The Executive Committee of the Virginia High School League—the governing body of high school athletics in Virginia—will meet in special session today to discuss the reopening of schools under the Governor’s “Return to School” plan and those options relating to fall sports and academic activities.
The meeting will also include budget issues. The executive committee cannot create and release a working fall schedule and calendar for sports and activities until further guidelines are released.
Definitive answers on fall sports will likely be determined at a later date.
“At this point we have no idea when we will enter Phase III,” said VHSL Executive Director Dr. John W. “Billy” Haun. “It would not be reasonable to prepare a fall schedule for each sport and activity without knowing the parameters and possible restrictions.
“The executive committee will discuss at length the challenges, including health, safety and financial considerations that would have to be resolved before i...
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