Tag Archives: Tennessee Secondary Schools Athletic Association

Wrestling State Tournament postponed to next week

Inclement weather across the state poses extreme travel conditions A significant portion of our state has been impacted by snow and ice making travel extremely hazardous and, in some cases, impossible. As a result, the tournament has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 24th – Friday, February 26th at the Chattanooga …

Read More »

Finalists unveiled for the 2021 Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards

Thirty student-athletes to be recognized for their performances during the 2020-21 regular season February 10, 2021 The Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards will be presented next month to the top girls and boys in five classifications of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association prior to the championship game awards presentation …

Read More »

Plans finalized for 2021 BlueCross Basketball Championships

New venue secured for Division II tournament February 4, 2021 With district basketball tournaments beginning in the next few weeks, arrangements are being finalized for the 2021 TSSAA BlueCross State Basketball Championships. The tournaments will have a new look this season as a result of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. Due …

Read More »

Governor’s attendance restrictions to be lifted on Feb. 1

Masks, temperature checks, social distancing requirements remain in effect January 28, 2021 In an announcement today, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced that he will soon lift the restrictions on sporting events contained in Executive Order No. 74. “The guidance and rules of local education agencies and the TSSAA remain in …

Read More »

Legislative Council takes action on proposed bylaw changes

Winter meeting held virtually in 2020 December 10, 2020 The TSSAA Legislative Council met via a video conference call on Thursday, December 10. Dan Black, the Director of Schools for the Bradford Special School District, was elected to continue to serve as President of Legislative Council. Keith Turner, Athletic Director …

Read More »

Classification, postseason alignments set for 2021-23 school years

Schools see significant classification changes for upcoming two-year cycle November 6, 2020 Bernard Childress’ history stretches a quarter-century with the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association. Championship relocations. Playoff expansions. Public schools with private schools; vice versa. But Childress, TSSAA’s veteran executive director, doesn’t have any basis for something quite like …

Read More »