Class 4A Rankings

#1 Bishop Miege (2-0)
Last: beat Blue Valley West, 48-21

Bishop Miege had more than 460 yards of total offense and defeated Blue Valley West, 48-21. Miege has won eight straight contests. Tim Dorsey had 296 passing yards and five scores. Miege led 41-14 after three quarters. Brison Cobbins rushed for 119 yards with two rushing touchdowns and also had a touchdown catch. Mack Moeller had five catches for 116 yards and two scores, and Phillippe Wesley finished with 97 receiving yards. Daniel Jackson delivered six catches for 76 yards and a touchdown.

Next: at Mill Valley (1-1)
#2 Goddard (2-0)
Last: topped Arkansas City, 48-0

Goddard rolled over Arkansas City, 48-0, on the road and have a key matchup with 2-0 Andover Central this week. Last year, the Lions defeated AC, 17-16, in overtime. Junior Kyler Semrad completed 23 of 39 passes for 398 yards with six touchdowns against one interception. As well, Goddard completed 29 of 47 passes for 487 yards with seven touchdowns against one interception as four players threw a pass. Senior Blake Mitchell hauled in nine catches for 243 yards and three scores.

Next: at Andover Central (2-0)
#3 McPherson (2-0)
Last: shut out Winfield, 47-0

McPherson easily defeated Winfield, 47-0, in Week 2 after the Bullpups required a comeback to beat Salina South, 29-17, in Week 1. Jakob Feil finished with 15 carries for 74 yards and two touchdowns, three total. McPherson tallied 434 yards of total offense, and Winfield had just 28 passing yards. Aaron Powell had six catches for 112 yards and a score. McPherson has key injuries at running back with Matt Ramey, Sky Schreiner and Neal Raymond all unavailable, according to the McPherson Sentinel.

Next: vs. El Dorado (1-1)
#4 Paola (2-0)
Last: beat Fort Scott, 58-0

For the second straight year, Paola cruised to a big win versus Fort Scott. The Panthers won 58-0. Paola had a safety on the game’s first play and led 44-0 entering halftime. Fletcher Aude had three touchdowns, and Evan Phillips rushed for a pair of scores and caught a touchdown pass. Connor Hasz and Kaden Shay added touchdown runs.

Next: at Ottawa (1-1)
#5 Pittsburg (2-0)
Last: beat Chanute, 41-27

Pittsburg defeated Chanute, 41-27, behind 14 carries for 206 yards and four touchdowns from Shay Mahnken. The Purple Dragons have won 10 straight in the series, though Chanute had its closest margin against Pittsburg since ’13. Pittsburg has a big test at Blue Valley North this week.

Next: at Blue Valley North (0-2)

Others Considered: Andover Central (2-0), Buhler (2-0), KC Piper (2-0), Spring Hill (2-0), Tonganoxie (2-0)

Last updated: September 15, 2019 - 11:16 pm