Cavaliers looking to advance to the semifinals for 14th time in program history
Strong second half propels Cavaliers to a 12-6 victory over Penn
Ten different Cavaliers scored goals in the victory
Cavaliers drop to 0-4 in ACC games
Cavaliers take on the Tigers on Saturday, March 16 at 12 p.m.
Appeared in two games, scoring a goal against Richmond
Left the team midseason
Appeared in eight games, scoring goals in five of them
Scored her five goals on six shots
Scored a goal in her collegiate debut against William & Mary
Also picked up a ground ball and caused a pair of turnovers against William & Mary
Scored goals against Old Dominion, American and Virginia Tech
Netted a goal in the second half of the NCAA Tournament first round game against Penn
Played five seasons on lacrosse at Hauppauge High School
Also played soccer for a year and ran cross country for two seasons
Finished high school career with 396 career points (240 goals, 156 assists)
As a senior, was the top player on Long Island in assists and third in points
Ranked by ESPNHS as the No. 14 player in the nation and the No. 4 attacker
2011 and 2012 US Lacrosse High School All-American and Under Armour All-American
2012 All-Metro Tri-State first team and All Long Island first team
Recipient of the Heather Leigh Albert Award for the National Schoolgirl Lacrosse Tournament in 2011, the first girl from New York to ever win the HLA award and the 4th Virginia Cavalier to win the award [prior winners were Lauren Aumiller (1999), Jenny Hauser (2003) and Kelly Austin (2008)]
Full name is Taylor Paige Ranftle
Daughter of Gary and Lorraine Ranftle
Has an older brother, Andrew
Spent fire years organzing the Chariots of Fire wheel chair soccer organization fundraiser
Cavalier Football Notebook -- Miami WeekFootball11/16/17Two regular-season games remain for Virginia (6-4 overall, 3-3 ACC), which plays No. 2 Miami (9-0, 6-0) at noon Saturday at Hard Rock Stadium.Torres Makes Most of Learning OpportunityWomen's Soccer11/15/17Freshman Taryn Torres has scored a team-high eight goals for Virginia, which meets Pepperdine in the NCAA tourney's second round Friday night in Los Angeles.Billiard's Return Energizes CavaliersWomen's Volleyball11/14/17Virginia has won three of its past six matches with freshman Sarah Billiard in the lineup. Billiard missed 10 matches while recovering from a knee injury.
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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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