Cavalier Corner

December 2021

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DECEMBER 2021 7 cavalier sports NOW AVAILABLE AT THE UVA BOOKSTORE OR SHOP ONLINE. 12th In the country is where Virginia men's basketball's four-man 2022 class was slotted in On3's consensus team recruiting rankings as of Dec. 14. On Nov. 10, the Cavaliers signed Wauwatosa (Wis.) East forward Leon Bond III, Freeport (N.Y.) Perkiomen School shooting guard Ryan Dunn, Poca (W.Va.) High guard Isaac McK- neely and Grand Island (Neb.) High forward Isaac Traudt. Bond, McKneely and Traudt are all listed as On3 consensus four-star prospects. 18 Times in the last 19 seasons that the Virginia women's soccer program has received at least one All-America citation from the United Soccer Coaches. This year, third-year forward DIANA ORDOÑEZ was tabbed as a first-team section, and second-year midfielder Lia Godfrey was a second-team pick. Ordoñez was also named a semifinalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy and was tabbed as the ACC Offensive Player of the Year. Her 18 goals tied for second nationally and led the ACC, while her 39 points were tops in the ACC and ranked eighth nationally. Eight of her goals were game-win- ners, which led the nation and is the most in a single season in Virginia. We are excited to add a wrestler of Gabe's caliber to our program. He is a very accomplished guy who comes in with some big accolades. But, more important than his wrestling ability, we are excited to bring in a guy from a great family and a guy that believes what we believe. He's a culture guy that will help us in many ways beyond the mat." — Virginia wrestling head coach Steve Garland on signing Iowa trans- fer GABE CHRIS- TENSON, a two-time prep All-American and a two-time high school state champion in Iowa, Nov. 24 Photo courtesy UVA Photo courtesy UVA

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