the football team from ever making it on to the field.
(lightning flashes) we have to wait 30 minutes,” Lincoln Head Coach
Andy McDonald said Friday shortly after officials called the game.
forbid kickoff until the sky has been lightning free for at least a
half an hour.
That did not
A huge storm
cut a swath across central Illinois.
The plug was
pulled on Lincoln’s game a little after 7 o’clock Friday.
Most games in
the Central State Eight were postponed, though some went ahead after
the Railers will try again against the Chatham Glenwood Titans on
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at) 11 o’clock here,” McDonald said as his team boarded the buses in
Chatham. “We’ll play a combined freshman/sophomore game Monday
and Chatham Glenwood are looking for their first win of the season.
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