Two new teams enter the latest High School Football America Top 25

by Jeff Fisher

There are two new teams in the latest High School Football America Top 25 as Hamilton (Arizona) enters at #20 after a win over previously undefeated Mountain Pointe (Arizona) and Starkville (Mississippi) breaks in at #24.  Hamilton and Starkville move-in thanks to losses by #16 St. Peter’s Prep (New Jersey) and #20 Gonzaga (Washington, DC).

In the Top 10, Bishop Gorman (Nevada) moves from #7 to #6 after beating St. John Bosco (California), the former #6.  St. John Bosco drops to #8.

High School Football America Top 25

1. (1) Allen Eagles (Texas)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Marcus (Texas) 35-24

Fast Forward: vs. Lewisville (Texas), Saturday

2. (2) Don Bosco Prep Ironmen (New Jersey)

Overall: 3-0

Rewind: defeated Central (Fort Pierce, Florida) 41-14

Fast Forward: Idle

3. (3) Booker T. Washington Tornadoes (Florida)

Overall: 6-0

Rewind: defeated Monsignor Pace (Florida) 51-6

Fast Forward: Idle

4. (4) De La Salle Spartans (California)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Servite (California) 47-24

Fast Forward: at San Ramon Valley (California), Friday

5. (5) DeSoto Eagles (Texas)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Grand Prairie (Texas) 53-0

Fast Forward: Idle

6. (7) Bishop Gorman Gaels (Nevada)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated #6 St. John Bosco (California) 34-31

Fast Forward: vs. Shadow Ridge (Nevada), Thursday

7. (8) Archbishop Moeller Crusaders (Ohio)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated St. Xavier (Ohio) 13-7

Fast Forward: at La Salle (Ohio), Friday

8. (6) St. John Bosco Braves (California)

Overall: 3-1

Rewind: lost to #7 Bishop Gorman (Nevada) 34-31

Fast Forward: at Crenshaw (California), Friday

9. (9) Miami Central Rockets (Florida)

Overall: 4-1

Rewind: Idle

Fast Forward: at Homestead (Florida), Thursday

10. (10) Folsom Bulldogs (California)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Granite Bay (California) 61-13

Fast Forward: at Del Oro (California), Friday

11. (11) Bellevue Wolverines (Washington)

Overall: 4-0

Rewind: defeated Sammamish (Washington) 42-6

Fast Forward: at Glacier Peak (Washington), Friday

12. (12) St. Thomas Aquinas Raiders (Florida)

Overall: 3-1

Rewind: defeated Nova (Florida) 59-0

Fast Forward: vs. South Broward (Florida), Thursday

13. (14) Buford Wolves (Georgia)

Overall: 4-0

Rewind: Idle

Fast Forward: at Chestatee (Georgia), Friday

14. (14) Mater Dei Monarchs (California)

Overall: 4-0

Rewind: defeated Edison (California) 34-12

Fast Forward: at Westlake (California), Thursday

15. (15) Southlake Carroll Dragons (Texas)

Overall: 4-0

Rewind: defeated Abilene (Texas) 56-21

Fast Forward: vs. Coppell (Texas), Friday

16. (17) Archbishop Wood Vikings (Pennsylvania)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Archbishop Ryan (Pennsylvania) 47-14

Fast Forward: vs. La Salle College (Pennsylvania), Friday

17. (18) Colquitt County Packers (Georgia)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: Idle

Fast Forward: Lowndes (Georgia), Friday

18. (19) South Panola Tigers (Mississippi)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Horn Lake (Mississippi) 63-26

Fast Forward: at Olive Branch (Mississippi), Friday

19. (21) Euless Trinity Trojans (Texas)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Heritage (Texas) 14-0

Fast Forward: at Haltom (Texas), Friday

20. (NR) Hamilton Huskies (Arizona)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Mountain Pointe (Arizona) 30-10

Fast Forward: Chandler (Arizona), Friday

21. (22) Elder Panthers (Ohio)

Overall: 4-1

Rewind: defeated Rosa Fort (Mississippi) 31-14

Fast Forward: vs. St. Xavier (Ohio), Friday

22. (23) Warren Central Warriors (Indiana)

Overall: 6-0

Rewind: defeated Pike (Indiana) 41-20

Fast Forward: vs. Lawrence North (Indiana), Friday

23. (24) Skyline Raiders (Texas)

Overall: 4-0

Rewind: defeated Irving (Texas) 35-6

Fast Forward: vs. Dallas Jesuit (Texas), Friday

24. (NR) Starkville Yellowjackets (Mississippi)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Columbus (Mississippi) 43-0

Fast Forward: at Northwest Rankin (Mississippi), Friday

25. (25) Maryville Rebels (Tennessee)

Overall: 5-0

Rewind: defeated Sevier County (Tennessee) 38-3

Fast Forward: vs. Heritage (Tennessee), Friday

Knocking on the Top 25 Door (alphabetical order): Alemany (California), Archbishop Rummel (Louisiana), Ben Davis (Indiana), Bergen Catholic (New Jersey), Bingham (Utah), Brother Rice (Michigan), Carmel (Indiana), Cedar Hill (Texas), Centreville (Virginia), Chaminade (California), Cibolo Steele (Texas), Corona Centennial (California), Fort Osage (Missouri), JSerra (California), Gonzaga (Washington, DC),  Katy (Texas), Manvel (Texas), Mainland (Florida), Midway (Texas), Paramus Catholic (New Jersey), Providence Catholic (Illinois), St. Joseph Regional (New Jersey), St. Peter’s Prep (New Jersey), Trinity Christian (Florida), Union (Oklahoma), Webb City (Missouri)

 

 

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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.