AUGUSTA –The MPA’s Interscholastic Management Committee met Tuesday afternoon to vote on the decision.
Maine high schools’ official fall preseason will now begin on September , with the first possible day for a game being September 18.
In addition, Phases III and IV of the MPA’s Summer Guidelines have been moved to August 3 start date for Phase III, and August 24 for Phase IV. More details on those phases will be released at a later date.
Sport committees will begin meeting Wednesday to determine postseason play for each sport.
Schools will be allowed to adjust scheduled as necessary during the season..And teams will not be penalized for not completing their seasons.