NCHSAA Releases Modified Playoff Schedule For 2020-21
Last updated 9/16/2020 at 4:55pm
The long-awaited answer as to whether high school sports would have a playoff system for 2020-21 was provided last week, as the N.C. High School Athletic Association released its modified playoff calendar.
With the exception of tennis and wrestling, all team sports will conduct the playoffs, albeit it in a much more condensed format that puts an even greather emphasis on regular season wins, particularly conference victories.
For most sports, the playoff pool will be cut in half – from 64 teams to 32 teams.
For football, the A/AA classifications will remain, with each classification fi...