Gophers volleyball postpones 2nd straight matchup due to COVID-19 concerns
The University of Minnesota women’s volleyball team has had a series postponed for the second straight weekend due to COVID-19, the program announced on Thursday.
The Gophers were originally scheduled to travel for a series against Ohio State from March 5-6, but COVID-19 concerns arose in Minnesota’s locker room.
SCHEDULE UPDATE— Minnesota Volleyball (@GopherVBall) March 4, 2021
The matches this weekend have been postponed due to COVID concerns within our program. See the announcement here.https://t.co/ZqrSVZSAv5
Minnesota’s matchup the previous weekend against Michigan was called off as well after COVID-19 issues cropped up among the Wolverines.
Ohio State and Minnesota will work with the Big Ten to reschedule if a window becomes available by the end of the season.
The Gophers’ next series will come March 12-13, when they’re scheduled to host Illinois.