Butler barely won their opener vs. Kilgore and then had to play tough defense to down Dodge City 23-0. Pearl River came out of the blocks fast to stuff Miss. Delta 50-10. Bakersfield was extremely impressive in their 35-21 win over always tough Reedley and will be severely tested again against El Camino this weekend, in a battle of one vs. two.
THE TOP-TWENTY-FIVE BY J.C. GRID-WIRE/JCFOOTBALL.COM
- El Camino, 1-0, 56-13 over Grossmont. Next game Saturday at Bakersfield.
- Bakersfield, 1-0, 35-21 over Reedley. Next: El Camino.
- C.C. San Francisco, 1-0, 63-13 over Solano. Next: Cabrillo @ CCSF.
- Pearl River, Ms. 1-0, 50-10 over Miss. Delta. Next: at Coahoma, Thurs.
- Butler, Ks. 2-0, 23-0 over Dodge City. Next: at Garden City.
- Blinn, Tex. 1-0. Defeated Coffeyville in opener. Plays Mon. night, Sept. 3 vs. Abilene Christian JV.
- Santa Rosa, 1-0, 70-40 vs. Mendocino. Next: at Redwoods.
- Saddleback, 1-0, 52-0 over Mt. San Jacinto. Next: at Moorpark.
- Mt. San Antonio, 1-0, 63-17 over Victor Valley. Next: at Mt. San Jacinto.
- Northwest Mississippi, 1-0, surprised Copiah-Linclon 31-0. Next: at Jones.
- College of Sequoias, 1-0, blitzed DeAnza 63-14. Next: Reedley.
- Moorpark, 1-0, edged Santa Ana 36-35. Next: Saddleback.
- Snow, Ut., 1-0. Defeated the Australian National Team 69-0 in what will be called an exhibition contest. First week defeated Air Force Pr. 32-14. Next: Pima
- Cisco, Tex. 1-0. Had a bye after opening with 10-0 win over Independence. Next: Air Force JV
- Palomar, 1-0, 34-14 over San Bernardino Valley. Next: at Grossmont.
- Fullerton, 1-0, 30-16 win over Allan Hancock. Next: at College of Canyons.
- Citrus, 1-0, 27-10 vs. Orange Coast. Next: at Victor Valley.
- Fresno, 1-0, slipped after 21-15 OT win vs. Feather River: Next: Marin.
- Jones, Ms. 1-0, pounded Northeast Miss. 34-9. Next: Northwest Miss.
- College of Canyons, 1-0, 31-21 win at Long Beach. Next: Fullerton.
- Mesa, Ariz. 1-0, beat up Arizona Western 28-6. Next: at Phoenix
- San Mateo, 1-0, 34-14 over American River. Next: at Chabot.
- Foothill, 1-0, 36-9 over West Hills. Next: Merced.
- Butte, 1-0, 35-16 vs. Sacramento. Next: at Feather River
- Iowa Central, 1-0, 48-0 over Rock Valley. Next: Joliet
Our plan is to have the J.C. Grid-Wire/JCFootball.com rankings ready by Mondays, usually in the afternoon. Then we will follow up on subsequent days with the TOP PERFORMERS and LITTLE THIS-N-THAT, etc. throughout the balance of the week.
Just stay tuned and you will have your fill or JC football as it should be.