Covid-19 Creates a Different Season for High School Sports
August 19, 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic continues to create chaos in the world of sports. Despite the recent cancellations or postponements of most college seasons, most high schools across the state remain committed to pressing forward with a fall season. Three of the Montana schools in hardest-hit regions of the state canceled their football seasons: St. Labre, Lodge Grass, and Northern Cheyenne (6-man southern division).
The Montana 6-Man football league recently voted by an overwhelming margin to change their traditional 9-week regular-season schedule to a 7-week conference-only format. Several athleti...