Wright State Cuts Softball In Budget Restructuring EffortNews
Division I softball suffered its first loss of a program because of the the coronavirus pandemic.
Wright State announced Wednesday it is cutting three sports – softball, men’s tennis and women’s tennis – effectively immediately as part of the university’s overall budget restructuring efforts.
The action is part of a multiyear plan to try and stabilize operations in the midst of lower projected enrollments and declining state support. In a release, Wright State said the Covid-19 pandemic has “accelerated the need for all areas of the university to reduce expenditures. Today’s announcement is part of a plan for a $2[…]