Status of High School Sports by State: Masks Required, States Not Playing Yet

The National Federation of High Schools has collected information on the status of sports this school year and how sports have been impacted by the pandemic.

Four states have yet to play high school sports this year: 

  • District of Columbia
  • New Mexico
  • Oregon
  • Washington
States Mandating Masks EXCEPT for Competition 
  •  Alaska
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Montana
  • Nevada
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • South Carolina
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Wyoming

States Mandating Masks DURING COMPETITION

  •  Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Hawaii
  • Illinois
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • New Hampshire
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • Oregon
  • Vermont
  • New York
  • Rhode Island
  • Pennsylvania
  • Wisconsin
David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]