“Cluster” of CMU football team tests positive for COVID-19

"Cluster" of CMU football team tests positive for COVID-19.
"Cluster" of CMU football team tests positive for COVID-19.(KKCO)
Published: Sep. 9, 2020 at 2:59 PM MDT|Updated: Sep. 14, 2020 at 10:57 AM MDT
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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. A “cluster” of CMU football players have tested positive for COVID-19, that’s according to officials at CMU.

President Tim Foster says positive tests on campus are fully expected, but the school will continue to work hard to test, contact trace and quarantine.

Within each team is what they call a “family unit,” and if one person tests positive then that entire group has to be quarantined. Officials say they will get in contact with the people they’ve been around.

As of now, the football teams Oct. 10 game is still on the radar.

SummitWest Care Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring will be helping to care for symptomatic and COVID positive students.

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