Penn Preps releases its state high school football rankings after Week Five. Our rankings come out on the following Wednesday once all games are completed. Penn Preps rankings are solely based on the research, games watched and knowledge of the Scout Penn Preps staff. Penn Preps does not consider any other rankings and is not a part of any newspaper or other Pennsylvania media association.
1. Hickory (5-0), defeated Lakeway 40-8, no change in ranking
2. Montoursville (5-0)- defeated Lewisburg 41-25, previously No. 3
3. Notre-Dame Green-Pond (6-0) - defeated Palmerton, previously No. 4
4. Central Valley (5-1)- defeated Beaver Area (previously No. 2) 43-35, previously No. 5.
5. Beaver Area (4-1) - lost to Central Valley (previously No. 5) 43-35, previously No. 2
6. Aliquippa (5-1) - defeated South Park 52-15,no change in ranking
7. Beaver Falls (4-1) - defeated New Brighton, no change in ranking
8. Middletown (5-0) - defeated Trinity 69-7, no change in ranking
9. Central Martinsburg (5-1)- defeated Chestnut Ridge 28-7, previously No. 10
10. Scranton Prep - (5-1) - defeated Valley View 12-8, previously No. 9
Quick take: No teams dropped out of the top ten, but Beaver Area did drop 3 spots to No. 5 after losing to our new No. 2 team Central Valley. Middletown is scoring tons of points and is a team to watch out for coming out of the east.