Elton football cancels season due to COVID-19

Elton football cancels season due to COVID-19
Elton High School football players. (Source: KPLC)

ELTON, La. (KPLC) - Elton High School has canceled its 2020 football season due to COVID-19.

The Indians were down to 20 players with 10 of them being freshmen. Due to COVID-19, the team lost nine players over the past few months.

The Jeff Davis Parish School Board does not allow students doing only virtual learning to play football.

The regular season is scheduled to start Oct. 1.

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