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Matt White

195 lbs.
Ridgefield, Conn.
High School
Matt White - Men's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

USILA second-team All-American
ACC All-Tournament honoree
Started all 15 of UVa’s games
Started final 33 games in a row of his career at the midfield position
Scored a career-best 29 goals and dished out 14 assist for a career-best 43 points
Set an ACC Tournament record with 13 points for the event
Set an ACC Tournament record with 10 goals scored for the event
Tied an ACC Tournament record with his career-high seven goals against UNC (April 28)
The seven goals also ranks as the third-most by a Cavalier in a game in program history, tying him with seven others
Recorded seven multi-goal games, including five hat tricks
Scored the game-winning goal 11 seconds into the overtime period against Drexel (Feb. 16)
Scored four goals in the season-opening win against the Dragons
Also scored four goals at No. 7 Duke (April 12)
Tallied three goals at Stony Brook (Feb. 23) and vs. No. 2 Maryland (April 26)
Recorded season highs in assists with three at Stony Brook (Feb. 23) and vs. No. 2 Maryland (April. 26)

Started all 16 games
Started all 14 regular season games at midfield and started two games in NCAA Tournament at attack
Finished season with goals in 18 of his last 23 games
Tallied two assists at Mount St. Mary’s
His goal against No. 2 Johns Hopkins was named the No. 4 play on ESPN’s SportsCenter on March 24
Had two scores at No. 9 Maryland
One goal and two assists at No. 9 UNC
Scored once and posted two assists vs. Notre Dame in the NCAA Quarterfinal


All-NCAA Tournament
Tallied eight goals and three assists in the 2011 NCAA Tournament
Scored two goals, including one in overtime, to help top Bucknell in the NCAA First Round
Had four goals and two assists during Championshipe Weekend in Baltimore
Scored three goals in the NCAA title game, including two in a row to break a 6-6 tie in the fourth quarter
Played in all 18 games, starting seven of them
Scored 20 goals on only 33 shots for a whopping 60.6 success rate
His 81.8 percent shot-on-goal percentage was tops on the team
Tallied three goals in three different games (Mount St. Mary’s, at Duke, Maryland)
Scored 12 of his 20 goals in the season’s last six games, five of which were UVa wins

All-ACC Tournament
Has scored at least one point in every game he has played in entering the NCAA Tournament
Tallied one point in 16-of-18 games in 2010
Sixth on the team with 19 goals
Tied for third on the team with 14 assists
Made first collegiate start against VMI
Set a career highs with four goals and three assists against VMI
Seven points against VMI is a team high for a game this season
Scored his second hat-trick of the season with three goals on three shots against No. 12 Johns Hopkins
Dished out three assists at No. 4 Maryland
Scored once against No. 2 UNC in Big City Classic
Scored three more times against Robert Morris (5/1)

Listed as the No. 4 recruit in the country by Inside Lacrosse
Rated the No. 1 incoming attackman in the country by Inside Lacrosse
Lettered in lacrosse, football and basketball
Two-time All-American
Played in the Under Armour All-American game
Earned all-league honors four times and all-state accolades three times
MSG Lax Report 2009 Tri-State Player of the Year
FCIAC Tournament MVP
Tallied 45 goals and 57 assists as a senior
Owns the all-time school record for points
Three-time all-league honoree in football
Owns the school’s all-time record in passing yards
Holds the Ridgefield Basketball Association all-time leading scoring record
Honor roll all four years
Member of the National Honor Society

Son of Tracey and Marc White
Two older brothers, Jack and Alex
Enjoys snowboarding

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