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Despite Feedback, IHSAA Remains Multi-Class
Updated May 5, 2013 12:01 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(STATEHOUSE) - One state senator is disappointed in the decision for Indiana to remain in a multi-class basketball system.

State Senator Jean Leising says she wasn't too surprised at IHSAA Commissioner Bobby Cox's decision to remain in a multi-class basketball system and says his decision was not based on the popular view of the people of Indiana.

Leising says a majority of the public who attended a series of town hall meetings on the subject supported returning to a single-class system. However, Commissioner Cox says a majority of principals, athletic directors, coaches and players opposed a return to single-class.

Leising says she will consider bringing the topic up in the next legislative session. If she does, she says it will be in the form of a referendum for voters.

She says it will be tough to move a referendum through the general assembly but she believes it's the only way for the people of Indiana to have a voice in the discussion.



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