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. Millard West, (7-1), 3, def. Omaha Northwest 55-0, Bellevue East.

2. Omaha Creighton Prep (6-2), 5, def. Bellevue East 49-7, at Omaha Central.

3. Millard North (4-4), 6, def. Omaha Westside 42-35, at Omaha North.

4. Omaha Westside (7-1), 2, lost to Millard North 42-35, at Papillion-LaVista South.

5. Bellevue West (6-2), 8, def. Omaha North 35-30, at Omaha Burke.

6. Omaha North (7-1), 1, lost at Bellevue West 35-30, Millard North.

7. Grand Island (7-1), 7, def. North Platte 49-0, Lincoln High.

8. Papillion-La Vista (5-3), NR, def. Omaha Burke 28-20, at Millard South.

9. Omaha Central (5-3), 9, def. Omaha Bryan 56-10, Omaha Creighton Prep.

10. Omaha Burke (5-3), 4, lost to Papillion-La Vista 28-20, Bellevue West.

Others receiving votes: Lincoln East.

CLASS B

1. Gretna (8-0), 1, def. Elkhorn 17-10, at Mount Michael Benedictine.

2. Omaha Skutt Catholic (7-1), 2, def. Ralston 28-14, at Omaha Gross Catholic.

3. Ralston (7-1), 3, lost to Omaha Skutt Catholic 28-14, at Omaha Roncalli Catholic.

4. Omaha Gross Catholic (5-3), 5, def. Omaha Roncalli Catholic 42-14, Omaha Skutt Catholic.

5. Aurora (7-1), 6, def. Columbus 35-18, York.

6. York (7-1), 8, def. Northwest 48-18, at Aurora.

7. McCook (7-1), 7, def. Holdrege 17-7, Lexington.

8. Elkhorn (5-3), 10, lost to Gretna 17-10, Elkhorn South.

9. Norris (5-3), NR, def. Crete 10-6, Seward.

10. Elkhorn South (6-2), 9, def. Mount Michael Benedictine 45-12, at Elkhorn.

Others receiving votes: Crete.

CLASS C1

1. Boone Central/Newman Grove (7-0), 1, def. Columbus Lakeview 48-21, Grand Island Central Catholic.

2. Cozad (7-0), 5, def. Minden 48-7, at Ogallala.

3. Syracuse (7-0), 7, def. Lincoln Christian 42-21, at Lincoln Lutheran.

4. Kearney Catholic (6-1) 6, def. Chase County 23-14, Gothenburg.

5. Norfolk Catholic (5-2), 2, lost to Pierce 22-21, Wayne.

6. Wahoo (6-1), 8, def. Logan View 36-0, at Ashland-Greenwood.

7. Adams Central (6-1), 9, def. Grand Island Central Catholic 38-14, St. Paul.

8. Bishop Neumann (4-3), 10, def. Raymond Central 48-8, at Boys Town.

9. Pierce (5-2), NR, def. Norfolk Catholic 22-21, at West Point-Beemer.

10. Columbus Scotus (4-3), NR, def. Madison 47-14. at Columbus Lakeview.

Others receiving votes: Lincoln Christian, Columbus Lakeview.

CLASS C2

1. Doniphan-Trumbull (7-0), 1, def. Hastings St. Cecilia 14-3, at Ravenna.

2. Lutheran High Northeast (7-0), 2, def. Ponca 21-6, at Battle Creek.

3. Archbishop Bergan (6-1), 3, def. North Bend Central 54-27, at Centennial.

4. Aquinas Catholic (6-1), 4, def. Centennial 35-14, at Malcolm.

5. North Platte St. Patrick’s (7-0), 5, def. Dundy County-Stratton 55-6, at Hershey.

6. Blue Hill (6-1), 6, def. Superior 57-13, at Wood River.

7. Battle Creek (7-0), 8, def. Crofton 30-21, Lutheran High Northeast.

8. Hastings St. Cecilia (5-2), 7, lost to Doniphan-Trumbull 14-3, Thayer Central.

9. Sutton (5-2), 9, def. Thayer Central 42-7, Superior.

10. Hershey (7-0), NR, def. Cambridge 36-6, North Platte St. Patrick’s.

Others receiving votes: Hartington Cedar Catholic, Omaha Brownell-Talbot.

CLASS D1

1. Exeter-Milligan (7-0), 1, def. Friend 58-0, at Pawnee City.

2. Howells-Dodge (7-0), 2, def. Omaha Nation 46-14, Clarkson/Leigh.

3. Creighton (7-0), 3, def. Neligh-Oakdale 58-6, Niobrara/Verdigre.

4. Bruning-Davenport/Shickley (7-0), 4, def. Heartland 48-26, Harvard.

5. Overton (7-0), 5, def. Loup City 69-14, Alma.

6. High Plains Community (6-1), 6, bye, at Nebraska Christian.

7. Guardian Angels Central Catholic (6-1), 7, def. Cedar Bluffs 88-6, at Omaha Nation.

8. Randolph (6-1), 8, def. Hartington 70-16, at Pender.

9. Elm Creek (6-1), 9, def. Alma 49-20, at Southwest.

10. Hemingford (7-0), 10, def. Morrill 75-14, Maxwell.

Others receiving votes: Freeman.

CLASS D2

1. Falls City Sacred Heart (7-0), 1, def. Lewiston 69-14, at Deshler.

2. Wynot (7-0), 2, def. Newcastle by forfeit, Wausa.

3. Giltner (6-1), 3, def. Spalding/Spalding Academy 58-24, at Cedar Valley.

4. Amherst (7-0), 4, def. Axtell 69-28, at Lawrence-Nelson.

5. Humphrey St. Francis (6-1), 5, def. Humphrey 32-8, at Bancroft-Rosalie.

6. Shelton (6-1), 7, def. Kenesaw 56-0, Wilcox-Hildreth.

7. Medicine Valley (6-1), NR, def. Wallace 42-36, Hayes Center.

8. Fullerton (5-2), 8, def. Heartland Lutheran 83-20, Pleasanton.

9. Nebraska Lutheran (7-0), 9, bye, Parkview Christian.

10. Lyons-Decatur Northeast (7-1), 10, def. Scribner-Snyder 50-36, bye.

Others receiving votes: Wallace, Stuart.