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Riggs Lennon
Riggs  Lennon

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Paradise Valley, Ariz.

High School:
Brophy Prep

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 175

Position:
F



07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

12/14/2014

National Champs! Virginia Downs UCLA in PKs for Seventh NCAA Title

Virginia wins PK shootout 4-2 for championship

12/06/2014

Virginia Advances to Second Straight NCAA College Cup

No. 16 seed Cavaliers advances past No. 8 Georgetown following penalty-kick shootout

11/05/2014

Virginia Ousts Virginia Tech from ACC Tournament, 1-0

Wharton second-half penalty kick sends Cavaliers to quarterfinals

09/12/2014

No. 15 Virginia Opens ACC Play with 1-0 Win over Virginia Tech

Thomsen's 74th minute goal gives Cavaliers solid start in conference play

12/14/2014

Virginia vs. UCLA - NCAA Final (USATSI)

Cavaliers prevail in penalty kicks to claim their seventh national championship

12/10/2014

A Championship Season in Photos: 2014 Virginia Men's Soccer

Top images from the run to a seventh NCAA title

2014
• Played in 16 matches, making seven starts
• Sprained ankle in Virginia Tech match (9/12) and missed next seven matches before returning to action Oct. 11 against Duke
• Started first four matches at forward
• Converted on clinching penalty kick in shootout of NCAA championship match against UCLA (12/14)
• Buried UVa’s fifth and final PK in NCAA quarterfinals at Georgetown (12/6)
• Also assisted on Todd Wharton’s equalizer in final minute of second half at Georgetown
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013
• Played in 21 matches with six starts
• Finished fourth on team with five goals, including three in ACC play
• Played in three NCAA tournament matches (St. John's, Marquette, Maryland)
• Converted on PK in shootout against Notre Dame in ACC semifinals (11/15)
• Scored golden goal on header in OT against UNC Greensboro (10/29)
• Earned spot on Top Drawer Soccer's Team of the Week following two-goal effort vs. Pitt (10/4)
• Scored UVa's second goal in ACC win at Syracuse (9/28)
• Recorded first college goal in win over Providence (9/24)

HIGH SCHOOL
• Named 2011 Arizona Gatorade Player of the Year
• Two-time First-Team All-American
• Three-time Arizona High School Player of the Year
• Three-time All-Arizona honoree
• Scored 147 goals in three years, setting the school career goals record
• Tallied 51 goals his junior year and 59 his senior year (school single-season record)
• Led Brophy Prep to two state championships
• No. 14-rated recruit by College Soccer News
• No. 30-rated recruit by Top Drawer Soccer
• Spent time with U.S. U17 National Team
• Also played with 94 Sereno White club team as well as Real Salt Lake club side

PERSONAL
• Parents are John and Elizabeth Lennon
• Has one brother, Brooks

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