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Ellsworth-Colfax football game cancelled, will not be rescheduled

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COLFAX - Lightning and heavy rain forced the cancellation of the Ellsworth-Colfax prep football game Friday at Bjurquist Field.

The game got underway but was immediately delayed due to lightning. WIAA rules state any game stopped by lightning must be delayed 30 minutes until such lightning is gone from the area. Several other weather delays followed until it was decided by Ellsworth and Colfax coaches and officials to call the game off entirely.


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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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