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Union City High School’s season-opening football game canceled; Two Lake County player’s tests positive

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UNION CITY, Tenn. (KFVS) -  The Union City (UC) High School’s season-opening football game has been canceled due to two members of the visiting team. Lake County (LC), testing positive for COVID-19.

LC Athletic Director Mike Moore notified UC school officials Sunday afternoon that the entire LC team was quarantined.

Moore said that Lake County will also cancel its Week 2 game against Crockett County.

Per TSSAA rules, Union City will be credited with a win, and LC will have a “no-contest” on its record.

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