McKinney Knocks Off Plano East

McKinney knocked off Plano East, 24-12, on Thursday to even its district record at 1-1 and improve to 5-2 on the season.

Plano East fell to 0-2 in district play, with a season mark of 4-2.

Lions quarterback Robert Somborn threw for 220 yards and two touchdowns. His 40-yard TD toss to Connor Fuentes, and 2-point conversion run by Red Shannon, gave McKinney a 22-6 fourth-quarter lead.

Shannon also scored two touchdowns and returned a Plano East 2-point try 98 yards for 2 McKinney points.

Running back Tommy Candela, back in the lineup after suffering a broken collarbone last month, led McKinney with 130 yards rushing.









McKinney receiver TV Williams makes a catch versus Plano East

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McKinney's John Kent Calhoun (No. 32) brings down a Plano East Panther on Thursday

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