AT VIRGINIA: 2005--Took over as the team's stopper and had a tremendous year, earning third-team All-American honors ...one of only two defensemen named All-ACC ... shut down some of the nation's leading attackmen ... held Maryland's Joe Walters to a goal and an assist in two meetings and ended Walters' 27 game goal scoring streak ... limited North Carolina's Jed Prossner to a lone goal and held Albany's Merrick Thompson, the nation's leading goal scorer scoreless ...tied for fourth among ACC defensemen with a career-high 40 ground balls ...career-high seven ground balls led the team vs. Drexel ... assisted on Ricky Smith's goal against Princeton ... scored the first goal of his career against Mount St. Mary's ... five ground balls vs. Towson. 2004--Excelled in his first season as a starter on close defense ... started all 13 games, one of only four Cavaliers to start every game ... snared a career-high 29 ground balls, ninth among ACC defensemen ... career-high six ground balls vs. Air Force ... had three GBs vs. Denver in the next game ... had four ground balls in each game against Maryland ... assisted on Matt Ward's goal against North Carolina in the regular season. 2003--Excellent rookie season ...one of 12 ACC rookies to play in every game ...saw most of his playing time as a long stick midfielder ... 15 ground balls were fourth among ACC rookie longstickmen ... had a season-high four ground balls vs. Notre Dame ... had two ground balls vs. Towson, Penn State and Mount St. Mary's.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three letters in lacrosse ...All-American ... first-team All-State and New Jersey Player of the Year as a senior ... two-time All-Suburban and All-North New Jersey ...also won three letters in football as a linebacker and running back ... All-North New Jersey selection and All-Bergen County ... named school's "Best Athlete" as a senior.
PERSONAL: Son of Nancy and Jim Culver ... born 12-27-83 in Ridgewood, N.J. ... has an older brother, David, who ran cross country at Hamilton College, and two older sisters, Emily and Julie ... active in many local projects, including working at a camp for children with disabilities ... English major.
Thompson Starts Laying GroundworkWomen's Basketball6/20/18Summer practice started Wednesday morning for the Virginia women's basketball team, which has a new head coach, Tina Thompson.Huff Looking to Make Up for Lost TimeMen's Basketball6/19/18A 7-1 forward from Durham, N.C., Jay Huff hopes to carve out a role in Virginia's frontcourt as a redshirt sophomore in 2018-19.Nus Traveling Road to RecoveryMen's Soccer6/18/18Rising senior Sergi Nus, an All-ACC defender who's recovering from a torn ACL, expects to be ready for Virginia's opener in August.
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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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