AP Nebraska High School Football Rankings

Posted 11 months ago

By Robert Lovell

fox-footballHere are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s ranking, previous opponent and result, and next opponent. (NR_Not ranked). The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Tom Behmer, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Mark Obermeier, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune.

CLASS A

1. Omaha Westside (5-0), 1, def. Omaha Benson 63-7, at Millard South.

2. Omaha North (5-0), 2, def. Papillion-La Vista South 46-16, at Omaha Burke.

3. Creighton Preparatory School (4-1), 3, def. Omaha Northwest 48-0, at Omaha Bryan.

4. Omaha Burke (4-1), 4, def. Millard North 35-21, Omaha North.

5. Millard West, (4-1), 6, def. Omaha Bryan 69-0, at Omaha Central.

6. Papillion-La Vista (4-1), 9, def. Bellevue West 31-21, Millard North.

7. Omaha Central (3-2), 8, def. Bellevue East 48-19, Millard West.

8. Bellevue West (4-1), 5, lost to Papillion-La Vista 31-21, Omaha South.

9. Grand Island (4-1), 10, def. Kearney 26-0, Fremont.

10. Millard North (1-4), NR, lost to Omaha Burke 34-28 OT, at Papillion-La Vista.

Others receiving votes: Lincoln East, Millard South.

CLASS B

1. Gretna (5-0), 1, def. Crete 31-0, Waverly.

2. Aurora (5-0), 2, def. Scottsbluff 28-21, Crete.

3. Elkhorn South (5-0), 3, def. Plattsmouth 38-17, at Omaha Gross Catholic.

4. Omaha Skutt Catholic (4-1), 4, def. Seward 38-0, Columbus.

5. Ralston (5-0), 5, def. Bennington 43-0, at Beatrice.

6. Beatrice (4-1), 7, def. Hastings 49-13, Ralston.

7. York (4-1), 10, def. Holdrege 28-12, Schuyler.

8. Omaha Gross Catholic (3-2), 8, def. Waverly 41-7, Elkhorn South.

9. McCook (4-1), 9, def. Sidney 17-6, Alliance.

10. Crete (3-2), 6, lost to Gretna 31-0, at Aurora.

Others receiving votes: Elkhorn, Scottsbluff, Sidney.

CLASS C1

1. Boone Central/Newman Grove (4-0), 1, def. Columbus Scotus 35-14, David City.

2. Norfolk Catholic (4-1), 2 def. Wahoo 42-0, bye.

3. Lincoln Christian (4-0), 4, def. Auburn 59-33, at Wilber-Clatonia.

4. Kearney Catholic (4-0) 5, def. Central City 35-12, at Minden.

5. Columbus Lakeview (4-1), 6, def. David City 37-13, at Madison.

6. Cozad (4-0), 7, def. Chase County 42-0, Gothenburg.

7. Pierce (3-1), 8, bye, at Columbus Scotus.

8. Adams Central (3-1), 9, def. Gibbon 28-12, at Central City.

9. Wahoo (3-1), 3, lost to Norfolk Catholic 42-0, Raymond Central.

10. Ashland-Greenwood (4-0), 10, def. Raymond Central 30-23, Bishop Neumann.

Others receiving votes: Syracuse, Wayne.

CLASS C2

1. Doniphan-Trumbull (4-0), 1, def. Thayer Central 42-13, at Superior.

2. Sutton (4-0), 2, bye, Hastings St. Cecilia.

3. Lutheran High Northeast (4-0), 3, def. West Holt 29-14, at Hartington Cedar Catholic.

4. Archbishop Bergan (3-1), 4, def. Tekamah-Herman 40-6, Stanton.

5. Aquinas Catholic (3-1), 6, def. Twin River 65-0, Yutan.

6. North Platte St. Patrick’s (5-0), 7, def. Wood River 48-14, bye.

7. Hartington Cedar Catholic (4-0), 8, def. Crofton 26-13, Lutheran High Northeast.

8. Crofton (3-1), 5, lost to Hartington Cedar Catholic 26-13, Homer.

9. Battle Creek (4-0), 10, def. Wakefield 49-0, at West Holt.

10. West Holt (3-1), 9, lost to Lutheran High Northeast 29-14, Battle Creek.

Others receiving votes: Blue Hill, Omaha Brownell-Talbot.

CLASS D1

1. Exeter-Milligan (4-0), 1, def. Johnson-Brock 76-14, at Lourdes Central Catholic.

2. Howells-Dodge (4-0), 2, def. Cedar Bluffs 64-18, Omaha Christian Academy.

3. Guardian Angels Central Catholic (4-0), 3, def. Omaha Christian Academy 62-6, at Clarkson/Leigh.

4. Creighton (4-0), 4, def. Elgin Public/Pope John 62-14, at Bloomfield.

5. Bruning-Davenport/Shickley (4-0), 6, def. McCool Junction 36-19, at Red Cloud.

6. High Plains Community (4-1), 9, def. East Butler 76-34, Shelby-Rising City.

7. Elm Creek (4-0), 8, def. Arapahoe 41-22, Twin Loup.

8. Freeman (4-0), 7, def. Lourdes Central Catholic 32-28, at Pawnee City.

9. Overton (4-0), 10, def. Southwest 55-8, at Arapahoe.

10. Randolph (3-1), NR, def. Emerson-Hubbard 52-16, Allen.

Others receiving votes: Arapahoe, Hemingford, Twin Loup.

CLASS D2

1. Falls City Sacred Heart (4-0), 1, def. Diller-Odell 64-6, at Meridian.

2. Shelton (4-0), 2, def. Axtell 62-6, Amherst.

3. Wynot (4-0), 3, def. Osmond 60-18, Stuart.

4. Giltner (3-1), 4, def. Heartland Lutheran 69-0, at Fullerton.

5. Fullerton (3-1), 5, Cedar Valley 82-20, Giltner.

6. Sterling (3-1), 6, def. Meridian 60-14, Lewiston.

7. Humphrey St. Francis (3-1), 7, bye, at Lyons-Decatur Northeast.

8. Lyons-Decatur Northeast (5-0), 8, def. Humphrey 56-14, Humphrey St. Francis.

9. Wallace (5-0), 9, def. Hayes Center 46-0, Brady.

10. Amherst (4-0), 10, def. Wilcox-Hildreth 53-0, at Shelton.

Others receiving votes: Hitchcock County, Stuart.