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The Role Of School Sports In A Pandemic

The pandemic has disrupted most programs that help keep kids out of trouble. For Oakland’s rougher neighborhoods, that includes school sports like football.

KQED’s Marco Siler-Gonzales tells us about a high school in Oakland and how its football team could’ve saved a life.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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