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UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

2018 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: Carla Williams
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 (second season at Virginia, Brown '90)
Record at Virginia: 8-7 (.533) /one season
Overall Record: 121-76 (.614) /13 seasons
Assistant Coach: Sean Kirwan (Tufts '12)
Assistant Coach: Kip Turner (Virginia '07)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Hannon Wright (Virginia '99)
Men's Lacrosse Office Phone: 434.982.5126
TEAM INFORMATION
2017 Record: 8-7 overall; 0-4 ACC/5th place
Final Rankings: NR, USILA coaches poll; NR, Inside Lacrosse media poll
2017 NCAA Tournament Results: N/A
Starters Returning/Lost: 5/5
Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 25/14
2018 Captains: Ryan Conrad, Scott Hooper
PROGRAM HISTORY
First Year of Lacrosse: 1904 (2018 is 89th Season)
Total Number of Games: 995 (No information is available on teams from 1904-07)
All-Time Record: 628-361-6 (.6342) | Season-By-Season
Record Since WWII (1947-): 611-307-2 (.6652)
Record Since USILA Poll (1973-): 453-191 (.7034)
Longest Win Streak: 17, 2006
All-Time Goals Scored: 11,618 (since 1925)
All-Time Goals Allowed: 8,993 (since 1925)
Average Score: 12-9 UVA
10+ Win Seasons: 29
15+ Win Seasons: 3
ACC HISTORY
Total Number of ACC Games: 184
All-Time ACC Record: 109-75 (.5924)
Total ACC Titles: 17 (1962, 1964, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1975, 1980, 1983, 1984, 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: 395
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: 139 (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: 12 ( Last, Michael Kraus, 2017)
Lacrosse Hall of Fame Members: 13

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