We let the OSAA
know we made that mistake and the ramifications of that mistake is that we had to forfeit the games we played," Wynn said.
is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring equitable competition for Oregon high school students through OSAA
I'm just really excited because I think it's important for our game," OSAA
assistant executive director Cindy Simmons said.
inclusion committee decided exhibition events should be officially provided for para-ambulatory and wheelchair athletes in the two sports, and starting with the state swimming championships at Mt.
Much like the NCAA, the OSAA
has the power to fine schools and to hand out penalties, granted on a much smaller scale.
The cutoff for Class 6A is 1,258, and as Starck pointed out when putting together his proposal to the OSAA
, there are currently 11 5A schools that are larger than Thurston.
also said Sheldon - which has the furthest to travel - will get the later game.
Thurston, which foresaw a decline in enrollment two years ago when the OSAA
went through its most recent round of reclassification, put in its request in 2012 to move back to Class 5A.
I was pleased that the OSAA
changed its position so quickly," Sheldon coach Lane Johnson said.
Friday afternoon, the OSAA
announced the result of that game, as well as Marshfield's game against Douglas, Sisters-Sutherlin and Harrisburg-Glide were all changed to forfeits, with Roseburg, Douglas, Sutherlin and Glide all taking losses because they were the home teams for a forfeited game.
Springfield, though, still has games on its schedule against teams ranked 13 (Churchill), 6 (Crater) and 2 (Ashland) by the OSAA
executive board adopted the final recommendations of the state championship committee Monday, which was charged with looking at Oregon's high school playoff formats and tweaking them under the state's new alignments.