Rockwall Boys Basketball Team Captures Area Playoff Title

On Friday, February 22 in an Area Playoff Game, the state ranked Rockwall Yellow Jacket boys’ basketball team narrowly defeated Plano West by a count of 57-56.

With this victory, Rockwall has now earned the right to call themselves Area Playoff Champions!

Also, with this victory, Rockwall improves their current overall record to 29-6. Now, Rockwall will advance to the Regional Quarter Final Playoff Round where they will square off against a fellow state ranked team in Killeen Shoemaker. Shoemaker has an overall record right now of 32-5.

This game is scheduled to be played on Tuesday, February 26th at West High School. Tip Time: 7:30 p.m.

In the Area Playoff Game vs. Plano West, Rockwall’s McDonald’s All-American Samuel Williamson scored 17 points. Other Rockwall players who scored in double figures during this game were Alec Grandstaff (12 points) and Joshua Wesley (11 points).

 

 

Michael Morrill
Sports Director

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