USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2017 – 18 Week 9

Boys Football Rankings

SOS
Strength of Schedule
OFF
Offense
DEF
Defense
POW
Power
1
  • SOS: 64
  • POW: 63
  • OFF: 74
  • DEF: 39

Mater Dei (Santa Ana)

Santa Ana, CA 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous ranking: (PR): 1. Result: J.T. Daniels completed 21 of 24 passes for 326 yards and six TDs in a 70-35 win Friday at Santa Margarita (Rancho Santa Margarita), 10. Next: Friday at No. 15 St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.).

2
  • SOS: 66
  • POW: 64
  • OFF: 61
  • DEF: 48

IMG Academy

Bradenton, FL 5 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Result: RB T.J. Pledger ran for two TDs in a 38-12 win Friday at Venice. Next: Oct. 20 at East (Salt Lake City).

3
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 44
  • OFF: 58
  • DEF: 33

Allen

Allen, TX 5 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: WR Theo Wease had three TD catches in a 59-0 win Thursday at Plano West (Plano). Next: Friday vs. Plano.

4
  • SOS: 51
  • POW: 46
  • OFF: 55
  • DEF: 35

American Heritage Plantation

Plantation, FL 4 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Result: RBs Tyler Jones and Brandon Cohen each ran for two TDs in a 42-3 win Friday at Stranahan (Fort Lauderdale) at Plantation. Next: Friday at Cardinal Gibbons (Fort Lauderdale).

5
  • SOS: 37
  • POW: 36
  • OFF: 58
  • DEF: 28

South Pointe

Rock Hill, SC 7 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Result: RB Joe Ervin ran for two TDs in a 48-7 win Friday at Westwood (Blythewood). Next: Friday vs. Lancaster.

6
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 58
  • DEF: 30

Miami Central

Miami, FL 6 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Results: RB James Cook ran for three TDs in a 44-14 win Friday at Blanche Ely (Pompano Beach). Won 50-0 last Monday vs. Edison (Miami). Next: Saturday at Miami Lakes (Hialeah).

7
  • SOS: 46
  • POW: 44
  • OFF: 58
  • DEF: 33

Grayson

Loganville, GA 6 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Result: QB D.J. Irons passed for two TDs and ran for two TDs in a 52-6 win Friday at Shiloh (Snellville), 7:30. Next: Friday at Archer (Lawrenceville).

8
  • SOS: 37
  • POW: 37
  • OFF: 56
  • DEF: 31

St Joseph's (Philadelphia)

Philadelphia, PA 5 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Result: DB Nick Rios had two INTs in a 49-0 win Saturday vs. Roman Catholic (Philadelphia) in Chester. Next: Saturday at Father Judge (Philadelphia).

9
  • SOS: 36
  • POW: 39
  • OFF: 54
  • DEF: 30

Brentwood Academy

Brentwood, TN 7 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: WR Camron Johnson had three TD catches in a 46-24 win Friday at McCallie School (Chattanooga). Next: Oct. 20 at Montgomery Bell Academy (Nashville).

10
  • SOS: 55
  • POW: 50
  • OFF: 75
  • DEF: 29

Centennial-Corona

Corona, CA 4 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Result: QB Tanner McKee ran for 209 yards and three TDs and threw a TD pass in a 72-33 win Friday at Roosevelt (Eastvale). Next: Friday vs. Santiago (Corona).

11
  • SOS: 46
  • POW: 43
  • OFF: 62
  • DEF: 36

Bishop Gorman

Las Vegas, NV 5 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Result: QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson threw three TD passes in a 56-0 win Friday at Clark (Las Vegas), 10. Next: Friday vs. Desert Oasis (Las Vegas).

12
  • SOS: 40
  • POW: 39
  • OFF: 55
  • DEF: 35

Trinity

Louisville, KY 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Result: QB Nick Bohn completed 20 of 23 passes for 218 yards and a TD in a 45-0 win Friday vs. Eastern (Louisville). Next: Friday vs. Seneca (Louisville).

