CHARLOTTESVILLE The U.S. Under-23 Men’s National Team clinched a berth to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing on Thursday after defeating Canada, 3-0, at LP Field in Nashville, Tenn., in the semifinals of CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying.
Former Cavalier Hunter Freeman (2002-04), a current player for the New York Red Bulls, was named to the roster as a defender in January.
A native of Allen, Texas, Freeman was a first team National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) first team All-American in 2004, as well as a first team All-ACC selection for Virginia.
He joins a prestigious list of UVa Olympians that most recently includes Jeff Agoos, Chris Albright and Ben Olsen in 2000.
'Hoos Find Winning Formula on RoadMen's Basketball1/14/17Led by senior London Perrantes and junior Marial Shayok, No. 19 Virginia defeated ACC rival Clemson 77-73 at Littlejohn Coliseum on Saturday.Salt Carving Out Niche at UVAMen's Basketball1/13/17Jack Salt, a redshirt sophomore from New Zealand, starts at center for No. 19 Virginia, which plays Saturday at ACC rival Clemson.Fong Helping Lead Cavaliers' ResurgenceSwimming & Diving1/10/17The UVA men's swimming & diving team, which hosts Virginia Tech this weekend at the Aquatic & Fitness Center, is ranked No. 15 nationally.
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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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