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UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

2016 Men's Lacrosse Quick Facts

GENERAL UNIVERSITY INFORMATION
Location: Charlottesville, Va.
Founded by: Thomas Jefferson, 1819
Enrollment: 21,800
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: Dom Starsia (24th season at Virginia, Brown '74)
Record at Virginia: 267-95 (.738) /23 seasons)
Overall Record: 368-141 (.723) /33 seasons
Associate Head Coach: Marc Van Arsdale (Hobart '85)
Assistant Coach: Joe Starsia (Lynchburg College '06)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Corey Bulken (Le Moyne '11)
Men's Lacrosse Office Phone: 434.982.5126
TEAM INFORMATION
2015 Record: 10-5 overall; 0-4 ACC/5th place
Final Rankings: 9, USILA coaches poll; 11, Inside Lacrosse media poll
2015 NCAA Tournament Results: First Round vs. Johns Hopkins (L, 7-19)
Starters Returning/Lost: 6/4
Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 32/6
2016 Captains: Greg Coholan, James Pannell, Tanner Scales
PROGRAM HISTORY
First Year of Lacrosse: 1904 (2016 is 87th Season)
Total Number of Games: 965 (No information is available on teams from 1904-07)
All-Time Record: 613-346-6 (.6383) | Season-By-Season
Record Since WWII (1947-): 594-293-2 (.6692)
Record Since USILA Poll (1973-): 438-177 (.7122)
Longest Win Streak: 17, 2006
All-Time Goals Scored: 11,243 (since 1925)
All-Time Goals Allowed: 8,639 (since 1925)
Average Score: 12-9 UVa
10+ Win Seasons: 29
15+ Win Seasons: 3
ACC HISTORY
Total Number of ACC Games: 176
All-Time ACC Record: 109-67 (.6193)
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: 391
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: 135 (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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