Advertisement
High School Sports

The Times’ preseason Southern California high school football rankings

×
Mater Dei, St. John Bosco and Corona Centennial are ranked Nos. 1-3 to open the season.

A look at the top 25 high school football teams in the Southland:

Rk. SCHOOL | Comment

1. MATER DEI | Strong offensive line, elite secondary, great QB are Monarch strengths.

2. ST. JOHN BOSCO | Braves have been preparing for a year after losing to Monarchs in final.

Advertisement

3. CORONA CENTENNIAL | DL Korey Foreman, WR Gary Bryant lead consistent Huskies.

4. JSERRA | RB Chris Street can lead Lions to Division 1 semifinals.

5. NARBONNE | QB Jake Garcia is really good and has great receivers.

6. MISSION VIEJO | QB Peter Costelli gives Diablos a big-time offensive weapon.

Advertisement

7. SIERRA CANYON | Young team is loaded with talent and promise.

8. OAKS CHRISTIAN | Lions showed last season new staff can coach.

9. SHERMAN OAKS NOTRE DAME | Kevin Rooney’s 40th season will be a good one.

10. CALABASAS | QB Jaden Casey has the receivers to throw at will.

11. RANCHO CUCAMONGA | QB CJ Stroud will help team exceed expectations.

12. SERVITE | Friars are steadily regaining their winning culture.

13. GARDENA SERRA | A big, experienced offensive line means watch out.

14. CORONA DEL MAR | The Garbers-Humphreys-Redman trio is outstanding.

Advertisement

15. UPLAND | The last year of LB Justin Flowe should be entertaining.

16. BISHOP AMAT | RB Damien Moore is going to be a star.

17. GRACE BRETHREN | Someone will have to stop the running game.

18. NORCO | Nine starters are back on offense.

19. BISHOP ALEMANY | Young team with rising QB in Miller Moss.

20. LOS ALAMITOS | Griffins are quietly making steady progress.

21. LONG BEACH POLY | Jackrabbits still have the talent to be successful.

22. SAN CLEMENTE | Tritons will rely on running back James Bohls.

Advertisement

23. RANCHO VERDE | QB AJ Duffy is healthy, stronger, faster.

24. VALENCIA | 11th-straight Foothill League title is coming.

25. CATHEDRAL | With WR Chad Johnson Jr., Phantoms will air it out.


Newsletter
Go beyond the scoreboard

Get the latest on L.A.'s teams in the daily Sports Report newsletter.

You may occasionally receive promotional content from the Los Angeles Times.
Advertisement