IHSA Board Rules Illinois High School Basketball Will Go Ahead Next Month, In Defiance Of Gov. Pritzker's Public Health GuidanceThe Illinois High School Association on Wednesday said it is going to allow high school basketball practices to begin as scheduled in mid-November – in defiance of Gov. JB Pritzker’s office after he moved the sport to the high-risk category when it comes to COVID-19 this week.
Illinois Health Officials Tighten Some Restrictions For Sports; Basketball Moved To High-Risk CategoryGov. JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health on Tuesday tightened its restrictions for youth and adult recreational sports amid a new statewide surge in the COVID-19 pandemic.
High School Athletes March To Gov. Pritzker's House As They Call For School Sports To ResumeHigh school athletes are not giving up their fight to get back on the playing field despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Lawsuit Coming In Hopes Of Getting Illinois Student Athletes Back On Field; Some Parents Hope It May Pave Way For Reopening Of SchoolsA lawsuit is soon expected to be filed by some parents in hopes of putting Illinois student athletes back in play.
High School Students, Parents Plan Lawsuit Against IHSA To Force Return To Fall SportsStudent athlete advocates say Illinois Is only one of a handful of states not allowing the full range of fall sports.
'Let Us Play!:' Student Athletes Rally At Thompson Center Asking For State To Allow Fall Sports Despite COVID-19 PandemicStudent athletes rallied outside the Thompson Center Saturday as part of an ongoing push to let them play fall sports despite ongoing coronavirus concerns.
More Suburban Students, Parents Rally For Resumption Of In-Person Classes, School SportsThe voices of suburban parents, teachers, and coaches were getting louder Monday, calling for the option to let kids into classrooms and let student athletes onto the field.
Illinois Student Athletes Rally To Get Back On FieldCOVID-19 has delayed the start of the fall sports season, and now, student athletes are rallying with a demand to get back on the field.
IHSA Announces High School Sports Plan Amid COVID-19 Pandemic: Football Moving To SpringThe Illinois High School Association on Wednesday announced scheduling changes that will keep high school sports in action for the 2020-2021 school year, but in many instances with shifts to new seasons.
Coronavirus Pandemic Prompts Illinois High School Association To Cancel Remaining Winter State TournamentsThe Illinois High School Association announced Thursday that it has canceled its remaining winter State Series postseason tournaments – including boys’ basketball.
Coronavirus In Illinois: IHSA Limits Fan Attendance At High School Basketball Playoff Games, Other Winter Series MeetsThe IHSA said no more than 60 spectators per team will be allowed in the arena for this weekend’s Class 1A and Class 2A boys’ basketball state finals.