With the midpoint of the high school football season fast approaching, the best teams in the state are starting to emerge, and Coatesville is at the top of the list, according to a report in the Harrisburg Patriot-News.
The Patriot-News recently ranked the Top 12 teams in Pennsylvania, regardless of classification. The Red Raiders (4-0) took the top spot.
Coatesville has road victories over Harrisburg and Bishop Shanahan and home wins against Middletown (N.J.) South and Cumberland Valley.
The Class 6A team has it all this season. It is big, balanced, and physical, led by athletic quarterback Ricky Ortega. His playmakers include running back Aaron Young and wide receiver Dapree Bryant.
Coatesville squares off against Henderson tonight in a Ches-Mont League showdown.
Read more about the Red Raiders in the Harrisburg Patriot-News here.