Topic: Sports

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Right Place, Right Time

Right Place, Right Time

Olympian making mark with Cav pitchers

Freed has to play the role of mentor and psychologist, and on occasion she has to trot out to the circle and talk to a Cavalier pitcher, even though she hated when coaches did that to her as a player.

Summer 2008

No Balking at Relief

No Balking at Relief

Softball co-captain helps out when home state hit by hurricane

It comes as little surprise that O’Leary would tackle an issue like Katrina relief with such energy. She played volleyball at UVA as a first- and second-year, then joined the softball team. She saw time as a pitcher early in her career before becoming a full-time outfielder.

Summer 2008

All Aces

All Aces

Fourth-year Somdev Devvarman, ranked No. 1 in the nation and the NCAA defending singles champion, led UVA to an undefeated regular season and the ACC Tournament title. The Cavaliers’...

Summer 2008

Body of Work

Body of Work

Ethan Saliba (Grad ’86, ’92) knows pain

Athletic trainer Ethan Saliba (Grad '86, '97) discusses advances in sports medicine and how to put together an effective (and safe) exercise program.

Summer 2008

A Sound for All Seasons

A Sound for All Seasons

Cavalier Band builds tradition from ground up

Student leadership, always at the heart of UVA's band, is helping guide the group to a new level.

Summer 2008

Big Shot

Big Shot

Darden student sets sights on Olympic medal, world record

Adam Nelson has stood on the pinnacle of his profession and claimed the ultimate title: world champion.

Yet there are two peaks left to scale, two goals...

Spring 2008

Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead

Depth at midfield a ticket to success

It’s still early—the Cavaliers’ first game was Feb. 17—but the 2008 season is shaping up a lot like 2007.

Duke was the one...

Spring 2008

Hard Times, Hard Play

Hard Times, Hard Play

Accident puts lacrosse in perspective, fuels motivation for All-American

Will Barrow laughs when he tells his favorite story about Ben Rubeor, fellow fourth-year co-captain on the lacrosse team.

Two years ago, during a season that would...

Spring 2008

Fight Clubs

Fight Clubs

The hook of martial arts

The University is home to a number of martial arts clubs that range from the traditional to UVA's own Mushin Jitsu.

Spring 2008

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar

Lacrosse title hopes depend on extra effort, ball control

With a team of fast, skilled, tenacious and hungry players, Julie Myers and her staff have a pretty good idea about how to achieve a successful season.

...

Spring 2008

Long on Talent

Long on Talent

Honors pile up for gridiron star

On the field, he was a battering ram, a tackling machine.

Off the field, he was a humble and gracious recipient of awards that have placed him...

Spring 2008

Sports Shorts

Sports Shorts

Among the Best

Dawn Staley (Col ’92) will be inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame this spring.

A three-time Kodak All-American and two-time national Player...

Spring 2008

A Slice of Life

A Slice of Life

Reality show experience helps coach motivate Cavalier golfers

Kim Lewellen brings a wealth of experience to the UVA women’s golf program—time on the pro tour, success as a college coach and familiarity with...

Spring 2008

It Floats Their Boat

It Floats Their Boat

Classmates who work and row together

Jen Reck and Margaret Matia all but stumbled into the sport of rowing.

Reck (Com ’04), a competitive swimmer in high school, took up rowing as therapy...

Spring 2008

A Weekend to Remember

A Weekend to Remember

Weather and football victory make Homecomings sparkle

A brilliant fall weekend provided a perfect backdrop for Homecomings weekend Oct. 13 and 14, and alumni made the most of the pleasant conditions at events before and after the Cavaliers...

Winter 2007

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Highlights

From the Publisher

From the Publisher

UVA Alumni Association President and Virginia Magazine Publisher Jenifer G. Andrasko shares the results of the all-alumni survey.