Monongalia County Athletics on indefinite pause

County remains in red on DHHR map
Published: Sep. 9, 2020 at 11:15 PM EDT
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - While high school athletics continue across most of North Central West Virginia, student-athletes at Trinity, Clay-Battelle, University and Morgantown High have not been able to participate in games or practices this week.

All four Monongalia County teams had their Week 1 games cancelled last week.

Monogalia County remains in red in the DHHR color-coded map.

This has presented a unique challenge to coaches like Mohigan first year head man Sean Biser, who is tasked with keeping 15-18 year olds engaged in Zoom meetings and at home workouts without knowing when they will be able to play again.

“That’s one thing that athletics gave our kids was a sense of normalcy,” Biser said. “Now that that’s gone, a lot of kids have said they have reverted back to the way it was in the spring. We’ve come so far since then.”

Catch Biser’s full interview this Friday on Fitfth Quarter extra on Fox 10 at 11:35 p.m.

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