2021 FALL RANKINGS (thru Sept. 26, 2021)

The updated Top 50 rankings will be posted each Tuesday through the rest of the fall season. The fall season includes teams from the following states: Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, D.C.Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia (VISAA teams only), West Virginia and Wisconsin. Rankings are compiled by Prep Network’s Director of Soccer Sheldon Shealer.


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  • 1
    St. Ignatius Cleveland, Ohio
    St. Ignatius handled Toledo St. Francis de Sales 7-0 last week, marking its ninth shutout of the season. The Wildcats also have won nine of 11 matches by at least five goals this season.
  • 2
    St. Benedict’s Newark, New Jersey
    Sophomore sensation Ransford Gyan scored in the 44th minute as St. Benedict's edged nationally ranked Pennington 1-0 in a clash of New Jersey powers. Ryan Johnson had the assists. Marcilio Soares. had three saves while earning the shutout in goal.
  • 3
    Pingry School Basking Ridge, New Jersey
    Pingry's three-win week was capped by a 5-2 come-from-behind win over Archbishop Moeller at the NXT LVL Invitational in Albany, N.Y. Moeller scored the first two goals before Pingry rallied behind two goals and three assists from Tufts commit Daniel Yanez and two goals and one assist from Division I recruit Daniel Ittycheria. Sebastien Sampedro scored Pingry's other goal.
  • 4
    Martin Luther King Manhattan, New York
    Hakim Karamoko scored two goals and had one assist and Sebastien George added two goals as MLK defeated Washington Irving 4-1 in the team's only match last week.
  • 5
    Seton Hall Prep West Orange, New Jersey
    Marty Berman collected his 500th coaching victory as Seton Hall Prep defeated Millburn 6-0 to finish a two-win week. Berman has a mark of 500-190-94 in 36 years at the school. Eddie Krupski scored two second-half goals to lead the victory.
  • 6
    Anchor Bay Fair Haven, Michigan
    Anchor Bay defeated Chippewa Valley and Utica Ford last week to stay perfect. The tars face a challenging week with Sterling Heights Stevenson, regionally ranked Macomb Dakota and always-strong Stoney Creek.
  • 7
    Calvert Hall Towson, Maryland
    After edging Concordia Prep 2-1, Calvert Hall shut out Archbishop Spalding and Archbishop Curley to run its win streak to seven matches.
  • 8
    Pennington School Pennington, New Jersey
    Pennington gave St. Benedict's its most challenging match of the season before falling 1-0 on a second-half goal. Pennington doesn't fslip far in the rankings as it could get a rematch with St. Benedict's in late October or early November in the New Jersey Prep A playoffs.
  • 9
    Myers Park Charlotte, North Carolina
    After a slow start to the season with only three games in the first month, Myers Park put together a three-win week last week to double its win total. Gannon Peters and Michael Guarda were the team's offensive standouts last week.
  • 10
    Conestoga Berwyn, Pennsylvania
    Conestoga defeated Strath Haven, Holy Ghost Prep and Haverford last week to stay perfect.
  • 11
    Noblesville Noblesville, Indiana
    Cole Bramblett, whose sister is leading Noblesville's girls to a FAB 50 No. 1 ranking, got into the scoring action last week, netting the winner in the team's 1-0 decision over Homestead. In something that is unique to Indiana, teams at this time of the season will play Saturday doubleheaders. Before beating Homestead, Noblesville pinned a 3-0 loss on Fort Wayne Carroll earlier in the day.
  • 12
    Berwyn-Cicero Morton Berwyn-Cicero, Illinois
    While Morton is known for its stellar attack, its the team's defense that has stood out this fall. The team has allowed only four goals while climbing to No. 1 in the state by Chicagoland Soccer.
  • 13
    New Albany New Albany, Ohio
    New Albany defeated Gahanna Lincoln and Copley last week to stay perfect. This week, New Albany faces Archbishop Moeller in a telling match. Moeller is coming off a trip to the NXT LVL invitational where it went 2-1, beating teams from New York and Maryland and losing to FAB 50 No. 3 Pingry (N.J.).
  • 14
    SLUH St. Louis, Missouri
    SLUH went on the road last weekend to pin multi-goal losses on Lexington Clay (Ky.) and Evansville Memorial (Ind.). Stephen Saladin paced the offensive with four goals and one assist.
