Fri. 1:11 p.m.: OHSAA competitive balance proposal passes

The latest competitive balance referendum put on the May ballot by the Ohio High School Athletic Association was passed by a margin of 411-323.

At 1 p.m., the OHSAA released the results from the 820 schools that voted, which is a 90 percent voter turnout.

With the measure passing, the competitive balance referendum will go into effect for the 2016-17 school year.

This was the third referendum for competitive balance in as many years. In 2013, the measure was voted down by 19 votes.

For more on the details and local reaction on the measure being passed/voted down, read Saturday’s Tribune Chronicle.