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Spring college athletes find hope, difficulties in extra year of eligibility
NORTHWOODS - College athletes facing cancelled spring seasons due to COVID-19 will get an extra year of eligibility.

Dealing with that disruption this season is still proving to be a challenge for many.

Lakeland Union graduate Kav FitzPatrick is part of UW Madison's cross country and track and field teams.

He and his teammates were preparing for indoor championships to cap off the winter season before the cancellations hit.

FitzPatrick is trying to stay in shape by running at home, but he says it's not the same.Read More

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Coaches stay connected to students at home through social media
Phillips sophomore scored 1000th point, named Marawood North Player of the Year
Parker Retzlaff represents Northwoods in ARCA Series
WIAA suspends spring sports after Gov. Evers' executive order
Lakeland's Ouimette commits to St. Norbert
Tomahawk field renovations close to fundraising target

Tokyo Olympics rescheduled to July 23-August 8 in 2021
TOKYO - TOKYO (AP) " The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games.

Tokyo organizers said Monday the opening ceremony will take place on July 23, 2021 " almost exactly one year after the games were due to start.

"The schedule for the games is key to preparing for the games," Tokyo organizing committee president Yoshiro Mori said. "This will only accelerate our progress."

Last week, the IOC and Japanese organizers postponed the Olympics until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Masters Golf Tournament postponed

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