Virginia Baseball Media Links

2012-2013 Media Links

June 17, 2014
Waddell takes the mound against home-state TCU - The Daily Progress
CWS notebook: Lewicki delivers in crunchtime - The Daily Progress
Woodruff shines on the big stage - The Daily Progress
Virginia walk-on Thomas Woodruff enjoys walk off College World Series win - The Roanoke Times
College World Series: Where does Artie Lewicki fit into UVA’s plans? - Augusta Free Press

June 16, 2014
UVa coaches have special Father’s Day in Omaha - The Daily Progress
Papi’s day: Virginia takes CWS opener on walk-off winner - The Daily Progress
Virginia beats Mississippi in opener on Mike Papi’s hit in ninth - The Washington Post
Papi’s hit lifts U.Va. to 2-1 win against Ole Miss - Daily Press
Virginia beats Ole Miss 2-1 in CWS on hit in 9th - Richmond Times-Dispatch

June 15, 2014
Cavaliers come full circle facing Ole Miss - Daily Progress
UVa keeps talent pool stocked - The Roanoke Times
Virginia baseball gets an edge from two student managers - The Washington Post
Do the Cavs have what it takes for a national title? - The Washington Post
Pitching-rich U.Va. serious threat to win College World Series - Daily Press
Virginia’s middle men are anchors of a stingy defense - The Virginian Pilot
No easy pick for College World Series winner - Richmond Times-Dispatch

June 14, 2014
Hoo’s the best? Current Cavs draw comparisons to 2011 CWS team - The Daily Progress
CWS notebook: Kirby to start opener against Ole Miss - The Daily Progress
UVa shortstop a stabilizing force - The Roanoke Times
Virginia Cavaliers Seek Title in Omaha - College Baseball Central

June 13, 2014
Summer in Wisconsin helped La Prise become one of UVa’s best bats - The Daily Progress
Virginia prepares for the distractions and hype of the College World Series - Daily Press
O’Connor says Cavaliers are built to thrive at TD Ameritrade Park -

June 12, 2014
Kenny Towns’ bat crucial to wins - The Roanoke Times
U.Va. handles expectations on way to Omaha - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Clear Lake lefty Waddell leads Virginia on 3rd CWS run - Houston Chronicle

June 11, 2014
Virginia’s talented juniors savor their Omaha moment - The Daily Progress
Coach O’Connor glad Cavs piled it on this time  - The Roanoke Times
Virginia routs Maryland in Game 3 to reach College World Series - The Washington Post
Virginia looks to duplicate super regional confidence in College World Series
June 10, 2014

Super Regional notebook: Sborz earns curtain call after stellar outing - The Daily Progress
Ratcliffe: The dragon has awakened, and it’s heading to Omaha - The Daily Progress
Virginia routs Maryland to reach College World Series - The Daily Progress
Cavs top Terps 11-2 to go on to College World Series - The Roanoke Times
UVa armed to make deep run in College World Series - The Roanoke Times
Virginia advances to College World Series - The Washington Post
Virginia fans chant A-C-C at Terps - The Washington Post
The U-Va. baseball team’s photobomb game is strong - The Virginian-Pilot
U.Va. plays like champion in reaching third College World Series in six years - Daily Press
Virginia cruises past Maryland 11-2, heads to College World Series - Daily Press
Cavaliers heading to the College World Series - The Virginian-Pilot
U.Va. advances to College World Series - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Rolls of the dice: Sborz outduels Ruse to fuel UVA win - Augusta Free Press
Lessons from Jefferson -

