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January 8, 2021

Updated: Clarification on Governor’s Proclamation regarding Sporting Events

Although the governor’s proclamation did lift some restrictions to attend high school sporting events we are still restricted to follow social distancing guidelines and mandatory mask requirements.

Our CIML activity departments will continue to abide by social distancing guidelines established by the Governor, Polk County Health Department, Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, Iowa High School Athletic Association & CDC.

As result Ankeny schools will  follow these guidelines for CIML events to keep our student athletes & fans safe.

Basketball Varsity Players will be issued 4 wristbands to distribute to family. Lower level players will be issued 2 wristbands to distribute to family. We will limit visitor fans to 2 tickets per student athlete & local school districts will determine crowd limitations based on social distancing guidelines recommended by Polk County Health Department, Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, Iowa High School Athletic Association, & CDC. CIML member schools will continue to monitor, update, and communicate information and procedures to keep everyone as safe as possible. Cheer & Dance will continue to receive 2 wristbands at games they perform.

Swimming will restrict visiting fans will issue 2 wristbands to swimmers based on social distancing guidelines recommended by Polk County Health Department, Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, Iowa High School Athletic Association, & CDC. CIML member schools will continue to monitor, update, and communicate information and procedures to keep everyone as safe as possible.

Bowling will restrict visiting fans. Local school districts will determine crowd limitations based on social distancing guidelines recommended by Polk County Health Department, Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, Iowa High School Athletic Association, & CDC. CIML member schools will continue to monitor, update, and communicate information and procedures to keep everyone as safe as possible.

Wrestling Varsity wrestlers will be issued 4 wristbands to distribute to family. Lower level wrestlers will be issued 2 wristbands to distribute to family. We will limit visitor fans to 2 tickets per student athlete & local school districts will determine crowd limitations based on social distancing guidelines recommended by Polk County Health Department, Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, Iowa High School Athletic Association, & CDC. CIML member schools will continue to monitor, update, and communicate information and procedures to keep everyone as safe as possible. Cheer will continue to receive 2 wristbands at games they perform.

Tournaments We will determine crowd limitations based on social distancing guidelines recommended by Polk County Health Department, Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, Iowa High School Athletic Association, & CDC. CIML member schools will continue to monitor, update, and communicate information and procedures to keep everyone as safe as possible.

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