North Dakota High School Activities Association
Board of Directors Meeting
NDHSAA Office – Valley City
January 18, 2018
– 10:00 am

Committee Meetings
Wednesday, January 17

Thursday, January 18

  • 9:00 am – Realignment Committee (Manley, Carlson, Privratsky, Schafer) – Champions Room
  • 9:30 am – Tournament Committee (Jordan, Carlson, Dahlen, Manley) – Champions Room
  • 9:30 am – Canvassing Committee (Baesler, Stedman, Strand) – Sylling Room
  • 9:30 am – ** Finance/Personnel Committee (Privratsky, Manley, Vollmer) – Fetsch’s Office

** Indicates additions or edits after initial posting.

Agenda

  1. Call Meeting to Order
  2. Approval of Agenda
  3. Approval of Consent Agenda
    1. Approval of Minutes
      1.  November 30, 2017
      2.  December 11, 2017
    2. Financial Report
      1. Balance sheet
        1. November 2017
        2. **December 2017
      2. Budget
        1. November 2017
        2. **December 2017
      3. Savings/investments
        1. November 2017
        2. **December 2017
      4. **Fall Sports Financials
    3. Coop Applications
      1.  Bishop Ryan and Surrey in boys golf, 7-12, 2017-18, no fee
      2. Larimore and Dakota Prairie in wrestling, 7-12, 2018-19, no fee
      3. Larimore and Northwood in wrestling, 7-12, 2018-19, no fee
  4. Executive Board Report
    1. Andy Dahlen, 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 on the following:
    2. Staff salary recommendations for 2018-19
    3. NDHSAA Calendar Contract Extension
    4. NDHSAA Awards Contract Extension
    5. NDHSAA Ball Bid Extension
  6. Football Committee Report
    1. Ben Schafer, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with recommended guidelines for the 2019 & 2020 football plan.  Board approval is necessary in accordance with the football plan timeline.
  7. Tournament Committee Report
    1. Travis Jordan, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with recommendations for the following:
      1.  2018 Fall Region Tournament sites
      2. 2018 State XC Site Change – Bismarck to Jamestown
      3. 2022 State A Music date change
  8.   Canvassing Committee Report
    1. Kirsten Baesler, Committee Chair, will provide a vote tally for the Board positions of Class A East and Class B Northeast.
  9.   **Realignment Committee Report
    1. Jeff Manley, Realignment Chair, will provide the Board with recommended Class B softball region alignments for the 2019 season.
  10.   Athletic Review
    1. Attached are Athletic Review recommendations for Board consideration.  Office staff responsible for the administration of each sport will work through the recommendations with the Board.
  11.   Hillsboro High School Audience (10:45 am)
    1. Attached is an eligibility request from Hillsboro AD Dave Nelson regarding the closing of Norman County West (MN)’s 7-12 grade building.
  12.   East Region Request
    1. Attached is a letter from Grand Forks Public Schools AD Mark Rerick requesting the Board to allow football contest participation one day early for sub-varsity football in 2018.
  13.   Devils Lake 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 2018.
  14.   Other
    1. 2018-19 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
  19.   Next Meetings – Locations, Dates and Times
    1. Class B District Chair Meeting – March 16, 2018 – Ramkota Hotel – Bismarck
    2. Combined Tournament Committee – April 9, 2018 – Ramada Inn – Fargo
    3. Board of Directors Meeting – April 10, 2018 – NDHSAA Office – Valley City
  20.   Adjourn
Updated 01/19/2018