VHSL state basketball tournament games canceled this weekend

Posted at 2:11 PM, Mar 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-12 14:11:34-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- The Virginia High School League (VHSL) has announced state basketball tournament games on Friday and Saturday have been canceled.

“Due to the rapidly changing landscape regarding COVID-19 and amidst cancellations of major college basketball tournaments, the VHSL Basketball Tournament games for Friday and Saturday have now been cancelled,” announced VHSL Executive Director Dr. John W. “Billy Haun.

“This decision came with the best interests of all student-athletes, fans, coaches, families, and officials,” the organization wrote on Twitter.

Teams in Class 3, 4, 5, & 6 will be declared co-champions.