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Tanner  Scales


Denver, Colo.

High School:
Regis Jesuit

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200



Starsia Announces Men’s Lacrosse Captains for 2016

Coholan, Pannell and Scales selected by peers as captains


Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized


Scales, Pannell & Tucker are Inside Lacrosse Preseason All-Americans

Inside Lacrosse's Face-Off Yearbook ranks UVa No. 10 in the preseason


Virginia Has 305 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized


UVa to be Represented Well at the 2014 FIL World Championship

Current and former Cavaliers are taking part in this year's event in Colorado


Men's Lacrosse vs. Duke (by Matt Riley)

Men's Lacrosse vs. Duke (by Matt Riley)


Men's Lacrosse vs. Rutgers (by Matt Riley)

Men's Lacrosse vs. Rutgers (by Matt Riley)


Men's Lacrosse vs. Drexel (by Matt Riley)

Men's Lacrosse vs. Drexel (by Matt Riley)

• Preseason first-team All-American by Face-Off Yearbook
• Missed entire season with a lower extremity injury
• Will apply for a medical hardship
• Recognized on ACC Academic Honor Roll

• USILA third-team All-American
• Started all 16 of UVa's games
• Third on the team with 49 ground balls
• Second on the team with 22 caused turnovers
• Grabbed one ground ball against No. 12 Loyola (Feb. 6)
• Had four ground balls and three caused turnovers at Richmond (Feb. 8)
• Had five ground balls against No. 8 Syracuse (March 1)
• Caused three turnovers three times (at North Carolina, at Richmond, at Mount St. Mary's)
• Matched a career high with four caused turnovers vs. Johns Hopkins (May 11) in the NCAA Tournament

• ACC Freshman of the Year
• Becomes UVa's 11th ACC Freshman of the Year and first since Steele Stanwick in 2009
• Only the second defensemen from UVa to be named ACC Freshman of the Year (Mike Schattner, '88)
• Led the nation's freshmen with 25 caused turnovers
• Only two sophomore's in the country had more caused turnovers
• Finished rookie season with 33 ground balls
• Made collegiate debut vs Drexel
• Registered first collegiate stats vs VMI, picking up five ground balls and causing three turnovers
• Had one GB and one CT at Stony Brook
• Caused four turnovers vs. Vermont and piecked up four ground balls
• Made first collegiate start vs. No. 3 Cornell and had two GBs and three CTs, including stripping All-American Rob Pannell various times and helping UVa force him into a career-high eight turnovers
• Started again against Ohio State and had four GBs and three CTs
• Had three CTs versus Johns Hopkins and Maryland


Listed as the No. 14 recruit in the country by Inside Lacrosse
Listed as the No. 3 incoming defensemen in the country by Inside Lacrosse
• Under Armour All-American
• Tallied one goal, one assist and 75 ground balls as a senior at Regis Jesuit
• Helped lead Regis Jesuit to a 15-1 mark in 2012
• Spent junior year at Salisbury School in Connecticut where he played hockey and lacrosse
• Inside Lacrosse ranked him as the No. 8 rising senior
• All-American and an Under Armour All-Star
• New England Defender of the Year at Salisbury in Connecticut
• Graduated from Regis Jesuit in his home state of Colorado,
• Graduatd from same school as current Cavaliers Rhody Heller and Tanner Ottenbreit
• Played one season of football as a senior at Regis Jesuit
• Was on Regis Jesuit's 2009 and 2012 state championship hockey teams
• Made honor roll all four years of high school

• Son of Stuart and Shelly Scales
• Has one sister, Manon

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