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State calls time out on high school winter sports just before the first tip off

All high school sports activities have been prohibited as part of a three-week order also restricting indoor dining and most gatherings.

By Kiley Koscinski/WESA

More fans in the stands at Pa. high school sporting events

Eastern Lancaster County School District and Altoona Area School District are among those allowing up to 33% capacity in the stands.

By Julia Agos

Updated: September 24, 2020 | 5:07 am

Pennsylvania schools allowing more sports fans after court ruling

A number of districts have opted to go their own way. The Eastern Lancaster School District will allow up to 1,000 people into its stadium, and up to 148 for indoor events like girls volleyball.

By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press and Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

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Wolf relaxes restrictions on fans in stands at school sports

The revised guidance says that “spectators may attend sporting events,” but they count toward the statewide gathering limits of 25 people indoors and 250 people outdoors.

By The Associated Press

Updated: August 21, 2020 | 5:18 pm

Pennsylvania board clears fall school sports to begin

The board voted 25-5 on Friday to allow high school football, soccer, tennis, field hockey and other fall sports to go on as planned. There was no discussion.

By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

PIAA official hangs on to hope for fall sports season

On WITF's Smart Talk, executive director says protocols are in place
By Sam Dunklau


Wolf: No plan to change recommendation on school sports

The PIAA, the governing body for school sports, is making the case that fall sports can proceed safely.

By The Associated Press

PIAA wants meeting about ‘possible options’ for sports

The PIAA’s board on Friday delayed for two weeks making a decision about whether to follow Wolf’s nonbinding recommendation that youth sports be canceled until January.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press
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