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UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

2017 Men's Lacrosse Quick Facts

GENERAL UNIVERSITY INFORMATION
Location: Charlottesville, Va.
Founded by: Thomas Jefferson, 1819
Enrollment: 21,800 (Undergraduate 14,898)
President: Teresa A. Sullivan
Athletics Director: Craig Littlepage
Nicknames: Cavaliers, Wahoos, 'Hoos
Colors: Orange & Blue
Conference: Atlantic Coast Conference
Stadium (Capacity): Klöckner Stadium (8,000)
ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS INFORMATION
Media Relations Director for men's lacrosse: Vincent Briedis@VincentBriedis
Media Relations Office Phone: 434.982.5500
Media Relations Fax: 434.982.5525
Email: briedis@virginia.edu
Athletics Website: virginiasports.com
LACROSSE COACHING STAFF INFORMATION
Head Coach: Lars Tiffany (first season at Virginia, Brown '90)
Record at Virginia: 0-0 (.000) /first season
Overall Record: 113-69 (.621) /12 seasons
Assistant Coach: Sean Kirwan (Tufts '12)
Assistant Coach: Kip Turner (Virginia '07)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Rocco Romero (Cornell '09)
Men's Lacrosse Office Phone: 434.982.5126
TEAM INFORMATION
2016 Record: 7-8 overall; 0-4 ACC/5th place
Final Rankings: NR, USILA coaches poll; NR, Inside Lacrosse media poll
2016 NCAA Tournament Results: N/A
Starters Returning/Lost: 6/4
Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 31/13
2017 Captains: Ryan Lukacovic, Will McNamara, Tanner Scales
PROGRAM HISTORY
First Year of Lacrosse: 1904 (2017 is 88th Season)
Total Number of Games: 980 (No information is available on teams from 1904-07)
All-Time Record: 620-354-6 (.6357) | Season-By-Season
Record Since WWII (1947-): 603-300-2 (.6674)
Record Since USILA Poll (1973-): 445-184 (.7075)
Longest Win Streak: 17, 2006
All-Time Goals Scored: 11,402 (since 1925)
All-Time Goals Allowed: 8,794 (since 1925)
Average Score: 12-9 UVA
10+ Win Seasons: 29
15+ Win Seasons: 3
ACC HISTORY
Total Number of ACC Games: 180
All-Time ACC Record: 109-71 (.6056)
Total ACC Titles: 17 (1962, 1964, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1975, 1980, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2010)
Total ACC Tournament Titles: 6 (1997, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2010)
ACC Regular Season Titles: 24
Record in ACC Title Game: 6-9 (.4000)
TEAM HONORS
National Championships: 7 (NCAA:1972, 1999, 2003, 2006, 2011 - USILA: 1952, 1970)
Final Four Appearances: 22
Final Four Record: 14-17 (.4516)
Weeks at No. 1 in USILA Poll: 59
Weeks in Top 5 in USILA Poll: 278
Weeks in Top 10 in USILA Poll: 392
USILA First Team All-Americans: 66
Two-Time USILA First Team All-Americans: 14
Three-Time USILA First Team All-Americans: 1
USILA Second Team All-Americans: 78
All-ACC: 136 (since 1977)
Tewaaraton Trophy Winners: 3 (Chris Rotelli, 2003; Matt Ward, 2006 & Steele Stanwick, 2011)
Tewaaraton Trophy Finalists: 9 (Award's inception was 2000 & first awarded in 2001)
ACC Player of the Year Winners: 10 (Last, Steele Stanwick, 2012)
ACC Coach of the Year Winners: 9 (Last, Dom Starsia, 2009)
ACC Rookie of the Year Winners: 11 ( Last, Tanner Scales, 2013)
Lacrosse Hall of Fame Members: 12

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