April 30, 2009
The Kansas State High School Activities Association isn't ready to join other states in canceling sporting events despite two cases of swine flu in the state.
Executive director Gary Musselman says the association has kept
in contact with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment
about swine flu and will follow its lead on any action. He says
KSHSAA is taking a wait and watch approach to the virus.
The activities association will follow any directive the state
health department has regarding schools and activities, Musselman
Alabama and Texas have canceled all sporting events over
concerns about spreading swine flu. Kansas has two confirmed cases, both in Dickinson County.