CHAMBERSBURG – School officials cancelled the varsity football scrimmage after a player tested positive for the coronavirus.
“In an abundance of caution we are cancelling the varsity football scrimmage scheduled for tonight, September 18th at 7:00 PM due to a football player testing positive for Covid-19,” the school said in a statement.
— Chambersburg Area School District (@CASDNews) September 18, 2020
The player reportedly exhibited symptoms five days ago and last attended practice seven days ago.
The school said they will deploy contact tracing in collaboration with the Department of Health and Wellspan