Subcommittee deliberates six and five class football proposals
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11-3-20
Brent Nathaniel
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PIERRE, S.D. (GoWatertown.net) — The Football Advisory Subcommittee met on Friday, October 30th to deliberate one five-class proposal and one six-class proposal of high school football in South Dakota.

Discussion among the group centered primarily on adjustments to classifications within 11-man.  Assistant Executive Director of the South Dakota High School Activities Association John Krogstrand talks about the more prominent plans put forth in the room:

Krogstrand talks about the 6 class proposal that garnered the most support from the subcommittee:

The general consensus of the committee was to not make any specific changes to nine-man classifications at this time. Krogstrand says there was however, discussion of adjusting the number for the cut-off between nine- and 11-man football:

So what is the next step?

SDHSAA Board of Directors will meet at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 4th in Pierre.