Below is a letter addressed to Governor Brown that emphasizes the importance of providing co-curricular opportunities for Oregon High School student-athletes this school year. The letter contains information, data and research showing how high school athletics can be done in a safe and productive manner.   We need you to gather as many signatures in support of the letter as possible. Please forward this email to your athletes, parents, staff and community members as it contains the letter itself and instructions on how to provide an electronic signature. To make the letter writing campaign a success we will need a unified effort from our schools, coaches, athletes, parents and community members.


To provide an electronic signature to endorse the “Return to Play” campaign letter, complete the form at the following link: .


Please note, that after submitting the form, you may see a white blank page. That is normal and you should assume your response has been recorded.

In completing the form, we also ask that you list your local state representative and senator. To find your local representatives, you can type your address at the following link and it will provide you with your local representatives:

We believe one letter with a large number of supporters, will have a greater impact. With the proposed February 8th start date for football practice we would like to have signatures collected no later than Jan 26th. On January 27th we will be sending the letter and collected signatures to the following state decision makers including your local state representatives and senators.

  • Governor Brown
  • Patrick Allen – OHA Director
  • COVID-19 Reopening Team
  • Oregon State Senators & House of Representatives from your local area