Organisers of the Highland Amateur Cup say it is unlikely the tournament will go ahead in 2020 due to the lack of time available to play the ties.
Plans are being made by Thurso Football Academy for the internationally renowned Coerver Coaching to run a children's football camp in the town.
William Powrie believes introducing Celtic and Rangers colts sides into the SPFL could open the door for similar ventures in the Highland League.
Midfielder Ryan Campbell's contribution to Wick Academy in 2019/20 was recognised when he became a treble winner in the club's end-of-season awards.
Youth football club Caithness United has devised its own series of online coaching videos to ensure players keep developing their skills.
Co-manager Gary Manson has praised Wick Academy supporters for sending the club to the top of the Highland League rankings for virtual ticket sales.
Players will be "itching" to get a game when competitive football is finally able to start up again, according to Halkirk United boss Ewan McElroy.
Manager Ewan McElroy says the future looks bright for Halkirk United with so many promising young players beginning to emerge.
Stevie Reid agrees that declaring the North Caledonian season null and void was the right thing to do, even though Thurso were in title contention.
Wick teenager Ross Gunn says going on loan from Caley Thistle to play a season in the Highland League with Fort William has made him a better player.
John McLeod is looking forward to getting back on the goal trail in the Highland League after a frustrating two-and-a-half years out injured.