Entries for 'COVID-19'

MHSAA Announces Golf Finals Format

MHSAA Announces Golf Finals Format
Friday, September 18, 2020
The MHSAA Executive Committee has approved an adjusted format for this fall’s Lower Peninsula girls golf postseason to reduce the opportunity for spread of COVID-19 while still awarding championships to top teams and individuals in four divisions.
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MHSAA Announces Tennis Finals Format

MHSAA Announces Tennis Finals Format
Friday, September 11, 2020
The Executive Committee of the Michigan High School Athletic Association on Thursday approved an adjusted format for this fall’s Lower Peninsula boys tennis postseason to reduce the opportunity for spread of COVID-19 while still awarding team and No. 1 singles cha...
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MHSAA Gives Guidance on Face Coverings

MHSAA Gives Guidance on Face Coverings
Thursday, September 10, 2020
To provide further guidance and clarification after the announcement of Executive Order 180 regarding COVID-19 precautions and athletics by Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday, the Michigan High School Athletic Association today provided member schools with ...
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Council Reinstates 2020 Football Season

Council Reinstates 2020 Football Season
Thursday, September 3, 2020
The Fall 2020 football season has been reinstated today by the Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association after Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Order 176 lifted restrictions that previously did not allow the sport to be played.
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MHSAA Fall Sports Statement: 9/2/20

MHSAA Fall Sports Statement: 9/2/20
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
The following statement is attributable to Mark Uyl, executive director of the Michigan High School Athletic Association, in response to Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s comment today that she will be speaking soon on the status of high school athletics this f...
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Council Gives Go-Ahead in 3 More Sports

Council Gives Go-Ahead in 3 More Sports
Thursday, August 20, 2020
The MHSAA Representative Council today approved the start of competition in girls volleyball, boys soccer and girls swimming & diving in regions of Michigan authorized for that activity by Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s executive orders.
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Football to Move to Spring for 2020-21

Football to Move to Spring for 2020-21
Friday, August 14, 2020
The Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association today announced it will move the 2020 Fall football season to Spring 2021, due to football’s higher risk for spreading COVID-19, with the rest of Fall sports proceeding as scheduled.
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From the Director: Back to School

From the Director: Back to School
Friday, August 7, 2020
Since March 12, our world has been anything but normal. These times have tested most everything in life, and as summer turns toward fall, we find ourselves still with far more questions than answers.  It has been said that an abnormal reaction to an abnormal ...
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Rep Council Approves Phased-In Fall

Rep Council Approves Phased-In Fall
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
The Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association today approved the next steps in returning sports for member schools, adopting a plan to phase in competition for Fall sports in hopes of continuing to deter the spread of COVID-19.
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Fall 2020 to Proceed with Fall Sports

Fall 2020 to Proceed with Fall Sports
Friday, July 17, 2020
Michigan High School Athletic Association member schools will begin the 2020-21 school year playing Fall sports as traditionally scheduled, but with contingency concepts for potential interruptions due to the spread of COVID-19.
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MHSAA Reopening Update (6/9/20)

MHSAA Reopening Update (6/9/20)
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
The MHSAA has updated its guidelines for reopening of school sports based on updated recommendations from Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s office announced Friday, June 5. All updates for MHSAA member schools are effective Wednesday, June 10. 
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MHSAA Reopening Update (6/2/20)

MHSAA Reopening Update (6/2/20)
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
The MHSAA has updated its guidelines for reopening of school sports based on the lifting of her stay-at-home order and further recommendations from Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s office announced Monday, June 1.
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MHSAA Provides Reopening Guidelines

MHSAA Provides Reopening Guidelines
Friday, May 29, 2020
The MHSAA today submitted to its member schools a series of updated timelines and recommendations to guide the return of sports, which have been suspended since mid-March to alleviate the potential spread of COVID-19. 
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Let's Learn What This Time Can Teach Us

Let's Learn What This Time Can Teach Us
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
When you are a senior, there is an end date. Just like that it is over.  At the same time, we never know when things will be taken away from us.
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MHSAA Cancels Remainder of 2019-20 Seasons

MHSAA Cancels Remainder of 2019-20 Seasons
Friday, April 3, 2020
The Michigan High School Athletic Association has canceled the remainder of the 2019-20 Winter and Spring sports seasons, in compliance with the Thursday “state of disaster” directive by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer closing school buildings and moving education onl...
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Statement on COVID-19 & MHSAA Tournaments

Statement on COVID-19 & MHSAA Tournaments
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
The Michigan High School Athletic Association is planning to conduct all remaining winter postseason tournaments as scheduled. However, based on the recommendations from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer this afternoon, the MHSAA is finalizing plans that will either prohibit or all...
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