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8 Chris Somerville
Chris  Somerville


West Chester, Pa.

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Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180



Virginia Rallies for Dramatic 3-2 OT Win Over Virginia Tech

Cavaliers dig out of 2-0 hole, win on Carroll OT goal


Men's Soccer Bolsters NCAA Résumé with Key Win

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Virginia Entertains Drexel at 7 p.m. Tuesday

Cavaliers and Dragons meet for first time in men's soccer


Cavaliers Continue Challenging Schedule Friday vs. No. 19 Xavier

Cavaliers and Musketeers square off for first time


Virginia Rides Scoring Barrage to 6-1 Win Over Mount St. Mary's

Bates records fourth career hat trick in UVa's big victory

• Played in 13 games with five starts
• Spent time at forward and midfield
• Missed eight games with injuries, including last five matches of season
• Scored career-high two goals in win over Mount St. Mary's (9/11)

• Played in 13 games with nine starts
• Missed seven matches from Sept. 23-Oct. 21 with mononucleosis
• Returned to lineup Oct. 25 vs. American and played the entire second half; also played full second half vs. BC (10/29)
• Notched assist on Brian Ownby goal vs. American (10/25)
• Recorded first career goal in win over Richmond (8/29)

High School
• Four-year varsity starter and captain of his high school team and a major factor in the team's two league titles and one district title
• Long-time FC Delco player, competed with the Baltimore Bays Chelsea Club on Under-18 Academy Team
• In 2010, was selected to play for the Philadelphia Union's Under-17 Team and competed in the 2010 MLS SumCup in Houston, Texas
• National Pool player with call-ups with the Under-15 and Under-18 teams

• Parents are Sam and Amy Somerville

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