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Dec. 6, 1997

Virginia Men's Soccer Defeats American, 2-1

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Freshman midfielder Chris Albright (Philadelphia, Pa.) scored the game-winning goal with just over three minutes remaining in the second overtime period as the second-seeded University of Virginia men's soccer team defeated seventh-seeded American 2-1 in an NCAA Tournament quarterfinal game at Kloeckner Stadium.

Virginia Head Coach George Gelnovatch watched his Cavaliers advance to the NCAA Seminfinals.

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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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