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MSU lacrosse player tests positive for COVID-19

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A Missouri State University lacrosse player tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday morning, head coach Donnie Curran confirmed to The Standard. It is the first confirmed case with ties to the university.

The male player tested positive Saturday morning but felt sick for about two weeks prior to the positive test, according to Curran. Curran said the player competed in the Bears’ most recent game against the University of Minnesota Duluth on March 10.