The Tom Sox would have started their VBL title defense this weekend, while the UVA baseball team could have been playing in an NCAA Tournament Regional, but both seasons were canceled due to COVID-19 concerns.
“I want the safest possible. I want the most secure possible. I want what’s best for our student-athletes, at the very highest level, before we even think about playing football.” -- UVA's Bronco Mendenhall
Athletics Director Carla Williams, all twenty head coaches, and an additional 51 assistant coaches and staff have agreed to salary reductions, as the department adjusts to lost revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bryce Hall had a chance to be a First Round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft, but opted to return to school for his senior season. After suffering a major injury, the UVA defensive back is ready for his second opportunity at the Draft.
The conversation about America having a football season remains indefinite, like most things right now. Virginia football coaches are not permitted to monitor the Cavaliers workouts and are unable to receive feedback on the players.
The JMU women’s basketball team was scheduled to host the CAA Tournament in its brand-new arena in 2021, but future dates have all been pushed back one year, after the cancellation of this year’s tournament.