Illinois Top 10: Week 9

Illinois Top 10 rankings

Defending 8A state champ Loyola Academy closes-out the regular season as the top-team in the High School Football America Illinois Top 10.  The Ramblers improved their position atop the rankings with a 48-37 Catholic League Blue victory over Brother Rice, which clinched the division title. Brother Rice remains #3 this week even after the loss.

High School Football America Illinois Top 10

#1 Loyola Academy (9-0), LW #1

#2 East St. Louis (9-0), LW: #2

#3 Brother Rice (8-1), LW: #3

#4 Prairie Ridge (9-0), LW: #4

#5 Neuqua Valley (9-0), LW: #6

#6 Homewood-Flossmoor (9-0), LW: #5

#7 Palatine (9-0), LW: #7

#8 St. Charles East (9-0), LW: #8

#9 Immaculate Conception (9-0), LW: #9

#10 Naperville North (8-1), LW: #10

Editor’s Note: The High School Football America Illinois Top 10 is developed using our proprietary algorithm.

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