Smithfield vs EWG football game postponed due to COVID-19 cases

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SMITHFIELD, R.I. (WLNE)- Friday’s high school football game between Smithfield and EWG has been postponed due to confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Smithfield Principal Daniel Kelley told ABC6 that the school’s team has three confirmed cases of the coronavirus.

As of 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, the football team is the only athletic program being impacted by the outbreak.

The schools are still working to settle on a make-up date for the game.

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