Virginia Tech head football coach Frank Beamer and University of Virginia coach Mike London embrace at midfield after the Hokie's beat the Cavaliers 23-20, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2015 in Charlottesville in what would be Beamer's last game with the in-state rivals as he retired at the end of the season.
Old Dominion's Brandan Stith dunks in the first half against VCU, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at the Constant Center in Norfolk.
Western Branch's Connor Epley slides safely into third base ahead of the tag by Cox's South Trimble during the Bruins' 5-2 win, Saturday, May 26, 2017 at Western Branch High School in Chesapeake.
Norfolk Christian's Baraka Florence slides safely into home during the Ambassadors' 19-2 rout over Norfolk Collegiate in the TCIS quarterfinals, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Lakewood Park in Norfolk.
Kempsville shortstop Drew Duplain dives for a ball that would drop in for a base hit during the Chiefs' 8-0 win over Gloucester in the 5A South Region quarterfinals, Monday, May 29, 2017 at Hickory High School.
Tides manager Ron Johnson throws his hat into the stands, which has become customary, after being ejected in his team's 2-1 win over Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Thursday, July 26, 2017 at Harbor Park in Norfolk.
Pawtucket third baseman Jantzen Witte runs out of room on a foul ball off the bat of Norfolk's Christian Walker, Friday, June 3, 2016 at Harbor Park in Norfolk.
Maury's Jacob Radford shows the ball to the umpire after putting the tag on James Deloatch as the Commodores upend No. 1 Granby 2-1, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at ODU in Norfolk.
A Tides gameday worker yawns on Opening Night against Gwinnett, Monday, April 10, 2017 at Harbor Park in Norfolk.
Norfolk Christian's Rilee Jones, center, is mobbed by teammates after belting a three-run homerun in the top of the fifth inning but fell to Nansemond-Suffolk 4-3 in the TCIS semifinal, Thursday, May 12, 2016 in Suffolk.
The Greenbrier Christian Gators celebrate their 8-7 walkoff win over Atlantic Shores to claim the VISAA state baseball championship, Sunday, May 22, 2016 in Petersburg.
While on-deck, Norfolk's Chris Johnson greets his 18-month-old son Greyson and wife Tia in a 6-1 loss to Durham, Sunday, July 2, 2017 at Harbor Park in Norfolk.
Tides teammates celebrate with Johnny Giavotella after he hit a walk-off two-run triple to beat Charlotte in the rubber match of their series, Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Harbor Park in Norfolk.
Tides third baseman Chris Johnson, right, home plate umpire Jerry Riggs, left, and Louisville manager Delino Deshields watch as the ball slowly rolls foul during the Tides' 3-1 win, Thursday, June 29, 2017 at Harbor Park in Norfolk.
Tides second baseman stands in short right field while playing the shift defense against Scranton's Jake Cave, Monday, July 24, 2017 at Harbor Park in Norfolk. Cave is a Hampton native.
Tides centerfielder Chris Dickerson hauls in a fly ball off the bat of Gwinnett's Ozzie Albies in the first inning of their 8-2 loss, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Harbor Park in Norfolk.
Rip Tide, mascot for the Triple-A Norfolk Tides, stands in the dugout before taking the field to entetain the crowd in a game against Rochester, Tuesday, May 9, 2016.
Tides catcher Francisco Pena tags out Louisville's Jesse Winker after centerfielder Craig Gentry threw a strike to home during the Tides' 4-3 walk off win, Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Harbor Park.
As a teammate celebrates skyward, an excited Landstown's Trinity Sudderth celebrates after her goal tied the match 1-1 in the closing seconds of their draw against Cox, Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Cox high School in Virginia Beach.
Norfolk's Louis Leblanc, center, celebrates his power play goal that tied the game 1-1 late in the first period in a game against Bridgeport, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk. (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)
Admirals goalie Dustin Tokarski watches the puck go into net for a Wilkes-Barre/Scranton goal to tie the game at two, Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at Scope in Norfolk.
Norfolk's Maxime Sauve, center, is restrained by referee John Grandt after mixing it up with Manchester's Hunter Bishop, left, in a physical first period, Friday, December 19, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.
