Note: All games are non-district and begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday unless otherwise indicated.

Frisco Lebanon Trail at Denison

What: District 7-5A (II)

Where: Munson Stadium

Broadcast: KMKT 93.1 FM

Records: Lebanon Trail 1-1; Denison 1-1

Last week: Lebanon Trail lost to Fort Worth Arlington Heights 38-14; Denison lost to Burleson Centennial 52-49

Series: First meeting

Players to watch: Lebanon Trail: QB Lucas Rexin, DB Chase Dogan; Denison: RB Kyrion Rosser, DL Kyle Brooks

Notable: This is the first season of varsity football for Lebanon Trail … Denison has scored at least 40 points in its first two games for the first time since 2008. The 90 combined points are the most since 123 to open 1995 … Rosser had a pair of touchdown runs last week.

Frisco Liberty at Sherman

Where: Bearcat Stadium

Broadcast: KMAD 102.5 FM

Records: Frisco Liberty 0-2; Sherman 0-2

Last week: Frisco Liberty lost to Carrollton Creekview 25-22 in 2 OT; Sherman lost to FW Brewer 24-21

Series: Sherman leads 4-0

Last meeting: 2017 (Sherman won 39-13)

Players to watch: Frisco Liberty: RB Kristopher Harris, DL Josh Adkins; Sherman: TE Blake Steele, LB Ethan Bedgood

Notable: Only one of the games in this series have been decided by fewer than 26 points … Sherman is looking to avoid an 0-3 start on the field for the third time in five seasons … Steele had a 73-yard TD catch last week against Brewer.

Melissa vs. Whitehouse

When: 7 p.m. Thursday

Where: Emory Rains


Records: Melissa 2-0; Whitehouse 2-0

Last week: Melissa beat Frisco 63-48; Whitehouse beat Tyler Chapel Hill 37-6

Series: First meeting

Players to watch: Melissa: QB Brendon Lewis, DB BJ Lewis; Whitehouse: QB Flint Herrington, LB Michael Raabe

Notable: The Cardinals are ranked ninth in this week's Associated Press Class 4A statewide poll … Melissa rolled up 652 yards of offense – 467 on the ground – against Frisco … Herrington threw three touchdown passes in last week's win over Chapel Hill

Gainesville at Fort Worth Castleberry

Where: W. O. Barnes Memorial Stadium

Broadcast: KGAF 1580 AM

Records: Gainesville 0-2; Fort Worth Castleberry 2-0

Last week: Gainesville lost to FW Southwest 29-15; Castleberry beat FW North Side 45-16

Series: Gainesville leads 4-0

Last meeting: 2011 (Gainesville won 26-7)

Players to watch: Gainesville: WR Tevin Manuel, LB Josh Faughtenberry; Fort Worth Castleberry: QB Michael Dameron, DL Darren Wilmore

Notable: Gainesville is trying to avoid an 0-3 start for the third time in four years … The Leopards haven't allowed more than 30 points in a game this season … Dameron ran for four touchdowns and threw another in last week's win over North Side.

Fort Worth Nolan Catholic at Celina

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Bobcat Stadium


Records: Fort Worth Nolan Catholic 2-0; Celina 1-0

Last week: Nolan Catholic beat Burkburnett 55-0; Celina did not play

Series: First meeting

Players to watch: Nolan Catholic: QB Luke Macias, DL Nana Osafo-mensah; Celina: QB Hunter Watson, DB Travis Radtke

Notable: Celina's game at Argyle Liberty last Friday was cancelled due to storms … The last time the Bobcats played nine regular season games was in 2011 … Nolan Catholic has outscored its opponents 84-6 so far this season.

Van Alstyne at Anna

Where: Anna ISD Coyote Stadium

Records: Van Alstyne 0-2; Anna 1-1

Last week: Van Alstyne lost to Sunnyvale 38-15; Anna beat Fort Worth Eastern Hills 27-6

Series: Van Alstyne leads 33-9

Last meeting: 2017 (Anna won 33-15)

Players to watch: Van Alstyne: WR Drelin Davis, DB Gage Proctor; Anna: RB Dorian Allen, DB Warren Mason

Notable: Anna has won the last two meetings … Van Alstyne is trying to avoid its first 0-3 start since 2012 … Allen is averaging 117 rushing yards per game.

