From left, coaches James Peterson of Turlock (vs. Freedom), Jeremy Plaa of Downey (at East Union) and Roger Canepa of Central Catholic (vs. Clovis West) have tough opening night tests, but the most intriguing game on Aug. 23, 2019 belongs to Oakdale-Sonora, according to a fan vote.

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James Burns
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Thursday, Oct. 4
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA ATHLETIC LEAGUE

Enochs at Downey, 7 p.m. Burns: Downey Cortez: Downey

Friday, Oct. 5
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA ATHLETIC LEAGUE

Gregori at Pitman, 7 p.m. Burns: Pitman Cortez: Pitman
Turlock at Modesto, 7 p.m. Burns: Turlock Cortez: Turlock

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA CONFERENCE
Buhach Colony at Merced, 7 p.m. Burns: Merced Cortez: Merced
Patterson at Central Valley, 7 p.m. Burns: Patterson Cortez: Patterson
Golden Valley at Atwater, 7 p.m. Burns: Atwater Cortez: Atwater

VALLEY OAK LEAGUE
Manteca at Kimball, 7 p..m. Burns: Manteca Cortez: Manteca
Sierra at Oakdale, 7 p.m. Burns: Oakdale Cortez: Oakdale
Weston Ranch at Central Catholic, 7 p.m. Burns: Central Catholic Cortez: Central Catholic

WESTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
Beyer at Mountain House, 7 p.m. Burns: Mountain House Cortez: Mountain House
Ceres at Pacheco, 7 p.m. Burns: Pacheco Cortez: Pacheco
Lathrop at Davis, 7 p.m. Burns: Davis Cortez: Davis
Los Banos at Johansen, 7 p.m. Burns: Los Banos Cortez: Los Banos

TRANS-VALLEY LEAGUE
Escalon at Riverbank, 7:30 p.m. Burns: Escalon Cortez: Escalon
Hughson at Hilmar, 7:30 p.m. Burns: Hilmar Cortez: Hilmar
Livingston at Modesto Christian, 7:30 p.m. Burns: Modesto Christian Cortez: Modesto Christian

MOTHER LODE LEAGUE
Argonaut at Sonora, 7 p.m.Burns: Sonora Cortez: Sonora
Bret Harte at Amador, 7 p.m. Burns: Amador Cortez: Amador
Calaveras at Summerville, 7 p.m. Burns: Calaveras Cortez: Calaveras

SOUTHERN LEAGUE
Denair at Orestimba, 7:15 p.m. Burns: Orestimba Cortez: Orestimba
Le Grand at Delhi, 7:15 p.m. Burns: Le Grand Cortez: Le Grand
Mariposa at Waterford, 7:30 p.m. Burns: Waterford Cortez: Waterford
Ripon Christian at Gustine, 7:15 p.m. Burns: Ripon Christian Cortez: Ripon Christian

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA ATHLETIC ALLIANCE
Turlock Christian at Stone Ridge Christian Burns: Stone Ridge Christian Cortez: Stone Ridge Christian

Saturday, Oct. 6
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA ATHLETIC ALLIANCE

Big Valley Christian at Millennium, 7 p.m. Burns: Big Valley Christian Cortez: Big Valley Christian

PREVIOUS WEEKS
Week 0: Burns, 29-6. Cortez, 26-9.
Week 1: Burns, 22-10. Cortez, 21-11.
Week 2: Burns, 23-7. Cortez, 25-5.
Week 3: Burns, 20-10. Cortez 23-7.
Week 4: Burns 26-2. Cortez 24-4
Week 5: Burns 22-2. Cortez 23-1
Week 6: Burns 21-3 Cortez 22-2

SEASON
Burns, 163-40. Cortez, 164-39.