GCCC sets dates for athletic check-ins

GCCC Sports Information
Garden City Community College defensvie end Ali Gaye, right, breaks through the Fort Scott offensive line and zeroes in on quarterback Rayvon Bartlett Jr. for a sack last season at Broncbuster Stadium. GCCC has set dates for athletes competing in the upcoming school year to check in.

Garden City Community College’s Broncbuster Athletics COVID-19 Action Team has announced the following dates for the 2020-21 check-in dates for each sport.

International students and students from high-risk areas (FALL SPORTS ONLY): July 18-9 am-12 pm and 2 pm-5 pm; July 19-9 am-12 pm and 2 pm-5 pm

Football: July 25-9 am to 12 pm; 2 pm-5 pm; July 26-9 am-12 pm, 2 pm-5 pm,

8 pm-11 pm

Volleyball, Soccer and Cross Country: July 29-9 am-12 pm, 2 pm-5 pm, 8 pm-11 pm; July 30-9 am-12 pm, 2 pm-5 pm

All other International students and students from high-risk areas: Aug. 1-9 am-12 pm and 2 pm-5 pm; Aug. 2-9 am-12 pm and 2 pm-5 pm

Spirit Squad: Aug. 7-9 am-12 pm, 2 pm-5 pm and 8 pm-11 pm

All other sports (Winter and Spring): Aug. 13-9 am-12 pm, 2 pm-5 pm, 8 pm-11 pm; Aug. 14-9 am-12 pm, 2 pm-5 pm, 8 pm-11 pm; Aug. 15-9 am-12 pm, 2 pm-5 pm; Aug. 16-2 pm-5 pm

Before student-athletes arrive on campus, they will need to print and fill out the physical evaluation health forms on the athletics' website, which can be found here: https://gardencitycc.prestosports.com/information/2019_athletic_forms.pdf.

It is strongly recommended that athletes have physical examinations done prior to arriving on campus for their required check-in date.

All students are asked to bring cloth masks if they have them. They will be encouraged to wear them while in the classroom and during meetings. In addition, a daily COVID-19 screening will be required using SAFER from Healthy Roster. A text message will be sent to all student's cell phones or email addresses each morning. More information can be found at https://www.healthyroster.com/safer-play.

The student-housing application process is available now for the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 academic year. Please visit https://www.gcccks.edu/student_life/reslife_reserve.aspx for more information. You will need to include your most recent immunization records. There is also a non-refundable application fee of $100 that can be paid through the portal. Roommate selections begin in June for those who have completed the application.

For more information call 620-276-9516.

The COVID-19 Athletics' Action Team, Garden City Community College, led by Director of Athletics, Greg McVey, at the direction of President, Dr. Ryan Ruda, in coordination with Head Athletic Trainer, David Jantz, Head Volleyball Coach, Patrick Hiltz, Head Football Coach, Tom Minnick, Campus Nurse, Trish Miller, Vice President and Assistant Athletic Director, Colin Lamb, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Karla Armstrong, Sports Medicine Athletic Trainer Supervisor, Steve Barrett and Administrative Assistant, Ashley Rutti.

The fall semester of classes begins on Aug. 19.