Here are thumbnail sketches of other high school football games involving local teams.
No. 4 Akron (2-0) at Fowler (0-1)
This week: The Fowler High School football team will play at home for the first time this season as it will host fourth-ranked Akron. Kickoff at Vibber Field is at 7 p.m.
Last week: The Grizzlies lost at fifth-ranked Sargent 46-28 last Friday. The Rams defeated sixth-ranked Holly 8-6 at home last Friday.
Next week: Fowler will travel to Swink next Friday with kickoff slated for 7 p.m. Akron will play at top-ranked Sedgwick County next Friday at 7 p.m.
Branson/Kim (0-1) at Sierra Grande (0-1)
This week: The Branson/Kim co-op football team will travel to Blanca to take on Sierra Grande. Game time is at 1 p.m.
Last week: The Bearcats lost at Deer Trial 60-28 last Saturday. The Panthers lost at 10th-ranked Briggsdale last Friday 75-19.
Next week: Branson/Kim will travel to Manzanola next Saturday for a 1 p.m. kickoff. Sierra Grande will be in Weston next Friday to take on Primero beginning at 7 p.m.
No. 2 Limon (1-0) at No. 7 Crowley County (2-0)
This week: The seventh-ranked Crowley County High School football team will host second-ranked Limon on Saturday. Kickoff at Charger Field is at 1 p.m.
Last week: The Chargers blanked Rye 48-0 last Friday at home. The Badgers defeated Lamar at home last Saturday 41-7.
Next week: Crowley County will travel to Yuma next Friday with a 6 p.m. kickoff. Limon will host eighth-ranked Meeker next Friday at 7 p.m.
Manzanola (1-0) at Colorado Deaf and Blind (0-1)
This week: The Manzanola High School football team will be in Colorado Springs on Friday to play the Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind. The game will begin at 3 p.m.
Last week: The Bobcats defeated Eads at home last Friday 35-30. The Bulldogs lost to Weldon Valley in Weldona last Thursday 62-27.
Next week: Manzanola will host Branson/Kim next Saturday at 1 p.m. CSDB will play at Hanover next Thursday at 4:30 p.m.
Elbert (1-1) at McClave (0-2)
This week: The McClave High School football team will host Elbert this week. Kickoff at Cardinal Field is at 7 p.m.
Last week: The Cardinals lost to Pikes Peak Christian at home 35-6 last Friday. The Bulldogs defeated Miami-Yoder 36-0 last Friday at Elbert.
Next week: McClave will host Wiley in the Arkansas Valley League opener for both teams beginning at 7 p.m. Elbert will have an open date.
Rocky Ford (0-1) at Lamar (0-1)
This week: The Rocky Ford High School football team will be on the road on Friday to face Lamar. Kickoff at Merrill Brush Field at Savage Stadium is at 7 p.m.
Last week: The Meloneers were idle. The Savages lost at Limon (ranked second in Class 1A) 41-7 last Friday.
Next week: Rocky Ford will host Rye next Friday at 7 p.m. Lamar will travel to No. 4 Burlington next Friday with kickoff slated for 7 p.m.
Sangre de Cristo (0-1) at Las Animas (0-1)
This week: The Las Animas High School football team will host Sangre de Cristo in its first home game of the season on Friday. Game time at Jack LaSalle Field is at 7 p.m.
Last week: The Trojans lost to Custer County in Westcliffe last Friday 38-14. The Thunderbirds lost to 10th-ranked Soroco 60-20 at home last Saturday.
Next week: Las Animas will begin Arkansas Valley League play against sixth-ranked Holly on the road next Friday at 7 p.m. Sangre de Cristo will play at Sanford next Friday at 6 p.m.