St. Joseph Prep’s 34-30 victory over St. John’s (Washington D.C.) opened the door for the Saint Louis Crusaders to jump another spot to No. 7 in the latest MaxPreps Xcellent 25 released today.
The Crusaders handled Kamehameha with ease, 42-7, on Friday night at Aloha Stadium to run their winning streak to 30 games.
Defensive back Harvey Welch took an interception to the house on the second place from scrimmage and safety Kamo’i Latu also scored on defense for the Crusaders.
The only points Saint Louis gave up came on a pick-6.
No. 3 St. John Bosco (Calif.), which will play at Mililani on Sept. 21, rolled Liberty (Nev.) 49-7 in the Polynesian Football Classic on Friday with quarterback DJ Uiagalelei accounting for six touchdowns.
St. John’s, which dropped to No. 16 and is quarterbacked by former Kahuku standout Sol-Jay Maiava, can do the Crusaders a favor by beating No. 5 Duncanville (Texas) this weekend.
No. 1 Mater Dei (Calif.) plays No. 2 St. Frances Academy (Md.) on Saturday.
The Crusaders will play Kahuku, which is coming off a win at Timpview (Utah), on Saturday at Aloha Stadium.