NCHSAA Commissioner Explains Factors Behind Calendar
Last updated 8/17/2020 at 2:06pm
As a follow-up to last week’s article outlining the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s amended athletic calendar for the 2020-21 academic year, the following is an abbreviated outline of comments from NCHSAA commissioner Que Tucker made during the announcement.
In her opening statements, Tucker spoke to the importance of high school athletics for the development of student-athletes, while also stressing the importance of returning to sports in the safest way possible.
“We know that education-based athletics has great benefits for young people across our state, not just physical...