Videos released Wednesday, and citizen testimony at a state Senate hearing on COVID mask restrictions, don’t agree with the Walz administration’s statement that youth sports injuries…

“We have no evidence that it is associated or has been increased by masking.”

…said Assistant state Health Commissioner Dan Huff. But Dawn Gillman with the group “Let them Play MN” says feedback they’re getting…

“39 players experienced a loss of consciousness; 20 players experienced concussions; 48 respondents reported that their child had to visit an emergency care or a doctor; 18 respondents reported their child had to visit the emergency room.”