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The Hoos wrap up a fifteen game homestand with momentum at their back. Coming off a thrilling series win over 7th ranked NC State, the homestand concludes with two games against UMass Lowell. With a road trip to Pittsburgh looming, UVA will look to avoid a letdown against the River Hawks.

Team Records

Virginia: 12-4 (Overall), 2-1 (ACC)

UMass Lowe...

The season gets real this weekend as ACC play begins. The Hoos get the benefit of starting their conference season at home. The gifts end there as UVA hosts 7th ranked, and undefeated, NC State in a three-game series beginning Friday.

Team Records

Virginia: 10-3 (Overall), 0-0 (ACC)

NC State: 12-0 (Overall), 0-0 (ACC)

Baseball

Conference Play Eve

Posted on March 5, 2020 in The Team by Karl Hess.

ACC play begins this weekend in baseball. The Hoos will host NC State in an enormous matchup to begin conference play. UVA will enter the series with a 10-3 record and six-game winning streak. The Wolfpack are 12-0 and ranked as high as 7th in college baseball polls.

Since we're at a pivotal moment in the season, let's take a look at what's going well and where there's work to do.

UVA begins its March midweek slate with a visit from another in state opponent. This week, Richmond makes the quick trip up 64 West for a Tuesday afternoon game. Virginia is coming off a weekend sweep over Dartmouth. Richmond will represent a step up in competition but arrives having lost five in a row.

Giving the game a little extra meaning will be the presence of former Wahoo catcher Drew Blakely in a Spiders uniform. Blakely is a redshirt junior at Richmond. ...

Baseball

Weekend Watch - Dartmouth

Posted on February 27, 2020 in The Team by Karl Hess.

The Hoos get an Ivy League visitor this weekend as Dartmouth ventures south from New Hampshire. Virginia (6-3) will host the Dartmouth Big Green (2-2) in a three game series. This will be the Hoos' last weekend series prior to ACC play beginning next weekend with the NC State Wolfpack.

The Hoos will aim to win each game in the series. UVA will also want to use the weekend to solidify its lineup and weekend rotation heading into the conference opener. Could ther...

Virginia's epic homestand continues on Tuesday afternoon with a visitor from Williamsburg. 

After taking three of four from Bucknell, a series in which the offense exploded for 10.5 runs per game, the Hoos (5-3) look to push their winning streak to two games. The Tribe from William & Mary (3-4) will certainly have other ideas.

Game Schedu...

Baseball

Weekend Watch - Bucknell

Posted on February 21, 2020 in The Team by Karl Hess.

Virginia continues its fifteen game homestand this weekend with its first home weekend series of the young season.

After just sneaking by VMI in the home opener, Virginia (2-2) will host the Bucknell Bison (1-3) of the Patriot League in a four-game series.

Bucknell, who has played close games in each of their four contests to date, is looking to spr...

Baseball

Home Opener 2020 - VMI

Posted on February 17, 2020 in The Team by Karl Hess.

The Hoos have returned from Florida and are gearing up for the 2020 season's home opener. Both Virginia (1-2) and Wednesday's opponent, VMI (1-2), spent the opening weekend in Florida. Both will be happy to be back in Virginia after dropping their respective series. VMI is looking to play spoiler. And UVA is hoping to get their offense on track.

Game Schedule

Wednesday, February 19: 3:00 PM

Welcome to the 2020 baseball season Wahoo fans! The Hoos begin their quest for a memorable 2020 season in Pensacola, Florida against the Big 12's Oklahoma Sooners. The three-game series, known as the Wahoos Classic, will take place in Blue Wahoos Stadium. The minor league baseball facility on the Pensacola Bay is home of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, AA affiliate of the Minnesota Twins.

UVA will be the home team for each game of the three games in the Wahoos Classi...

Baseball

Keys To The Season

Posted on February 13, 2020 in The Team by Karl Hess.

For fans of college baseball, it's finally game week! And as UVA embarks on the 2020 season, there is just one goal for this season - postseason baseball. Everything is secondary to the pursuit of returning to postseason play for the first time since 2017.

So, what's it going to take to achieve that singular goal? Betting pitching and hitting, obviously. But, where exactly, must those improvements come?