TSSAA Board of Control sets classifications

It is official. The TSSAA Board of Control at a special called meeting Wednesday at the TSSAA headquarters in Hermitage approved the classification plan for its member schools for  2017-21.

In Division II, football will be divided into three classes. Schools with enrollments up to 265 will be in Class A, 266-530 in Class AA and 531 and up in Class AAA.

The state's 24 Division I private schools have until Oct. 14 to make a decision to stay in Division I or move into Division II.

Division II wrestling and bowling will be in one class each.