Cavaliers upset a previously-undefeated team for the second-straight Saturday
Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized
Senior Liza Blue honored for the third time
Julie Myers named VaSID Coach of the Year
Kelly Boyd and Maddy Keeshan each score hat tricks in the loss
Women's Lacrosse NCAA vs. Princeton (by Matt Riley)
Women's Lacrosse at Duke (by Matt Riley)
IWLCA First Team All-American
IWLCA All-South Region First Team
First Team All-ACC
First Cavalier to earn 1st Team All-America honors since 2010 and first Cavalier goalkeeper to be 1st Team since 1996
VaSID All-State First Team
Made 203 saves this season
Fourth goalkeeper in Virginia history to reach 200 saves in a season
Ranked second in the NCAA with only Caili Guilday of Stetson logging more saves this season (310)
Ranked seventh in the nation and led the ACC in saves per game, averaging 9.67 per contest.
Ranked third in the ACC and 24th in the nation with a 45.5 save percentage.
Logged 22 saves against then-ranked No. 1 North Carolina in the regular-season game against the Tar Heels, the highest single-game performance by an ACC goalkeeper this season and the second-highest in the nation
Had a six-game streak of making double-digit saves snapped against Princeton
Had 10 games with 10 or more saves.
Played in nine games including seven complete-games in goal
Made her first career start at James Madison, getting the win while allowing just three goals and making seven saves
Kept James Madison scoreless in the first half. Also shutout American in the first half
Made 13 saves at Old Dominion
Posted a 8.51 goals-against average for the season and a 45.8 save percentage
Appeared in two games, including a start against Virginia Tech
1-1 record with six saves and 15 goals allowed
A member of the 2010-11 ACC Academic Roll
Appeared in four games
Two-time first-team Towson Times All-Star ('09, '10)
ESPN All-Rise Honorable Mention ('10)
Named to Under Armour Underclassmen roster ('09)
Two-time participant for Team Baltimore at National School Girls Tournament ('08, '09)
National Society for High School Scholars
Honor roll member
AP Scholar with distinction
Maryland Distinguished Scholar honorable mention ('09)
Math National Honor Society ('08)
Science National Honor Society ('08)
Full name is Elizabeth Michele Colgan
Daughter of Tom and Veronica Colgan
Has one older sister, Jennifer, and one younger brother, Michael
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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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