Fearing Cancellation, North Texas Student-Athletes Relieved UIL Only Delays Season“We can do online school, but we cannot do online football,” said Highland Park High football captain Sam Morse.
UIL Pushes Back Class 5A, 6A Football And Other Fall Sports Until The End Of SeptemberThe UIL, which is the governing body for public school athletics in Texas, announced Tuesday that the beginning of the football season for larger schools is being pushed back nearly a month.
Texas High School Students Back On Courts & Fields As UIL Coronavirus Guidelines Allow For Organized WorkoutsWith a little more than a month to go before the start of the school year, the University Interscholastic League has released guidelines to help teams navigate practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.
UIL, North Texas Coaches Believe They Can Pull Off High School Football During PandemicDallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa said Thursday he has doubts about high school football in 2020. However, the UIL and North Texas coaches believe it can be done.
UIL Recommends Texas Schools Stop Summer Workouts For 10 Days Due To Coronavirus SpreadThe University Interscholastic League is recommending schools cease all workouts and practices starting Friday, July 3 until Monday, July 13.
Texas Student-Athletes Return To Practice Fields During Coronavirus Pandemic, Summer HeatThe extended time off can lead to injuries if the kids jump back in too fast, too soon.
Texas High School Football Players Return To Practice Field For First Time During Coronavirus PandemicWith the state of Texas gradually reopening, the UIL ruled that teams could start to bring back student athletes for workouts.
UIL Puts Out Rules For Athletic, Marching Band Summer Programs In TexasThe UIL has released its requirements and guidelines for athletic and marching band programs during the summer in Texas as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
UIL Extends Suspension Of All Activities Until May Due To CoronavirusAll contests, practices, rehearsals, and workouts will remain suspended until further notice.  The earliest UIL activities could resume is May 4th, 2020.
Dallas ISD Magnet School's Band Director Dean Hill Marks 46 Years In The Classroom"The students will come for the academics, but we also have our band program, and it has been wonderful. Working with young people keeps you young," Hill said.
Duncanville Head Football Coach Reginald Samples Gets 1-Game Suspension, 1-Year ProbationDuncanville High School Head Football Coach Reginald Samples has been suspended for the first game of the 2020 football season by the UIL.