HSGameTime high school football rankings, Oct. 9
The HSGameTime rankings are based on the combined vote of writers Eric-Paul Johnson and Landon Negri.
1. CENTENNIAL (4-1)
The Huskies rolled up 727 yards in their Big VIII League opener against Roosevelt.
Previous ranking: 1
Up next: Friday vs. Santiago
2. HERITAGE (5-1)
The Patriots routed Lakeside and improved to 36-0 all-time in Sunbelt League play.
Previous ranking: 2
Up next: Friday at Elsinore
3. MURRIETA VALLEY (4-2)
The Nighthawks outscored Vista Murrieta 24-0 over the second and third quarters.
Previous ranking: 3
Up next: Friday vs. Chaparral
4. CITRUS HILL (5-1)
The Hawks had no trouble dispatching Tahquitz in a Mountain Pas League opener.
Previous ranking: 5
Up next: Friday at West Valley
5. ROOSEVELT (4-2)
The Mustangs’ offense had five touchdowns of at least 44 yards against Centennial.
Previous ranking: 4
Up next: Friday at Corona
6. CAJON (5-1)
The Cowboys have outscored opponents 154-10 in three Citrus Belt League games.
Previous ranking: 6
Up next: Friday vs. Citrus Valley at San Bernardino Valley College
7. SANTIAGO (5-1)
The Sharks trailed after one quarter but ended up cruising to a 42-14 win over King.
Previous ranking: 7
Up next: Oct. 6 vs. King
T8. RANCHO VERDE (4-2)
The Mustangs scored 75 points, the second-highest total in the program’s history.
Previous ranking: 8
Up next: Friday vs. Valley View
T8. YUCAIPA (6-0)
The Thunderbirds are off to a 6-0 start for the second time in seven seasons.
Previous ranking: 9
Up next: Friday at Carter
T10. PALOMA VALLEY (5-1)
The Wildcats have won five straight games since an opening-week loss to Cajon.
Previous ranking: 10
Up next: Friday at Lakeside
T10. NORCO (3-3)
The Cougars registered 12 sacks in their Big VIII League opener against Corona.
Previous ranking: NR
Up next: Friday at King
Also receiving a vote: Murrieta Mesa (6-0)