NDHSAA Board Synopsis: June 7-8 Meeting

June 8, 2021 3:15 pm

NDHSAA Board Synopsis - (June 8, 2021)

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – The North Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors met in person on June 7-8 in Valley City.

The following were agenda items were discussed or acted on:

  • The Board approved two items from Athletic Review.

  • The Board approved four items from Fine Arts Review.

  • Tournament sites for 2022 NDHSAA Spring Sports were approved. Current Board-Approved Tournament Sites. Select “2021-22” tab for 2021-22 Region and State Tournament sites. 

  • The Board approved a recommendation from the Tournament Committee to make the 2021 NDHSAA State Cross Country Meet a two day event. Class B Boys and Girls races will be held Friday, October 22 in Jamestown. The Class A Boys and Girls races will be held Saturday, October 23 in Jamestown.

  • The Board approved a recommendation from the Tournament Committee to make the 2022 NDHSAA Track and Field State Meet a three-day event, which will be hosted May 26-28 at the MDU Resources Community Bowl in Bismarck.

  • The Board’s Realignment Committee reviewed Class B Softball Regions and approved the number of regions in the Class B Division to be four starting in the 2022 season. The top two teams from each region will qualify for the state tournament, which will be seeded in the same process as the Class B volleyball, wrestling, girls basketball and boys basketball state tournaments.

  • The Board approved girls wrestling regulations for the 2021-22 season.

  • The Board approved a site change for the 2022 NDHSAA Class B Boys Golf State Tournament. The Tournament will now be held May 31-June 1 at Oxbow Country Club.

  • Return to Competition Guidelines used during the 2020-21 school year have been allowed to expire via approval of the Board of Directors.

  • The Board approved the officers for the 2021-22 school year. Dr. Mark Rerick, Activities Director at Grand Forks Public Schools, will be Board President. Jeremy Brandt, Superintendent of Central Valley School, will be Vice President.

  • The Board of Directors next scheduled meeting is September 23.

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