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Virginia men's lacrosse alums Connor Shellenberger, Dox Aitken, and Jared Conners were selected to the PLL All-Star Game.

UVA Lacrosse: Connor Shellenberger, Dox Aitken, Jared Conners Named PLL All-Stars

Former Virginia men's lacrosse players Connor Shellenberger, Dox Aitken, and Jared Conners were selected to the Premier Lacrosse League All-Star Game.

Matt Newton
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Virginia men's lacrosse alums Connor Shellenberger, Dox Aitken, and Jared Conners were selected to the PLL All-Star Game.

UVA Lacrosse: Connor Shellenberger, Dox Aitken, Jared Conners Named PLL All-Stars

Former Virginia men's lacrosse players Connor Shellenberger, Dox Aitken, and Jared Conners were selected to the Premier Lacrosse League All-Star Game.

Matt Newton
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Lars Tiffany officially announced the 2024 Virginia men's lacrosse signing class, the No. 1-ranked recruiting class in the country.

Virginia Men's Lacrosse Announces Top-Ranked 2024 Signing Class

Lars Tiffany officially announced the No. 1-ranked UVA men's lacrosse 2024 recruiting class, which includes a nation-leading five five-star prospects.

Matt Newton
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Xander Dickson, Connor Shellenberger and Dox Aitken celebrate after the New York Atlas defeated the Carolina Chaos in Charlotte.

Virginia Lacrosse Alums Lighting Up the PLL With the New York Atlas

With UVA alums Connor Shellenberger, Xander Dickson, and Dox Aitken leading the charge, the "Virginia Atlas" have taken over as the best team in the Premier Lacrosse League.

Matt Newton
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Connor Shellenberger dodges during the Virginia men's lacrosse game against Maryland in the NCAA semifinals at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Virginia Men's Lacrosse: 2024 Season in Review and Outlook for Next Year

Breaking down the 2024 UVA men's lacrosse season and projecting what the Cavaliers will look like in 2025.

Matt Newton
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Charles Balsamo dodges during the Duke men's lacrosse game against Denver at Koskinen Stadium.

Report: Duke Midfielder Charles Balsamo Transferring to Virginia Lacrosse

Virginia men's lacrosse has reportedly picked up a commitment from Duke midfielder Charles Balsamo.

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Bryant midfielder Johnny Hackett has reportedly transferred to the Virginia men's lacrosse program.

Report: Virginia Lacrosse Lands Coveted Bryant Transfer Johnny Hackett

Bryant midfielder and 2023 America East Rookie of the Year Johnny Hackett is reportedly transferring to UVA men's lacrosse with two years of eligibility remaining.

Matt Newton
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Utah Archers attackman Matt Moore and New York Atlas attackman Connor Shellenberger.

14 Virginia Lacrosse Players Listed on Opening Day PLL Rosters

See which former UVA men's lacrosse players are playing in the Premier Lacrosse League this summer.

Matt Newton
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Connor Shellenberger wearing Virginia's throwback uniform

Virginia Lacrosse: A Look at the Legacy of Connor Shellenberger

Reflecting on the career of Connor Shellenberger who leaves Virginia as the Cavaliers all-time points leader, a four-time first team All-American, and a National Champion.

Aidan Baller
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Connor Shellenberger huddles with his teammates in semifinal loss to Maryland.
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Virginia Lacrosse’s Season Ends in Sluggish 12-6 Loss to Maryland

The Cavaliers men's lacrosse season ends in a brutal 12-6 loss to the Maryland Terrapins in the NCAA semifinals as Connor Shellenberger, Payton Cormier, and Cole Kastner's college careers come to a close.

Aidan Baller
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Virginia and Maryland players shake hands after the Cavaliers defeated the Terrapins 14-10 at College Park

Virginia Lacrosse: Five Keys to Saturday's Semifinal Matchup vs. Maryland

Virginia men's lacrosse will face Maryland in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament at Championship Weekend in Philadelphia. Here’s five keys to the game, including the heavyweight matchup between Connor Shellenberger and Ajax Zappitello.

Aidan Baller
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Connor Shellenberger and Payton Cormier lead Virginia men's lacrosse onto the field against Johns Hopkins in the NCAA Tournament.

Shellenberger Named Most Outstanding Attackman & USILA First-Team All-American

Virginia men's lacrosse had six players named USILA All-Americans, led by Connor Shellenberger, who was named the Most Outstanding Attackman and a First-Team All-American for the fourth time in his career.

Matt Newton
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Ben Wayer clears the ball during the Virginia men's lacrosse game against John Hopkins in the NCAA quarterfinals.

