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December 4, 5 & 6, 2014
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2014 OHSAA Football Jamboree Application
The 2014 OHSAA football jamboree explanation and application are now available. What is a jamboree? Click here to read more.    Click here Jamboree explanation  |  Click here for the application (.doc)

April 8, 2014 - "Targeting" Defined In High School Football In Effort To Reduce Risk Injury

April 1 - 2014 OHSAA State Football Championship Priority Seating On Sale (Press Release from Greater Columbus Sports Commission)

2013 OHSAA State Football Championships Information


Thursday, Dec. 5

Div. III: Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary 24 Trotwood-Madison 0

Friday, Dec. 6

Div. VI: Kirtland (14-0) 44 Haviland Wayne Trace 16

Div. IV: Clarksville Clinton-Massie 27 Youngstown Cardinal Mooney 21

Div. II: Loveland 41 Cleveland Glenville 23  

Saturday, Dec. 7

Div. V: Coldwater 24 Columbus Bishop Hartley 7

Div. I: Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller 55 Mentor 52

Div. VII: Maria Stein Marion Local 33 Glouster Trimble 0


OHSAA Football Notebooks and Weekly Computer Point Ratings

2013 Football Offensive Statistical Leaders (Email webmaster@ohsaa.org with additions and/or corrections.)

     Regular Season Notebooks: Oct. 28 | Oct. 21 | July 31 | Aug. 26

     Computer Point Ratings: November 3 Final Regular Season Computer Ratings

          Oct. 29: Full | Release ... Oct. 22: Full | Release

          Sept. 24: Full | Release ... Oct. 1: Full | Release ... Oct. 8 Full | Release ... Oct. 15: Full | Release

     How the Football Computer Ratings are Calculated

     AP Polls: Sep. 16  |  Sep. 23  |  Sep. 30  |  Oct. 7  |  Oct. 14  |  Oct. 21  |  Oct. 28  |  Nov. 5

Statewide Football Scoreboard and HS Game Center
In conjunction with OHSAA partner Digital Scout, the OHSAA has announced its new statewide football scoreboard. The scoreboard is searchable by team, conference and date. Scores are entered either through the myOHSAA system or the free Digital Scout Football App. Click here for the scoreboard.

   Weekly PDF Master Schedules: Week 1  |  Week 2  |  Week 3  |  Week 4  |  Week 5  |  Week 6  |  Week 7  |  Week 8  |  Week 9  |  Week 10

State Tournament Information for Fans

2013 Football Radio Broadcast Listing
The OHSAA is pleased to compile a list of radio stations around Ohio that broadcast high school football games. Click here to view the list.

In addition, stations are invited to carry any of the state championship game broadcasts of the OHSAA Radio Network, which can result in a reduction or waiver of football playoff broadcast rights fees.  [ OHSAA Radio Network Website ]

2013 and 2014 Football Divisions and Regions Announced
June 13 - The OHSAA Board of Directors today approved the divisional breakdowns and regional alignments for the 2013 and 2014 football seasons. Also approved was the schedule format for the 2013 playoffs and state championship games.

  2013 and 2014 Divisions and Regions

    [ Regional Maps ]

     - School Lists Per Division:   Div. I  |  Div. II  |  Div. III  |  Div. IV  |  Div. V  |  Div. VI  |  Div. VII 

2013 Playoff Schedule Format

     - Will play Friday nights at 7:30 PM - Divisions II, III, IV and VI

     - Will play Saturday nights at 7:00 PM - Divisions I, V and VII

2013 State Championships: December 5-7 in Massillon and Canton

     - Game times will be announced the morning after the state semifinals

     - Of the divisions that play on Friday nights during the playoffs (see above), one division will have its state championship game on Thursday night, Dec. 5. That will be announced after the state semifinals

NOCSAE Statement on Helmet Add-On Products
Aug. 8 - The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment has issued the following statement regarding third-party helmet add-on products. Click here for the release.   [ Aug. 26 OHSAA Memo to Schools ]

NFHS Partners with USA Football to Advance Player Safety
Aug. 14 - The NFHS has partnered with USA Football to advance player safety on a national level by endorsing USA Football's Heads Up Football program. Click here for the press release.

2013 Football Practice Start Date Amended
Feb. 15 - At its February 2013 Board of Directors meeting, the board approved an OHSAA proposal regarding the start of football practice in 2013. For schools that start classes August 16 or earlier, football practice may begin on Thursday, August 1. All other schools may begin practice on the previously established date of Monday, August 5.

2013 NFHS Football Rule Changes Release
Feb. 7 - Three risk-minimization additions were among 10 rules changes approved by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Football Rules Committee at its January 18-20 meeting in Indianapolis. Click here for more.



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2013 OHSAA Football Calendar
Aug. 5* First Day of Coaching (* Schools that begin classes Aug. 16 or earlier may begin practice Aug. 1)
Aug. 13 -Aug. 24 Scrimmage Dates
Aug. 26 -Nov. 2 Regular Season
Oct. 14 Non-Interscholastic Competition No Longer Permitted
Nov. 8-9 Regional Quarterfinals
Nov. 15-16 Regional Semifinals
Nov. 22-23 Regional Finals
Nov. 29-30 State Semifinals
Dec. 5-7 State Championships (in Canton & Massillon)

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