East Webster football

Quarterback Steven Betts and the East Webster football team will get back on the field for competition on October 23 against rival Eupora.

After the school and athletic programs have done everything in their power to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) over the last few months, two weeks ago saw it all come crashing down. Three positive cases on the football team shut the program down for two weeks due to state protocols and the CDC’s advisement. Other positive cases within the school caused East Webster to shut down entirely for a week.

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