Feb. 24, 2017
|Virginia hosts No. 12 Princeton|
|Date/Time||Saturday, February 25, 1 p.m.|
|Multimedia/Game Info||- ACC Network Extra|
|Location||Charlottesville, Va. | Klöckner Stadium|
|Additional Information||Ticket Info | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram|
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia women’s lacrosse team (1-1) returns home to host No. 12 Princeton (1-0) on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Klöckner Stadium.
Saturday's game will be streamed live on the ACC Network Extra and can be viewed through ESPN3 or the WatchESPN app. Links for the stream, as well as live stats, are available on Virginiasports.com.
It is a Cavman's Crew Day, with $3 general admission tickets available along with free hot dogs for All-Star members. There will be face painting and a ballon artists for all kids prior to the game. Fans can stick around after the game for autographs with the team.
Virginia is coming of a 15-14 win at Richmond on Wednesday night. Freshman Sammy Mueller (Pelham, N.Y.) scored a career-high six goals, including two in the final minute, to lead the Cavaliers to the win.
Mueller leads the team in scoring with seven goals. Senior Kelly Reese (Severna Park, Md.) is second with five goals and fellow senior Besser Dyson (Alexandria, Va.) had a team-high six assists, with four of those against Richmond.
This will be the 28th meeting between Virginia and Princeton. The Cavaliers lead the series, 19-17, and are 13-5 in games played in Charlottesville. Last season, the Tigers won, 14-7 in Princeton. In the last meeting at Klöckner, Virginia won 18-11 on March 14, 2015.
Princeton played its only game this season on Feb. 18. The Tigers defeated Temple, 19-3. Olivia Hompe led the way with four goals, while six players had two and three players had one goal. Goalkeeper Ellie DeGarmo finished with 12 saves.
Virginia will begin a three-game road trip at William & Mary on Thursday, March 2. The Cavaliers will then travel to Syracuse to open ACC play on Sunday, March 5 and have a week off before playing at North Carolina on Saturday, March 11.
Fans may purchase tickets online at VirginiaSports.com or through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office in Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium. The ticket office is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. for in-person or telephone purchases. Telephone purchases can be made by calling 1-800-542-UVA1 (8821) or locally at 434-924-UVA1 (8821).
Nicholson Shines On and Off Water at UVAWomen's Rowing5/25/17Allie Nicholson, who had never rowed before arriving at UVA in 2013, is now a key member of one of the nation's top programs.'Hoos Eager 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.
Director of News Content
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.
Robyn Nye Inducted into US Lacrosse National Hall of Fame
W. Lacrosse | 5/23/2017
Former Virginia women’s lacrosse All-American Robyn Nye Wood selected to US Lacrosse...
Jackson and Behr Earn IWLCA All-America Honors
W. Lacrosse | 5/17/2017
Sophomore Maggie Jackson and junior Kasey Behr were named to the 2017 IWLCA All-American Teams.
Virginia Ends Season with Loss to UNC in NCAA Second Round
W. Lacrosse | 5/14/2017
The No. 13 Virginia women’s lacrosse team fell 23-12 to No. 2 North Carolina to close its...
Virginia Takes on No. 2 Seed North Carolina in NCAA Second...
W. Lacrosse | 5/13/2017
The Virginia women’s lacrosse team continues play in the 2017 NCAA Championship against No....
Virginia Advances to NCAA Second Round on Sunday
W. Lacrosse | 5/12/2017
The Virginia women’s lacrosse team advanced to the NCAA second round with an 11-9 victory...
Virginia Has Four Players Earn IWLCA All-Region Honors
W. Lacrosse | 5/12/2017
The Virginia women’s lacrosse team had four players selected to the Intercollegiate Women...
Reese Looks to Extend Cavalier Career
W. Lacrosse | 05/12/2017
Senior attacker Kelly Reese has scored a team-high 40 goals for Virginia, which meets Elon in the...
Virginia Opens NCAA Championship Against Elon
W. Lacrosse | 05/11/2017
The Virginia women’s lacrosse team begins play in the 2017 NCAA Championship first round on...
- Online Stores