Heat Delays Some High School Football Games

Dyersville Beckman's Grant Hammann, right, runs the ball for a first down as he fends off Osage's Casey Ringhofer, left, in the first half of the football game Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, in Cedar Falls, Iowa. (MATTHEW PUTNEY / Courier Photo Editor)

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By Ellen Kurt

A number of area football games Friday will be delayed because of the heat. The forecast for 7 p.m. Friday in Cedar Rapids is 88 degrees, with a heat index of 94, and a slight chance of isolated thunderstorms.

Here is a list:

ALBURNETT at NORTH LINN — JV game will start at 6 p.m. (quarters shortened to 8 minutes). Varsity game will start 30 minutes after sophomore game ends.

BENTON COMMUNITY at VINTON-SHELLSBURG — Freshman game will start at 6 p.m. (quarters shortened to 8 minutes). Varsity game will start 30 minutes after freshman game ends.

CLAYTON RIDGE at ED-CO – Varsity will start at 8 p.m.

CLEAR CREEK AMANA at INDEPENDENCE — 9th grade game will start at 6 p.m. and varsity will start around 8 p.m.

DECORAH at WAVERLY-SHELL ROCK – Sophomore game will start at 6 p.m. Varsity game will start at 8:15.

MAQUOKETA at CASCADE — Sophomore game will start at 6 p.m. (quarters shortened to 8 minutes). Varsity game will start 30 minutes after sophomore game ends.

MAQUOKETA VALLEY at STARMONT — Sophomore game will start at 6 p.m. (quarters shortened to 8 minutes). Varsity game scheduled for 8 p.m.

MONTEZUMA at BELLE-PLAINE – Varsity will start at 7:30 p.m.

MONTICELLO at ANAMOSA — JV game will start at 6 p.m. with varsity game to follow.

MOUNT PLEASANT at MARION — Sophomore game will start at 6 p.m. (quarters shortened to 8 minutes). Varsity game will start 30 minutes after sophomore game ends.

SIGOURNEY-KEOTA at CENTRAL LEE — Varsity game will start at 7:30 p.m. No JV game.

SOLON at MOUNT VERNON — Sophomore game will start at 6 p.m. (quarters shortened to 8 minutes). Varsity game will start 30 minutes after sophomore game ends.

SPRINGVILLE at ELKADER CENTRAL — Varsity game moved to 7:30 p.m. JV rescheduled to Sept. 23.

UNION at CENTER POINT-URBANA — Varsity game will start at 8 p.m.

WEST LIBERTY at IOWA CITY REGINA – Sophomore game will start at 6 p.m. (quarters shortened to 8 minutes). Varsity game will start 30 minutes after sophomore game ends.

WASHINGTON at MID-PRAIRIE — Freshman game canceled; Varsity game will start at 7:30

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