  • 15
    Evanston Evanston, Illinois
    Evanston tied last year's undefeated top-ranked team Warren in the lone blemsih on an otherwise stellar multi-win week.
  • 16
    La Salle Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania
    La Salle took over first place in the Philadelphia Catholic League, beating Archbishop Wood 4-0 to highlight a two-win week. La Salle is the lone undefeated team in the league while five other contenders, including Archbishop Wood, only have one loss.
  • 17
    Delbarton School Morristown, New Jersey
    La Salle took over first place in the Philadelphia Catholic League, beating Archbishop Wood 4-0 to highlight a two-win week. La Salle is the lone undefeated team in the league while five other contenders, including Archbishop Wood, only have one loss.
  • 18
    St. Charles East St. Charles, Illinois
    St. Charles East won its sixth straight game, beating South Elgin 8-1 to cap the week. St. Charles East clashes with No. 20 Fremd this week.
  • 19
    New Trier Winnetka, Illinois
    New Trier swept the Glenbrook schools - North and South last week. This week, New Trier takes on regionally ranked Whitefish Bay (Wis.) and former region-ranked St. Francis de Sales (Ohio).
  • 20
    Fremd Palatine, Illinois
    Fremd is riding an eight-match win streak, six by shutout. The team clashes with St. Charles East this week.
  • 21
    Marquette Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Marquette went 2-0 at the annual Jesuit Classic, beating regionally ranked Rockhurst Jesuit (Mo.) and Regis Jesuit (Colo.). Marquette received its four goals from four different players.
  • 22
    St. Dominic O’Fallon, Missouri
    George Morrow and Nate Grewe each scored twice as St. Dominic rolled to an 8-0 win over Borgia in its only match last week.
  • 23
    Kentucky Country Day Louisville, Kentucky
    Kentucky Country Day's amazing season continued with a 2-1 win over Frankfort in Kentucky's All "A" state title. Brendan Schonwetter and Youssef Alsorogi scored the goals. In addition to the upcoming state tournament that is an open event with all schools, Kentucky also offers the All "A" tournament within the regular season for the state's smaller schools.
  • 24
    John Jay East Fishkill, New York
    Connor Howe scored the first two goals as John Jay stunned previously undefeated and FAB 50-ranked Mamaroneck 5-1 in a clash of undefeated teams. The result marked Mamaroneck's first loss since November of 2019 as the team went undefeated during the 2020-21 season.
  • 25
    Fishers Fishers, Indiana
    It's never easy playing twice in a day, and after routing Evansville Harrison 9-0 in the morning, Fishers could only manage a draw with Penn. The result causes Fishers to slide a little in this week's FAB 50, but remain in the Top 25.
  • 26
    Gil St. Bernard’s Gladstone, New Jersey
  • 27
    Bernards Bernardsville, New Jersey
  • 28
    North Oldham Goshen, Kentucky
  • 29
    McDonogh Owings Mills, Maryland
  • 30
    Upper Arlington Upper Arlington, Ohio
  • 31
    Westerville Central Westerville, Ohio
  • 32
    Boylan Catholic Rockford, Illinois
  • 33
    Fayetteville-Manlius Manlius, New York
  • 34
    Dodge City Dodge City, Kansas
  • 35
    Arapahoe Centennial, Colorado
  • 36
    St. Thomas Aquinas Overland Park, Kansas
  • 37
    Lower Merion Ardmore, Pennsylvania
  • 38
    Christian Brothers College St. Louis, Missouri
  • 39
    Legacy Broomfield, Colorado
  • 40
    Fairfield Prep Fairfield, Connecticut
  • 41
    Somers Lincolndale, New York
  • 42
    Southwest Guilford High Point, North Carolina
  • 43
    Seneca Valley Harmony, Pennsylvania
  • 44
    Lee’s Summit Lee's Summit, Missouri
  • 45
    Maple Grove Maple Grove, Minnesota
  • 46
    Loyola Academy Wilmette, Illinois
  • 47
    Christian Brothers Academy Lincroft, New Jersey
  • 48
    Baldwinsville Baldwinsville, New York
  • 49
    Triad Troy, Illinois
  • 50
    Sandia Albuquerque, New Mexico