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U.S. sees rising Covid cases associated with youth sports, CDC director says


Youth Hockey has had more positive coronavirus cases than most sports nationwide.

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The U.S. is seeing increasing reports of Covid-19 cases linked to youth sports, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Friday.

The connection between youth sports and increased coronavirus cases comes as the highly infectious B.1.1.7 variant first identified in the U.K. has become the most common Covid strain in the U.S.

In Michigan and Minnesota, there are a growing number of Covid cases linked to the B.1.1.7 variant, Walensky said, “and in both of these states, there is concern about transmission in youth sports, both…


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