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National Girls & Women in Sports Day

01/19/2020 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm
JPJ

Youth Sports Festival, JPJ Upper Concourse, 1:30 – 2:45 p.m.

Women's Basketball game against Virginia Tech, 3:00 p.m.

The Youth Sports Festival will include sports stations for youth eighth grade and under to visit. Those completing all of the sports stations will receive a complimentary t-shirt. There will also be face painting, balloon artist, pop-a-shot, Plinko and a chance to meet Virginia student-athletes. The sports festival is free with admission to the game. 

Reserved single-game tickets are $8 if purchased in advance or online and $10 if purchased at the JPJ Box Office. General admission tickets are $5 if purchased in advance or online and $8 if purchased at the JPJ Box Office. Single-game courtside tickets may be purchased for $15. For more information or to purchase tickets, fans should contact the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-542-UVA1 (8821). Fans can also purchase tickets online at VirginiaSports.com or in-person at the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office in Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium.

Join us and our Department of Athletics colleagues in honoring Virginia women's lacrosse alumna Jennifer Langton during an oncourt ceremony which will take place between the first and second quarters of the game. Langton serves as Vice President of Health and Safety Initiatives for the National Football League. She manages the NFL's medical investment portfolio which supports engineering advancements and independent medical research aimed to improve the health and safety of NFL players. Langton previously served as NFL's Vice President of Business Ventures and Finance where she was responsible for strategic planning and financial management of league business units.  Before joining the NFL, she served as the Chief Financial Officer, North America of Atari. At Virginia, Langton was a four-year member of the women's lacrosse team (1994-97). In her senior season, she was presented with the Betty and Money Yates Award in recognition of service and dedication to the women's lacrosse program.

 

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