By: KDKA-TV News Staff
MECHANICSBURG (KDKA) – The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association has released a new mask mandate prior to the start of spring sports.READ MORE: Gov. Tom Wolf Orders U.S., Commonwealth Flags To Half-Staff For Former Vice President Walter Mondale
The board’s members agreed that if outdoor athletes can maintain six feet distance that masks will not be required.READ MORE: EU Regulator Finds Possible Link Between J&J Vaccine And Blood Clots, But Says Benefits Outweigh Risks
However, if that is not the case, face-coverings will be required.
The board also agreed to several other guidelines before spring sports begin.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Department Reports 4,577 New Coronavirus Cases, 77 More Deaths
You can check out the full list of requirements on their website.