USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2019 – 20 Week 1

Boys Football Rankings

The Super 25 Football Rankings for the 2019-20 season are compiled by the USA TODAY High School Sports staff, based on results from the current season, quality of players and strength of schedule.

Next Rankings: Sept. 3

1

St. Thomas Aquinas

Fort Lauderdale, FL 1 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous Rank (PR): 1. Last week: Beat De La Salle (Concord, California) 24-14. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 at Bergen Catholic (Oradell, New Jersey), 7 p.m. ET

2

North Shore

Houston, TX 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Last week: Idle. Next: Thursday, Aug. 29 vs. Katy (Texas), 8 p.m. ET

3

Mater Dei

Santa Ana, CA 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Last week: Beat Centennial (Corona, Calif.) 42-12. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. Villa Park (California), 10 p.m. ET

4

St. John Bosco

Bellflower, CA 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Last week: Beat then-ranked No. 20 DeMatha Catholic (Hyattsville, Maryland) 35-7. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey, New Jersey), 10 p.m. ET

5

St. John's

Washington, DC 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Last week: Beat Southridge (Miami, Florida) 48-0. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. Deerfield Beach (Florida), 2 p.m. ET

6

St. Frances Academy

Baltimore, MD 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Last week: Beat then-ranked No. 13 Central (Miami, Florida) 49-13. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. Simeon (Chicago, Illinois), 7 p.m. ET

7

IMG Academy

Bradenton, FL 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Last week: Beat Beat Venice (Florida) 46-7. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Norland (Miami, Florida), 7:30 p.m. ET

8

Duncanville

Duncanville, TX 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Last week: Idle. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Lancaster (Texas), 8:30 p.m. ET

9

Marietta

Marietta, GA 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Beat Rome (Georgia) 48-14. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. No. 11 St. Joseph's Prep (Philadelphia), 7 p.m. ET

10

Saguaro

Scottsdale, AZ 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Beat Poston Butte (San Tan Valley, Ariz.) 63-0. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. Cathedral Catholic (San Diego, California), 6 p.m. ET

11

St. Joseph's Prep

Philadelphia, PA 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Last: Idle. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. No. 9 Marietta (Georgia), 7 p.m. ET

12

Saint Louis

Honolulu, HI 2 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Last: Idle. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. No. 15 Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas), 1 a.m. ET

13

Bishop Gorman

Las Vegas, NV 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Last: Beat Orem (Utah) 40-7. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. 12 St. Louis (Honolulu, Hawaii), 1 a.m. ET

14

Pickerington Central

Pickerington, OH 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Last: Idle. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Winter Park (Florida), 5 p.m. ET

15

Narbonne

Harbor City, CA 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Last: Idle. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Kamehameha (Honolulu, Hawaii), 10 p.m. ET

16

Gonzaga

Washington, DC 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 17. Last: Idle. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. American Heritage (Plantation, Florida), 6:30 p.m. ET

17

Archbishop Hoban

Akron, OH 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Last: Idle. Next: Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. Harrisburg (Pennsylvania), Noon ET

18

Lakeland

Lakeland, FL 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Last: Beat Manatee (Florida) 45-0. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. American Collegiate (Clearwater, Florida), 7:30 p.m. ET

19

Hoover

Hoover, AL 1 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Unranked. Last: Beat Central (Phenix City, Alabama) 17-14. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Cocoa (Florida), 7 p.m. ET

20

De La Salle

Concord, CA 0 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: Unranked. Last: Lost to No. 1 St. Thomas Aquinas 24-14. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Central Catholic (Modesto, California), 10 p.m. ET

21

Eastside Catholic

Sammamish, WA 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Last: Idle. Next: Friday, Sept. 6 vs. Grant (Sacramento, Calif.), 11 pm

22

Aledo

Aledo, TX 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Last: Idle. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Guyer (Denton, Texas), 7 pm

23

Detroit Martin Luther King

Detroit, MI 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Last: Idle. Next: Aug. 31 at Catholic Central (Novi, Michigan), 7 p.m. ET

24

John Curtis Christian

River Ridge, LA 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Last: Idle. Next: Sept. 5 at Edna Karr (New Orleans, Louisiana), 8 p.m. ET

25

Highland Springs

Highland Springs, VA 0 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: Unranled. Last: Idle. Next: Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Avalon (Wheaton, Maryland), 7 p.m. ET

Dropped Out: Central (Phenix City, Ala.), Miami Central (Fla.), DeMatha Catholic (Hyattsville, Md.).