CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The No. 7 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (8-3, 3-3 ACC) opens a three-game road trip at No. 3 Syracuse (7-1, 4-1 ACC) on Saturday, April 10 at 11 a.m. at the Carrier Dome.
HOW TO WATCH
The game will be broadcast on ACC Network with Mike Corey and Rachael Dececco on the call. Links for live stats and the live stream are available on VirginiaSports.com. Fans can follow @UVAWomensLax on Twitter for in-game updates.
- This is the first of three road games in ACC play for the Cavaliers. UVA will play two games at No. 1 North Carolina before closing the regular season at home vs. Virginia Tech.
- Virginia is 5-3 in games against ranked opponents this season.
- The Cavaliers are coming off a 12-10 loss to then-No. 5 Notre Dame on Saturday, April 3.
- UVA was down 11-5 and went on a 5-0 run to cut it to one but the comeback fell just short.
- Senior Taylor Regan (Larchmont, N.Y.) leads the team with 31 points on 19 goals and 12 assists.
- Junior Lillie Kloak (Ridgewood, N.J.) has a team-high 26 goals.
- Graduate student Meredith Chapman (Apex, N.C.) and junior Annie Dyson (Alexandria, Va.) were named Inside Lacrosse Midseason All-Americans.
- The series between UVA and Syracuse is tied 12-12.
- UVA holds a 6-5 advantage in games played at Syracuse.
- The Orange has won the last two meetings. The teams most recently met April 24, 2019 in the ACC Tournament, with Syracuse taking the win 12-10.
- In 2020, the teams were scheduled to play on March 12, the day sports were canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Syracuse is coming off a 15-10 win over Georgetown on April 6.
- The Orange are second in the ACC in assists per game (8.88), ground balls per game (16.88) and points per game (23.88).
- Syracuse is averaging 15.00 goals per game and 10.00 goals against.
- Meaghan Tyrrell leads the team with 44 points on 28 goals and 16 assists.
- Sarah Cooper paces the team with 19 ground balls and 15 caused turnovers.
- Katelyn Mashewske has a team-high 45 draw controls.
Virginia travels to No. 1 North Carolina for two games, playing on Friday, April 16 and Sunday, April 18.