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Please be advised that based on an abundance of caution,
Section 8 has decided to delay the start of all Sports.  Below is the finalized plan for the model of running three (3) sport seasons starting in January.   

**There has been no guidance from NYS regarding the Middle School Level to date.

Section VIII High School Athletic Seasons 2020-2021 School Year

Winter Sports Season
Monday, January 4, 2021 - Friday, February 26, 2021 (47 day season)
B/G Basketball, B Swim/Dive, B/G Bowling, Cheer, Wrestling, Gymnastics, B/G Indoor Track

Fall Sports Season
Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, April 21, 2021 (45 day season)
Football, B/G Soccer, G Tennis, B/G Cross Country, B/G Volleyball, Cheerleading, G Swim,

*Spring Sports Season
Thursday, April 22, 2021 - Monday, June 14, 2021 (46 day season)
B/G Lacrosse, Baseball, Softball, B Tennis, B/G Track and Field,

                                                 *Potentially extended season if no Regent Exams


Hicksville Comets

Welcome to Interscholastic Athletics!

Welcome to our Athletic home page. On the left side of this page are links to various pages that will give you additional information on the programs, schedules, directions, NCAA information and regulations, and additional information for student athletes. Please take the time to browse the website. 
 Please see the New Information below.

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We are pleased to inform you that Hicksville High School is making CoreCourseGPA.com, a web-based software program, available to all Hicksville High School student-athletes and their parents/guardians free of charge. 

If your child has aspirations of competing athletically as a freshman at an NCAA Division I or Division II school, they must meet NCAA Initial-Eligibility minimum standards, including minimum core course GPA and SAT/ACT test score requirements.  CoreCourseGPA.com is an innovative tool that allows you to easily track your son or daughter’s progress towards meeting these requirements, beginning as soon as the first semester of their freshman year. 

You can find all this information on the "INFO FOR THE COLLEGE BOUND STUDENT ATHLETE-CCGPA" page Just scroll down and its on the left.

CoreCourseGPA.com now provides an on-demand 26-minute presentation for your student-athletes. This is a perfect resource for parent and student-athlete.

The presentation below will educate you on NCAA academic initial-eligibility rules and recruiting resources while also providing a CoreCourseGPA.com demo with instructions for student-athletes to activate their school provided CoreCourseGPA.com membership.


The video may be viewed at the link below:


Thank you!
Matthew Calarco

Director of HPEA & Recreation, Driver Ed