“Heartbreaking”: How COVID-19 Forced Last-Second Cancellation of Elite NJ Matchup

2020 is a year of surprises, no one can dispute that.

But what happened Saturday afternoon in Morris County was a first for everyone on hand.

Just moments before kickoff in an elite Super Football Conference matchup between Delbarton and Bergen Catholic, the Green Wave received word a player on the team had tested positive for COVID-19.

In a stunning turn, the game was cancelled minutes later. Delbarton’s season is effectively over, while Bergen Catholic missed a chance at redemption.

JSZ’s Jay Cook was on hand in Morristown and has the story and reaction from both sidelines: