He has played with the Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse the last three seasons. Last year he was named the league's Most Valuable Player after leading the league in points (67) and assists (league record-tying 40). The second player picked in the 2002 draft, he was named the league's Rookie of the Year that season.
He received his bachelor's degree in sociology in 2002, completing his career as one of the most decorated players in school history.< p> Gill became the first freshman named the Most Outstanding Player of the NCAA Championships in 1999 after leading UVa to the national title as a starting attackman. He scored a career-high five goals--all in a span of 3:08 in the first quarter--to lead UVa to 16-11 win over Johns Hopkins in the NCAA semifinals. In the finals against Syracuse, he tallied two goals and assisted on UVa's final score as the Cavaliers claimed a 12-10 victory.
In 2000, he was named to the NCAA All-Tournament Team for the second consecutive year as UVa advanced to the national semifinals.
He earned first-team All-America honors as a sophomore and junior and second-team recognition as a senior. He finished tied for second in assists (146) and seventh in points (223) in ACC history.
Gill was a three-time All-ACC selection and a two-time All-ACC Tournament selection. He was named ACC Rookie of the Year in 1999 and Most Valuable Player of the 2000 ACC Tournament.
A native of Lutherville, Md., Gill was a prep lacrosse standout at St. Paul's School, where he set school records for points in a season and a career.
'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.
Director of News Content
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.
Virginia Lacrosse Season Tickets Now on Sale
M. Lacrosse | 11/29/2016
Season tickets for the 2017 Virginia men's and women's lacrosse seasons are now on sale. Virginia...
UVA Set to Face Cornell in Pacific Coast Shootout
M. Lacrosse | 10/18/2016
The Virginia and Cornell men’s lacrosse teams will play their 2017 regular season game...
Jeff White: Kirwan Eager to Get Up and Running
M. Lacrosse | 8/1/2016
Sean Kirwan, one of Virginia coach Lars Tiffany's new assistants, coordinated the nation's top...
Jeff White: Turner Embraces New Challenge at UVA
M. Lacrosse | 7/18/2016
Former UVA star Kip Turner is back at his alma mater as an assistant on new head coach Lars...
Lars Tiffany Announces Men's Lacrosse Coaching Staff
M. Lacrosse | 7/11/2016
Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany announced that Sean Kirwan and Kip Turner, ...
Jeff White: Tiffany Plans to Push Pace at UVA
M. Lacrosse | 6/21/2016
New head coach Lars Tiffany comes to Virginia from Brown, which went 16-3 and led the nation in...
Virginia Names Lars Tiffany Head Men's Lacrosse Coach
M. Lacrosse | 06/21/2016
Virginia athletics director Craig Littlepage announced Tuesday (June 21) that Lars Tiffany, the...
Matt Barrett Suspended for the 2017 Men’s Lacrosse Season
M. Lacrosse | 11/11/2016
Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany announced Friday, Nov. 11 that senior...
- Online Stores