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Big Bear Grizzly Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Sports schedules still in flux for 2020-21
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could pose a significant impact on Big Bear High
School teams. “There are some unique problems
where you are,” Wigod said, adding that inclement
weather could affect the schedule in several regions
within the Southern Section jurisdiction. “We’ll cross
those bridges when we come to it,” Wigod said.
Suzuki said moving fall sports to January could be
costly. Big Bear would face transportation costs and
have to secure alternate sites if there is snow on the

Big Bear Middle School field where Big Bear High
School football games are played. And where would
teams practice if inclement weather prevents outside
practice for football, tennis, cross country and golf?
Another issue involves fans. Under some scenarios
fans would not be allowed to attend games because
of restrictions on large gatherings. Wigod said he
understands the lack of fans would take away from
the high school experience, but the important thing

is to provide student-athletes with a way to participate safely. “I believe we’ll have games without fans
versus no games at all,” Wigod said.
Griffiths is hopeful there will be high school sports
in 2020-21. “It just needs to be safe,” Griffiths said.
“We’re talking about education and extracurricular

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