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Rain postponements: High School Football

Rain Postponements: High School Football White Oak at Ashley - Monday at 6:30 p.m. Jacksonville at West Brunswick - Monday at 7:00 p.m. South Brunswick at South Columbus - Monday at 7:00p.m. South Robeson at West Bladen - Monday at 7:00p.m. We will post more as they become available. WWAY Game of the Week: Hoggard at Laney is still being played at 7:30 p.m. tonight

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And here I thought football

And here I thought football games could be played in the rain

Rained out football

I was amazed when I first heard this too, and figured it was part of the "pansi-fication of America," raising kids to be little woosies. It turns out they have a pretty good reason. If the field is too wet, a game can really tear up the field badly, to the point of making it dangerous after it dries out. (Twisted ankles in ruts, etc.) Unlike a professional team that can absorb the cost of field repair as a business expense, the schools simply don't have the money to repair the fields regularly. (It would take money away from their Little Liberals Indoctrination Classes.)