While most of Section 1 will end a nearly seven-month sports hiatus on Tuesday, only two Dutchess County schools are certain to join them on that day.
Roy C. Ketcham, John Jay-East Fishkill and Arlington high schools will host their first practices of the fall season later in the week. It still is not yet known if Poughkeepsie will play, and Pawling High School withdrew from fall athletics altogether this week.
Beacon and Our Lady of Lourdes are the two local schools that expect to have sports underway Tuesday, the first day Section 1 schools are allowed to have practices.
The Wappingers Central School District, which includes John Jay and Ketcham, has delayed the start of athletics until Thursday and Arlington until Friday. Both districts still expect to meet the required minimum of 10…