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Rutgers football player Peyton Powell to transfer over COVID vaccine mandate

A Rutgers University soccer participant introduced Tuesday that he is transferring from the school in excess of its COVID-19 vaccine requirement.

Peyton Powell, a defensive conclude who joined the staff in December 2019, reported in a tweet that the vaccine mandate still left him with “no other selection but to enter my title into the transfer portal.”

A Texas native, Powell started in Baylor’s 2019 recruiting class, noted, in advance of transferring to Rutgers, where by he never obtained any actively playing time.

Powell was not detailed on Rutgers’ roster at the begin of this summer’s teaching camp, the publication claimed, citing mentor Greg Schiano.

Rutgers University very last March announced its coronavirus vaccine need for all college students ahead of they return for the fall semester.

At the time, the New Jersey college was thought to have been the very first in the nation to challenge such a mandate.

Former Rutgers defensive close Peyton Powell reported he experienced “no other preference but to enter my identify into the transfer portal.”
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