Wrestling Season Begins January 13, 2021

On Tuesday, January 12th, the KCKPS Board approved to start the Wrestling Season on Wednesday – January 13, 2021.  The decision comes after suspending the season following the rise of Covid-19 cases in the Wyandotte County area and the fear wrestling involved such close contact.

All Unified Government Secondary Sports Recommendations will be followed including: masking requirements, cohorting teams, no spectators at competitions (competitions will be livestreamed) along with KSHSAA mitigations of screening, keeping daily logs and temperature taking prior to every to practice/competition.

In addition, the Board approved leniency in the District Eligibility Policy by allowing students who are not academically progressing.  Students with F’s will be required to have a Student Support Plan and attend tutoring/academic help prior to being able to practice.  This only last through January 25th when the first semester ends. The District Eligibility Policy will be in full effect beginning  second semester.

All Athletic Directors will soon be posting the match schedules on athletic websites as soon as they are completed.

Posted January 13, 2021

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