Posted On: 08/12/15 1:00 PM

Zach Pfaffenberger, considered among the most promising big men in Virginia's 2018 class, will be attending a new school this season. The bruising 6'8 sophomore power forward will be playing for Jim Fitzpatrick at Episcopal High School. He's optimistic about his role with his new team.

"I think It'll be a better fit for me. I've heard good things about coach Fitzpatrick. I heard he likes to use the bigs a lot. I'll be expecting to get the ball a lot in the post" said Pfaffenberger.

He will team up alongside a familiar face at Episcopal. Xavier Johnson, a 2019 point guard, who ran with Pfaffenberger this summer on the grassroots circuit, will be joining him this season

"Xavier and I have a good chemistry. We played AAU ball together. He finds me a lot in the post, and in transition." he said.

Pfaffenberger is a physically dominant presence in the paint. He also has an exceptional work rate. His feel for the game is phenomenal, and he does not lack skill. He has an impressive approach.

"Defense first always. Defense creates my offense. I just start there, and then you know

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