|No. 3 Virginia Cavaliers (10-2, 3-1 ACC) vs. Drexel (5-8, 0-2 CAA)||Date and Time||Sunday, Oct. 8, 1 p.m.|
|Location||Charlottesville, Va. | Turf Field|
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Oct. 7, 2017
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The No. 3 Virginia field hockey team (10-2, 3-1 ACC) closes out its current home stand by hosting Drexel (5-8, 0-2 CAA) on Sunday, Oct. 8 at 1 p.m. at University Hall Turf Field in Charlottesville, Va.
Live stats will be available through a GameTracker link on VirginiaSports.com. Admission is free for all of Virginia's regular-season home field hockey games.
Virginia had its nine-game win streak snapped on Friday evening with a 4-0 loss to No. 6 North Carolina. It was UVA’s first loss since falling to Penn State on August 27.
The Cavaliers, ranked No. 3 in the Penn Monto/NFHCA Coaches’ Poll, are in a three-way tie with North Carolina and Syracuse for first place in the ACC.
Drexel is coming off a 7-1 loss at No. 16 James Madison. Tess Bernheimer scored the Dragons’ lone goal. Bernheimer and Tess Horan are tied for the team lead with 10 points apiece. Goalkeeper Erin Gilchrist, who made 13 saves against JMU, has a .724 save percentage this season.
The Cavaliers, who play 11 of their first 13 games at Turf Field, will be on the road next week, traveling to face No. 9 Syracuse on Saturday, October 14 at 1 p.m. The match will stream live online as an ACC Network Extra contest on ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.
End Comes Too Soon for No. 1 CavaliersMen's Basketball3/17/18In the NCAA tournament's first round, No. 1 seed Virginia lost 74-54 to No. 16 seed UMBC in a South Region game in Charlotte, N.C.No. 1 'Hoos Ready to Roll in CharlotteMen's Basketball3/15/18At approximately 9:20 p.m. Friday, in a South Region game, No. 1 seed UVA (31-2) meets No. 16 seed UMBC (24-10) in the NCAA tournament's first round.'Hoos Ecstatic To Be Dancing AgainWomen's Basketball3/13/18In its first NCAA appearance since 2010, Virginia (18-13) will meet California (21-10) in the first round Friday at 5 p.m. in Columbia, S.C.
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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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