The Scotus football team is ranked number-two in Class C-1 in the AP’s first weekly high school football rankings.
The Shamrocks defeated C-1 defending champ Boone Central/Newman Grove 31-14 in last Friday’s season opener for both teams. The Cardinals are ranked number 9. Norfolk Catholic is number one in C-1.
Aquinas is the top-ranked football team in C-2. The Monarchs romped over Hartington Cedar Catholic 51-7 last Friday.
Howells-Dodge at number-7 in D-1 and D-2’s top-ranked team, Humphrey St. Francis, will both play their season openers this Friday.