Regional Football Rankings

Find out who the top 10 high school football teams are in the East, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest and West in our regional football rankings.

Rankings as of Oct. 17, 2005


East

1. Independence (Charlotte, N.C.) – 7-0
2. Byrnes (Duncan, S.C.) – 8-0
3. Landstown (Virginia Beach, Va.) – 7-0
4. Bishop McDevitt (Harrisburg, Pa.) – 7-0
5. North Penn (Landsdale, Pa.) – 7-0
6. Gilman (Baltimore, Md.) – 6-0
7. St. Joseph's Prep (Philadelphia, Pa.) – 6-1
8. Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey, N.J.) – 5-0
9. Brockton (Brockton, Mass.) – 6-0
10. Richmond (Rockingham, N.C.) – 8-0

On the Bubble: Neshaminy (Langhorne, Pa.) – 6-1;; Thomas Jefferson (Jefferson Hills, Pa.) – 8-0; Central Catholic (Pittsburgh, Pa.) – 7-1

Notes: No. 10 Richmond (Rockingham, N.C.) upended Scotland (Laurinburg, N.C.), 41-17. Running back Norman Whitley ran for 212 yards and four touchdowns in the win.


Southeast

1. Lakeland (Lakeland, Fla.) – 8-0
2. Camden County (Kingsland, Ga.) – 8-0
3. Riverdale (Murfreesboro, Tenn.) – 8-0
4. Brookwood (Brookwood, Ga.) – 8-0
5. St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) – 7-0
6. South Panola (Batesville, Miss.) – 7-0
7. Warner Robins (Warner Robins, Ga.) – 8-0
8. Hillsborough (Tampa, Fla.) – 8-0
9. Raines (Jacksonville, Fla.) – 8-0
10. Booker T. Washington (Miami, Fla.) – 6-0

On the Bubble:; Prattville (Prattville, Ala.) – 7-0; Statesboro (Statesboro, Ga.) – 8-0; Lowndes (Valdosta, Ga.) – 7-1

Notes: No. 5 St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) beat Hollywood Hills (Hollywood, Fla.), 29-24. It was Hollywood Hills' first loss of the season.


Midwest

1. Glenville (Cleveland, Ohio) – 8-0
2. Joliet Catholic (Joliet, Ill.) – 8-0
3. Warren Central (Indianapolis, Ind.) – 8-1
4. St. Xavier (Cincinnati, Ohio) – 8-0
5. Lincoln-Way East (Frankfort, Ill.) – 8-0
6. St. Xavier (Louisville, Ky.) – 8-0
7. Male (Louisville, Ky.) – 8-0
8. Colerain (Cincinnati, Ohio) – 7-1
9. Mount Carmel (Chicago, Ill.) – 8-0
10. St. Mary's (Orchard Lake, Mich.) – 8-0

On the Bubble: St. Edward (Lakewood, Ohio) – 7-0; Morris (Morris, Ill.) – 8-0; Valley (West Des Moines, Iowa) – 7-0; Brother Rice (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) – 7-1

Notes: New No. 10 St. Mary's (Orchard Lake, Mich.) defeated former No. 10 Brother Rice (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.), 24-21. Justin Siller's touchdown pass to Taurian Washington with 9:48 left in the third quarter proved to be the winning score.


Southwest

1. Southlake Carroll (Southlake, Texas) – 7-0
2. Longview (Longview, Texas) – 8-0
3. Springdale (Springdale, Ark.) – 7-0
4. La Marque (La Marque, Texas) – 6-0
5. Lufkin (Lufkin, Texas) – 6-0
6. Abilene (Abilene, Texas) – 7-0
7. Westfield (Houston, Texas) – 5-0
8. Highland Park (Dallas, Texas) – 7-0
9. Jenks (Jenks, Okla.) – 6-1
10. Union (Tulsa, Okla.) – 6-1

On the Bubble:Raymore-Peculiar (Peculiar, Mo.) – 7-0; Katy (Katy, Texas) – 6-0; Trinity (Euless, Texas) – 7-0; Carter (Dallas, Texas) – 7-0

Notes: "On the Bubble" Carter (Dallas, Texas) ran for 353 yards in its 61-10 win over Samuell (Dallas, Texas). Michael Hicks led the way with 71 rushing yards and two touchdowns.


West

1. Mission Viejo (Mission Viejo, Calif.) – 6-0
2. Bellevue (Bellevue, Wash.) – 6-0
3. Hamilton (Chandler, Ariz.) – 7-0
4. Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks, Calif.) – 6-0
5. St. Bonaventure (Ventura, Calif.) – 6-0
6. Bingham (South Jordan, Utah) – 9-0
7. Ferndale (Ferndale, Wash.) – 7-0
8. Westwood (Mesa, Ariz.) – 7-0
9. Bear Creek (Lakewood, Colo.) – 7-0
10. Clackamas (Clackamas, Ore.) – 6-0

On the Bubble: Valencia (Valencia, Calif.) – 5-1; De La Salle (Concord, Calif.) – 4-2; Arvada West (Arvada, Colo.) – 6-1; Skyline (Sammamish) – 7-0; Lutheran (Orange, Calif.) – 6-0

Notes: Freshman kicker Tommy Flanagan kicked a 21-yard field goal in overtime as No. 9 Bear Creek (Lakewood, Colo.) defeated Pomona (Arvada, Colo.), 31-28.

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