VPA: High school fall sports will have delayed start due to COVID-19
High school fall sports will not begin with preseason practices on Aug. 10 due to health and safety concerns over coronavirus, the Vermont Principals’ Association announced Thursday.
Based on recommendations from the Activities Standards Committee and its COVID-19 task force, the VPA said it is proposing to start the fall season on the first student day for a school, which would mean at the end of August or early September.
The state’s governing body of athletics is now seeking final approval on its proposal from the Vermont Agency of Education and Gov. Phil Scott, according to a news release….Full Story