DELAY OF GAME: High school sports season decision is postponed

The Virginia High School League has moved its September 3 executive committee meeting to September 17, delaying a final decision on its “Championships + 1” schedule for the upcoming school year.

The reason for the move is to give the VHSL executive committee and staff additional time to review and discuss feedback about the schedule from its membership, according to VHSL director of communications Mike McCall.

“We have received a tremendous amount of input from principals, superintendents, activity directors and coaches since the release of the Championships + 1 schedule,” said VHSL executive director Dr. John W. “Billy” Haun. “This type of feedback from membership is critical and essential before approving the final plan.”

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