CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Senior Annie Dyson was named a 2022 Preseason All-American by Inside Lacrosse, the organization announced on Tuesday (January 18).

Dyson, a Tewaaraton Award Top 25 nominee, was an honorable mention selection. The midfielder returns after leading the team in draw controls (56) a year ago. She was second in ground balls (34), third in caused turnovers (14) and fifth in points (35).

Dyson scored multiple goals in seven games, including a career-high four in the win over UConn in the NCAA First Round. She had a goal and an assist in six games and had at least one ground ball, one caused turnover and one draw control in eight games.

Dyson picked up a career-high eight draw controls in the win over Virginia Tech and recorded a career-best four caused turnovers in two games.

Virginia will open the 2022 season at Elon on Friday, February 11.