Since We Last Met

At our CIF Southern Section Council Meeting on October 6, we presented the Playoff Groupings by Competitive Equity proposal to our League Representatives. At that meeting, we encouraged our constituents to invite our staff members to attend league meetings and/or area meetings to answer questions, provide clarifications and serve as a resource for those groups... Continue Reading →

Spalding Continues as Official Ball in Five Sports Through 2021

Spalding will be the Official Ball of the CIF Southern Section Los Alamitos, CA (November 13, 2015)– Today the CIF Southern Section and Spalding announced a fiveyear partnership extension for Spalding to be the Official Ball for all playoff events in the sports of Football, Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball and (Dudley) Softball. With the new agreement, Spalding... Continue Reading →

New School and Old School

We are all well aware of the power of technology and how it changes the way we work and the way we live. The ability to communicate with each other and to get information exchanged faster than ever is a part of our daily lives that continues to influence everything that we do. At the... Continue Reading →

Valid Change of Residence

As the school year moves from August into September, our office is focused on processing the large number of transfers that are submitted to us by our member schools. For example, in one month, August, 2015, we processed 1,645 total transfers. The category that has the highest number of transfers, 745 in the month of... 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 →

Let’s Get Started!

Welcome to the 2015-16 school year! We are ready to go and I pledge to you that our staff and I will continue to dedicate ourselves to moving our section forward and serving you in the best way possible. With that in mind, I would like to give you a preview of what is coming... Continue Reading →