AT VIRGINIA: 2002--Named to All-Conference team, first goalie since Donna DeNoble in 1987 ... named to National Player of the Week Honor Roll by womensfieldhockey.com after leading Cavaliers to 1-0 upset victory over UNC, stopping 13 shots en route to the shutout ... two-time ACC Player of the Week ... ranked second in the nation in saves made and ninth nationally in save percentage. 2001--Started in 19 games, recording five shutouts ... featured in Sports Illustrated's "Faces in the Crowd" after stopping seven penalty strokes in a road win against #1 Maryland ... named ACC Player of the Week for Sept 23-30. 2000--Saw first collegiate action in Penn State game ... posted a shutout in first collegiate start (Ohio State) ... recipient of OBO award at the ACC-Big Ten Challenge as keeper with the lowest goals-against average in the tournament. 1999--Redshirted ... named an alternate to B Camp.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time team captain ... named All-State (1998), All-Metro (1998), and All-Central Maryland Conference (1998) ... all-County (1997-98) ... team MVP (1998) ... also ran track (high hurdles) and was a state finalist in 1999.
PERSONAL: Emily Hill White ... daughter of Martha and John White ... born September 30, 1981 in Washington County, Md. ... plans on becoming a recreational therapist for children with disabilities... helps coach the Ocelots, a field hockey youth club.
Nelson Making Name for Himself in SecondaryFootball8/16/17Redshirt freshman Brenton Nelson, who was put on scholarship this month, is competing for a starting job in Virginia's nickel defense.DeSorbo Hits Ground Running at UVASwimming & Diving8/16/17After six seasons as NC State's associate head coach, Todd DeSorbo now oversees men's and women's swimming & diving at Virginia.Training Camp NotebookFootball8/11/17Training camp continues for UVA, whose second season under head coach Bronco Mendenhall starts Sept. 2 against William & Mary at Scott Stadium.
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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.
Virginia Scrimmages American on Tuesday
Field Hockey | 8/14/2017
The Virginia field hockey team will take on American in an open scrimmage on Tuesday, August 15...
Rachel Dawson Named Assistant Field Hockey Coach
Field Hockey | 7/18/2017
Three-time Olympian Rachel Dawson has joined the Virginia field hockey team as an assistant coach.
Field Hockey Announces 2017 Schedule
Field Hockey | 6/26/2017
The Cavaliers will play 12 regular-season home games at University Hall Turf Field during the...
Carrera Lucas Named to USNT Development Squad
Field Hockey | 6/21/2017
Goalie Carrera Lucas has been named to the U.S. Women’s National Development Squad, as...
Four Cavaliers Competing at USA Field Hockey's YWNC
Field Hockey | 6/17/2017
Greta Ell, Erin Shanahan, Colleen Norair and Carrera Lucas competed at the the Young Women's...
Virginia Field Hockey Signs Six Recruits
Field Hockey | 5/2/2017
Head coach Michele Madison announced six players who will join the Cavaliers as freshmen in the...
Caleigh Foust Named to USNT Development Squad
Field Hockey | 04/28/2017
Senior forward Caleigh Foust has been named to the 16-player roster of USA Field Hockey's Women's...
Carissa Vittese Named to the U.S. Women’s National Team
Field Hockey | 04/27/2017
Former Cavalier Carissa Vittese has been named to the US Women's National Team roster.
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