Oct. 7, 2017
|No. 13 Virginia (7–3-3, 2-1-2 ACC) vs. Louisville (8-5-0, 2-3-0 ACC)|
|Date & Time||Oct. 5 • 7 p.m.|
|Location||Charlottesville, Va. | Klöckner Stadium|
|Match Notes||UVA Match Notes|
|Multimedia||Gametracker | WatchESPN/ACC Network Extra|
|Additional Information||Buy Home Tickets | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram|
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The No. 13 Virginia (7-3-3, 2-1-2 ACC) women’s soccer team continues a three-match home stand on Sunday (Oct. 8), hosting Louisville (8-5-0, 2-3-0 ACC) in a 2 p.m. contest at Klöckner Stadium.
The contest will air on ACC Network Extra, which is available to authenticated subscribers of ESPN3 through WatchESPN and the ESPN app. Fans can also keep up with the action through live stats linked at VirginiaSports.com or by following the program’s official Twitter account @UVAWSoccer.
• Sophomore Taylor Ziemer leads the Hoos with four goals and four assists for 12 points
• Freshman Taryn Torres is tops on the squad with five goals, including two game-winners
• Senior Veronica Latsko is ACC Offensive Player of the Week after hat trick, two assists at Pitt
• Latsko was also named the national Player of the Week by the United Soccer Coaches
• Latsko is second on the team in points with 11 on four goals and three assists this season
• Eleven different players have scored for UVA this season, while nine have added assists
THE SERIES WITH LOUISVILLE
• Virginia leads the all-time series with Louisville 3-0-0 after first meeting on October 19, 2014
• The Hoos lead the series 1-0-0 in matches played at home in Klöckner, winning 1-0 in 2015
• Brianna Westrup hit the game-winner with a late header against Louisville in 2015
• All three matches in the series with Louisville have been decided by one goal
• The two matches played at Louisville were both 2-1 wins for the Cavaliers
UP NEXT FOR THE HOOS
• Virginia will continue to play at home next Saturday, hosting Clemson in a 7 p.m. contest
• The Cavaliers lead the all-time series with the Tigers 15-10-1 and are 6-3-1 at home
• Clemson started the season in the top 25 and holds a 7-4-1 record heading into Sunday
• The match is one of two remaining home matches for UVA in the regular season schedule
UPDATED BAG POLICY AT KLÖCKNER STADIUM
Put into place this fall, Virginia athletics has updated its bag policies to mirror those already in place for Scott Stadium. At Klöckner Stadium, Turf Field and Memorial Gymnasium the following procedures have been put into effect.
All guests are subject to inspection and search for prohibited items. Event staff will examine the contents of bags, jackets, pockets, or any other personal item before admitting guests to the facility. In order to expedite entrance into the facility, it is recommended that guests not bring bags to events and arrive early at the facility entrances.
• Artificial noisemakers^ - see exception below for men's and women’s soccer games at Klöckner Stadium
• Balls, Frisbees, lacrosse sticks, and similar items
• Containers (including plastic or glass bottles, cans, coolers, or flasks)
• Food and beverages
• Strollers (except umbrella strollers) - prohibited at Scott Stadium only
• Umbrellas - prohibited at Scott Stadium only
^For men's and women's soccer matches only, artificial noisemakers are allowed; however air horns, whistles, bullhorns or devices that amplify electric sound, including battery-operated devices, are prohibited.
*The University of Virginia reserves the right to prohibit any item deemed hazardous or disruptive to the athletics event or the enjoyment of the event by other guests.
The above procedures are designed to provide a safe and positive experience for all fans in attendance at Virginia athletics events.
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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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