Dowling Catholic opens 2019 as the No. 1 team in High School Football America Iowa Top 10

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Dowling Catholic will be going after its seventh straight Iowa Class 4A state championship this year. If the Maroons capture gold again in 2019, they will do something no other team in Iowa has ever done — win seven straight. Right now, DC is tied with Iowa City’s Regina High School, which won six straight from 2010 to 2015.

Dowling Catholic begins 2019 as the No. 1 team in the High School Football America Iowa Top 10 that is created with our proprietary algorithm. The Maroons open the season against No. 7 Waukee.

Related: Dowling Catholic finishes No. 1 in final 2018 Iowa Top 5

Checking-in at No. 2 in Ankeny Centennial, which opens the season Friday against rival No. 10 Ankeny. Valley is No. 3, followed by Iowa City West High at No. 4 and defending 3A champ Xavier at No. 5.

Check-out the entire Top below:

High School Football America Iowa Top 10

No. 1 Dowling Catholic

No. 2 Ankeny Centennial

No. 3 West Des Moines Valley

No. 4 Iowa City West

No. 5 Xavier

No. 6 Cedar Falls

No. 7 Waukee

No. 8 West Dubuque

No. 9 North Scott

No. 10 Ankeny

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

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