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High school football: Suburban Conference Week 3 White and Blue division rankings

Oak Park quarterback Andrew Harris and his Northmen teammates suffered a setback to Excelsior Springs last week and will square off against North Kansas City this week.
Oak Park quarterback Andrew Harris and his Northmen teammates suffered a setback to Excelsior Springs last week and will square off against North Kansas City this week. jsleezer@kcstar.com

Here are the Suburban Conference White and Blue divisions high school football rankings after Week 3, including league record, overall record, last week’s result, this week’s opponent and a comment.

SUBURBAN WHITE CONFERENCE

1. Staley (3-0, 1-0)

Beat Platte County 55-42; Friday vs. Blue Springs South

Tailback Julian Ross has an astounding 10 touchdowns in the past two weeks.

2. William Chrisman (3-0, 2-0)

Beat Truman 48-14; Friday at Grandview

Quarterback James Bailey accounted for six touchdowns in the Bears’ third straight win.

3. Fort Osage (0-3, 0-0)

Lost to Lee’s Summit 45-27; Friday at Ruskin

The Indians have found momentum in the running game. Three different players rushed for touchdowns.

4. North Kansas City (0-3, 0-1)

Lost to Raytown South 33-11; Friday vs. Oak Park

Running back Damon Whitmill topped 100 yards in the loss.

5. Oak Park (0-3, 0-1)

Lost to Excelsior Springs 14-7; Friday at North Kansas City

The Northmen have scored only three times in three weeks.

6. Ruskin (0-3, 0-1)

Lost to St. Joseph Central 38-0; Friday vs. Fort Osage

The Golden Eagles forced five fumbles in the first half but failed to turn any into points.

SUBURBAN BLUE CONFERENCE

1. Kearney (3-0, 2-0)

Beat Grandview 38-14; Friday vs. Winnetonka

The defense held Grandview to just 2.9 yards per carry and forced four turnovers.

2. Platte County (2-1, 1-0)

Lost to Staley 55-42; Friday vs. Harrisonville

The Class 4 Pirates were competitive in the back-and-forth shootout against a top Class 5 program.

3. Raytown South (2-1, 0-1)

Beat North Kansas City 33-11; Friday vs. Belton

Vontrae Booker had touchdown runs of 91 and 4 yards to bookend the victory.

4. Belton (1-2, 1-0)

Beat Winnetonka 42-6; Friday at Raytown South

After allowing 83 points in two weeks, the Pirates shut out Winnetonka over the final three quarters.

5. Grandview (0-3, 0-2)

Lost to Kearney 38-14; Friday vs. William Chrisman

Sylvester Brewster was a bright spot with four catches, including a 26-yard touchdown.

6. Winnetonka (0-3, 0-1)

Lost to Belton 42-6; Friday at Kearney

Der’ruan Brown caught a 32-yard touchdown pass, the team’s lone score.

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