North Callaway High School canceled its Friday evening matchup with Clopton  after one of its players died.

"We are saddened by this loss and send our condolences to his family and friends," district superintendent Nicole Kemp told ABC17 on Friday.

Kemp and North Callaway R-1 School District activities director Kevin O'Neal had not replied to request for comment at the time of this reporting.

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