Ruskin High School football game against Smithville High School canceled due to COVID-19

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Posted at 4:27 PM, Oct 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-13 17:27:48-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — A football game scheduled between Ruskin and Smithville High Schools was canceled due to COVID-`19.

According to Marissa Cleaver Wamble, a spokeswoman with the Hickman Mills School District, the game was canceled "out of an abundance of caution."

The game was scheduled for Friday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m.

It's not clear which team had been exposed to COVID-19 or if players tested positive.