2009 Virginia Cavaliers baseball team

2009 Virginia Cavaliers baseball team represented the University of Virginia in the 2009 NCAA Division I baseball season. The Cavaliers played their home games at Davenport Field. The team was coached by Brian O'Connor, leading his sixth season at Virginia.

2009 Virginia Cavaliers baseball
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
2009 record49–15-1 (22–8 ACC)
Head coachBrian O'Connor (6th season)
Assistant coaches
Home stadiumDavenport Field
Seasons
← 2008
2010 →
2009 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Atlantic
#10 Florida State  x‍‍‍y 19 9   .679     45 18   .714
#15 Clemson  ‍‍‍y 19 11   .633     44 22   .667
Boston College  ‍‍‍y 13 15   .464     34 26   .567
Maryland  ‍‍‍ 10 20   .333     27 27   .500
NC State  ‍‍‍ 10 20   .333     25 31   .446
Wake Forest  ‍‍‍ 6 24   .200     22 30   .423
Coastal
#5 North Carolina  x‍‍‍y 19 10   .655     48 18   .727
#18 Georgia Tech  ‍‍‍y 17 10   .630     38 19   .667
#20 Miami  ‍‍‍y 18 12   .600     38 22   .633
#6 Virginia  ‍‍y 16 11   .593     49 15   .766
Duke  ‍‍‍ 15 15   .500     35 24   .593
Virginia Tech  ‍‍‍ 12 17   .414     32 21   .604
x – Division champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 2009[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The Cavaliers won the 2009 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament, then advanced to the 2009 College World Series.

PersonnelEdit

RosterEdit

2009 Virginia Cavaliers roster[2]
 

Pitchers

  • 11 - Kevin Arico
  • 12 - Corey Hunt
  • 15 - Matt Packer
  • 17 - Shane Halley
  • 18 - Tyler Wilson
  • 20 - Sean Lucas
  • 22 - Robert Morey
  • 23 - Danny Hultzen
  • 25 - Will Roberts
  • 29 - Scott Silverstein
  • 30 - Blake Forslund
  • 31 - Justin Thompson
  • 34 - Robert Poutier
  • 37 - Brad Grove
  • 38 - Andrew Carraway
  • 39 - Neal Davis
  • 47 - Jeff Lorick
 

Infielders

  • 2 - Keith Werman
  • 5 - Phil Gosselin
  • 12 - Corey Hunt
  • 13 - Jared King
  • 19 - Steven Proscia
  • 27 - Tyler Biddix

Catchers

  • 8 - John Hicks
  • 10 - Tyler Cannon
  • 33 - Franco Valdes
  • 45 - Will Campbell
 

Outfielders

  • 3 - Jarrett Parker
  • 7 - John Barr
  • 9 - David Coleman
  • 14 - John Bivens
  • 21 - Dan Grovatt
  • 27 - Tyler Biddix
  • 35 - Steven Kouril
 

CoachesEdit

2009 Virginia Cavaliers baseball coaching staff

ScheduleEdit

2009 Virginia Cavaliers Baseball Game Log[3]
Regular Season
Postseason

Ranking movementsEdit

Ranking movements
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. т = Tied with team above or below. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Final 
Coaches' 14 14* 14* 6 5 3 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 3 1 4 
Baseball America 15 13 13 11 7 3 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 5 2 3 
Collegiate Baseball^ 17 14 15 10 6 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 5 2 2 2 3 
NCBWA 13 10 8 6 5 3 2 2 2 1 1 3 2 1 4 1 1 3 
D1Baseball

^ Collegiate Baseball ranks 40 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
NCBWA ranks 35 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
* New poll was not released for this week so for comparison purposes the previous week's ranking is inserted in this week's slot.


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 2009". Boyd's World. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  2. ^ "Virginia Season Statistics". Virginia Cavaliers. Retrieved April 26, 2014.
  3. ^ "2009 Virginia Baseball". Virginia Cavaliers. Retrieved April 26, 2014.