California Top 25 – Week 5

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There are two huge games in the High School Football America California Top 25 this week. Top-ranked Mater Dei will collide with IMG Academy (Florida). The Monarchs are not only ranked No. 1 in the state, but also No. 1 in our national rankings. IMG is ranked No. 1 in Florida and No. 5 in the nation.

In the other big matchup, No. 5 Mission Viejo meets No. 6 Orange Lutheran.

There are two new teams in the rankings that are created with our proprietary algorithm — No. 23 Monterey Trail at No. 23 and Norco at No. 24.

High School Football America California Top 25

No. 1 Mater Dei (3-1)*, LW: #1

No. 2 St. John Bosco (5-0), LW: #2

No. 3 De La Salle (5-0), LW: #3

No. 4 Corona Centennial (5-0), LW: #4

No. 5 Mission Viejo (5-0), LW: #5

No. 6 Orange Lutheran (3-1), LW: 6

No. 7 Folsom (4-1), LW: #7

No. 8 Oaks Christian (5-0), LW: #8

No. 9 JSerra (5-0), LW: #9

No. 10 Central (Fresno) (5-0), LW: #10

No. 11 Cajon (4-0), LW: #12

No. 12 Torrey Pines (5-0), LW: #13

No. 13 Bishop Amat (4-1)*, LW: #14

No. 14 La Costa Canyon (5-0), LW: #15

No. 15 Cathedral Catholic (3-1), LW: #16

No. 16 Del Oro (5-0), LW: #18

No. 17 Westlake (5-0), LW: #24

No. 18 Calabasas (3-1), LW: #25

No. 19 Clayton Valley (3-1), LW: #20

No. 20 Pittsburg (3-2), LW: #21

No. 21 St. Francis (Mountain View) (2-1), LW: #22

No. 22 Liberty (Brentwood) (5-0), LW: #23

No. 23 Monterey Trail (4-0), LW: NR

No. 24 Upland (3-1), LW: #11

No. 25 Norco (4-1), LW: NR

Dropped-out: No. 17 Servite, No. 19 Serra (Gardena)

Note: *Mater Dei forfeited its win against Bishop Amat for using an ineligible player.

Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.