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MSHSL Votes To Move Football And Volleyball To Spring

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In a zoom meeting on Tuesday, MSHSL board members voted to move both football and volleyball to the spring season due to COVID-19.

KSTP’s Eric Chaloux reports the move was decided by a vote of 13-5.

Soccer will go forward this fall with certain modifications like a 30% reduction in competition and a 20% reduction of weeks. No scrimmages will be allowed. Individual fall sports like cross country, girls tennis, girls swimming and diving are being given the green light for the fall as well.

Here’s a recap of the changes made:

Sports starting in August:

  • Tennis
  • Swimming/diving
  • Cross country
  • Soccer

Sports moving to spring:

  • Football
  • Volleyball