Cavalier Corner

June 2016

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◆ June 28, 1983 — Star center Ralph Sampson was the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft, going to the Houston Rockets. He marked just the fourth first-round selection in program history and went on to average 21.0 points and 11.1 rebounds per game en route to an All-Star nod and Rookie of the Year honors. ◆ June 5-7, 2009 — The baseball team posted its first winning record in the postseason (6-3) since 1996 (3-2) and reached the school's first-ever Super Regional. Head coach Brian O'Connor's team went 3-0 at the Irvine Regional to reach the next round June 5-7 in Oxford, Miss. After falling in 12 innings in the series opener against Ole Miss, outfielder JOHN BARR (2008-11) and the Cavaliers won the next two games to reach the College World Series for the first time in program history. They went 1-2 in Omaha, Neb., June 13-17 and finished in a tie for fifth. ◆ June 7-9, 2010 — The baseball team set a school record by having nine selections in the MLB Draft. Third-year outfielder Jarrett Parker was the top selection, going in the second round, 74th overall, to the San Francisco Giants. UVA HIS- PHOTO COURTESY UVA UVA HISTORY How will you customize YOUR NEW HOME? ^^^7YVMÄ[9PKNLJVTc+VTPUPVU*\Z[VT/VTLZc7YVMÄ[*YVZZPUN3HUL*OHYSV[[LZ]PSSL=( 4PJOLSSL7PRLc9V`>OLLSLY9LHS[`*Vc c47PRL9LHS[VY'NTHPSJVT

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