Area high school football fans have twice the fun this week.
Ron Poe Stadium will be hosting two games involving MISD varsity squads.
McKinney Boyd kicks things off on Thursday night, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m. when the Broncos play host to Sachse in a key District 10-5A contest. The Broncos (5-2 overall, 3-1 in 10-5A) are tied with Sachse (6-1, 3-1) and Rowlett (4-3, 3-1) for second place in the district behind leader Garland (5-2, 4-0).
On Friday night, Oct. 21, McKinney High plays host to Richardson Pearce at 7:30 p.m., in a District 10-4A contest. The Lions can avoid the district cellar with a victory as both teams are tied for last place. MHS is 0-7 overall, 0-4 in district; Pearce is 2-5 and 0-4.
McKinney North takes to the road this week, traveling to District 10-4A co-leader Highland Park in a much anticipated game. The Bulldogs (4-3 overall, 2-2 in 10-4A) are battling for a playoff spot down the stretch. The Scots (7-0, 4-0) are battling Rockwall-Heath (7-0, 4-0) for first place in th district.