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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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    MPSSAA Roadmap for the Return of Interscholastic Athletics and Activities

    The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA) Executive Council authorized the release of detailed guidance to Local School Systems for the Return of Interscholastic Athletics and Activities.

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    State Board Of Education Approves Request For Waivers To Athletic Regulations!!

    Jun 23, 2020 04:35 PM

    The Maryland State Board of Education supported the request for waiver of interscholastic athletic regulations found in COMAR 13A.06.03 at today's meeting. These regulations, at the request of MPSSAA and local Superintendents of Schools, will give the local school systems (LSS) the flexibility to navigate county/city COVID-19 restrictions and administer interscholastic athletic opportunities based on local conditions. Continue reading for links to view two memos regarding these waivers.

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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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    PepWear Is Our New Official Event Merchandiser For State Championships!!

    Jun 01, 2020 02:00 PM

    The MPSSAA has entered into a long term agreement with industry-leading event merchandising company PepWear as its Official Event Merchandiser and Online Merchandiser. As a part of the five-year agreement, the MPSSAA joins a growing roster of state associations that have partnered with PepWear. The company will exclusively design, produce, and sell MPSSAA-branded merchandise, both online and onsite for all public high school state championships.

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    MPSSAA Announces Eighteen Recipients Of The 2020 Minds In Motion Scholarships!!

    May 28, 2020 06:00 AM

    The MPSSAA is pleased to announce the 18 winners of the 2020 Minds in Motion Scholar-Athlete Scholarships! The selection committee met online on Friday, 5/1 to choose a male and a female recipient from each of the MPSSAA's nine districts who will receive a $1,000 scholarship thanks to the generosity of the The Allstate Foundation. Select the link inside of this story to view the first-ever commemorative booklet that we have published to honor the 2020 scholarship recipients!

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