Joliet Catholic continues its climb in the Illinois Top 10 high school football rankings

2021 Illinois top 10 high school football rankings
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Joliet Catholic sits at No. 3 in the latest High School Football America Illinois Top 10 powered by NFL Play Football. The Hilltoppers move-up one spot to No. 3 after beating former No. 3 Brother Rice 56-49 in a high-scoring affair.

The win brings Joliet Catholic into our national Top 200 at No. 198. Brother Rice falls to No. 4 in the state and to No. 200 in our national rankings.

High School Football America Illinois Top 10

TeamRecordLast Week
No. 1 East St. Louis(6-1)1
No. 2 Loyola Academy(7-0)2
No. 3 Joliet Catholic(7-0)4
No. 4 Brother Rice(5-2)3
No. 5 St. Ignatius(7-0)5
No. 6 Mount Carmel (Chicago)(5-2)6
No. 7 St. Rita (5-2)7
No. 8 Neuqua Valley(7-0)8
No. 9 Batavia(7-0)9
No. 10 Cary-Grove(7-0)10

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

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