Although most Florida teams have not played a regular season game yet, other states around the nation have and that means the national rankings are already getting updates.

Here is this week’s National Rankings Roundup:


In the USA TODAY Super 25, complied by Jim Halley, saw a shift after IMG Academy took a hit with a preseason loss to Plantation American Heritage. As such Plantation American Heritage has made a jump into the Super 25 while IMG Academy fell 20 spots from its initial preseason ranking of No. 2.


Teams ranked, previous ranking in parenthesis 
No. 2: Miami Central (3)
No. 4: St. Thomas Aquinas (5)
No. 13: Cocoa (14)
No. 18: Plantation American Heritage (NR)
No. 22: IMG Academy (2)
No. 25: Flanagan (25)

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The High School Football 100, compiled by’s Dallas Jackson, saw some slight shifts as well as a result of IMG’s loss to Plantation American Heritage and a few other factors from around the country. Apopka joins in the HSFB as ranked team this week and was likely a result of the Blue Darters thrashing 35-14 thrashing of Class 7A Columbia in Lake City.

Teams ranked, previous ranking in parenthesis
No. 3: St. Thomas Aquinas (3)
No. 5: Miami Central (5)
No. 21: Plantation American Heritage (39)
No. 22: IMG Academy (6)
No. 26: Flanagan (25)
No. 31: Mainland (30)
No. 48: Hallandale (49)
No. 55: Coconut Creek (56)
No. 61: Dr. Phillips (63)
No. 70: Wakulla (72)
No. 71: Cocoa (74)
No. 73: Lakeland (76)
No. 75: Manatee (80)
No. 95: Apopka (NR)

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The fall out from IMG’s loss continues with MaxPreps Xcellent 25 rankings as the Ascenders took a big hit, falling from No. 7 to No. 25. The reward for Plantation American Heritage is nowhere to be found as no teams in the Xcellent 25 dropped out this week. However, St. Thomas Aquinas did see its placement in the rankings jump eight spots from the preseason.

Teams ranked, previous ranking in parenthesis
No. 2: 
Miami Central (2)
No. 8: St. Thomas Aquinas (16)
No. 9: Flanagan (9)
No. 18: Mainland (18)
No. 25: IMG Academy (7)


The next update to the PrepNation National Prep Poll will be released on Monday, August 31.


The next update to the High School Football America Top 25 rankings will be released next week.