PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The high school football season is officially back.

In the season’s first episode of the Friday Night Blitz, 12 Sports’ Taylor Begley, Sam Knox and Derwin Worrell bring you high school football scores, highlights and more from around Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts, including the Game of the Week: Smithfield vs. North Providence.

Providence Journal sportswriter Eric Rueb once again joins the Friday Night Blitz as an analyst to break down the night’s games and showcase the region’s top talent.

Eric Rueb breaks down Week 1

Catch the Friday Night Blitz at 11:15 p.m. on WPRI 12, and stay up-to-date on scores from across the region with the 12 Sports High School Football Scoreboard.

Friday Night Blitz: Full high school football coverage »

More About Friday Night Blitz:

Friday Night Blitz is a weekly recap show with highlights from around Southern New England and score updates on

The Blitz also showcases a Game of the Week and Band of the Week, and we’ll mic up one of the local coaches to take you inside the huddle.

The 12 Sports team will be roving the state each week to capture the action and storylines, bringing them to you on air, online and on social media.

Friday Night Blitz airs each Friday at 11:15 p.m. on WPRI 12.