CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The University of Virginia Athletic Department officially cancelled all spring sports and activities on Tuesday, March 17th.
UVA had suspended all athletics activities last Thursday, March 12th, due to the spread of COVID-19, but in accordance with the Atlantic Coast Conference’s announcement, everything has now officially been cancelled.
The cancellations include the UVA football team’s Pro Day (April 8), and the Spring Football Game (April 25), as well as summer camps at the University.
Fans who have purchased tickets to canceled events (baseball, softball, men’s lacrosse, women’s lacrosse) may contact the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office by phone at 800-542-8821, Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. or by email at email@example.com.
FROM THE ACC:
ACC Cancels All Athletic Activities Through End of 2019-20 Academic Year
Following further consultation with the league’s member institutions, and after previously suspending all athletic activities indefinitely, the ACC has made the decision to cancel all athletic related activities including all competition and practice through the end of the 2019-20 academic year. The unanimous decision was made to mitigate the further spread of COVID-19. Each institution will continue to work in accordance with its respective university and state policies related to its individual campus decisions.“Our top priority remains the health and safety of our student-athletes as well as our fans, communities and the overall well-being of others during these uncharted times,” said ACC Commissioner John Swofford. “We are particularly disappointed for our student-athletes and will continue to work with our membership to assess what is appropriate in the future.”
Refunds for ACC Championships
Men’s Basketball TournamentAll refund requests for the 2020 ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament should be directed to the point of purchase. For fans who purchased through ACC schools, contact the respective school ticket office directly. For purchases via secondary ticket market providers, please contact those vendors directly. BaseballAll refund requests for the 2020 ACC Baseball Championship should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. SoftballAll refund requests for the 2020 ACC Softball Championship, please contact the Louisville ticket office.