No. 4 Virginia Downs No. 14 Kentucky 7-0 to Reach NCAA Quarterfinals

UVA_WSOC_MorganBrian_ByMattRileyThe fourth-ranked Virginia women’s soccer team advanced to the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals for the third time in four years with a 7-0 victory over No. 14 Kentucky Sunday evening at Klöckner Stadium. The Cavaliers (21-2) will meet top-seed UCLA in the quarterfinals, while Kentucky ends its season with a 16-7-1 record. Continue reading

Hokies fall to Penn State, 2-1, in NCAA Round of 16

VaTechThe Virginia Tech women’s soccer team was ousted from the NCAA Tournament after falling to second-seeded Penn State, 2-1, on Sunday afternoon in a thrilling match in the NCAA Round of 16. Ashley Meier scored the lone Hokie goal to tie the game in the 53rd minute, but Penn State headed in the game-winning goal on a set-piece with 20 minutes left. Continue reading

No. 22 Virginia Advances Past UNCW, 3-1, in NCAA Second Round

uva soccerThe 22nd-ranked Virginia men’s soccer team rallied to top UNC Wilmington, 3-1, Sunday afternoon in the second round of the NCAA tournament at Klöckner Stadium. The No. 16 seed in the field, Virginia (11-6-2) advances to face either No. 1 seed Notre Dame or Ohio State next Sunday (Nov. 30); the Fighting Irish and Buckeyes play at 7 p.m. Sunday. Continue reading