NMSAA 2016 Spring Meeting Minutes
Sec/Treasurer by Courtney Bake
Spring Scheduling 2016 Minutes
Monday, April 11, 2016
Members present: Courtney Bake, Loren Tacke-Fairfield, Jim Gregg-Cut Bank, John Shepherd-Choteau, Jim Carroll-Conrad, Everett Armstrong-Browning, Michael Hairsine-DeLaSalle, Mike White-Shelby, Poor Boy Croft-Boarding Dorm, Tony Brown-East Glacier, Mark Irvin-Havre
Meeting called to order at 9:01 AM
Corrections/Additions to the agenda:
Information from Havre and Conrad
Motion to pay officers
Motion to accept: Mike White, Poor Boy Motion accepted
Information from Havre
Not a ton of teams in their district and others are starting to follow their high school schedules.
Next year their schedules will stay the same. However, consider it for the future being part of the North Central.
Information from Conrad
7th-8th grade is moving to the high school. Conrad Junior High, no longer UMS.
Changes to the Girls Volleyball and Girls Basketball season
Cut Bank wants to keep it the same.
Conrad keep the same.
Choteau wants to keep the same.
Shelby is thinking in the future what the possibilities may need to be.
Fairfield wants to keep the same.
Lack of motion
II. Volleyball proposal
Eight team bracket
Discussion of why not for basketball
Motion to change final four to Elite 8 one year trial basis for basketball and volleyball-Tacke
Motion to have gym availability for elite 8 rotation by Tacke, Jim second
Discussion: Does it create any other issues
III. Willing to host a football Jamboree
Discussion about hosting: Havre, Choteau, Browning
IV. Discussion of Scheduling
October 10, Dec 5, Feb 6, April 10, 2017
V. Pay officers
Motion by shep, second by mike white
VI. Motion to assess dues $50.00 for 2016-2017 Jim, seconded Tacke
VII. Officiating Pool
Jim Gregg appointed Everett
VIII. Officer nomination
Tacke makes motion for Jim Gregg-president, Courtney Bake-sec/tres, Carroll second
Discussion of wrestling MOA’s at divisionals and tightness of rules needs to be followed all season with skin, nails, hair.
Jim appointed Loren Tacke to address wrestling schools at the beginning of the year.
Jim Carroll advised that all of our JH coaches are given the constitution and rules for their sport each season.
Next meeting October 10, 2016 at Cut Bank 9:00 AM
Poor Boy made a motion to adjourn the meeting, Everett second. Motion carried.