As The Daily Progress‘ Jerry Ratcliffe states in his opening of a moving feature on Gene Arnette, “One of Charlottesville’s most celebrated athletes has died.” Arnette, who was the UVA starting quarterback in 1968, passed away Thursday while returning from a golf trip in Florida. Click here to read this fabulous tribute from Friday’s paper.

Balancing Success

Ahead of this week’s #UVABase season-opener, The Daily Progress ran this feature in Sunday’s paper by Andrew Ramspacher on second baseman Ernie Clement’s diverse sports background.


Congratulations to former #UVAWBB standout Ariana Moorer whose Keflavík team were crowned the 2016-17 Cup Champions this weekend in Iceland.

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