Freeman: The Safety of our Scholar Athletes First

Morehouse Forced to Cancel Football Due to COVID

Sam Crenshaw
June 28, 2020 - 10:49 am
Morehouse College Football
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On Friday June 26,2020, the President of Morehouse, David Thomas released a statement stating that fall sports for Morehouse College this year will be canceled. That includes their cross country and football program.

 

Sam Crenshaw and Greg Clarkson talked to the head football coach of Morehouse College, Rich Freeman.  

 

Coach Freeman was asked by Sam Crenshaw about arriving to the decision to canceling the season of cross country and football. He said this came from their leadership of Morehouse, President David Thomas. Coach Freeman applauded the forward thinking of the president for caring for the safety and health of their student athletes and the community at large.

 

Freeman said, “it speaks to the fact that we definitely care and have immense concern for our students. And it should be a platform for others in collegiate athletics, in sports period to really take a close look at.”