UMBC Athletic Director Brian Barrio On Navigating Through Pandemic 

Stan “The Fan” Charles and Gary Stein talk with UMBC athletic director Brian Barrio about his first months on the job, the challenges of navigating the Retrievers through the pandemic and some of the changes he sees moving forward.

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UMBC’s Brian Barrio, Pete Caringi On America East’s Decision To Postpone Fall Sports

UMBC men’s soccer coach Pete Caringi wasn’t surprised the America East postponed fall sports. “I was actually pleased that they announced it when they did because any longer and it continues to get … the players’ hopes up,” Caringi said. “It’s very disappointing but understandable.”

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UMBC’s And America East’s Fall Sports Competitions Postponed For Duration Of First Semester

America East has postponed all fall sports for the first semester. “We are heartbroken for our student-athletes and coaches … who now face a fall without intercollegiate competition,” UMBC athletic director Brian Barrio said. “The emotional and mental impact of that loss is considerable.”

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