Manual HS football player tests positive for COVID; next 2 games canceled as team quarantines

Manual HS football player tests positive for COVID; next 2 games canceled as team quarantines
Manual will not play the next two scheduled games against St. Xavier and Pleasure Ridge Park after a football player tested positive for COVID-19. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The Manual High School football team is quarantined after a player tested positive for COVID-19.

It is unclear when the player tested positive or where they contracted the virus, though the team last practiced together Monday.

JCPS spokesperson Renee Murphy told WAVE 3 News the team will not play the next two scheduled games against St. Xavier and Pleasure Ridge Park.

This story will be updated.

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