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Holly Nixon
Holly  Nixon

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fermanagh, Ireland

High School:
Devenish

Height:
5-9

10/28/2012

Virginia Wins Two Races at Princeton Chase

Cavaliers pick up Varsity Eight, Novice Eight titles

10/21/2012

Virginia Claims Top Collegiate Spot in Championship Eights at Head of the Charles

Cavaliers' top boat finishes third overall

BACKGROUND
• Ireland's first medalist at the World Junior Championships with a silver in the single sculls at the 2011 regatta
• Represented Ireland in the women's double sculls at the 2012 World Under-23 Championships
• Won the petite final (seventh overall) in the women's double sculls at the World U23s
• Named theAfloatRower of the Year in 2011

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Jeff White
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Men's Basketball
12/3/16
No. 6 Virginia's 24-game winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena ended Saturday with a 66-57 loss to No. 25 West Virginia.
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12/2/16
The Virginia men's and women's soccer teams are fixtures in their respective NCAA tournaments, and 2017 should bring more success for both.
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12/1/16
No. 6 Virginia, which hosts No. 25 West Virginia on Saturday afternoon, has won 24 straight games at John Paul Jones Arena.

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jwhite@virginia.edu

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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