The Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District announced on Sunday that all indoor sport competitions will be postponed until the end of the month as cases statewide and within the district continue to surge.
The decision primarily impacts volleyball and swimming, which were scheduled to conclude near the end of the month. The district said any indoor sports scheduled to end by the end of the month will not be rescheduled.
Indoor sport seasons that stretch beyond the end of the month will be reevaluated as the date approaches, and the district said families will be notified by Oct. 30 at the latest, according to the statement.
Sports may continue on an intramural basis, with competitions happening within a single school community, and the district wrote that teams may continue to work together on conditioning and skill development.
The district has been holding athletic training, practices and competitions against other schools within the district since late June….