Cavaliers roll to fourth ACC series sweep of season
Cavaliers and Blue Devils will play three-game series at UVa's Davenport Field
Game 5 will be broadcast by WINA 1070-AM
Game 2 is slated for 6 p.m. Monday (Oct. 8)
Former Cavaliers play summer baseball
Did not play because of injury
2012 Played in one game
2011 Saw time in nine games, making seven plate appearances
Earned first career hit vs. Richmond, a single to left (4/20)
Did not compete
Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll
WILLIAM PENN CHARTER
Drafted by Philadelphia Phillies in 40th round of 2009 MLB Draft
Ranked No. 222 by Perfect Game
Three-time All-InterAc League honoree
Two-time All-City honoree
Team MVP, captain in 2009
Led team to 22-4 record with No. 1 ranking in Southeastern Pennsylvania in 2009
Coached by Rick Mellor
Named to school's honor roll all four years
Full name is Robert David Amaro
Parents are David and Jennifer Amaro
Mother played field hockey and lacrosse at Duke; father played baseball at Duke
Uncle, Ruben Amaro, played at Major League level with the Phillies and Cleveland Indians and is currently the GM for the Phillies
Has one brother, Andrew
Enjoys volleyball and ping-pong
Casey's Return Buoys CavaliersBaseball2/22/17Derek Casey, who missed the 2016 season while recovering from Tommy John surgery, pitched five strong innings in No. 14 Virginia's home opener.Perrantes Searching for AnswersMen's Basketball2/21/17Senior point guard London Perrantes has made only 16 of 58 shots (27.6 percent) from the floor in his past four games, all Virginia losses.'Hoos Savor Latest ITA TitleMen's Tennis2/20/17In men's tennis, Virginia won its sixth ITA National Team Indoors Championship, defending Ohio State 4-1 at the Boar's Head Sports Club.
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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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