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Iowa high school football Week 1: How the ranked teams fared

(The Gazette)
(The Gazette)

Non-district play always brings a slate of intriguing Iowa high school football games and the first week of the 2019 season was no different.

Here’s a look at how the teams ranked in the preseason Gazette/KGYM poll fared Friday night.

CLASS 4A

No. 1 West Des Moines Dowling beat No. 3 Waukee, 21-17

No. 2 West Des Moines Valley beat Southeast Polk, 31-20

No. 3 Cedar Falls beat Ames, 39-3

No. 3 Waukee lost to No. 1 West Des Moines Dowling, 21-17

No. 5 Ankeny Centennial beat No. 7 Ankeny, 17-14 (OT)

No. 6 Iowa City West lost to 3A No. 5 North Scott, 14-7

No. 7 Ankeny lost to No. 5 Ankeny Centennial, 17-14 (OT)

No. 8 Bettendorf beat Pleasant Valley, 20-6

No. 9 Cedar Rapids Kennedy beat Cedar Rapids Jefferson, 21-10

No. 10 Fort Dodge beat Mason City, 65-0

 

CLASS 3A

No. 1 Western Dubuque beat Clinton, 42-0

No. 2 Cedar Rapids Xavier beat Iowa City Regina, 35-0

No. 3 Solon beat Mount Vernon, 35-7

No. 4 Sergeant Bluff-Luton lost to No. 7 Lewis Central, 35-7

No. 5 North Scott beat 4A No. 6 Iowa City West, 14-7

No. 6 Pella beat Dallas Center-Grimes, 14-0

No. 7 Lewis Central beat No. 4 Sergeant Bluff-Luton, 35-7

No. 8 Spencer lost to 2A No. 9 Spirit Lake, 39-21

No. 9 Harlan beat Denison-Schleswig, 27-22

No. 10 Clear Creek Amana lost to Mount Pleasant, 42-20

 

CLASS 2A

No. 1 Waukon beat Decorah, 36-7

No. 2 Clear Lake beat 1A No. 10 Osage, 56-12

No. 3 Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley lost to 1A No. 1 West Sioux, 62-35

No. 4 Algona beat Humboldt, 61-27

No. 5 Chariton lost to Creston/O-M, 42-0

No. 6 Greene County beat Perry, 54-0

No. 7 Crestwood beat Charles City, 34-27

No. 8 Waterloo Columbus beat Iowa Falls-Alden, 35-6

No. 9 Monroe PCM beat Newton, 29-28 (OT)

No. 9 Spirit Lake beat 3A No. 8 Spencer, 39-21

No. 9 West Liberty lost to 1A No. 4 West Branch, 28-6

 

CLASS 1A

No. 1 West Sioux beat 2A No. 3 Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley, 62-35

No. 2 Dike-New Hartford beat Denver, 48-0

No. 3 Van Meter beat Earlham, 33-12

No. 4 West Branch beat 2A No. 9 West Liberty, 28-6

No. 5 West Lyon beat Central Lyon/George-Little Rock, 35-0

No. 6 South Central Calhoun beat East Sac County, 44-0

No. 7 Pella Christian lost to Oskaloosa, 29-22

No. 8 Treynor beat Logan-Magnolia, 35-12

No. 9 Interstate 35 beat Central Decatur, 34-6

No. 10 Bellevue lost to A No. 5 Edgewood-Colesburg, 28-7

No. 10 Osage lost to 2A No. 2 Clear Lake, 56-12

 

CLASS A

No. 1 West Hancock beat Garner GHV, 48-26

No. 2 Hudson lost to Jesup, 7-5

No. 3 Wapsie Valley beat Clayton Ridge, 52-13

No. 4 Saint Ansgar beat West Fork, 66-14

No. 5 Edgewood-Colesburg beat 1A No. 10 Bellevue, 28-7

No. 6 Alta-Aurelia beat Lawton-Bronson, 27-7

No. 7 North Tama beat North Mahaska, 61-0

No. 8 Algona Garrigan lost to Emmetsburg, 13-8

No. 9 Council Bluffs St. Albert lost to Carroll Kuemper, 27-3

No. 10 Avoca AHSTW lost to Underwood, 55-6

No. 10 Westwood beat Akron-Westfield, 41-6

 

8-PLAYER

No. 1 Don Bosco beat Gladbrook-Reinbeck, 44-0

No. 2 Fremont-Mills beat Exira-EHK, 50-2

No. 3 Audubon lost to No. 7 Remsen St. Mary’s, 26-25

No. 4 Newell-Fonda beat Collins-Maxwell, 52-44

No. 5 Turkey Valley beat Ackley AGWSR, 56-6

No. 6 New London was idle

No. 7 Remsen St. Mary’s beat No. 3 Audubon, 26-25

No. 8 Iowa Valley was idle

No. 9 Southeast Warren beat Griswold, 57-6

No. 10 Glidden-Ralston beat West Bend-Mallard, 60-42

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