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.
'Hoos Exit With Heads Held HighWomen's Basketball3/19/18In its first trip to the NCAA tourney since 2010, 10th-seeded Virginia went 1-1 in Columbia, S.C., defeating seventh-seeded Cal and losing to second-seeded South Carolina.'Hoos Look To Take Next Step in NCAA TourneyWomen's Basketball3/18/18A win Sunday night over second-seeded South Carolina would send 10th-seeded Virginia to the NCAA tournament's Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 2000.End Comes Too Soon for No. 1 CavaliersMen's Basketball3/17/18In the NCAA tournament's first round, No. 1 seed Virginia lost 74-54 to No. 16 seed UMBC in a South Region game in Charlotte, N.C.
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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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