HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter for head coach Ralph Dass at Hackensack HS ... Tom Lemming All-American ... PrepStar All-American ... SuperPrep All-American ... No. 74 player in the nation by SuperPrep ...nation's No. 8 linebacker by SuperPrep ... the ninth-best linebacker in the nation by Rivals.com and by Tom Lemming ... 4-Star player by Rivals.com ... nation's No. 24 defensive end by TheInsiders.com ... No. 19 prospect in the Atlantic East region by Rivals.com ... All-Northeast Region by G&W Recruiting Report ... No. 5 player in New Jersey according to Rivals.com and No. 7 by SuperPrep ... two-time All-State selection ... led his team in tackles with 116, including 19 sacks, as a senior ... 86 tackles with 12 sacks his junior year, while earning third-team All-State honors ... also caused five fumbles that season ... from the same high school as Randy Neal, who finished his career in 1994 as the third-leading tackler in UVa history.
PERSONAL: Jermaine E. Dias ... born 4-10-84 in Hackensack, N.J. ... son of Beldean and Emerson Dias ... sociology major.
Road Tests Await 'HoosMen's Basketball1/22/17No. 16 UVA, which beat Georgia Tech at JPJ on Saturday, is on the road Tuesday against No. 15 Notre Dame and next Sunday against No. 1 Villanova.Perseverance Paying Off for SchanyWrestling1/21/17Redshirt sophomore Will Schany is the starting 184-pounder for No. 25 Virginia, which meets No. 6 Virginia Tech at 4 p.m. Sunday in Blacksburg.Selflessness Marks Cavaliers' Latest WinMen's Basketball1/19/17In its latest road victory, a 71-54 conquest of Boston College, No. 16 Virginia recorded assists on 22 of its 27 field goals Wednesday night.
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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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