Video: Xcellent 25 high school football rankingsMater Dei, IMG Academy among those registering important wins over the weekend.
No. 1 Mater Dei
improved to 5-0 after dominating St. Mary's (Stockton, Calif.)
52-14 at Levi's Stadium. J.T. Daniels
threw for five touchdowns and the defense added two scores. The Monarchs have won each game by double-digits in 2017 and average 44.4 points per game.
No. 2 IMG Academy
scored the final 14 points to erase a fourth-quarter deficit against Central (Miami)
and win its 32nd consecutive game. Trey Sanders
, a 2019 Alabama commit, made the biggest play for the Ascenders taking a carry 65 yards to the house to give IMG a 16-15 lead.
The No. 1 running back in the Class of 2019, Noah Cain
, added a late touchdown and two-point conversion to ice the game for IMG.
One of the top recruits in the Class of 2020 came in for St. John Bosco
in the fourth quarter and led them to a huge road victory over St. John's. D.J. Uiagalelei
replaced Re-al Mitchell
at quarterback with seven minutes left, trailing 17-7, and led them on two consecutive touchdown drives to leave D.C. with a 21-17 victory. Watch the video above for a complete look at this week's Top 25.