Final California High School Football Top 25

California Top 25

No surprise here, national champion Mater Dei is the No. 1 team in the final High School Football America California Top 25.  The Open Division champs were perfect 15-0 this year, beating eight teams that finish in our statewide rankings that are created with our proprietary algorithm.

The Monarchs beat No. 2 St. John Bosco twice in 2017. Finishing behind the Trinity League powerhouses — De La Salle at No. 3, Corona Centennial at No. 4, Mission Viejo at No. 5, Folsom at No. 6, Narbonne at No. 7, Helix at No. 8, Chaminade at No. 9 and Mission Hills at No. 10.

High School Football America California Top 25

No. 1 Mater Dei Monarchs (15-0)

No. 2 St. John Bosco Braves (11-3)

No. 3 De La Salle Spartans (11-2)

No. 4  Corona Centennial Huskies (10-2)

No. 5 Mission Viejo Diablos (12-1)

No. 6 Folsom Bulldogs (16-0)

No. 7 Narbonne Gauchos (12-3)

No. 8 Helix Highlanders (13-2)

No. 9 Chaminade Eagles (9-2)

No. 10 Mission Hills Grizzlies (12-1)

No. 11 Pittsburg Pirates (9-3)

No. 11 Serra Padres (San Mateo) (13-2)

No. 12 Oaks Christian Lions (12-3)

No. 13 Upland Highlanders (12-1)

No. 14 Rancho Cucamonga Cougars (10-2)

No. 15 Santa Margarita Eagles (7-4)

No. 16 Orange Lutheran Lancers (6-6)

No. 17 Long Beach Poly Jackrabbits (9-3)

No. 18 Central Grizzlies (Fresno) 12-2

No. 19 San Clemente Tritons (9-2)

No. 20 St Francis (Mountain View) 11-4

No. 21 Murrieta Valley Nighthawks (9-3)

No. 22 JSerra Lions (7-4)

No. 23 Servite Friars (6-5)

No. 24 Valencia Vikings (Valencia) (12-2)

No. 25 St. Mary’s Rams (Stockton) (11-3)

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.