Women's Tennis

ETSU Women’s Tennis Finishes Season Tied for Sixth in Oracle/ITA Regional Rankings

TEMPE, Ariz. (June 9, 2021) -- The Oracle/ITA Division I women’s tennis regional rankings were released on Wednesday, and the ETSU Buccaneers received a pair of marks. As a team, the Blue and Gold were tied for sixth in the Ohio Valley Region, while sophomore Laylo Bakhodirova (Tashkent, Uzbekistan) was ranked No. 19, individually.


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ETSU Athletics Announces Summer Camp Information

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 3, 2021) -- The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Thursday information on its 2021 summer camps.


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ETSU Student-Athletes Continue Success in Classroom with 3.165 Spring GPA

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 1, 2021) – Continuing a trend of success both in and out of the classroom, the ETSU Athletic Department is proud to announce its student-athletes generated a cumulative grade point average of 3.165 during the spring semester.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Falls to No. 32 Furman in SoCon Title Match

Hoover, Ala. (April 24, 2021) – The second seeded ETSU Women’s Tennis team found themselves back in the Southern Conference Championship match for the sixth straight year. The Blue and Gold were unable to upset the 32nd-ranked and top seeded Furman Paladins in Hoover, Ala. on Saturday afternoon. The Paladins defeated ETSU for the second straight week, this time 4-0.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Blanks Wofford to Advance to SoCon Championship Match

Hoover, Ala. (April 23, 2021) – The second seeded ETSU Women’s Tennis team made quick work of the No. 3 Wofford Terriers in the Southern Conference Semifinals on Friday afternoon, blanking the Terriers 4-0 to advance to the SoCon Championship match on Saturday.


Women's Tennis

Rojas Named SoCon Coach of the Year; Carvajal Tabbed Freshman of the Year

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 22, 2021) — With the Southern Conference Tournament set to begin this weekend, the league office announced its postseason women’s tennis awards on Thursday afternoon.


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Women’s Tennis Gears up for SoCon Tournament

Hoover, Ala. (April 21, 2021) – After finishing the regular season with a 6-1 record in Southern Conference play, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team earned the No. 2 seed in the SoCon Tournament, taking place in Hoover, Ala. at the Hoover Met on Friday, April 23 and Saturday, April 24. The Bucs begin the tournament facing the three-seeded Wofford Terriers in the semifinals at 2 p.m.


Women's Tennis

SoCon Women’s Tennis Championship Announced

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference announced the pairings and times for the 2021 Southern Conference Women’s Tennis Championship on Sunday afternoon. Furman won the league’s regular-season crown and earned the top seed in the four-team tournament that will be held Friday, April 23, and Saturday, April 24, at the Hoover Met in Hoover, Alabama.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Unable to Upset No. 32 Furman

GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 17, 2021) – The final two remaining undefeated teams in the Southern Conference took the court on Saturday morning for the regular season title. The ETSU Women’s Tennis Team fell to the 32nd-ranked Furman Paladins on the road to move to 6-1 in league play. The Paladins conclude the regular season 7-0 in conference action.


Women's Tennis

Bucs, Paladins Play for SoCon Regular Season Title Saturday

GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 16, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis team and the 32nd-ranked Furman Paladins are the last two unbeaten teams in the Southern Conference and face off on Saturday morning for the regular season crown. The Bucs and the Paladins are both 6-0 in league play entering the match. First serve is slated for 11 a.m.


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ETSU Day of Giving – Five Things to Know

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 14, 2021) -- As the annual ETSU Day of Giving campaign is set to begin this Thursday at 9 a.m., below are the Five Things to Know to support our student-athletes.


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ETSU Day of Giving: Virtual Sellout

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 8, 2021) – ETSU Athletics Department is officially one week out from the annual Day of Giving which begins at noon on April 15 and runs through Homecoming. ETSU is full of traditions that we hold sacred and we are inviting all fans to be part of our traditions as we continue to give on our Day of Giving.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Blanks Western Carolina to Move to 6-0 in SoCon Play

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (April 7, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis team remained undefeated in Southern Conference action on Wednesday afternoon as they took down the Western Carolina Catamounts on the road in Cullowhee.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Travels to Western Carolina Wednesday

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (April 6, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis team is back in action on Wednesday, April 6 as they look to remain perfect in Southern Conference play. The Blue and Gold travel to Colluwhee, N.C. to take on the Western Carolina Catamounts.


