COVID-19 forfeit clinches playoff berths for East Texas teams

COVID-19 forfeit clinches playoff berths for East Texas teams
Rusk

RUSK, Texas (KLTV) - The Shepherd Pirates have forfeited their district football game this week against Rusk due to COVID-19 according to Rusk Head Coach Thomas Sitton.

Rusk will move to 5-4 on the season and 2-2 in district.

The playoff teams are now locked in for 10-4A DII.

Carthage, Jasper, Center and Rusk are all in, but the final spots have not been decided.

Rusk will now finish their regular season next week against Center.

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