Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized
Freshman Tara Vittese had a goal and an assist in the loss
Three Cavaliers score their first career goals in the victory
The 2014 season kicks off on Friday, Aug. 29 at William & Mary
Cavaliers score seven goals in the scrimmage
Field Hockey vs. Miami (by Matt Riley)
Field Hockey vs. Boston College (by Matt Riley)
Field Hockey vs. North Carolina (by Jim Daves)
Appeared in 17 games with 11 starts
Scored her first career goal against Princeton (Sept. 7) in her first appearance of the season
Assisted on a goal against Wake Forest (Oct. 12)
ACC Academic Honor Roll
Played in 18 regular-season games with four starts
Made her collegiate debut on Aug. 30 vs. Louisville
Made her first collegiate start on Sept. 11 against Richmond
In the regular season, took nine shots, four on goal
Four-year varsity field hockey player at Greenwich Academy
2012 Harrow Sports/NFHCA High School first team All-American
2012 Harrow Sports/NFHCA High School All-South Region
2011 second team All-American
Helped lead her 2012 Greenwich Academy team to a New England Private School championship, winning All-Tournament honors
2010-11 NEPSAC finalist and NEPSAC All-Tournament team
Member of the Futures Elite team
Also a four-year varsity starter for the Greenwich Academy lacrosse team
Mother, Catherine Tapsall, played three years of lacrosse and four years of soccer at Harvard, earning All-American honors in the latter
Father, Ian Tapsall, played field hockey for South Gate (1975-80) and was a U21 England trialist
Uncle, Manzar Iqbal, was the captain of the USA Men's Field Hockey team in the 1984 Summer Olympics
Has two older sisters, Brittany and Olivia Tapsall, and a younger sister, Faye Tapsall
Tapsall's Career Statistics
Spring Football NotebookFootball4/20/18As part of the inaugural Wahoowa Weekend, spring football concludes for the Cavaliers with an open practice April 28 at Scott Stadium.Thompson Ready To Lead From FrontWomen's Basketball4/18/18The mood was celebratory Wednesday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena, where Tina Thompson was introduced as UVA's women's basketball coach.Walsh Ready to Lead 'Hoos in PostseasonMen's Golf4/18/18Healthy again after battling back problems for much of 2017, Thomas Walsh enters this weekend's ACC tournament in good form.
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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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