• Appeared in one game against VCU (9/14)
• Started at defender and played full 90 minutes in win against Portland (10/5)
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Played in a pair of matches in his freshman season
• Saw first career action off bench in Davidson match (9/24)
• Also played in ACC tournament match at Notre Dame (11/9)
• Four-time all-state honoree
• 2013-14 All-American
• 2013-14 Virginia Gatorade State Player of the Year
• Ranked 85th overall by Top Drawer Soccer
• Played club ball for Beach FC
• Four-time Tidewater Conference Player of the Year
• Four-time first-team All-VISAA
• Captain of the US Soccer Region 1 team four years in a row
• Two-time All-Tidewater Boys Soccer Player of the Year
• Guided Cape Henry to a state runner-up finish in 2013
• Also played four years of lacrosse; team won conference titles in 2011 and 2013
• Parents are Lester and Heather Pearson
• Has two older brothers, Josh and John
Thompson Starts Laying GroundworkWomen's Basketball6/20/18Summer practice started Wednesday morning for the Virginia women's basketball team, which has a new head coach, Tina Thompson.Huff Looking to Make Up for Lost TimeMen's Basketball6/19/18A 7-1 forward from Durham, N.C., Jay Huff hopes to carve out a role in Virginia's frontcourt as a redshirt sophomore in 2018-19.Nus Traveling Road to RecoveryMen's Soccer6/18/18Rising senior Sergi Nus, an All-ACC defender who's recovering from a torn ACL, expects to be ready for Virginia's opener in August.
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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: Nus Traveling Road to Recovery
M. Soccer | 6/18/2018
Rising senior Sergi Nus, an All-ACC defender who's recovering from a torn ACL, expects to be...
Men's Soccer Unveils 2018 Schedule
M. Soccer | 6/7/2018
The Virginia men’s soccer program announced its 2018 schedule that features 11 home dates...
Virginia to Play Maryland at Audi Field
M. Soccer | 5/15/2018
Cavaliers will play former ACC foe, Maryland on September 3, 2018 at Audi Field.
Barnold Takes Position with U.S. Soccer
M. Soccer | 5/4/2018
A.J. Barnold has landed a full-time role at U.S. Soccer, working closely with the United States...
Jeff White: Kessler Earning High Marks On and Off Field
M. Soccer | 4/12/2018
A rising sophomore who arrived at UVA in January 2017 with an associate's degree, Henry Kessler...
Ryan Hopkins Hired as Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
M. Soccer | 2/14/2018
Ryan Hopkins has been hired as an assistant coach for the Virginia men's soccer program, as...
Virginia Will Be Part of U.S. Soccer Spring Program
M. Soccer | 02/08/2018
Seven-time national champion, Virginia will compete in the first-ever U.S. Soccer Spring Program,...
Caldwell, Opoku Selected in MLS SuperDraft
M. Soccer | 01/19/2018
Jeff Caldwell was selected in the first round by New York City FC and Edward Opoku was taken in...
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