McKinney Boyd’s baseball team will next play Temple High in Duncanville in a best-of-three series.
That’s what is ahead for the Broncos (24-9)and their coach, Brandon Milam, in the UIL 5A State Tournament. They knocked off Lake Highlands in a three-game series last weekend in the Bi-District Round, advancing to this week’s Area Round. Boyd easily won Games 1 and 3, 11-4 and 16-1, over Lake Highlands but lost Game 2 just as convincingly, 9-1.
Meanwhile, Temple advanced after beating Tyler Lee in three game. Temple won the opener 8-5, lost the second game 5-4, and won the rubber match 14-4.
This Week’s Schedule at Duncanville
-Game 1: Thursday, 7 p.m. — Boyd vs. Temple
-Game 2: Friday, 7 p.m. — Boyd vs. Temple
-Game 3: Saturday, 5 p.m. — Boyd vs. Temple, if necessary