Here are the Suburban Conference Gold and Red 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 GOLD CONFERENCE
1. Raymore-Peculiar (3-0, 2-0)
Beat Lee’s Summit West 42-35; Friday vs. Rockhurst
It was tough sledding for tailback Noah Durham, but he still found the end zone twice.
2. Blue Springs (2-1, 2-0)
Lost to Fayetteville 26-21; Friday vs. Park Hill
The Wildcats’ potential game-winning drive stalled inside the 35-yard line late in the fourth.
3. Lee’s Summit (2-1, 1-1)
Beat Fort Osage 45-27; Friday at Rock Bridge
The spread offense accounted for nearly 500 yards, enough to overcome four turnovers.
4. Lee’s Summit West (1-2, 1-2)
Lost to Raymore-Peculiar 42-35; Friday at Lee’s Summit North
Titans quarterback Cole Taylor threw for 328 yards and four touchdowns in the loss.
5. Park Hill (2-1, 1-1)
Beat Park Hill South 24-23; Friday at Blue Springs
Senior linebacker Chester Graves stoned Park Hill South’s game-winning two-point conversion attempt.
6. Blue Springs South (1-2, 1-1)
Beat Lee’s Summit North 31-13; Friday at Staley
The Missouri Class 6 defending state champion gave Jon Oyler his first head coaching victory.
7. Lee’s Summit North (0-3, 0-3)
Lost to Blue Springs South 31-13; Friday vs. Lee’s Summit West
Quarterback Caleb Aston’s two touchdowns were too late after the Broncos fell behind 21-0.
SUBURBAN RED CONFERENCE
1. Liberty (3-0, 2-0)
Beat Liberty North 30-20; Friday at Raytown
The Blue Jays won the first ever football matchup with their crosstown rivals.
2. Park Hill South (2-1, 0-0)
Lost to Park Hill 24-23; Friday vs. St. Joseph Central
Albeit in a losing effort, the Panthers proved their resurgence isn’t a fluke.
3. Liberty North (1-2, 1-1)
Lost to Liberty 30-20; Thursday vs. Truman
Brett DeMeyer intercepted three passes in the loss, and he returned one for a touchdown.
4. Raytown (1-2, 1-1)
Lost to Grain Valley 20-18; Friday vs. Liberty
The Bluejays grabbed a fourth-quarter lead but couldn’t make it stick.
5. Truman (1-2, 0-1)
Lost to William Chrisman 48-14; Thursday at Liberty North
The Patriots allowed their rivals to gain more than 450 yards of offense.
6. St. Joseph Central (1-2, 0-1)
Beat Ruskin 38-0; Friday at Park Hill South
The Indians provided coach Phil Pitts with his first victory with the program.