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OHSAA Financials

Did You Know? OHSAA Financials

The OHSAA is the only high school state association in the United States that combines all of the following financial benefits:
  •  Member schools do not pay any annual membership dues.
  •  Member schools pay limited tournament entry fees.
  •  Schools receive travel expenses reimbursement for some regional and state tournaments.
  •  The OHSAA pays the entire premium for the catastrophic insurance coverage for all student-athletes.
  •  Schools have the opportunity to sell presale tickets to some regional and state tournaments and keep a portion of the revenue.
  •  The OHSAA receives no tax dollars or any kind.
  •  Annually, an average of $2.6 million is distributed to schools in the form of travel reimbursements and ticket bonuses.
The Budget: The OHSAA's budget is comprised of three main sources of revenue: 78% comes from ticket sales at regional and state tournaments, 11% comes from annual officiating permit renewals and 11% comes from corporate sponsorships.