A local family has a head start on paying for college education. They were the winners of $529 to go into a college savings account with the plan known as Virginia 529. The prize went to the baby born at Martha Jefferson Hospital closest to 5:29 p.m. on 5/29/14. The winner is Savont Amani Washington-Rector of Fluvanna County. He was born at 4:04 p.m. Martha Jefferson was one of 22 hospitals taking part in the contest from Virginia 529.
UVA won a Saturday double header over Pittsburgh Saturday, and racked up its 28th and 29th victories of the baseball season.
UVA has now managed to have one of its football players drafted by an NFL team for 33 years.