The Virginia softball team returns to play at home on this weekend when the Cavaliers close out the home schedule with a four-game series against Syracuse. The series begins with a doubleheader on Friday at 4 p.m. at Palmer Park. The game will be broadcast on ACCNX and is available for stream through the ESPN app.
- Virginia and Syracuse have met 15 times in the short history of the series with the Orange leading 12-3 all-time.
- The Cavaliers and Orange last met in the 2018 season with a series in Charlottesville. This weekend’s series will be the third straight in Charlottesville between the two teams.
- Virginia won the middle game of the last meeting, taking game two of the three-game series with the Orange.
- The teams are fighting for position in the ACC standings and looking to lock up berths in the ACC Tournament as Syracuse enters the weekend two spots ahead of Virginia in the standings, but having played nine fewer games than the Cavaliers.