2020-2021 High Risk Sports and COVID-19

Athlete COVID-19 Screening

Use this link to fill out a COVID-19 Screening PRIOR to reporting to practice.  A Q/R code is available on-site to complete the screening as well.  All athletes must fill out the COVID-19 Screening prior to participating in EACH practice and game. 

Games Livestream

Spectators are not allowed at our games due to the restrictions of COVID-19.  Our Technology team has worked hard to livestream our games so spectators can view them live by providing camera coverage as possible.  The livestreams remain on our Youtube channel after the game is over. 
Our Games Livestream page is found here. 

Spectator Guidelines for Fall (2) Season

The Valley Central School District will be following the Section IX Spectator Policy for Indoor Sporting Events (Girls Swimming and Diving and Girls Volleyball) which is as follows: 

In an attempt to keep athletic events up and running, no spectators will be allowed at any indoor venue on or off of school property.  Valley Central will be live streaming the home indoor sporting events. A link to our live stream events can be found here. 

The Valley Central School District will be following the Section IX Spectator Policy for Outdoor Sporting Events (Cheerleading, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, and Tennis) which is as follows:

Outdoor events will allow spectators based on the recommendations of the NYS Department of Health. A maximum of two (2) spectators per athlete will be permitted. All spectators must maintain social distancing and are required to wear a mask, covering the nose and mouth, at all times. Family members will be permitted to sit next to each other. 

Spectators must follow all guidelines to remain at events.

Below is the current list (3.3.2021) of other School Districts permitting two (2) spectators per athlete when planning to attend an away contest:

Cornwall Central School District
Florida Union Free School District (Seward)
Goshen Central School District
Kingston Central School District
Monticello Central School District
Port Jervis City School District
Valley Central School District
Warwick Valley Central School District
Washingtonville Central School District

The list of districts permitting visitor spectators may change throughout the season. Please check that the host district is still permitting visitors before leaving for the event.

Valley Central School District offers a range of modified, junior varsity and varsity sports from football and volleyball to track, baseball, softball, and wrestling.

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Registration for all sports is available here on Family ID.


Fall Sports

  • Cross Country – Varsity & Modified
  • Girls Swimming
  • Boys Soccer – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Girls Soccer – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Girls Tennis – Varsity & JV
  • Football – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Volleyball – Varsity, JV & Modified

Winter Sports

  • Boys Basketball – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Boys Swimming
  • Cheerleading
  • Girls Basketball – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Indoor Track – Varsity
  • Wrestling – Varsity, JV & Modified

Spring Sports

  •  Baseball – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Boys Lacrosse – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Girls Lacrosse – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Boys Tennis – Varsity & JV
  • Boys Golf
  • Girls Golf
  • Softball – Varsity, JV & Modified
  • Spring Track – Varsity & Modified
  • Unified Sports

Sports 2020-2021

The Section IX Athletic Council approved  a resolution establishing an opening start date for athletics for all schools in Section IX. Athletics will begin with the winter season, so far scheduled for January 2021.

The fall season will follow from March to April and the spring season from May through June with exact start dates to be determined. 

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues Section IX  will monitor developments and make changes when needed.