PSAC cancels regular season, championship competition for winter sports

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. — The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference announced Wednesday the cancellation of its mandated regular season and championship competition for winter sports.

The league’s board of directors voted to cancel the season.

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Several local colleges are a part of the PSAC, including: California University of Pennsylvania, Clarion University, Edinboro University, IUP, Pitt Johnstown, Seton Hill and Slippery Rock University.

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Last week, the board voted to cancel PSAC Champsionship seasons for fall sports, yet allowed for league championship opportunities in those sports should six or more schools elect to participate. Schools who decide to play must abide by league rules and NCAA guidelines that have been set because of COVID-19.

The same requirements exist for the winter sports that have been canceled.

Last week, the board agreed to proceed with the intent to play a full regular and championship season for all spring sports in 2021.