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High school football: Suburban Conference rankings for Week 6

William Chrisman quarterback James Bailey runs the ball between a couple of blockers during a recent practice.
William Chrisman quarterback James Bailey runs the ball between a couple of blockers during a recent practice. skeyser@kcstar.com

Suburban Gold Conference

1. Blue Springs (5-1, 3-0)

Beat Rockhurst 24-7; Friday vs. Lee’s Summit North

The Wildcats handed the ball to Jaylen Ivey 36 times, and he responded with two touchdowns.

2. Lee’s Summit (5-1, 2-1)

Beat Lee’s Summit North 55-28; Friday vs. Blue Springs South

Senior quarterback Dalton Hill threw for 263 yards and ran for 127 more in the Tigers’ fifth straight win.

3. Blue Springs South (4-2, 2-1)

Beat Raymore-Peculiar 35-33; Friday at Lee’s Summit

The Jaguars have won four straight, the latest propelled by a second-half comeback.

4. Lee’s Summit West (4-2, 3-2)

Beat Park Hill 36-29; Friday vs. Fort Osage

After an injury to starting quarterback Cole Taylor, Ben Kobel led the Titans to an overtime victory.

5. Raymore-Peculiar (4-2, 2-1)

Lost to Blue Springs South 35-33; Friday at Park Hill

The Panthers topped 30 points for the fifth time in six games but suffered their first conference loss.

6. Park Hill (3-3, 1-3)

Lost to Lee’s Summit West 36-29; Friday vs. Raymore-Peculiar

In all three of their losses, the Trojans have held a halftime lead.

7. Lee’s Summit North (1-5, 0-5)

Lost to Lee’s Summit 55-28; Friday at Blue Springs

The Broncos’ best offensive output of the season was offset by five turnovers.

Suburban Red Conference

1. Park Hill South (5-1, 3-0)

Beat Liberty North 15-14; Friday at Liberty

The Panthers’ third straight win sets up a showdown with Liberty for the conference title.

2. Liberty (5-1, 3-0)

Lost to Platte County 38-30; Friday vs. Park Hill South

After back-to-back comeback wins, the Blue Jays failed to hold a halftime lead.

3. Liberty North (2-4, 2-2)

Lost to Park Hill South 15-14; Friday at St. Joseph Central

Senior running back Jon Redmond ran for 161 yards and a score in a defensive contest.

4. Raytown (2-4, 1-3)

Beat Ruskin 41-6; Friday vs. Kearney

The Blue Jays have actually outscored their opponents this year but haven’t won close games.

5. Truman (3-3, 1-2)

Beat St. Joseph Central 51-48; Friday at Battle

After totaling 40 points across the first four games, the Patriots have scored 126 in their last two.

6. St. Joseph Central (1-5, 0-3)

Lost to Truman 51-48; Friday vs. Liberty North

The Indians have allowed an average of 47 points per game over the last three weeks.

Suburban White Conference

1. William Chrisman (6-0, 3-0)

Beat Staley 43-39; Friday at North Kansas City

The Bears took hold of the conference lead and sealed their first winning season since 1981.

2. Staley (4-2, 2-1)

Lost to William Chrisman 43-39; Friday vs. Oak Park

Julian Ross scored five touchdowns, but it was in a losing effort.

3. Fort Osage (2-4, 2-1)

Beat North Kansas City 21-6; Friday at Lee’s Summit West

The Indians turned in their best defensive performance of the season, forcing four turnovers.

4. North Kansas City (2-4, 1-2)

Lost to Fort Osage 21-6; Friday vs. William Chrisman

The Hornets couldn’t muster much offensively, totaling less than 100 yards in each half.

5. Ruskin (1-5, 1-2)

Lost to Raytown 41-6; Friday at Belton

The Golden Eagles had shown life offensively in two straight weeks but struggled Friday.

6. Oak Park (0-6, 0-3)

Lost to Grandview 24-6; Friday at Staley

The long season continued for the Northmen, who haven’t won since last October.

Suburban Blue Conference

1. Kearney (6-0, 4-0)

Beat Belton 23-21; Friday at Raytown

Anthony Pritzel threw for three touchdowns and ran for another in the Bulldogs’ biggest test yet.

2. Belton (3-3, 3-1)

Lost to Kearney 23-21; Friday vs. Ruskin

The Pirates ran for more than five yards per carry in a comeback effort that fell just short.

3. Platte County (4-2, 1-1)

Beat Liberty 38-30; Friday vs. Raytown South

Jacob Post’s blocked punt return for a touchdown ignited the Pirates’ second-half comeback.

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

Beat Winnetonka 43-6; Friday at Platte County

Five different players scored for the Cardinals, who led 40-0 at halftime.

5. Grandview (2-4, 0-2)

Beat to Oak Park 24-6; Friday vs. Winnetonka

The Bulldogs have figured something out defensively, and it’s equaled back-to-back wins.

6. Winnetonka (1-5, 0-3)

Lost to Raytown South 43-6; Friday at Grandview

James McMullen ran for a 1-yard score to prevent a shutout.