The week ahead: Football

'The main event'

Springfield Millers (3-1) at Thurston Colts (2-2)

Game facts: 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30 

SPRINGFIELD – Cross-town rivals Springfield and Thurston face off Friday night in what is expected to be the series’ most competitive matchup in years. Chronicle sports reporter Pierre Weil breaks it down.

What2Know: Sept. 11, 2015. The last time Springfield beat Thurston at football. Since then . . .