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Virginia shoots to keep Colonials at bay tonight

[caption id="attachment_30441" align="alignleft" width="229" caption="Although forward Chris Agorsor failed to score during the Cavaliers' 1-0 upset of Wake Forest Friday, the freshman wreaked offensive havoc by getting off three shots in the conference road victory.


Cavaliers surprise No. 2 Wake Forest, snap streak

The No. 20 Virginia men's soccer team knocked off No. 2 Wake Forest 1-0 in Winston Salem, N.C. Friday night for its first ACC win of the season. [caption id="attachment_30381" align="alignleft" width="252" caption="Midfielder Neil Barlow had a hand in Virginia's upset against Wake Forest Friday as the senior found junior defender Mike Volk on a corner kick.


Soccer teams go combined 3-0-1 on trips

The Virginia men's and women's soccer teams went a combined 3-0-1 this weekend. The men's soccer team won both of its opening games, first topping Portland 3-0 in a Friday night match, then edging Washington 2-1 in an overtime game.

Virginia Cavaliers forward Chris Agorsor (20) dribbles past Southern Methodist Mustangs defender/midfielder Daniel Lopez (7).  The #18 ranked Virginia Cavaliers fell to the #14 ranked Southern Methodist Mustangs 3-1 in NCAA men's soccer at Klockner Stadium on the Grounds of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA on August 31, 2008.

[caption id="attachment_29904" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Former Gatorade National High School Player of the year Chris Agorsor missed most of the 2008 season due to injury.


Virginia hopes to finish preseason on high note

[caption id="attachment_29803" align="alignleft" width="216" caption="More than 59 percent of senior midfielder Ross LaBauex's shots were on goal last season - the highest percentage on the team for players with at least two attempts.


Gelnovatch snags conference

[caption id="attachment_29780" align="alignleft" width="213" caption="Sophomore Tony Tchani garnered ACC Freshman of the Year honors last season after leading Virginia with nine goals in an injury-shortened fall.


Healthy Cavs prepare to capture conference

[caption id="attachment_29693" align="alignleft" width="427" caption="Sophomore midfielder Tony Tchani returns to the lineup this season after missing the last seven games of the Cavaliers' 2008 campaign due to injury.