By Erik Harris, sports editor
SPRINGVILLE — The novel coronavirus has claimed another one.
Springville’s home football game against Class 4A Fultondale Friday night has been canceled, according to the SHS football Facebook page. The Tigers plan on holding a scrimmage in place of the cancelation, with homecoming activities set to begin at 6:30 p.m. in Tiger Stadium.
The non-region forfeit would improve Springville to 3-2 on the year and drop Fultondale to 0-5. Head coach Michael Graben and the Tigers are scheduled to hop back into Class 6A, Region 7 play next Friday night with a trip to Southside-Gadsden.
Tonight’s local high school football schedule can be seen below:
- No. 4 Hewitt-Trussville at Huffman
- No. 3 Pinson Valley at No. 3 Ramsay
- Center Point at Anniston
- Leeds vs. West Morgan
- Moody vs. John Carroll