Week One Capsules: Huge inter-classification matchup highlights Greenville area schedule

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Series Record: St. Joseph’s leads the all-time series 5-1, including a 35-7 win last year.

Last Week: Blacksburg beat Buford 42-15; St. Joseph’s beat Fox Creek 42-0.

Who to watch for St. Joseph’s: Brayden Johnson ran for 164 yards and three touchdowns for the Knights, scoring on runs of 33, 46 and 18 yards.

Who to watch for Blacksburg: WR Ziyon Harris had a huge night in Week Zero, catching three touchdown passes for Blacksburg.

About the Knights: St. Joseph’s football is heavy on the fundamentals, particularly running the ball and stopping the run. Last week, the Knights ground out 349 yards and six touchdowns on the ground, while Johnny Jaraczewski and Joe Patterson led a defensive effort that included 11 tackles for loss and the team’s first shutout since Week 4 last season.

About the Wildcats: Things couldn’t have started much better for the Wildcats in their first game under Josh Batchler with the interim tag removed. Blacksburg picked up a win over Buford with a complete performance, keyed in part by Harris and by RB/LB Zaydron Burris, who led the team in rushing and contributed a 40-yard fumble return for a TD.