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Utica Comets postpone fifth game in a row due to COVID protocols

The Utica Comets have postponed their fifth game in a row, putting off the match against the Rochester Americans that was scheduled for Wednesday, March 24.

Posted: Mar 23, 2021 11:51 AM

UTICA, N.Y. – The Utica Comets have postponed their fifth game in a row, putting off the match against the Rochester Americans that was scheduled for Wednesday, March 24.

Last week, the Comets confirmed with NEWSChannel 2 that someone in the program tested positive for coronavirus. At that time, two weekend games were postponed so the team could follow procedures for COVID-19 contact tracing and quarantining.

This is the third game against the Americans that has been postponed this season. The other two were against the Syracuse Crunch.

The teams have not yet rescheduled Wednesday’s game.

The Comets are scheduled to play the Crunch on Saturday at 7 p.m. in Syracuse.

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