The Kentucky High School Athletic Association has postponed Monday’s championship game of the 2020 state field hockey tournament due to a positive COVID-19 test.A spokesperson for the KHSAA made the announcement Monday afternoon.The championship game between Sacred Heart and Christian Academy of Louisville was set for 7:30 p.m. at Centurion Field.According to the KHSAA, the positive test result comes from a participant in Saturday’s semifinal round, which was also played at Centurion Field.Officials said the KHSAA was notified Monday that the individual had tested positive.”We collaborated with them (Sacred Heart and CAL) and everybody was on the same page from the start of the conversation,” said KHSAA Commissioner Julian Tackett. The game was postponed so the local health department and school health officials could begin the contact tracing process.It’s unclear when the game will be rescheduled, but the new date will be announced when the contact tracing process is completed.”We want an opportunity for this game to be played even if it’s a little bit delayed,” said Tackett. All tickets purchased for Monday’s game will be honored for the makeup date.

The Kentucky High School Athletic Association has postponed Monday’s championship game of the 2020 state field hockey tournament due to a positive COVID-19 test.

A spokesperson for the KHSAA made the announcement Monday afternoon.

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The championship game between Sacred Heart and Christian Academy of Louisville was set for 7:30 p.m. at Centurion Field.

According to the KHSAA, the positive test result comes from a participant in Saturday’s semifinal round, which was also played at Centurion Field.

Officials said the KHSAA was notified Monday that the individual had tested positive.

“We collaborated with them (Sacred Heart and CAL) and everybody was on the same page from the start of the conversation,” said KHSAA Commissioner Julian Tackett.

The game was postponed so the local health department and school health officials could begin the contact tracing process.

It’s unclear when the game will be rescheduled, but the new date will be announced when the contact tracing process is completed.

“We want an opportunity for this game to be played even if it’s a little bit delayed,” said Tackett.

All tickets purchased for Monday’s game will be honored for the makeup date.

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