Improved Defense Fuels Virginia Lacrosse's Latest Trip to Championship Weekend

A much-improved defensive performance from the UVA men's lacrosse team has the Cavaliers back in the Final Four for the fourth time in the last five tournaments.

Matt Newton
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Virginia players celebrate a goal
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Connor Shellenberger Scores Double Overtime Winner to Lift Virginia Over Johns Hopkins

Virginia defeats Johns Hopkins 11-10 in double overtime to advance to Championship Weekend.

Aidan Baller
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Joey Terenzi and McCabe Millon celebrate after a goal during the Virginia men's lacrosse NCAA Tournament game vs. St. Joe's.

Virginia Lacrosse: Five Keys to Sunday's Quarterfinal Rematch vs. Johns Hopkins

Previewing the Virginia men's lacrosse NCAA quarterfinal game vs. John Hopkins on Sunday in Towson.

Matt Newton
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Virginia men's lacrosse players Payton Cormier and Chase Yager.

Virginia's Cormier and Yager Claimed by PLL Teams on Post-Draft Waivers

UVA men's lacrosse attackman Payton Cormier and short-stick defensive midfielder Chase Yager were claimed by Premier Lacrosse League teams on post-draft waivers.

Matt Newton
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Thomas Mencke celebrates after scoring a goal during the Virginia men's lacrosse game against North Carolina at Klockner Stadium.

Virginia Lacrosse Set for Rematch With Johns Hopkins in NCAA Quarterfinals

11 weeks after their first meeting, the Virginia Cavaliers and Johns Hopkins Blue Jays will meet again on Sunday in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Men's Lacrosse Tournament with a spot in Championship Weekend on the line.

Matt Newton
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Payton Cormier and Connor Shellenberger celebrate after Cormier scored during the Virginia men's lacrosse game against St. Joe's in the first round of the NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship at Klockner Stadium.

Cormier's Record Day Powers Virginia to 17-11 Win Over St. Joe's in First Round

Payton Cormier scored eight goals to become the NCAA's all-time leading scorer and led Virginia men's lacrosse to a 17-11 win over St. Joe's in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

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The Virginia men's lacrosse team huddles during the game against Robert Morris at Klockner Stadium.

Virginia Men's Lacrosse "Getting Back to the Basics" Ahead of NCAA Tournament

UVA men's lacrosse is looking to turn the page from its four-game losing streak and regain its stride against Saint Joe's in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday at Klockner Stadium.

Matt Newton
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Connor Shellenberger looks to pass during the Virginia men's lacrosse game against Albany at Klockner Stadium.

Connor Shellenberger Named a Tewaaraton Finalist for Third-Straight Year

Connor Shellenberger became the first Virginia men's lacrosse player to be named a three-time Finalist for the Tewaaraton Award.

Matt Newton
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Ryan Colsey looks to pass the ball during the Virginia men's lacrosse game against Robert Morris at Klockner Stadium.

Key Takeaways From Virginia's NCAA Men's Lacrosse Tournament Draw

Breaking down UVA men's lacrosse's bracket draw and path to the title in the 2024 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Tournament.

Matt Newton
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Connor Shellenberger and Cole Kastner Selected in 2024 PLL College Draft

UVA men's lacrosse players Connor Shellenberger and Cole Kastner were selected in the 2024 Premier Lacrosse League College Draft.

Matt Newton
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Virginia men's lacrosse attackman Connor Shellenberger was selected No. 2 overall by the New York Atlas in the 2024 PLL Draft

Virginia's Connor Shellenberger Picked No. 2 Overall by Atlas in PLL Draft

UVA men's lacrosse attackman Connor Shellenberger was selected by the New York Atlas with the No. 2 overall pick in the first round of the 2024 Premier Lacrosse League College Draft.

Matt Newton
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Connor Shellenberger celebrates after scoring a goal during the Virginia men's lacrosse game at Maryland.

Virginia Men's Lacrosse Earns No. 6 Seed, Will Host St. Joe's in NCAA First Round

Virginia is the No. 6 overall seed and will host Saint Joseph's in the first round of the 2024 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship on Saturday at Klockner Stadium.

Matt Newton
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Abby Weaver hits a walk-off sacrifice fly during the Virginia softball game against NC State at Palmer Park.
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Virginia Softball Earns Walk-Off Win to Clinch Series Over NC State

UVA softball walked off NC State on Senior Day to clinch the series victory in the final home series of the regular season on Sunday.

Matt Newton
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Virginia tennis players Mans Dahlberg and Hibah Shaikh
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Virginia Men's and Women's Tennis Teams Win ACC Regular Season Championships

UVA men's tennis went undefeated in the ACC for the fourth year in a row, while UVA women's tennis won a share of the ACC regular season title for the first time since 2014.

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