HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Several upcoming local high school football games have been canceled due to safety protocols associated with COVID-19, the VHSL has announced.
The upcoming games that have been canceled are:
- Princess Anne v. Kempsville High School
- Princess Anne v. Salem High School
- Poquoson at Southampton
- John Marshall at Norcom
- Heritage at Denbigh
- Hampton at Gloucester
- Ocean Lakes v. Landstown
Additionally, Norfolk Public Schools announced Thursday that the kickoff time for Saturday's game at Lake Taylor High School has been moved to 7 p.m. due to an expected high temperature and heat index. The Booker T. Washington game against Petersburg High School has also been postponed until September 7.
ATTENTION NPS FOOTBALL FANS: The kickoff time for Saturday’s game at @LakeTaylorHSNPS has been moved to 7 pm due to an expected high temperature and heat index.— NorfolkPublicSchools (@NPSchools) August 26, 2021
Also, the #BTW vs #PetersburgHigh game on 8/27 has been postponed until 9/7 due to safety protocols with COVID-19. pic.twitter.com/emLItoCBOl
If you purchased tickets for Virginia Beach games, school officials say you should receive a 100% refund to your debit or credit card account within five days.