CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia volleyball has announced the addition of a match against The Citadel on Friday (Sept. 18) at 6 p.m. in Memorial Gymnasium. The match will be the season opener for the Cavaliers.

Friday’s match will be streamed on ACCNX. Links to live stats and the broadcast will be available on

The match against The Citadel is the only non-conference event on the Cavaliers’ schedule this season. Friday marks the first meeting between the Bulldogs and Cavaliers. Virginia will open ACC play against Duke on October 2. The Citadel is 0-1 in 2020 after dropping its first match at Mercer by a 3-1 scoreline on Saturday.

Due to health and safety considerations in addition to the current guidelines established for sports venues by the Commonwealth of Virginia, attendance at UVA home competitions is limited to family of student-athletes and each team’s coaching staff until further notice. There is no public admission to these events and all tailgating in University parking lots is prohibited.