June 9, 2014
Super Regional notebook: Several arms ready to go in UVa bullpen - The Daily Progress
Ratcliffe: O’Connor plays it cool on the big stage - The Daily Progress
Virginia defeats Maryland to force decisive Game 3 - The Daily Progress
UVa’s offense wakes up in time to even series with Maryland - The Roanoke Times
McFarling: Decisions get tougher every night for UVa coach - The Roanoke Times
A good feeling comes true for Cavs - The Washington Post
Virginia beats Maryland, 7-3, to tie NCAA super regional series - The Washington Post
Virginia will try to repeat Game 3 magic of 2011 - Daily Press
Virginia gets well-rounded 7-3 win against Maryland to force decisive super regional game - Daily Press
U.Va. beats Maryland 7-3, evens NCAA super regional - Virginian Pilot
Waddell, Lewicki pitch U.Va. past Maryland, force Game 3 - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Woody: Seat at CWS table at stake for Virginia and Maryland - Richmond Times-Dispatch
In a must-win spot, Cavs call right shots - Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star
UVA-Maryland to start at 7, Josh Sborz to get ball for ‘Hoos - Augusta Free Press

June 8, 2014
Virginia fans run to create their own row at Davenport Field
Super Regional notebook: Convissar puts together lengthy at-bat - The Daily Progress
Ratcliffe: Cavaliers can’t capitalize on key chances in Super Regional setback - The Daily Progress
Virginia drops Super Regional opener to Maryland - The Daily Progress
McFarling: Early defensive gem a game-changer for Terps against UVa - The Roanoke Times
Maryland tops UVa in opener of best-of-3 series - The Roanoke Times
Maryland holds off Virginia, 5-4, in opener of NCAA super regional - The Washington Post
Virginia’s postseason reckoning has arrived, must win 2 in a row - Daily Press
Virginia misses out on opportunities, loses 5-4 - Daily Press
Terps hold on, have Cavaliers on the ropes - The Virginian-Pilot
Woody: Maryland moves one step forward in super regional vs. Virginia - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Terps’ toughness surpasses Cavs’ talent Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star

June 7, 2014
Ratcliffe: Old rivals stand between Cavaliers and Omaha - The Daily Progress
Charlottesville Super Regional team breakdowns - The Daily Progress
Super Regional notebook: Cavaliers celebrate MLB Draft selections - The Daily Progress
Virginia, Maryland send aces to the mound for Super Regional opener - The Daily Progress
UVa baseball gets parting shot at Maryland - The Roanoke Times
Super Regionals Preview: Maryland at Virginia - The Washington Post
Nathan Kirby defines ace material, earns super regional Game One start

June 6, 2014
Reds select UVa’s Howard in first round of MLB Draft - The Daily Progress
Super Regional notes: Did Virginia learn anything from Mississippi State - The Daily Progress
UVa’s Howard drafted in 1st round - The Roanoke Times
Virginia’s Nick Howard selected by Reds in first round of MLB draft - Daily Press
Young takes a ribbing: Virginia pitcher’s career is salvaged by two unusual surgeries - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Timing is everything for Cavaliers: Veteran Virginia team finally hitting its stride in postseason - Richmond Times-Dispatch
ACC Baseball Ties Record with Six MLB First-Round Picks -

June 5, 2014
Seven Cavaliers could get the call during MLB Draft - The Daily Progress
College notebook: Cavaliers loaded with MLB prospects - The Roanoke Times
Nick Howard adds heat to Virginia baseball - The Washington Post
Derek Fisher awaits possible early MLB draft selection - The Daily Press
Pitching in spotlight as Virginia eyes CWS return - Staunton News Leader

June 4, 2014
UVa enters weekend as top remaining national seed - The Daily Progress
UVa among the few top NCAA baseball teams still alive - The Roanoke Times
Woody: Cavaliers’ success brings weight of expectations - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Timing is everything for Cavaliers - Augusta Free Press
Is NCAA baseball madness prelude to ACC’s first title since 1955? - Daily Press
Pitching in spotlight as Virginia eyes CWS return - Sports Illustrated 

June 3, 2014
Virginia’s rotation is on a roll - The Daily Progress
O’Connor didn’t mess with Kirby’s groove - Daily Press
U.Va. back on super turf, with Terps on deck - The Virginian-Pilot

