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.

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The board’s members agreed that if outdoor athletes can maintain six feet distance that masks will not be required.

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However, if that is not the case, face-coverings will be required.

The board also agreed to several other guidelines before spring sports begin.

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You can check out the full list of requirements on their website.