Football game cancelled due to COVID-19 exposure
CARTHAGE, Mo. – A Carthage High School student athlete tests positive for COVID-19, leading to the cancellation of an upcoming football game.
The district made the announcement Sunday, Sept. 6 on social media.
Officials say students and staff exposed to the positive case have been notified by the Jasper County Health Department.
School officials say that as a result of this exposure, the 9th grade football game scheduled to take place on Monday, Sept. 7 is cancelled.
9th grade football practice on Monday is also cancelled.