June 2, 2014
Regional notebook: Kirby named MVP - The Daily Progress
Ratcliffe: O’Connor savors Cavaliers’ regional romp - The Daily Progress
Virginia hammers Arkansas to win Charlottesville Regional - The Daily Progress
Virginia baseball set to meet Maryland in super regional - The Washington Post
Virginia pummels Arkansas 9-2, heads to Super Regional - The Virginian-Pilot
Woody: Cavaliers have been super in all respects - Richmond Times-Dispatch
#3 UVA defeats Arkansas, 9-2, headed to Super Regionals - Augusta Free Press

June 1, 2014
Ratcliffe: Kirby makes the most of his moment - The Daily Progress
Kirby, Cavaliers shut down Razorbacks - The Daily Progress
Kirby, UVa ace Arkansas in NCAA regional - The Roanoke Times
Virginia rolls past Arkansas in NCAAs behind Nathan Kirby’s gem - The Washington Post
Arms, gloves carry Cavs - Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star

May 31, 2014
Ratcliffe: Virginia bats awaken at the right time - The Daily Progress
Regional notebook: Fisher helps open the floodgates - The Daily Progress
Virginia blows past Bucknell in NCAA opener - The Daily Progress
McFarling: Virginia baseball sacrifices way into win bracket - The Roanoke Times|
Cavaliers go small to win big at NCAAs - The Washington Post
Virginia crushes Bucknell 10-1 in NCAA baseball regional opener - Daily Press
Lewicki pitches U.Va. past Bucknell, 10-1 - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Artie Lewicki overcomes rough start to pitch gem - Augusta Free Press

May 30, 2014
Davenport Field provides distinct advantage for Virginia pitchers - The Daily Progress
Regional Notebook: UVa, Bucknell are familiar with each other - The Daily Progress
Charlottesville Regional team breakdowns - The Daily Progress
UVa southpaw Kirby a jewel - The Roanoke Times
O’Connor has right moves for Virginia - The Washington Post
College baseball: Charlottesville Regional preview - Richmond Times-Dispatch
Cavaliers eyeing a rebound in NCAAs - Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star

May 29, 2014
Surviving freak car accident gave Cogswell a unique appreciation - The Daily Progress
Virginia juniors ready for postseason as draft approaches - The Daily Progress
Offense is down, but Cavs winning - Richmond Times-Dispatch

May 28, 2014
Ratcliffe: Cavaliers preparing for Charlottesville Regional - The Daily Progress
Cavaliers: Focus on regional, not MLB - The Roanoke Times
Virginia tries to reverse trend of coming up short at home in NCAA baseball tournament - Daily Press
Cavs look to get back on track in NCAA tourney - Staunton News Leader

May 27, 2014
UVa earns national seed, will host Charlottesville Regional this weekend - The Daily Progress
UVa awarded No. 3 seed for NCAA baseball - The Roanoke Times
Virginia, Old Dominion, Liberty and George Mason all headed to NCAA baseball tourney - Daily Press
U.Va. baseball rewarded with No. 3 overall seed - Richmond Times-Dispatch
More details on UVA baseball regional in Charlottesville - Augusta Free Press

May 26, 2014
Virginia will host NCAA baseball regional for fifth straight year - The Daily Progress
Cavaliers’ baseball coach still expects a national seed - The Roanoke Times

May 25, 2014
Virginia drops ACC Tournament finale to Florida State - The Daily Progress

May 24, 2014
Virginia holds off UNC in ACC Tournament - The Daily Progress
UVa baseball out of ACC contention despite win - The Roanoke Times
#3 UVA baseball playing for more than pride - Augusta Free Press
Virginia edges UNC 3-2 in ACC tournament - Richmond Times-Dispatch

May 23, 2014
Terps shell UVa, earn 7-6 win - The Daily Progress
Maryland long balls send UVa to defeat - The Roanoke Times
Maryland edges U.Va. 7-6 in ACC baseball tournament - Richmond Times-Dispatch

May 22, 2014
Virginia brings ample armstrength into ACC baseball tournament - The Daily Progress

