Cavaliers face top-ranked Bruins in first of two matches vs. top-five teams this week
Freshman keeper, sophomore forward earn weekly honors from ACC
Shaffer notches hat trick while Ziemer adds two goals and pair of assists
• Competed in all 23 matches, making the start in 22
• Named ACC Co-Offensive Player of the Week (8/28)
• Scored four goals and added a team-leading six assists for 14 points
• Three of her six assists came on game-winning goals
• Assisted on game-winning goals vs. Liberty (8/27), Richmond (9/3) and Saint Francis (11/11)
• Scored at No. 2 West Virginia (8/24), No. 1 UCLA (9/7), at East Carolina (9/17) and at Pitt (10/1)
• Started 15-of-22 matches played
• Made her first start in the season-opening match at Liberty (8/19)
• Scored eight goals and added two assists on the season
• Hit two game-winning goals: vs. Pitt (10/6) and NC State (10/20)
• Also recorded multiple-goal games vs. Pitt and NC State
• Turned in two assists in that match vs. the Panthers (10/6)
• Played a season-high 65 minutes at #20 Notre Dame (10/9)
PREP & CLUB
• Two-time Gatorade Player of the Year (2014-15, 2015-16) in California
• Member of the US U18 WNT
• 87 goals and 48 assists for her prep career
• Played club soccer for Santa Rosa United
• NSCAA Youth All-American
• Taylor Marie Ziemer
• Daughter of Marcus and Trisha Ziemer
• Has an older brother, Thomas, and a younger sister, Tera
• Father coaches soccer at Sonoma State University
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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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