Robert Zayas, executive director for the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, announced at the recent committee meeting that plans are in place for the NYSPHSAA to host state championship tournaments during the 2021-2022 school year.
State tournaments were cancelled for the spring 2020 and the 2020-2021 school year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Our Lady of Lourdes, Albertus Magnus, John S. Burke Catholic and Ursuline are Catholic schools in the archdiocese that compete in the NYSPHSAA.
Here are the dates and locations for the 2021 fall state championships:
Girls tennis, Sportime, Schenectady, Oct. 28-30B
Cheer, Arlington High School, LaGrange, Oct. 30
Girls team tennis, USTA National Tennis Center, Queens, Nov. 5
Cross country, Chenango, Valley State Park, Binghamton area, Nov. 13
Boys soccer, Middletown High School, Middletown, Nov. 13-14
Girls soccer, SUNY Cortland, Cortland, Nov. 13-14
Field hockey, Centereach High School, Long Island, Nov. 13-14
Girls swimming and diving, Ithaca College, Ithaca, Nov. 19-20
Boys volleyball, Capital Center, Albany, Nov. 20
GIrls volleyball, Cool Insuring Arena, Glens Falls, Nov. 20-21
Football, Carrier Dome, Syracuse, Dec. 3-4