North Dakota High School Activities Association
Board of Directors Meeting
NDHSAA Office – Valley City
January 17, 2019
- 10:00 am

Committee Meetings
Wednesday, January 16
2:00 pm – Athletic Review (Schafer, Privratsky) – Conference Call
2:30 pm – Constitution & By-Laws Committee (Carlson, Jordan, Rerick, Strand) – Champions Room

Thursday, January 17
8:30 am – Finance/Personnel & Policy Committee (Privratsky, Brandt, Vollmer) – Fetsch’s Office
9:00 am – * Realignment Committee (Privratsky, Rerick, Sorlie, Strand) – Champions Room
9:30 am – Tournament Committee (Jordan, Carlson, Rerick, Strand) – Champions Room
9:30 am – Awards & Canvassing Committee (Baesler, Baxley, Brandt) – Sylling Room
9:45 am – Executive Board (Schafer, Privratsky, Sorlie) – Fetsch’s Office

* Indicates a change since initial posting

Agenda

  1. Call Meeting to Order
  2. Approval of Agenda
  3. Approval of Consent Agenda
    1. Approval of Minutes
      1. November 29, 2018
      2. December 11, 2018
    2. Financial Report
      1. Balance sheet
        1. November 2018
        2. * December 2018
      2. Budget
        1. November 2018
        2. * December 2018
      3. Savings/investments
        1. November 2018
        2. * December 2018
      4. Coop Dissolutions
        1. Bismarck Public Schools and Kidder County in softball, 7-12, 2018-19
      5. Coop Applications
        1. Shanley and Central Cass in boys soccer, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
        2. Shanley and Central Cass in girls soccer, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
        3. LaMoure and Edgeley in baseball, 7-12, 2018-19, no fee
        4. Hankinson and Rosholt (SD) in baseball, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
        5. Grafton and Midway in softball, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
        6. Mott-Regent and New England in boys track, 7-12, 2018-19, late fee
        7. Mott-Regent and New England in girls track, 7-12, 2018-19, late fee
        8. Williston and Williston Trinity Christian in boys soccer, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
        9. Williston and Williston Trinity Christian in girls soccer, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
        10. Wilton, Wing, and Kidder County in softball, 7-12, 2018-19, late fee
        11. * Dickinson and South Heart in boys hockey, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
        12. * Dickinson and Hope Christian in girls golf, 7-12, 2019-20, no fee
  4. Executive Board Report
    1. Ben Schafer, Committee Chair, will report to the Board on Committee actions
  5. Finance/Personnel Committee Report
    1. Scott Privratsky, Committee Chair, will report to the Board with a committee report
  6. Constitution & By-Laws Committee Report
    1. Mitch Carlson, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with a committee report
  7. Tournament Committee Report
    1. Travis Jordan, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with a committee report
    2. 2019 Fall Region Tournament sites
  8. Canvassing Committee Report
    1. Kirsten Baesler, Committee Chair, will provide a Board with a committee report
  9. * Realignment Committee Report
    1. Scott Privratsky, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with a committee report
      1. * Softball Realignment
  10. Athletic Review
    1. Attached are Athletic Review recommendations for Board consideration.  Board action on each item is necessary.
  11. Devils Lake High School Request
    1. Attached is a letter from Devils Lake AD Jason Wiberg requesting the Board to allow basketball contest participation one day early in order to fill out the brackets for the Lake Region Girls’ Basketball Tournament in November 2019.
  12. * Esports Request
    1. Attached is a proposal from Grand Forks AD Mark Rerick and Rugby Superintendent Mike McNeff requesting the Board to consider the study of esports as a sponsored activity in accordance with existing Board regulation
  13. Jamestown High School Request
    1. Attached is a letter from Jamestown AD Jim Roaldson requesting a waiver of Article XIV, Section IIIa for a student to participate in a similar contest during the track and field season.
  14. Other
    1. * 2019-20 meeting dates      
  15. Rooming List 
    1. Winter tournament hotels
    2. Winter tournament award presenters
  16. Board Correspondence
    1.  
  17. Representative Reports
    1. Here is opportunity for Board members to create awareness to issues and concerns that may or may not be found on a future agenda.
  18.   Executive Director’s Report
    1. Hardship/Extra Semester Waiver Report
    2. NFHS Winter Meeting Report
    3. NFHS Summer Meeting
    4. * Legislative Update
    5. * All-star rule
    6. * NFHS Foundation Grant
  19.   Next Meetings – Locations, Dates and Times
    1. Class B District Chair Meeting – March 15, 2019 – Clarion Inn – Minot
    2. Combined Tournament Committee – April 1, 2019 – Ramada Inn – Fargo
    3. Board of Directors Meeting – April 2, 2019 – NDHSAA Office – Valley City
  20.   Adjourn
Updated 01/18/2019