AT VIRGINIA: 2005-06 - Joined the team as a walk-on prior to the start of the season ... played in six games during the season ... played a season-high two minutes in the season-opening victory over Liberty (11/18/05) ... also played in victories over Richmond (11/22/05), Northwestern (11/30/05), Loyola (12/23/05) and Longwood (2/15/06), and a loss at North Carolina (3/01/06) ... missed his only field goal attempt of the season in the Longwood game ... lettered.
HIGH SCHOOL: Competed four seasons for head coach Dan Doughtery at Episcopal Academy . . . served as team captain his senior season ... lettered three times in basketball ... three-sport athlete in high school ... also competed in water polo and baseball.
PERSONAL: Matthew Joseph Deasey ... born February 7, 1985, in Wynnewood, Pa. ... son of Geoffrey and Molly Deasey ... has two siblings ... father rowed at the University of Pennsylvania ... Jefferson Scholar finalist ... Dean's List student ... selected to live on the University's prestigious lawn during the 2006-07 school year ... neuroscience major.
Sky's the Limit for UVA Pole VaulterTrack & Field, Cross Country7/20/17Jeff Jernigan, who over the course of his UVA career became one of the ACC's top pole vaulters, was commissioned in the U.S. Navy in May.Graduate Transfers Bolster Offensive LineFootball7/18/17Graduate transfers John Montelus and Brandon Pertile will compete for starting jobs on the offensive line when UVA opens training camp late this month.'Hoos Hope to Build Momentum EarlyFootball7/15/17Four of Virginia's first five football games this season will be at Scott Stadium.
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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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