Women's Tennis

Pascual-Larrinaga Tabbed SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 5, 2021) – For the first time in her three-year career at ETSU, Andrea Pascual-Larrinaga (Basauri, Spain) was named the Southern Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week. The conference office announced the accolade on Monday afternoon.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Defeats Chattanooga to Remain Unbeaten in SoCon Play

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 3, 2021) – In its fifth and final home match of the season, the Blue and Gold remained perfect in the friendly confines of Johnson City with a 6-1 victory over the visiting Chattanooga Mocs at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Cruises to 7-0 Victory over UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis team remained undefeated in Southern Conference action on Friday afternoon, defeating the UNCG Spartans 7-0 at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Hosts Final Home Women’s Tennis Matches this Weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis team will host its final two remaining home matches at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex this weekend. The Blue and Gold will host the UNCG Spartans on Friday and the Chattanooga Mocs on Saturday. Both matches are slated to begin at 1 p.m.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Earns Third Straight SoCon Victory

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 29, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis Team won its third consecutive Southern Conference match on Monday morning to move to 3-0 in league play. The Bucs took down Wofford in Spartanburg, 6-1. The match was scheduled to be played yesterday, but weather in the area delayed the match to Monday morning.


Women's Tennis

ETSU’s Women’s Tennis Match at Wofford Postponed to Monday

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 28, 2021) – Due to inclement weather in the area, ETSU’s women’s tennis match in Spartanburg against the Wofford Terriers has been postponed to tomorrow, March 29 at 10 a.m.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Remains Unbeaten in League Play with 5-2 Victory over Samford

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (March 26, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis team continued its Southern Conference slate on Friday afternoon with a 5-2 win over the Samford Bulldogs.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Continues SoCon Slate with Pair of Weekend Matches

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 25, 2021) – The ETSU Women’s Tennis team is set to continue Southern Conference play this weekend with matches at Samford and Wofford. The Blue and Gold play Samford on Friday, March 26 and will face the Terriers on Sunday, March 28. Both matches will begin at 1 p.m.


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Commish Chat Episode 18: Scott Carter

Commish Chat is a series of one-on-one interviews between Southern Conference Commissioner Jim Schaus and various student-athletes, coaches, administrators, media members and more as they discuss SoCon athletics and issues that affect college athletics on a broader scale.


Women's Tennis

Multiple Three-Set Singles Wins Lead to ETSU’s Victory over South Florida

TAMPA. Fla. (March 19, 2021) — The ETSU Women’s Tennis team concluded its non-conference slate on Friday afternoon with a 5-2 victory over the University of South Florida in Tampa, Fla.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Falls in Miami to FIU

MIAMI, Fla. (March 17, 2021) — The ETSU Women’s Tennis team began its final nonconference road trip of the season on Wednesday afternoon at Florida International. The Panthers took down the Bucs 6-1 to remain undefeated this season.


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ETSU Set to Conclude Non-Conference Play in the Sunshine State

MIAMI, Fla. (March 16, 2021) — The ETSU Women’s Tennis team will travel to South Florida for its final week of non-conference play. The Bucs will face Florida International on Wednesday, March 17 and South Florida on Friday, March 19. Both matches are slated to begin at noon.


Women's Tennis

Alfaro Garners First Career SoCon Player of the Week Award

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 10, 2021) — For the first time in her career, Emilia Alfaro (Azul, Argentina) was honored as the Southern Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week. The conference announced the accolade on Monday afternoon.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Defeats Mercer in SoCon Opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 10, 2021) — The ETSU Women’s Tennis team opened up Southern Conference play on Wednesday afternoon at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex with a dominant win over Mercer. The Bucs took down the Bears 6-1 using five straight-set singles victories.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Host Bears in SoCon Opener Wednesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 9, 2021) — After a 5-7 record through the first six weeks of the season, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team begins Southern Conference action on Wednesday afternoon against the visiting Mercer Bears. The match is slated to begin at 2 p.m. at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex.


Women's Tennis

Straight Set Victories Lead Bucs Past Pioneers

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 4, 2021) — After a five-match losing skid, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team got themselves back into the win column on Thursday afternoon as the Blue and Gold took down the Tusculum Pioneers, 6-1 at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Host Pioneers in First True Home Match

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 3, 2021) — It has been nearly a year since the ETSU Women’s Tennis team competed at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex on ETSU’s campus. On Thursday, that streak will come to an end as the Bucs will host the Tusculum Pioneers at 2 p.m.


Women's Tennis

ETSU’s Singles Comeback Falls Short at Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Feb. 26, 2021) — After seven days off and seven road matches in February, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team played their eighth and final February road contest in Charlotte on Friday afternoon. The Bucs fell to the 49ers 4-1 to drop to 4-7 this season.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis Concludes February Road Trip at Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Feb. 25, 2021) — After seven straight road matches in February, the Bucs will play their eighth and final road match of the month at Charlotte on Friday afternoon at 1 p.m.


