COVID-19 issues force some week 5 high school football cancellations; Replacement games scheduled

At least two area high school football games have been cancelled, and replacement games rescheduled due to COVID-19 issues.

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Both games cancelled as of Thursday morning involved teams that had cancellations last week, Dunbar and Chaminade Julienne.

Dayton Public Schools announced last week Dunbar’s week 4 and week 5 games would be cancelled due to COVID-19 issues. Dunbar had been scheduled to play Fort Loramie this week.

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Fort Loramie found a replacement game and will play at Greenfield-Central in Greenfield, Indiana Friday at 7 p.m.

Chaminade Julienne’s game against Edgewood has also been cancelled this week. Edgewood has also scheduled a replacement game against Wilmington in Trenton. Kickoff will be at 7 p.m.

CJ was forced to cancel last week’s game against Cincinnati Hughes due to COVID issues within the CJ program.

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Posted by Edgewood City Schools on Thursday, September 16, 2021

We’ll continue to update this story as we learn more.