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Switchbacks FC game against Austin Bold FC postponed

Game initially set for July 26 will be rescheduled
Switchbacks FC play at Weidner Field
Switchbacks FC play at Weidner Field(KKTV)
Published: Jul. 22, 2020 at 5:55 PM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - The Colorado Springs Switchbacks July 26 game against Austin Bold FC has been postponed to a later date, following a “covered person” on Austin Bold testing positive for COVID-19.

In a statement released on Twitter Wednesday, the unnamed member of the organization was discovered positive for coronavirus “as part of weekly routine testing.” Austin Bold games against FC Tulsa July 23 and the Switchbacks have been postponed out of “an abundance of caution”.

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks have not reported any positive COVID-19 tests since the restart of the USL Championship season on July 11. Switchbacks FC is 1-1-1 on the season, having most recently played to a 3-3 draw against Real Monarchs SLC on July 18. Their next game will be at home Saturday, Aug. 1 against Real Monarchs SLC at 5:00 p.m.

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