ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — A norovirus outbreak among players on the Navy men’s lacrosse team has led officials to postpone the team’s game Saturday against the University of Maryland College Park.
Navy officials said both schools’ medical staffs decided to postpone the game to slow the spread of the highly-infectious virus.READ MORE: MVA's Bus Driver Day To Streamline Process For Applicants To Get Commercial License
A make-up date has not been set.Ocean City Promises "Zero Tolerance" For Lawbreakers At Unsanctioned H20i Car Event
So far, more than 30 Navy lacrosse players and staff have contracted the virus since Tuesday.
The team is having its facilities disinfected to kill the virus.MORE NEWS: New Trial Ordered For Shawn Little Convicted In Mistaken Identity Killing Of Ray Glasgow, 17
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says norovirus spreads easily and can cause vomiting and diarrhea.