Feb. 22, 2014
CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif.—The Virginia softball team fell to Oregon State, 9-1 in five innings, Friday night (Feb. 21) at the Mary Nutter Classic. With the loss, the Cavaliers fell to 2-9 on the season, while the Beavers improved to 4-10.
UVa scored its only run in the fourth inning after junior Heidi Velk (Murietta, Calif.) singled and stole second to lead off the inning. Velk scored on a freshman Madison Labshere (El Cajon, Calif.) single.
Alexis Gonzalez went 3-for-3 with two RBI for the Beavers, who scored five runs in the fifth inning with one out to end the game. Amanda Najdek (2-4) pitched a complete game, allowing a run with four strikeouts in five innings for the win.
Sophomore pitcher Aimee Chapdelaine (Pembroke Pines, Fla.) allowed nine runs (eight earned) in 4.1 innings in the loss (2-9).
The Cavaliers conclude the Mary Nutter Classic Saturday (Feb. 22) when they play Fresno State at 3 p.m. and Oregon at 5:30 p.m. Both times are Eastern.
Cavalier Football Notebook -- Virginia Tech WeekFootball11/24/15At noon Saturday, Virginia (4-7, 3-4) closes the season against Virginia Tech (5-6, 3-4) at Scott Stadium.'Hoos Hit Their Stride In CharlestonMen's Basketball11/23/15In winning the Charleston (S.C.) Classic, the Virginia men's basketball team posted an average margin of victory of 25.7 points.Johns Continues Late-Season SurgeFootball11/21/15A career day from quarterback Matt Johns helped Virginia defeated ACC rival Duke 42-34 in a Coastal Division game Saturday at Scott Stadium.
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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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