NJCAA Cancels 2020 Spring Competition for All Sports
Charlotte, NC - In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic that is currently affecting the United States, the NJCAA has cancelled ALL Spring Sports competition for the 2020 season. This includes the following Herkimer Sports:
- Men's Lacrosse
- Men's and Women's Track and Field
- Men's and Women's Golf
This order also includes the suspension of all practices. On and off campus recruiting are halted until April 15 when it will be reevaluated.
The following is from NJCAA President Dr. Christopher Parker:
"In light of the progressive evolvement of the COVID-19 situation, the NJCAA has decided to end all competition for the remainder of the academic year,” stated Dr. Christopher Parker, NJCAA President & CEO. “As an association, the NJCAA exhausted all possible avenues to potentially postpone competition for both upcoming basketball championships and spring sport competition. We believe following the recommendations of the CDC is in the best interest of our member colleges and our student-athletes.”
Please feel free to contact the Herkimer College Athletic Office with any questions.