1-7 Each state association may, in keeping with applicable laws, authorize exceptions to NFHS playing rules to provide reasonable accommodations to individual participants with disabilities and/or special needs, as well as those individuals with unique and extenuating circumstances. The accommodations should not fundamentally alter the sport or heighten risk to the athlete/others or place opponents at a disadvantage.
1-7 (3.); 1-2-3g Notes 3. (New) It is permissible for state associations to approve an extension of the team box and to determine the individual who may be in the extended area, provided such extension is the same both teams.