By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Public Schools said the City League girls basketball season is on hold due to coronavirus cases and quarantine protocols.READ MORE: Pa. State Senator Working On Legislation To Make It A Requirement To Test For Legionella In Buildings
The district said Friday that players and coaches on five teams are quarantining due to positive coronavirus cases.READ MORE: School Leaders Call On State Legislature To Make Bigger Investment In Education
PPS says two people associated with Pittsburgh Allderdice tested positive for COVID-19. The team recently played Pittsburgh Brashear, Obama and Perry. Coaches and players from the four teams will quarantine for 14 days.
The district said a separate case of coronavirus is impacting a person linked to Pittsburgh Westinghouse. Players and coaches are also now quarantining for 14 days.MORE NEWS: Moderna Says Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is 96 Percent Effective In Children 12 To 17 Years Old
“Due to the number of teams on hold, the District will evaluate the possibility of continuing the remainder of the Girls Basketball Season,” PPS said in a release.