TSSAA Legislative Council Minutes – March 2014

March 12, 2014
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

  1. Roll Call
  2. Approved Minutes of Last Meeting
  3. Old Business
    1. Voted to approve proposal from Northeast High School and Science Hill High School to add the sport of Girls’ Wrestling.
  4. New Business
    1. Took no action on proposals from Seymour High School and St. George’s Independent School to add the sports of boys’ and girls’ lacrosse.
    2. Proposed change to Article VII of the TSSAA Constitution

      Approved request from Forrest, Marshall County, and Cornersville High Schools to move from Athletic District 4 to Athletic District 6. This is in regards to Athletic Districts as they are applied in Article II of the Constitution for administration purposes only.

    3. Denied Proposed Change from Brentwood High School to Article II, Section 6 (Eight-Semester Rule) requesting that students who are 14 months or more younger than the grade level he/she is in be allowed to repeat a grade level without penalty of their eligibility.
    4. Reviewed Proposed Addition to TSSAA/TMSAA Heat Policy regarding Football Practice
    5. Voted to table Proposed Change in Article I, Section 3 from Trousdale County & Lewis County and voted to create a Study Committee to help gather additional information regarding this proposal.