Fall high school sports delayed until at least September 1 in North Carolina

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Fall high school sports in North Carolina will be delayed this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

On Wednesday, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced that fall sports will be delayed until at least Sept. 1.

The first five student days of the 2020-2021 school year will be designated as a “dead period” for all sports, allowing school staff to focus on the start of school.

NCHSAA Phase One of the summer conditioning and workouts will continue until further notice.

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