HIGH SCHOOLS: NCHSAA releases new sports schedule; football starts in February

Published Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

Football limited to 7 games, most other sports will be able to schedule up to 14 games   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL — High school football will be moved to February, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) announced on Wednesday when it released a proposed athletic calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. The NCHSAA Board of …

HIGH SCHOOLS: NCHSAA says it hopes to have a plan by August 17

Published Thursday, August 6th, 2020

State remains in Phase 2 regarding COVID-19 until at least Sept. 11   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) said Thursday it will again delay the start of sports. The following statement by NCHSAA Commissioner Que Tucker was released by email: “At his press conference on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, Governor …

NCHSAA: Schools can move into Phase Two on Monday

Published Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Move will now allow balls to be used in workouts; no date yet for return of playing events   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – Phase Two of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) guidance for schools about summer conditioning and workouts begins on Monday. The NCHSAA Board of Directions voted on July 23 to invoke Phase …

HIGH SCHOOLS: NCHSAA delays start of fall sports until at least Sept. 1

Published Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Each local school system must follow guidelines and develop way  to finalize return of sports   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – A day after Gov. Roy Cooper announced guidelines for reopening of schools, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) on Wednesday extended its delay of fall sports. In a press release, NCHSAA officials said these decisions …

HIGH SCHOOLS: Gov. Cooper says Plan B will be used to reopen schools

Published Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

NCHSAA begins working on guidelines and local school systems face decision on making it all work   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) Commissioner Que Tucker issued the following statement on Tuesday after Gov. Roy Cooper announced an update on the state’s plan for reopening schools. Cooper said Plan B — which …