Football practices suspended after player tests positive for COVID-19

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MAURY COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — Maury County Public Schools are suspending all football practices after a player tested positive yesterday.  

On Saturday, a parent reported a Columbia High School football player had come in contact with someone who had COVID-19. He was then tested and got positive results back Sunday night.   

Practices are now called off until after July 5th. This will allow a 14-day quarantine period for players.   

All students and staff who were in direct contact with this player have been notified.  

All players and staff will have to take a COVID-19 test before returning to practice.  

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(This reflects what the TDH is reporting each day at 2 p.m. CST )

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