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Multiple high school football games canceled in Palm Beach County due to COVID-19

Pahokee will now play Port St. Lucie
Posted at 5:53 PM, Aug 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-20 16:13:52-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The surge in COVID-19 cases in Florida has impacted this week's schedule of high school football games in Palm Beach County.

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The school district announced Thursday afternoon and Friday that four games have been canceled because of the virus.

The canceled games include:

  • Santaluces High School vs. Inlet Grove
  • Royal Palm Beach High School vs. Pahokee High School
  • Lake Worth High School vs. Wellington High School
  • Boynton Beach High School vs. St. John Paul

Pahokee High School will now play Port St. Lucie High School at 6:30 p.m. Friday in Pahokee.

The Spanish River High School vs. Park Vista High School game is also canceled, but that was because of an equipment issue, according to the school district.

Park Vista High School will now play an intrasquad game on Friday.