Thursday’s women’s soccer game between No. 1 North Carolina and No. 10 Virginia has been postponed because of roster depletion among the Cavaliers caused by the coronavirus and injuries, the schools announced Wednesday.
The game between two of the most successful programs in women’s soccer is the first involving ACC teams that has been postponed this season. The ACC is one of four conferences playing women’s soccer in the fall, along with the Big 12, SEC and Sun Belt.
North Carolina coach Anson Dorrance said it was evident watching Virginia’s win over Miami on Sunday that the Cavaliers were without several regular starters. He said Cavaliers coach Steve Swanson called Monday to say Virginia would not be able to make the trip to Chapel Hill for