High School Football America Nebraska Top 5 – Week 12

Nebraska Top 5

It’s championship time in Nebraska and the teams that spent most of the season in the High School Football America Nebraska Top 5 have a rough week in the state semifinals.

Gretna drops from the top spot after losing to Skutt Catholic 10-9 in the Class B semis. Skutt Catholic’s win avenged a 24-7 regular season defeat at the hands of Grenta. This week the SkyHawks will be looking for their first state title since 2014 when it plays York.

With Gretna dropping to No. 4 in the rankings created with our proprietary algorithm, Class A finalist Omaha North moves into the top spot. North will play No. 5 Kearney for the state title on Tuesday.

High School Football America Nebraska Top 5

No. 1 Omaha North (11-1), LW: #4

No. 2 Skutt Catholic (10-2), LW: NR

No. 3 Norfolk Catholic (12-0), LW: #3

No. 4 Gretna (11-1), LW: #1

No. 5 Kearney 12-0, LW: NR

Dropped-out: No. 2 Elkhorn South, No. 5 Creighton Prep

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