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Jefferson County (Kentucky) Public Colleges introduced Thursday that every one highschool soccer video games scheduled for Thursday and Friday will probably be rescheduled for Saturday and Sunday.
The verdict is a reaction to the nine p.m. curfew set Wednesday for Louisville after the announcement within the Breonna Taylor case. The curfew is about to run out Saturday.
This is the brand new agenda for JCPS video games:
- Seneca at Atherton, three p.m. Saturday
- Bullitt Central at Fairdale, 11 a.m. Saturday
- Male at Butler, three p.m. Saturday
- Iroquois at Doss, 11 a.m. Saturday
- Fern Creek at Jap, 7 p.m. Nov. 6
- South Oldham at Jeffersontown, 7 p.m. Oct. 30
- Handbook at North Bullitt, 11 a.m. Saturday
- Waggener at North Oldham, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 2
- Western at Excitement Ridge Park, 1 p.m. Sunday
- Carroll County at Shawnee, TBA
- John Hardin at Valley, three p.m. Sunday
- Kentucky Nation Day at Southern, 11 a.m. Saturday
- Central at Meade County, midday Saturday
- George Rogers Clark at Ballard, no longer rescheduled
Practices and video games in different sports activities might proceed Thursday, so long as they agree to the curfew.
Ballard’s Kenton Jackson rankings a landing within the first quarter in opposition to Fern Creek.&#Zero13;09/18/20 (Photograph: Scott Utterback/Courier Magazine)
The George Rogers Clark at Ballard soccer sport scheduled for Friday used to be canceled earlier than the announcement made by way of JCPS on Thursday, Ballard athletic director Chris Kinney mentioned.
Kinney declined to remark additional, however George Rogers Clark trainer Oliver Lucas mentioned the verdict used to be made by way of directors at his college in gentle of the protests in Louisville surrounding the Breonna Taylor case.
“Our district had issues with regard to … the entire out of doors extracurriculars, I suppose,” mentioned Lucas, who used to be the pinnacle trainer at Handbook from 2010-15 earlier than taking the GRC activity in 2017. “I don’t suppose someone understood that Ballard truly is such a lot of miles clear of that form of stuff downtown, in addition to being in probably the most influential spaces in Louisville.”
On Tuesday, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer declared a state of emergency for the town “because of the opportunity of civil unrest.” On Wednesday, a Jefferson County grand jury indicted considered one of 3 Louisville officials within the March 13 deadly police taking pictures of Taylor. All the way through Wednesday evening protests in downtown Louisville, two Louisville Metro Cops have been shot.
The Trinity-St. Xavier soccer sport scheduled for Friday used to be rescheduled for Oct. 2. Central, positioned in downtown Louisville, moved its sport out of the town to Meade County on Saturday.
Ballard opened its season ultimate week with a 27-Zero victory at Fern Creek. The Bruins haven’t performed a house sport since Nov. 2, 2018, once they defeated Daviess County 33-7 within the first spherical of the Elegance 6A playoffs. Ballard performed all of its 2019 video games at the highway as the varsity tore down after which rebuilt its soccer stadium.
Kinney mentioned Ballard is having a look to fill a gap on its agenda for Oct. 2. The Bruins are scheduled to play at Trinity on Oct. nine earlier than internet hosting Jap on Oct. 16.
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