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Pleasanton Preps: Uncertainty remains for the return of high school sports

Original post made on Jun 11, 2020

One day spring sports were in full swing, almost halfway through the season. Then the next, every sport was put on hiatus because of COVID-19. The uncertainty of the spring has now become the uncertainty of the summer and the fall.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 6:11 PM

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Posted by Foothill Football supporter
a resident of Foothill High School
on Jun 11, 2020 at 11:19 am

Dennis,

I saw recent tweets by the head coaches for Clayton Valley and Pittsburg touting the start of full, regular summer workouts, with Clayton Valley having started this past Monday, 6/8, and Pittsburg starting on Monday, 6/15.

That said, if certain schools in EBAL are allowed to initiate and conduct full, regular, outdoor team workouts, but others can't, how is CIF and/or NCS going to address that, if at all, since it will obviously create an unfair pre-season training advantage for those teams who can do so, especially with respect to Clayton Valley, which is now in the EBAL?

Just some additional food for thought in uncharted territory.

Not only must NCS and CIF ensure a level playing field, they must also ensure a level pre-season training field for EVERYONE.


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