Brian James scores game winner to lift Cavaliers to victory
Cavaliers will hold Senior Night ceremonies prior to match
Cavaliers and Rams battle at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Klöckner Stadium
Cavaliers are 1-1 in league play this season
LaCivita makes seven saves as Cavaliers hand VCU its first loss
Did not see playing time
Appeared in six matches, with one start
Earned first career start against Mount St. Mary's (9/11)
Scored golden goal in 1-0 double OT victory at VCU (9/25)
Appeared in match against Richmond (8/29)
Appeared in three games
Named an ESPN third team high school All-American and had 51 goals and 26 assists during his high school career
Played with the Olympic Development Program (ODP) and was consistently selected for the ODP Region I pool games and played in the ODP National Championship game
Played for the Roanoke Star Soccer Club, a team which reached the state semifinals and finals on multiple occasions and won U.S. Club Regional and National Championships
Participated in the Gothia Cup in Gothenburg, Sweden, and the Lond and Watford International Festival of Football in England
A four-year starter and senior captain for Patrick Henry High School
Earned first team all-district, all-region, all-state (AAA) and All-Timesland honors
Parents are Richard and Diane Chavira
Has two sisters, Brynn and Devin
Diakite's Impact Growing for CavaliersMen's Basketball12/15/17Redshirt sophomore Mamadi Diakite has been a positive presence around the basket for No. 16 Virginia, which hosts Davidson on Saturday afternoon at JPJ.Welsh Connection Adds to Bowl StorylinesFootball12/14/17Virginia (6-6) meets Navy (6-6) in the Military Bowl, Dec. 28 in Annapolis, Md. George Welsh is a former head coach of each team.Cooper Thriving Under New StaffSwimming & Diving12/12/17A senior from Atlanta and one of the team's captains, Caitlin Cooper set the UVA women's record in the 50-yard freestyle early this month in Athens, Georgia.
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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.
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