Texas' spring sports postseason schedule altered by swine flu outbreak

Updated: April 30, 2009, 9:15 PM ET
By Jeff Miller | Special to ESPNRISE.com

LANCASTER, Texas -- Thursday ended the latest four-day period of statewide testing in high schools across Texas. It's called the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills, better known as "TAKS."

And, yes, it has been a taxing week for folks like senior discus thrower Chasity Thomas of Lancaster High School.

Thomas finished sixth at last year's state meet as a junior and was looking forward to improving on that in a few weeks, after officially qualifying in a regional meet scheduled ...

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