COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced the football region assignments for the upcoming 2019 season, along with the new divisional breakdowns in volleyball, soccer and basketball.
The football regions and soccer, volleyball and basketball divisional breakdowns were approved by the OHSAA Board of Directors and are posted at the following links:
Football Regions: https://www.ohsaa.org/Sports-Tournaments/Football/Football-2019
Soccer Divisions: https://www.ohsaa.org/sports/soccer
Volleyball Divisions: https://www.ohsaa.org/sports/volleyball
Girls Basketball Divisions: https://www.ohsaa.org/sports/girlsbasketball
Boys Basketball Divisions: https://www.ohsaa.org/sports/boysbasketball
The official start date for football, soccer and volleyball practice is August 1. The regular season begins August 16 for soccer and volleyball and August 26 for football (first Friday is August 30).
Girls basketball practice begins October 25, with the regular season beginning November 22. Boys basketball practice begins November 1, with the regular season beginning November 27.
2019 OHSAA Football Calendar
August 1 First Day of Coaching
August 9-24 Scrimmage Dates
August 26 Regular-Season Begins (First Friday is August 30)
Sept. 24 First Weekly Computer Points Released
Nov. 2 Regular-Season Ends
Nov. 3 Final Computer Points and Playoff Qualifiers Announced
Nov. 8-9 Regional Quarterfinals
Nov. 15-16 Regional Semifinals
Nov. 22-23 Regional Finals
Nov. 28 Thanksgiving
Nov. 29-30 State Semifinals
Dec. 5-7 State Championships in Canton