Football: New Top 25

By Phil Anastasia

1. Holy Spirit (1) 5-0

Senior Franco Rifici was all over the field and kicked a key FG in 16-7 win over Millville. HS has allowed TD or less in 11 of last 16 games. Next: Home vs. LCM (0-5) Friday at 7.

2. Eastern (2) 6-0

Tom Flacco is sixth player from South Jersey-Southeastern Pa. area to pass for 6,000 yards. Huge game this weekend at Cherokee. Next: at No. 5 Cherokee (4-1) Friday at 7.

3. Timber Creek (3) 5-1

Senior QB Dan Williams has 1,700 passing yards with 17 TDs and just 2 INTs. Next: at No. 15 Paul VI (4-1) Friday at 7.

4. St. Joseph (4) 4-1

Senior RB Cody Sampson has 390 rushing yards on just 34 carries. Next: Home vs. No. 22 AC (3-2) Saturday at noon.

5. Cherokee (6) 4-1

The Chiefs have outscored their last two opponents by 76-0. They have allowed 26 points all season. Next: Home vs. No. 2 Eastern (6-0) Friday at 7.

6. West Deptford (7) 5-0

Junior lineman Jake Kull was a road grader in a 35-7 win over Sterling on Friday. Next: Home vs. No. 19 Haddonfield (4-1) Friday at 7.

7. Williamstown (5) 4-2

Shades of 2012: Marques Little and John Chamberlin scored 2 TDs apiece in 30-18 win over Triton. Next: At Lenape (2-3) Friday at 7.

8. Millville (8) 3-2

Junior Rob Ennis has 10 TDs. Next: at EHT (1-4) Friday at 7.

9. Camden (10) 5-0

Junior Khalil Williams has 14 TD passes. Next: at Deptford (1-4) Friday at 7.

10. Kingsway (11) 4-1

Junior Denzell Polk has sparked a defense that has allowed just 34 points in four-game winning streak.

11. Hammonton (12) 4-1

12. St. Augustine (16) 5-0

13. Delsea (17) 4-2

14. Cherry Hill West (18) 4-1

15. Paul VI (20) 4-1

16. Rancocas Valley (9) 3-2

17. Clearview (13) 4-1

18. Sterling (15) 4-1

19. Haddonfield (19) 4-1

20. Woodstown (21) 5-0

21. Burlington Twp. (23) 4-1

22. Atlantic City (NR) 3-2

23. Cinnaminson (24) 5-1

24. Shawnee (14) 3-3

25. Penns Grove (NR) 4-1

Under consideration: Absegami (3-3),  Delran (5-1), NBC (4-1), Pennsville (4-1).

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