How will the Competitive Balance Affect Classifications?

The AHSAA Central Board approved a new rule today that will affect successful private schools in the state of Alabama.  Called "Competitive Balance," the new rule will affect the attendance multiplier private schools use when calculating classification as a member of the AHSAA.


*Graphic provided by the AHSAA

State Meet Results are the factor being looked at for XC, Indoor, and Outdoor and would be awarded additional"points" as stated below:

1st or 2nd Place - 4 pts
3rd or 4th Place - 2 pts
5th - 8th Place - 1 pts

Who is Affected?

Cross country  
St. Paul's 5A to 6A
Randolph 4A to 5A
Montgomery Academy 3A to 4A
St. Bernard 1A-2A to 3A
Westminster-Oak Mountain 1A-2A to 3A

Indoor track 
St. Paul's 4A-5A to 6A
UMS-Wright 4A-5A to 6A

Outdoor track 
St. Paul's 5A to 6A
UMS-Wright 4A to 5A
Cottage Hill 3A to 4A
Mobile Christian 3A to 4A
Montgomery Academy 3A to 4A
Westminster-Oak Mountain 1A to 2A