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Changes Accompany Start of Fall Practice

Changes Accompany Start of Fall Practice
Thursday, August 8, 2019
An assortment of game rules, preseason policy and postseason tournament changes will greet more than 100,000 high school student-athletes as 2019-20 Fall practices begin next week for nine sports for which the MHSAA sponsors postseason tournaments.
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Winter Sees Season Switch, Rules Changes

Winter Sees Season Switch, Rules Changes
Monday, November 26, 2018
A switch in the starts of boys and girls basketball and a number of rules changes in various sports are notable as 2018-19 competition begins in 12 winter sports for which the MHSAA sponsors postseason tournaments.
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Fall Sports Practices Begin Next Week

Fall Sports Practices Begin Next Week
Friday, August 3, 2018
More than 100,000 student-athletes will begin practices next week in nine sports in which the MHSAA sponsors postseason tournaments, signaling the beginning of the 2018-19 Fall sports season.
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Wrestling Additions Highlight Winter Rules Changes

Wrestling Additions Highlight Winter Rules Changes
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
The re-definition of the competition area to reward offensive wrestling in the down position is among the most significant rules changes taking effect with the start of 2017-18 competition in 12 winter sports for which the Michigan High School Athletic Association spons...
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Winter Rules Changes Focus on Safety

Winter Rules Changes Focus on Safety
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Seasons are underway for teams participating in 12 winter sports for which the Michigan High School Athletic Association sponsors postseason tournaments, with a continuing focus on safety highlighting rules changes taking effect with the first days of competition.
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Clipping Clipped as 2016-17 Begins

Clipping Clipped as 2016-17 Begins
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Clipping has been eliminated in high school football, the biggest playing rules change on the horizon for member schools of the Michigan High School Athletic Association, which formally begin practice for 2016-17 fall sports next week.
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Hockey Penalties Toughened for 2014-15

Hockey Penalties Toughened for 2014-15
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Seasons are underway for teams participating in 12 winter sports for which the MHSAA sponsors postseason tournaments, with stronger penalties for excessive contact in ice hockey highlighting rules changes taking effect with the beginning of competition.
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Winter Rules Additions Focus on Safety

Winter Rules Additions Focus on Safety
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Rules promoting greater player safety and improved coach-player communication highlight the playing rules changes for the winter sports season now underway at Michigan High School Athletic Association member schools across the state.
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