7 UpFront: MHSAA Executive Director on sports returning during COVID-19 pandemic

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Posted at 6:38 PM, Sep 11, 2020

(WXYZ) — Michigan ended with the week with a rising number of COVID-19 cases, just as kids are getting back to school and student-athletes are preparing to resume competition.

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The Michigan High School Athletic Association has released its guidelines for what kids need to do when they take the field.

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They are also keeping a close eye on the situation, watching for any possible outbreaks.

Executive Director Mark Uyl joined us for our 7 UpFront segment to talk about what they're doing and what concerns they have.

You can see our entire interview with him in the video player above.