HIGH SCHOOL: Regarded as the top center prospect in the nation ... played at Lake Brantley HS for head coach George Clayton ... PrepStar "Dream Team" ... SuperPrep All-American ... All-American by Tom Lemming ... first-team All-American by TheInsiders.com/CNNSI.com ... No. 1 offensive lineman in the nation by Max Emfinger ... No. 18 player in the country on TheInsiders.com's "Hot 100" list ... No. 48 prospect in the country, No. 5 offensive lineman, by Collegefootballnews.com ... No. 88 player nationally by Rivals100.com ... 4-Star rating by Rivals.com ... No. 1 center in the nation according to BorderWars.com and Rivals.com ... No. 1 offensive lineman on the BorderWars.com 101 team ... ranked as the nation's top center and 23rd-best offensive lineman by SuperPrep ... fourth-best lineman by StudentSports.com ... 10th-best center/guard prospect by Tom Lemming ... No. 68 player in the country by Rivals.com ... first-team All-South by Fox Sports Net South ... All-Southeast region by PrepStar ... No. 32 prospect in Southeast region by Rivals.com ... No. 7 prospect in Florida by the Orlando Sentinel ... 14th-best player in Florida by Rivals.com and 16th-best and the top offensive lineman by SuperPrep ... All-Central Florida Player of the Year and first-team All-Central Florida by the Orlando Sentinel ... graded at 93.5 percent for his career and had 143 pancake blocks, including more than 80 as a junior.
PERSONAL: Marcus Jordan Lipsey ... born 11-12-84 in Metairie, La. ... son of Lottie and Michael Lipsey ... his brothers Jayson and Jess preceded him as standout players at Lake Brantley ... both brothers played collegiate football at Washington & Lee ... sociology major.
'Hoos Head Into Finals on High NoteMen's Basketball12/7/16No. 14 Virginia, which defeated East Carolina on Tuesday night, doesn't play again until Dec. 17, when Robert Morris visits JPJ.'Hoos Learn Painful Lessons in LossMen's Basketball12/3/16No. 6 Virginia's 24-game winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena ended Saturday with a 66-57 loss to No. 25 West Virginia.Soccer Teams Turn Attention to 2017Men's Soccer12/2/16The Virginia men's and women's soccer teams are fixtures in their respective NCAA tournaments, and 2017 should bring more success for both.
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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.
Blanding is a Sporting News All-American
Football | 12/7/2016
Virginia free safety Quin Blanding was named to the second team of the Sporting News' 2016 All-Am...
UVA Football Honored by AFCA For Graduation Rate
Football | 12/5/2016
The Virginia football team was one of 75 institutions recognized this week by the American...
Kiser Named a CoSIDA Football Academic All-American
Football | 12/1/2016
Virginia inside linebacker Micah Kiser has been named to the 2016 College Sports Information...
Blanding, Conte and Kiser Highlight All-ACC Honorees
Football | 11/28/2016
Free safety Quin Blanding, punter Nicholas Conte and inside linebacker Micah Kiser highlight...
Jeff White: 'Hoos Head Into Offseason on Humbling Note
Football | 11/27/2016
UVA finished its first season under head coach Bronco Mendenhall with a 2-10 record after losing ...
Virginia Drops Season Finale to Virginia Tech, 52-10
Football | 11/26/2016
Sam Rogers ran for a career-best 105 yards and two touchdowns and Virginia Tech tuned up for...
Jeff White: 'Hoos Look to End Drought Saturday
Football | 11/25/2016
At noon Saturday, Virginia (2-9, 1-6) closes the season against ACC rival Virginia Tech (8-3, 5-2...
UVA Concludes Season at Virginia Tech on Saturday
Football | 11/21/2016
Virginia and Virginia Tech will play a nationally-televised game on Saturday afternoon on ESPN2.
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