Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Cavalier football coach Bronco Mendenhall took time out fromhis schedule last week to speak to students at UVA’s McIntire School ofCommerce. He outlined how business principles inform his approach tocoaching football. Read about his chat and experience here.
With the United Women’s Lacrosse League Draft Camp just aweek away, the Baltimore Ride is counting down with each of its draft picks onInstagram. The No. 6 pick happened to be former #UVAWLax standout MorganStephens.
Virginia 1B DanniIngraham has been named MadnessACC Softball Player of the Week for her exceptional performance duringthe past week’s action. College Sports Madness identifies the players who havemade the greatest impact to their team from each conference and on a nationalbasis each week. Ingraham hit .421 for the week with two home runs, five RBIand four runs scored as the Cavaliers won the series at Georgia Tech.
Former UVA star Justin Anderson concluded his successfulrookie season after last night’s loss to Oklahoma City in the first roundof the NBA playoffs. Anderson, who averaged 3.8 points in 55 gamesduring the regular season, averaged 9.4 points and 4.0 rebounds in five playoffgames against the Thunder.
The No. 15 Virginia women’s golf team received its bid tothe NCAA Regional Championship site at Stanford on Monday night. It marks the12th consecutive year the Hoos have played in the postseason.There’s a familiar feel to this year’s field of teams. UVA is the No. 4 seedwhile USC is No. 1, Arkansas is No. 2, Stanford is No. 3, UNLV is No. 5 and SanDiego State is No. 6. At last year’s regional championship in Utah, those samesix schools were among the site’s top seven seeded teams. UVA placed fifth atthe regional and advanced to the NCAA Championships.