The N-A-I-A has announced its game plan for a return to college athletics for schools like Clarke University. Fall sports athletes including football will return to the Clarke campus beginning on August 8th. The policy announced by the N-A-I-A includes a reduced schedule of football games from11 to nine, cross country moved from eight meets to seven; soccer will play 14 games instead of 18; and women’s volleyball decreased from 28 matches to 22. The first football games will be September 12th. All other fall sports can begin competition on September. 5.
The NAIA also announced that at this time, there are no planned changes for the winter sports season.