Match will be televised by ACC's Regional Sports Networks
Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized
Virginia and Louisville meet for first time in men's soccer
Conference has record 2,909 student-athletes recognized
Conference has record 2,916 student-athletes recognized
Men's Soccer NCAA vs. Lafayette (by Matt Riley)
Ranks sixth in career saves at Virginia (144)
Ranks seventh in minutes played in goal (3,828) at UVa
Also ranks 10th in career games played in goal (41)
Did not see game action
Started 20 of UVa's 21 matches
Played 1,885 minutes - seventh most in goal in program history
Finished second in in the ACC in saves (66), fifth in shutouts (6) and sixth in GAA (1.05)
His total of 66 saves ranks 10th in single-season UVa history
Recorded six shutouts on the season and owns 13 career shutouts (eighth in UVa history)
Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll
Started all 21 matches, playing every minute of the year
Fourth in ACC in saves (78), fifth in GAA (1.25)
Recorded third-most saves in single season in UVa history
Second in ACC in shutouts (7); second-most shutouts by freshman in UVa history (Jeff Causey, 10 in 1990)
Earned first shutout in win over Cincinnati (Sept. 2)
Played 1,944 minutes - sixth most in a season in program history
First UVa freshman goalkeeper to start an ACC tournament game since 1999, when David Comfort was in goal
First true freshman to start in goal for a UVa season opener in George Gelnovatch's 16 seasons as head coach at UVa
Ranked No. 3 goalkeeper (2011), No. 24 overall player and No. 1 overall player in South Atlantic Region by TopDrawerSoccer.com
Ranked No. 2 goalkeeper in the country (2011) by ESPN Rise
2010 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-American
Four-year starter for Millbrook; earned all-state, all-region and all-county honors his final three years
Won 2010 New York Red Bull High School Cup
Captained Under-15/Under-16 CASL Chelsea FC Academy team that was a national finalist and posted 19 shutouts
Member of the Under-17 National Team residency camp (2008) and Under-15 National Team (2008)
Member of National Honor Society
Parents are Emil and Nancy LaCivita
Has two brothers, Taylor and Kyle
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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.
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 | 12/2/2016
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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.
UVA Travels to Stanford Sunday for NCAA 3rd Round
M. Soccer | 11/25/2016
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