Winter weather postpones Virginia state championship football games

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – The Virginia High School league has postponed all state championship football games scheduled for Saturday, citing pending winter weather.

The postponement impacts the championship games for all classes. The games will be played on Sunday instead.

The VHSL posted the following message on social media:

“Due to the winter weather advisory forecast of 4-6 inches of snow expected across various parts of Virginia beginning Friday night through Saturday, all championship football games for all Classes scheduled for Saturday, December 9 are postponed and are re-scheduled for Sunday, December 10. This decision was reached with the utmost concern for travel safety for all participants, teams, and fans.”

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