1 HOOVER ( Ala.)
The Bucs improved to 3-0 by beating Carver ( Ala.) 45-12 last Friday. Senior
quarterback Ross Wilson threw three touchdown passes, and sophomore running
back Jemeriz Owens had a 17-yard rushing TD and an 85-yard kickoff return for
another score. Hoover travels to rival Spain Park ( Ala.) on Friday.
2 LAKELAND ( Fla.)
On the strength of senior running back Chris Rainey's 126 rushing yards, the
Dreadnaughts (3-0) drubbed Winter Haven ( Fla.) 34-7 last Saturday. Next up: No.
10 St. Xavier of Cincinnati on Saturday (box, below left).
3 OAKS CHRISTIAN
( Westlake Village, Calif.) The Lions (2-0) routed Muir ( Calif.) 60-6 last
Friday as senior quarterback Jimmy Clausen completed 7 of 8 passes for 275
yards and four touchdowns. Senior running back-linebacker Marc Tyler ran for
two TDs and returned a fumble for another. After a bye week, Oaks Christian
visits ninth-ranked St. Bonaventure, of Ventura, Calif., on Sept. 22.
4 WARREN CENTRAL
( Indianapolis) With a whopping 523 yards on the ground, the Warriors (4-0)
crushed Ben Davis of Indianapolis 76-7. Senior running back Darren Evans (six
TDs) led the attack. Warren Central is at North Central of Indianapolis on
(Southlake, Texas) The Dragons (1-0) opened with a 49-13 win over Lake
Highlands of Dallas, their 33rd consecutive victory and 64th in 65 games.
Carroll hosts Evangel Christian, of Shreveport, La., on Thursday.