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LAUSD's cautious approach to heat creates issues for football teams
LAUSD's cautious approach to heat creates issues for football teams

At 3:12 p.m. on Wednesday, the Los Angeles Unified School District's athletics office sent an email to the athletic directors and assistant principals from its 83 schools informing them that all outside activities and practices were canceled because of heat. Football coaches, hoping to practice in the early evening after being limited to indoor activities by the heat on Monday and no practice on Tuesday because of a professional development day, were caught by surprise. Many thought the conditions were suitable for light workouts. Ivan Moreno, the coach at Canoga Park, sent his team into a gym that had no air conditioning. "It's like 100 degrees and 60% humidity,"...

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