Norfolk State updates COVID-19 protocols for sporting events

Norfolk

Norfolk State University on Jan. 4, 2022. (WAVY photo/Cortez Grayson)

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk State University has adjusted its COVID-19 protocols for home games due to a recent and steady increase in coronavirus cases.

On Monday, NSU announced that starting Wednesday — which is the home men’s basketball game vs. Delaware State — attendance for at-home events will be capped at 60% of each venue’s capacity.

All spectators must also be vaccinated or produce a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of the start of the game.

Vaccinated means two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson. Boosters aren’t required at this time, but a recommended.

Face masks will also be required for visitors. Limited concessions will be available.

Download the WAVY News App to keep up with the latest news, weather and sports from WAVY-TV 10. Available in both the Apple and Google Play stores.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

WAVY Twitter Widget

***Don’t Miss Module Removal CSS***

WAVY Facebook