BLACKSBURG — Jon Ingason and David Sanz scored to help the Virginia Tech men’s soccer team beat Pittsburgh 3-1 on Friday.

Javi Perez scored on a penalty kick 51 seconds into the match to give the Panthers (6-7, 2-4 ACC) a 1-0 lead.

An own goal less than a minute later enabled the Hokies (7-4-2, 2-3-1) to tie the score.

Ingason scored in the 48th minute to give Virginia Tech the lead.

Sanz added a goal in the 50th minute.

Mathijs Swaneveld had two saves for the Hokies.


UVa 4, Clemson 1

CLEMSON, S.C. — Robin Afamefuna scored in the 49th minute to snap a 1-1 tie and help the Cavaliers (8-1-2, 3-1-1 ACC) beat the Tigers (5-6-1, 0-5).

Daniel Steedman scored in the 51st minute to extend the lead to 3-1. Daryl Dike added a goal in the 60th minute.

Cabrel Happi Kamseu scored in the 39th minute to give UVa a 1-0 lead, but Tanner Dieterich tied the game in the 47th minute.


Ferrum 8, Hollins 0

FERRUM — Brianna Honse scored two goals to lead the Panthers (8-1-1, 4-1) to an ODAC win over Hollins (2-10-1, 1-5).

Danielle Coulter had a goal and two assists. Abigale Light and Ayanna Virgin each had a goal and an assist.


JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — Fiona Dodge, Isabel Hodgson and Maegan Sours scored in the second half to give East Tennessee State (6-9, 4-2) a Southern Conference win over the Keydets (6-6-1, 0-6).

VMI’s Julianne Knoblett scored in the 85th minute to cut the lead to 3-1.


No. 18 Delaware 2, No. 20 UVa 0

NEWARK, Del. — Lisa Giezeman and Pia Freudenberger scored to give the Blue Hens (7-6) a win over the Cavaliers (5-8).

Ferrum 2, Hendrix 1

FERRUM — Dominique Harper and Tatianna Roberts scored to give the Panthers (3-8) a win over Hendrix (2-8).

Roberts’ goal extended the lead to 2-0 with 16:55 to go.

Mia Holmes had five saves for Ferrum.


Charleston So. 3, Radford 2

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Addison Kaderli had 18 kills to lead Charleston Southern (9-6, 4-3 Big South) to a 25-21, 17-25, 25-17, 20-25, 16-14 win over the Highlanders (13-3, 5-2).

Stephanie Neast had 16 kills for Radford.

No. 22 Louisville 3, Virginia Tech 0

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Megan Sloan had 12 kills to lead the Cardinals (15-4, 8-0 ACC) to a 25-17, 25-18, 25-20 win over the Hokies (12-7, 3-4).

Kaity Smith and Ester Talamazzi had 10 kills apiece for the Hokies.

N.C. State 3, UVa 1

RALEIGH, N.C. — Teni Sopitan had 15 kills to lead the Wolfpack (9-8, 3-4 ACC) to a 19-25, 25-19, 25-19, 25-16 win over the Cavaliers (5-12, 1-6).

Grace Turner had 10 kills and 16 digs for UVa.

Guilford 3, Hollins 2

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Christian Ritter had 14 kills and 14 digs to lead the Quakers (12-7, 5-3 ODAC) to a 25-18, 25-10, 18-25, 20-25, 15-9 win over Hollins (9-11, 1-6).

Deja Hadden had 25 kills for Hollins.

Virginia Wesleyan 3, Ferrum 1

VIRGINIA BEACH — Doneisha Hall had 21 kills to lead the Marlins (11-7, 6-2 ODAC) to a 23-25, 25-20, 25-14, 25-19 win over the Panthers (8-11, 0-7).

Carroll County graduate Cheyenne Strickland had 11 kills for Ferrum.


UVa men triumph

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — No. 19 Virginia won the men’s team battle at the Penn State National Open.

UVa had 61 points. No. 18 Eastern Kentucky was second out of 21 teams with 77 points. Virginia Tech was eighth.

Virginia Tech’s Peter Seufer finished second in the race with a time of 24 minutes, 49 seconds on the 5.2-mile course. He was nine seconds behind winner James Sugira of Eastern Kentucky.

UVa’s Brent Demarest was sixth (25:06).

On the women’s side, UVa’s Abbey Green was fourth (20:40) in the 6K race. Virginia Tech’s Sara Freix was sixth (20:44).

Virginia Tech was 12th out of 28 squads in the women’s team battle, with UVa 14th. Penn State won.


Young in 4th place at VSGA Mid-Amateur

WINCHESTER — Winchester Country Club member John Riggleman did well on his home course in Friday’s first round of the 42nd VSGA Mid-Amateur Championship.

Riggleman, the club’s defending champion, fired a 2-under-par 69 to take a one-shot lead on Alexandria’s Jimmy Delp in the 54-hole event.

Lynchburg’s Lee Fisher stands third after a 71.

Defending champion Justin Young of Salem overcame two double bogeys to post a 72 that left him in fourth place.

The field will be cut to the low 45 and ties following Saturday’s second round.

Roanoke native Harold Dill III of Ashburn had a 75 and is tied for 11th. Botetourt County native Kyle Bailey of Charlottesville (77) is tied for 20th.

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