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Ellen Pate
Ellen  Pate

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lafayette, Calif.

High School:
Miramonte

Height:
5-11

03/12/2016

UVA Wins 11 Races at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite

Cavaliers open 2016 season by winning 11 of 12 races on first day in Tennessee

07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

06/29/2015

Six Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Rowing Team

Ratcliff named for a second time

05/31/2015

Virginia Varsity Four Wins NCAA Title, Cavaliers Place Fifth Overall

Cavaliers claim ninth NCAA boat championship in program history

05/30/2015

Virginia Advances Two Boats to Grand Finals at NCAA Championships

Varsity Eight and Varsity Four will compete for national titles Sunday

2015-16
• Stroke seat of the ACC Champion Second Varsity Eight 
• Stroke seat of the Second Varsity Eight that finished fourth at the NCAA Championships 
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014-15
• Bow seat of the NCAA Champion Varsity Four
• Bow seat of the ACC Champion V4
• In bow seat of the V4 most of the season
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Member of the All-ACC Academic Team

2013-14
• Stroke seat of the Second Varsity Eight that placed third at NCAAs
• Stroke seat of ACC Champion 2V8
• Stroked the Varsity Four to wins over Ohio State and Michigan at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge
• Bow seat of Varsity Four that placed 11th at the Head of the Charles
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• 2012 National Champion with Oakland Strokes Women's Eight
• Champion in the U19 W8+ at the 2012 Royal Canadian Henley
• Southwest Junior Championin women's eight
• Earned silver in JW8+ at 2012 Head of the Charles and 2013 San Diego Crew Classic
• Second place in U19 W4+ at 2012 Royal Canadian Henley
• Earned an AP Scholar Award

Personal
• Daughter of Lindsey and Hew Pate
• Has a twin sister, Lizzie
• Sister, Lizzie, is on the Harvard-Radcliffe varsity lightweight team
• Rowed for Oakland Strokes under Derek Byrnes

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7/21/16
Head coach Bronco Mendenhall, center Jackson Matteo and linebacker Micah Kiser represented Virginia at the ACC Football Kickoff on Thursday.
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Turner Embraces New Challenge at UVA
Men's Lacrosse
7/18/16
Former UVA men's lacrosse standout Kip Turner is back at his alma mater as an assistant on new head coach Lars Tiffany's staff.
De'Andre Hunter
Hunter Finds Comfort Zone at UVA
Men's Basketball
7/15/16
The Virginia men's basketball team's freshman class includes De'Andre Hunter, a 6-7 forward from Philadelphia.

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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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