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16 Michael Howard
Michael  Howard


Richmond, Va.

High School:
Collegiate School

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 220



Cavaliers Place Two on the USILA All-America Team

Howard and Williams earn first career honors


Howard Named to the Men’s Lacrosse All-ACC Squad

Long-stick midfielder earns first-career All-ACC nod


Coholan Highlights UVA's 2016 MLL Draft Picks

UVA has had at least one first round selection in each of the past eight drafts


Starsia Announces 2015 Team Awards

Tucker received the Allen Voshell Award winner as Team MVP


Men's Lacrosse Finds Itself in Unfamiliar Territory

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• Appeared in all 15 of UVa's games with three starts
• Spent most of his time at LSM with his three starts coming at close defense
• Made his first career start against Georgetown (April 18)
• Also made starts against Penn and Johns Hopkins in the NCAA Tournament
• Caused three turnovers and picked up three ground balls against No. 16 Drexel (Feb. 14)
• Had four ground balls and caused two turnovers at Rutgers (Feb. 21)
• Dished first career assist at No. 2 Syracuse (March 1)
• Picked up for ground balls against No. 4 Notre Dame (March 14)
• Grabbed a career-high seven ground balls against Penn (April 25)
• Caused three turnovers against the Quakers

• Appeared in three of UVa's 16 games
• Made collegiate debut at Mount St. Mary's (Feb. 25)
• Also saw time vs. VMI (March 24) and Johns Hopkins (May 11)
• Picked up a ground ball and caused two turnovers against VMI (March 24)

• Redshirted season


• Listed as the No. 86 recruit in the country by Inside Lacrosse
• Listed as the No. 25 incoming defensemen in the country by Inside Lacrosse
• All-American, all-state and all-prep honoree at Richmond's Collegiate School
• Was and Under Armour Underclass All-American in Washington D.C.
• Named the Most Outstanding Male Athlete at Collegiate School in 2012
• Also played basketball and soccer at Collegiate
• Attended same school of recent UVa alum and captain (2010) Mikey Thompson
• Same high school as current Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and former UVA TE Jake McGee
• Prep League Player of the Year in soccer in 2012
• Team MVP in basketball in 2012

• Son of Christy Moran
• Has an older brother, Peter, and two older sisters, Anna and Beth



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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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