2022 Schedule Preview: Virginia Cavaliers

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The Virginia Cavaliers are the 61st DI program and second from the ACC to release their 2022 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Cavaliers are coming off a 2021 season in which they went 14-4 (2-4 ACC) and won the national title for a second consecutive time.

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Can Virginia Three-Peat as National Champions?

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The Virginia Cavaliers ended the 2021 season just as they did the last full season (2019) prior, as national champions. This time around, the Cavaliers took down the Maryland Terrapins to become the first program since Duke (2013,2014) to win consecutive national titles and claim their seventh in program history.

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Breakout Players From 2021: Defense

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The 2021 season is in the books by nearly two weeks. And while this past season was like any other, we still witnessed players across the landscape put together breakout seasons. Over the next week, Lacrosse Bucket will be highlighting some of the players who broke out at each position during the 2021 season.

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Top Freshmen From 2021: Defense

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The 2021 season was a season in which grad transfers and fifth-year players seemed to dominate the landscape. However, as usual, there were freshmen at every position that broke through and shined during their first season of college lacrosse.

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Top Freshmen From 2021: Midfield

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The 2021 season was a season in which grad transfers and fifth-year players seemed to dominate the landscape. However, as usual, there were freshmen at every position that broke through and shined during their first season of college lacrosse.

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Are We Witnessing The Birth of a Dynasty In Charlottesville?

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The Virginia Cavaliers walked off the field in Hartford, Conn., on Monday afternoon as champions for the second consecutive full season and seventh time in program history. And they did it against one of the best programs and coaches over the past decade in John Tillman and the Maryland Terrapins, who had hopes of becoming the first team since 2006 to be crowned undefeated champs.

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Virginia Wins Thriller Against Maryland to Repeat as Champions

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The national title is staying in Charlottesville as Virginia Cavaliers took down the Maryland Terrapins 17-16 in an absolute thriller to become the first team to repeat as champions since Duke in 2013 and 2014.

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