DAPER cancels varsity athletics after March 15

The Department of Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation announced March 11 that the 2020 spring sports season will be canceled effective March 15 in response to the Institute’s decision to move to online instruction. 

Events that continue through the weekend will be limited to 150 spectators. MIT teams will also be unable to participate in winter championships for the teams who qualified, including NCAA track and field, swimming and diving, and fencing. 

Intramural sports will be suspended for the remainder of the spring semester effective March 13, and all club practices, games, and events will also be suspended March 15.