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By Jeff White (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Played in 14 matches
Recorded 12 kills
Tallied a season-high four kills against Montana on Aug. 31
Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
Played in 31 matches, including 18 starts
Tallied 191 kills and 44 blocks
Reached double-digit kills three times
Notched a season-high 16 kills in the home finale against Boston College on Nov. 10
Recorded a season-high seven blocks in a four-set win over Wake Forest on Oct. 20
An Under Armour All-American
Earned US Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award
Honored as Garden Empire Volleyball Assocation's MVP
Named conference Player of the Year
Was Walter Panas' team MVP
Honored as All-Section and All-League three times
Listed on Honor Roll all four years at Walter Panas
Daughter of Cora and Silviu Burcescu
Has two sisters, Brigitte and Yvette
Lists hobbies as hiking, traveling and reading
Afamefuna Thriving in New RoleMen's Soccer4/24/17After making the ACC's All-Freshman team as a defender last fall, Virginia's Robin Afamefuna is looking to contribute more at the attacking end this year.'Hoos Head Into Postseason on High NoteWomen's Lacrosse4/22/17In its regular-season finale, Virginia clinched the No. 3 seed in the ACC tournament with a 6-5 win over Virginia Tech at Klöckner Stadium.Coleman Making Most of OpportunityFootball4/21/17Lester Coleman, who'll be a redshirt junior in the fall, has emerged as a strong candidate to succeed Nicholas Conte as Virginia's punter.
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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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