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  • MPSSAA Classification Committee Recommends Sport-Specific Classifications to Board of Control

    The MPSSAA Classification Committee met in early November and voted to put forth recommended sport specific region alignments for the 2021-23 academic years. The recommendations, in according with the classification recommendations found on page 26 of the MPSSAA Handbook, will be presented to the MPSSAA Board of Control for final approval.

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  • NFHS Sport Questionnaires for Coaches, Officials, and Athletic Administrators

    The NFHS is distributing the annual sport-specific questionnaires. The questionnaires are accessed directly through the NFHS website. The MPSSAA is acutely aware of the varying amounts of competition that has occurred across the country in the sports under the 2020 rules. Any feedback, even if limited, will be invaluable to the rules committee as they conduct their 2021 rules meeting.

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  • MPSSAA Congratulates NFHS Coach of the Year Honorees

    Oct 30, 2020 03:03 PM

    The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA) congratulates the twenty-two high school coaches from across Maryland that have been selected as 2019-20 National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Coaches of the Year.

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  • MPSSAA Interscholastic Athletic Competition Season Update

    Oct 26, 2020 04:17 PM

    The Maryland State Board of Education approved a request for local school systems to start winter sports on December 7, 2020. The authorization comes with a request from The State Board of Education that all local school systems are, “strongly encouraged to start conditioning opportunities immediately.”

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  • Maryland State Superintendent of Schools Announces Local School Systems May Officially Start High School Fall Sports Beginning October 7, 2020

    BALTIMORE — Maryland State Superintendent of Schools Karen B. Salmon, Ph.D. today announced the ability for each local school system (LSS) to officially start the interscholastic athletic fall season in Maryland secondary schools beginning Wednesday, October 7, 2020.

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    MPSSAA Mourns the Passing of Milly Wilson

    The MPSSAA learned this morning the passing of Milly Wilson. Ms. Wilson, a former Baltimore County physical education teacher and coach, volunteered a tremendous amount of time to the MPSSAA for 47 consecutive years, promoting the increased participation of female student-athletes. The MPSSAA awarded Milly in 2016 with the National Federation of State High School Associations' State Award for Outstanding Service. Please keep Milly Wilson and her family in your thoughts.

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    MPSSAA Fall and Winter Competition Seasons Postponed

    The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA) in consultation with the Maryland State Superintendent of Schools, the Maryland Department of Health (MDH), and the Public School Superintendent Association of Maryland (PSSAM) has decided to postpone the 2020 high school fall and winter competition season during the first semester. The MPSSAA, the MDH, and the PSSAM are finalizing a hybrid two-semester plan focused on student engagement options in the first semester.

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    Latest Update Regarding MPSSAA Interscholastic Athletics!!

    Jun 11, 2020 11:55 AM

    The State Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Karen Salmon has announced the availability of member schools to re-engage student-athletes in outdoor participation. Dr. Salmon, in her remarks on June 10, 2020, was indicating that school practices may begin in accordance with the appropriate timeline for high school sports as described in COMAR 13A.06.03, which is currently August 12, 2020. The re-engagement of students is extremely important. Continue reading for more detailed information.

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