Cairo’s Friday night football game canceled

Cairo’s Friday night football game canceled
(Source: WALB)

CAIRO, Ga. (WALB) - The Cairo Syrupmakers' football game in Alabama Friday night has been canceled after sending players home to quarantine because of COVID-19.

There is an active COVID-19 case within the team, according to Athletic Director Tom Fallaw.

Currently, the team is going through contact tracing protocols.

Fallaw said so far, the tracing is affecting a number of junior varsity and key varsity starters.

This is a developing story and we will update as more information becomes available.

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