Coronavirus: Jim Ned Suspends Workouts After Athlete Tests Positive


TUSCOLA, TX — After a female athlete tested positive for coronavirus, Jim Ned CISD has temporarily suspended strength and conditioning workouts for the next two weeks.

According to KTXS, the student-athlete attended workouts and sport-specific training sessions last week. The district announced the decision to suspend the program in a Facebook post.

“We have confirmed that a female athlete at Jim Ned has tested positive for COVID-19. She did attend workouts and sports specific training sessions last week.

In response, Jim Ned's administration has decided to halt the girls' summer strength and conditioning and sports-specific programs for High school and Middle school until 

Monday, July 13th. As an extra precaution, the boys' strength and conditioning and sports-specific programs will be halted until Wednesday, July 8th.

We will resume all activities for High school and Middle school athletes on those respective dates.

Thank you for your continued understanding during these concerning times."

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