Mustangs schedule presents challenges

by | Jul 22, 2021 | Sports

The Sachse Mustangs foot­ball team released its schedule for the 2021 football season.

A year after reaching the postseason with a young team with talent across the offense, the Mustangs take on two non-district playoff opponents before the competitive District 9-6A slate. The Sachse sched­ule is as follows:

  • vs. Coppell, Friday, Aug. 27, 7 p.m. (HBJ Stadium)
  • @ Red Oak, Friday, Sep. 3, 7 p.m.
  • vs. Denton Braswell, Thursday, Sep. 9, 7 p.m. (HBJ Stadium)
  • vs. Lakeview Centennial, Friday, Sep. 17, 7 p.m. (HBJ Stadium)
  • @ Rowlett, Friday, Sep. 24, 7 p.m. (HBJ Stadium)
  • @ North Garland, Friday, Oct. 1, 7 p.m. (Williams Stadi­um)
  • Friday, Oct. 8 – Bye Week
  • vs. Garland, Thursday, Oct. 14, 7 p.m. (HBJ Stadium)
  • @ South Garland, Friday, Oct. 22, 7 p.m. (HBJ Sta­dium)
  • vs. Wylie, Friday, Oct. 29, 7 p.m. (HBJ Stadium)
  • vs. Naaman Forest, Friday, Nov. 5, 7 p.m. (Williams Sta­dium)

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By Kyle Grondin • [email protected]

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