2017 Spring NCHSAA Board of Directors | Agenda Items

Below is the list of Potential Agenda Items for the upcoming Spring Meeting of the NCHSAA Board of Directors. The meeting will be held May 2-3, 2017.
This list is provided for review by our membership.  If you have thoughts, concerns or additional feedback related to any of these topics, please contact the NCHSAA office or your regional members of the Board of Directors.

  • Ejection, Incident & Penalty Report
  • Ejection Policy for Scrimmages
  • Number of Softball Umpires in Regional Finals
  • Procedure for Assigning State Championship Game Officials
  • Approval of New Regional Supervisors for Selected Associations in Volleyball, Wrestling and Basketball (2017-2018)
  • Approval of New Lacrosse Local Association
  • Seating Requirements for Playoff Contests
  • Allowable Game Expenses During Playoffs
  • Consider Web-Based Rules’ Clinics
  • Consider Increased Certification for Swimming Coaches & Officials
  • Student Services’ Program Updates and Review
  • Timeline for Completion of NFHS Sudden Cardiac Arrest Course
  • Amateur Rule—Ineligibility Clarification
  • Approval of Non-Athletic Calendar
  • Coaches’ Education Compliance
  • Governance of Cheerleading as a Sport
  • Rules’ Clinic Requirement for Cheerleading & Tennis Coaches
  • 2016-17 Budget Review
  • 2016-17 Sports Comparison Review
  • Review of Investment Summaries
  • Review of Funds Distributed to Member Schools
  • Spectrum Sports Contract (formerly Time Warner Cable)
  • Review of Ticket Prices
  • Review of Live Radio/Television Fees
  • Personnel Updates
  • Approval of New Schools
  • How Fine Monies Are Used
  • Financial Obligations Relative to Endowment Contests
  • Continuing Review of Transfer Policy
  • 2017-2018 Playoff Process and Procedure
  • Championship Equity and Dual Team Wrestling
    • Contest Dual Team Finals at a Neutral Site
  • Discuss Women’s Wrestling
  • Legislative Issues: Home School Students; Health & Safety
  • Senior Exception for Skill Development & Minimum Load Requirement
  • Emancipation Regulations
  • Clarify Quorum Relative to NCHSAA Constitution
  • Review of NCHSAA Language Relative to “Majority of Nights”
  • Winter Eligibility—Allow Through End of Season
  • Establish Set Date for “Freezing Rosters”
  • Review Regular Season Volleyball Tournament Formats
  • Baseball—Fixed Playoff Dates
  • Handbook Editorials
  • Number of Qualifiers to Indoor Track Championships
  • Playoffs, Brackets, Qualification & Seeding
    • Recommendations to Reduce Bracket Size for all Sports
    • Recommendation to Sub-Divide on 4A Teams
    • Recommendation to Reinstate Pod System Seeding
  • Skill Development/Dead Period Considerations During School Year
    • Reduce Dead Periods Length from 6 Weeks to 4 Weeks
    • Reduce Length from 6 to 2 weeks
    • Allow Option B and Non-Football Schools to Hold Skill Development During 10-Day Period
    • Exempt Non-Football Playing Schools and Women’s Sports from 10-DayDead Period