Suburban Council Spectator Guidelines for Fall Athletic Season

Due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, school districts that BH-BL athletes compete against have put spectator guidelines in place. Please take a look at the guidelines BEFORE attending fall 2021 athletic games.

Albany City Schools

  • Indoor Sports: 2 spectators per with masks | Swimming – No visiting spectators; 2 spectators per Albany Athlete
  • Volleyball Live Stream: N/A
  • Outdoor Sports: 2 spectators per student athlete
  • Football Plan: 2 spectators per athlete

Averill Park

Ballston Spa

  • Indoor Sports: ALL spectators MUST wear masks
  • Volleyball Live Stream: BSPA Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions
  • Football Plan: No restrictions

Bethlehem

  • Indoor Sports: Two spectators per athlete and they MUST wear masks
  • Volleyball Live Stream: Bethlehem Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions
  • Football Plan: Masks required in the student spectator section.

Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake

  • Indoor Sports: No restrictions. All spectators are required to wear masks.
  • Volleyball Live Stream: BH-BL Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions.
  • Football Plan: Masks required in the “student section” on the bleachers. Recommended in other areas when 3-feet of physical distance cannot be attained. No capacity restrictions.

Christian Brothers Academy (CBA)

  • Indoor Sports: All spectators are required to wear masks
  • Volleyball Live Stream: N/A
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions
  • Football Plan: No restrictions

Colonie

  • Indoor Sports: 4 spectators per athlete; masks are required to be worn
  • Volleyball Live Stream: Colonie Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions
  • Football Plan: Masks are required in the student section. Spectators not seated in the bleachers are asked to be masked when 3 feet of physical distancing is not possible.

Columbia

  • Indoor Sports: 3-feet social distancing; masks required at all times
  • Volleyball Live Stream: N/A
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions at this time.
  • Football Plan: No restrictions at this time.

Guilderland

  • Indoor Sports: 3-feet social distancing; masks required at all times
  • Volleyball Live Stream: Guilderland Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: 3-feet social distancing; if unable to attain 3-feet distance masks MUST be worn
  • Football Plan: No capacity restrictions. Masks required while in the bleachers. No food or beverages allowed in the bleachers.

Niskayuna

  • Indoor Sports: 2 spectators per athlete; masks required.
  • Volleyball Live Stream: Niskayuna Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions at this time.
  • Football Plan: TBD

Saratoga Springs

  • Indoor Sports: No restrictions.
  • Volleyball Live Stream: SSCSD Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions.
  • Football Plan: No restrictions for sub-varsity games; TBD for varsity games

Schenectady City Schools

  • Indoor Sports: 4 spectators per athlete; mask required.
  • Volleyball Live Stream: Schenectady Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: TBD
  • Football Plan: TBD

Shaker (North Colonie)

  • Indoor Sports: Masks and social distancing for volleyball but no spectator limit | Swimming–no visiting spectators, two spectators per Shaker athlete | Modified Girls Volleyball–two home spectators ONLY.
  • Volleyball Live Stream: Shaker Athletics YouTube
  • Outdoor Sports: 3-feet social distancing, if that can’t be attained masks must be worn.
  • Football Plan: Masks required in the bleachers (both home & away sections).

Shenendehowa Schools

  • Indoor Sports: 3-feet distancing and masks required at all times.
  • Volleyball Live Stream:
  • Outdoor Sports: 3-feet social distancing, if that can’t be attained masks must be worn.
  • Football Plan: Masks required for all students in the student section and for parents who are not 3 feet apart on bleachers. Capped attendance at 2,500.

Troy City Schools

  • Indoor Sports: Swimming–no visiting spectators; 2 spectators per Troy athlete | Volleyball–3 spectators per athlete for all levels, home & away
  • Volleyball Live Stream:
  • Outdoor Sports: No restrictions.
  • Football Plan: No restrictions.