Football: Southeastern Pa. Top 25

Blog Image 924249 - O'Brien
Senior two-way end Jon Liguori and Archbishop Ryan moved up four spots, to No. 12, after defeating Father Judge, 21-20, Saturday in the fifth annual Northeast Philly Catholic Classic. (Ed Hille/Staff Photographer)


Rk. Team Prev. Rk. Rec.

1. St. Joe’s Prep (1) 1-0
John Reid and the Hawks held off Mount Carmel, 28-27, in Chicago. Next: Saturday vs. Don Bosco Prep (N.J)

2. Archbishop Wood (2 1-0
The Vikings pinned a 34-13 defeat on DeMatha Catholic (Md.). Next: Saturday vs. Martin Luther King.

3. La Salle (3) 1-0
Handyman Jimmy Herron had eight catches in a 29-7 win over North Penn. Next: Saturday at Bergen Catholic (N.J.)

4. Pennsbury (4) 1-0
The ground-and-pound Falcons blanked Council Rock South, 28-0. Next: Friday vs. Frankford.

5. Imhotep (5) 1-0
Albie Crosby’s Panthers bested Cardinal Mooney (Oh.), 31-27. Next: Friday at Trinity (Ky.).

6. Downingtown West (8) 1-0
The Whippets started strong with a  31-2 romp over Haverford High. Next: Friday vs. Neshaminy.

7. Coatesville (10) 1-0
The Red Raiders easily handled Martin Luther King, 45-19. Next: Friday at C.B. South.

8. Downingtown East (12) 1-0
Jack Kincade scored twice in a 45-6 rout of Frankford. Next: Saturday vs. Roman Catholic.

9. W.C. Rustin (13) 1-0
Terry Loper ran for 219 yards and four TDs in a 41-18 beating of Methacton. Next: Friday at W.C. Henderson.

10. Roman Catholic (18) 1-0
The Cahillites are feeling good after knocking off Malvern Prep. Next: Friday at Downingtown East.

11. Malvern Prep (6) 0-1

12. Arch. Ryan (16) 1-0

13. Father Judge (14) 0-1

14. North Penn (7) 0-1

15. Abington (15) 1-0

16. Unionville (NR) 1-0

17. West Catholic (20) 1-0

18. C.R. North (19) 1-0

19. W.C. Henderson (21) 1-0

20. Garnet Valley (9) 0-1

21. Neshaminy (11) 0-1

22. Haver. School (23) 0-1

23. Episcopal Academy (NR) 1-0

24. Upper Dublin (25) 1-0

25. Pennridge (NR) 1-0

Under consideration (listed alphabetically): C.B. East (1-0), C.B. South (1-0), Conestoga (1-0), Great Valley (1-0), Northeast (0-1), Souderton (1-0).

A change is coming to commenting on
Watch for our new commenting platform on April 25.
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines

Comment policy: comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Load comments