The Other 25 welcomes eight new teams

The Other 25

With the clock winding down on the 2015 high school football season, the final Top 50 is become clearer-and-clearer.

This week’s The Other 25 welcomes seven new teams — two each from Florida, Georgia and Texas each, and one each from Alabama and California

Related: High School Football America Top 25

The biggest mover this week is Lake Travis (Texas), which breaks into the Top 50 at #36.  Last week, the Cavaliers were ranked #51.

Starkville (Mississippi) also made a strong move with a nine spot jump from #47 to #38.

Archer (Georgia), which began the season ranked #15 in our preseason poll, breaks back into the top 50 at #50.  Fellow Georgian Roswell also debuts in the Top 50 at #44.

Speaking of a return to the Top 50, Miami Central (Florida), which will play #25 Mainland (Florida) this week, is back in the national rankings at #47.  The Rockets began the season ranked #4 in our preseason poll.

High School Football America National Rankings – The Other 25

#26 Loyola Academy (Illinois) 13-0 LW: #30

#27 Archbishop Rummel (Louisiana) 11-1 LW: #33

#28 Euless Trinity (Texas) 10-1 LW: #29

#29 Bergen Catholic (New Jersey) 7-4 LW: #24

#30 Eastside Catholic (Washington) 11-0 LW: #31

#31 Grayson (Georgia) 12-0, LW: #37

#32 Trinity (Kentucky) 11-2 LW: #35

#33 Mater Dei (California) 10-2 LW: #40

#34 Spartanburg (South Carolina) 11-1 LW: #43

#35 Byrnes (South Carolina) 11-1 LW: #44

#36 Lake Travis (Texas) 12-0 LW: NR

#37 Westlake (Texas) 11-1 LW: #42

#38 Starkville (Mississippi) 12-1 LW: #47

#39 Christian Brothers College (Missouri) 14-0 LW: #41

#40 South Panola (Mississippi) 11-1, LW: #10

#41 Bishop Amat (California) 10-2 LW: NR

#42 Mansfield (Texas) 10-2 LW: NR

#43 Spain Park (Alabama) 12-1 LW: NR

#44 Roswell (Georgia) 12-0 LW: NR

#45 Serra (Gardena, California) 9-3, LW: #39

#46 Hallandale (Florida) 10-2, LW: NR

#47 Miami Central (Florida) 9-2 LW: NR

#48 Ocean Lakes (Virginia) 12-0 LW: #48

#49 American Heritage (Plantation, Florida) 9-2 LW: #14

#50 Archer (Georgia) 11-1 LW: NR

Dropped-out: #32 Elder (Ohio), #34 West Monroe (Louisiana), #36 Oaks Christian (California), #45 Southlake Carroll (Texas), #46 Camden County (Georgia), #49 Marcus (Texas) #50 St. Joseph’s Prep (Pennsylvania)

Jeff Fisher’s Editor’s Note: High School Football America’s national, regional, state and local rankings are calculated 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.

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