May 20, 2014
Kirby wins Pitcher of the Year as UVa racks up awards - The Daily Progress
Florida State, Miami, Virginia shape up as favorites at ACC tournament - Daily Journal
2014 ACC Baseball Honors Announced - The ACC

May 19, 2014
Virginia earns No. 3 seed in ACC Tournament - The Daily Progress

May 18, 2014
Virginia baseball team drops first series of the year - The Daily Progress

May 17, 2014
Virginia splits doubleheader with Wake Forest - The Daily Progress
Keeler: Cavaliers set for deep run - Northern Virginia Daily

May 15, 2014
No. 1 Virginia chasing Miami for Coastal Division title - The Daily Progress
Blog: Lewicki joins weekend rotation - The Daily Progress

May 14, 2014
Virginia hammers VCU in final home game of regular season - The Daily Progress

May 13, 2014
UVa tinkering with lineups, rotation heading into final week of regular season - The Daily Progress

May 12, 2014
UVa sweeps Yellow Jackets in ACC home finale - The Daily Progress

May 11, 2014
Virginia slides past Georgia Tech in extra innings - The Daily Progress
Ratcliffe: O’Connor’s Cavaliers are kings of crunchtime - The Daily Progress

May 10, 2014
O’Connor grabs 500th win as Virginia claws past Georgia Tech - The Daily Progress

May 9, 2014
Lewicki, Mayberry find post-surgery success for UVa baseball team - The Daily Progress

May 8, 2014
Virginia rolls past Liberty in Top 25 tilt - The Daily Progress

May 7, 2014
Virginia baseball team hosts nationally ranked Liberty - The Daily Progress

April 30, 2014
No. 1 Virginia baseball team falls to Old Dominion - The Daily Progress
ODU foils top-ranked Virginia for first win against No. 1-ranked team - The Daily Press
Chris Graham: Don’t worry, UVa. baseball will be alright - Augusta Free Press

April 29, 2014
Newly grizzled, fiery Howard thrives on mound - The Daily Progress
ODU baseball ready for challenge of No. 1 Virginia - Daily Press

April 27, 2014
Virginia blanked by Florida State - The Daily Progress
FSU shuts down U.Va. - Richmond Times-Dispatch

April 25, 2014
Virginia, Florida State face off in highly anticipated ACC series - The Daily Progress
Fisher back in form for UVa-Florida State baseball - The Roanoke Times
U.Va.’s Karl Kuhn is the pitching mastermind - The Virginian-Pilot 
Fisher, No. 1 Cavs ready for No. 4 FSU - The Richmond Times-Dispatch
Searching for sleeping giants - ESPN 

April 24, 2014
Cavaliers wham Spiders 13-0 - The Daily Progress
Kirby’s dreamland: Local left-hander emerges as U.Va.’s top ace - Chesterfield Observer 

April 23, 2014
Downes’ solo blast lifts UVa to extra-inning win over VCU - The Daily Progress
UVa relief pitcher Howard knows how to close out foes - The Roanoke Times
No. 1 U.Va. tops VCU in 10 innings - Richmond Times-Dispatch

April 22, 2014
Pair of Midweek Games Loom for No. 1 Virginia Baseball - The Daily Progress
Virginia Remains No. 1 in CBI Composite Poll - College Baseball Insider

April 21, 2014
Despite Fisher’s return, Cavs drop series finale - The Daily Progress

April 20, 2014
Ratcliffe: Freshman pitcher Jones thriving in first year at UVa - The Daily Progress
Towns takes off in Cavaliers’ series-clinching win over Tar Heels - The Daily Progress
Towns’ homer propels Cavaliers over UNC - The Roanoke Times

April 19, 2014
Potent pitching powers No. 1 Virginia past North Carolina - The Daily Progress
Downes homer boosts Virginia - The Roanoke Times

April 18, 2014
After epic 2013 series, UVa and UNC renew baseball rivalry tonight - The Daily Progress
Ratcliffe: Virginia riding pitching, defense to another stellar season - The Daily Progress

