked up his third win of the season in UVa's 5-3 victory against Maryland (4/16)
Posted his fifth save of the season, pitching one hitless inning with two strikeouts in Virginia's 4-3 victory against Clemson (4/10)
Recorded his third save of the season in UVa's 3-1 victory over Duke (4/4)
Posted his second save of the season, pitching two hitless innings in Virginia's 6-5 win over Duke (4/3).
Lettered four times in baseball, twice at St. Anne's Belfield under coach Alan Swanson (2002-2003) and twice at Harrisonburg High School for coach Jay Hook (2000-2001)
Named the 2003 Virginia Independent School Baseball Association and the Charlottesville Daily Progress' Central-Virginia Player of the Year
Twice selected to the First Team All-State VISBA and to the First Team All-Prep League (2002-2003)
As a senior, set the team record with 19 strikeouts in a game
Member of the three-time AAU State Champion Virginia Cobras
Served as team captain and was named the team's Defensive Player of the Year his senior year
Selected to the Daily Progress' All-Central Virginia First Team as a junior
Parents are Wayne and Kathie Lambert
Has two siblings, Matt and Jenny
Born December 11, 1985 in Charlottesville, Va.
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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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