All nationally-ranked Pennsylvania teams win easily

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Four of the five Pennsylvania high school football teams ranked in the High School Football America Top 100 national rankings that play this weekend picked-up easy wins.

No. 35 Pine-Richland (6-0) rolled past Pittsburgh Central Catholic (4-2), which began the season ranked in our Top 100.  The Rams beat the Vikings 47-17 to improve to 6-0.  Central has now lost to Pine-Richland and No. 48 Erie Cathedral Prep that beat St. Francis from New York 48-0 on Friday.

Next week, Prep (6-0) will travel to Michigan to play De La Salle Collegiate Prep (5-1). After next week’s game, the Ramblers will have played teams from Michigan, New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania.  In two weeks, ECP will play West Toronto Prep from Canada.

No. 47 Archbishop Wood (4-2) beat Archbishop Ryan 42-6.  Nasir Peoples, who’s a verbal commit to Virginia Tech as a safety, rushed for 176 yards and three TD’s in the first half.

On Saturday, No. 88 Harrisburg ripped Hershey 60-0.  5-star defensive end Micah Parsons had a big day on offense with three touchdown runs.

No. 13 St. Joseph’s Prep was idle and plays Roman Catholic on Saturday.

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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.