Breaking Transfer news Virginia becomes second ACC women's basketball program to cancel season Metinews.com
MetiNews.Com - While men and women's college basketball attempts to finish as scheduled, one has to wonder if the ongoing pandemic could mean that others will eventually follow Virginia and Duke's lead and cancel their seasons.
Breaking News ! Virginia women's basketball program announced that they would be canceling the remainder of their season, making them the second women's school in the ACC to opt out of finishing their scheduled season, citing "health and safety concerns." While the official announcement was not made today, Virginia had not played a game in over a month, with six games being canceled or postponed due to COVID-19 protocols. "We have the pleasure of coaching a very resilient group of young women who have fought through injuries, a strict COVID-19 protocol, and all the mental battles that come with it," coach Tina Thompson said. "So, the decision to end our season mid-stream comes with great difficulty.
. The health and safety of our student-athletes will always be the number one priority. We will continue to focus on their overall well-being and prepare to resume competition in the fall."
Source = Metinews.com