Preseason Top 25 Teams

Teams do not play the same level of competition so we take that and many other factors into consideration when making these rankings.

Please Note:
These rankings will be updated weekly.
Classes are not official until the end of the season.

Rank Previous Rank School Name Conference Class 2015 Record
1 N/A Loyola Chicago Catholic League 8A 9-0 (14-0)
2 N/A Glenbard West West Suburban Conference 7A 9-0 (14-0)
3 N/A Glenbard North DuPage Valley Conference 7A 9-0 (14-0)
4 N/A Lincoln Way East South Suburban Conference 7A 7-2 (8-3)
5 N/A Homewood Flossmoor South Suburban Conference 8A 8-1 (10-2)
6 N/A Montini Suburban Christian Conference 5A 9-0 (14-0)
7 N/A East St. Louis Southwestern Conference 6A 3-6 (Teacher Strike)
8 N/A Marist East Suburban Catholic Conference 8A 5-4 (9-5)
9 N/A Mount Carmel Chicago Catholic League 7A 7-2 (8-3)
10 N/A Cary Grove Fox Valley Conference 7A 8-1 (11-2)
11 N/A Brother Rice Chicago Catholic League 8A 8-1 (10-2)
12 N/A Prairie Ridge Fox Valley Conference 6A 8-1 (11-2)
13 N/A Phillips Chicago Public League 4A 9-0 (14-0)
14 N/A Nazareth East Suburban Catholic Conference 5A 7-2 (12-2)
15 N/A Palatine Mid-Suburban League 8A 7-2 (10-3)
16 N/A Maine South Central Suburban League 7A 7-2 (8-3)
17 N/A Libertyville North Suburban Conference 7A 9-0 (13-1)
18 N/A Bolingbrook Southwest Suburban Conference 8A 5-4 (5-5)
19 N/A St. Rita Chicago Catholic League 7A 3-6 (3-6)
20 N/A Hinsdale Central West Suburban Conference 8A 7-2 (7-3)
21 N/A Neuqua Valley DuPage Valley Conference 8A 6-3 (7-4)
22 N/A Waubonsie Valley DuPage Valley Conference 8A 5-4 (6-5)
23 N/A Bishop McNamara Chicago Catholic League 3A 8-1 (13-1)
24 N/A Althoff Catholic South Seven Conference 4A 9-0 (13-1)
25 N/A DeKalb Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference 6A 7-2 (9-3)

Honorable Mention/Teams To Watch

All of these teams have an argument to be on this list and are teams to look out for this season. In alphabetical order…

Arcola, Barrington, Batavia, Benet, Bradley-Bourbonnais, Centralia, Crete-Monee, De La Salle, Edwardsville, Fenwick, Hinsdale South, Huntley, Immaculate Conception, Jacobs, Joliet Catholic, Lake Zurich, Lemont, Lyons Township, Marengo, Marian Central, Mater Dei, Naperville Central, New Trier, Oak Park River Forrest, Oswego, Oswego East, Providence, Rochester, Rockford East, Rockford Lutheran, Sacred Heart Griffin, St. Laurence, St. Charles North, Simeon, Stevenson, Warren Township.