Updating nation's longest active 11-man football winning streaks

Updating nation's longest active 11-man football winning streaks

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Updating nation's longest active 11-man football winning streaks

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Sep 9, 2016; Long Beach, CA, USA; The Bishop Gorman Gaels celebrate with head coach Kenny Sanchez after the game against the St. John Bosco Braves at Veterans Stadium. The Bishop Gorman Gaels won 35-20. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-326218 ORIG FILE ID: 20160909_kek_ak6_011.JPG

Sep 9, 2016; Long Beach, CA, USA; The Bishop Gorman Gaels celebrate with head coach Kenny Sanchez after the game against the St. John Bosco Braves at Veterans Stadium. The Bishop Gorman Gaels won 35-20. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-326218 ORIG FILE ID: 20160909_kek_ak6_011.JPG

Four of the longest 11-man high school football winning streaks in the nation ended in Week 1 of the season.

As many states hit the midpoint, here are the longest active runs.

  1. Valle Catholic (Sainte Genevieve, Mo.) — 51
  2. Kimberly (Wis.) — 48
  3. Soldotna (Alaska) — 45
  4. Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) — 44
  5. Bishop Guilfoyle (Altoona, Pa.) — 37
  6. Bremond (Texas) — 36
  7. Mission Viejo (Calif.); Pella (Iowa) — 33

Valle, the three-time Class 1 champion in Missouri, is 6-0 on the season. Soldotna is 7-0 with the earlier start to the season in Alaska.

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