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.
Stearns Making Mark on UniversityWomen's Soccer8/25/16A four-year starter for the Virginia women's soccer team, Morgan Stearns hold the program record for career victories by a goalkeeper.Spanish Journey Strengthens Cavaliers' BondMen's Basketball8/20/16The Virginia men's basketball team made strides on and off the court during its 10-day tour of Spain this month.'Hoos Heading Home On High NoteMen's Basketball8/17/16On the final night of its 10-day tour of Spain, Virginia routed the Sant Julià All-Stars 85-49. Four players scored in double figures for the Cavaliers.
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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 Opens the 2016 Season on Friday Hosting Miami
Field Hockey | 8/24/2016
The No. 5 Virginia field hockey team will open up the 2016 season by hosting Miami (Ohio) on...
Hyams, Vittese Named to 2016 Preseason All-ACC Field Hockey ...
Field Hockey | 8/23/2016
Virginia senior Lucy Hyams (Whitstable, England) and junior Tara Vittese (Cherry Hill, N.J.) were...
Fall Sports Broadcast Schedule Announced
Field Hockey | 8/18/2016
A total of 29 Virginia home events and 14 road contests will air on ACC Network Extra, a...
Team USA Falls to Germany, 2-1, in Rio Quarterfinals
Field Hockey | 8/15/2016
Former Cavalier Michelle Vittese and the U.S. field hockey team fell to Germany, 2-1, in the...
Vittese Scores but Team USA falls to Great Britain, 2-1
Field Hockey | 8/13/2016
Former Cavalier Michelle Vittese scored, but the U.S. field hockey team fell to Great Britain, 2-...
U.S. Stays Unbeaten in Pool Play with 3-0 Win over India
Field Hockey | 8/11/2016
The U.S. field hockey team and former Cavalier standout Michelle Vittese improved to 4-0 in pool ...
Team USA Defeats Japan, 6-1, to Improve to 3-0 in Pool Play
Field Hockey | 08/10/2016
The United States field hockey team and former Cavalier Michelle Vittese improved to 3-0 in Pool ...
Vittese Scores as Team USA defeats Australia, 2-1
Field Hockey | 08/08/2016
Former Virginia field hockey player Michelle Vittese scored as the United States field hockey...
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