La Salle Academy finishes 2017 as the top team in the High School Football America Rhode Island Top 5 that is created with our proprietary algorithm. The Rams jumped from No. 3 to No. 1 after defeating former No. 1 Bishop Hendricken for the state’s Super Bowl championship 22-21, which snapped the Hawks run of seven straight state titles.
Hendricken finishes No. 2, followed by Division II champ North Kingstown at No. 3, Division I champ Cranston East at No. 4 and Moses Brown at No. 5.
High School Football America Rhode Island Top 5
No. 1 La Salle Academy 10-3, LW: #3
No. 2 Bishop Hendricken 9-2, LW: #1
No. 3 North Kingstown 12-0, LW: #2
No. 4 Cranston East 10-2, LW: #5
No. 5 Moses Brown 10-2, LW: #4
Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.