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UIL canceling all tourneys has ripple effect

  • Bryson George, no longer at North Hopkins, rushes by a Cooper player at the 2018 Freeman Parish tournament. Archive
    Bryson George, no longer at North Hopkins, rushes by a Cooper player at the 2018 Freeman Parish tournament. Archive
  • Ann Dorner, now graduated, guards against an Ector player at the 2018 Cap Herman tournament. Archive
    Ann Dorner, now graduated, guards against an Ector player at the 2018 Cap Herman tournament. Archive
Going into the new school year, the future of UIL sports looked uncertain in mid-July, and when guidelines were finally announced July 21, fans could breathe a small sigh of relief. Sports would return this fall, albeit with more restrictions to protect both players and spectators. However, one of those restrictions included the canceling of all tournaments and showcases, even the anticipated…

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