April 16, 2014
Lewicki shines as UVa thrashes Tribe - The Daily Progress

April 15, 204
Mayberry brings steady presence to UVa pitching staff - The Daily Progress

April 14, 2014
UVa edges Tigers in rubber match with pitching and defense - The Daily Progress

April 13, 2014
Virginia baseball team falls at home to Clemson - The Daily Progress

April 12, 2014
Pitching propels Virginia past Clemson in ACC series opener - The Daily Progress

April 11, 2014
Summer in New Hampshire provided new begining for Kirb - The Daily Progress
Top-15 clash ahead: Virginia baseball has dominated Clemson series lately - Charleston Post and Courier 

April 10, 2014
Healthy Lewicki Adds Depth to UVa Staff - CBS 19

April 9, 2014
McCarthy’s monster night propels Virginia past JMU - The Daily Progress
Kirby Leads Strong Group of UVa Sophomore Pitchers - CBS 19

April 8, 2014
Weekend starters shine for Virginia - The Daily Progress
Virginia Travels to James Madison Tuesday - The Daily Progress

April 7, 2014
Cavaliers blank Panthers to claim eighth straight series - The Daily Progress

April 6, 2014
‘A blur’: Kirby tosses UVa’s fifth no-hitter of last 50 years - The Daily Progress
No-hitter worth the wait for U.Va.’s Kirby - Richmond Times Dispatch

April 5, 2014
Kirby tosses no-hitter, strikes out 18 in Cavaliers’ 4-0 win over Pitt - The Daily Progress
Chris Graham: The scary thing about UVa. baseball - Augusta Free Press

April 4, 2014
No. 1 Cavaliers head to Pitt for suddenly intriguing ACC series - The Daily Progress

April 3, 2014
Lewicki impressive despite limited action in shutout win over Colonials - The Daily Progress
Jeff White: Midweek Dominance Fuels Cavaliers’ Success -

April 2, 2014
Sixth-inning eruption powers Virginia - The Daily Progress
Meet the #1 UVa. baseball team - Augusta Free Press

April 1, 2014
Notebook: Patient McCarthy named ACC co-Player of the Week
 - The Daily Progress
Virginia Climbs to No. 1 in CBI Composite Poll -

March 30, 2014
Virginia baseball team beats Virginia Tech to clinch series - The Daily Progress
UVa clinches series win over Tech - The Roanoke Times 

March 29, 2014
Virginia baseball team rallies past Virginia Tech in series opener - The Daily Progress
UVa baseball rallies to beat Virginia Tech - The Roanoke Times

March 27, 2014
Virginia dispatches Longwood for 20th victory - The Daily Progress 

March 26, 2014
After taking two of three at Miami, Cavaliers set to host Lancers - The Daily Progress
March 25, 2014
Howard leads Virginia baseball team to series-clinching win over Miami - The Daily Progress

March 24, 2014
No. 3 Baseball Rallies for 8-3 Win at No. 25 Miami in 11 Innings - The Daily Progress

March 23, 2014
No. 3 Baseball Drops Series Opener at No. 25 Miami, 7-1 - The Daily Progress

March 22, 2014
Howard playing criticial role for UVa baseball team - The Daily Progress 

March 20, 2014
Cavaliers rally to beat Towson - The Daily Progress
March 16, 2014
Virginia sweeps doublleheader with Boston College - The Daily Progress
Cogswell does what it takes to help Cavs - The Daily Gazette

March 15, 2014
Bottom of the order comes up big in Virginia’s win over BC - The Daily Progress

March 14, 2014
Baseball: Jones as good as advertised for UVa baseball team - The Daily Progress

March 13, 2014
Virginia baseball team loses Fisher to wrist injury - The Daily Progress

March 12, 2014
Virginia bats awaken in rout of JMU - The Daily Progress

March 11, 2014
Virginia-James Madison baseball preview - The Daily Progress

March 10, 2014
UVa takes rubber match against Duke - The Daily Progress

March 9, 2014

Virginia baseball team splits doubleheader with Duke - The Daily Progress

March 5, 2014

Pinero making an early impact for Virginia baseball team - The Daily Progress

March 3, 2014
Cavaliers take doubleheader, complete sweep of Monmouth - The Daily Progress

