Menlo School (1-1) at
San Mateo (1-1), 3:15 p.m. Friday
The Knights crushed Mission-SF 59-12 last week. … The Bearcats were buried by Berkeley 42-6. … In two games, Menlo is averaging 54 points per game. … After rushing for just 29 yards in their season-opening loss, the Knights gained 121 yards against Mission. … After throwing four touchdowns against San Angelo Central, Menlo QB Jack Heneghan threw five against Mission. … After allowing just 101 total yards in its season opener to Gunn, San Mateo surrendered 341 yards of offense to Berkeley.
Alvarez (2-0) at
Hillsdale (2-0), 7 p.m. Friday
The Eagles soared past Alisal 40-28 last week. … The Knights topped Lincoln-SF 27-14. … Alvarez has already doubled its win total from last season when it went winless. … Alvarez has scored 96 points through its first two games this season. The Eagles scored 98 points all last season. … The Knights had one of their most balanced offensive attacks ever last week, rushing for 177 yards and throwing for 172. … RB Hollon James continues to impress, averaging 106 yards rushing per game.
St. Ignatius (0-2) at
M-A (1-1), 7 p.m. Friday
The Wildcats were drilled by Terra Nova last week, 50-33. … The Bears pulled off arguably the biggest upset in the Bay Area last week by beating Los Gatos 19-10. … St. Ignatius gave up more than 500 yards of offense last week. … The Wildcats beat M-A 31-7 last year. … M-A is averaging 198 yards rushing through two games. … Isiah Nash is getting a bulk of those yards, averaging 125 yards per game.
Sacred Heart Prep (2-0) at
Salinas (2-0), 7 p.m. Friday
The Cowboys lassoed a win over Saratoga last week, 41-25. … The Gators gashed Mountain View to the tune of 48-0. … Salinas is averaging 38 points per game through two games. … SHP coach Pete Lavorato thought his defense might be a bit down this season. Through two games, the Gators have yet to allow a point. … The Gators rushed for 332 yards last week, averaging more than 11 yards per carry.
Carlmont (2-0) at Homestead (2-0), 7:30 p.m. Friday
The Scots escaped with a 13-7 win over Gunn last week. … The Mustangs rolled to a 55-26 win over Fremont-Sunnyvale…. Carlmont needed a late interception and touchdown to pull out the win over Gunn. … QB Matt Stalun accounted for both Scots’ scores last week — throwing a scoring pass and one on a 1-yard run. … Homestead has eclipsed the 50-point two straight weeks, opening with a 56-20 win over Capuchino in its season opener. … Homestead is averaging 55.5 points through two games. … The Mustangs are led by RB Derek Rositas, who has rushed for 363 yards on just 19 carries, averaging more than 19 yards per carry.
Serra (0-1) at Encinal-Alameda (2-0), 7 p.m. Friday
The Padres had a bye last week after dropping a heartbreaking 21-14 loss to De La Salle two weeks ago. … The Jets zoomed past Rodriguez-Fairfield 42-13 last week. … Last year, Serra buried Encinal 56-7. … Despite being known as a run-first team, Serra actually passed for 218 yards against the Spartans. … After going a combined 23-4 in 2010 and 2011, Encinal fell back last season, finishing 6-6.
Mills (2-0) at San Lorenzo Valley (1-1), 2 p.m. Saturday
The Vikings blanked Mission San Jose-Fremont 35-0 last week. … The Cougars were blasted 66-0 by Edison-Sacramento. … The last time Mills started the season 2-0 was 2003, when the Vikings went 10-0 through the regular season before losing to Terra Nova in CCS.
Gunn (0-2) at Capuchino (0-2), 2 p.m. Saturday
The Titans suffered a last-minute, 13-7 loss to Carlmont last week. … The Mustangs fell just short to South City, 23-22. … Through two games, Gunn is averaging 116 yards of offense. … Capuchino made big strides in Week 2. After losing by 33 to Homestead in their opener, the Mustangs took South City to the final whistle. … WR Rory McDaid caught three passes for 108 yards and two TDs last week for Cap.