Pompey's Super Seven

 

 

 

Here are the top seven fall teams in Southeastern Pennsylvania for the week of Dec. 8 , regardless of sport:

 

 

 

1. Downingtown West boys' soccer. The Class AAA state champion Whippets are ranked ninth nationally in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Adidas rankings.

 

 

 

2.  North Penn boys' cross-country. The Class AAA state champion Knights are ranked 10th in the latest Harrier Super 25 national rankings.

 

3. Merion Mercy girls' volleyball. The Class AA state champion Golden Bears are ranked 21st nationally by Prepvolleyball.com.

 

The Class AA state champion Golden Bears are ranked 21st nationally by Prepvolleyball.com.

 

The Class AA state champion Golden Bears are ranked 21st nationally by Prepvolleyball.com.

 

4. North Penn football. The District 1 Class AAAA champions Knights are ranked 11th in the nation. Their season ended with a 21-14 state-semifinal loss to Bethlehem Liberty.

 

 

 

5. Malvern Prep football. The Inter-Ac League champion Friars scored 42 or more points on seven different occasions.

 

 

 

6. Germantown Academy girls' soccer. The Inter-Ac champion Patriots are ranked 21st nationally in the NSCAA/Adidas rankings.

 

 

 

7. Friends' Central girls' tennis. The Phoenix finished 15-0 en route to winning their sixth Friends Schools League title in seven seasons.

 

 

 

Under consideration: Avon Grove girls' volleyball, Conestoga girls' soccer, Merion Mercy field hockey, Neshaminy boys' soccer, Neshaminy football, Villa Maria field hockey, and West Catholic football.

-- Keith Pompey