Track and field was the second most popular sport by participation for both the IHSAA (12,012 boys) and the IGHSAU (9,908 girls). IGHSAU, IHSAA cancel spring sports season April 21, 2020 Friday morning the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union and the Iowa High School Athletic Association announced it would be suspending its spring sports season, along with Governor Kim Reynolds' call … Last Friday (March 13), the IHSAA announced the remaining games of the state tournament would be postponed beginning with the regional games due to the growing number of school closures. Region athletes held out hope for a different outcome but weren’t surprised.
In the 2018-19 school year, the four spring sports accounted for over 45,000 participants among Iowa high school boys and girls. IHSAA releases a statement on spring sports . IHSAA Officially Cancels Spring Sports InkFreeNews.com April 2, 2020 4:12 PM Mike Deak Updated: Apr 2, 2020 @ 11:22 PM INDIANAPOLIS – Not surprising, but undoubtedly another gut punch to a tough sports day, the Indiana High School Athletic Association announced from its offices Thursday afternoon the definite cancellation to its spring sports season.
IHSAA cancels spring sports.
However, athletes, coaches, and executives are still hopeful to play the season. With schools closed until April 30, that means spring sports are also on hold. Ex: track, golf, tennis, soccer, etc. The IHSAA officially canceled all spring sports Thursday due to the coronavirus pandemic. 4/2/2020. With the announcement Thursday of the closure of K-12 schools throughout Indiana for the remainder of the school year, the IHSAA announces the cancellation of all spring sports tournament series events for the 2019- 20 school year. The IHSAA officially canceled all spring sports Thursday due to the coronavirus pandemic. Following Friday’s recommendations to keep Iowa schools closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year due to the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), all spring activities of the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union and the Iowa High School Athletic Association are canceled. IHSAA Spring Sports Officially Cancelled Bethany Miller . The IHSAA began using RPI in 2018 to determine its at-large playoff qualifiers. With the announcement today of the closure of K-12 schools throughout Indiana for the remainder of the school year, the IHSAA announces the cancellation of all spring sports … The announcement came shortly after Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb announced that all K-12 schools in the state would remain closed for the school year, instead using remote learning. IHSAA Spring Sports Officially Cancelled Due to COVID-19 by Ken Hartman • April 2, 2020 The Indiana High School Athletic Association staunchly supports our Governor, our State Commissioner of Health and our State Superintendent of Public Instruction in their herculean efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.