Two coaches and three players earn six Atlantic region honors
Kwiatkowski earns his fourth all-conference honor of his career
Carl Söderlund and Alexander Ritschard earned spots in the main draw
Freshman competing this week at Southern California tennis tournament
2016-17 SEASON - ITA National Team Indoor Champions
• ITA Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year
• All-ACC Second Team
• Started his collegiate career with 13-straight singles victories
• Sidelined after ITA Indoors with an injury, returned to the court April 7 vs. Virginia Tech
• Top player in the preseason ITA National Freshman/Newcomer rankings
• Runner-up at the $25,000 Los Angeles Futures tournament (1/7)
• Advanced to the semifinals of the Los Caballeros USTA $10,000 Men’s Futures Tournament in Fountain Valley, Calif. (10/01) and the semfinals at the Long Beach Futures (1/14)
• Advanced to the second round of the Charlottesville Challenger (11/01)
• Initially named to the Swedish Davis Cup team's six-player roster for its Europe/Asia Group I Relegation Round matches against The Netherlands on Sept. 16-18 in Bastad, Sweden, but did not join the team
• 2016 year-end ATP singles ranking of 454
• Before heading to UVA, reached a career-high ATP singles ranking of 399 (7/11)
• Won his first professional tournament, taking the singles title at the Collector Norwegian Open, a $10,000 Futures event in Oslo, Norway in November of 2015
• Won his second professtional singles crown in May 2016 at the Rising Star Tour Futures Tournament in Karlskrona, Sweden
• Advanced to the semifinals of the 2016 Bastad Challenger after coming back from down a set against World No. 159 Daniel Gimeno-Traver
• Earned a wildcard into the ATP 250 Swedish Open. In his ATP Tour main draw debut, he downed Fred Simonsson to advance to the Round of 16
• Advanced out of qualifying at the Liberec Challenger in the Czech Republic before falling in the first round in a third-set in a tiebreaker (August 2016)
• Represented Sweden in the 2014 European National Championships
• Parents are Stefan and Charlotte Rylander Söderlund
• Has three older sisters, Kim, Mica and Louise Söderlund
• Major: Undeclared
'Hoos Looking to Make More HistoryMen's Tennis5/22/17A win over No. 9 seed North Carolina on Tuesday afternoon would give second-seeded Virginia its third straight NCAA men's tennis title.McKee Thriving in New SurroundingsTrack & Field, Cross Country5/22/17A transfer from Kansas, Kelly McKee will compete in the triple jump this week at the NCAA East Regional meet in Lexington, Kentucky.Cavalier Men's Basketball NotebookMen's Basketball5/16/17The Cavaliers are heading into their ninth season under head coach Tony Bennett, who has led them to four straight NCAA tournaments.
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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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