BREAKING: COVID-19 claims 2 high school football games

Games between Bridgeport and Buckhannon-Upshur, Lewis County and Fairmont Senior cancelled
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Published: Aug. 27, 2021 at 11:54 AM EDT
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BUCKHANNON, W.Va (WDTV) - Two high school football games have been cancelled out of “an abundance of caution regarding exposure to COVID-19.”

The match-up between Bridgeport and Buckhannon-Upshur has been canceled, according to Upshur County Schools.

Reigning state champion Fairmont Senior’s game against Lewis County High School has also been cancelled on COVID concerns.

Buckhannon-Upshur’s next game is Sept. 3 at Ripley. Bridgeport will be at home against Morgantown. There is no information yet on when Fairmont Senior and Lewis County will play again.

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