Follow the link below to register your foursome for the 13th Annual Jim Staunton Champions for Character Golf Tournament. This prestigious tournament supports our Jim Staunton Champions for Character Awards and Dinner which honors student-athletes, coaches, administrators, schools, officials and members of the media who best exemplify the virtues of sportsmanship and character among our member... Continue Reading →

CIF-SS Meeting Dates for the 2016-17 School Year

Below are the meeting dates for the 2016-17 school year. Revised 3/21/16 Executive Committee Meeting – Workshop and New Member OrientationThursday, August 18 National Federation Section 7 & 8 MeetingSunday-Tuesday, September 18-20 Champions for Character Awards Dinner – The Grand, Long Beach, CAMonday, September 26 Executive Committee MeetingThursday, September 29 Southern Section Council Meeting –... Continue Reading →

2015-16 Academic Awards Criteria

The CIF Southern Section- FORD Academic Awards give recognition to all Southern Section teams who meet the criteria and one senior male and one senior female athlete from each school who have excelled in academics as well as participating on an athletic team at their school. Continue Reading →

2015-16 CIF-SS Team/Host Playoff Requirements; How To Order Additional & Licensed Awards

Athletic Directors & Coaches: The attached PDF is a quick sheet of do’s/don’ts for every school and those in post season.   This information is also in every sport Playoff Bulletin. Highlights of this information include: • All Team & Host Site Playoff Requirements (Scores, Web/TV/Radio rights), Official Souvenirs, • Use of the Official Balls, Gatorade... Continue Reading →

MVP AD Exam Study Guide #1

CIF-SS ATHLETIC ADMINISTRATORS SUMMIT 2015   STUDY GUIDE #1   “Layers of Eligibility” C.I.F. Southern Section Blue Book     Age Requirement – Rule 203   Eight Semesters – Rule 204   0 GPA – Rule 205 A + B (Cannot Hardship less than a 2.0 GPA) 20 Credits – Rule 205 B (1) (b)... Continue Reading →

NFHS Heat Stroke Alert Memo

Dr. Kristen Kucera, the Director of the National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research (NCCSIR), has just brought to my attention that 6 catastrophic heat stroke events (5 confirmed, 1 possible) have occurred so far this year in high school football. In 2014 we had a total of 3 heat strokes (1 fatal) plus 2... Continue Reading →