This coming weekend, the University of Virginia will hold its Final Exercises and the Class of 2016 will officially become graduates. The Cavalier Daily starts the week with a look back at eight seniors who have left a lasting impact on their team and the University athletic community.

One word: shiny.

The Force is Strong in this One

Former #UVABASE outfielder Joe McCarthy helped promo May 14th’s Star Wars night at the Bowling Green Hot Rods, Class A for the Tampa Bay Rays, in this Twitter Gif. Luckily, his bat-wielding skills are stronger than his light saber “skills”. McCarthy is batting .315 this season for the Hot Rods, including this two-run double he smashed last month.