PD Preps Football Rankings: Week 6

No. 4 Rancho Cotate hosts No. 3 Cardinal Newman on Friday. (Photo by Crista Jeremiason, The Press Democrat)

No. 4 Rancho Cotate hosts No. 3 Cardinal Newman on Friday. (Photo by Crista Jeremiason, The Press Democrat)

The PD Preps Football Rankings are voted on by The Press Democrat sports staff:

LARGE SCHOOLS
1. Windsor (5-0, 2-0 NBL): Jaguars get first NBL road test Friday night at Montgomery.
2. Analy (4-1, 1-0 SCL): Tigers bounced back from loss at McClymonds with a romp in SCL opener.
3. Cardinal Newman (3-2, 2-0 NBL): Cardinals have scored 56, 48 and 42 points in their three wins.
4. Rancho Cotate (3-2, 2-0 NBL): Cougars scoring 47.6 points per game in three-game winning streak.
5. Montgomery (2-3, 1-1 NBL): Vikings need defense (29.8 ppg) to catch up with offense (19.2 ppg)
Others receiving votes: Petaluma (4-2, 1-1 SCL)

SMALL SCHOOLS
1. St. Helena (5-0, 2-0 NCL I): Game of the year in NCL I on Friday — Middletown at St. Helena.
2. Middletown (4-1, 2-0 NCL I): Strong Mustangs defense on a roll since opening loss to Salesian.
3. Kelseyville (4-1, 1-1 NCL I): Knights gutted out tough win at Cloverdale after suffering first loss.
4. Cloverdale (3-2, 1-1 NCL I): Throw out loss to Berean and Eagles D is giving up 7.0 points per game.
5. Tomales (4-1, 1-0 NCL II): Braves travel to Calistoga in first half of league’s home-and-home set-up.
Others receiving votes: Fort Bragg (3-2, 1-1 NCL I)