Illinois High School Football Top 10 Poll

September 28, 2022 GMT

Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters:

Class 8A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Loyola (10) (5-0) 109 1
2. Lincoln-Way East (1) (5-0) 99 2
3. Glenbard West (5-0) 89 4
4. York (5-0) 75 8
5. Gurnee Warren (4-1) 38 3
6. O'Fallon (4-1) 32 5
(tie) Maine South (3-2) 32 7
8. Glenbrook South (5-0) 25 9
9. Chicago (Marist) (3-2) 21 NR
10. Naperville Neuqua Valley (4-1) 20 NR

Others receiving votes: Edwardsville 19, Bolingbrook 17, Plainfield North 14, Naperville North 9, South Elgin 5, Homewood-Flossmoor 1.

Class 7A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Chicago Mt. Carmel (11) (5-0) 110 1
2. Hersey (5-0) 91 9
3. Prospect (4-1) 69 2
4. Chicago (St. Rita) (3-2) 68 4
5. Pekin (5-0) 60 5
6. Wheaton North (4-1) 53 7
7. St. Charles North (4-1) 41 NR
8. Hononegah (5-0) 31 10
9. Jacobs (4-1) 30 3
10. Batavia (3-2) 27 8
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Others receiving votes: Downers North 11, Geneva 9, Lake Zurich 5.

Class 6A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. East St. Louis (12) (3-2) 120 1
2. Chicago (Simeon) (5-0) 103 2
3. Lemont (5-0) 85 3
4. Crystal Lake Prairie Ridge (4-1) 77 4
5. Crete-Monee (3-2) 73 6
6. Niles Notre Dame (4-1) 57 7
7. Chatham Glenwood (4-1) 46 5
8. Wauconda (5-0) 36 T10
9. Belvidere North (5-0) 27 NR
10. Normal West (4-1) 12 NR

Others receiving votes: Carmel 7, Kenwood 7, Chicago (St. Ignatius) 6, Cary-Grove 2, Antioch 1, Champaign Centennial 1.

Class 5A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Morris (6) (5-0) 113 1
2. Kankakee (4) (4-1) 94 2
3. Sycamore (1) (5-0) 88 4
4. Mahomet-Seymour (1) (5-0) 84 3
5. Peoria (5-0) 73 5
6. Chicago (Morgan Park) (5-0) 68 6
7. Glenbard South (5-0) 44 7
8. Highland (4-1) 29 9
(tie) LaGrange Park (Nazareth) (2-3) 29 8
10. Sterling (4-1) 18 10

Others receiving votes: Chicago (St. Patrick) 6, Mascoutah 5, Rockford Boylan 4, Mount Vernon 3, Kaneland 2.

Class 4A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Sacred Heart-Griffin (Springfield) (12) (5-0) 120 2
2. Richmond-Burton (5-0) 98 3
3. Joliet Catholic (4-1) 91 1
4. St. Francis (5-0) 88 4
5. Rochester (4-1) 67 5
6. Stillman Valley (5-0) 62 6
7. Wheaton Academy (5-0) 54 7
8. Carterville (5-0) 35 8
9. Genoa-Kingston (4-1) 20 9
10. Macomb (5-0) 15 10
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Others receiving votes: St. Laurence 4, Breese Central 4, Columbia 2.

Class 3A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. IC Catholic (11) (4-1) 128 1
2. Williamsville (1) (5-0) 108 2
3. Reed-Custer (1) (5-0) 97 3
4. Princeton (5-0) 96 4
5. Byron (4-1) 69 5
6. Mt. Carmel (5-0) 65 6
7. Fairbury Prairie Central (5-0) 53 7
8. Eureka (5-0) 48 8
9. Seneca (5-0) 21 T10
10. Paxton-Buckley-Loda (5-0) 17 9

Others receiving votes: Tolono Unity 10, Durand-Pecatonica 3.

Class 2A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Wilmington (11) (5-0) 128 1
2. Decatur St. Teresa (2) (5-0) 118 2
3. Maroa-Forsyth (5-0) 101 3
4. Bismarck-Henning (5-0) 86 4
5. North-Mac (5-0) 85 5
6. Rockridge (4-1) 59 7
7. Downs Tri-Valley (4-1) 41 8
8. Knoxville (4-1) 23 6
9. Carmi White County (5-0) 22 10
10. Johnston City (5-0) 21 9
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Others receiving votes: Nashville 15, Pana 8, Vandalia 6, Mercer County 2.

Class 1A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lena-Winslow (13) (5-0) 130 1
2. Colfax Ridgeview (5-0) 111 3
3. Camp Point Central (5-0) 98 4
(tie) Hope Academy (5-0) 98 5
5. Athens (4-1) 60 2
6. Shelbyville (5-0) 57 8
7. St. Bede (5-0) 56 7
8. Greenfield-Northwestern (5-0) 33 NR
(tie) Fulton (3-2) 33 6
10. Ottawa Marquette (4-1) 17 10

Others receiving votes: Tuscola 12, Gilman Iroquois West 5, Forreston 2, Kewanee-Annawan-Wethersfield 2, Aurora Christian 1.

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