Southern California Weekly Rankings

There is a new top-ranked team in SoCal, thanks to Orange Lutheran's win over Santa Ana Mater Dei, as the season heads into the final weekend of the season in the Los Angeles, Southern and San Diego Sections while the Central Section begins their sectional playoffs...

1. Van Nuys Birmingham (Los Angeles, 8-1)
Last week: def. Cleveland, 82-0
This week: at Woodland Hills Taft

2. Corona Centennial (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: def. Corona, 38-3
This week: at Norco

3. Fresno Edison (Central, 9-0-1)
Last week: def. Fresno San Joaquin Memorial, 41-12
This week: BYE (First Round of Central Section Playoffs)

4. Sherman Oaks Notre Dame (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: def. La Puente Bishop Amat, 51-30
This week:

5. Redlands East Valley (Southern, 9-0)
Last week: def. Fontana A.B. Miller, 28-27
This week: vs. Redlands

6. Long Beach Poly (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: def. Compton, 42-14
This week: vs. Long Beach Jordan

7. Anaheim Servite (Southern, 7-1)
Last week: def. Bellflower St. John Bosco, 31-13
This week: vs. Santa Ana Mater Dei

8. Orange Lutheran (Southern, 7-1)
Last week: def. Santa Ana Mater Dei
This week: at Capistrano Valley Jserra

9. Santa Ana Mater Dei (Southern, 7-1)
Last week: lost to Orange Lutheran, 31-12
This week: vs. Anaheim Servite

10. Ventura St. Bonaventure (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: def. Santa Barbara San Marcos, 47-7
This week: at Ventura Buena

11. Newhall Hart (Southern, 8-0-1)
Last week: def. Santa Clarita Golden Valley, 49-13
This week: vs. Saugus

12. Encino Crespi (Southern, 7-2)
Last week: def. Los Angeles Loyola, 38-7
This week: at Sherman Oaks Notre Dame

13. Culver City (Southern, 9-0)
Last week: def. Hawthorne, 50-13
This week: at Beverly Hills

14. Murrieta Vista Murrieta (Southern, 9-0)
Last week: def. Temecula Valley, 49-7
This week: at Temecula Great Oak

15. Bakersfield Centennial (Central, 9-1)
Last week: def. Bakersfield West, 12-10
This week: BYE (First Round of Central Section Playoffs)

16. Bakersfield (Central, 10-1)
Last week: def. Bakersfield Liberty, 28-10
This week: BYE (First Round of Central Section Playoffs)

17. Poway (San Diego 8-0)
Last week: def. San Diego Mt. Carmel, 41-20
This week: at Rancho Bernardo

18. Riverside J.W. North (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: def. Riverside La Sierra, 35-0
This week: vs. Riverside Poly

19. Oceanside (San Diego, 7-1)
Last week: def. Vista, 40-7
This week: vs. Oceanside El Camino

20. Venice (Los Angeles, 8-1)
Last week: def. Palisades, 42-0
This week: at Los Angeles Fairfax

21. Saugus (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: def. Canyon, 18-14
This week: vs. Newhall Hart

22. Compton Dominguez (Southern, 7-2)
Last week: def. Lynwood, 41-20
This week: vs. Downey Warren

23. Norco (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: def. Moreno Valley Rancho Verde, 27-24
This week: vs. Corona Centennial

24. Huntington Beach Edison (Southern, 6-3)
Last week: def. Fountain Valley, 22-13
This week: a Newport Beach Newport Harbor

25. Compton (Southern, 8-1)
Last week: lost to Long Beach Poly, 42-14
This week: at Lakewood

Dropped out of rankings:
22. Newbury Park (Southern, 8-1) lost to Moorpark, 19-13

The Southern California rankings are comprised of schools from the following sections: Central, Southern, Los Angeles City and San Diego.

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