Here are the Suburban Conference Gold and Red divisions high school football rankings after Week 4, including league record, overall record, last week’s result, this week’s opponent and a comment.
SUBURBAN GOLD CONFERENCE
1. Blue Springs (3-1, 3-0)
Beat Park Hill 42-25; Friday at Shawnee Mission West
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The Wildcats fell behind 18 points and then sidestepped an injury to tailback Aveion Bell during the comeback.
2. Lee’s Summit (3-1, 1-1)
Beat Rock Bridge 36-0; Friday at Olathe South
After allowing 58 points in a season-opening loss, the Tigers have given up 40 total across three wins.
3. Raymore-Peculiar (3-1, 2-0)
Lost to Rockhurst 21-0; Friday vs. St. Joseph Central
The Panthers had averaged 120 points over the first three weeks but lost the battle up front against Rockhurst.
4. Lee’s Summit West (2-2, 2-2)
Beat Lee’s Summit North 21-13; Friday vs. Lawrence
The Titans defense held Lee’s Summit North to 60 rushing yards on 29 carries.
5. Blue Springs South (2-2, 1-1)
Beat Staley 31-21; Thursday at Olathe North
Camden Sprouse ran for three touchdowns and threw for another in a win against The Star’s big-class No. 2 team.
6. Park Hill (2-2, 1-2)
Lost to Blue Springs 42-25; Friday vs. Lawrence Free State
Junior Billy Maples threw three touchdowns, and the Trojans built an 18-0 lead. It didn’t last.
7. Lee’s Summit North (0-4, 0-4)
Lost to Lee’s Summit West 21-13; Thursday at Olathe Northwest
Missouri commit Da’Ron Davis caught 11 passes in a losing effort.
SUBURBAN RED CONFERENCE
1. Liberty (4-0, 3-0)
Beat Raytown 40-36; Friday at Olathe East
The Blue Jays erased a 10-point deficit over the final 13 minutes to stay unbeaten.
2. Park Hill South (3-1, 1-0)
Beat St. Joseph Central 50-37; Friday at Raytown
After surpassing last year’s win total, the Panthers moved into the Missouri Class 5 state poll at No. 9.
3. Liberty North (2-2, 2-1)
Beat Truman 21-0; Friday vs. Kearney
That’s the second shutout in three weeks for the Eagles.
4. Raytown (1-3, 1-2)
Lost to Liberty 40-36; Friday vs. Park Hill South
The Bluejays couldn’t hold a 10-point lead. Their last two losses have come by a combined six points.
5. Truman (1-3, 0-2)
Lost to Liberty North 21-0; Friday vs. Van Horn
Junior tailback Alex Kimble topped 100 rushing yard, but the Patriots’ drives stalled in Liberty North territory.
6. St. Joseph Central (1-3, 0-2)
Lost to Park Hill South 50-37; Friday at Raymore-Peculiar
After a slow start offensively, the Indians have scored 75 points in two weeks.