Breaking News
More () »

Tyler's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Tyler, Texas | CBS19.tv

Rusk forfeits bi-district game against Salado

Salado will face Bellville in the area round.

RUSK, Texas — Rusk is forfeiting Friday’s bi-district football game with Salado due to COVID-19, the school district announced on Friday morning.

The game was scheduled to take place at A&M Consolidated’s Tiger Stadium.

Salado principal Beth Aycock posted on Twitter, “Tonight’s @saladofootball game against Rusk is cancelled due to COVID in Rusk. Salado automatically advances to area round. Wear that mask and stay healthy for next week!!”

Read more from CBS19's newspaper partner, the Tyler Morning Telegraph.

RELATED: VOTE NOW: CBS19's Coach of the Week — Van's Jared Moffatt vs. Winnsboro's Josh Finney

RELATED: Texas High School Football Playoffs | Where and who will your favorite team play in the first round of the playoffs?