Football: Southeastern PA Top 25

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Nasir Bonner and Imhotep Charter, which was idle over the weekend, are ranked No. 2 in Southeastern Pennsylvania by The Inquirer. The Panthers visit High School of the Future on Saturday afternoon.


Last week’s rankings in parentheses.


1. Coatesville (1) 4-0

Jordan Young threw for 208 yards and two scores in a 42-13 romp over Avon Grove. Next: Saturday at Bishop Shanahan.

2. Imhotep Charter (2) 3-0

The Panthers, idle over the weekend, are averaging 45.3 points per game. Next: Saturday at High School of the Future.

3. Archbishop Wood (4) 4-0

Seven players scored in a 54-6 nonleague pounding of previously undefeated West Catholic. Next: Sunday vs. Cardinal O'Hara.

4. Neshaminy (3) 4-0

End Dorian Arthur posted five tackles, including two sacks, in a 41-7 rout of William Tennent. Next: Friday vs. Harry S Truman.

5. St. Joseph’s Prep (5) 2-1

The Hawks, who were idle in Week 4, are set to begin Catholic League Class AAAA play. Next: Saturday vs. Roman Catholic.

6. La Salle (6) 3-1

Kyle Shurmur threw for 276 yards and three scores in a 23-17 triumph over Malvern Prep. Next: Saturday at No. 8 Archbishop Ryan.

7. Pennsbury (7) 3-1

In a 42-7 win over Harry S Truman, Ronquay Smith rushed for 150 yards and four touchdowns. Next: Friday at Council Rock South.

8. Archbishop Ryan (8) 4-0

Sean O'Donnell chipped in two rushing scores in a 54-10 hammering of Chichester. Next: Saturday vs. No. 6 La Salle.

9. Garnet Valley (9) 4-0

In handing Radnor a 42-8 defeat, the Jaguars netted 400-plus yards on offense. Next: Friday vs. Marple Newtown.

10. Pennridge (13) 4-0

Mike Class netted 246 yards on 23 carries in a 28-13 win at Academy Park. Next: Friday vs. Central Bucks West.

11. Pottsgrove (10) 4-0

12. Malvern Prep (11) 2-1

13. Episcopal Academy (15) 4-0

14. Abington (17) 4-0

15. Spring-Ford (18) 3-1

16. Academy Park (14) 3-1

17. Perkiomen Valley (19) 3-1

18. West Chester Rustin (22) 4-0

19. Father Judge (20) 3-1

20. Downingtown East (12) 2-2

21. Central Bucks South (21) 3-1

22. West Catholic (16) 3-1

23. Penncrest (NR) 4-0

24. Lansdale Catholic (25) 4-0

25. Unionville (NR) 3-1

Under consideration, listed alphabetically: Bishop Shanahan (3-0), Conestoga (3-1), Great Valley (4-0), Ridley (2-2), Springfield-Delco (3-1), Upper Dublin (4-0).

- Rick O’Brien

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