NEW STATE FB RANKS BY DIVISION & REGION

De La Salle, Sherman Oaks Notre Dame, La Habra, Marian Catholic and Ontario Christian are No. 1 in their divisions after the first full week of the 2003 regular season.

(Compiled by CalHiSports.com)

(After games of Saturday, Sept. 13)

(Preseason rank in parentheses)

DIVISION I

1. (1) De La Salle (Concord) 1-0

2. (2) Los Alamitos 2-0

3. (3) Mission Viejo 1-0

4. (5) Poly (Long Beach) 1-0

5. (4) Hart (Newhall) 0-1

6. (7) J.W. North (Riverside) 1-0

7. (8) Centennial (Corona) 1-0

8. (10) Loyola (Los Angeles) 1-0

9. (11) Grant (Sacramento) 1-0

10. (12) Clovis West (Fresno) 2-0

On the Bubble: Antelope Valley (Lancaster) 1-0, Canyon (Canyon Country) 1-0, Carlsbad 1-0, Clovis 2-0, Crenshaw (Los Angeles) 1-0, Dominguez (Compton) 1-0, Foothill (Pleasanton) 1-0, Jesuit (Carmichael) 0-1, La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad) 1-0, Lakewood 1-0, Lincoln (Stockton) 1-0, Mater Dei (Santa Ana) 0-1, Murrieta Valley (Murrieta) 1-0, Nevada Union (Grass Valley) 1-0, Palma (Salinas) 1-0, Palmdale 1-0, St. Francis (Mountain View) 2-0, St. John Bosco (Bellflower) 2-0, St. Mary's (Stockton) 1-0, Serra (San Mateo) 2-0, Valley Christian (San Jose) 2-0, Venice 1-0, Vista 1-0*.

Ratings Drops: Previous No. 4 Mater Dei of Santa Ana (lost to Lutheran of Orange, 35-14); No. 9 Jesuit of Carmichael (lost to St. Mary's of Stockton, 29-28).

Key Scores: No. 1 De La Salle defeated Mitty of San Jose, 47-0; No. 2 Los Alamitos defeated No. 5 Hart, 20-17; No. 3 Mission Viejo defeated Fountain Valley, 14-13; No. 4 Long Beach Poly defeated Mayfair of Lakewood, 31-12.

DIVISION II

1. (2) Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks) 1-0

2. (1) Westlake (Westlake Village) 1-0

3. (3) St. Bonaventure (Ventura) 1-0

4. (8) Lutheran (Orange) 1-0

5. (4) Oceanside 1-0

6. (6) Los Altos (Hacienda Heights) 1-0

7. (11) Edison (Fresno) 2-0

8. (19) Kaiser (Fontana) 1-0

9. (15) Helix (La Mesa) 2-0

10. (21) Oak Ridge (El Dorado Hills) 1-0

On the Bubble: Arroyo Grande 2-0, Charter Oak (Covina) 1-0, Cordova (Rancho Cordova) 1-0, Eureka 1-0, Folsom 1-0, Foothill (Tustin) 1-0, Granite Bay 0-1, Liberty (Bakersfield) 2-0, Los Gatos 1-0, Montgomery (Santa Rosa) 1-0, Monte Vista (Spring Valley) 1-1, Moorpark 1-0, Righetti (Santa Maria) 2-0, Serrano (Phelan) 1-0, Skyline (Oakland) 1-1, South Hills (Covina) 1-0.

Ratings Drops: Previous No. 5 St. Paul of Santa Fe Springs (lost to Santa Margarita of Rancho SM, 16-7); No. 7 Skyline of Oakland (lost to Serra of San Mateo two weeks ago); No. 9 Sanger (lost to Reedley two weeks ago); No. 10 Granite Bay (lost to Lincoln of Stockton, 28-25).

Key Scores: No. 1 Notre Dame defeated Birmingham of Lake Balboa, 30-6; No. 2 Westlake defeated Santa Paula, 42-0; No. 3 St. Bonaventure defeated Centennial of Las Vegas, 34-6; No. 4 Orange Lutheran defeated Mater Dei of Santa Ana, 35-14; No. 5 Oceanside defeated Rancho Buena Vista of Vista, 26-23.

DIVISION III

1. (1) La Habra 1-0

2. (2) Colfax 1-0

3. (3) Lompoc 1-0

4. (5) Serra (Gardena) 1-0

5. (4) Miramonte (Orinda) 0-1

6. (7) Pomona 1-0

7. (10) Oakdale 1-0

8. (9) Mission Bay (San Diego) 1-0

9. (nr) Foothill (Sacramento) 1-0

10. (6) Culver City 1-1

On the Bubble: Analy (Sebastopol) 1-0, Crespi (Encino) 1-0, Dinuba 2-0, Fullerton 1-0, Los Amigos (Fountain Valley) 1-0, Paradise 2-0, St. Augustine (San Diego) 1-1, Vanden (Travis AFB) 1-0, Yosemite (Oakhurst) 2-0.

Ratings Drops: Previous No. 8 Oakmont of Roseville (lost to Foothill of Sacramento, 35-7).