13
  • SOS: 38
  • POW: 33
  • OFF: 48
  • DEF: 37

Centennial

Peoria, AZ 7 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 13. Result: QB Ruben Beltran III ran for a TD in a 24-3 win Friday at Shadow Ridge (Surprise, Ariz.). Next: Friday at Sierra Linda (Phoenix).

14
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 44
  • OFF: 52
  • DEF: 40

St Thomas Aquinas

Fort Lauderdale, FL 5 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Results: LB Nik Bonitto had 2.5 sacks, caused a fumble and returned an interception for a TD in a 14-0 win Friday vs. Deerfield Beach, 7. Also credited with forfeit win over Flanagan (Pembroke Pines). Next: Friday vs. Fort Lauderdale.

15
  • SOS: 61
  • POW: 62
  • OFF: 66
  • DEF: 38

St John Bosco

Bellflower, CA 5 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 15. Result: QB D.J. Uiagalelei threw three TD passes in a 42-21 win Friday at Lutheran (Orange). Next: Friday vs. No. 1 Mater Dei (Santa Ana).

16
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 67
  • DEF: 31

Ben Davis

Indianapolis, IN 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Result: QB Reese Taylor threw four TD passes in a 42-7 win Friday at Lawrence Central (Indianapolis). Next: Friday vs. North Central (Indianapolis).

17
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 46
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 38

Bingham

South Jordan, UT 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Result: WR Brayden Cosper had two TD catches in a 41-13 win Friday at Hunter (West Valley City). Next: Friday at American Fork.

18
  • SOS: 42
  • POW: 40
  • OFF: 54
  • DEF: 36

St Frances Academy

Baltimore, MD 6 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Result: DB Terrell Smith had four INTs, returning one for a TD, in a 28-0 win Friday vs. McDonogh (Owings Mills). Next: Friday vs. Gilman (Baltimore).

19
  • SOS: 43
  • POW: 43
  • OFF: 63
  • DEF: 24

Judson

Converse, TX 5 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Result: Idle. Next: Friday at East Central (San Antonio).

20
  • SOS: 46
  • POW: 44
  • OFF: 57
  • DEF: 30

De LaSalle

Concord, CA 6 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Result: RB Kairee Robinson ran for two TDs in a 42-0 win Friday vs. California (San Ramon). Next: Friday at Foothill (Pleasanton).

21
  • SOS: 29
  • POW: 30
  • OFF: 59
  • DEF: 19

Hewitt-Trussville

Trussville, AL 6 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Result: QB Paul Tyson threw for 338 yards and five TDs and ran for a TD in a 52-18 win Friday at Bob Jones (Madison). Next: Friday vs. Sparkman (Harvest).

22
  • SOS: 55
  • POW: 52
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 30

Saint John's

Washington, DC 3 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Result: QB Kevin Doyle threw for 233 yards and three TDs in a 31-9 win Friday at Good Counsel (Olney, Md.). Next: Saturday vs. Bishop McNamara (Forestville, Md.).

23
  • SOS: 42
  • POW: 46
  • OFF: 58
  • DEF: 33

Saint Edward

Lakewood, OH 7 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Result: LB Teon Smith had two INTs in a 38-10 win Saturday at Cathedral (Indianapolis), 1. Next: Saturday vs. Canada Prep (St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada).

24
  • SOS: 39
  • POW: 37
  • OFF: 47
  • DEF: 33

Pearl

Pearl, MS 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: QB Jake Smithart threw for two TDs and ran for a TD in a 33-0 win at Terry on Friday. Next: Friday at George County (Lucedale).

25
  • SOS: 21
  • POW: 22
  • OFF: 48
  • DEF: 27

Wake Forest

Wake Forest, NC 7 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: RB Demarcus Jones II ran for two TDs in a 42-0 win Friday vs. Knightdale. Next: Friday at Corinth Holders (Wendell).

Dropped Out: No. 17 DeMatha Catholic, Hyattsville, Md.; No. 23 Har-Ber, Springdale, Ark.