Mar 18, 2020 10:56 PM

KSHSAA cancels spring activities in Kansas schools

Posted Mar 18, 2020 10:56 PM

In response to the executive order from Governor Kelly this week on the closure and cessation of in-person instruction in all Kansas schools through May 29th, the Kansas State High School Activities Association is canceling all spring championships, competitions and festivals for the remainder of this school year.

KSHSAA said as a commitment to the health of Kansas students and communities the best decision and only reasonable response was to cancel the regular season and post-season spring activity season. 

KSHSAA is also strongly discouraging non-school activity participation at this time in an effort to mitigate the ommunity transmission of coronacirus. All CDC, KDHE and KSDE recommendations for preventing disease transmission should be followed at this time for any non-school activity in which a student participates.

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Jayhawks ranked number one

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas has finished the season No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll, receiving 63 of 65 first-place votes from a national media panel. Gonzaga was second and Dayton third with Florida State and Baylor rounding out the top five.

It's the fourth time since the inception of the men's poll for the 1946-47 season that the Jayhawks finished on top. The AP poll is typically released before the NCAA Tournament settles the national champion. The tournament was canceled this year amid the coronavirus pandemic.