Somerville remains the highest rated team in the Big Central, according to the Week 4 Strength Index numbers published by Gridiron New Jersey, the NJSIAA’s official playoff qualification calculator.
While Gridiron does not release the full list, Central Jersey Sports Radio will continue to compile the numbers each week.
The top team overall in the state was St. Peter’s Prep, with an SI of 97.75. The Marauders are followed by Bergen Catholic (96.76), Cedar Creek (94.35), Red Bank Catholic (91.95) and DePaul (92.52) to round out the top five.
Holy Spirit is 6th at 92.31, followed by St. Augustine (92.06), Seton Hall Prep (91.95), Rumson-Fair Haven (90.36) and Donovan Catholic (89.78)
Idle Somerville (87.54) dropped from 11th to 15th as teams behind them last week passed them in Week 4.
Click below to download a PDF of all the teams in New Jersey ranked by Strength Index values. Big Central teams are highlighted in yellow. Independent area teams are in blue.
Here are the rankings for all 60 teams in the Big Central Conference:
Below are the top ten gainers in Strength Index for Week 4: