4 of 6 counties in CIF Central Coast Section have now been cleared to play high school football

As of Tuesday afternoon, here are the counties that meet the case rate threshold and have been cleared to start playing outdoor high school sports in the CIF Central Coast Section.

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Los Angeles School District to return to high school sports conditioning week of March 1

In his weekly Monday update, Los Angeles Unified Superintendent Austin Beutner announced that athletic conditioning for athletes at LAUSD high schools will return the week of March 1.

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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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When will high school football in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section return? Here’s what you need to know

Counties that meet the new state criteria for COVID case rates will be allowed to resume moderate and high-contact outdoor sports – including football – on Feb. 26.

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When will high school football return in the CIF Central Section? Here’s what you need to know

The Central Section is made up of five counties: Kern, Kings, Tulare, Fresno, and Madera. As of Tuesday, Feb. 16, every county is over the 14 per 100,000 people case rate.

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What does Gov. Newsom’s updated guidance mean for the return of LA City Section high school sports? Here’s what we know

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. So what exactly does the new guidance allow for and when can the LA City Section begin play? Here’s what we know.

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