Available 7 Days/Week       MON - FRI  8am - 7pm       SAT - SUN  10am – 6pm
Call us (239) 466-0400
Apply Now

FGCU expects sports venues at full capacity in Fall, masks optional

FORT MYERS, Fla.– Wings up and masks off. 

“It’s certainly exciting to be able to get things back to a normal sense and feeling,” said Florida Gulf Coast University Assistant Athletic Director John Sinnett. 

FGCU announced earlier this week, even before the CDC, that it would be changing its guidelines so that facemasks on campus were optional but recommended. The policy includes athletic venues.  

“If they choose to wear a mask that would be their personal decision, but they will not be required,” said Sinnett. 

The on campus venues will return to full capacity when the Fall sports season begins. 

“We can sell that arena out from night to night and it’s just a big time atmosphere,” said FGCU Head Men’s Basketball coach Michael Fly.  

Fly and his players welcome this news as they look forward to getting back the home court advantage that has made FGCU such a difficult place for opposing teams to play.

“It’s great in recruiting and it’s great as an advantage when the ball tips off,” said Fly. 

It’s another sign of ditching our “new normal” for just plain normal. 

“I think having the new CDC guidelines that just came out certainly bolster that,” said Sinnett.

“I think going out and being able to feel safe again, for yourself and for others, this goes hand in hand with that.”

The post FGCU expects sports venues at full capacity in Fall, masks optional appeared first on NBC2 News.

NBC2 Cape Coral

#capecoralmortgage, #capecoramortgagerates, #mortgagecapecoral, *Top News, FGCU, Local, mask mandate, News, Sports

*Assumes 2.799% APR, 20% down payment, and conforming 30-year fixed rate first mortgage on a single family, primary residence. The monthly payment you enter includes only principal and interest. Additional required amounts such as taxes, insurance, home owner association dues, assessments, mortgage insurance premiums, flood insurance or other such required payments should also be considered. Not all individuals will qualify for a mortgage loan based on the payment entered. Rates cited are for instructional purposes only; current rates are subject to change at any time without notice.  **Posted APR is based on Mortgage Assumptions
Copyright © 2021 Fidelity Home Group supports Equal Housing Opportunity | All Right Reserved  | NMLS Identifier 1834853. Fidelity Home Group is not affiliated with the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) or the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). Not intended for legal or financial advice, consult your own professionals if such advice is sought. Accessibility Statement  | Consent to Receive Electronic Loan Documents  |  Cookies Policy   |  Disclosures  | Email and Mobile PolicyFair Lending Policy  |  Mortgage Assumptions  |  NMLS Consumer Access  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Use