Sophia Eppolito, Associated Press | Updated Aug 9th - 8:43pm
At a mostly white high school near Salt Lake City, the steps leading to the football field are covered in red handprints, arrows and drawings of Native American men in headdresses meant to represent the mascot, the Braves. “Welcome to the Dark Side” and “Fight like a Brave” are scrawled next to images of teepees, a tomahawk and a dream catcher.
The Utah High School Activities Association board of trustees unanimously approved a motion that will allow fall sports to play out as classes return to in-person classes in districts across the state, the group announced during a board meeting held via Zoom conferencing Thursday morning.
The Rocky Mountain Showcase, hosted by Jam On It events, was canceled by the health department after a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus was discovered, the health department said in a statement.