Boardman suspends sports practices amid coronavirus concerns

Coronavirus

Boardman Local Schools are working with the Board of Health on how to proceed

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WYTV) – The Boardman Schools Athletic Department has suspended sports practices through July 6 out of caution after someone who attended a graduation party last weekend later tested positive for COVID-19.

The person is not a current student, according to a release, and they have not exhibited any symptoms of COVID-19. They were treated as part of a routine physical.

All information has been shared with the Mahoning County Health Department.

Boardman Local Schools are working with the Board of Health on how to proceed. School officials originally planned to suspend practices through June 26 but extended that to July 6 out of an abundance of caution.

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