Fall seasons for football and volleyball were approved by the Minnesota State High School League Monday morning as the board of directors reversed an Aug. 4 decision to have a spring season for both.

Football practices may begin Sept. 28, with the first games on Oct. 9 or 10, with a six-game regular season and a two-week post-season, format to be determined. according to a tweet by John Millea of the MSHSL. The vote was 15-3.

Volleyball practices will also begin Sept. 28 with a regular season of 14 dual meet competitions beginning Oct. 8. The vote tally was not announced.

Covid-19 restrictions still in place are no fans allowed for indoor competitions such as volleyball and a limit of 250 for outdoor competitions such as football.

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