Kentucky High School Football Rankings: Week 5

Kentucky High School Football Rankings: Week 5

Troy Howellabout 1 month


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The top eight of our Kentucky High School Football Rankings remain the same. Mercer County moves up to No. 22 after knocking off Southwestern.

Kentucky High School Football Top 25

1. Male – Wisconsin commit Vinny Anthony had 7 catches for 164 yards and three scores in a 24-10 win over Trinity.

2. St. Xavier – Jack Sivori threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score in a come-from-behind 31-21 win over Cincinnati Elder.

3. Beechwood – 2020 Mr. Football quarterback Cam Hergott had 17 rushes for 165 yards and two touchdowns to help Beechwood defeat No. 25 Cov Cath in the Kroger KSR Game of the Week.

4. Lexington Christian Academy – Drew Nieves threw for 219 yards and three scores in his first game back from injury since Week 1 to help LCA rout then-No. 10 Lex Cath 43-7.

5. Corbin – Quarterback Cameron Combs threw for four touchdowns and Seth Mills scored on offense and defense in a 52-6 win over Somerset.

6. Frederick Douglass – DNP

7. South Warren – The Spartans cruised to a 44-0 halftime lead and defeated Eastern 44-6.

8. Boyle County – Quarterback Jagger Gillis scored touchdowns via passing, rushing, and a pick-six INT return to lead Boyle To a 31-0 shutout of then-No. 24 Bowling Green.

9. Manual – Running back Ja’Waun Northington had a rushing and passing score in a 28-24 loss to Cincinnati La Salle. La Salle was coming off a 48-27 win over Trinity in Week 4.

10. Trinity – Quarterback Brady Willis through a touchdown pass to tight end Chris Whittington in a 24-10 loss to No. 1 Male.

11. Johnson Central

12. Bryan Station

13. Pikeville

14. Mayfield

15. Woodford County

16. Ballard

17. Central

18. Lexington Catholic

19. Ryle

20. Highlands

21. Owensboro

22. Mercer County

23. Madison Central

24. Southwestern

25. Covington Catholic

Kentucky High School Football Rankings By Class

Class A

  1. Pikeville 
  2. Raceland
  3. Kentucky Country Day
  4. Paintsville
  5. Louisville Holy Cross

Class 2A

  1. Beechwood
  2. Lexington Christian Academy
  3. Mayfield
  4. Middlesboro
  5. Danville

Class 3A

  1. Mercer County
  2. Christian Academy Louisville
  3. Bardstown
  4. Lawrence County
  5. Russell

Class 4A

  1. Corbin
  2. Boyle County
  3. Johnson Central
  4. Central
  5. Lexington Catholic

Class 5A

  1. Frederick Douglass
  2. South Warren
  3. Woodford County
  4. Highlands
  5. Owensboro

Class 6A

  1. Male
  2. St. Xavier
  3. Manual
  4. Trinity
  5. Bryan Station

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