Week 1 of the Football Season: 19 Games Cancelled

Marshfield (OnFocus) – Week 1 of the high school football season is about to get underway, and a list of cancelled and postponed games has grown after a slow start this week.

As of the publication time for this article, 19 Week 1 football games were postponed or cancelled. The list includes the following area football games:

  • Abbotsford vs Omro
  • Loyal vs Almond-Bancroft
  • Marshfield vs Hortonville
  • Marathon vs Omro
9/25/2020 Onalaska vs West Salem West Salem paused activities 1 week due to high county numbers
9/25/2020 Onalaska vs Westby Westby paused activities
9/25/2020 Markesan vs Lourdes Markesan paused activities 1 week due to high district numbers
9/25/2020 Kettle Moraine vs Waukesha West Kettle Moraine forfeited due to # of students & players in “quarantine protocol”
9/25/2020 Abbotsford vs Omro Abbotsford had positive test by student or staff member at school
9/25/2020 Kewaunee vs Bonduel Kewaunee paused activities & moved to virtual learning due to cases in school
9/25/2020 De Soto vs Highland De Soto canceled due to positive test at school
9/25/2020 Kewaskum vs Sheboygan Falls Kewaskum canceled due to COVID issues
9/25/2020 Loyal vs Almond-Bancroft Positive case on Almond-Bancroft team
9/25/2020 Siren vs Prairie Farm Siren had 2 positive tests in school & canceled classes for two weeks
9/25/2020 Tomah vs Sparta Monroe County Healt guidance canceled activities due to county risk level
9/25/2020 Wautoma vs Montello/Princeton/Green Lake Possible case/exposure on M/P/GL
9/25/2020 Hillsboro vs Ithaca Hillsboro had 13 athletes & coaches in quarantine protocol; moved to Nov. 13
9/25/2020 Marshfield vs Hortonville Marshfield had to postpone; postponed to 10/30
9/25/2020 Union Grove vs Wilmot
9/25/2020 Menasha vs West De Pere Menasha moved to virtual
9/25/2020 Kaukauna vs Notre Dame
9/26/2020 Marathon vs Omro Marathon had positive case
10/2/2020 Marshfield vs Wisconsin Rapids Marshfield shut down FB activities
10/2/2020 Kewaunee vs Mishicot Kewaunee paused activities & moved to virtual learning due to cases in school
10/2/2020 Kewaskum vs Berlin Kewaskum canceled due to COVID issues
10/2/2020 Westby vs Richland Center Westby paused activities
10/2/2020 De Soto vs Potosi/Cassville De Soto canceled due to positive test at school
10/2/2020 Augusta vs Pepin/Alma Augusta canceled activities for several weeks
10/9/2020 Augusta vs Blair-Taylor Augusta canceled activities for several weeks
10/9/2020 Westby vs Viroqua Westby paused activities; currently listed as postponed

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]