Bergen Catholic begins 2018 on top of New Jersey Top 25

Bergen Catholic football

Bergen Catholic, ranked No. 5 in the nation after an impressive victory over nationally-ranked Grayson of Georgia on the road, is the No. 1 team in New Jersey. This weekend, the Crusaders take-on Pennsylvania-power Archbishop Wood.

High School Football America New Jersey Top 25

No. 1 Bergen Catholic (1-0)

No. 2 DePaul Catholic (1-0)

No. 3 St. Joseph Regional (Montvale) (0-1)

No. 4 St. Peter’s Prep (1-0)

No. 5 Don Bosco Prep (1-0)

No. 6 Red Bank Catholic (1-0)

No. 7 Phillipsburg (1-0)

No. 8 Westfield (1-0)

No. 9 Rancocas Valley (1-0)

No. 10 St. Joseph (Hammonton) 1-0)

No. 11 Somerville (1-0)

No. 12 Pope John XXIII (0-1)

No. 13 Ramapo (1-0)

No. 14 Paramus Catholic (0-1)

No. 15 Wayne Hills (0-1)

No. 16 Piscataway (0-0)

No. 17 Woodrow Wilson (1-0)

No. 18 Manalapan (0-0)

No. 19 St. John-Vianney (0-1)

No. 20 South Brunswick (0-1)

No. 21 St. Augustine (0-1)

No. 22 Camden Catholic (0-1)

No. 23 Lenape (0-1)

No. 24 River Dell (1-0)

No. 25 Williamstown (1-0)

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

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