School board explores sports practices, cuts gymnastics program

June 17, 2020

An aerial view of the new school construction by County Road 8 in Tyler. The view is from the north side of the building.

By Mark Wilmes

RTR High School Principal Dan Bettin went over the cur­rent guidelines for beginning practices for sports at the high school during last week’s vir­tual RTR School Board meeting. Bettin told the board that RTR Certified Athletic Trainer Aaron Sattler outlined three phases of easing back into athletics.

“We’re going to start with phase one beginning on June 15,” Bettin said. “We’re going to require all coaches and players to come in door 6…

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