On Monday, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that lower-risk, school-sponsored sports in all regions may begin to practice and play beginning September 21st. Lower-risk sports include; tennis, soccer, cross country, field hockey and swimming. Travel for practice or play will be prohibited outside of the school’s region or contiguous regions or counties until October 19th.
Higher-risk sports (including those with full physical contact), may begin to practice on September 21st but cannot play until a later date or December 31st. Higher-risk sports include football, wrestling, rugby, hockey and volleyball.
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