A handful of high schools in the Illinois Valley continue to show up in state football rankings.
Princeton is still ranked 2nd in Class 3A, picking up three first-place votes. They are just ten overall votes behind top-ranked Wilmington.
In Class 5A, unbeaten Streator is making its debut in the rankings with a handful of votes putting them just outside the top 10. In Class 1A, the St. Bede Bruins and Marquette Crusaders are both receiving votes to be considered honorable mention.