Alec Dougherty
Alec Dougherty is the 'nom de net' of Alec Dougherty

Not born and raised a Hoo, but made one for life after four years in Charlottesville that had me aging faster than I could have ever imagined. Raised in NJ, graduated Class of 2019 and headed down to Miami to start real life -- hoping this blog can help keep me sane all the way. Wahoowa!

Alec Dougherty's Articles:

Many Virginia fans likely thought November 28, 2015 would be the last time they would see Mike London coach at Scott Stadium. The London-coached Hoos led Virginia Tech 13-6 in the fourth quarter and was about to salvage another lost season with a losing-streak-ending victory. That was before the Hokies scored 17 points to defeat Virginia for the 12th straight time. 24 hours later...


For the first time since a (forgettable) trip to Annapolis in 2017, I made the trip to support Virginia Football away from Scott Stadium, trekking up for the Steel City for the weekend. This time around, I was rewarded with an inspiring victory by a team that didn’t look overmatched for most of a hostile-environment game. Pitt fans brought some early energy in the first half, but Bryce Perkins and company turned off the noise a played a mostly smooth game of football.

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Relative to the many strides Virginia football has made since hiring Bronco Mendenhall, the development of an offensive identity has been a somewhat slow endeavor. Simply put, the Hoos&...