Fencor Tournament Health Guidelines

(You will notice changes we have made based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and the Pennsylvania Department of Health)

  1. Everyone entering the gym will be Temperature checked and given a spray of hand sanitizer. Anyone showing a high temperature will be retested and if still high will be asked to leave.
  2. Per state regulations, all non-basketball attendees (spectators) should wear a mask, unless having a medical condition that prevents it, while inside the gym. If they forget to bring one will have reusable cloth ones at the check in area for $5 each.
  3. Social distancing seating will be monitored for non-family members.
  4. As of 8/01, each team can have a maximum of 13 spectators at each game. (not counting small children who can sit on adult’s lap)

Basketball team specific guidelines

  • Activities that increase the risk of exposure to saliva must not be allowed including chewing gum, spitting, licking fingers, and eating sunflower seeds.
  • Avoid shaking hands, fist bumps, or high fives before, during or after games. Limit unnecessary physical contact with teammates, other athletes, coaches, officials, and spectators.
  • There will be no handshaking with the other team after the game.
  • Team water coolers for sharing through disposable cups are not allowed. Fixed water fountains should not be used if can be avoided.
  • Teams should bring their own basketballs for use.
  • To limit outsiders, each team should prepare someone to do the book or clock.
  • Coaches should use hand sanitizer provided on the bench after every game for team.
  • If a team does not have the next game, once their game is over, coaches and players should leave the inside of gym until 15 minutes before next game time.