The 2020 Colorado Excessive College 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 have been moved in April to July 13-18 at CSU-Pueblo. On Monday, the group introduced the cancellation.
“We have 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 offer these athletes one final time representing their excessive faculties on the sphere, court docket and mat.
“Although the 64th All-State Video games will be unable to happen, we acknowledge and have a good time every of the athletes and coaches who earned the glory of taking part on this prestigious occasion.”
Regardless of making “each try to make sure a protected 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 employees who received’t have the chance to expertise the 2020 Video games, however we’re absolutely dedicated to the return of the Video games in 2021 and past,” Plinske stated within the launch.
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