Hunting Hills maintains # 2 High School Football Ranking

By Sheldon Spackman
October 8, 2017 - 1:54pm

Football Alberts has released its Weekly Top-10 High School Football rankings for Week #6, with Red Deer’s Hunting Hills maintaining their rank, while Sylvan Lake moves up. These rankings will come out every Saturday night (except for Labor Day kickoff) from now up until November 4.

The teams are now slotted into Tiers based on their final school population size for this year. However, please note that games vs. US opponents, or tournaments are not taken into consideration for ranking or listed in the overall record of the schools.

Tier I (School Pop. 1250 +)

Rank*  School & Record  City/Town   Last Weeks Result and Upcoming Opponent

1(1) St. Francis (3-0) Calgary                 beat Centennial 33-0 (next vs. Notre Dame)

2(2) Harry Ainlay (6-0) Edmonton          beat Bev Facey 19-10 (next vs. Salisbury)

3(3) Notre Dame (3-0) Calgary              did not play (next vs. St. Francis)

4(9) Bishop O’Byrne (2-2) Calgary        beat Crescent Heights (CAL) 15-12 (next vs. Centennial)

5(5) Raymond (2-2) Raymond               lost to Cardston 12-14 (next vs. Foothills)

6(6) L.C.I.  (5-1) Lethbridge                   beat Winston Churchill 36-7 (next vs. Catholic Central)

7(4) Bellerose (5-2)  St. Albert               lost to Austin O’Brien 16-20 (next vs. Ross Sheppard)

8(7) Salisbury (4-2)   Sherwood Park    beat Spruce Grove 38-0 (next vs. Harry Ainlay)

9(8) Bev Facey (3-3) Sherwood Park    lost to Harry Ainlay 10-19 (next vs. Jasper Place)

10(-) Ernest Manning (2-2) Calgary       beat Henry Wise Wood 19-9 (next vs. Crescent Heights (CAL)

* last weeks rank in parentheses.


Tier II (School Pop. 750-1249)

Rank* School & Record  City/Town      Last Weeks Result and Upcoming Opponent

1(1) St. Joseph’s (8-0) Grande Prairie     beat High Prairie 65-6 (next vs. Peace Wapiti)

2(2) Hunting Hills (5-0) Red Deer          did not play (next vs. Lacombe)

3(3) Holy Trinity Aca. (5-0)  Okotoks       beat Rundle College 13-7 (next week BYE)

4(4) Lloydminster (6-0)  Lloydminster      beat Bonnyville 31-21 (next week BYE)

5(5) Foothills (2-3)  Okotoks                    did not play (next vs. Raymond)

6(6) Austin O’Brien (4-2)  Edmonton       beat Bellerose 20-16 (next vs. Spruce Grove)

7(7) Medicine Hat (5-1)  Medicine Hat    beat Crescent Heights (MH) 16-1 (next vs. Strathmore)

8(8) Lacombe (3-1)  Lacombe              did not play (next vs. Hunting Hills)

9(9) Catholic Central (4-2)  Lethbridge   beat Bishop Grandin 18-17 (next vs. L.C.I.)

10(10) McNally (5-0)  Edmonton            beat Archbishop Jordan 27-21 (next vs. Strathcona)


Tier III (School Pop. 450-749)

Rank* School & Record  City/Town          Last Weeks Result and Upcoming Opponent

1(1) Cochrane (6-0)  Cochrane                    beat George McDougall 56-8 (next vs. Bert Church)

2(2) Cardston (5-1)  Cardston                      beat Raymond 14-12 (next vs. Winston Churchill)

3(3) Crescent Heights (5-1)  Medicine Hat   lost to Medicine Hat 1-16 (next vs. Willow Creek)

4(6) Holy Rosary (3-4)  Lloydminster           beat Cold Lake 42-15 (next week BYE)

5(5) St. Albert (2-2)  St. Albert                      lost to Archbishop O’Leary 14-42 (next vs. Leduc)

6(4) Peace Wapiti (5-1)  Grande Prairie       lost to Peace River 13-17 (next vs. St. Joseph’s (GP)

7(10) Sylvan Lake (4-1)  Sylvan Lake        beat West Central 28-7 (next vs. Wetaskiwin)

8(-) Frank Maddock (4-0)  Drayton Valley    beat Wetaskiwin 21-20 (next vs. Stettler)

9(-) Holy Trinity (3-0)  Fort McMurray           beat Fort McMurray 63-14 (next vs. Father Mercredi)

10(-) St. Paul (3-1)  St. Paul                         beat Westlock 38-0 (next vs. Cold Lake)


Tier IV (School Pop. 449 or less)

Rank* School & Record  City/Town      Last Weeks Result and Upcoming Opponent

1(2) Willow Creek (4-1)  Claresholm        beat W.R. Myers 34-0 (next vs. Crescent Heights (MH)

2(1) Rundle College (3-2)  Calgary          lost to Holy Trinity Academy 7-13 (next week BYE)

3(4) Canmore (5-0)  Canmore                 beat McCoy 43-0 (next vs. Drumheller) 

4(5) Sexsmith (4-2)  Sexsmith                 beat Charles Spencer 41-6 (next week BYE)

5(3) W.R. Myers (4-1)  Taber                   lost to Willow Creek 0-34 (next vs. Chinook)

6(8) Stettler (4-1)  Stettler                      beat Camrose 42-7 (next vs. Frank Maddock)

7(7) Wainwright  (3-1)  Wainwright          did not play (next vs. Bonnyville)

8(-) Hillside (3-1)  Valleyview                  beat Whitecourt 33-23 (next vs. High Prairie)

9(-) Drumheller (2-3)  Drumheller            beat Olds 41-7 (next vs. Canmore)

10(10) Cold Lake (1-4)  Cold Lake          lost to Holy Rosary 15-42 (next vs. St. Paul)



Rank*   School & Record  City/Town        Last Week Result and Upcoming opponent

1(1) Rimbey (3-0)  Rimbey                         beat Provost 65-0 (next vs. Caroline)

2(2) Millwoods Christian (3-0)  Edmonton    beat Ecole Desrochers 36-3 (next vs. Holy Redeemer)

3(3) St. Joseph's (2-1)  Brooks                     did not play (next vs. Holy Cross)

4(4) Breton (4-0)               Breton                  beat Holy Redeemer 52-8 (next vs. J.R. Robson)              

5(5) J.C. Charyk (3-1)  Hanna                       beat Mount Pleasant 48-44 (next week BYE)

6(7) Assumption (3-1)  Cold Lake                 beat Harry Collinge 20-13 (next vs. Redwater)

7(6) Holy Redeemer (2-2)  Edson                 lost to Breton 8-52 (next vs. Millwoods Christian)

8(8) Mount Pleasant (2-2)  Camrose             lost to J.C. Charyk 44-48 (next week BYE)

9(9) Caroline (1-1)  Provost                           did not play (next vs. Provost)

10(10) Harry Collinge (2-3)   Hinton               lost to Assumption 13-20 (next week BYE)             

Weekend Scoreboard: Oct. 9

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