Gov. Greg Abbott initiated phase three of Texas’ plan to reopen on Wednesday, which allows virtually all businesses to operate at 50 percent capacity.
Professional and collegiate sports were allowed to hold events at 25 percent capacity prior to the third phase. Events are now allowed to operate at 50 percent capacity. However, the stadiums and leagues must a safety plan to the state for approval.
The new phases do not mention high school extra-curricular activities, but the UIL has set forth plans for the summer for high school athletics.
The League allows high schools to start strength and conditioning programs on June 8, with guidelines given by the CDC and local government.
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