NCHSAA: First draft of realignment released

Published Thursday, December 10th, 2020

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) has released the first draft of proposed conferences for the school years 2021-2025. They were released by email on Thursday morning. The NCHSAA staff formed the conferences. HobbsDailyReport.com will update this story after reviewing the proposed conferences. FIRST DRAFT: FIRST-DRAFT_2021-2025_ConfAlign-12-10-20

NCHSAA: Realignment data says 8 area schools will change classification

Published Friday, December 4th, 2020

Draughn headed to 1A, Foard back up to 3A, Alex Central will be 4A   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – Eight high schools currently in Greater Hickory area conferences will change classifications in the next statewide realignment. East Lincoln, Lake Norman Charter and North Lincoln from the South Fork 2A will go 3A. Draughn will drop to 1A …

NCHSAA: Video details process, info on next statewide realignment

Published Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

Average daily membership (ADMs) still a key, but State Cup points enter equation   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) released an 11-minute video (https://www.nchsaa.org/schools/schools-main-page/conferences/realignment-information) on Tuesday that details work being done on the next statewide realignment. The next realignment will be for the school years of 2021-2025 and starts on …

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 …