It appears there's a frontrunner in the competition to be Cornell's starting goalkeeper.
Sophomore Andrew West has started in each of the No. 3 Big Red's past two contests, and he has registered a 6.00 goals-against average and a .571 save percentage.
While maintaining that senior Brian O’Donnell and junior A.J. Fiore are also options, coach Ben DeLuca conceded that he is inclined to start West against No. 1 Virginia at the
"I still think we would battle week in and week out and allow our guys to compete for spots," DeLuca said. "But yes, at this point, I would say that Andrew West is probably the favorite to start on Saturday."
Fiore was a two-year starter who entered the season as the incumbent. But West, Fiore’s backup last year, played in nine contests and earned wins against Ivy League rivals