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Jays, Bruins to meet in key district game

Jays, Bruins to meet in key district game

October 18th, 2012 in News

Scott Stegeman of the Jays makes a catch that resulted in a touchdown during a game against Gateway Tech earlier this season at Adkins Stadium.

Photo by Stephen Brooks

In past seasons, Jefferson City's game against Rock Bridge has been for little more than bragging rights.

The new playoff format in high school football was designed to change all of that. In the case of Jefferson City and Rock Bridge, it has succeeded.

The new system, which ranks teams based on their regular-season performances, makes Friday's regular-season finale important as the two teams battle for district seeding.

Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Adkins Stadium.