St. Joseph (5-0, 3-0 Midwest Classic Conference) at
Burlington Catholic Center (4-1, 2-1 Midwest Classic Conference)
Where: Topper Bowl, Burlington
Last meeting: The teams opened the 2020 season against each other and the Lancers scored a 35-6 win in a game at Central High School in Paddock Lake. … QB Jacob Ashmus, now a senior, went 14 of 19 for 186 yards and two TDs when St. Joseph dropped the game 14 points in a row in the fourth quarter.
About St. Joseph: The Lancers arrive in their homecoming game at Ameche Field last Saturday after a 49-3 Midwest Classic blowout against the Whitefish Bay Dominican. … They outperformed their opponents this season with 221 to 32 points and this week they climbed to 7th place in the national coach survey of Division 6. … The schedule is getting tougher now as St. Joseph’s next three games are against Catholic Central (2-1 Midwest Classic), Brookfield Academy (2-1) and Racine Lutheran (2-0). … Ashmus passed for 687 yards and 13 TDs and is tied for 10th in the state according to WisSports.net, but he left last week’s game in the second quarter and was replaced by Eric Kenesie in his sophomore year. … St. Joseph’s defense only allows 95.6 yards per game. … With a win, the Lancers would gain automatic postseason eligibility for the first time in a non-COVID year since 2017.