September 18, 2020

AHS Athletics Update: 2021 Winter, Fall, and Spring Season Schedule

The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA), which oversees high school athletics, has finalized its plan for a two-semester return to athletics. As part of the plan, athletic practices and competitions will not resume until the second semester. According to the MPSSAA’s plan, the fall, winter and spring sport competition and championship seasons will be administered in modified formats. Five weeks of interscholastic athletic competition will be available for each season.

SEASON 1 – Winter Sport Season
February 1 – February 21, 2021 – Sport Season Practice & Reconditioning
February 22 – March 27, 2021 – Sport Competition Season

SEASON 2 – Fall Sport Season
March 15 – April 4, 2021 – Sport Season Practice & Reconditioning
April 5 – May 8, 2021 – Sport Competition Season

SEASON 3 – Spring Sport Season
April 26 – May 16, 2021 – Sport Season Practice & Reconditioning
May 17 – June 19, 2021 – Sport Competition Season

** Coaches may engage virtually with prospective team members for 60-90 minutes one day each week now through January 22, 2021, excluding school closings or religious observance days.

** Parents/guardians may register their student-athlete for virtual engagement sessions via HCPSS Connect. After logging in, select More Options from the left menu and then Athletic Registration from the middle of the page.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact our Athletics and Activities Manager, Mike Senisi at