Pertzborn, also energetic on social media advocating for pupils in athletics, has been annoyed how prep athletics selections have unfolded in Dane County and the condition this yr.
“Anytime we get to a decision, the goalpost gets moved and we just cannot get near it,” he said, imploring people today to do the job collectively.
He mentioned the circumstance has been challenging on anyone, notably seniors. Middleton is scheduled to play soccer in the alternative drop year in the spring.
He stated the learners will need to have to make very good selections if they want to perform.
“I’m glad we are attempting to move ahead to see if it is doable (in a safe and sound manner),” said Pertzborn, whose daughter, Sierra, is a sophomore volleyball, basketball and observe and area athlete at Middleton. “We will give it our most effective effort and hard work. It will choose willpower, sacrifice and determination not only from the coaches but from the athletes.”
Solar Prairie suspended athletic competitions via Jan. 22 but athletic director Eric Nee outlined a exercise strategy: “The start out of the winter athletics year will seem vastly different than in the previous. At this time, we will work in tiny teams and restrict the most sizing to 10 participants at a time. Taking part learners will be split into mounted groups (cohorts) anytime feasible to lower mixing.