More area high school football games cancelled, rescheduled amid COVID-19 issues

More area high school football games have been cancelled for week three of the season, amid COVID-19 protocol issues.

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  • Belmont High School’s game against Alter for Sept. 3 has been cancelled due to COVID issues within the Belmont team. Belmont was also forced to cancel last week’s game against Chaminade Julienne.
  • Miamisburg’s game against Harrison was cancelled due to COVID-19 issues with Harrison’s program. The JV and freshman games were also cancelled.
  • Alter and Miamisburg will play each other Friday night as a replacement game.
  • Northmont canceled it’s game against Dublin Coffman due to COVID cases at Northmont.
  • Trotwood vs. Springfield has been cancelled due to COVID-19 issues with Trotwood’s program. Trotwood’s football program is “on pause” until Sept. 6.
  • Springfield has scheduled a replacement game for Saturday at 7 p.m. against Lima Senior.
  • Graham Local Schools in St. Paris cancelled their game against Johnstown-Monroe.
  • Southeastern Local in South Charleston will not play their scheduled game against Fairbanks.
  • Piqua at Troy was moved to Saturday following COVID issues within the Troy program. Troy was forced to cancel their game against Xenia last week.

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The cancellations for week three come after several games were cancelled last Friday as well, amid COVID-19 issues.