Rockwall to face Carrollton Newman-Smith in playoff game this Friday

By J.J. Smith. By defeating Richardson Pearce last Friday night, 42-35, the Rockwall Yellowjackets football team qualified for Bi-District playoff action this Friday night at 7:30 pm against former District 10-4A foe Carrollton Newman-Smith at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco.

The 6-4 Yellowjackets finished in second place in District 10-4A with a 5-2 record, behind undefeated Highland Park.

The N-S Trojans completed their regular season at 5-5 and 4-3, good for fourth place in District 9-4A.

Advance tickets of $8 for adults and $5 for students are on sale through 4 pm Thursday at Rockwall High School, Williams and Utley middle schools and the RISD Athletic Office. All tickets sold at Pizza Hut Park will be $10 per person.

Parking at the stadium will be free for this event. Rockwall parking will be in the Blue Lots east of the stadium (the visitors’ side) and in the Red Lots west of the stadium (home side). Rockwall fans will sit on the visitors’ side.


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