Brighton AD Questions Governor’s Sports Mask Mandate

September 11, 2020

Brighton AD Questions Governor's Sports Mask Mandate

By Tim Robinson / [email protected]

Brighton High School Athletic Director John Thompson says he’s waiting to hear from Governor Gretchen Whitmer or her staff after writing the letter which was dated Wednesday and released Thursday morning.

Currently, players in football, soccer and volleyball are required to wear masks. For a short time this week, the wording of the executive order appeared to add three sports that have been in session for a month, tennis, golf and cross country, without any warning. They were later taken off the list.

“There are a number of questions that haven’t been