The Virginia High School League has announced that, in response to the rapidly changing landscape regarding COVID-19, the high school spring sports season will be delayed two weeks throughout the commonwealth, with the first play date now scheduled for Monday, March 30.
The original spring sports first play date was originally scheduled for this coming Monday, March 16. The Outdoor Track championships, Tennis Championships, and the VHSL Spring Jubilee are not affected by this delay and all championships are still scheduled on their original dates.
The VHSL Crisis Management Committee will meet again on Wednesday,
March 25 to re-evaluate current conditions.
During this two-week delay to the start of the spring sports
season local school divisions will have the authority to schedule spring
practices. Any game not played due to this delay, or a school division not
being allowed to travel, will not count as a forfeit.
At the moment, Mathews High School will stil...
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