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Current COVID-19 Protocols

WYSA RETURN TO PLAY REQUIREMENTS FOR SPRING 2021

Below are the  Return to Play Requirements that the Wisconsin Youth Soccer Association (WYSA) has set in place for all Wisconsin Clubs to return to play for Spring 2021 soccer. 

These guidelines are to be followed at all soccer venues, SCORe and away. 

All questions, comments, and concerns regarding these requirements should be sent to WYSA Executive Director 
mzielinski@wiyouthsoccer.com

TRAINING PROTOCOL

Recommended Soccer Bag Items for Players

  • Shin guards
  • Cleats
  • Clean Face Mask
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Labeled Water Bottles
  • Personal, Labeled Soccer Ball

 

Preparing for Training

  • Parents are required to RSVP for player’s attendance for all training sessions in SportsEngine. If attendance status changes for the player, parent is required to update the player’s RSVP status prior to training.

  • Prepare and pack your water bottle for training.

    • Players are NOT to share water bottles
    • Clearly mark your name on your water bottle.
  • Get dressed at home in your training gear so that you can arrive at the training site ready to play.
  • Players are recommended to pack and bring to training personal sanitizing supplies, including hand sanitizers. Sanitizing materials should be clearly marked and not shared.
  • Masks are encouraged but not required. 
  • If you have a fever, or any covid symptoms do not go to training.
    • Please refer to PLAYER COVID SYMPTOMS RESPONSIBILITY INFORMATION section

GAME DAY PROTOCOL

Recommended Soccer Bag Items for Players

  • Shin guards
  • Cleats
  • Clean Face Mask
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Labeled Water Bottles
  • Personal, Labeled Soccer Ball
     

Preparing for Participation

  • Parents are required to RSVP for player’s attendance for all Games in SportsEngine. If attendance status changes for the player, parent is required to update the player’s RSVP status
  • Prepare and pack your water bottle for training.
    • Players are NOT to share water bottles
    • Clearly mark your name on your water bottle.
  • Get dressed at home in your game gear so that you can arrive at the game site ready to play.
  • Players are recommended to pack and bring personal sanitizing supplies, including hand sanitizers. Sanitizing materials should be clearly marked and not shared.
  • If player has a fever,  showing covid symptoms do not go to game.
    • Please refer to PLAYER COVID SYMPTOMS RESPONSIBILITY INFORMATION section
       

GAME PROTOCOLS

  • Parents are required to RSVP for player’s attendance for all Games in SportsEngine. If attendance status changes for the player, parent is required to update the player’s RSVP status
  • Masks are encouraged but are not required.
    • Please note that some municipalities may require masks. Players and Families are to follow the municipalities covid guidelines for away games. 
  • Limit number of spectators at match if possible. No specific limits are set by WYSA however SCORe, as a privately owned facility, is asking that families keep spectators to 4 adults per player. 
    • Please note that some municipalities may have limits on spectator limits Players and Families are to follow the municipalities' covid guidelines for away games. 
  • Social distancing on sidelines of 6 feet
  • If spectator has a fever or showing covid symptoms do not go to game.

PLAYER COVID SYMPTOMS RESPONSIBILITY INFORMATION

  • If a player has a temperature of 100.4° or higher they are required to stay home
  • If player has any flulike symptoms such as a cough, nausea, headache, body aches, chills, Player is required to stay home and consider being tested if symptoms persist
  • If exposed/direct contact to known COVID case, player should abstain from team activities until tested and negative results received. This could be up to 14 days.
  • If player suspects they have COVID, player is required to refrain from team activities until negative test received. This may take up to 14 days.