June 14, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -
Weeks after being part of the championship team at the Women's National Championship, Carissa Vittese is vying for a spot on the U21 roster. Vittese will participate in the USA Field Hockey U21 Women's National Championship from June 21-25 at the Powhatan Sports Complex at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va.
Vittese was invited to participate in the tournament. The roster for the U21 squad that will be competing in the upcoming World Cup will be selected from players competing in this tournament.
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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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