Whitesboro at Gunter

Where: Tiger Stadium

Broadcast: /

Records: Whitesboro 2-0; Gunter 2-0

Last week: Whitesboro beat Aubrey 37-0; Gunter beat Pottsboro 27-0

Series: Tied 6-6-1

Last meeting: 2017 (Gunter won 52-13)

Players to watch: Whitesboro: K Isaac Castillo, DB Nicky Quintana; Gunter: RB Bryson Rigsby, DB Peyton Lowe

Notable: Gunter has won the match-up each of the last four seasons in a series that took a hiatus from 1950-2014. Whitesboro's last win was in 1950 … The Bearcats victory against Aubrey was its largest margin since a 43-0 win over Boyd in 2013 … The Tigers are 38-2 in their last 40 games and won 26 straight regular-season games … Gunter is ranked fifth and Whitesboro is tied for 21st in this week's Associated Press Class 3A statewide poll.

Aubrey at Pilot Point

Where: Massey Stadium

Records: Aubrey 1-1; Pilot Point 2-0

Last week: Aubrey lost to Whitesboro 37-0; Pilot Pont beat Krum 43-6

Series: Pilot Point leads 31-6-1

Last meeting: 2017 (Aubrey won 28-6)

Players to watch: Aubrey: RB Landon Dorsey, DB Grayson Larson; Pilot Point: RB Jay Cox, DL Enrique Colmenero

Notable: Aubrey has won the last two meetings … The Bearcats have allowed single digits in back-to-back games for the first time since 2012. The last time they did it three straight times was 2003 … This is the third of four straight games Aubrey is playing against Texoma teams.

Bells at Howe

Where: Bulldog Stadium

Records: Bells 1-1; Howe 2-0

Last week: Bells lost to Wolfe City 30-14; Howe beat S&S 41-20

Series: Howe leads 34-8-5

Last meeting: 2009 (Bells won 12-6)

Players to watch: Bells: QB Bryan Ponder, DB Gavin Neasbitt; Howe: RB Austin Lee, DB Arturo Lowder

Notable: This is the first time in the series it will be a non-district contest since 1969, spanning 24 match-ups … The Bulldogs have already surpassed their win total from last season … Ponder surpassed 8,000 career passing yards last week and now needs 15 passing touchdowns for 100 in his career.

Muenster at Pottsboro

Where: Jim Henderson Memorial Stadium

Broadcast: KZRC 96.1 FM

Records: Muenster 2-0; Pottsboro 1-1

Last week: Muenster beat Lindsay 49-10; Pottsboro lost to Gunter 27-0

Series: Muenster leads 2-1

Last meeting: 1979 (Pottsboro won 14-0)

Players to watch: Muenster: QB Parker McGrew, DB Lane Trubenbach; Pottsboro: QB Zach Talley, LB Austin Cates

Notable: Talley took over at quarterback for the injured Braden Plyler last week … The Cardinals have been shut out three times in their last 12 games after going from 2010-1 without being shut out … Muenster is the defending Class 2A Division II state champions and riding an 18-game winning streak.

Bonham at Leonard

Where: Tiger Stadium

Broadcast: KFYN 95.7 FM / 1420 AM

Records: Bonham 1-1; Leonard 0-1

Last week: Bonham beat Community 42-14; Leonard did not play

Series: Bonham leads 2-0

Last meeting: 1932 (Bonham won 38-0)

Players to watch: Bonham: WR Nick Rhinehart, LB Luke Porter; Leonard: QB Riley Ferron, DB Greg Turner

Notable: Both prior meetings were district contests with the first in 1930 a forfeit by Leonard for using an ineligible player in what was a 6-6 tie on the field … The Tigers had their game against Commerce last Friday cancelled by storms … Bonham is trying to win two of its first three games for the first time since 2013.

