Archbishop Stepinac is the big mover in this week’s High School Football America New York Top 10 that is created with our proprietary algorithm. After a 1-4 start that included a three-point loss to No. 1 St. Anthony’s and an overtime loss to No. 2 Iona Prep, the Crusaders have ripped-off three straight wins including a 23-20 defeat of former No. 6 Cardinal Hayes Sunday night.
Heading into the Catholic High School Football League of Metropolitan New York AAA playoffs, Stepinac is up five spots this week to No. 5 in our statewide rankings. The loss to Stepinac drops Hayes out of the Top 10, opening the door for Cornwall Central at No. 10.
High School Football America New York Top 20
No. 1 St. Anthony’s (7-1), LW: #1
No. 2 Iona Prep (6-1), LW: #2
No. 3 Aquinas Institute (8-1), LW: #3
No. 4 Cicero-North Syracuse (9-0), LW: #4
No. 5 Archbishop Stepinac (4-4), LW: #10
No. 6 Monsignor Farrell (5-3), LW: #5
No. 7 South Shore (8-0), LW: #7
No. 8 Chenango Forks (9-0), LW: #8
No. 9 McQuaid Jesuit (8-1), LW: #9
No. 10 Cornwall Central (8-0), LW: NR
Dropped-out: No. 6 Cardinal Hayes
Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.