Virginia Releases 2013 Men’s Lacrosse Schedule



CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Dom Starsia announced his team’s schedule for the 2013 season today. UVa, a 2012 NCAA quarterfinalist, boasts a schedule which features nine home games and contests against five teams that saw postseason action in last year’s NCAA Championship. Starsia announces his schedule on the heels of Inside Lacrosse’s Face-Off Yearbook ranking UVa No. 9 in its preseason poll. Read More…

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Virginia Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game Set for Friday, Chris Sanderson to be Remembered

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia men’s lacrosse game will host its alumni game on Friday evening in conjunction with the University’s Homecomings weekend. The game will be played at the lacrosse practice field, adjacent to Emmett Street and accessed best from the lower McCue Center parking lot, located north of the field. Faceoff is slated for 9:30 p.m. Read More…

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Gait UVA Custom Heads By Stylin’ Strings

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Here are some great images of the Gait custom heads that were made up for the new Freshmen. Each rookie got a tour of their locker room and had a brand new custom head waiting for them. Dyeing gurus at Stylin’ Strings did the custom job for Virginia. Read More…

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There And Back — UVA Dirty Bird Scooter Gang

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Even for student athletes with championship rings, campus transportation can be a daunting task. Certain members of the team have engineered a noteworthy alternative. The self titled UVA “Dirty Bird” scooter gang tears up Virginia on a daily basis. It was one of the highlights from the LBOWE’s recent ESPN show “There And Back: All Access with Virginia Lacrosse.” Watch how these guys ride dirty. Read More…

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No. 8 Virginia Advances Past No. 12 Princeton to the NCAA Quarterfin​als, 6-5



A fourth quarter goal from Chris Bocklet via Steele Stanwick proved to be the difference as the No. 8 Virginia Cavaliers (12-3) outlasted the No. 12 Princeton Tigers (11-5) on Sunday afternoon during the NCAA First Round, 6-5, inside Klöckner Stadium. The six goals by UVa is the lowest number of scores for the Cavaliers in an NCAA win and the 11 total goals between the two teams tied for the fifth-fewest ever in an NCAA Tournament game, four other games are tied for first with 10 total goals. Read More…

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True Temper Lacrosse in the “Business of Providing Opportunity”

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Fluvanna County High School is just miles from the established lacrosse community of Charlottesville, Virginia, but up until this year the Flucos did not have a school-sponsored program. Though lacrosse is the fastest growing high school sport in the country, equipment costs are a significant hurdle in enabling eager players to take part. Read More…

Duke Men’s Lacrosse Gearing Up for ACC Tournament

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Duke will be the top seed in the ACC Tournament for the fifth time in program history and for the third time under head coach John Danowski. Duke earned the top seed after going 2-1 in conference games and holding the head-to-head tiebreaker over Virginia. Read More…

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No. 3 Virginia Grabs ACC Road Triumph at No. 9 Maryland, 12-8



COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Steele Stanwick tied a career high with eight points, pacing the No. 3 Virginia Cavaliers (9-1, 1-0 ACC) to a stellar road victory, 12-8, against the No. 9 Maryland Terrapins (5-3, 1-2 ACC) on Saturday afternoon, inside Byrd Stadium. Stanwick had three goals and five assists, his fifth-straight game of the season with at least a trio of helpers. Read More…

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Syracuse, Virginia Renew Lacrosse Rivalry Sunday

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Always one of the most anticipated games of the college lacrosse season, Syracuse and Virginia renew their annual rivalry Sunday, March 4 at Klöckner Stadium. Faceoff is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Read More…

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Starsia Named FieldTurf’s 2011 NCAA DI Coach of the Year

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CHARLOTTESVILLE- Va. – Hall of Fame UVa head men’s lacrosse coach Dom Starsia was named FieldTurf’s 2011 men’s NCAA DI Coach of the Year. The honor marks Starsia’s third win in the six-year history of the award and second in a row. Starsia also won the award in 2008. Read More…

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