LINCOLN/OMAHA – Despite losing their lead late at Norfolk Catholic last week, the Wayne High football team remained in the week six rankings as did several other area teams.
According to a release from the Omaha World Herald and Lincoln Journal Star, Wayne High fell three spots to #9 in the OWH and four spots to #10 in the LJS. WHS recently fell at Norfolk Catholic, 31-21 as the Knights are now rated #5 in the OWH (up three) and jump into the Lincoln Journal Star ratings at #9 in Class C2.
The Blue Devils will return to Bob Cunningham Field on the Campus of Wayne State College this Friday, October 9 for their homecoming game where the team is 1-1. WHS will welcome in the 2-2 Boone Central Cardinals who were back in action last week falling to Battle Creek, 6-3 following two weeks off from competition. Wayne High is 4-2 overall on the year.
Last season, Wayne High topped the Cardinals, 42-24 in Wayne.
Join Sports Director, Aaron Scheffler on The City ‘KCTY’ 98.9/1590 and online at waynedailynews.com. Pregame show coverage is set for 6:40 p.m.
Another area football match up will also be carried on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com being an eight-man ranked showdown. Wakefield will take their 5-0 record to the 5-1 Laurel-Concord-Coleridge Bears Friday night at 7 p.m.
The Trojans remained #5 in the Omaha World Herald and moved up a spot to #5 in the Lincoln Journal Star while LCC moved up two spots to #8 in the LJS.
Join Nate Burrows on the call with pregame show coverage beginning at 6:45 p.m. Friday night.
Other area ranked teams:
C1: Pierce (5-0) is #1 in the OWH and #2 LJS. The Bluejays will next host West Point-Beemer Friday.
C2: Hartington Cedar Catholic (6-0) is #5 in the LJS and #6 in the OWH. Cedar Catholic will visit #1 Oakland-Craig (6-0) Friday.
C2: Norfolk Catholic (3-2) is #5 in the OWH and #9 in the LJS. The Knights will visit BRLD Friday.
D1: Stanton (4-1) is #7 in both the LJS and OWH. The Mustangs will visit Madison Friday.
D1: Lutheran High Northeast (5-1) is #9 in the Lincoln Journal Star. The Eagles will next visit Plainview Friday.
Class C1 Lincoln Journal Star:
|1||Adams Central (6-0) at #6 Kearney Catholic||same|
|2||Pierce (5-0) vs. West Point-Beemer||Same|
|3||Wahoo (4-1) vs. #5 Ashland-Greenwood||Same|
|4||St. Paul (5-1) vs. Central City||same|
|5||Ashland-Greenwood (6-0) at #3 Wahoo||same|
|6||Kearney Catholic (4-1) vs. #1 Adams Central||up one|
|7||Cozad (5-1) at Minden||up one|
|8||Auburn (5-1) vs. Nebraska City||NR|
|9||Lincoln Christian (5-1) vs. Fairbury||NR|
|10||Wayne (4-2) vs. Boone Central||down four|
|Dropped out: #9 North Bend (3-2)|
|#10 Mitchell (5-1)|
Class C1 Omaha World Herald:
|1||Pierce (5-0), 279-91||same|
|2||Ashland-Greenwood (6-0), 185-81||same|
|3||Adams Central (6-0), 216-42||same|
|4||Wahoo (4-1), 156-30||same|
|5||Cozad (5-1), 204-62||same|
|6||St. Paul (5-1), 275-93||up one|
|7||Kearney Catholic (4-1), 183-53||up one|
|8||Auburn (5-1), 187-65||up one|
|9||Wayne (4-2), 135-111||down three|
|10||Lincoln Christian (5-1), 185-84||NR|
|Dropped out: #10 Mitchell (5-1)|
Class C2 Lincoln Journal Star:
|1||Oakland-Craig (6-0) vs. #5 HCC||same|
|2||Ord (6-0) vs. Twin River *canceled||same|
|3||Archbishop Bergan (6-0) vs. Tekamah-Herman||same|
|4||Aquinas Catholic (4-2) at David City||same|
|5||Hartington Cedar Catholic (6-0) at #1 Oakland||up three|
|6||Yutan (5-1) at Syracuse||up three|
|7||Wilber-Clatonia (3-1) at Centennial||down two|
|8||Sutton (4-1) at Superior * canceled||down two|
|9||Norfolk Catholic (3-2) at BRLD||NR|
|10||GICC (3-3) vs. Hastings St. Cecilia||same|
|Dropped out: #7 Bishop Neumann (3-2)|
Class C2 Omaha World Herald:
|1||Oakland-Craig (6-0), 276-39||same|
|2||Ord (6-0), 296-40||same|
|3||Fremont Bergan (6-0), 268-74||up one|
|4||Sutton (4-1), 154-47||up two|
|5||Norfolk Catholic (3-2), 130-118||up three|
|6||HCC (6-0), 193-87||up three|
|7||Yutan (5-1), 216-92||up three|
|8||David City Aquinas (4-2), 109-61||fell six|
|9||Wilber-Clatonia (3-1), 82-47||fell four|
|10||Centennial (3-3), 93-124||NR|
|Dropped out: #7 Bishop Neumann (3-2)|
Class D1 Lincoln Journal Star:
|1||Cross County (6-0) at East Butler||same|
|2||Burwell (6-0) at Anselmo-Merna (Thurs)||same|
|Thurs. 3||Dundy County Stratton (5-0) at Southern Valley||same|
|4||Tri County (6-0) at Freeman *canceled||same|
|5||Wakefield (5-0) at #8 LCC||up one|
|6||Neligh-Oakdale (5-1) vs. West Holt||up one|
|7||Stanton (4-1) at Madison||up one|
|8||LCC (5-1) vs. #5 Wakefield||up two|
|9||Lutheran High Northeast (5-1) at Plainview||NR|
|10||Thayer Central (5-1) vs. Southern||NR|
|Dropped out: #5 Howells-Dodge (4-2)|
|#9 Nebraska Christian (4-1)|
Class D1 Omaha World Herald:
|1||Dundy County-Stratton (4-0), 226-48||same|
|2||Burwell (5-0), 306-89||Same|
|3||Cross County (5-0), 264-100||same|
|4||Tri County (5-0), 278-62||same|
|5||Wakefield (4-0), 182-64||same|
|6||Neligh-Oakdale (5-1), 342-173||up one|
|7||Stanton (4-1), 211-136||up one|
|8||Nebraska Christian (4-1), 200-146||up one|
|9||Arcadia-Loup City (3-3), 228-135||up one|
|10||Howells-Dodge (4-2), 216-120||fell four|
|Dropped out: none|