Tune in this week for the premiere of a new student-produced TUTV program, Our New Normal: Athletes Cutting Through COVID, hosted by Adam Wittekind and Nick Nystedt.
Sports fans already know how COVID-19 has impacted the world of professional sports, but Our New Normal takes a closer look at how the pandemic has affected athletes at a middle school, high school and college level.
Tune in to hear how budget cuts have affected nearby school LaSalle’s baseball program. Later, the hosts speak to Temple’s Director of Campus Recreation, John Doman, to about how the pandemic has impacted everyday students using Temple’s campus recreational facilities. Next, learn what top high school athletes in the Lehigh Valley are doing to attract the attention of college coaches despite the pandemic.
Watch all this and more on the premiere airing this Thursday, January 14 at noon and 8 p.m. on TUTV.