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
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.
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Opoku Named NSCAA Second-Team All-American
M. Soccer | 12/9/2016
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