Rep. Cline Urges Governor Northam to Allow More Fans at Outdoor High School Sports

March 4, 2021

Everyone is excited about the return of high school football, but the Governor’s directive allowing only 250 fans to be present at an outdoor stadium that holds thousands is insufficient. Every student-athlete deserves the opportunity to play the sport he or she loves while being safely cheered on by their family and friends, especially during a time that has taken a significant mental toll on our Nation’s youth. And as several fall sports kicked off a welcomed spring season this past week, I wrote to the Governor today urging him to revise his Executive Order to enable more spectators at high school outdoor sporting events. To read the full letter click here: