Social event forces Alaska high school to close for 2 days
October 15, 2020
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A “private social event” held last Saturday has led to a 48-hour shutdown of all sports and activities for an Alaska high school, officials said.
The Anchorage School District said Friday in a letter that students from at least five Eagle River High School sports teams and activities attended the party.
The football team was placed on a 14-day quarantine, meaning the team will be forced to miss its playoff game next week against reigning state champions Soldotna.
Eagle River was supposed to play undefeated East High in its regular-season finale Saturday, but t...