In a press release sent by the IHSA on Monday, the organization outlined some changes to the postseason structure for current fall sports.
“The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors met virtually for their regularly scheduled board meeting on Monday, August 24, 2020, where the Board approved a plan to conduct modified postseason state series tournaments in boys and girls golf, boys and girls cross country, girls swimming & diving, and girls tennis this fall,” the release reads.
The approved plan will allow for a single round of regional geographic competition to be conducted the week of October 19-25, with the majority of the events expected to be held on Saturday, October 24. Wednesday, August 26, 2020
In a release provided by the IESA: “The IESA Board of Directors once again held a special meeting to discuss the status of fall sports and all IESA activities for the 2020-21 school year. The meeting was convened as a result of the announcement by Governor Pritzker on Wednesday regarding youth sports. Saturday, August 1, 2020
(AP) — The same pandemic-related questions that have bedeviled professional and college sports are front and center for high school administrators across the country -- and they are far more complicated. Tuesday, July 21, 2020
TAYLORVILLE — The Monday morning retired men’s golf league was back on the links this week. Tom Summers shot the low individual score with a 34 and Robert Oyler finished second with a 35. Tuesday, July 21, 2020
On Wednesday, July 15, the Illinois Elementary School Association Board of Directors met via a Zoom conference call to discuss the possibility/practicality of holding IESA activities in the 2020-21 school year and specifically the fall activities of golf, softball, baseball, cross-country, and girls basketball. Also included on the call was the Executive Director of the IHSA, Mr. Craig Anderson. Friday, July 17, 2020
ILLINOIS — "Due to an increase in positive cases of COVID-19 among high school teams around the state, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) are jointly collaborating to modify the IHSA’s Phase 4 Return To Play guidelines. Saturday, July 11, 2020
TAYLORVILLE — The Monday morning golf league was able to get out in front of the rain that came on Monday and got to play. Crist shot the low team score of 143, Medler was second with a 153, Garrison was third with a 154, Cocagne was fourth with a 161, Decourcy was fifth with a 163, Frisina was sixth with a 164, Calandro was seventh with a 167, Johnson was eighth with a 173, Saxe was ninth with a 178, and Hunsley was 10 with a 189. Wednesday, June 24, 2020