Despite a 30-14 win over Kahuku, ranked No. 2 in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser Top 10, two-time defending state champion Saint Louis dropped a spot in the USA Today Super 25 released today.
The Crusaders (3-0), who remained at No. 10 in the MaxPreps Xcellent 25, dropped to No. 12 in the USA Today rankings. Saint Louis was passed by Miami Central (Fla.), which actually lost a game over the weekend.
The Rockets lost in five overtimes to No. 6 St. John’s College (Washington D.C.). The Cadets, quarterbacked by Kahuku transfer Sol-Jay Maiava, face No. 1 IMG Academy (Fla.) this week.
Saint Louis is back on the field to play Punahou in a critical ILH clash on Saturday night at Aloha Stadium. The Buffanblu are coming off a 43-21 victory over No. 3 Mililani and could rise in the latest Honolulu Star-Advertiser rankings released later today.
Saint Louis has now won 18 games in a row dating back to 2016 and has outscored its three opponents this season 146-27.