Oct. 15, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Virginia junior midfielder Morgan Brian (St. Simons Island, Ga.) was named ACC Women's Soccer Co-Player of the Week, conference officials announced Tuesday. Brian shares the honor with Virginia Tech senior goalkeeper Dayle Colpitts.
Brian helped the top-ranked Cavaliers to a pair of ranked wins last week. In the 3-2 double-overtime victory over No. 5 Notre Dame on Thursday, Brian scored the game-winning goal as she headed in a corner kick in the 101st minute. On Sunday, Brian and the Cavaliers downed No. 11 Wake Forest 2-0 in Winston-Salem.
It is Brian's second ACC Player of the Week honor of the season. She was also honored on August 27.
Virginia (14-0, 8-0 ACC) has a pair of road games this week as it visits NC State on Thursday and No. 4 North Carolina on Sunday.
'Hoos Head Into Finals on High NoteMen's Basketball12/7/16No. 14 Virginia, which defeated East Carolina on Tuesday night, doesn't play again until Dec. 17, when Robert Morris visits JPJ.'Hoos Learn Painful Lessons in LossMen's Basketball12/3/16No. 6 Virginia's 24-game winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena ended Saturday with a 66-57 loss to No. 25 West Virginia.Soccer Teams Turn Attention to 2017Men's Soccer12/2/16The 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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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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