High school baseball, softball resume June 1


Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds announced Wednesday, May 20 that summer athletic seasons may be conducted for high school baseball and softball following a two-month activities suspension due to COVID-19.
The IGHSAU Board of Directors and IHSAA Board of Control met after the announcement and both groups voted to approve resuming the 2020 summer seasons under Iowa Department of Education guidelines. Practices will begin June 1 and games will start June 15. Fans will be permitted at games.
Member schools are to follow reopening guidance as supplied by the Iowa Department of Education, with recommendations based on conversations with the IGHSAU, IHSAA, Iowa Department of Public Health and the governor’s office.

 

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