NORFOLK, Va. — Author's note: The video above is on file from January 2020.
UPDATE: The Norfolk Admirals ice hockey games against Jacksonville that were planned for Jan. 7 and 8 were canceled by the ECHL.
The games couldn't go on because of health and safety protocols, according to a post on the Admirals' Facebook page.
The announcement came the same day that the Virginia Department of Health added more than 18,000 new coronavirus cases state-wide, and the highest level of COVID-19 hospitalizations to date.
The league hasn't set makeup dates for the games.
People who had tickets will have them honored for the rescheduled matches. Here are the make-up dates:
- vs JAX. - Tuesday, March 29
- vs JAX. - Wednesday, March 30
- vs JAX. - Friday, April 1
- vs JAX. - Saturday, April 2
- vs JAX. - Sunday, April 3 (5:00 pm)