HICKSVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Parents and students on Long Island rallied together Thursday in hopes of saving school sports this fall.
Nassau County‘s Council of Superintendents recently voted to postpone all high school sports until January.READ MORE: FBI Says Body Found In Grand Teton National Park Believed To Be Gabby Petito
“As a three-sport athlete, I don’t want to have to choose between playing any sports, I want to play all three,” one student said.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Timeline Of Road Trip With Fiancé Brian Laundrie, Notable Dates And Events
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Suffolk County, meanwhile, is planning to move forward with fall sports.
Football and volleyball practices in New York State can’t begin until Sept. 21, however.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is leaving it up to the districts to decide whether or not to play the season.MORE NEWS: Man Killed, 11-Year-Old And 2 Others Hurt In Shooting At Bronx Barbecue
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