|No. 10 Virginia Cavaliers (10-5, 3-2 ACC) at Richmond Spiders (6-7, 4-2 A-10)||Date and Time||Tuesday, Oct. 18, 5:30 p.m.|
|Location||Richmond, Va. | Crenshaw Field|
|Media||Live Stats | Live Streaming Video|
|Additional Information||2016 Season Stats | 2016 Fact Book (.pdf)|
|Social Media||Twitter | Facebook | Instagram|
Oct. 17, 2016
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The No. 10 Virginia field hockey team (10-5, 3-2 ACC) travels to take on Richmond (6-7, 4-2 A10) on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 5:30 p.m. at Crenshaw Field in Richmond, Va. Please note that the time for this game has been changed to 5:30 p.m. from its initially-scheduled time.
Live stats will be available through a link posted on VirginiaSports.com. Live streaming video will also be available be available through the Atlantic 10 media portal.
Virginia comes into the game having won six of its last seven games including a 1-0 overtime victory over No. 2 Syracuse on Saturday.
Sophomore goalkeeper Carrera Lucas (Brooklandville, Md.) improved to 8-3 in the win over the Orange, picking up her fourth shutout of the season. Lucas leads the ACC with a 6.27 saves-per-game average and is fifth in the NCAA with a .775 save percentage.
Senior Lucy Hyams (Whitstable, England) scored the game-winning overtime goal against the Orange, the second time this season she has scored the game-winner in overtime against a top-10 opponent after giving the Cavaliers the win on the road at then No. 9 Boston College on Sept. 23.
This will be the second time this season Richmond has faced an ACC team after falling 5-1 at Louisville on Sept. 4. The Spiders are coming off a 3-1 road loss on Friday at JMU. Emma Johansson leads the team with 11 points, scoring a team-high five goals with an assist.
Virginia holds a 34-4-1 advantage in the all-time series and has won the last 10 meetings. The Spiders’ last victory over the Cavaliers was a 1-0 game in Charlottesville in 2005. In 2013, Virginia staved off an upset bid by winning 2-1 in a shootout.
Virginia returns to Turf Field on Friday, Oct. 21 at 5:30 p.m. to host No. 7 Louisville in the final regular-season ACC contest of the year. Admission is free for all regular-season home games at Turf Field.
'Hoos Looking to Make More HistoryMen's Tennis5/22/17A win over No. 9 seed North Carolina on Tuesday afternoon would give second-seeded Virginia its third straight NCAA men's tennis title.McKee Thriving in New SurroundingsTrack & Field, Cross Country5/22/17A transfer from Kansas, Kelly McKee will compete in the triple jump this week at the NCAA East Regional meet in Lexington, Kentucky.Cavalier Men's Basketball NotebookMen's Basketball5/16/17The Cavaliers are heading into their ninth season under head coach Tony Bennett, who has led them to four straight NCAA tournaments.
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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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