SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara University Athletics is committed like all University divisions to assist in keeping our community healthy.
We continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely. As updates become available, we will post on this page and Twitter (@SCUBroncos).
MARCH 16 • 8 p.m.
Santa Clara County and five other Bay Area counties issued a 'Shelter in Place' order today directing residents to shelter at home from Tuesday, March 17 until Tuesday, April 7 when it could be amended.
This order limits activity, travel, and business functions to only those most essential for the health and safety of individuals and their families. It does permit educational institutions to continue functioning to facilitate distance learning and perform essential functions. All athletic facilities are CLOSED for any activity. The school has put measures in place to keep on-campus housing and dining services open for students who are unable to return home.
MARCH 12 • 6:15 p.m.
The West Coast Conference this evening canceled the remainder of spring sports competitions, including championship events, and formal and organized practices. This cancellation of competition will apply to all Santa Clara University intercollegiate athletic programs, regardless of their conference affiliation. Clinics and camps affiliated with Santa Clara Athletics are suspended until further notice.
Individuals and groups who have purchased tickets for an upcoming baseball, softball and women's water polo game will be refunded by contacting the Santa Clara Athletics ticket office at (408) 554-4660 or BroncoTickets@scu.edu. The deadline for a refund is May 13.
In addition to this page, please visit the Santa Clara University webpage at https://www.scu.edu/covid-19/ for updates.
MARCH 11 • 5 p.m.
At this time, all athletic competitions will take place as originally scheduled with limited attendance.
The continuation of athletic team participation is subject to consistent review by the university, department of athletics, as well as the West Coast Conference and NCAA. We will continue to work within the advised guidelines. Please know our team physicians and medical staff will continue to monitor the County of Santa Clara Public Health Department and Centers for Disease Control and Preventions (CDC) guidance to higher education guidelines.
As of this writing, there are no known cases of COVID-19 on campus.
With the order issued by the SCCPHD to limit gatherings of 1,000 or more people, Santa Clara Athletics events will continue as scheduled on campus but will be closed to the public until the end of this academic year. Only essential personnel and limited family guests will be allowed to attend.
Individuals and groups who have purchased tickets for an upcoming baseball, softball and women's water polo game will be refunded beginning Thursday, March 12, by contacting the Santa Clara Athletics ticket office at (408) 554-4660 or BroncoTickets@scu.edu. The deadline for a refund is May 13.
The University is working with the local Santa Clara County Public Health Department (SCCPHD) and will share any new information as it arises. Please check https://www.scu.edu/covid-19/ for updates.