1. Mount Carmel (2-0) 1
First real test for the Caravan this week - then showdown with St. Rita.
at Providence on Friday
2. Maine South (2-0) 2
Charlie Goro and Co. remember last year's loss at Glenbrook North.
hosts Glenbrook North Saturday
3. St. Rita (2-0) 3
David Marciano putting up Player of the Year numbers.
Leo Saturday at Gately
4. Carmel (2-0) 4
Corsairs need to pay attention to the much improved RedHawks.
at Marist on Friday
5. Naperville North (2-0) 6
Reigning 8A champs and Nick Mlady ready for the DVC.
hosts Glenbard East on Friday
6. WW South (2-0) 7
QB Joe Furco making all the right moves.
hosts West Chicago on Friday
7. Geneva (2-0) 8
Vikings were supposed to be tested by St. Charles East. They get an A-plus with 34-7 rout led by two Sean Grady picks.
at Yorkville on Friday
8. Lincoln-Way East (2-0) 9
Griffins travel to face an angry H-F squad that scored two points at Hillcrest.
at No. 24 Homewood-Flossmoor on Friday
9. Bolingbrook (2-0) 10
Raiders defense will face its biggest physical test.
hosts No. 19 Morgan Park on Friday
10. Brother Rice (2-0) 11
The stakes go up with the Catholic Blue opener.
hosts No. 22 Loyola Friday
11. Barrington (2-0) 12
Battle of unbeatens will test the Broncos.
hosts Prospect on Friday
12. Thornton (2-0) 13
Coach Bill Mosel's Wildcats better than advertised?
at Crete-Monee on Friday
13. Glenbard West (2-0) 14
Chris Watt and Co. still on a roll.
hosts Oak Park on Saturday
14. Wheaton North (2-0) 15
Mike Trumpy and Taylor Graham are studs but the real surprise has been the Falcons defense.
at No. 16 Glenbard North on Friday
15. Bartlett (2-0) 16
Looks like the class of the Upstate Eight.
hosts Larkin on Friday
16. Glenbard North (1-1) 18
Can the Panthers slow down Mike Trumpy (2 games, 497 yards).
hosts No. 14 Wheaton North on Friday
17. Hinsdale Central (1-1) 21
John Whitelaw has Red Devils back on track.
at Lyons on Friday
18. Nazareth (2-0) 22
Points Are Us - 69 against the A-11
at Joliet Catholic on Friday
19. Morgan Park (1-1) 25
Craig Drummond still sidelined but no stopping QB DaRon Brown.
at No. 9 Bolingbrook on Friday
20. Driscoll (2-0) NR
New coach has Highlanders rolling - two blowouts and two shutouts.
at St. Francis on Friday
21. Lincoln-Way Central (2-0) NR
Blowout of Andrew made a lot of believers.
at Bradley on Friday
22. Loyola (2-0) NR
Ramblers have defeated Stevenson and St. Laurence, but can they win the the CCL Blue?
at No. 10 Brother Rice on Friday
23. Cary-Grove (2-0) NR
Big second half too much for Budmayr-less Marian Central.
at Grayslake Central on Friday
24. Homewood-Flossmoor (1-1) 5
Vikings will need some offense this week.
Hosts No. 8 Lincoln-Way East on Friday
25. Lake Zurich (1-1) 17
14-game win streak snapped by Wheaton North.
hosts Libertyville on Friday
On the bubble: Fremd, York, Oak Forest, Hubbard, Leo Glenbrook South, Prospect, Lake Forest, Marist, Providence, Naperville Central.