Six-man state championship delayed due to COVID-19

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AUSTIN, Texas (NEXSTAR) – The 1A Division II state championship game has been delayed due to the Coronavirus, according to an update from the UIL Monday morning.

Officials with UIL say the game between Balmorhea and Richland Springs will not take place at AT&T Stadium this week.

Balmorhea ISD Superintendent John Massey confirmed Monday morning that the district was notified about a COVID-19 positive patient within the football program Sunday night.

According to the Playoff handbook, teams will be allowed to reschedule games at a site determined by both schools.

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