The Mountain Athletic Conference held a meeting Monday July 6th to issue practice guidelines and prepare for the start of the season. It is important that if your child is feeling sick or showing any symptoms of COVID-19 that you DO NOT send them to practice.
Below are the practice guidelines the league will follow for the season. This does mirror GHSA and the league will change its guidelines when Georgia High School does.
Mountain Athletic Conference Practice Plan. GHSA Guidelines with a Few Rules added by Football Board.
Guidance for returning to conditioning with recommendations and/or
It is recommended that staff and athletes are screened prior to each workout. (Temperatures Must be checked before practice starts MAC RULE) Anyone with a Temp over 100.4 must be sent home.
• Do you or have you had a fever in the last week?
• Have you been diagnosed with COVID-19?
• Have you been in contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19?
• Have you traveled to a “hot spot” for COVID-19?
exposure. Student or coaches CANNOT change groups for the duration of this guidance.
to condition and shower at home.
“water cows” is allowed.
facility. (This option only applies if you choose to have more than groups of 50 at different times at the same place.)
Recommendations and restrictions are fluid and subject to change. Safety must be our top
priority. The rules and policies may change as needed.
The league is still on track for Sept 12th Opening Day
Minor Changes for 2020 Season