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Lakeshore's Aidan Jackson tries to escape St. Joseph's Christian Myers during the first half of a game last year at St. Joseph High School. Scenes like these remain in doubt for this fall, as officials must still decide whether contact sports will be allowed to compete this fall.

High school football, volleyball and boys soccer may have to wait awhile to get their sports up and running.

The Michigan High School Athletic Association approved the next steps in returning sports for member schools on Wednesday, adopting a plan to phase in competition for fall sports in hopes of continuing to deter the spread of COVID-19.