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 …

HIGH SCHOOLS: NCHSAA says it can’t yet put fall plan in place

Published Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

Commissioner gives updates, but COVID-19 still impacting all high school sports   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) can’t yet say when high school athletes will be able to play games this fall. In a Zoom session with the media that began at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, NCHSAA Commissioner Que Tucker …

HIGH SCHOOLS: NCHSAA says workouts can begin on Monday

Published Monday, June 8th, 2020

Dead period ends June 15, but local  school systems to decide when sports will resume By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) will end a current dead period for student-athletes next Monday. The announcement came on Monday and following a ZOOM platform meeting on Friday by the NCHSAA Board of Directors to discuss …

NCHSAA: Delays start of state wrestling, seeding for state basketball tournaments

Published Thursday, February 20th, 2020

HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA), responding to possible inclement weather on Thursday around the state, said Wednesday it has made these changes: STATE INDIVIDUAL WRESTLING TOURNAMENT: The first day, originally scheduled for Thursday, is delayed until Friday at midday. The NCHSAA staff is working on a schedule that will still allow the tournament …

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: As it weighs options, NCHSAA tells schools to use open dates for makeup football games

Published Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) has advised high schools to try to play any missed games on open dates while it weighs options on a timeline to finish the regular season and start the playoffs. In a memo sent to athletic directors by Tra Waters, assistant commissioner for Sports and Championships, the NCHSAA …