Iowa Athletics Announces Positive COVID-19 Cases

June 15, 2020

Written by Athletic Communications

Hawkeye Nation

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa Athletics Department conducted 109 COVID-19 tests for the week of June 8-14, 2020. Two positive tests and 107 negative tests have been received. As part of the return to campus protocol, testing began May 29, 2020, and includes student-athletes, coaches and staff. A total of three positive tests and 343 negative tests have been received.

Following the positive test result, protocol established by UI Athletics and medical staff, including contact tracing procedures, is being followed to ensure the safety of all UI Athletics student-athletes and staff. This mandatory protocol also includes isolation for the individuals who test positive, and quarantine for those individuals who might have been exposed to someone with the virus.

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