March 2, 2014
Virginia baseball team bests Monmouth in series opener - The Daily Progress

February 28, 2014

Virginia baseball team kicks off big weekend for Cavalier athletics - The Daily Progress

February 26, 2014
No. 1 Cavaliers upset by Keydets - The Daily Progress

February 25, 2014
Thaiss showing promise at the plate for Virginia - The Daily Progress

February 24, 2014

Top-ranked ‘Hoos complete sweep of Pirates - The Daily Progress

February 23, 2014
Virginia blanks East Carolina - The Daily Progress

February 22, 2014

Virginia holds off East Carolina in home baseball opener - The Daily Progress

February 21, 2014
Towns has grand memories of playing East Carolina - The Daily Progress
#1 UVa. baseball hosts East Carolina this weekend - Augusta Free Press 

February 20, 2014
Papi’s grand slam fuels Virginia’s rout of William & Mary - The Daily Progress
No. 1 UVa baseball team slams Tribe 17-2 - Daily Press

February 19, 2014 
Lewicki returns to the mound for Virginia - The Daily Progress
February 18, 2014 
Virginia rebounds after loss - The Daily Progress
Baseball America: UVa. baseball still #1 - Augusta Free Press
UVa.’s Derek Fisher named ACC Baseball Player of the Week - Augusta Free Press
February 17, 2014 
Cavs dominate UNC Wilmington to conclude opening weekend - The Daily Progress
#1 UVa. baseball tops CAA favorite UNC Wilmington, 7-2 - Augusta Free Press

February 16, 2014 
Virginia baseball team blanks VMI - The Daily Progress
#1 UVa. baseball shuts out VMI, 12-0 - Augusta Free Press

February 15, 2014
No. 1 Virginia baseball team falls to Kentucky in season opener - The Daily Progress

February 14, 2014
Season of high expectations begins for No. 1 Virginia baseball team - The Daily Progress
Cavs take No. 1 ranking in stride - The Washington Post
Teel Time: Top-ranked Virginia hopes to find closer who can approach Crockett - Daily Press
No. 1 Cavaliers focused on where they finish - Staunton News Leader

February 13, 2014
A perfect mix: Virginia’s seven juniors form core of nation’s No. 1 team - The Daily Progress
Virginia’s Connor Jones works on mental approach entering freshman season - Daily Press
G. Bridge grad happy choosing U.Va. over pro baseball - The Virginian-Pilot
#1 UVa. baseball opens season on Friday - Augusta Free Press

February 11, 2014
Virginia baseball notes: Waddell will start season opener - The Daily Progress
Pitching a priority for No. 1 UVa - The Roanoke Times
U.Va. set to begin atop national rankings, but still looking to answer questions - Daily Press
No. 1 U.Va. set to open baseball season - Richmond Times-Dispatch

February 7, 2014 
39 UVa. baseball games to be broadcast, webcast in 2014 - Augusta Free Press

February 4, 2014 
Four UVa. players named Baseball America Preseason All-Americans - Augusta Free Press
February 1, 2014 
Big expectations await Virginia and its ‘Step Up to the Plate’ guests - The Daily Progress 

January 31, 2014  
Being a UVa baseball player helped shape Doolittle’s MLB career - The Daily Progress

January 29, 2014 
Cavaliers baseball is hot ticket - Northern Virginia Daily

January 28, 2014
Virginia baseball team ranked No. 1 in two preseason polls - The Daily Progress
Fitt on UVa baseball: What’s not to like? - The Daily Progress
Baseball Cavs top preseason polls - The Daily Progress

January 25, 2014
As it opens practice, UVa picked to win ACC - The Daily Progress

December 14, 2013
Legend of Towns’ blast grows as Heisman awaits Winston - The Daily Progress