SDHSAA approves contact recommendations for summer 2020

PIERRE, S.D. ( — The South Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors held a special meeting on May 28th.  On the agenda was contact recommendations for the summer of 2020 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Assistant Executive Director of the SDHSAA Dr. John Krogstrand tells us how these recommendations came to fruition:

The guidance is in effect through July 31 and is divided into three phases depending on the amount of COVID-19 cases in a school’s particular area.  Krogstrand talks about those phases.

Will fall sports take place this year? Krogstrand says right now, its a wait and see approach.

To see the full SDHSAA Summer 2020 Contact Recommendations click HERE

Hear the full interview with SDHSAA Executive Director Dr. John Krogstrand by clicking the player below

(Brent Nathaniel, Watertown Radio Sports)