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 Nov. 14, 2005


East

1. Independence (Charlotte, N.C.) – 11-0
2. Byrnes (Duncan, S.C.) – 12-0
3. Landstown (Virginia Beach, Va.) – 10-0
4. Bishop McDevitt (Harrisburg, Pa.) – 11-0
5. Gilman (Baltimore, Md.) – 9-0*
6. St. Joseph's Prep (Philadelphia, Pa.) – 9-1
7. Neshaminy (Langhorne, Pa.) – 10-1
8. Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey, N.J.) – 9-0
9. Brockton (Brockton, Mass.) – 10-0
10. Richmond (Rockingham, N.C.) – 12-0

On the Bubble: North Penn (Lansdale, Pa.) – 10-1; South (Middletown, N.J.) – 9-0; Christian Brothers Academy (Syracuse, N.Y.) – 11-0; St. Joseph Regional (Montvale, N.J.) – 9-1

Notes: No. 9 Brockton (Brockton, Mass.) defeated New Bedford (New Bedford, Mass.), 19-0, to clinch the Big Three Conference title and a spot in the EMass Division 1 playoffs. The Boxers, who won the Division 1 Super Bowl last year, will play Marshfield (Marshfield, Mass.) in the semifinals on Nov. 29.


Southeast

1. Lakeland (Lakeland, Fla.) – 11-0
2. Camden County (Kingsland, Ga.) – 12-0
3. Riverdale (Murfreesboro, Tenn.) – 12-0
4. Brookwood (Brookwood, Ga.) – 12-0
5. St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) – 10-0
6. South Panola (Batesville, Miss.) – 11-0
7. Northside (Warner Robins, Ga.) – 11-0
8. Booker T. Washington (Miami, Fla.) – 8-0
9. Prattville (Prattville, Ala.) – 11-0
10. West Monroe (West Monroe, La.) – 9-1

On the Bubble: Statesboro (Statesboro, Ga.) – 12-0; Lowndes (Valdosta, Ga.) – 11-1; St. Augustine (St. Augustine, Fla.) – 11-0

Notes: No. 10 West Monroe (West Monroe, La.) beat Carencro (Lafayette, La.), 45-7, in the bi-district round of the Class 5A state playoffs. Quarterback Steve Ensminger threw two touchdowns in the win. The Rebels will play Dutchtown (Geismar, La.) in the regional round on Nov. 18.


Midwest

1. Glenville (Cleveland, Ohio) – 12-0
2. St. Xavier (Cincinnati, Ohio) – 12-0
3. Warren Central (Indianapolis, Ind.) – 12-1
4. Lincoln-Way East (Frankfort, Ill.) – 12-0
5. Morris (Morris, Ill.) – 12-0
6. St. Edward (Lakewood, Ohio) – 11-0
7. St. Xavier (Louisville, Ky.) – 12-0
8. Mount Carmel (Chicago, Ill.) – 12-0
9. Valley (West Des Moines, Iowa) – 11-0
10. Wayzata (Plymouth, Minn.) – 11-1

On the Bubble: Joliet Catholic (Joliet, Ill.) – 11-1*; Wheaton Warrenville South (Wheaton, Ill.) – 12-0; Maine South (Park Ridge, Ill.) – 11-1; St. Mary's (Orchard Lake, Mich.) – 11-1*; Brother Rice (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) – 10-2

Notes: No. 10 Wayzata (Plymouth, Minn.) blanked Cambridge-Isanti (Cambridge, Minn.), 38-0, in the Class 5A state quarterfinals. Senior running back Joey Miller ran for 221 yards and two touchdowns.


Southwest

1. Southlake Carroll (Southlake, Texas) – 11-0
2. Springdale (Springdale, Ark.) – 11-0
3. La Marque (La Marque, Texas) – 10-0
4. Lufkin (Lufkin, Texas) – 11-0
5. Abilene (Abilene, Texas) – 11-0
6. Westfield (Houston, Texas) – 9-0
7. Highland Park (Dallas, Texas) – 11-0
8. Union (Tulsa, Okla.) – 10-1
9. Rockhurst (Kansas City, Mo.) – 10-1
10. Raymore-Peculiar (Peculiar, Mo.) – 11-0

On the Bubble: Katy (Katy, Texas) – 10-0; Carter (Dallas, Texas) – 11-0; Plano (Plano, Texas) – 11-0; Millard North (Omaha, Neb.) – 10-1; Salina Central (Salina, Kan.) – 11-0; Olathe East (Olathe, Kan.) – 11-0

Notes: No. 9 Rockhurst (Kansas City, Mo.) sneaked past Liberty (Liberty, Mo.), 19-12, in the Class 6 quarterfinals. Conner Teahen, Ben Wickman and Drew Temple had touchdown runs for the Hawklets, who play DeSmet (Creve Coeur, Mo.) in the semifinals on Nov. 18.


West

1. Mission Viejo (Mission Viejo, Calif.) – 10-0
2. Hamilton (Chandler, Ariz.) – 11-0
3. Bellevue (Bellevue, Wash.) – 9-1
4. Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks, Calif.) – 10-0
5. St. Bonaventure (Ventura, Calif.) – 10-0
6. Ferndale (Ferndale, Wash.) – 11-0
7. Westwood (Mesa, Ariz.) – 11-0
8. Skyline (Sammamish, Wash.) – 11-0
9. Lake Oswego (Lake Oswego, Ore.) – 10-0
10. Brighton (Salt Lake City, Utah) – 11-1

On the Bubble: Tualatin (Tualatin, Ore.) – 10-0; De La Salle (Concord, Calif.) – 8-2; ThunderRidge (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) – 11-0; Barlow (Gresham, Ore.) – 10-0

Notes: No. 7 Westwood (Mesa, Ariz.) crushed Yuma (Yuma, Ariz.), 55-21, in the Class 5A Division I state playoffs. Westwood scored four touchdowns on special teams.

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