Key dates for the upcoming fall sports season

Summer is winding down and there are only a couple of weeks left until the start of the 2017 fall sports season.

Here is a list of key dates in August, set by the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association for the 2017-18 school year.


2-5: Football heat acclimation period

7-9: Period of non-contact practice for football

10-18: Period of contact practice for football

12: First day of practice for fall sports

14: Deadline for winter sports transfers/appeals

18: First day for football scrimmages

22: First possible day for football contests

24: First possible day for other fall sports contests