Nov. 11, 2012
CHARLOTTESVILLE - The ACC Champion Virginia women's soccer team will host second and third round play of the 2012 NCAA Tournament this week at Klöckner Stadium. There will be a doubleheader Friday with a pair of second round games. Duke (13-5-2) and Miami (Ohio) (20-2-1) meet at 4 p.m., followed by Virginia (17-4-1) hosting Rutgers (13-7-1) at 7 p.m. The winners of the second round games will meet in the third round on Sunday at 4 p.m. at Klöckner Stadium.
Tickets for each day are $9 for reserved seats, $7 for adult general admission and $5 for youth, UVa students, and senior citizen general admission. Fans can order tickets for the tournament online at VirginiaSports.com and by phone through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office at 800-542-UVA1 (8821) or 434-924-UVA1 (8821). Tickets are also available at the Klöckner Stadium gate beginning one hour prior to the start of play each day.
On Friday, cash parking will be available for $5 in the University Hall, McCue Center and John Paul Jones Arena lots, and free parking will be available in the Emmet/Ivy Parking Garage.
On Sunday, free parking will be available for both women's soccer and women's basketball fans in the University Hall and McCue Center lots and in Emmet/Ivy Parking Garage due to the women's basketball game against Providence at 2 p.m. The John Paul Jones Arena west lot is reserved for women's basketball permit holders and therefore unavailable on Sunday for women's soccer fans.
This season marks the 15th time in the past 19 years that the Cavaliers have hosted NCAA Tournament play at Klöckner Stadium. Overall, Virginia has a 20-10-3 record in home NCAA Tournament games.
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.Home-Court Advantage Proves Pivotal AgainMen's Basketball12/1/16No. 6 Virginia, which hosts No. 25 West Virginia on Saturday afternoon, has won 24 straight games at John Paul Jones Arena.Diakite Growing Into Larger RoleMen's Basketball11/29/16Redshirt freshman Mamadi Diakite is averaging 7.2 points and a team-high 2.6 blocks for No. 6 Virginia, which hosts Ohio State at JPJ on Wednesday night.
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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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