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    Louisiana school goes online, forfeits playoffs

    HOUMA, La. (AP) — The coronavirus outbreak has sent a Louisiana school back to online-only learning, forcing it to forfeit playoff games for both the boys’ and girls’ soccer teams. The state health department recommended closing in-person classes at H.L. Bourgeois High School based both on the number of COVID-19 cases and contact tracing that found possible exposures at the school, Terrebonne Parish Superintendent of Schools Philip Martin told The Courier. With a Mardi Gras break scheduled Feb. 15-19, students are scheduled to return to campus Feb. 22. The Louisiana High School Athletic Association website shows Friday as the girls’ soccer playoffs first-round deadline, with Feb. 11 for the boys.…

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    Virus: Louisiana school goes online, forfeits soccer playoffs

    HOUMA, La. (AP) — The coronavirus outbreak has sent a Louisiana school back to online-only learning, forcing it to forfeit playoff games for both the boys’ and girls’ soccer teams. The state health department recommended closing in-person classes at H.L. Bourgeois High School based both on the number of COVID-19 cases and contact tracing that found possible exposures at the school, Terrebonne Parish Superintendent of Schools Philip Martin told The Courier. With a Mardi Gras break scheduled Feb. 15-19, students are scheduled to return to campus Feb. 22. The Louisiana High School Athletic Association website shows Friday as the girls’ soccer playoffs first-round deadline, with Feb. 11 for the boys. Louisiana OMV makes LSU…

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