Pirates schedule second scrimmage

The Granbury Pirates will have two football scrimmages in August, according to a source within in the athletic office. They are both scheduled to be played on Johnny Perkins Field against Wichita Falls Hirschi on Aug. 15 and Stephenville on Aug. 22. Tentative start times are 5 p.m. for subvarsity, followed by varsity. The Pirates are entering a new district next season, 8-5A, which includes state champion Aledo, along with other perennial playoff teams in Crowley, Everman and Burleson, along with Cleburne, Burleson Centennial and Joshua.