Loras Athletics Announces Outdoor Attendance Policy

Loras College Athletics, in accordance with the American Rivers Conference (A-R-C) and state and local officials, announced an updated attendance policy for outdoor athletic events for the upcoming spring seasons. Attendance to contests will be permitted free of charge with physical distancing and face covering guidelines in effect at all venues. 

For teams participating in contests at the Rock Bowl Stadium (football, soccer, lacrosse, track and field), spectators may use the entire Rock Bowl area for seating. Fans may bring their own chairs if not sitting in the bleacher sections. Tailgating before contests will not be permitted and concessions will not be available. Visiting fans are encouraged to be seated in the bleachers on the north side of the stadium. All Rock Bowl contests will be live streamed free of charge at duhawks.com/watch with live stats also available on the teams’ respective schedules on duhawks.com.

Fans attending Faber-Clark Field for softball games are asked to bring their own chairs and may sit anywhere along the hill behind the back stop. At Petrakis Park for baseball games, fans may sit in every other row in the bleachers or may bring their own chairs and sit along the first base fence, left field, and right field. Live stats will be available for home softball and baseball contests and can be found on the teams’ respective schedules on duhawks.com.

Those attending tennis matches are asked to follow the campus guidelines as they pertain to physical distancing and face coverings. Spectators at golf matches must follow the guidelines of the golf course at which contests are being held. 

This policy is subject to change at any time. For more information on COVID-19 and Loras College Athletics, click HERE

About Loras College
Founded in 1839, Loras College leverages its historic roots as Iowa’s first college, the second oldest Catholic college west of the Mississippi River and one of the nation’s 10 diocesan colleges to deliver challenging, life-changing experiences as part of its residential, Catholic setting. In 2020, Loras was ranked the 16th Best Regional College in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report and one of America’s Top 200 Most Loved Colleges/Universities by Forbes Magazine for the fourth consecutive year. Loras students ranked No. 2 in the world as part of the global Peeptrade Investment Challenge while a second group ranked No. 4. For the 12th consecutive year, Loras Media Studies student-led television station (LCTV) was named the TV Station of the Year by the Iowa College Media Association (ICMA).