The 2020 Colorado Excessive Faculty Coaches Affiliation All-State Video games have been canceled.
The annual prep occasion options outgoing senior athletes in a wide range of sports activities, together with soccer, basketball and softball. Historically, it has been held in June, however in gentle of the coronavirus outbreak this yr’s video games had been moved in April to July 13-18 at CSU-Pueblo. On Monday, the group introduced the cancellation.
“We had been prepared and remained optimistic that the final items would fall into place,” CHSCA launched in a press release. “We’re extraordinarily saddened to not have this chance to present these athletes one final time representing their excessive colleges on the sphere, court docket and mat.
“Although the 64th All-State Video games won’t be able to happen, we acknowledge and rejoice every of the athletes and coaches who earned the dignity of taking part on this prestigious occasion.”
Regardless of making “each try to make sure a secure and profitable occasion” there have been “too many obstacles to beat,” CSU-Pueblo athletic director Paul Plinske stated in a information launch.
“We’re very sorry for the athletes, coaches and workers who received’t have the chance to expertise the 2020 Video games, however we’re totally dedicated to the return of the Video games in 2021 and past,” Plinske stated within the launch.
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