Nassau County Public High School Athletic Association Section VIII of NYSPHSAA, Inc.

  • The Interscholastic Athletics service coordinates all public school secondary interscholastic athletic contests that take place in Nassau. Involved in this scheduling are 136 schools in 46 districts, thousands of boys and girls, and approximately 2,000 officials. Responsibilities include: evaluation, assignment, and payment of game officials; maintenance of centralized records; interpretation and supervision of rules and regulations; provision of CPR/First Aid training to coaches; and review of temporary coaching licenses. 

    The Interscholastic Athletics service relieves subscribing school districts of many administrative duties related to their sports activities.

    CoSer: 502.020, 502.040


    Tailgating policy: Section VIII Executive Director Patrick Pizzarelli would like to remind all spectators that tailgating is prohibited at all of our events. Read his message here.

    County Championship Football games: View match-ups and game information here.

    Online ticketing now available: Visit GoFan online ticketing to purchase tickets for our post-season contests! 

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