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Illinois High School Football Top 10 Poll

April 6, 2021 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 (9) (3-0) 99 1
2. Lincoln-Way East (1) (3-0) 91 2
3. Glenbard West (2-0) 71 4
4. Marist (2-1) 62 3
5. Naperville Central (3-0) 56 5
(tie) Gurnee Warren (3-0) 56 7
7. Maine South (3-0) 42 9
8. Hinsdale Central (3-0) 30 10
9. Edwardsville (2-1) 16 8
10. Brother Rice (1-2) 10 6

Others receiving votes: Barrington 5, Homewood-Flossmoor 4, Oswego 4, Huntley 3, Naperville Neuqua Valley 1.

Class 7A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Batavia (9) (3-0) 99 1
2. Chicago Mt. Carmel (1) (2-1) 90 T2
3. Nazareth (2-0) 80 T2
4. Wheaton North (3-0) 64 NR
5. DeKalb (2-0) 59 5
6. Phillips (1-0) 52 7
7. Willowbrook (3-0) 34 10
8. Wheaton Warrenville South (2-1) 26 4
9. St. Charles North (2-1) 20 8
10. Prospect (2-0) 11 NR

Others receiving votes: Hononegah 7, Machesney Park Harlem 4, Hersey 2, Buffalo Grove 1, Normal Community 1.

Class 6A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. East St. Louis (9) (3-0) 90 1
2. Cary-Grove (1-0) 75 3
3. Rock Island (3-0) 52 4
4. Crete-Monee (3-0) 50 7
5. Simeon (2-0) 49 5
6. Antioch (3-0) 41 8
7. Peoria Central (2-1) 36 6
8. Prairie Ridge (2-1) 35 2
9. Lake Forest (3-0) 28 10
10. Crystal Lake Central (3-0) 20 NR

Others receiving votes: Washington 6, Lemont 6, Morgan Park 5, Providence 1, Kaneland 1.

Class 5A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Sacred Heart-Griffin (Springfield) (9) (3-0) 90 1
2. St. Rita (2-1) 75 2
3. Joliet Catholic (3-0) 73 3
4. Rockford Boylan (3-0) 64 4
5. Sterling (3-0) 49 5
(tie) Hillcrest (3-0) 49 6
7. Sycamore (3-0) 31 8
8. Marion (3-0) 21 9
9. Triad (3-0) 13 NR
10. St. Viator (2-0) 12 10

Others receiving votes: Kankakee 8, Morris 5, Mascoutah 3, Montini 2.

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Class 4A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Rochester (8) (3-0) 80 1
2. Richmond-Burton (3-0) 70 2
3. Effingham (3-0) 57 3
4. Coal City (3-0) 56 4
5. St. Francis (3-0) 54 5
6. Stillman Valley (2-0) 35 6
7. Benton (3-0) 24 7
8. Genoa-Kingston (2-0) 21 T10
9. Mt. Zion (2-0) 17 8
10. IC Catholic (2-1) 14 9

Others receiving votes: Breese Central 6, Bishop McNamara 4, Freeburg 1, Fairbury Prairie Central 1.

Class 3A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Williamsville (8) (3-0) 89 1un
2. Princeton (1) (3-0) 81 3
3. Wilmington (3-0) 73 4
4. Monticello (3-0) 56 6
5. Byron (2-1) 52 2
6. Mt. Carmel (2-0) 46 8
7. Fairfield (3-0) 34 9
8. Tolono Unity (2-0) 27 10
9. Eureka (2-1) 16 7
10. Elmwood-Brimfield (3-0) 9 NR

Others receiving votes: Rock Island Alleman 4, Farmington 3, North-Mac 2, Peotone 1, Piasa Southwestern 1, DuQuoin 1.

Class 2A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Maroa-Forsyth (5) (3-0) 86 1
2. Breese Mater Dei (3-0) 73 3
3. Decatur St. Teresa (3-0) 68 4
4. Quincy Notre Dame (3) (2-1) 62 2
5. Fieldcrest (3-0) 52 5
6. Sterling Newman (2-0) 48 7
7. Clifton Central (1) (3-0) 43 8
8. Rockridge (3-0) 30 9
9. Downs Tri-Valley (3-0) 15 T10
10. Nashville (2-1) 10 6

Others receiving votes: Bismarck-Henning 4, Watseka 3, Pana 1.

Class 1A

School W-L Pts Prv
1. Lena-Winslow (8) (2-1) 81 1
2. Aquin (1) (3-0) 80 3
3. Moweaqua Central A&M (3-0) 72 4
4. Fulton (2-0) 55 6
5. Greenfield-Northwestern (3-0) 54 T7
6. Kewanee (Wethersfield) (2-1) 33 2
7. Mendon Unity (3-0) 20 NR
(tie) Morrison (1-2) 20 T7
9. Athens (2-1) 19 10
10. Cambridge (2-1) 15 NR

Others receiving votes: Cumberland 13, Concord (Triopia) 11, Carrollton 7, St. Bede 7, Princeville 4, Galena 3, Catlin (South Fork) 1.

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