The Nebraska Schools Activities Association has released a statement officially cancelling all remaining NSAA activity practices and competitions for the 2019-2020 school year. The cancellations come as part of a new “Directed Health Measure” issued by Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts.
The official NSAA statement reads as follows
All remaining NSAA activity practices and competitions, including district and state competitions, have been cancelled for this school year. These cancellations are part of a new Directed Health Measure issued by Governor Ricketts.
Bylaw 3.2.7 (Summer Activities) will go into effect on May 26th. In the interim, Bylaw 22.214.171.124 (School-Year, Out-of-Season) is expected to be followed by all member school athletic programs.
The NSAA continues to encourage all member schools to follow CDC, local, state and federal health department recommendations.
Any further official updates will be posted on the NSAA website and the NSAA social media platforms.