Game 16 l ACC Championship Quarterfinals
No. 7 Duke vs. No. 14 Virginia
Thursday, Apr. 24 l 1 p.m.
Chestnut Hill, Mass. l Alumni Stadium
DURHAM, N.C. – Seventh-ranked Duke (9-6, 3-4 ACC) earned the No. 4 seed in the 2014 ACC Championship and will face No. 5 seed Virginia in the quarterfinals Thursday, Apr. 24 at 1 p.m. at Boston College’s Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Mass.
Duke by the Numbers
10-7 - The score of last year’s ACC quarterfinal meeting between Duke and Virginia, with the Cavaliers advancing
9-16 - Duke’s all-time record in ACC Championship contests
107 - Career goals by junior Kerrin Maurer, who became the 15th player in program history to top the 100-goal mark against Notre Dame (Apr. 11)
21 - Consecutive games in which Maurer has registered at least one point
2 - Senior Taylor Virden’s program ranking in career draw controls with 178 in four seasons
2 - Blue Devils to garner ACC Player of the Week accolades this week - Maurer (Offensive) and Virden (Defensive)
7-3 - Duke’s record this season when winning the draw controls category
9 - The Blue Devils’ spot in the most recent Division I RPI rankings
Virginia Series History
Duke and Virginia have faced off 32 times in program history with the Cavaliers leading the series, 20-12 ... The Blue Devils won the regular season meeting in Durham by a 16-11 margin March 22 ... The two teams also met in the 2013 ACC quarterfinals, with Virginia earning a 10-7 victory ... Duke is 1-5 all-time against the Cavaliers in neutral site contests.
Last Time We Met
A late six-goal scoring run propelled Duke past Virginia, 16-11, March 22 at Koskinen Stadium ... The Blue Devils prevailed in a contest that featured eight ties, six lead changes and 19 second-half goals ... Junior Kerrin Maurer and senior Sydney Peterson logged three goals and three assists each ... Senior defender Taylor Virden eclipsed the 100-ground ball mark for her career.
Duke in the ACC Championship
The 2014 ACC Championship is set for Apr. 24-27 at Boston College’s Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Mass. ... The Blue Devils are in search of the second ACC title in program history and first since 2005 ... Duke is 9-16 all-time in the tournament and 1-3 when playing as a No. 4 seed ... The Blue Devils are 1-7 when facing Virginia in the ACC Championship.