CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.- Director of track and field and cross country Bryan Fetzer released the track and field schedule for the 2018-19 season on Tuesday (Nov. 27). The Cavaliers will host three regular-season meets in the month of April in addition to the ACC Outdoor Championships in May.
The Cavaliers start the indoor season at the Nittany Lion Challenge (Jan. 12) in State College, Pa., before traveling to the Keydet Invitational (Jan. 18-19) in Lexington, Va., and the Columbia Challenge (Jan. 25-26) in New York, N.Y.  
After opening the month of February at the Liberty Flames Invite (Feb. 2), Virginia will send a split squad to the Tiger Paw Invite (Clemson, S.C.) and the Iowa State Classic (Ames, Iowa) on Feb. 8-9 and the JDL DMR Invitational (Winston Salem, N.C.) and the Alex Wilson Invitational (Notre Dame, Ind.) on Feb. 16.
Virginia will close the indoor season with the ACC Indoor Championships (Feb. 21-23) in Blacksburg, Va., before heading to the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 8-9) in Birmingham Ala.
Virginia opens outdoor competition on the road, traveling to the Williamsburg, Va., to compete against William & Mary and George Mason (March 16) in a tri-meet. The distance runners will travel to the Raleigh Relays (March 29), while the remaining squad heads to the Fred Hardy Invitational (March 29-30) in Richmond, Va.
The Cavaliers will return home for the remainder of the regular season, hosting a quad meet with Maryland, Pitt and the West Virginia women’s team (April 6). The Virginia Challenge is scheduled for April 19-20, while the Virginia Grand Prix is scheduled for April 26-27.
Virginia will serve as conference host for the ACC Outdoor Championships (May 9-11), before sending athletes to the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 23-25) in Jacksonville, Fla., and the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 5-8) in Austin, Texas.
Day                                Date                  Event
Saturday                        Jan. 12              Nittany Lion Challenge (State College, Pa.)                      
Friday-Saturday             Jan. 18-19         Keydet Invitational (Lexington, Va.)                                 
Friday-Saturday             Jan. 25-26         Columbia Challenge (New York, N.Y.)
Saturday                        Feb. 2                Liberty Flames Invite (Lynchburg, Va.)
Friday-Saturday             Feb. 8-9             Tiger Paw Invite (Clemson, S.C.)
Friday-Saturday             Feb. 8-9             Iowa State Classic (Ames, Iowa)   
Saturday                        Feb. 16              JDL DMR Invitational (Winston Salem, N.C.)
Saturday                        Feb. 16              Alex Wilson Invitational (South Bend, Ind.)
Thursday-Saturday        Feb. 21-23         ACC Indoor Championships (Blacksburg, Va.)
Friday-Saturday             March 8-9          NCAA Indoor Championships (Birmingham, Ala.)
Day                                Date                  Event
Saturday                        March 16           W&M Triangular (Williamsburg, Va.)
Friday                            March 29            Raleigh Relays (Raleigh, N.C.)
Friday-Saturday             March 29-30      Fred Hardy Invitational (Richmond, Va.)
Saturday                        April 6               UVA vs. Maryland, Pitt, West Virginia (W) (Charlottesville, Va.)
Friday-Saturday             April 19-20         Virginia Challenge (Charlottesville, Va.)
Friday-Saturday             April 26-27         Virginia Grand Prix (Charlottesville, Va.)
Thursday-Saturday        May 9-11           ACC Outdoor Championships (Charlottesville, Va.)
Thursday-Saturday        May 23-25         NCAA East Preliminary Round (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Wednesday-Saturday    June 5-8              NCAA Championships (Austin, Texas)