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OSAA relaxes restrictions on indoor sports; championships for spring sports in the works


April 28, 2021

Despite rising COVID numbers in Oregon, state school sports officials are opting to let kids play.

The OSAA tweeted last week that it had decided to allow resumption of indoor full-contact sports, effective Friday, April 23.

That means basketball and wrestling, which both fit that category, will be good to go when Season 4, the six-week season for winter sports, kicks off May 10.

“That’s great news for us,” said Sweet Home Athletic Director Nate Tyler. “We’re opting in. Wrestling and basketball are going to be a go for us.”

Tyler noted that even if Linn County returns to “...

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