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TSSAA addresses summer sports activities

Board of Control meeting for June cancelled Executive Director Bernard Childress and the TSSAA state office staff are continuing to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on interscholastic athletics in Tennessee. Due to the ongoing social distancing efforts, the Board of Control’s three-day meeting originally scheduled for June in …

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Despite circumstances, lessons from athletic participation endure

Karissa Niehoff, Executive Director of the NFSHSA Column by Karissa Niehoff, Executive Director of the National Federation of State High School Associations and Bernard Childress, Executive Director of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association. Have you ever wondered what life would be like without sports?    Bernard Childress, Executive Director TSSAA …

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