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Wenatchee FC COVID-19 Protocols and Guidelines

Wenatchee FC staff, players, families, and volunteers are required to follow the PSPL, Washington State, and local COVID-19 mitigation requirements and guidelines as outlined for soccer activities. The source documents are below. The PSPL guidelines are the primary reference for soccer activities as derived from the Washington State document. Requirements for specific events and facilities may also apply and will be communicated as appropriate (some are below). Thank you for working to make a return to soccer safe for everyone! 

This is a living document with updates as needed. (Updated February 26, 2021)

Wenatchee FC COVID-19 Protocols and Guidelines - PDF Link

 

PSPL Guidelines for Soccer Activities:

https://psplsoccer.demosphere-secure.com/about-1/league-news/updated-guidelines

 

Washington State COVID-19 Sporting Requirements:

https://www.governor.wa.gov/sites/default/files/COVID19%20Sporting%20Activities%20Guidance.pdf

 

General Requirements

All Club Participants 

  • Review and follow the COVID-19 safety practices as defined by current PSPL and Washington State youth soccer activity guidelines including masking, distancing, hand sanitizing, water bottle sharing, equipment use, etc.
  • Self-assess for COVID-19 signs or symptoms listed by the CDC prior to attending any club activity.
  • Do not attend any club activity if you, anyone in your household, or a close contact, tests positive for COVID-19, have signs or symptoms of COVID-19, or has a pending COVID-19 test result.
  • Sign the Wenatchee FC COVID-19 screening and attestation form when required.
  • Players or staff that cannot attend in-person school or work due to quarantine must stay home from club events.
  • Masking is required at all times for anyone attending club activities (including coaches, referees, players, parents, spectators, and volunteers).
  • Social distancing must be maintained during club events when not engaged in soccer sporting activities.
  • Bring personal hand sanitizer to all club activities and use per the guidelines.
  • Sanitize equipment and cleats prior to arrival at club activities.
  • Carpooling and hotel sharing outside of immediate family or close contacts should be avoided.
  • Use masks and extra ventilation if carpooling with people outside of immediate family is absolutely necessary.
  • Shower, wash clothing, and clean all training gear upon returning home if involved in soccer sporting activities.
  • People, households, or other groups at high-risk for COVID-19 complications are strongly encouraged to limit participation.
  • Wenatchee FC sanctioned activities could stop at any time as directed by the Wenatchee FC Board of Directors or government authorities.

Coach, Manager, or Team Representative Responsibilities

  • Athletes and staff are to be screened for COVID-19 signs and symptoms using the Wenatchee FC COVID-19 screening and attestation form prior to club events.
  • Take temperatures of athletes and staff upon arrival as required by facility specific protocols.
  • Athletes and staff with a temperature of 100.4F or higher, or cannot pass the attestation form, are to be sent home from club activities.
  • Maintain attendance list for team activities for 28 days - use screening form.
  • Provide hand sanitizing station or access at scheduled activities.
  • Coaches are to sanitize balls and other equipment at the completion of club activities.

 

Facility Specific Protocols

The below are specific to these facilities. Other facilities will be added here, or emailed directly to WFC teams from other clubs, as we schedule across the state. All other General Requirements apply.

Apple Bowl 

  • Use restroom prior to arrival - restroom use is for emergencies only.
  • Enter and exit via the Pioneer Middle School parking lot entrance.
  • Temperature checks and screening of all players and staff will be performed by a coach, or team representative, using the attestation form prior to entering the facility.
  • Players and staff are to sanitize hands upon entering and exiting the facility at a sanitizing station.
  • Emergency bathroom use is limited to one person at a time with hand sanitizing required.

Foothills Middle School

  • Use restroom prior to arrival - restroom use is for emergencies only.
  • Enter via the southwest parking lot off of Maple St. if training near the football field.
  • Enter via the McKittrick entrance if training on the north side of the facility.
  • Enter via the southeast parking lot off of Maple St. if training on the southeast field.
  • Temperature checks and screening of all players and staff will be performed by a coach, or team representative, using the attestation form prior to entering the facility.
  • Players and staff are to sanitize hands upon entering and exiting the facility at a sanitizing station.
  • Emergency bathroom use is limited to one person at a time with hand sanitizing required.
  • Exit the same way you entered.

Eastmont Junior High School

  • Use restroom prior to arrival - restroom use is for emergencies only.
  • Enter and exit via the N Iowa Ave. entrance.
  • Temperature checks and screening of all players and staff will be performed by a coach, or team representative, using the attestation form prior to entering the facility.
  • Players and staff are to sanitize hands upon entering and exiting the facility at a sanitizing station.
  • Emergency bathroom use is limited to one person at a time with hand sanitizing required.

Kirk Willett

Wenatchee FC COVID-19 Protocol Coordinator

Phone: (503) 806-4080