Old Dominion's Trey Freeman (20) is mobbed by teammates after hitting the game-winning shot at the buzzer to beat Murray State 72-69 in an NCAA college basketball game in the National Invitation Tournament, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 in Norfolk, Va. (AP Photo/Jason Hirschfeld)
Old Dominion's Kalu Ezikpe dunks during the Monarchs' 76-53 win over Morgan State, Saturday, December 22, 2018 at the Ted Constant Center in Norfolk.
ODU Lady Monarchs head basketball coach, Karen Barefoot, reacts to an officials call late in the second half of their 63-46 loss, Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the Constant Center in Norfolk
Old Dominion's Destinee Young, right, reacts to Jennie Simms, left, after Simms was fouled on the play and made the basket anyway in a game against Middle Tennessee, Nov. 18, 2016 at the Constant Center in Norfolk
Old Dominion's Ahmad Caver shoots a free throw in a game against James Madison, Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Constant Center in Norfolk.
Old Dominion's B.J. Stith dunks the ball over the backs of teammate Kalu Ezikpe, left, and Western Kentucky's Jared Savage during the first half, Saturday, January 5, 2019 at the Constant Center in Norfolk.
Old Dominion's Odegua Oigbokie is introduced before the start of the Lady Monarchs' game against Norfolk State, Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 at the Constant Center in Norfolk. ODU won 65-54.
Clad in pink, the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs are introduced to the crowd before the start of the 'Hoops For The Cure' game against Charlotte, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 at the Constant Center in Norfolk. ODU won 94-85.
Norfolk State's Jordan Butler walks dejectedly off the court after during North Carolina Central's 50-47 win to claim the MEAC title, Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Scope in Norfolk, VA.
ODU's Marsharee Neely, left, and teammate Nick Wright celebrate in the student section after knocking off VCU 73-70 to claim the CAA regular season championship, Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010 at the Constant Center in Norfolk.
The Old Dominion University football team takes the field prior to the start of their NCAA college football game against University of North Carolina, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 in Norfolk, Va.
Virginia Tech's Hezekiah Grimsely, left, nearly intercepts a pass intended for Old Dominion's Justice Davila during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Norfolk, Va.
Old Dominion's Oshane Ximines reacts after a first down during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Norfolk, Va. Old Dominion won 49-35.
Cox's Carson DiNardo is hoisted in the air by teammate Cameron Wallace after DiNardo hit the go-ahead field goal with 2.6 seconds on the clock in the Falcon's 38-35 win over the Knights, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 at Kellam High School in Virginia Beach.
Cox's Carter Kovalcheck, in white, reacts after dropping a pass intended for him late in the second quarter as Ocean Lakes defenders (L to R) Corey Taylor, Treavonn (cq) Brandon and Devontae Colona, look on, Friday, September 9, 2011 at the Sportsplex in Virginia Beach.
The Deep Creek defensive line is shown in practice, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2017 at Deep Creek High School in Chesapeake.
Norfolk State's Mike Privott jumps in the air to celebrate after sacking Charleston Southern quarterback Malcolm Dixon, Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Dick Price Stadium in Norfolk. Charleston Southern won 20-12.
Ocean Lakes' Aaron Poore reacts after losing the state football championship to L.C. Bird, Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Scott Stadium on the campus at University of Virginia.
An official reacts after they converge to determine whether or not a player was down in a game featuring Norfolk State University and Morgan State, Saturday, Nov, 5, 2016.
Bishop Sullivan's Jake Low appears to cross the plane but was ruled out of bounds during their 16-6 loss to nationally ranked IMG Academy, Saturday, Nov. 20, 2016 at the Sportsplex in Virginia Beach.
Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon signs an autograph during the team's NFL football training camp in Richmond, Va., Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015.
Lake Taylor's Marquis Poole, center, leads the Titans onto the filed prior to the start of their game against Monacan, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 at Lake Taylor High School in Norfolk. (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)
The Old Dominion University football team runs out on the field to the 40th consecutive sellout crowd prior to the start of ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.
UNC's Jordan Brown (2) runs for a first down against the Old Dominion defense in the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 in Norfolk, Va.
King's Fork's Darran Butts breaks past Indian River's Demetri Payne, center, and Isaiah Hyman for a first quarter touchdown, Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 at King's Fork High School in Suffolk.
Ocean Lakes' Iniko Tauti upends Kellam's Kevin Swihart for a loss of yardage during second quarter action, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 at Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach.
