East Region Top 25 – Week 1

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While there were only a handful of games within the High School Football America East Region Top 25, there is a little bit of movement from our preseason rankings.

In Pennsylvania, Harrisburg’s 14-6 win over Coatesville moves the Cougars two spots to No. 10 in our latest rankings. Both teams are also ranked in the High School Football America 100 national rankings. Coatesville drops from No. 11 to No. 12.

Harrisburg will test its new ranking this weekend when it plays No. 6 Archbishop Hoban (Ohio) in an interstate showdown.

Related: High School Football America 100 national rankings

Pine-Richland moves-up one spot to No. 20 after its 21-0 win over former No. 22 Penn Hills, the state’s defending Class 5A champ. The Indians dropped-out of the rankings.

Top-ranked St. Joseph’s Prep (Pennsylvania) opens its season this weekend in Georgia. The Hawks are ranked No. 4 in the nation, while Marietta is No. 59.

No. 2 St. Joseph Regional (Montvale, New Jersey) travels to the West Coast to play No. 34 JSerra (California). St. Joe’s is ranked No. 6 in our national rankings.

No. 4 Bergen Catholic (New Jersey) will be in Florida to face No. 9 St. Thomas Aquinas. BC is ranked No. 18 in our national rankings.

No. 16 Don Bosco Prep (New Jersey) will also be on the West Coast. The Ironmen will take-on No. 2 St. John Bosco.

In Ohio, No. 3 St. Edward will square-off with No. 13 Mentor in a intra-East Regional Top 25 showdown.

The top twelve teams in the East Region Top 25 are ranked in in the High School Football America 100 national rankings.

East Region High School Fooball Top 25

No. 1 St. Joseph’s Prep (Pennsylvania) 0-0, LW: #1

No. 2 St. Joseph Regional (Montvale, New Jersey) 0-0, LW: #2

No. 3 St. Edward (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #3

No. 4 Bergen Catholic (New Jersey) 0-0, LW: #4

No. 5 Pickerington Central (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #5

No. 6 Archbishop Hoban (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #6

No. 7 Colerain (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #7

No. 8 Massillon Washington (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #8

No. 9 St. Peter’s Prep (New Jersey) 0-0, LW: #9

No. 10 Harrisburg (Pennsylvania) 1-0, LW: #12

No. 11 St. Ignatius (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #10

No. 12 Coatesville (Pennsylvania) 0-1, LW: #11

No. 13 Mentor (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #13

No. 14 St. Xavier (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #14

No. 15 Toledo Central Catholic (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #15

No. 16 Pine-Richland (Pennsylvania) 1-0, LW: #21

No. 17 Don Bosco Prep (New Jersey) 0-0, LW: #16

No. 18 Elder (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #17

No. 19 DePaul Catholic (New Jersey) 0-0, LW: #18

No. 20 Cathedral Prep (Pennsylvania) 1-0, LW: #19

No. 21 La Salle (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #20

No. 22 Manheim Central (Pennsylvania) 1-0, LW: #24

No. 23 Canton McKinley (Ohio) 0-0, LW: #23

No. 24 Pittsburgh Central (Pennsylvania) 1-0, LW: NR

No. 25 Red Bank Catholic (New Jersey) 0-0, LW: #25

Dropped-out: No. 23 Penn Hills (Pennsylvania)

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

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