Winter Sports Information

2020-21 Winter Sports UPDATE

Greensburg Salem will continue with athletics for the Winter season.  Per the advice of our Team Physician and UPMC Sports Medicine, our athletes will now be exempted from wearing a mask when they are active participants in competition.  Active Participants means the athletes competing on-court, on-mat, etc. and engaged in vigorous activity or exercise.

 

All coaches, officials, school personnel, fans and athletes on the sideline or bench area will need to be masked at all times. The link below will take you to UPMC Sports Medicine's recommendation for active participant athletes.

 

UPMC Sports Medicine Playbook: Return to Sports During COVID-19 ADDENDUM

 

Basketball

Attendance

  • 7th, 8th, 9th Grade Boys -  No Fans due to capacity limits at the Middle School
  • Varsity/JV Boys & Girls - Home Fans ONLY - 2 spectators per athlete - fans will need to be social distanced in the bleachers and wear masks.  All fans will have their temperature checked at the door - anyone with at temperature of 100.4 or higher will be asked to leave.
  • All home games will be Live Streamed
  • PA Dept. of Health Occupancy Guidelines

Masks

  • Athletes will be masked at practice when appropriate
  • Active Participants (5 on-court) will be exempted from wearing masks
  • Coaches, officials, school personnel, fans and athletes on the bench or sideline will be masked at all times

Hydration

  • Water will be provided for home athletes, but each athlete must have their own, labeled, water bottle
  • Opposing schools will be responsible for their own water
 

Wrestling

Attendance

  • Varsity- Home Fans ONLY - 2 spectators per athlete - fans will need to be social distanced in the bleachers and wear masks.  All fans will have their temperature checked at the door - anyone with at temperature of 100.4 or higher will be asked to leave.
  • All home games will be Live Streamed
  • PA Dept. of Health Occupancy Guidelines

Masks

  • Athletes will be masked at practice when appropriate
  • Active Participants (on-mat) will be exempted from wearing masks
  • Coaches, officials, school personnel, fans and athletes on the bench or sideline will be masked at all times

Hydration

  • Water will be provided for home athletes, but each athlete must have their own, labeled, water bottle
  • Opposing schools will be responsible for their own water

Cleanliness

  • Athletes are encouraged to shower and change singlets in-between matches
 

Cheer

Attendance

  • Varsity/JV- Home Fans ONLY - 2 spectators per athlete - fans will need to be social distanced in the bleachers and wear masks.  All fans will have their temperature checked at the door - anyone with at temperature of 100.4 or higher will be asked to leave.
  • Cheerleaders WILL NOT travel to away games
  • All home games will be Live Streamed
  • PA Dept. of Health Occupancy Guidelines

Masks

  • Athletes will be masked at practice when appropriate
  • Active Participants (on-court) will be exempted from wearing masks
  • Coaches, officials, school personnel, fans and athletes on the bench or sideline will be masked at all times

Hydration

  • Water will be provided for home athletes, but each athlete must have their own, labeled, water bottle
  • Opposing schools will be responsible for their own water
 

Swimming & Diving

Attendance

  • No Fans at the YMCA for home meets
  • Some meets will be held virtually, depending on the home facilities guidelines

Masks

  • Athletes will be masked at practice when appropriate
  • Active Participants (in-pool) will be exempted from wearing masks
  • Coaches, officials, school personnel, fans and athletes on the bench or sideline will be masked at all times

Hydration

  • Water will be provided for home athletes, but each athlete must have their own, labeled, water bottle
  • Opposing schools will be responsible for their own water

Locker rooms

  • No locker rooms will be available for use at the YMCA
  • Athletes are asked to wear their suits under their warm-ups
 

Ice Hockey (Club)

Attendance

  • Varsity- Home Fans ONLY - 1 spectator per athlete - fans will need to be social distanced in the bleachers and wear masks.  All fans will have their temperature checked at the door - anyone with at temperature of 100.4 or higher will be asked to leave.
  • PA Dept. of Health Occupancy Guidelines

Masks

  • Athletes will be masked at practice when appropriate
  • Active Participants (on-ice) will be exempted from wearing masks
  • Coaches, officials, school personnel, fans and athletes on the bench or sideline will be masked at all times

Hydration

  • Water will be provided for home athletes, but each athlete must have their own, labeled, water bottle
  • Opposing schools will be responsible for their own water
 

Bowling (Club)

Attendance

  • Per Main Bowling guidelines

Masks

  • Athletes will be masked at practice when appropriate
  • Active Participants (bowling) will be exempted from wearing masks
  • Coaches, officials, school personnel, fans and athletes on the bench or sideline will be masked at all times

Hydration

  • Water will be provided for home athletes, but each athlete must have their own, labeled, water bottle
  • Opposing schools will be responsible for their own water