2014 - Redshirted season.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
A running back and safety at Clover Park High School for head coach Jon Randall ... earned four varsity letters and started as a junior and senior ... rushed for over 1,600 yards and scored 18 touchdowns as a senior ... also made two interceptions and forced two fumbles ... named team offensive player of the year ... was a second-team all-league running back ... as a junior was a first-team all-league defensive back with five interceptions and was second on the team in tackles ... also earned three varsity letters in wrestling at 152 ... finished eighth in state at 152 as a senior ... son of Cornelius Nelson and Mary Robertson ... has four brothers, Cornelius, Michael, Jameel and Merrill ... has one sister, Haley ... stepfather is former UVa linebacker Merrill Robertson who also spent time in the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles and the Minnesota Vikings ... a volunteer at the Humane Society in Tacoma ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVa's College of Arts and Sciences.
'Hoos Looking to Make More HistoryMen's Tennis5/22/17A win over No. 9 seed North Carolina on Tuesday afternoon would give second-seeded Virginia its third straight NCAA men's tennis title.McKee Thriving in New SurroundingsTrack & Field, Cross Country5/22/17A transfer from Kansas, Kelly McKee will compete in the triple jump this week at the NCAA East Regional meet in Lexington, Kentucky.Cavalier Men's Basketball NotebookMen's Basketball5/16/17The Cavaliers are heading into their ninth season under head coach Tony Bennett, who has led them to four straight NCAA tournaments.
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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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