2020-2021 Football State Championships
Football Postponement and Reschedule Protocols
If a team must postpone a contest due to weather or COVID-19 related reasons, schools must meet the following protocols:
Under no circumstances will 3 contests be allowed in a 7-day period.
A minimum rest break of 3 days between games is required
NCHSAA Handbook Rule 2.2.8: Postponed games will be made up in the order of postponement on the next possible date:
- 2020-2021 NCHSAA Handbook - Football Rules and Regulations
- NCHSAA Heat and Humidity Guidelines
- Football Jersey Rules Revision
- 2020 NFHS Football Rules Clarifications
- NFHS Learn | Coaching Football
- NFHS Learn | Fundamentals of Coaching
- NFHS Learn | Concussion
The NCHSAA has one-time funding available for schools when coaches complete the certification program entitled "Heads Up Football".
- Schools will receive $25 per coach for the first 5 and $10 for each coach thereafter.
- Submit course completion certificate(s) (mandatory that one is the head coach) to Tra Waters.
- Once course completion certificates have been received, the NCHSAA will reimburse the cost of the course back to the school.