USA TODAY High School Sports is bringing back Super 25 regional rankings in football this season as selected by Jim Halley with weekly rankings in five regions — Northeast, Midwest, South, Frontier and Pacific.
Here are the Super 25 Preseason Rankings for the Northeast, which covers Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, District of Columbia, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Vermont, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Maine. Records in parentheses are from 2014.
1. DeMatha Catholic, Hyattsville, Md. (9-3)
2. Paramus Catholic, Paramus, N.J. (9-2)
3. Gilman, Baltimore (8-3)
4. Bergen Catholic, Oradell, N.J. (8-3)
5. Good Counsel, Olney, Md. (10-2)
6. Don Bosco Prep, Ramsey, N.J. (7-5)
7. Canisius, Buffalo, N.Y. (12-0)
8. St. Joseph’s Prep, Philadelphia (11-3)
9. Xavierian Brothers, Westwood, Mass. (12-0)
10. Douglass, Upper Marlboro, Md. (14-0)
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