McKinney North fell at Lovejoy Friday for its second district loss in three games.

Quarterback Bowman Sells led Lovejoy with four touchdowns, two by rushing. His 14-yard TD run early in the fourth quarter gave Lovejoy a 27-17 lead.

Brennan Harris and Jordan Barany had TD catches for the Bulldogs, and Sam Ashun and Chase Carraher each booted field goals.

North (4-2, 1-2) suffered two interceptions en route to its lowest point total of the season. Lovejoy (5-1, 3-0) led 13-10 at halftime.

North faces McKinney High (3-3, 1-2) on Friday, Oct. 16.


About the author: Rick Atkinson is a McKinney-based freelance writer and cartoonist. He has covered McKinney high school football for for the last three seasons. You can reach him via email at