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March 20, 2020

Dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic

The horrific COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic crisis, which has engulfed a good portion of the world, is also having a huge impact upon education and, obviously, athletic programs. Schools have closed in many states and this means putting the spri...


High school officials feeling effects of coronavirus sports cancellations
March 20, 2020

High school officials feeling impact of coronavirus sports stoppages

With many areas of the country on a virtual lockdown due to the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic, high school sports athletic associations have been forced to cancel or indefinitely suspend winter and spring sports. [caption id="a...


March 13, 2020

U.S. Soccer Development Academy suspends operations through April

[caption id="attachment_28844" align="alignright" width="231"] Photo: Jakob Williams / Twenty20[/caption] As sports organizations continue to suspend or cancel activities due to the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, the U.S. Soccer Develop...


NCAA tournaments affected by COVID-10 novel coronavirus
March 11, 2020

NCAA COVID-19 updates: conferences, tournaments make changes amid coronavirus threat

Update: March 12, 4:20 p.m. ET — NCAA officially cancels men's and women's basketball tournaments "March Madness" is officially canceled. NCAA president Mark Emmert and the Board of Governers announced on Thursday afternoon that both the men's a...


March 5, 2020

NCAA establishes new advisory panel, resources regarding coronavirus

[caption id="attachment_28822" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo: andhij / Creative Commons[/caption] With the number of states reporting COVID-19 coronavirus cases increasing each day, the NCAA is taking the necessary steps and precautions to...