ANDERSON TOWNSHIP – Adding to the number of protests and lawsuits leveled at the state of Ohio, another local soccer group is fundraising online to go after the Ohio Department of Health.
Currently, high school soccer is considered a contact sport by the department and the Ohio High School Athletic Association. Based on the most recent Ohio Department of Health order signed Aug. 1, high school soccer teams are permitted to practice but are restricted to intra-squad practices.
If they were declared non-contact, scrimmages and eventually games against other teams would be permitted.
While the Governor’s Office and the Health