Skip to simplified nav
Branden Cogswell Sidelined with Fractured Finger

Branden Cogswell

May 10, 2013

Twitter | Coach O'Connor Twitter | Facebook

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Virginia starting shortstop Branden Cogswell (So., Ballston Lake, N.Y.) will miss the next two weeks because of a fractured finger. Cogswell broke the middle finger on his right hand (throwing hand) last Saturday in practice and underwent surgery to repair the break.

He will be reevaluated in two weeks prior to the ACC tournament.

Cogswell has started all 47 games for the Cavaliers, leading off the batting order in each contest. He is second on the team with a .346 batting average and ranks among the ACC leaders in several offensive categories. He recently was named to the watch list for the 2013 Wallace Award, which is presented to the nation's top shortstop.

Virginia (39-8, 17-7 ACC) returns to the field at 6 p.m. this evening against Duke in the start of a three-game series at Davenport Field. UVa plays host to VCU on Tuesday (May 14) before wrapping up the regular season May 16-18 at top-ranked North Carolina.

 

 

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Kurt Benkert
'Hoos Savor Long-Awaited Breakthrough
Football
9/25/16
The 'Hoos picked up their first victory of the season -- also their first under head coach Bronco Mendenhall -- Saturday at Scott Stadium.
Zach Bradshaw
'Hoos Stay Positive in Face of Adversity
Football
9/23/16
Coming off back-to-back road games, Virginia (0-3) hosts Central Michigan (3-0) at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Scott Stadium.
Michael Lenox
Darden Workshop Offers Coaches Fresh Perspective
General Release
9/22/16
More than a dozen coaches and staffers from UVA Athletics recently participated in a professional development workshop at the Darden School of Business.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop