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Monday, November 14, 2011
Week 10 rankings: C-C riding upward

By By Mike Grimala

In a battle for DCL supremacy, Concord-Carlisle and Lincoln-Sudbury went toe-to-toe on Friday night before C-C pulled away in the second half for a 27-0 victory. Both teams came into the game undefeated, and they slugged their way through the first half before going into the break tied at 0-0. The second half was a different story, however, as Concord-Carlisle's running game began to gain traction. C-C ran for 250 yards in the second half, led by senior George Craan (164 yards, 2 TDs) and Tyquan Culbreath (109 yards, 2 TDs).

The win pushed Concord-Carlisle from No. 9 to No. 6 in the POWERADE state rankings, while L-S tumbled out of the Top 10.

No. 1 Everett cruised to a 42-20 win over Malden to clinch the GBL title for the 17th consecutive season. The Crimson Tide are now locked into a first-round playoff matchup against Lynn English.

POWERADE State Rankings — Week 10
  1. Everett (10-0) — Defeated Malden, 42-20 (last week: No. 1)
  2. Duxbury (10-0) — Defeated Hingham, 34-7 (last week: No. 2)
  3. BC High (7-3) — Defeated St. John's Prep, 7-0 (last week: No. 3)
Click here for complete POWERADE state rankings.