City Football Top 10

Last week's ranking in parentheses.

Rank Team Record

1. St. Joseph's Prep (1) 4-0

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}The Hawks' defense features linebackers Liam Johnson, Cooper Kim, Myles Talley, and Jeremiah Trotter Jr.

2. Malvern Prep (2) 6-0

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}The Friars open Inter-Academic League play against Edward Saydee and Penn Charter on Friday afternoon.

3. Archbishop Wood (4) 4-2

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}The Vikings' offensive line is headed by center Luke Stengel, guard Brett Gross, and tackle Connor Bishop.

4. Imhotep Charter (3) 4-2

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}The Panthers moved closer to the Public League Independence Division title with a 22-6 win over Northeast.

5. Conwell-Egan (5) 7-0

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}Next for the Eagles is a Catholic League Blue Division showdown against West Catholic on Friday night.

6. Archbishop Ryan (6) 6-1

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}The Raiders look to rebound from their 27-7 loss to Wood when they play La Salle on Saturday afternoon.

7. Episcopal Academy (7) 4-1

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}Marcus McDaniel and the Churchmen open Inter-Ac League play Friday night against Springside Chestnut Hill.

8. Germantown Academy (8) 5-0

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}Idle last weekend, the Patriots begin Inter-Ac League action against Haverford School on Saturday afternoon.

9. Penn Charter (9) 4-1

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}The Quakers seek to reverse last year's 23-9 road loss to quarterback Drew Gunther and No. 2 Malvern Prep.

10. West Catholic (10) 6-1

td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}Seth Degree, Jacir Savoy, and Julio DaSilva have combined to make 53 catches for 765 yards and eight TDs.

Under consideration (listed alphabetically): Bishop McDevitt (5-2), Boys' Latin (5-0), Cardinal O'Hara (4-2), La Salle (2-4), Northeast (3-2) Springside Chestnut Hill (4-1).