Michigan Athletics Announces Process for Student-Athlete Return to Sports

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The University of Michigan Athletic Department announced that football, men's basketball and women's basketball student-athletes will be welcomed back to campus starting the week of June 15 should they choose to participate in voluntary strength and conditioning workouts.
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- At this time, those are the only three sports allowed by the NCAA to participate in voluntary summer workouts.

Student-athletes will return to campus in four phases, with each group of student-athletes progressing through a detailed process to ensure the well-being, safety and ongoing health of student-athletes and staff.

"We are pleased to start the process of welcoming student-athletes back to our campus through a medical and public health-informed protocol and plan," said Warde Manuel , the Donald R. Shepherd Director of Athletics. "We continue to take the utmost care to ensure that all student-athletes and staff return to a safe and healthy environment.

"Our protocols and plans have been developed by medical experts from across U-M's campus, who have collaborated with officials at the local,…
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