S&S at Collinsville

Where: W.L. Stephenson Sports Complex

Records: S&S 0-2; Collinsville 1-0

Last week: S&S lost to Howe 41-20

Series: S&S leads 20-17; Collinsville did not play

Last meeting: 2017 (S&S won 17-10)

Players to watch: S&S: QB Cole Sloan, LB Devin Jackson; Collinsville: QB Luis Hernandez, DB Cory Sheppard

Notable: S&S has won five straight in the series … Collinsville's game against Boles last Friday was cancelled due to storms … Sloan took over at QB for the Rams last week after injuries to S&S' top two on the depth chart

Lindsay at Callisburg

Where: Wildcat Stadium

Broadcast: KPFC 89.3 / 91.9 FM

Records: Lindsay 1-1; Callisburg 1-1

Last week: Lindsay lost to Muenster 49-10; Callisburg lost to Millsap 36-15

Series: Lindsay leads 16-5-1

Last meeting: 1999 (Lindsay won 39-15)

Players to watch: Lindsay: QB Seth Foster, LB Skyler Neu; Callisburg: RB Justin Crisp, LB Colby Hammond

Notable: Lindsay has won five straight in the series … Callisburg's last victory over the Knights was in 1994 … The Wildcats did not have any passing yards last week against Millsap as Crisp ran for 191 yards on 12 carries and scored both touchdowns.

Celeste at Blue Ridge

Where: Tiger Stadium

Records: Blue Ridge 1-1; Celeste 2-0

Last week: Blue Ridge beat Tioga 38-0; Celeste beat Cumby 41-28

Series: Blue Ridge leads 24-17-1

Last meeting: 2017 (Celeste won 38-7)

Players to watch: Blue Ridge: RB Garrett Mathers, LB Slater James; Celeste: QB Jalen Rector, DB Jace Givens

Notable: Except for the 2003-04 seasons, these two have played every season since 1990 … The last two Blue Ridge victories are by shutout … The Tigers held Tioga to 39 total yards last week.

Como-Pickton at Whitewright

Where: Tiger Stadium

Records: Como-Pickton 0-1; Whitewright 0-2

Last week: Como-Pickton did not play; Whitewright lost to Honey Grove 32-6

Series: Whitewright leads 1-0

Last meeting: 2002 (Whitewright won 13-12 in bi-district round)

Players to watch: Como-Pickton: RB Roberto Villa, DB Jadon Miles; Whitewright: TE Seth Jackson, DB Allec Bautista

Notable: Whitewright is looking to avoid its first 0-3 start since 2013 … The Tigers have allowed 32 points in each of their games so far this season … Como-Pickton's game against Detroit last Friday was cancelled due to storms.

Trenton at Dallas A+ Academy

Where: Rylie Road Stadium

Records: Trenton 2-0; Dallas A+ Academy 1-1

Last week: Trenton beat Campbell 27-0; A+ Academy beat Kennedale Fellowship 20-18

Series: Trenton leads 2-0

Last meeting: 2015 (Trenton won 32-12)

Players to watch: Trenton: RB Dakota Risner, DB James Day; Dallas A+ Academy: WR J.P. Nelson, DB Alexis Gonzalez

Notable: Trenton is trying to start the season 3-0 for the first time since a 5-0 start in 1959 before discontinuing football until 2012 … The Tigers have won as many games so far in 2018 as the previous two seasons combined … Trenton is allowing just 113 yards per game.

Tom Bean at Maud

Where: George Frost Field

Records: Tom Bean 2-0; Maud 0-1

Last week: Tom Bean beat Prairiland 30-20; Maud did not play.

Series: First meeting

Players to watch: Tom Bean: QB Zack Lusk, LB Kaleb Graham; Maud: RB Rayne Bailey, DB Ryan Griffin

Notable: Tom Bean is trying for its first 3-0 start since 2008 … Zach Wood is the first Tom Bean head coach to start his Tomcat career 2-0 on the field since Dan Ray Gist in 1997 … Maud, which is led by former Tom Bean head coach Allen Cross, had its bye last week.

