NEW JERSEY -  Despite Governor Murphy closing all New Jersey schools for another 30 days, the NJSIAA still has options in place for all spring athletes.

After Governor Murphy's daily press conference on Thursday, the NJSIAA made an updated statement on the viability of a spring sports season.

"The return-to-school date and related public health guidelines will continue to determine the viability of a spring sports season", the NJSIAA said in a statement on April 16. "As noted, NJSIAA is committed to doing whatever is possible to provide New Jersey's student-athletes with some type of spring season.

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"We have models in place that allow for competition starting as late as May 25", the organization said. "But given the late start date, tournament play may not be viable".

"Our commitment ot conclude the spring season, no later than June 30 stands", they said. "As the governor noted, we remain hopeful."

 

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