As of August 27, 2020 we are in the Green Risk Zone so the following applies:

Restrictions on Fans: -Highly encouraged to wear masks and practice social distance when seating. -Family groups are encouraged to sit together. -Elementary students are expected to sit with their parents, no running around will be allowed. -Parents and fans are expected to exit the facility immediately after the conclusion of the competition. -Seating will be marked. -The student section will be for current 7-12 EPPJ students only! No out of town students or graduates will be allowed. 

Officials: No restrictions, they will have their own area away from all fans, coaches, and players. 

Concessions: Concession stand will be available. 

Game Attendance: -Social distancing, according to health district for capacity (75%) 

Facility: -Facility will be split to separate visiting fans and teams from intermingling. 

Locker Rooms: -Visitor locker room at both gyms will be on the same side as the visiting fans. (We will show you when you arrive) 

Coaches / Athletes: -During competition, the sideline/bench/team areas will be restricted to essential personnel only. This includes players, coaches, team trainers, team managers, game officials, statisticians, and media. -Teams will use the same bench throughout the competition. -Teams will enter through the main doors and be taken immediately to their locker rooms. -Teams should bring their own volleyballs to warm up with. -No team meals allowed to be brought in, warmed, served, etc. 

*Elgin Public and Pope John reserve the right to make changes to these guidelines based on updated Directed Health Measures. 



EPPJ Football COVID Guidelines 

  • Mask encouraged/recommended but not required
  • Practice social distancing
  • Separate restrooms on east side of field for visiting fans
  • Separate concessions in NE corner of field behind the scoreboard for visiting fans, varsity games only.
  • No concession for JH Only 1 player for captains meetings before the game
  • No handshakes before or after the game
  • Visiting teams will use the east side of the field for seating
  • No fans allowed on the field after the contest is complete.
  • No lingering around after the games are complete
  • Fans can park in the designated end zone, sit in the stands or stand around the fence.
  • No children will be allowed to play behind the bleachers or on the practice field.