Alba-Golden at Honey Grove

Where: Warrior Field

Records: Alba-Golden 1-1; Honey Grove 1-1

Last week: Alba-Golden lost to Big Sandy 6-0; Honey Grove beat Whitewright 32-6

Series: Honey Grove leads 2-0

Last meeting: 1997 (Honey Grove won 34-15)

Players to watch: Alba-Golden: RB Jacoby Harle, LB Dylan Arenas; Honey Grove: RB Trel Pruitt, DL David Gamez

Notable: The six points allowed by the Warriors last week was the fewest since the 2017 season-opener … Pruitt is second in the area with 341 rushing yards through two games … Alba-Golden has allowed just 21 points so far this season.

Cumby at Wolfe City

Where: Don Howard Stadium

Records: Cumby 0-2; Wolfe City 2-0

Last week: Cumby lost to Celeste 41-28; Wolfe City beat Bells 30-14

Series: Wolfe City leads 17-1-1

Last meeting: 2017 (Wolfe City won 49-14)

Players to watch: Cumby: QB Cameron Scott, LB Wil Chapin; Wolfe City: QB Logan Green, DB Cole Salisbury

Notable: Cumby's only win in the series was a 26-6 victory in 2016 … Wolfe City is trying for a 3-0 start for the fourth time in six seasons … The Trojans play two more Texoma schools in the next month – Trenton and Honey Grove.

Muenster Sacred Heart at Tioga

Where: Bulldog Field

Records: Sacred Heart 0-2; Tioga 0-2

Last week: Sacred Heart lost to Era 35-14; Tioga lost to Blue Ridge 38-0

Series: First meeting

Players to watch: Sacred Heart: QB Seth Swirczynski., LB Collin Knabe; Tioga: RB Micah Wilson, DL Erik Libick

Notable: Tioga is looking to avoid an 0-3 start for the first time since 2014 … The Bulldogs had just 39 yards last week against Blue Ridge … The teams have combined to scored just three touchdowns so far in 2018.

Savoy at Gold-burg

Where: Joe Corpening Field

Records: Savoy 0-1; Gold-burg 0-2

Last week: Savoy did not play; Gold-burg lost to Saint Jo 76-27

Series: Savoy leads 2-0

Last meeting: 2013 (Savoy won 62-6)

Players to watch: Savoy: QB Hunter Carrasco, LB Jake Popowski; Gold-burg: RB Coplin Miller, DL Will Hamilton

Notable: Savoy's game against Dallas Lakehill last Friday was cancelled due to storms … This is the second straight season the Cardinals will play no more than nine regular-season games … Gold-burg has lost at least seven games in every season since 2006.

Leverett's Chapel at Fannindel

When: 6 p.m. Saturday

Where: Bishop Field

Records: Leverett's Chapel 2-0; Fannindel 0-1

Last week: Leverett's Chapel beat Apple Springs 28-20; Fannindel did not play

Series: Leverett's Chapel leads 7-3

Last meeting: 2017 (Leverett's Chapel won 66-19)

Players to watch: Leverett's Chapel: RB Michael Curry, LB Damien Parker; Fannindel: ATH Daytorian Johnson, DL Grady Howard

Notable: This is the seventh straight season the teams have played each other … Fannindel's game against Trinity Christian last Friday was cancelled due to storms … Leverett's Chapel's last playoff appearance was two years ago.

Arlington Grace Prep at Texoma Christian

Where: Center Street Sports Complex

Records: Arlington Grace Prep 1-1; Texoma Christian 1-1

Last week: Arlington Grace Prep beat Founders Classical Academy 58-0; Texoma Christian beat Inspired Vision 21-14

Series: First meeting

Players to watch: Grace Prep: QB Ben Turner, LB Jose Rodriguez; Texoma Christian: QB Tym Rosenthal, LB Colton Devoll

Notable: 86 percent of the Eagles' yardage has come through the air … Devoll and Dylan Foster had the first interceptions of the season for TCS last week … Grace Prep led 30-0 after the first quarter and 51-0 at half-time in its game last week.