Bearden basketball players adjust to playing with limited attendance, no student section


Olivia Knowling, Staff Writer

Due to the recent influx of Covid-19 cases in Knoxville and the surrounding areas, the Knox County School board has increased their safety precautions at all indoor sporting events.

Though these regulations have constrained teams and families, both the boys and girls teams have chosen to make the most of this tough situation and persevere in order to make the most of their season.

These regulations state that the only fans allowed into games are immediate household family members of players. This has vastly decreased the number of fans in the crowd, consequently completely changing game dynamics. This new set of rules has forced the players to readjust and get comfortable with a much different game environment.

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