The South Bend Community School Corporation will now allow a limited number of fans at games after receiving approval from the health department. Up to 600 fans will be permitted for football and soccer while 200 fans will be permitted for volleyball.
Two sets of rules have been established, one for outdoor sports and one for indoor sports.
Outside Sports: (Football and Soccer)
- Athletes will not share equipment;
- Only student athletes and essential personnel are allowed on the field;
- Up to 600 fans will be allowed in the stands, with the following restrictions:
- Each family unit must sit six feet apart;
- Masks must be worn by all fans upon entering, during the game, and exiting the stadium;
- Cheerleaders are allowed in the stands but not on the field;
- Band is allowed in the stands but not on the field;
- Hand sanitizer and extra masks will be provided
Inside Sports: (Volleyball)
- Inside capacity will be limited to 200 (families of players and essential personnel only);
- Each family unit must sit six feet apart.
- Masks must be worn by all fans upon entering, during the game, and exiting.
- Teams will not switch benches (per IHSAA).
- Hand sanitizer and extra masks will be provided.
- Concession stands will be open, offering a limited number of pre-packaged snacks.