"Sam continues to find himself in a variety of roles for our program due to both his significant lacrosse aptitude and open-mindedness to carry out any demand placed on him. He is spending more time at the faceoff X but also balancing his time on both the offensive and defensive ends as a midfielder. The staff relies on his athletic acumen to be able to insert Sam wherever he can best help us, and he more than willingly accepts these assignments."
• Appeared in four of UVA's 15 games
• Made collegiate debut against Siena
• Scored first collegiate goal against Cleveland State
• Also saw time against Robert Morris and Duke
• A 2016 graduate of Gonzaga College High School
• Also spent two years at Landon School
• Was Under Armour Underclass All-American in 2013 and 2015
• Honor roll student at Gonzaga and Landon
• Son of Tom and Lara Offutt
• Has two sisters, Alston and Grayson, and one brother, John
• Enjoys hunting, fishing and golfing
• Has done community service with S.O.M.E. (So Others Might Eat)
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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