Kwiatkowski earns his fourth all-conference honor of his career
Thai-Son Kwiatkowski and Collin Altamirano will vie for the NCAA Singles title
Cavaliers win conference title for 12th time in program history; JC Aragone named MVP
Cavaliers have four singles players and two doubles teams earn the accolade
Two Cavaliers advance to the Round of 32 while Altamirano falls in the first round
Men's Tennis vs. George Washington (by Matt Riley)
• All-ACC Second Team
• NCAA Singles Tournament selection
• Preseason ITA singles ranking of No. 19
• ITA Indoors All-Tournament Team (No. 3 Doubles)
• Advanced through qualifying to earn a spot in the main draw of the $25,000 Los Angeles Futures tournament. Picked up two wins in the main draw, including downing top-seeded Tommy Paul in the first round (1/7), to make it through to the quarterfinals
• Was the runner-up at the $25,000 Long Beach Futures after downing UVA teammate Carl Soderlund in the semifinals. He downed 2016 NCAA singles and doubles champion Mackenzie McDonald in the quarterfinals but fell to 2014 NCAA singles champion Marcos Giron in the final (1/14)
2015-16 SEASON - NCAA Team Champions
• ITA Atlantic Region Player to Watch
• All-ACC Second Team
• NCAA All-Tournament Team (No. 3 Doubles)
• ITA Team Indoors All-Tournament Team (No. 3 Singles)
• VaSID Men's Tennis All-State First Team Singles
• Selected for the NCAA Singles Tournament, falling in the first round to Kentucky's William Bushamuka
• 24-5 record in singles, including a 14-2 mark at No. 2, and 16-7 in doubles
• Was a perfect 9-0 in ACC singles matches until he fell 1-6, 7-6, 6-4 to Wake Forest’s No. 21 Petros Chrysochos, finished 11-1
• 17-7 in doubles
• Ranked No. 27 in singles the fall, finished the season ranked No. 34
• During the summer, competed in four Futures tournaments in Belgium, advancing to the quarterfinals in De Haan (July 10) as well as making it to the round of 16 at the Denia Futures in Spain (July 24)
2014-15 SEASON - NCAA Team Champions
• Joined the program in January
• NCAA All-Tournament Team (No. 3 singles & No. 3 Doubles)
• ITA Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year
• Third-Team All-ACC
• Ended the season ranked No. 50 nationally in singles
• Posted a 20-3 singles record and an 18-4 doubles record
• Played in the main draw of five Futures events over the summer in Italy
• Reached the semifinals of the Charlottesville Futures, Bolzano Futures and the Claremont USTA ProClassic
• 2013 USTA Boys 18s National Champion
• 2014 USTA Boys 18s Runner-Up
• 2013 US Open Juniors Quarterfinalist
• Ranked as high as No. 732 in the ATP Rankings
• Youngest main draw player (17 years old) at 2013 US Open
• Advanced to second round of qualifying at 2014 US Open
• Won Futures Tour doubles title in February, 2014
• Son of Anne and Frank Altamirano
• Has two sisters, Ali Altamirano and Jazmin Peterson-Hall
• Has one brother, Curran Hall
• Major: Arts & Sciences 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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