Associated Press Week 7 Illinois high school football rankings

The latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters.

SHARE Associated Press Week 7 Illinois high school football rankings
Montini’s Jeremiah Banks-Wall (52) holds back Notre Dame’s Andrew Spandiary (23).

Montini’s Jeremiah Banks-Wall (52) holds back Notre Dame’s Andrew Spandiary (23).

Kirsten Stickney/For the Sun-Times

The latest rankings of football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters.

Class 8A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lincoln-Way East (11) (6-0) 110 1
2. Warren (6-0) 80 2
3. Loyola (4-2) 76 4
4. Notre Dame (6-0) 71 5
5. Hinsdale Central (6-0) 58 3
6. Homewood-Flossmoor (5-1) 57 6
7. Neuqua Valley (5-1) 55 8
8. Minooka (6-0) 40 7
9. Oswego (6-0) 18 9
10. Bolingbrook (5-1) 16 T10

Others receiving votes: South Elgin 12, Maine South 5, Barrington 3, St. Charles East 2, Huntley 2.

Class 7A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Mount Carmel (10) (6-0) 109 1
2. Nazareth (1) (5-1) 89 2
3. Glenbard West (6-0) 83 3
4. Batavia (5-1) 73 5
5. Hersey (6-0) 67 6
6. Phillips (5-1) 46 4
7. Rolling Meadows (6-0) 35 8
(tie) Benet (6-0) 35 9
9. Conant (6-0) 29 NR
10. Brother Rice (4-2) 24 7

Others receiving votes: Normal 7, Willowbrook 4, Glenbard East 2, St. Charles North 1, Tinley Park Andrew 1.

Class 6A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Chatham Glenwood (8) (6-0) 118 1
2. Crete-Monee (2) (6-0) 111 2
3. Simeon (2) (4-1) 96 6
4. Cary-Grove (5-1) 86 4
5. Richards (5-1) 71 5
6. Prairie Ridge (5-1) 64 7
7. Yorkville (1) (6-0) 50 8
8. Antioch (5-1) 39 10
9. Providence (4-2) 37 3
10. Normal West (4-2) 11 9

Others receiving votes: Springfield 10, Lemont 8, Kaneland 6, Peoria Central 6, Shepard 2.

Class 5A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. East St. Louis (14) (6-0) 140 1
2. Sterling (6-0) 115 3
3. Rockford Boylan (6-0) 96 4
4. Hillcrest (5-1) 91 5
5. Montini (4-2) 78 2
6. Sycamore (5-1) 68 6
7. Marion (6-0) 56 7
8. St. Rita (3-3) 47 8
9. Kankakee (5-1) 40 10
10. Carbondale (5-1) 11 NR

Others receiving votes: Joliet Catholic 9, Dunlap 8, Triad 6, Cahokia 5.

Class 4A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. IC Catholic (12) (6-0) 120 1
2. Rochester (6-0) 103 2
3. Coal City (6-0) 99 3
4. Richmond-Burton (6-0) 79 4
5. Stillman Valley (6-0) 66 5
6. Mt. Zion (6-0) 46 7
7. Columbia (6-0) 38 6
8. Effingham (6-0) 33 8
9. St. Francis (5-1) 23 10
10. Genoa-Kingston (6-0) 22 9

Others receiving votes: Illinois Valley Central 17, Bishop McNamara 12, Bethalto Civic Memorial 1, Benton 1.

Class 3A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Wilmington (8) (6-0) 114 1
2. Williamsville (4) (6-0) 107 2
3. Byron (5-1) 92 3
4. Beardstown (6-0) 74 4
5. Vandalia (6-0) 63 6
6. Nashville (6-0) 62 5
7. Fairfield (6-0) 51 7
8. Pana (6-0) 31 8
9. Princeton (5-1) 27 10
10. Eureka (5-1) 20 9

Others receiving votes: Peotone 8, Mt. Carmel IL 6, Breese Mater Dei 4, DuQuoin 1.

Class 2A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Fieldcrest (6) (6-0) 113 1
2. Clifton Central (5) (6-0) 107 2
3. Maroa-Forsyth (1) (5-1) 92 3
4. Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley (5-1) 83 4
5. Decatur St. Teresa (5-1) 70 6
6. Knoxville (6-0) 59 7
7. Sterling Newman (5-1) 49 8
8. Bismarck-Henning (5-1) 37 5
9. Auburn (4-2) 20 NR
10. West Carroll (4-2) 16 NR

Others receiving votes: Orion 6, Rockridge 4, St. Edward 3, Sesser-Valier 1.

Class 1A
School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lena-Winslow (7) (6-0) 114 T1
2. Forreston (4) (6-0) 105 T1
3. Moweaqua Central A&M (1) (6-0) 101 3
4. Annawan-Wethersfield (6-0) 82 T4
5. Morrison (6-0) 62 6
6. Ottawa Marquette (6-0) 52 7
7. Aquin (6-0) 45 8
8. Camp Point Central (5-1) 35 T4
9. Athens (5-1) 31 10
10. Hope Academy (6-0) 9 NR

Others receiving votes: Aurora Christian 8, Carrollton 4, Tuscola 4, Watseka 4, Arcola 2, Fulton 1, Princeville 1.

The Latest
Recent success for jumbos since the perch season reopened lends some immediate hope, long-term look is not as exciting; plus the Stray Cast.
Since being traumatized by a violent assault, woman has put her mate through a lot, and she feels bad that she’s no longer interested in a physical relationship.
Thinking ahead to your next few meals? Here are some main dishes and sides to try.
The fatal shooting occurred in McKinley Park on the Southwest Side.