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Southern Conference celebrates Founders’ Day

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Feb. 25 is perhaps the most important date in the history of the Southern Conference. On that particular Friday in 1921, the first day of the league’s groundbreaking basketball tournament, representatives from 14 of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association’s 30 members gathered in Atlanta, Georgia, to establish the Southern Intercollegiate College.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Fall in Knoxville to No. 19 Vols, 7-0

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2021) — ETSU’s Women’s Tennis team played their seventh straight road match in February on Thursday afternoon in Knoxville. The Blue and Gold were unable to upset the 19th-ranked University of Tennessee on the road as the Vols picked up the 7-0 sweep.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Head to Knoxville for Thursday Matchup with Volunteers

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2021) — After losing their first three matchups against Power-5 opponents, the ETSU Women’s Team aims to take down the University of Tennessee in Knoxville on Thursday morning. First serve is set for 11 a.m.


Women's Tennis

ETSU Falls at JMU, 4-2

HARRISONBURG, Va. (Feb. 14, 2021) — In a match that came down to the bottom two singles battles, ETSU Women’s Tennis was unable to complete the comeback against JMU on Saturday afternoon as the Bucs fell 4-2.


Women's Tennis

VCU Blanks ETSU in Richmond

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 13, 2021) – ETSU’s Women’s Tennis team fell to VCU on the road on Saturday morning, 4-0 kick off their weekend road trip.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Continue Road Trip at VCU and James Madison

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 12, 2021) — The ETSU Women’s Tennis team is set to continue their February road swing at VCU and James Madison University on Saturday, Feb. 13 and Sunday, Feb. 14.


Women's Tennis

Commodores Topple Bucs in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 7, 2021) — After two straight 6-1 victories, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team faced an uphill battle on Sunday afternoon visiting the 15th-ranked Vanderbilt Commodores. The Bucs put up a tough battle in doubles action, but Vanderbilt secured the point and swept the match, 7-0.


Women's Tennis

Five Singles Sweeps Drive ETSU to Victory over Belmont

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 6, 2021) — The ETSU Women’s Tennis team continued their success in Nashville on Saturday afternoon as the Blue and Gold took down the Belmont Bears by a final score of 6-1 for their fourth straight victory.


Women's Tennis

Strong Singles Play Leads Bucs to 6-1 Win over Bison

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 6, 2021) — The ETSU Women’s Team began their Nashville road trip with a 6-1 win over the Lipscomb Bison late on Friday night. In a match that went four and a half hours, the Bucs won the doubles point and five of six singles matches to record their third straight victory.


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ETSU Athletics Announces Spring Capacities at Sporting Events

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 4, 2021) – The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has officially announced its plans for capacities at sporting events to begin the 2021 spring seasons.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Prepare for Three Matches this Weekend in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 4, 2021) — After five days off since their 6-1 win over MTSU, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team is set to play three matches in three days in Nashville, Tenn. The Bucs open the weekend at Lipscomb on Friday, travel to Belmont on Saturday and conclude with the Commodores of Vanderbilt on Sunday.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Defeat Blue Raiders for Second Straight Win

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Jan. 30, 2021) — After their first sweep of the season a week ago, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team picked up where the left off earning their second straight win in Bristol on Saturday afternoon. ETSU defeated MTSU 6-1 to improve to 2-2 on the season.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis to Host MTSU in Home Opener

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Jan. 29, 2020) — For the first time this season, the ETSU Women’s Tennis team is playing in Tennessee. The Blue and Gold are set to play their first home match of 2021 against the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders at the Bristol Racquet Club on Saturday, Jan. 30 at 1 p.m.


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Racial Equity and Justice Task Force announces inaugural “Unity Campaign”

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Southern Conference Racial Equity and Justice Task force announced its inaugural “Unity Campaign,” which will run from Monday, Jan. 25, through Friday, Jan. 29, the league office announced Friday.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Blank Wildcats in First Win of 2021

DAVIDSON, N.C. (Jan. 23, 2021) — ETSU’s Women’s Tennis team brought out the brooms in Davidson on Saturday afternoon as the Bucs swept the Wildcats, 7-0 to earn their first win of the young season.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis Looks Ahead to Davidson on Saturday

DAVIDSON, N.C. (Jan. 22, 2020) — The ETSU Women’s Tennis squad is back in action on Saturday, Jan. 23 as they travel to North Carolina to face the Davidson Wildcats. First serve is slated for noon.


Women's Tennis

First Set Struggles too much for Bucs in Loss to Wildcats

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 21, 2021) — Falling behind in five of the six singles bouts made for a tough uphill battle for the ETSU Women’s Tennis team against the Kentucky Wildcats on Thursday afternoon. The Wildcats defeated the Bucs, 7-0 in Lexington.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Travel to Kentucky for Clash with Wildcats

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 20, 2020) — The ETSU women’s tennis team face their second SEC opponent in five days on Thursday afternoon as they travel to Lexington to take on the Kentucky Wildcats at 1 p.m.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Fall to South Carolina in Season Opener

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Jan. 16, 2021) — The ETSU women’s tennis team kicked off their spring campaign against one of the top-15 teams in the nation for the second straight season. The Bucs fell to No. 14 South Carolina on the road on Saturday afternoon, 6-1.


