The latest update from the ASAA allows High School Football teams to start practicing September 1st if they have School Board and Principal approval. Here is the ASAA announcement.
The start date for the season of play for the sports of golf, cross country, and football have been adjusted from August 16th to September 1st for the 2020-21 school year. At this time, the start of the volleyball season of play will remain the first operational day of classes. The cheer season remains the same, with season of play starting on September 1st.
From September 1st and onward, only in-school practices are permitted.
The seasons of play for fall sports will be:
Golf: Sept. 1-29
Cross Country: Sept. 1-Oct. 29
Football: Sept. 1-Nov. 28
Volleyball: First operational day for teachers-Nov. 28
Cheerleading: Sept.1-Apr. 30
If there are to be any further postponements relating to any ASAA fall sport, an announcement will be made before September 1st. Please note that any directives provided by the ASAA are subject to change as new information becomes available, and schools must always ensure their activities are in compliance with local school jurisdictions and provincial health guidelines which may be more restrictive than the ASAA policy.
More information from us on COVID-19 protocol and return to sport resources to come soon.