Edgy Tim's Week 11 Preps Power Rankings

Edgy Tim's Week 11 Preps Power Rankings
November 10, 2013, 12:45 pm
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1. Mount Carmel (10-1) (2)

Last Week: Beat St. Rita 20-15

This Week: @ No. 21 Downers Grove North

EDGY's Take: Just enough offense and a ton of defense for the Caravan.

2. Glenbard West (10-1) (3)

Last Week: Beat Conant 34-7

This Week: @ No. 24 Schaumburg

EDGY's Take: The Hitters are on a serious roll once again at the right time of the season.

3. Loyola (10-1) (6)

Last Week: Beat Notre Dame 24-0

This Week: vs. No. 12 Maine South

EDGY's Take: Loyola shut out the Dons and now take aim at Air South.

4. Montini Catholic (11-0) (4)

Last Week: Beat Marian Central Catholic 40-7

This Week: vs. No. 8 Joliet Catholic

EDGY's Take: Montini wanted this rematch and so does Joliet Catholic. 

5. Neuqua Valley (10-1) (9)

Last Week: Beat Simeon 27-20

This Week: @ No. 11 Naperville Central

EDGY's Take: The Wildcats are starting to really put it all together (defense included).

6. Lincoln-Way East (9-2) (10)

Last Week: Beat Oswego East 57-40

This Week: @ Edwardsville

EDGY's Take: East gets to hit the road and head down south this weekend to take on a very strong Tigers team.

7. Wheaton North (9-2) (11)

Last Week: Beat Fenwick 32-31

This Week: vs. No. 10 Lake Zurich

EDGY's Take: The Falcons pull out a thrilling win last Saturday over Fenwick. North trailed 31-12 at the half. Wow.

[MORE: IHSA football second round results and future matchups]

8. Joliet Catholic (10-1) (13)

Last Week: Beat Kaneland 45-8

This Week: @ No. 4 Montini Catholic

EDGY's Take: Mike Ivlow has run for 2,360 yards so far this season.

9. Stevenson (9-2) (15)

Last Week: Beat Glenbard North 20-16

This Week: @ Barrington

EDGY's Take: One thing is certain, the Patriots just never quit. Huge win over Superman and GBN.

10. Lake Zurich (10-1) (16)

Last Week: Beat Hononegah 20-0

This Week: @ No. 7 Wheaton North

EDGY's Take: The Bears send Hononegah back home without a point.

11. Naperville Central (8-3) (20)

Last Week: Beat Homewood-Floosmoor 24-21

This Week: vs. No. 5 Neuqua Valley

EDGY's Take: The Redhawks also pull off a huge road win last Friday over H-F.

12. Maine South (9-2) (19)

Last Week: Beat OPRF 34-21

This Week: @ No. 3 Loyola

EDGY's Take: The Hawks just win games and beat all comers.

13. Batavia (10-1) (14)

Last Week: Beat Rolling Meadows 48-13

This Week: vs. No. 25 Lake Forest

EDGY's Take: The Bulldogs can get used to this whole Class 6A deal.

14. Marist (8-3) (NR)

Last Week: Beat Bolingbrook 21-7

This Week: vs. No.15 Oswego

EDGY's Take: The Redhawks release (Nic) Weisher 2.0 on defense and Marist looks like a new team.

15. Oswego (9-2) (NR)

Last Week: Beat Waubonsie Valley 33-13

This Week: @ No. 14 Marist

EDGY's Take: The Panthers are riding a momentum wave so far in the post-season. QB Steven Frank is en fuego.

16. Richards (10-1) (17)

Last Week: Beat Argo 31-0

This Week: vs. Lincoln-Way North

EDGY's Take: The Bulldogs have found another gear in the post-season.

[MORE: Stevenson advances with ninth straight win over Glenbard North]

17. Bolingbrook (10-1) (1)

Last Week: Lost to Marist 21-7

This Week: Season completed

EDGY's Take: The Raiders have a nice core of returning starters back for 2014.

18. St. Rita (9-2) (5)

Last Week: Lost to Mount Carmel 20-15

This Week: Prep Bowl Playoffs

EDGY's Take: The Mustangs played hard in a 20-15 loss to Mount Carmel on Friday night.

19. Homewood-Floosmoor (9-2) (7)

Last Week: Lost to Naperville Central 24-21

This Week: Season Completed

EDGY's Take: One of these days sooner rather than later the Vikes are gonna win a state title, mark my words.

20. Glenbard North (9-2) (8)

Last Week: Lost to Stevenson 20-16

This Week: Season completed

EDGY's Take: Superman (Justin Jackson) had 3,170 yards rushing in 2013, not too shabby.

21. Downers Grove North (7-4) (NR)

Last Week: Beat Wheaton South 10-7

This Week: vs No. 1 Mount Carmel

EDGY's Take: What? No full-time QB David Edwards and they still beat WWS? Crazy.

22. Lincoln-Way West (10-1) (22)

Last Week: Beat Glenbard South 46-0

This Week: @ Sycamore

EDGY's Take: The Warriors have made a list and are checking teams off one at a time. Are they coming for you next?

[MORE: High School Lites: Playoffs Round 2]

23. Barrington (10-1) (23)

Last Week: Beat Warren 21-13

This Week: vs. No. 9 Stevenson

EDGY's Take: The Broncos have a great mix for postseason success in 2013.

24. Schaumburg (10-1) (NR)

Last Week: Beat St. Patrick 42-24

This Week: vs. No. 2 Glenbard West

EDGY's Take: It's just QB Stacey Smith's world these days, now isn't it?

25. Lake Forest (9-2) (NR)

Last Week: Beat DeLaSalle 27-7

This Week: @ No. 13 Batavia

EDGY's Take: The Scouts now draw a familiar team in Batavia once again in the state playoffs.

Out? #12 Wheaton South #18 Oak Park-River Forest #21 Waubonsie Valley #24 Kaneland #25 Naza