By Kevin O’Connell ‘21
After months of uncertainty regarding high school sports seasons, basketball teams are now faced with more confusion about their future. Last week, Gov. J.B. Pritzker declared that basketball would be played in the spring after moving it from a medium to a high-risk sport. The IHSA, however, stated that basketball seasons would move forward as scheduled.
So which is it? Will basketball practices begin on Nov. 16, or will teams take a break after weeks of contact days?
The decision to play is now left in the hands of individual schools and conferences. The IHSA’s approval of a winter season […]