The Centennial High School varsity football team has been disbanded for the 2017 season, according to a news release from the Howard County Public School System on Friday afternoon.
The decision was made after a meeting at the school between coaches, athletics and activities manager Jean Vanderpool, school and Howard County administrators, and student athletes and parents on Thursday.
It’s an unprecedented decision regarding a Howard County varsity football team. The conclusion was made because a “lack of sufficient players and concern for student safety made this a necessary decision,” according to the release.
According the release, juniors have been granted a waiver...