High School: Connecticut Top 25 – Thanksgiving Week

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Poll put together by Jake Klein
NEFJ Correspondent

1. West Haven – Last week: IDLE – Next Up: at No. 11 Fairfield Prep, Wed., 6 p.m.

2. Southington – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at No. 21 Cheshire, Thu., 10 a.m.

3. Greenwich – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at No. 18 Staples, Thu., 10 a.m.

4. Maloney – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at Platt, Thu., 10:30 a.m.

5. New Canaan – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at No. 9 Darien, Thu., 10 a.m.

6. St. Joseph – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: No. 7 Trumbull, Thu., 10:30 a.m.

7. Trumbull – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at No. 6 St. Joseph, Thu., 10:30 a.m.

8. Killingly – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at Woodstock, Thu., 10:30 a.m.

9. Darien – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: No. 5 New Canaan, Thu., 10 a.m.

10. Hamden – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: Notre Dame-West Haven, Thu., 10:30 a.m.

11. Fairfield Prep – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: No. 2 West Haven, Wed., 6 p.m.

12. Masuk – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: No. 17 Newtown, Thu., 6:30 p.m.

13. Bloomfield – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: No. 20 Windsor, Tue., 6:30 p.m.

14. Ansonia – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at Naugatuck, Thu., 10 a.m.

15. Berlin – Last Week: The Redcoats capped an undefeated 10-0 regular season with a 35-21 win over Middletown Thursday. Junior runner Elijah Santos ran for two scores and quarterback Lorenzo Miele contributed two more—one by ground and one by air. With the victory, Berlin edges out one-loss Bloomfield for the CCC III title and will head to postseason play in two weeks.

16. Cromwell/Portland – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: Rocky Hill, Wed., 6 p.m.

17. Newtown – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at No. 12 Masuk, Thu., 6:30 p.m.

18. Staples – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: No 3. Greenwich, Thu., 10 a.m.

19. Wethersfield – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: Newington, Wed., 6 p.m.

20. Windsor – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at No. 13 Bloomfield, Tue., 6:30 p.m.

21. Cheshire – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: No. 1 Southington, Thu., 10 a.m.

22. New Fairfield – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at New Milford, Tue., 7 p.m.

23. North Haven – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: at Amity, Wed., 6 p.m.

24. Shelton – Last Week: IDLE – Next Up: Xavier, Mon., 7 p.m.

25. Glastonbury – Last Week: The Guardians trounced Simsbury 51-10 on the road Saturday, finishing the regular season 8-2 to top off a surprise campaign. Six different rushers carried Glastonbury, highlighted by Jack Petrone’s 16-carry, 168-yard, two-touchdown night. With the win, the Guardians leapfrog Hall, but remain in third place in a crowded CCC I ladder behind one-loss Maloney and one-loss Southington.