Bird, Corriveau, Thomsen and Zinkhan named to team
Senior midfielder was a two-time All-American
Rozhansky tabbed on ACC All-Freshman Team
Cavaliers finish regular season with 9-5-2 record
Match will be televised by ACC's Regional Sports Networks
Cavaliers prevail in penalty kicks to claim their seventh national championship
Top images from the run to a seventh NCAA title
Men's Soccer Indoor Practice (by Matt Riley)
NCAA Men's Soccer vs. UCONN (by Jim Daves)
• Named 2014 NSCAA Second-Team All-American
• Earned First-Team All-ACC honors
• Selected 41st Overall in MLS SuperDraft by Philadelphia Union
• Named to Preseason Hermann Trophy Watch List
• Named to ACC All-Academic Men's Soccer Team for second time
• Team captain for second straight year
• Recorded team-leading five goals (tied for 11th in ACC); four came in ACC play (tied for fourth in ACC-only games)
• Missed three NCAA tournament games because of injury, which was suffered in first minute of UNC Wilmington match (11/23); returned in second half of NCAA championship game vs. UCLA (12/14)
• Recorded game-tying goal at North Carolina (11/1)
• Scored in 81st minute of 2-1 loss at Clemson (10/17)
• Recorded game's lone goal in win at George Mason (10/7)
• Scored game-tying goal in 68th minute against Notre Dame (9/21)
• Assisted on Ryan Zinkhan's golden goal in OT against Old Dominion (8/29)
Earned Third-Team All-America honors from NSCAA and Soccer America
Named to NSCAA First-Team All-South Atlantic Region Team
Second-Team All-ACC honoree
Named to ACC All-Tournament Team
Captain; played in all 24 games, starting the last 23
Led team with seven goals and tied for team lead with five assists
Finished seventh in ACC in goals and points (19) and ninth in assists
Recorded goal, two assists in NCAA tournament (played every minute of tournament)
Assisted on Darius Madison's eventual game-winning goal in NCAA tournament win over Marquette (12/1)
Scored goal and also assisted on Ryan Zinkhan's goal in NCAA second-round win over St. John's (11/24)
Scored game-tying goal in final minute against Virginia Tech (10/18)
Scored two goals in win over Providence (9/24)
Also scored against Wake Forest, VCU and Pitt
Recorded game-winning goals against Providence and VCU
Started all 21 matches at midfield
Named to ACC All-Academic Soccer Team and ACC Academic Honor Roll
Ranked second on team with 36 shots
Recorded game-tying goal in second half of ACC quarters at Wake Forest (11/6); took team-high seven shots in match
Scored game-winning goal in win over Wright State (10/16)
Recorded assist vs. Mount St. Mary's (9/11)
Played in nine games, starting eight
Suffered knee injury in UNC game (9/23) and missed remainder of season
Had big game vs. Wisconsin (9/4), scoring first career goal and adding a game-winning assist on a Brian Ownby score
Two-time First-Team All-State, All-Region and All-District honoree
Named 2011 Tidewater Player of the Year
Earned 2011 Virginia High School State Player of the Year honors
Frank W. Cox won 2009 and 2010 VHSL State Championships and regional championships from 2008-2010
Played for Region I Olympic Development Program (ODP) pool and team from 2007-2011
Virginia '93 state team was the Region I ODP Champion in 2008
Played for Beach FC - Fire, which was Virginia State Cup Champions in 2005, 2006 and 2010
Parents are Tony and Melanie Bird
Cavalier Tennis Programs Joining ForcesMen's Tennis6/21/17UVA's new head tennis coaches -- Andres Pedroso for the men and Sara O'Leary for the women -- want their programs to work closely together.Catching Up With Cherie Greer BrownWomen's Lacrosse6/19/17A 1994 graduate of UVA, where she was a three-time first-team All-American, the former Cherie Greer ranks among the finest players in lacrosse history.European Trip Strengthens Team's BondsWomen's Soccer6/14/17The Virginia women's soccer team recently returned from a trip to Europe, where the Cavaliers played two games in France and one in Germany.
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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.
Men’s Soccer Announces 2017 Schedule
M. Soccer | 5/17/2017
The Cavaliers will open up the 2017 season at home when they host Villanova on Friday, Aug. 25.
Jeff White: Afamefuna Thriving in New Role
M. Soccer | 4/24/2017
An ACC All-Freshman selection as a defender last fall, Virginia's Robin Afamefuna is looking to...
Caldwell, Lowe Named to All-ACC Academic Team
M. Soccer | 2/7/2017
Caldwell, a history major, earned his second All-ACC Academic Team distinction in as many seasons...
Claudio Reyna Named to Virginia Sports Hall of Fame
M. Soccer | 1/18/2017
UVA soccer alum played for 13 years with U.S. National Team and competed in four FIFA World Cups.
Opoku Named NSCAA Second-Team All-American
M. Soccer | 12/9/2016
Opoku finished second on the team with six goals in 2016, including five game-winning scores.
Opoku and Nus Earn NSCAA All-South Region Honors
M. Soccer | 12/6/2016
Opoku was a first-team selection at forward, while Nus earned a spot on the third team at defender.
Jeff White: Soccer Teams Turn Attention to 2017
M. Soccer | 12/02/2016
Virginia's soccer teams are fixtures in their respective NCAA tournaments, and 2017 should bring ...
UVA's Season Ends in Double OT Loss at Stanford
M. Soccer | 11/27/2016
Seeded No. 12 in the tournament, the Cavaliers finish their season with an 11-4-5 record.
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