UConn canceled its 2020-2021 football season Wednesday, becoming the first FBS program to suspend football because of the coronavirus pandemic, as other schools had taken the Huskies off their schedules and the governor was reluctant to allow UConn to travel to states with high infection rates.
High schools are scrambling to fill their football schedules for the upcoming season. After the McLennan county health authority rescinded the order delaying the start of in-person classes and on-campus activities.
Several McLennan County superintendents say they still have questions after a meeting Monday with Dr.Farley Verner, the medical authority responsible for the order pushing back the in-person start date for schools.
When Colorado Rockies outfielder Garrett Hampson robbed Texas Rangers lead-off hitter Shin-Soo Choo of a home run in the first inning, players in the Colorado dugout were easily audible from the working press area near the top of the stadium.
Valley Mills ISD is included in the order from the McLennan County Health District, which pushes back when students can return to school and when sports can start, but the majority of Valley Mills students live in Bosque County.
Lance Lynn recorded nine strikeouts, and Rougned Odor’s RBI double in the sixth inning was the only offense in the Texas Rangers’ 1-0 win over the Colorado Rockies in the first-ever game at Globe Life Field.
The American Southwest Conference Council of Presidents announced today (July 24th) a decision to delay conference-scheduled competition and championship events for fall championship sports with anticipation of resuming ASC competition and tournaments in spring 2021.
When the Texas Rangers take the field for the first time Friday night at Globe Life Stadium, the only fans in attendance may seem a bit flat. That’s because they will be cardboard cutouts, provided by Major League Baseball, decked out in Rangers gear.
A university official said seating at the Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium will be reduced to 50% to facilitate social distancing, meaning around 50,000 Longhorns could potentially be seated in stands this fall.