Cavaliers finish regular season with 9-3-3 record (4-2-2 ACC)
Wade scores first two goals as Cavaliers come back to win convincingly
Cavaliers squander two-goal lead but Okoro nets game winner with 50 seconds left
Foss scores on pair of second-half free kicks as Cavaliers improve to 6-1-2
In making 11th College Cup appearance, Cavaliers conclude season with 13-6-5 record
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• Versatile presence for UVA, making three starts at midfielder, five at right back and two at forward (10 starts total)
• Missed first eight matches with leg injuries after sitting out entire 2014 season following ACL surgery
• Scored game-winning goal in NCAA tournament opener against Rider (11/19)
• Scored goal in his first game of 2015 against Louisville (10/2); goal came on his first shot of the season
• Recorded goal in second game vs. Portland (10/5)
• Assisted on Wesley Wade’s second goal in UVA’s win over Pitt (10/16)
• Redshirt season
• Sidelined after suffering offseason knee injury
Played in 21 games, with 19 starts
Named to ACC All-Tournament Team
Scored UVa's second goal in ACC tournament against Notre Dame; also assisted on Nicko Corriveau's tying score and recorded winning penalty kick in shootout
Set up UVa's game-winning penalty kick in overtime against Wake Forest in ACC quarterfinals with great through-ball to Jordan Allen, who then was fouled in box
Recorded UVa's second goal against Maryland (10/11)
Scored on penalty kick against NC State (9/20)
Also picked up three assists in 2013 (Providence, Syracuse, Pitt)
Missed three matches with groin injury
Named to 2012 All-ACC Freshman Team
Started all 21 games and logged third-most minutes on team (1,883) and most of UVa's midfielders
Ranked fourth on team with seven points (two goals, three assists)
Assisted on Eric Bird's goal in ACC quarters at Wake (11/6)
Scored first UVa goal in 70th minute to help Cavaliers rally from 2-0 deficit in 3-2 OT win over Virginia Tech (10/19)
Scored first career goal in Wright State match (10/16); also recorded an assist
Recorded game-winning assist on Will Bates' goal in win over Duke (9/7)
Ranked No. 25 on ESPNHS Class of 2012 150 College Prospects list
Tabbed No. 18 on College Soccer News Top 150 Recruits list
Four caps with U-18 Men's National Team
Member of MLS SUM Cup championship team
U.S. Development Academy select team
Four-year starter at Georgetown Prep
Three-time IAC first team
Two-time First-Team All-Gazette
All-Met honorable mention
Three-year member of Maryland ODP Team
Two-time Region I team
Played four years with DC United Academy
Parents are Ricardo and Kim Salandy-Defour
Has one brother, Scott, who graduated from Maryland
Selflessness Fuels Cavaliers' Latest TriumphMen's Basketball2/6/16Ninth-ranked Virginia totaled 17 assists in its 64-50 win over ACC rival Pittsburgh at the sold-out Petersen Events Center on Saturday afternoon.'Hoos Heading Into Hostile TerritoryMen's Basketball2/5/16At noon Saturday, in a game to be shown on the ACC Network, No. 9 Virginia (18-4, 7-3) plays Pitt (17-4, 6-3) at the Petersen Events Center.Unorthodox Move Paying Off For CollinsTrack & Field, Cross Country2/4/16Cam Collins transferred in 2014 from Hampden-Sydney College, where he played basketball, to UVA, where he competes on the track & field team.
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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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