Mid-Atlantic Region Top 10: Week 1

Mid-Atlantic Region Top 10

Four of the teams in the High School Football America Mid-Atlantic Region Top 10 picked-up season opening wins over the weekend, but that didn’t change things from when we released our preseason poll several weeks ago.

There’s one key match-up this week that will shape next week’s rankings.  In Kentucky, #5 Trinity will square-off with Tennessee’s Brentwood Academy, ranked #7 in the region.  Both teams are ranked in our national Top 50.

#6 St. John’s College High School will be tested this weekend when it takes-on Pittsburgh Central Catholic (Pennsylvania), the #1 team in the East Region and #11 nationally.  SJC is ranked #39 nationally.

2016 Mid-Atlantic Region Top 10

#1 DeMatha (Maryland)

#2 Mallard Creek (North Carolina) 1-0

#3 Good Counsel (Maryland)

#4 Gonzaga (Washington, DC)

#5 Trinity (Kentucky) 1-0

#6 St. John’s College High School (Washington, DC)

#7 Brentwood Academy (Tennessee) 1-0

#8 Gilman (Maryland)

#9 Westfield (Virginia)

#10 Maryville (Tennessee) 1-0

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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.