TOPEKA — The Newton High School football team will face top-ranked and unbeaten Bishop Carroll in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs Friday in Wichita.
Newton enters the game 5-4. It's Newton's first time in the playoffs since 2009, where the Railers fell to Bishop Carroll 63-28.
The entire playoff pairings are listed below:
(subject to change)
St. Thomas Aquinas (3-6) at Mill Valley (9-0)
Blue Valley (6-3) at Shawnee Heights (4-5)
Topeka Seaman (3-6) at Blue Valley West (6-3)
Lansing (4-5) at Bishop Miege (8-1)
Newton (5-4) at Bishop Carroll (9-0)
Wichita West (6-3) at Salina South (7-2)
Liberal (5-4) at Kapaun-Mt. Carmel (8-1)
Salina Central (4-5) at Andover (9-0)