VHSL cancels spring sports season, considers options

On the heels of Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's order today that all schools grade K-12 are closed for the remainder of the academic year, Virginia High School League (VHSL) Executive Director Billy Haun announced that the 2020 spring sports season has been canceled. 

VHSL is considering other options, which will be discussed tomorrow. 

The official announcement reads as follows: 

"Due to Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declaring all schools in the Commonwealth closed for the remainder of year in response to the COVID-19 outbreak all VHSL spring sports and activities are cancelled. The VHSL will hold a conference call Tuesday morning with its VHSL Management Crisis team to discuss all options relating to spring sports and academic activities following the current academic year and into the summer. The VHSL will announce a decision on Tuesday following the meeting."