St. Joseph High School sophomore quarterback A'Laam Horne, left, breaks free from Hammonton's Christopher Tomasello (34) and Davi Maimone (1) on his way to scoring a touchdown Saturday. The Wildcats, who won 28-21, will play St. Mary, of Rutherford, for the state Non-Public 1 championship Saturday in Ewing Township. The Wildcats are ranked second in The Press Elite 11 this week.

Staff photo by Edward Lea

One weekend remains in the high school football season.

Two Cape-Atlantic League schools and one from southern Ocean County will be among the teams playing for championships Friday and Sunday.

St. Joseph, of Hammonton, will play St. Mary of Rutherford for the state Non-Public I title at 1 p.m. Saturday at The College of New Jersey in Ewing Township.

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Barnegat will meet Delsea Regional for the S.J. Group III title at 4 p.m. Saturday at Rowan University in Glassboro.

Holy Spirit will face DePaul for the state Non-Public II title at 1 p.m. Sunday at Rutgers University in New Brunswick.

Holy Spirit and St. Joseph retain the top two spots in The Press Elite 11 this week. Holy Spirit has been ranked No. 1 since the season began.

The Press Elite 11

A ranking of teams that compete for South Jersey titles and non-public schools in Atlantic; Burlington; Camden; Cape May; Cumberland; Gloucester; Salem and southern Ocean County. Rankings selected by The Press high school sports staff based on staff observation, research and interviews with players and coaches. Last week's ranking in parentheses.

1. Holy Spirit (1) 11-0

2. St. Joseph (2) 10-1

3. Cherokee (3) 10-1

4. Eastern (4) 10-1

5. Timber Creek (5) 10-1

6. Millville (6) 8-3

7. Shawnee (7) 8-3

8. Barnegat (9) 10-1

9. Haddonfield (10) 9-2

10. Camden (8) 10-1

11. Kingsway Regional (unranked) 8-3



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