SHERMAN, TX -- The Sherman Bearcats will have a tough test hosting Wylie, who is a perfect 4-0 in district.
That's step one in a rigorous three game slate.
The 'Cats would get their confidence back a couple weeks ago beating McKinney on their home turf.
They also played well at last week's Battle of the Ax despite the lopsided outcome.
The Pirates will have to sail up to Bearcat Stadium, and head coach Bill Patterson and his 'Cats know what to expect com kick-off.
"They do. They're very good on offense and they're very good on defense and they're really, really good. I mean they, Bill Howard has been there 16 years, he's got an established program, they got, they play hard on both sides of the ball, they got good players and it'll be a great challenge for us," Patterson said.