ORU, Summit League fall sports delayed

ORU, Summit League fall sports delayed

Fall sports for Oral Roberts and the rest of the Summit League are getting pushed back until September 23 because of COVID-19, the conference announced Tuesday.

Because of he delay, it will be conference-only schedules for men’s and women’s soccer and volleyball. Competitive schedules for men’s and women’s cross country and non-championship segments for men’s and women’s golf and men’s and women’s tennis will also be delayed until September 23, as will the non-traditional seasons for baseball and softball.

New schedules will be adopted for each sport by the Joint Council in the coming weeks and released as soon as they become available. Training and practices may continue to be conducted at the discretion of each institution in accordance with NCAA regulations and local health and safety guidelines.