Van Buren VS Liberty-Benton Football Game Canceled

The football game between Van Buren and Liberty-Benton that was set for Friday has been canceled due to a number of Van Buren players being unable to play.

The Van Buren Athletic Department posted on Facebook that the game was canceled due to COVID-19 quarantining protocol.

The post says any tickets purchased for the game will be refunded.

Both the varsity and junior varsity games have been canceled for Van Buren.

Liberty-Benton was able to find a new JV opponent for Saturday and will face Pioneer North Central.

Liberty-Benton also tried to find a new varsity opponent but was unable to.

Liberty-Benton’s game against North Baltimore earlier in the season was also canceled due to COVID concerns at North Baltimore, but they were able to find a new opponent.

Click here to check out the Van Buren Schools COVID dashboard and click here for Liberty Benton’s.