Eric Gordon

(7-24-20) Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s CEO Eric Gordon today announced that fall sports will not happen during the remote learning first quarter.

“If it’s not safe to be in school, it’s not safe to be on the playing fields either. I know that’s a heartbreak for our young people.

I know that’s a heartbreak for our young people.”

CMSD schools are members of he Senate League consisting of 13 high schools in the Cleveland school district, 9 of them play football. Despite the OHSAA moving forward with fall sports it was not enough for the CMSD to field teams.