New Jersey Top 25 – Week 2

New Jersey Top 25

Four new teams enter the latest High School Football America New Jersey Top 25 this week. Leading the way is defending North 2 Group V champ North Hunterdon, which comes in a No. 21. Sayreville comes in a No. 22, followed by Toms River North at No. 23 and Linden at No. 25.

This weekend is a big one for the top four teams in the rankings that are created with our proprietary algorithm.

Friday night, No. 1 Bergen Catholic takes on No. 4 St. Peter’s Prep. On Saturday, No. 2 DePaul hosts No. 3 St. Joseph Regional (Montvale). Last year, St. Joe’s won the regular season meeting and then lost to DePaul in the Non-Public Group 3 state championship game.

All four teams are currently ranked in the High School Football America 100 rankings.

High School Football America New Jersey Top 25

No. 1 Bergen Catholic (2-0), LW: #1

No. 2 DePaul Catholic (2-0), LW: #2

No. 3 St. Joseph Regional (Montvale) (1-1), LW: #3

No. 4 St. Peter’s Prep (1-1), LW: #4

No. 5 Don Bosco Prep (1-1), LW: #5

No. 6 Red Bank Catholic (2-0), LW: #6

No. 7 Phillipsburg (2-0), LW: #7

No. 8 Somerville (2-0), LW: #11

No. 9 St. Joseph (Hammonton) (2-0), LW: #10

No. 10 Paramus Catholic (1-1), LW: #14

No. 11 Williamstown (2-0), LW: #25

No. 12 Ramapo (2-0), LW: #13

No. 13 Rancocas Valley (1-1), LW: #9

No. 14 Pope John XXIII (0-2), LW: #12

No. 15 Wayne Hills (1-1), LW: #15

No. 16 Piscataway (1-0), LW: #16

No. 17 Woodrow Wilson (2-0), LW: #17

No. 18 South Brunswick (2-0), LW: #20

No. 19 St. Augustine (1-1), LW: #21

No. 20 River Dell (2-0), LW: #24

No. 21 North Hunterdon (1-0), LW: NR

No. 22 Sayreville (1-0), LW: NR

No. 23 Toms River North (1-0), LW: NR

No. 24 Manalapan (1-1), LW: #18

No. 25 Rumson-Fair Haven (2-0), LW: #NR

Dropped-out: No. 8 Westfield, No. 19 St. John-Vianney, No. 22 Camden Catholic, No. 23 Lenape

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

 

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