(Bea Ahbeck/News-Sentinel) Yesterday, the California Interscholastic Federation and the Sac-Joaquin Section announced new sports calendars due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Football season will now begin with the first practice on December 7. The first Varsity and JV games will be played on January 8 at Lathrop High and the first Frosh/Soph contest is scheduled for January 7 at Lathrop High. Tokay will host a scrimmage on New Years Eve. To read a News-Sentinel article about the change in seasons, please click HERE.
Summer training has begun! Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the county and Lodi Unified School District worked in conjunction to allow summer sports practices with some modifications. Some of the guidelines are as follows: - Groups of no more than 12 (coaches included) - Coaches wearing masks when working with student-athletes - Social distancing of 6-feet or more between student-athletes - Student-athletes must use a Self-Assessment Log and bring it daily to indicate any symptoms of COVID-19 - Students utilize hand sanitizer before and after workouts - Student-athletes must be cleared by the athletic department prior to participation Student-athlete clearance is a multi-step process that begin