“We immediately notified all of the families and coaches that may have been affected so they could take additional precautions,” according to Swan. “In addition, that particular team will discontinue skills training until all necessary contact tracing and/or self-isolation has been completed.”
Those ages 0-19 constitute less than 9% percent of the positive cases recorded by Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County through Sunday, preliminary records show.
The 20-29 age group makes up 17.2% percent of those cases while the 30-39 age category is the highest single group at 18.7%, according to public health records.
Centerville school district officials have sanitized the facility space used by freshmen team and are working with public health officials on future steps, Swan said.
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“Because this team has not trained with any others, we are allowing our other teams to continue with conditioning and practices,” Swan said.
Skills training resumed at Centerville High School on June 1, with coaches and athletes following guidelines and recommendations from the Ohio Department of Health and Ohio High School Athletic Association, according to Swan.
This includes social distancing, avoiding physical contact with others, having sanitation stations available at each skills training session, and cleaning and sanitizing equipment and facilities.
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In addition, all coaches and athletes check in to skills training sessions electronically and complete a daily assessment of symptoms related to COVID-19, according to Swan.