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SoCon Racial Equity and Justice Task Force update

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference Racial Equity and Justice Task Force has kept busy since its October inception.


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Women’s Tennis to Begin 2021 Campaign at South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Jan. 15, 2020) — The ETSU women’s tennis team will begin their 2021 season on Saturday, Jan. 16 at No. 14 South Carolina; the match is slated to begin at 11 a.m.


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ETSU Student-Athletes Excel with 3.28 Fall GPA

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2021) – In a year unlike any other, the ETSU Athletic Department is proud to announce the department GPA, recording a mark of 3.28 program-wide.


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ETSU Women’s Tennis Announces Spring Schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2021) – East Tennessee State University women’s tennis head coach, Ricky Rojas, officially announced the 2021 Spring schedule on Monday afternoon.


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ETSU Athletics announces 2020 Hall of Fame Class; inaugural Trailblazer Award introduced

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 23, 2020) -- The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Wednesday its 2020 Hall of Fame Class, along with introducing the inaugural Trailblazer Award.


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Southern Conference to celebrate 100 years in 2021

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- One of the oldest conferences in college athletics, the Southern Conference will celebrate a century of athletic and academic achievement in 2021 with a variety of initiatives throughout the year.


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SoCon extends relationship with ESPN and ESPN+

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- The Southern Conference has reached a new six-year agreement with ESPN and ESPN+ through the 2025-26 academic year that features even more conference games across ESPN networks, as well as an increased presence across ESPN Digital platforms.


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ETSU Athletics Launches Limited Time Online Shop Featuring Throwback Logos

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 26, 2020) -- ETSU fans, are you looking for the perfect holiday gift?


Women's Tennis

Bucs Continue Doubles Success at MTSU Tournament

Murfreesboro, Tenn. (Oct. 18, 2020) — The ETSU women’s tennis team concluded its fall season with a 14-4 record in singles play and a 7-1 doubles record at the MTSU Tournament earlier this weekend.


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ETSU Athletics to hold Virtual 5K Run/Walk

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2020) -- Buccaneer fans, lace up your sneakers and participate in the ETSU Athletics Virtual 5K Run/Walk to be held Oct. 24-Nov. 1. Proceeds from this event will benefit our “All Hands on Deck” Commitment to Excellence initiative.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Travel to Middle Tennessee for Final Fall Tournament

Murfreesboro, Tenn. (Oct. 15, 2020) — The ETSU women’s tennis team will complete their fall slate this weekend as they travel to Middle Tennessee State for the MTSU Tournament. The two-day tournament will run from Friday, Oct. 16 to Saturday, Oct. 17.


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SoCon announces Racial Equity and Justice Task Force

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Southern Conference Commissioner Jim Schaus announced Tuesday the formation of a Racial Equity and Justice Task Force to counsel the league by identifying concepts and developing actionable items that can be used by all conference member schools regarding improving racial equity and social justice. The 15-member panel is composed of a racially diverse blend of student-athletes, coaches, campus administrators and athletics department staff members, with at least one representative from each of the league’s 10 full member schools.


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ETSU Athletics Announces All Hands on Deck Commitment to Excellence Initiative

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 5, 2020) -- The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced its “All Hands on Deck” Commitment to Excellence initiative, which is designed to support our student-athletes and athletic department as we push through the challenges created by COVID-19.


Women's Tennis

Bucs Excel in Fall 2020 Opening Tournament

Macon, Ga. (Oct. 4, 2020) — The ETSU women’s tennis team concluded its opening tournament of the 2020 fall season on Saturday evening. The Bucs concluded the Mercer Gridiron Classic with a 13-5 record in singles play and were 8-1 in doubles action.


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Women’s Tennis to Kick off Fall Slate in Macon

Macon, Ga. (Oct. 1, 2020) — The ETSU women’s tennis team will travel to Macon, Ga. this weekend for the Gridiron Classic hosted by Mercer.


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A Letter to Our ETSU Family

To the Buccaneer Family, I hope this finds you and your family healthy and doing well.


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Southern Conference postpones fall conference competition

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 13, 2020) – The Southern Conference Council of Presidents announced Thursday that the league will not have fall conference competition due to health and safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic, allowing for nonconference contests if desired. It is the intention to move the fall sports’ regular-season competition and championships to the spring.


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Southern Conference Statement on Fall Sports

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 6, 2020) – The Southern Conference Council of Presidents and Directors of Athletics are continuing their ongoing and comprehensive review of the COVID-19 environment and plans for fall sports. The overall health and safety of student-athletes and all participants are the foremost priorities.