NASHVILLE, Tenn (WJHL)- Fall sports activities in Tennessee will proceed to face the impacts of COVID-19 this yr.
In keeping with a press launch, the Tennessee Secondary College Athletic Affiliation (TSSAA) not too long ago despatched out a memo to member colleges throughout the state forward of the upcoming faculty yr.
The press launch particulars when particular insurance policies usually are not offered at colleges, or on the faculty district degree, the TSSAA is encouraging members to observe steering from the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) with regard to face coverings, social distancing, and quarantine.
In keeping with the TSSAA, college students who check constructive for COVID-19 should obtain clearance from a medical skilled earlier than returning to sports activities. If a pupil assessments constructive for COVID-19 and subsequently receives his/her pre-participation bodily, and is cleared to play, no further clearance is required.
Coaches and college students with suspected or confirmed constructive circumstances ought to observe isolation tips from the CDC.
These new tips will hopefully present the administration of each member faculty the information wanted to make knowledgeable selections regarding their athletic packages as we proceed to battle this coronavirus.