March 16, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILE, Va.—The Virginia softball team dropped the final game of a three-game series to Syracuse, 14-3, Sunday afternoon (March 16) at The Park. The Cavaliers fell to 3-21 (1-10), while Syracuse improved to 10-14 (3-3 ACC).
In the bottom of the second, freshman Iyana Hughes (Manteca, Calif.) tripled to score fellow freshman Lindsay Mayer (Lincoln, R.I.) and came around to score on a double by junior Megan Harris (Knoxville, Tenn.).
The Cavaliers scored another run in the sixth after freshman Madison Labshere (El Cajon, Calif.) doubled to lead off the frame and came home on a grounder by Mayer.
Sophomore pitcher Aimee Chapdelaine (Pembroke Pines, Fla.) pitched the complete game, striking out four in the loss (3-19).
Jasmine Watson hit a pair of two-run home runs to lead the Orange.
Sydney O’Hara allowed two runs in two innings as Syracuse’s starter. Lindsey Larkin (1-2) pitched four innings of relief to earn the win, allowing one run.
Up next, the Cavaliers host two mid-week doubleheaders against Maryland (March 19) and Fordham (March 20). Both doubleheaders are scheduled for 4 p.m. starts.
Perrantes Searching for AnswersMen's Basketball2/21/17Senior point guard London Perrantes has made only 16 of 58 shots (27.6 percent) from the floor in his past four games, all Virginia losses.'Hoos Savor Latest ITA TitleMen's Tennis2/20/17In men's tennis, Virginia won its sixth ITA National Team Indoors Championship, defending Ohio State 4-1 at the Boar's Head Sports Club.Slumping Cavaliers Look to RegroupMen's Basketball2/19/17No. 14 Virginia (18-8, 8-6) will try to end a three-game losing streak Monday night when ACC rival Miami (18-8, 8-6) visit John Paul Jones Arena.
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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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