SBLive California Podcast: Everything you need to know about updated high school and youth sports guidelines

In the latest episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette and Bodie DeSilva discuss the updated youth sports guidelines from the California Dept. of Public Health and what they mean for high school sports across the state.

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Gov. Newsom lifts ban on California high school football; outdoor sports can resume on Feb. 26 in red and purple tiers

California Gov. Gavin Newsom updated the state’s guidance on the return of youth and high school sports on Friday, clearing a path for the return of football and other outdoor sports.

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Serra football coach Patrick Walsh joins SBLive California Podcast to talk about why it’s a pivotal week for return to play movement

In the latest episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporter Connor Morrissette speaks with San Mateo Serra High School football coach Patrick Walsh about the Golden State Football Coaches Community and Let Them Play CA’s efforts to open up youth sports in the state.

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CIF reinstates waiver allowing student athletes to compete on club and high school teams at same time

Three weeks after announcing that student athletes could not compete for their high school and club teams at the same time, the CIF has reversed course and once again reinstated the waiver for Bylaws 600-605.

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Here’s where things stand on California’s return-to-play movement for high school sports (column)

I sat in on the CIF State Executive Council meeting Friday and for 30 minutes the Council took public comments from parents. The vast majority of the comments were critical of the CIF for not allowing sports. It was misguided criticism.

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