UVA is one of 11 ACC schools represented
UVA one of nine ACC schools represented
UVA boasts its most honorees since 2004
Blanding, Conte, Kiser and Moore earn first-team honors
Albert Reid rushed for 103 yards and a touchdown to lead Virginia.
Cavaliers Open ACC Play on the Road
Cavaliers upset bid falls short to No. 9 Fighting Irish after Notre Dame takes the lead in closing seconds.
Hoos fall to the Bruins in the Rose Bowl to open 2015 season.
Virginia takes on BYU
Football at Pittsburgh
Finished career No. 4 all-time in the UVA annals with 45 made field goals ... finished his career No. 7 all-time in program history with 218 career points.
2015 - - Lou Groza Award preseason watch list ... Phil Steele preseason second-team All-ACC ... Athlon Sports preseason fourth-team All-ACC. 2014 - Lou Groza Award semifinalist ... Touchdown Club of Richmond's Co-Specialist of the Year ... All-ACC second-team ... All-ACC Coaches second-team ... Orange Bowl Courage Award nominee ... Phil Steele Midseason All-ACC second-team.
2015 - Named by the UVA coaches the special teams player of the week for the UCLA, Syracuse, Georgia Tech and Miami games ... was a perfect 3-of-3 at No. 13 UCLA with kicks of 42, 31 and 19 yards ... made kicks of 33 and 26 yards at Pitt ... booted a 25-yard field goal as time expired to send the contest with Syracuse into overtime ... made two PATs in UVA's three-overtime win and was named the team's special teams player of the game for his efforts ... connected on both his attempts at North Carolina ... made kicks of 35 and 26 against the Tar Heels ... went 2-of-2 on his field goal attempts against Georgia Tech, hitting from 19 and 24 yards ... named ACC Specialist of the Week on Nov. 9 after going 4-of-4 on his field goal attempts at Miami ... hit from 25, 48, 36 and 47 against the Hurricanes ... was 1-of-2 on field goals at Louisville ... his make of 46 yards came as the first half came to a close ... was 6-of-6 on PATs against Duke in a game UVA did not attempt any field goals ... was 2-of-3 with makes of 42 and 42 against Virginia Tech in the season finale. 2014 - Finished the regular season ranked No. 2 in the ACC and No. 6 in the nation with 22 field goals ... twice named a Lou Groza Star of the Week ... twice named ACC Specialist of the Week ... booted UVa's third-longest game-winning field goal in program history when his 42-yard kick lifted the Cavaliers over No. 21 Louisville ... named the College Football Performance Awards National Specialist of the Week after the Louisville win ... finished the season 22-of-27 on field goal attempts with misses from 46, 48, 50, 53 and 50 ... No. 2 all-time at UVa for made field goals (22) in a season ... tallied 100 points on 22 field goals and 34 extra points, which ranks No. 6 all-time at UVa for most points scored in a season ... kicked a career-high four field goals at No. 21 BYU, including a 46-yarder in the second half after knowing his father suffered a heart attack in the stands in the first half. 2013 - Appeared in four games before suffering an injury ... Appeared in three games this season handling UVa's primary kick off duties ... connected on a career-long 53-yard field goal against BYU which tied for the third-longest make in UVa history ... made a 37-yard field goal against Oregon ... kicked 32-yard field goal against Pitt ... was 10-of-10 on PAT attempts ... missed his long FG attempt of the season against VMI ... also handled kickoff duties until injury occured at Pitt. 2012 - Appeared in all 12 games handling UVa's primary kick off duties ... was 3-of-5 on field goal attempts ... made his first collegiate field goal against Maryland (20 yards) ... also made a 22-yard field goal ... connected on a career-long 30-yard field goal against Wake Forest ... registered 22 touchbacks on 48 kick-offs ... averaged 62.0 yards per kickoff. 2011 - Redshirted ... dressed for the William & Mary, Southern Miss, Idaho, Georgia Tech, NC State, Duke and Virginia Tech games ... also dressed for the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
A 2011 graduate of Virginia High School in Bristol ... four-year letterwinner as a placekicker and punter ... VHSL first-team All-State Group A honoree ... VHSL All-Region D ... first-team All-Clinch Mountain District ... 95 percent of his kickoffs in 2010 went for touchbacks ... nominated for the Pappy Thompson Award in 2011 ... nominated for the VHSL Scholarship Award ... selected to the Southwest Virginia/Northeast Tennessee All Star Game ... selected to Bristol Herald Courier All-Area Team ... also lettered three seasons in soccer as a center midfielder ... senior class president ... junior class vice-president ... member of the National Honor Society ... Beta Club, PTA Award and Honor Roll member ... involved in various community activities including Citizens in Action Community Service Program ... son of Mark and Dana Frye ... father Mark played soccer at King College ... mother Dana played tennis at King College ... sister Kirsten plays soccer at Agnes Scott College ... second cousin Ray Easterling played football at Richmond and with the Atlanta Falcons ... graduated in May 2015 with a degree in studio art.
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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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