After taking the field in their season opener, Salem's Jacob Bryant, bottom center, faceplants as the Sun Devils take the field prior to the start of their game against Ocean Lakes, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 at Salem High School in Virginia Beach.
Old Dominion's Jeremy Cox celebrates his touchdown with fans that would seal their 51-35 win over Southern Mississippi, Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.
Cox's Tayvion Robinson finds yardage in the backfield during the Falcons' 28-24 loss to Tallwood, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 at Tallwood High School in Virginia Beach.
UNC's Jordan Brown (2) finds a seam past Old Dominion's Sean Carter (31) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 in Norfolk, Va.
The sun sets during the King's Fork at Hickory football game, Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 at Hickory High School in Chesapeake.
The student section at VCU celebrates a win over St. Louis, Feb. 11, 2013 in Richmond, Va.
Grassfield's Erika Anderson, right, hits a winner past Western Branch's Michelle Debroux during the Grizzlies' 3-0 sweep, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 at Western Branch High School in Chesapeake.
Cox’s Daniel Hurley hits a winner against Thomas Dale defenders in the state semifinal match, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at Cox High School in Virginia Beach.
Todd Jarvis, of Virginia Beach, emerges front the surf after he determined that the currents were too hard to surf in as Hurricane Sandy pounded the Virginia coastline, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 in Virginia Beach, Va.
Grassfield's Grant Holloway, left, lunges for the finish line to win the 500-meter relay during the indoor track championships, Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 in Hampton.
Norfolk State's Kyle O'Quinn walks dejectedly off the court after NSU's 93-84 overtime loss to North Carolina A&T, Saturday, December 5, 2009 at Echols Hall in Norfolk.
Great Bridge's Conrad Edler performs off of the diving board during their district meet, Thursday, January 10, 2012 at the Great Bridge Swim & Racquet Club in Chesapeake.
Roger Altby, an Army veteran and amputee warms up on the driving range. Altby lost his leg after an IED explosion in Iraq and now golfs "because it's peaceful".
Olympic gold medalist LaShawn Merritt goes through a workout, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2013 in Norfolk, Va. Merritt had his two-year substance ban reduced to 21-months, allowing him to compete last summer at the world track and field championships.
First Colonial's Rowan Ennis, center with face, and teammate Emily Guimond embrace after First Colonial beat James Madison in five-sets to claim the Group 6A girls volleyball championship, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 at the Siegel Center in Richmond.
The Great Bridge Cross Country team emerges from the top of a hill before the start of a meet, Tuesday, May 9, 2015 in Chesapeake.
The Norfolk State University men's basketball team waits in the tunnel to be introduced prior to the start of their home opener against Shenandoah, Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016 at Echols Hall in Norfolk.
Tomas Båbek, of the Czech Republic, rides during the Road Circuit Training portion of the UCI Road World Championships cycling races in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015.
Ocean Lakes' Bretton Mann, top, wrestles Liberty's (Pa.) Dan Castro in the 152lb match on the opening day of the Virginia Duals wrestling tournament, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 at Hampton Coliseum
A diving Old Dominion goalkeeper Alex Tiesenhausen can't stop a shot by Stetson's Ian McCauley as Stetson took a 1-0 lead early in the match, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016 at ODU in Norfolk.
Old Dominion teammates celebrate their 1-0 win over Charlotte to claim the C-USA soccer championship, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017 in Norfolk.
Old Dominion's Ahmad Caver shoots past Christopher Newport's Brock Geiman during the Monarchs' 101-46 exhibition win, Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017 at the Constant Center in Norfolk.
Princess Anne's Jayna Francis soars and drills a winner past Atlee's Olivia Guridy and Brianna Brown, right, during the Cavaliers' three-set sweep in the Class 5 state semifinal, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 at Princess Anne High School in Virginia Beach.
Hickory's Ashley Trotter celebrates with a teammate in the Hawks' 3-1 over Nansemond River, Thursday, May 18, 2018 at Hickory High School in Chesapeake.
First Colonial teammates celebrate after knocking off No. 1 Granby 8-2 to advance to the state championship, Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Kellam High School in Virginia Beach.
Old Dominion's B.J. Stith glances at James Madison head coach Louis Rowe after Stith drained a three-pointer in ODU's rout, Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Constant Center in Norfolk.