Friday, November 27, 2015

Football: Southeastern PA Top 25


Football: Southeastern PA Top 25

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Sophomore running back Nick Rinella and La Salle are ranked No. 6 in Southeastern Pennsylvania by The Inquirer. The Explorers host No. 20 Father Judge in a Catholic League Class AAAA game at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Springfield (Montco) High. (Elizabeth Robertson/Staff)


Last week's rankings in parentheses.

1. Coatesville (1) 5-0

Isaiah Flamer rushed for 193 yards and three touchdowns in a 37-13 win over Bishop Shanahan. Next: Friday vs. Downingtown East.

2. Imhotep Charter (2) 4-0

The well-rested Panthers hammered High School of the Future, 83-6. Next: Saturday at Del-Val Charter.

3. Archbishop Wood (3) 5-0

The red-hot Vikings opened Catholic League AAA play Saunday with a victory against Cardinal O'Hara. Next: Saturday vs. No. 5 St. Joseph's Prep.

4. Neshaminy (4) 5-0

Luke Carrezola posted six solo tackles, including two sacks, in a 35-7 romp over Harry S Truman. Next: Friday at Council Rock North.

5. St. Joe's Prep (5) 3-1

In a 42-7 win over Roman Catholic, Chris Martin passed for 182 yards and two scores. Next: Saturday at No. 3 Archbishop Wood.

6. La Salle (6) 4-1

With handyman Jimmy Herron scoring twice, the Explorers downed Archbishop Ryan, 28-14. Next: Saturday vs. Father Judge.

7. Pennsbury (7) 4-1

Charles Snorweah scored four times in a 42-6 blitzing of Council Rock South. Next: Friday at No. 13 Abington.

8. Garnet Valley (9) 5-0

Christian Portale threw for four scores as the Jaguars rocked Marple Newtown, 48-13. Next: Friday vs. No. 23 Penncrest.

9. Archbishop Ryan (8) 4-1

In a losing cause against La Salle, Connor Golden had a pair of scoring receptions. Next: Saturday at Roman Catholic.

10. Pottsgrove (11) 5-0

Michael Fowler's 6-yard TD catch was the difference in a 14-7 win at Spring-Ford. Next: Friday vs. Owen J. Roberts.

11. Malvern Prep (12) 2-1

12. Episcopal Academy (13) 5-0

13. Abington (14) 5-0

14. C.B. West (NR) 4-1

15. Pennridge (10) 4-1

16. Academy Park (16) 3-1

17. W.C. Rustin (18) 5-0

18. Spring-Ford (15) 3-2

19. Perkiomen Valley (17) 4-1

20. Father Judge (19) 4-1

21. C.B. South (21) 4-1

22. West Catholic (22) 4-1

23. Penncrest (23) 5-0

24. Lansdale Catholic (24) 5-0

25. Unionville (25) 4-1

Under consideration (listed alphabetically): Bishop Shanahan (3-1), Conestoga (4-1), Great Valley (4-1), Ridley (3-2), Upper Dublin (5-0).



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