Michigan State Stops Workouts Amid Positive Test

The program will pause workouts and won't start 20-hour weeks until it receives complete results from surveillance testing.

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July 23, 2020 - 11:50 am
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By The Associated Press 


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Michigan State's football team is pausing workouts after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19.

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The school said Wednesday night it was preparing to begin a 20-hour week in which athletes and staff would be in larger groups than during voluntary workouts or eight-hour weeks. It conducted surveillance COVID-19 testing recently on staff members and athletes. One staff member received a positive result.


The program will pause workouts and won't start 20-hour weeks until it receives complete results from surveillance testing.
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