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Rochester CSD to complete football game interrupted by fights

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) - A high school football game in Rochester that was suspended at half-time due to fights in the stands will be completed next month.

East High and Wilson will finish their game Tuesday, October 2 at Marina Auto Stadium at 5 p.m.

In response to the fights at the game, the district implemented a new security strategy requiring students to have tickets for games.

Thursday, the district also released a schedule for the following games in which students will need tickets:

Friday, September 28, 2018
East vs. UPREP at Marina Auto Stadium, 5:00 pm
Wilson vs. McQuaid at McQuaid, 7:00 pm

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Edison vs. Eastridge at Eastridge, 2:00 pm
Monroe vs. Leadership Academy at Franklin Campus, 2:00 pm 
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

East vs. Wilson at Marina Auto Stadium, 5:00 pm
(Teams will play the second half of the game from September 15)
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Wilson vs. UPREP at Marina Auto Stadium, 1:00 pm 
Leadership Academy vs. East at East High School, 3:00 pm
Edison vs. Monroe at Monroe High School, 3:00 pm

More info from district:

The Rochester City School District, working with the Rochester Police Department and Pathways to Peace, is implementing the following ticket sale process for the upcoming football games listed below. Pre-sale tickets will be available for students to purchase at participating schools for $3.00 a ticket. Tickets will also be available at the gates. Students under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult with proper ID.

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