Gonzaga cruised past McNamara and DeMatha impressive in victory over Good Counsel over the weekend.
Here’s how the top 10 fared:
1. Gonzaga (8-1) | Last: Win (49-21) vs. McNamara | Next: vs. IDLE
Gonzaga cruised to a 49-21 victory of Bishop McNamara on Senior Day. With the victory, the Eagles move to 2-1 in conference play.
2. DeMatha (6-2) | Last: Win (30-17) vs Good Counsel | Next: at St. John’s, 11/2
The DeMatha Stags notched an impressive victory over Good Counsel. Rebounding from a loss the previous week, the Stags pounded Good Counsel early, getting out to a 24-0 lead, before holding off a late rally by the Falcons.
Running back Marshawn Lloyd had one of the more impressive runs we’ve seen all seen, hurdling a defender en route to a score. His touchdown late in the 4th put the game out of reach.
3. Quince Orchard (8-0) | Last: Win (17-7) vs. Northwest | Next: at Walter Johnson, 11/1
Quince Orchard’s defense was able to stymie the high powered Northwest offense. Demioun Robinson totaled four sacks and blocked a punt. Marquez Cooper added two second half touchdowns.
4. St. John’s (4-4) | Last: IDLE | Next: vs. DeMatha, 11/2
The Cadets were idle. St. John’s suffered multiple injuries in their victory over Good Counsel, including to quarterback Sol-Jay Maiava. They hope the week off allows them to heal ahead of their clash with DeMatha.
5. Wise (8-0) | Last: Win (51-0) vs. Parkdale | Next: vs. Oxon Hill, 11/1
The Pumas showcased their explosive offense and dominating defense en route to routing Parkdale 51-0.
6. Good Counsel (6-3) | Last: Loss (30-17) at DeMatha | Next: at McNamara, 11/2
Good Counsel mounted a feverish 4th quarter comeback, but it was not enough to overcome a slow start versus the Stags. The Falcons play at McNamara this weekend; a potentially huge game as it regards to WCAC playoff seeding
7. Freedom (8-0) | Last: Win (63-8) at Potomac | Next: vs. Garfield, 11/1
Freedom crushed rival Potomac 63-8. The Eagles defense only allowed 144 total yards as they held their 7th opponent under 10 points.
8. Westfield (8-0) | Last: Win (42-21) at Centreville | Next: at West Potomac, 11/1
Westfield's offense moved the ball at will in a 42-21 victory over Centreville. Noah Kim threw for three touchdown passes to lead the Bulldogs attack.
9. Stone Bridge (8-0) | Last: Win (29-14) at Briar Woods | Next: vs. Potomac Falls, 11/1
Quarterback Billy Wiles threw two touchdowns to DJ Cobbs as Stone Bridge smothered Briar Woods.
10. Broad Run (8-0) | Last: Win (56-8) at Heritage| Next: vs. Briar Woods, 11/1
The Spartans led the Pride 35-0 at the half and never looked back. Quarterback Mitch Griffis had two touchdown passes and a touchdown run.
Here’s how the rest of the top 25 fared:
11. Damascus (6-2) | Last: Win (51-6) vs. Blake | Next: at Blair, 11/1
12. South County (8-0) | Last: Win (58-0) vs Robinson | Next: vs. Fairfax, 11/1
13. Friendship (6-3)| Last: Win (8-3) at National Christian | Next: vs. Life Christian, 11/2
14. Northwest (7-1) | Last: Loss (17-7) at Quince Orchard | Next: vs. Wooton, 11/1
15. Tuscarora (6-1) | Last: Won (42-7) vs Loudon County | Next: vs. Loudon Valley, 11/1
16. Georgetown Prep (6-2) | Last: Win (35-7) vs St. Albans | Next: vs. St.Stephen’s & St.Agnes, 11/2
17. Natl Christian Aca (7-2) | Last: Loss (8-3) vs. Friendship | Next: at St. Edward, 11/1
18. Lake Braddock (7-1) | Last: Win (39-7) at Fairfax | Next: vs. West Springfield, 11/1
19. Dunbar (7-1) | Last: Win (38-6) at Eastern | Next: vs. Wilson, 11/1
20. Douglass (8-0) | Last: Win (56-0) at Central | Next: vs. Crossland, 11/2
21. Carroll (6-2) | Last: Win (46-15) vs Paul VI | Next: at Bishop Ireton, 11/2
22. Huntingtown (8-0) | Last: Win (17-13) vs. Northern | Next: at Great Mills, 11/1
23. Flowers (6-2) | Last: Win (28-26) vs Suitland | Next: at Duval, 11/2
24. Paint Branch (8-1) | Last: Win (28-17) vs. Sherwood | Next: at Kennedy, 11/1
25. Linganore (8-1) | Last: Win ((54-15) vs Tuscarora | Next: vs. Urbana, 11/1
26. South River (9-0) | Win (47-9) vs. Old Mill | Next: at North County, 11/1
27. North Point (6-2) | Last: Won (52-13) at Stone | Next: at Northern, 11/1
28. Bullis (6-2) | Last: Win (49-21) vs St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes | Next: at Landon, 11/2
29. McNamara (5-3) | Last: Loss (49-21) at Gonzaga | Next: vs. Good Counsel, 11/2
30. Pallotti (9-1) | Last: Win (40-0) | Next: vs. at Concordia Prep, 11/1