Redshirt junior playing in Florida professional qualifying tournament
Catching up with the redshirt junior
Tournament runs from Oct. 31 through Nov. 8 at the Boar's Head Sports Club
Two doubles teams also ranked in the top-15
Catching up with the busy schedules of the Cavaliers
Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Notre Dame (by Matt Riley)
Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Army (by Matt Riley)
Men's Tennis vs. North Florida (by Matt Riley)
Men's Tennis Fall Tournament (by Matt Riley)
2015-16 SEASON - NCAA Team Champions
• Has not lost a collegiate match this spring, going 6-0 in singles and 6-0 in doubles
• Advanced to the qualifying final of the Tampa Futures tournament (May 2)
• Tallied five singles victories in fall tournaments
2014-15 -NCAA Team Champions
• Redshirt season
• ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Posted a 10-10 singles record and a 24-6 doubles record
• Was 14-4 in doubles dual match play
• Ranked as high as No. 55 nationally in doubles
2012-13 - NCAA Team Champions
• NCAA Singles Championship Alternate
• Ranked as high as No. 52 nationally in singles and ended the season at No. 75
• Ranked as high as No. 7 nationally in doubles and ended the season at No. 30
• ITA Atlantic Regional singles champion
• Teamed with Alex Domijan to reach ITA All-American Championships doubles semifinals
• Won a doubles flight at UVa Ranked+1 Invitational
• Had an 18-5 overall singles record, including a 5-1 dual match record
• Had an 18-4 overall doubles record, including a 3-0 dual match record
• Blue chip recruit by tennisrecruiting.net
• Two-time High School All-American
• Undefeated in high school career, leading Waccamaw to five state championships
• Won Junior Orange Bowl singles title
• Represented United States in Junior Davis Cup
• Son of Gayle and Bill Richmond
• Has four older siblings
• Brother, Josh, played tennis at Furman
• Major: Foreign Affairs
Thompson Starts Laying GroundworkWomen's Basketball6/20/18Summer practice started Wednesday morning for the Virginia women's basketball team, which has a new head coach, Tina Thompson.Huff Looking to Make Up for Lost TimeMen's Basketball6/19/18A 7-1 forward from Durham, N.C., Jay Huff hopes to carve out a role in Virginia's frontcourt as a redshirt sophomore in 2018-19.Nus Traveling Road to RecoveryMen's Soccer6/18/18Rising senior Sergi Nus, an All-ACC defender who's recovering from a torn ACL, expects to be ready for Virginia's opener in August.
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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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