Students in the University Of Virginia Marching Band have many reasons to celebrate. To their surprise, UVA officials had submitted an application for the Cavaliers to play in November 2015 at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Wesley Whatley, who represents the Macy’s Parade, says 175 bands applied and UVA is on the list of ten schools that were invited. The Wahoo students now has 18 months to raise the money for a trip to New York City.
Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.
The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.