Recent Site News & Updates
UIL Sunset Review Notice
The mission and performance of the University Interscholastic League (UIL) are currently being reviewed by the Legislature as required under the Texas Sunset Act. In 2013, the Legislature provided for the Sunset Commission, composed of legislators and public members, to review UIL, but unlike other state agencies undergoing Sunset review, it is not subject to abolishment under the Sunset Act.
2014-15 Volleyball Alignments
The 2014-15 Volleyball alignments have been posted on the alignments page.
Alignments for other activities will follow in the next few weeks.
UIL Track & Field State Meet - Wheelchair Division
An amendment to the University Interscholastic League Constitution and Contest Rules, passed by the Legislative Council in October 2013, will add wheelchair competition events as a pilot program to the 2014 Track and Field State Meet.
Questions may be directed to Traci Neely, UIL Assistant Athletic Director or Dr. Mark Cousins, UIL Director of Athletics.
The Fiction Writing Contest encourages and rewards creative writing in Texas schools. This year's fiction writing contest theme is “The People Our Parents Warned Us About.”
Deadline to apply is June 2, 2014 and there is no entry fee.
The Theatrical Design Contest state qualifiers have been announced.
Football News & Information
See attached document for 2014-15 football news and information on the following topics:
- Renaming of playing weeks
- 5A & 6A sub-varsity games during Week 1
- 40 Second Clock
- Spring Training
- Teams Advancing to the Playoffs, 2014-15
2014 Golf State Championships - Date Change
In an attempt to avoid a possible conflict with the UIL golf state championships and regional academic competition, the UIL has announced it is changing the dates of its 1A and 2A golf state tournaments.
Originally scheduled for Thursday, May 1 and Friday, May 2 in Austin, the new dates for the 1A and 2A state championships are now Wednesday, April 30 and Thursday, May 1. The sites, 1A at Lions Golf Course and 2A at Roy Kizer Golf Course, remain unchanged.
The dates for the 5A, 4A and 3A state championships also remain unchanged.
The new schedule for the 2014 UIL Golf State Championships are as follow:
5A - Onion Creek Club
4A - The University of Texas Golf Club
3A - Hyatt Lost Pines Golf Resort
April 30-May 1
2A - Roy Kizer Golf Course
1A - Lions Golf Course
2014-16 District Assignment Appeals Results
The 2014-16 alignments have been updated as a result of the district assignment appeal meeting held yesterday, Feb. 20, 2014.
For more information, please see the press release at the link provided; the updated alignments can be found at www.uiltexas.org/alignments