The Atlantic 10 postponed fall competition to the spring, affecting fall regattas and scrimmages for the Colonials.
Eleven years after its last NCAA Tournament appearance, the team went on to defeat local rivals George Mason and secure its first-ever tournament win.
Experts said GW is at risk of losing donors, recruitment opportunities and tuition dollars from student-athletes not on scholarship.
Alumni said they are processing the “disappointing” news and extending support to current student-athletes.
Despite the precautions and adjustments Solomon made throughout the 10-day tournament, he said he is glad to experience his first taste of “normal” since March.
Rizzotti said players felt some relief that the games were rescheduled, and the squad will regroup and discuss training for the year ahead.
Transfer student-athletes said they’ve taken virtual facility tours and spoken with coaches over the phone to learn more about programs before they commit.
Some professional leagues have created funds for workers, while employers have offered to pay salaries through a certain date.
Head coaches said they’re using online videoconferencing platforms to communicate and run online workouts.
Junior infielder Hannah Eslick wacked three of GW’s homers while senior utility Faith Weber and sophomore pitcher Megan Osterhaus both tossed complete games.