IHSA cancels winter state tournaments over covid-19 pandemic


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(WEHT)-The Illinois High School Association announced Friday that it has canceled its remaining winter State Series postseason tournaments.

This includes Boys Basketball, Scholastic Bowl, Drama & Group Interpretation, Music, Debate, and Journalism, over concerns related to coronavirus.

The IHSA has not made any decisions related to spring sports tournaments at this time.

They recommend that all IHSA spring sports teams consult their local health departments, and follow their recommendations on if and how to proceed with practices and regular-season contests.

Go to the website to read the full announcement.

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(This story was originally published on March 12, 2020)

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