Key Scores: No. 1 La Habra defeated Downey, 40-13; No. 2 Colfax defeated Dimond of Anchorage, Alaska, 44-7; No. 3 Lompoc defeated Dos Pueblos of Goleta, 30-14; No. 4 Serra defeated Daniel Murphy of Los Angeles, 61-8; No. 5 Miramonte of Orinda lost to Pittsburg, 23-21).

DIVISION IV

1. (1) Marian Catholic (San Diego) 2-0

2. (2) Escalon 1-0

3. (3) Oaks Christian (Westlake Village) 1-0

4. (6) Paraclete (Lancaster) 1-0

5. (nr) Coronado 2-0

6. (8) Novato 1-0

7. (11) Dos Palos 2-0

8. (10) Hughson 1-0

9. (12) Sutter 2-0

10. (13) Oak Park (Agoura Hills) 1-0

On the Bubble: Argonaut (Jackson) 1-0, Beaumont 1-0, Carmel 1-0, Carpinteria 0-1, Garces (Bakersfield) 1-1, St. Monica (Santa Monica) 1-0, Wheatland 2-0.

Ratings Drops: Previous No. 4 San Joaquin Memorial of Fresno (lost to Garces, 16-0); No. 5 Carpinteria (lost to Morro Bay, 28-0); No. 7 Taft (lost to Hanford West two weeks ago); No. 9 Valley Christian of Cerritos (lost to Ontario Christian, 42-6).

Key Scores: No. 1 Marian Catholic defeated Horizon of San Diego, 70-0; No. 2 Escalon defeated Summerville of Tuolomne, 35-15; No. 3 Oaks Christian defeated Calvary Chapel of Santa Ana, 42-0; No. 4 Paraclete defeated Highland of Lancaster, 9-7; No. 5 Coronado defeated Serra of San Diego, 38-7.

DIVISION V

1. (1) Ontario Christian 1-0

2. (2) Central Catholic (Modesto) 1-0

3. (6) Ferndale 1-0

4. (4) Caruthers 1-1

5. (15) Desert (Edwards AFB) 1-0

6. (8) Poly (Pasadena) 1-0

7. (nr) Village Christian (Sun Valley) 1-0

8. (nr) Central Valley Chr. (Visalia) 2-0

9. (nr) Cloverdale 1-0

10. (nr) Middletown 1-0

On The Bubble: Arrowhead Christian Academy (Redlands) 1-0, Big Valley (Bieber) 2-0, Bishop Quinn (Redding) 2-0, Brentwood (Los Angeles) 2-0, Brethren Christian (Huntington Beach) 1-0, Cantwell-Sacred Heart of Mary (Montebello) 0-2, Immanuel (Reedley) 1-2, Justin-Siena (Napa) 1-0, St. Helena 1-0, Trinity (Weaverville) 1-0.

Ratings Drops: Previous No. 3 Horizon of San Diego (lost to Marian Catholic of San Diego, 70-0; No. 5 Santa Fe Christian of Solana Beach (lost to Coronado 49-7 two weeks ago); No. 7 Immanuel of Reedley (lost to Dinuba two weeks ago and 7-6 last week to Caruthers); No. 9 Christian of El Cajon (tied Calvary Chapel of Santa Ana, 3-3); No. 10 Biggs (lost to Biggs two weeks ago, 7-6).

Key Scores: No.1 Ontario Christian defeated Valley Christian of Cerritos, 42-6; No. 2 Central Catholic defeated Burbank of Sacramento, 43-7; No. 3 Ferndale defeated Willits, 25-6; No. 4 Caruthers defeated Immanuel of Reedley, 7-6; No. 5 Desert defeated Boron, 27-6.

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

OVERALL TOP 15

1. (1) De La Salle (Concord) 1-0

2. (3) Grant (Sacramento) 1-0

3. (4) Clovis West (Fresno) 2-0

4. (5) Foothill (Pleasanton) 1-0

5. (6) Valley Christian (San Jose) 2-0

6. (7) Palma (Salinas) 1-0

7. (8) Lincoln (Stockton) 1-0

8. (9) St. Francis (Mountain View) 2-0

9. (10) Nevada Union (Grass Valley) 1-0

10. (13) Clovis 2-0

11. (nr) St. Mary's (Stockton) 1-0

12. (2) Jesuit (Carmichael) 0-1

13. (15) Edison (Fresno) 2-0

14. (nr) Oak Ridge (El Dorado Hills) 1-0

15. (18) Los Gatos 1-0

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

OVERALL TOP 15

1. (1) Los Alamitos 1-0

2. (2) Mission Viejo 1-0

3. (4) Poly (Long Beach) 1-0

4. (3) Hart (Newhall) 0-1

5. (6) J.W. North (Riverside) 1-0

6. (8) Centennial (Corona) 1-0

7. (9) Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks) 1-0

8. (10) Loyola (Los Angeles) 1-0

9. (7) Westlake (Westlake Village) 1-0

10. (11) St. Bonaventure (Ventura) 1-0

11. (19) Lutheran (Orange) 1-0

12. (12) Oceanside 1-0

13. (13) Carlsbad 1-0

14. (15) St. John Bosco (Bellflower ) 1-0

15. (21) Canyon (Canyon Country) 1-0

Note: Divisional placement for the state football rankings is not according to school enrollment, but more according to which section playoff division each school competes in.

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