Louisiana High School Athletic Association http://wwno.org en High Sschool Football Playoff Controversy To Be Resolved Outside of Legislature http://wwno.org/post/high-sschool-football-playoff-controversy-be-resolved-outside-legislature A bill filed in response to a decision by high school principals to change football post-season play has been voluntarily deferred.<p> Wed, 01 May 2013 15:40:00 +0000 Ashley Westerman 34406 at http://wwno.org High School Football Playoff Split Issue Heads to the Legislature http://wwno.org/post/high-school-football-playoff-split-issue-heads-legislature A state lawmaker has pre-filed a bill that aims to make it illegal for an association or organization to prohibit any school from participating in athletic activities based on its admissions criteria.<p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 17:18:00 +0000 Ashley Westerman 32153 at http://wwno.org High School Leaders at Odds Over Football Playoffs http://wwno.org/post/high-school-leaders-odds-over-football-playoffs <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Louisiana's high schools leaders are clashing over new plans for football playoffs.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A decision by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association will separate traditional public school football playoffs from those held by private, magnet and charter schools.</p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 15:51:05 +0000 The Associated Press 30656 at http://wwno.org Public and Selection-Admission High Schools Butt Heads Over Football Playoff Split http://wwno.org/post/public-and-selection-admission-high-schools-butt-heads-over-football-playoff-split Members of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association met Tuesday with lawmakers to discuss the recent vote to split high school football playoffs into two separate divisions; one for public schools and another for select-admission schools, such as private or parochial schools.<a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wrkf/audio/2013/03/030513_LegislativeHearingOnSplitHSPlayoffs_AWWrap.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 20:37:00 +0000 Ashley Westerman 30592 at http://wwno.org