UVA rolls past Richmond for sixth straight win

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 SPORTS) -- Virginia opened the game on an 8-2 run that spanned the first half and never looked back in a 17-6 win over Richmond Friday night. The win was the sixth straight for the Cavilers.

That is the first six game winning streak for the Cavaliers since starting the 2014 season 6-0.

Ian Laviano scored three goals and added two assists for the Cavaliers. Matt Moore scored twice and handed out four helpers in the win. Ryan Conrad, Michael Kraus, Dox Aitken and Ryan Lamb all scored twice in the win.

With the win, Virginia improved to 6-0 all-time against Richmond. The nine goal win matched the largest in the history of the rivalry.

Virginia returns to Klockner Sunday with first year program Utah making a visit.