Announcements

Entries for October 2017

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In an effort to improve the experience for student bodies attending the IHSA Boys Basketball State Finals, the IHSA has announced seating changes effective for the 2018 IHSA Boys Basketball State Finals at the Peoria Civic Center. The endzone seating behind each basket inside Carver Arena will n... Read more
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A total of 28 by-law amendment proposals were received prior to the deadline from principals/official representatives of IHSA member schools. The IHSA Legislative Commission will review the proposals at its first meeting on Monday, November 6.  Then the proposals will be discussed at town m... Read more
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The IHSA family is saddened to announce the passing of H. David Fry, former executive director of the Association, at his home in Chatham this morning (Oct. 23, 2017). Mr. Fry took an unusual route to his position on the IHSA staff. He grew up in Conrad, Montana, where he was a three-sport athlet... Read more
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The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) is beginning the second year of the #MyReasonWhy campaign, which is designed to showcase the tremendous value that high school sports and activities offer to students.In the first year of the #MyReasonWhy campaign, more than 500 unique... Read more
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WATCH via TV: NBC Sports Chicago Channel Finder WATCH via Facebook Live: NBC Sports Chicago Facebook WATCH via Web: NBCSportsChicago.com/IHSAPairingShow  -  FAQ WATCH via App: NBC Sports App The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Football Playoff Pairing Show returns to NB... Read more
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The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors met at its regularly scheduled meeting at the IHSA office in Bloomington on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, where the Board voted to elect its officers for the 2017-18 school year. Erie High School Principal Tim McConnell  was vote... Read more
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US Lacrosse and the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) announced a partnership centered around officials development efforts in the IHSA’s newest sports, boys’ and girls’ lacrosse, on October 4, 2017. “We’re excited to work together with the IHSA to help ensure... Read more
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Voting for seats on the Illinois High School Association Board of Directors and Legislative Commission closed at midnight on Sunday, October 1, and the results were tallied and certified Monday morning, October 2. Kurt Tenopir, Principal at Fremd High School in Palatine, was elected to the Divi... Read more
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