The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors approved the divisional breakdowns for several fall sports, including football.
Thirteen area schools were affected in football.
Three schools — Alliance, Coventry and Springfield — moved up to Division II. In Division III, four were added; North and Ravenna moved down, and CVCA and Woodridge moved up. In Division IV, four were added; Fairless and Streetsboro moved down, and Northwestern and Norwayne moved up. Waterloo moved down to Division V, and East Canton moved down to Division VI.