UVA Football delays departure for Boston due to COVID-19 testing concerns

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Published: Dec. 25, 2021 at 4:10 PM EST
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) -The University of Virginia football team will not be leaving Charlottesville on Saturday, December 25, for the Fenway Bowl, according to the Virginia Athletics Department.

The team is awaiting results from COVID-19 tests. The Cavaliers were originally scheduled to depart from Charlottesville Christmas Day, ahead of Wednesday’s matchup.

The team is now planning on leaving for Boston Sunday, Dec. 26.

Virginia will be taking on SMU on Wednesday, Dec. 29, at 11:00 a.m. for the inaugural Wasabi Fenway Bowl.

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