AT VIRGINIA: 2005--Emerged as one of the nation's top midfielders ... second-team All-American ...ran on the first midfield for the third year in a row ... second among ACC midfielders with 33 points and 17 assists ...11th in the ACC in scoring (2.20/g) and sixth in assists (1.13/g) ... his 16 goals tied for sixth among league middies ...led the team in goals twice and assists on five occasions ...led the team with a career-high three assists against Drexel and Manhattan to start the season ...four points vs. Manhattan paced the team ...two goals and an assists in a win over North Carolina ...scored a career-high six points to lead the team to a win over Albany in the first round of the playoffs ...scored a career-high three goals, to go along with three assists in a dominating performance ... tallied three assists against Navy in the national quarterfinals to lead the team.
2004--On the first midfield for the second year in a row ... led the team's middies in scoring with 21 points ... 10 goals and 11 assists are career highs ... 11th in the ACC in assists (0.92/g) and 15th in scoring (1.75/g) ... one of four ACC midfielders to reach double figures in goals and assists ... third among ACC midfielders in total assists and fifth in total points ... had three multi-goal games and three multi-assist games ... led the team in assists five times and in goals on three occasions ... tied his career high with two goals in the opener vs. Drexel ... scored twice each in back-to-back overtime wins over Towson and Johns Hopkins ... had perhaps the play of the game in the upset of top-ranked Johns Hopkins ... saved a shot by Corey Harned in an unsettled situation with less than 45 seconds remaining in regulation to preserve the tie and force overtime ... had a goal and two assists in ACC Tournament games against North Carolina and Maryland.
2003--Teamed with seniors Chris Rotelli and A.J. Shannon on the first midfield ... improved throughout the season ... scored nine goals and added eight assists ... nine goals were tied for fourth among ACC rookies, while the eight assists were tied for fifth ... 17 points were sixth among league freshmen ... scored against Drexel in his first game ... added an assist in his second against Syracuse ... had a career-high two assists vs. Maryland ... scored a goal against North Carolina the following week to end a seven-game drought ... scored once and added two assists in a road win at Duke ... had a goal vs. UNC in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament and scored a career-high two goals in the finals vs. Duke ... scored once in a first round NCAA Tournament win over Mount St. Mary's ... scored a crucial goal early in the second half against Georgetown in the quarterfinals to give UVa the early momentum after halftime ... scored once and had an assist in the national semifinals vs. Maryland.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four letters in lacrosse as a starter throughout his career ... All-State ...All-Met and All-County his last two years ... All-Conference three times ... set Anne Arundel County scoring record with 389 points (193g, 196a) ... set school scoring record in 2001 with 120 points (57g, 63a) ... topped that with 144 points (69g, 75a) as a senior but was only the team's second-leading scorer ... team MVP three times.
PERSONAL: Son of Donna and Jeff Dixon ... born 11-26-84 in Annapolis, Md. ... has an older sister, Courtney, and an older brother, Chris ... won school's Excellence in Chemistry and Excellence in Physical Education awards ...sociology major.
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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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