MHSAA to ignore Governor Whitmer’s suggestion for two-week pause

On Friday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference to discuss the current state of affairs when it comes to COVID-19 in the state of Michigan. During the presser, Whitmer suggested a two-week pause for youth sports, which includes high school sports in the state. Well, according to MHSAA Executive Director Mark Uyl, high school … Read more

Juwan Howard, other coaches issue statements in support of Michigan high school athletes

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High school sports are paused in the state of Michigan due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic; the sports affected include basketball, wrestling, hockey and competitive cheerleading. The Michigan High School Athletic Association spoke out on Friday, requesting for activities to resume sooner than the scheduled February 21 deadline. Michigan Wolverines head coach Juwan Howard … Read more

MHSAA Fall Sports tournaments to resume

If you have been hoping and praying for the MHSAA fall sports playoffs to resume, you will love this news. Following today’s news from Governor Whitmer, the MHSAA Has now announced that they will complete their fall tournaments. From MHSAA: The Football Playoffs will begin again Saturday, Jan. 2, with Regional Finals for 11-player teams … Read more

MHSAA issues statement after extension of COVID-19 restrictions

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services made the decision earlier today to extend their round of current COVID-19 restrictions, which includes high school sports. Had the restrictions expired without an extension, high school football and volleyball playoffs would have been scheduled to resume December 15; winter sports practices would have resumed on December … Read more

MHSAA suspends high school sports following Gov. Whitmer press conference

On Sunday evening, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced wide-ranging restrictions to help fight the spread of COVID-19, and part of those restrictions will impact high school sports in Michigan. According to Whitmer, high school sports will be paused for three weeks. Following Whitmer’s press conference, MHSAA executive director Mark Uyl made the decision to suspend high … Read more

MHSAA releases plans for football state championships

Though speculation abounded regarding the certainty of plans for the MHSAA state football championships in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the organization has reached a decision. Embed from Getty Images Th MHSAA confirmed this afternoon that the eight state division of the eleven player finals will be played at Ford Field in Detroit, while … Read more

MHSAA makes decision on start date of winter sports

The Michigan High School Athletic Association has officially decided that winter sports will start as scheduled later this year. Among the required guidelines will be mandatory facemarks for all participants in basketball, competitive cheer, ice hockey and wrestling at all times. However, scrimmages are still prohibited. The only time that students from different schools may … Read more

Report: 16 Michigan HS football games cancelled or put in limbo due to COVID-19

According to a report from the Detroit Free Press, this week’s matchup between Ann Arbor Huron and Ypsilanti has been canceled due to a AA Huron player testing positive for COVID-19. With this game being canceled, the Free Press is reporting that 16 games have either been canceled or put in limbo this week because … Read more

Michigan high school football reinstated by Gov. Whitmer

On Thursday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced that fall sports for Michigan high schools, including football, have been reinstated. According to reports, the high school football season will begin Sept. 17-18 with the Week 4 schedule. High school football is back! Will begin Sept. 17-18 with Week 4 schedule. Everyone in the state playoffs. Volleyball, soccer … Read more

MHSAA authorizes competition in several sports, adds off-season contact days for football

The Michigan High School Athletic Association made the decision earlier this month to move football to the spring due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, they’ve authorized the start of competition in girls volleyball, boys soccer and girls swimming & diving in regions of the state authorized to do so by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer; … Read more

MHSAA moves high school football to spring

It seemed like just a matter of time before it happened but it now has. Just moments ago, the MHSAA announced they are moving the high school football season to the spring of 2021. From MHSAA: The Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association today announced it will move the 2020 Fall football … Read more