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2015-16 OHSAA News

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Note: See "Bulletin Board" section on front page for recently emailed memos to OHSAA member schools.


June 2016

June 17 - Changes to Cross Country Tournament Structure Approved

June 9 - OHSAA to Honor New Officials Hall of Fame Class and Officials of the Year

June 8 - OHSAA Announces Football Playoff Format and Regions for 2016

June 1 - Track and Field State Tournament Coverage

June 1 - Baseball State Tournament Coverage

June 1 - Softball State Tournament Coverage


May 2016

May 30 - Softball, Baseball and Track State Tournament Information

May 25 - Coaches Recognized with Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Awards

May 24 - Boys Tennis State Tournament Coverage

May 20 - NFHS Release: Direct, Indirect Contact to the Head Penalties in High School Ice Hockey Continue Focus on Risk Minimization

May 20 - NFHS Release: New Rule on Free-Throw Lane Violations Approved in High School Basketball (Already rule in Ohio)

May 19 - Quick Response Saves Centerville Lacrosse Player (Cincinnati Enquirer)

May 17 - District Athletic Board Election Results

May 17 - Member Schools Pass All 18 Referendum Items

May 10 - MEDIA ADVISORY: OHSAA SPRING Tournaments Information and Notes

May 9 - Lacrosse emerges as OHSAA sport (Newark Advocate)

May 2 - Seven Hills Swimmer Sustains Success In and Out of Pool (Cincinnati WCPO)


April 2016

April 23 - All-time wins leader Kortokrax retires as Kalida coach (Lima News)

April 20 - Rise Above (ESPN)

April 19 - Ironton Official Overcomes Odds, Knocks Out Cancer

April 12 - OPSWA Hands Out Awards at Annual State Meeting

April 8 - Mason softball player Erin Rockstroh enjoys success on the field and in class (Cincinnati WCPO)


March 2016

March 23 - Ohioans Chuck Kyle and Tim Flannery Selected for 2016 National H.S. Hall of Fame Class

March 16 - Three Former Standouts to Enter OHSAA Circle of Champions Saturday

March 15 - Major General John C. Harris Jr. to Receive OHSAA's Ethics and Integrity Award

March 14 - Tontongany Otsego's A.J. Digby Named NFHS Section 2 (Midwest) Spirit of Sport Award Winner

March 13 - Boys Basketball State Tournament Pairings, Tickets, Broadcasts and Information

March 12 - Boys Basketball State Tournament Coverage Center

March 10 - Boys Basketball Single-Session Tickets Now On Sale

March 7 - Ice Hockey State Tournament Coverage Center

March 7 - Girls Basketball State Tournament Coverage Center

March 6 - Boys Basketball Regional Pairings and Information

March 6 - Girls Basketball and Ice Hockey State Tournament Pairings and Information


February 2016

February 29 - Wrestling State Tournament Coverage Center

February 25 - Fifteen Individuals Set to Enter OHSAA Officials Hall of Fame

February 16 - Bob Seggerson: Miller City: Center of the Basketball World

February 11 - New Ticketing System Awaits Fans at State Meet

February 11 - High School Basketball | game-night atmospheres can be intense

February 9 - Harding manager Zach Slone goes viral with his shots

February 3 - South AD Brian Lowery survives brain aneurysm, dedicates life to helping students


January 2016

January 29 - Wrestling and Basketball All-Session Tickets Now on Sale

January 28 - Competitive Balance to Begin with New Enrollment Cycle in 2017-18

January 27 - Fredericktown proceeds go to Danville officer's family

January 21 - January Board of Directors Meeting Highlights

January 19 - Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association Announces Hall of Fame Class and Annual Contest Details

December 2015

December 21 - Two Ohioans Honored at National Athletic Directors Conference

December 1 - Honorary Captains Announced for Football State Championships


November 2015

November 30 - Football State Championships Schedule, Information and Notes

November 30 - OHSAA Announces Strategic Partnership with StatzHub

November 23 - Football State Championships Coverage and Information

November 22 - Fourth-Round Football Playoff Pairings Announced

November 15 - Third-Round Football Playoff Pairings Announced

November 10 - Volleyball State Tournament Coverage Center

November 9 - Soccer State Tournament Coverage Center

November 8 - Volleyball and Soccer State Tournament Pairings Announced

November 8 - Second-Round Football Playoff Pairings Announced

November 3 - OHSAA Football Playoff Preview Show

November 2 - Cross Country State Championships Coverage Center

November 1 - Cross Country, Field Hockey, Soccer and Volleyball Update

November 1 - First-Round Football Playoff Pairings Announced

November 1 - Weekly Football Release


October 2015

October 29 - OHSAA's Sportsmanship, Ethics & Integrity Committee Honors 27 Schools

October 26 - Weekly Football Release - Playoffs Preview and Information

October 22 - October Board of Directors Meeting Highlights

October 21 - Football Team Takes the Field WITH Band to honor students killed in crash

October 20 - OHSAA Releases Weekly Football Computer Ratings

October 15 - Skyview Networks to Provide Satellite Delivery of OHSAA Radio Network

October 14 - Schools Show Appreciation and Support for Basketball Official Battling Cancer

October 13 - OHSAA Releases Weekly Football Computer Ratings

October 6 - OHSAA Releases Weekly Football Computer Ratings

October 1 - MEDIA ADVISORY: OHSAA Fall Tournaments Information and Notes


September 2015

September 29 - OHSAA Releases Weekly Football Computer Ratings

September 29 - Pair of Ohio Student-Athletes on National Paralympic Team

September 24 - Officials Seek Ways To End Extracurricular Fees Without Overburdening Districts

September 22 - OHSAA Releases First Weekly Football Computer Ratings

September 21 - C.T. Branin Natatorium Awarded Grant From Timken Foundation

September 17 - OHSAA Foundation Student Leadership Conference Set for Oct. 6


August 2015

August 20 - Football State Championship All-Session Tickets Now On Sale

August 13 - OHSAA Board of Directors Approves New Divisional Assignments

August 6 - OHSAA to Revise Public School Enrollment Counts for 2015-16

August 6 - OHSAA Board of Directors Meeting Highlights

August 4 - OHSAA Football Finals to Remain in Columbus in 2016

August 4 - Could Ohio be next to implement high school baseball pitch count?

August 3 - "Tough Love, Tougher Struggle" - Highland Cross Country Runner Battles to Overcome Eating Disorder


July 2015

July 30 - OHSAA Fall Sports Practices Begin Saturday

July 28 - Orange High School Grad Earns Bronze Star

July 27 - OHSAA Awards $54,200 in College Scholarships to 48 Graduates

July 13 - OHSAA Adopts National Recommendations for Minimizing Concussion Risks in Football Practice

July 7 - NFHS Rules Changes Approved For High School Track and Field, Cross Country

July 6 - NFHS Rules Changes Approved For Baseball & Softball

July 3 - OHSAA Introduces Friday Night Futbol

July 3 - U.S. Women's Soccer Team Were Multi-Sport Athletes Before Focusing On Soccer (via USAToday)


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