SDHSAA to consider COVID task force recommendations Wednesday

Brent Nathaniel

PIERRE, S.D. ( — The South Dakota High School Activities Association will hold a special meeting of their board of directors on Wednesday, July 22nd at 11 a.m.

On the agenda is the consideration the SDHSAA Fall Sports/Activities COVID-19 Task Force recommendations. The packet of recommendations is 16 pages, suggests return to play as schedules and includes details on a suggested standard screening procedure, a standard protocol for South Dakota Department of Health confirmed close contacts and positive cases, policies for handling rescheduling contests, no contest designations, and forfeits and, fall sports rules modifications due to the pandemic.

Full agenda and task force recommendations can be found HERE