Grove at Miami

Records: Season opener for both teams

Last meeting: Grove 21, Miami 7 (2011)

Series record: Miami leads 22-10-1, dating back to 1929

Notes: This marks the third straight years the teams have opened the season against each other. They also had kicked things off in the opener from 1978-81 and in 1992-93. Miami is 54-38-1 in season openers dating back to 1919.

Wyandotte at Fairland

Records: Season opener for both teams

Last meeting: Wyandotte 26, Fairland 0 (2011)

Series record: Wyandotte leads 43-33-2, dating back to 1930

Notes: While this is the 79th time the teams have played, its just the fourth time it's their season opener. They kicked things off in 1936 and have met in the debut the past three years.

Mount Vernon, Mo., at Commerce

Records: Mount Vernon 1-0; Commerce, 0-0

Last week: Mount Vernon 26, Monett, Mo. 10; This is the season opener for Commerce

First meeting

Notes: This will be just the 39th time Commerce has played an out-of-state opponent dating back to 1926, when the Tigers faced Galena, Kan., twice and Carl Junction, Mo. In 1935, Commerce lost to Frontenac, Kan., 13-12 in the Zinc Bowl, which was played at Junge Field in Joplin.

Quapaw at Oklahoma Union

Records: Season opener for both teams

Last meeting: Quapaw 41, Oklahoma Union 18 (2009)

Series record: Series tied 7-7, dating back to 1994

Notes: The win in 2009 was the first in six tries for the Wildcats against OU.

Afton at Kiefer

Records: Season opener for both teams

First meeting

Notes: Kiefer is playing 11-man football for the first time since 2005. ... Afton twins Dillon and Austin Johnson each scored 33 on his ACT.

Welch at Bluejacket

Records: Season opener for both teams

Last meeting: Welch 59, Bluejacket 14 (2011)

Series record: Welch leads 17-5, dating back to 1980

Notes: While Welch leads in the 8-man rivalry, the series is tied 1-1-1 in 11-man competition dating back to 1972.