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Katy ISD Offers Football Players Additional Safety Measures

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Katy ISD is providing their football players with the option of using a new safety shield placed on their helmets in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Beginning this week, player can choose to attach the shield, created by Third Coast Shields, to their facemask.

This additional barrier is designed to reduce the spread of airborne droplets. Dan Masumura, the founder of Third Coast Shields, commends Katy High School’s coach on his dedication to the safety of his players.

The #3 Katy High School Tigers will take on #14 Tompkins Falcons Thursday night at 6 p.m. The sold out game will take place at Legacy Stadium in Katy. For those who are unable to attend, live streaming will be available via ABC13s streaming app.

SOURCES: Katy Times