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Nov. 20, 2002

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The #6 seeded University of Virginia men’s soccer team will host the winner of the William & Mary Tribe vs. Duke Blue Devils in the second round of the 2002 NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Championship on Wednesday, November 27th at 7:00 PM. Gates at UVa’s Kl?ckner Stadium will open at 6:00 PM for the contest. Ticket sales are $7.00 for adults and $3.00 for youths and students of the participating schools with a valid student ID. Tickets for the contest will not be sold in advance and all seating in Kl?ckner Stadium will be general admission.

Virginia (15-6-0 overall, 3-3-0 in the Atlantic Coast Conference) will face the winner of the William & Mary (13-7-1) vs. Duke (11-7-1) match which will be played on Friday, November 22nd at 6:00 PM in Durham, N.C. UVa will play the winner of that contest on Wednesday, November 27th at 7:00 PM in Kl?ckner Stadium in the second round of the tournament.

Virginia was 2-0-0 against Duke this season and is 0-1-0 against William & Mary this year. The Cavaliers defeated the Blue Devils 3-1 on October 20th in Charlottesville and 4-1 on November 15th in Cary, N.C. UVa lost 1-0 to W&M on September 25th in Newport News, Va.

Virginia will be making its 61st appearance in a NCAA Tournament contest when it faces either William & Mary or Duke. UVa stands 40-18-2 (.683) all-time in the history of the NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Championship. The Cavaliers won 17 consecutive NCAA Tournament games from 1992-1995 and won the National Championship five time in 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993 and 1994. Here is a look at Virginia’s all-time results in the NCAA Tournament:

Year	Opponent		Score	Round1969	Maryland		L, 0-5	1st1979	American		L, 0-1	2nd1981	West Virginia		L, 1-2	2nd1982	George Mason		L, 0-1	2nd1983	William & Mary		W, 2-1	2nd	San Francisco		W, 3-2	QF	Indiana			L, 1-3	SF1984	American (2 ot)		W, 1-0	2nd	Clemson			L, 0-1	QF1985	George Mason		L, 0-1	1st1986	Loyola (Md.)		L, 0-1	1st1987	George Mason		W, 2-0	1st	Loyola (Md.)		L, 0-1	2nd1988	FDU			W, 1-0	2nd	Howard (2 ot)		L, 2-3	QF1989	Philadelphia Textile	W, 4-1	2nd	South Carolina (2 ot)	W, 1-0	QF	Rutgers 			W, 3-0	SF	Santa Clara (4 ot)		T, 1-1	NF1990	Richmond		W, 1-0	1st	North Carolina		W, 3-1	2nd	N.C. State (2 ot)		L, 1-2	QF1991	Hartford (4 ot)		W, 2-1	2nd	Yale			W, 2-0	QF	Saint Louis (3 ot)		W, 3-2	SF	Santa Clara (4 ot)		T, 0-0	F1992	Penn State		W, 4-1	2nd	Dartmouth		W, 3-0	QF	Duke			W, 3-0	NSF	San Diego		W, 2-0	NF1993	William & Mary		W, 2-1	1st	Loyola (Md.)		W, 2-1	2nd	Wisconsin		W, 3-0	QF	Princeton			W, 3-1	SF	South Carolina		W, 2-0	F1994	UNC Greensboro		W, 3-0	1st	Maryland		W, 2-1	2nd	James Madison		W, 4-1	QF	Rutgers			W, 2-1	SF	Indiana			W, 1-0	F1995	Rhode Island		W, 2-1	1st	Hartwick			W, 4-0	2nd	Brown			W, 4-1	QF	Duke			L, 2-3	SF1996	George Mason		L, 0-1	1st1997	Howard			W, 3-0	1st	Georgetown		W, 5-1	2nd	American (2 ot)		W, 2-1	QF	Saint Louis		W, 3-1	SF	UCLA			L, 0-2	F1998	Rider			W, 3-0	1st	South Carolina		W, 1-0	2nd	Stanford			L, 0-3	QF1999	Princeton (3 ot)		W, 2-1	1st	Brown 			W, 3-1	2nd	UCLA			L, 2-0	QF2000	Lehigh			W, 5-0	1st	St. John's			W, 2-1	2nd	Creighton		L, 3-0	QF2001	Seton Hall		L, 1-0	2nd
* Game was a 0-0 tie, but Virginia was awarded a 1-0 victoryafter winning 4-2 in the penalty kick shootout.

# Virginia and Santa Clara declared co-national champions.

% Game was a 1-1 tie, but N.C. State was awarded a 2-1 victoryafter winning 7-6 in the penalty kick shootout.

$ UVa declared national champion after winning 3-1 in thepenalty kick shootout.

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